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Berners-Lee warns against changes to Net at UN conclave

World Wide Web's inventor becomes the latest technology notable to raise red flag over proposals being voted on this week at Dubai conference.

By Dec. 4, 2012

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Even an SaaS conclave is discounting rates

You might assume that even events geared for schmoozers at the high end of the IT food chain can hold the line. Not the case--not even for SaaS Summit 09.

By Mar. 5, 2009

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Vatican smoke signals: The science behind the smoke

White smoke indicates that a new pope has been chosen, while black smoke signifies no decision. But where does the color come from?

By Mar. 12, 2013

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NSA says nope to spying on pope

The agency says in a statement that a report in an Italian magazine that it "has targeted" the Vatican is false.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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Tim Berners-Lee warns against governments controlling the Web

With NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in mind, Berners-Lee says the Web should be protected against control by governments and corporations.

By Jun. 26, 2013

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The new papacy and new media

Cardinals at the conclave to choose a new pope were told to surrender their cell phones, but smartphones, tablets, and social media proved key to yesterday's big papal announcement.

By Mar. 14, 2013

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'Pope Alarm' alerts pope-arazzi when smoke turns white

Not following the live Vatican smoke cam? Sign up online to get instantly notified via text or e-mail when the next pontiff is picked.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Vatican reactivates pope's @Pontifex Twitter account

The pope's Twitter handle is live again as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio steps up to lead the Catholic Church and sends his first tweet.

By Mar. 13, 2013

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By Mar. 13, 2013

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Michael Dell ups buyout offer; shareholder vote pushed off to Aug. 2

The founder of PC maker Dell, along with partner Silver Lake, promise to pay $13.75 per share to take the company private.

By Jul. 24, 2013