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Defense contractors eye cybersecurity bonanza

Boeing, Lockheed, Raytheon, and others are getting ready for an expected boom in federal outlays to protect government computer networks.

By Jan. 1, 2009

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Man sues gov't for harassment, blames Google's autocomplete

A former government contractor says he was fired after Google's search engine autocompleted his attempted "How to make a radio-controlled airplane" by offering the word "bomb."

By Dec. 12, 2013

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What's next for MSN.com?

As budgets tighten and priorities are realigned in the newly reorganized Microsoft, MSN.com has cut loose some of its part-time employees.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Uber: Our poaching tactics 'likely too aggressive'

Gett, a black car service in NYC, says Uber tried to lure away its drivers by using dirty tricks. But Uber denies accusations of "denial of service"-style attacks.

By Jan. 24, 2014

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NSA never heard CIA's concerns about Snowden -- report

The CIA suspected that then-employee Edward Snowden wanted to break into classified computer files, a new report says. But that didn't prevent Snowden from moving on to a job as a contractor with the NSA.

By Oct. 11, 2013

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Assange: Critics got lucky because NSA had no PR strategy

Though the WikiLeaks founder and critics like Edward Snowden were forced into exile, they took advantage of the previously-silent NSA's lack of experience at spinning public opinion, Assange told SXSW.

By Mar. 8, 2014

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Verizon to get on board NYC subways

Cellular voice and data services will be available across 36 subway stops.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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Want .luxury or .menu address? GoDaddy begins preregistrations

The registrar powerhouse lets customers sign up early to use four new Internet domains, early arrivals among hundreds that are coming online.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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IBM bows out of fight with Amazon for $600M CIA deal

Big Blue withdraws its bid to run the US spy agency's private cloud, ceding to Amazon, which originally won the contract.

By Oct. 30, 2013