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Microsoft to U.S. expats in U.K.: Don't bring your guns

A booklet designed to help American Microsoft workers adjust to life in Cambridge, England, reminds them not to bring their guns. It reminds them not to bring dead animals either.

By March 14, 2013

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Indian ex-pats in the Valley

A Silicon Valley executive believes things are a lot better for Indian ex-pats than when he first immigrated in the late 1960s.

By May 11, 2004

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Going on an extended international trip? Get a local SIM

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers two travelers some insight on the best ways to save money on their wireless service while traveling abroad.

By July 23, 2014

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Instagram grows in China, despite ban on parent Facebook

While Facebook itself is blocked by the Chinese government, Facebook-owned Instagram is growing fast in that country.

By June 11, 2014

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John McAfee brings his 'Where's Waldo' act to Portland

After his deportation to the U.S., the peripatetic software millionaire says he's had it with the sun -- for now.

By January 11, 2013

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John McAfee blogs on the run

Embroiled in an international murder mystery, the founder of the ubiquitous antivirus software just might be the worst over-sharer on the Internet.

By December 11, 2012

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Privacy at peril: From one tweet, a full-blown hack

One tweet was enough to start a chain reaction of information-gathering that could have rivaled the work of a government intelligence agency. And with data, a hacker could have ended up ruining one man's life.

By March 6, 2014

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Olympic athletes score big on Facebook

The achievements of many Olympic athletes have translated into a surge in their popularity on the social network.

By August 13, 2012

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Antivirus pioneer McAfee sought for questioning in murder case

According to CBS, police in Belize are investigating the shooting death of American expat Gregory Faull and want to question John McAfee, a neighbor who had quarreled with him recently.

By November 12, 2012

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Tim Berners-Lee: 25 years on, the Web still needs work (Q&A)

The World Wide Web is a smashing technological success. But the man who invented it wants it to break down more cultural barriers, thwart government snooping, and let the Web run applications not just house documents.

By March 11, 2014