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Mozilla courts influential coders with special-purpose Firefox

Firefox got its first boost when Web programmers flocked to it a decade ago. Now Mozilla is trying that strategy afresh with a coder-focused version of the browser.

By November 3, 2014

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The most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia

The father of modern taxonomy beats Shakespeare, Jesus and Napoleon as the most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia PageRank figures.

By June 11, 2014

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Acer again takes aim at Windows RT, says it's not 'so influential'

Acer Chairman J.T. Wang says his company wants "to be realistic" about the operating system -- and has not yet decided to launch a device running the software.

By June 3, 2013

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​Adobe buys into stock-art business with $800M Fotolia deal

The company now tallies 3.45 million Creative Cloud customers, but the average subscriber is paying less. Adobe says the acquisition of Fotolia should improve its financial picture.

By December 12, 2014

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Apple lawyer sums up iPod antitrust trial: 'This is all made up'

The jury hears closing arguments in a class action case about the decisions made almost a decade ago to limit competitors' access to Apple's iPod.

By December 15, 2014

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Tech West at CES 2015: Where we put the spotlight on tech up-and-comers

We're cooking up something new at CES this year. If you've got a prototype for the next big thing, bring it by our booth at Tech West for a chance to have your product featured in a CNET First Look video.

By December 16, 2014

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Mozilla makes Firefox for iOS a priority again

In a major reversal, Firefox's leader tells Mozilla community members he wants the open-source browser on Apple's mobile devices. A better mobile presence is key for Firefox's future.

By December 3, 2014

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Revamped Firefox to play up new search options

Mozilla's open-source browser now makes your search-engine choices more prominent. That could speed up specialty searches with sites such as eBay or Wikipedia.

By November 26, 2014

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There can be only Tom: Cruise linked to Highlander reboot

After a run of sci-fi movies, Cruise could take over the Sean Connery role in a reboot of the immortal franchise.

By November 20, 2014

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Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo

Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

By November 19, 2014