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Get ShareMouse KVM software for $10 per PC

Control one or more networked computers from a single mouse and keyboard. Normally $30 per license, this today-only deal is a Cheapskate exclusive!

By October 1, 2012


Google pays coders to improve open-source security

A new program aims to build deeper security mechanisms into open-source software. Perhaps it will keep security experts from contracting with nefarious hackers or the NSA instead.

By October 10, 2013


Gang foiled in plot to take over Santander UK's computers

A criminal gang tried to take control of Santander's computers to steal millions, and they used some pretty basic tech, too.

By September 14, 2013


Microsoft's Mouse without Borders makes the KVM obsolete

Microsoft experimental software division's new Mouse without Borders makes it dead simple to control multiple PCs with a single set of input devices.

By September 12, 2011


We're not paying enough for apps

CNET's Rafe Needleman tries to convince a developer he's charging too much for his utility and ends up convincing himself that a lot of software is underpriced.

By February 24, 2012


Open Virtualization Alliance adds 100-plus members

Virtualization might prove to be the next Linux, with a groundswell of vendors supporting open virtualization technologies.

By September 19, 2011


Microsoft's Mouse Without Borders connects four PCs

New software lets you flit between four PCs with one mouse and keyboard, and even copy and paste between them. Let the sharing commence.

By September 12, 2011


Logitech Wireless Touchpad brings gesture controls to PCs

In Microsoft's vision of the future, you'll only need one input device for multiple computers, but who said it has to be a mouse? Logitech launched its Wireless Touchpad today that gives PC users a chance to pinch, point, and scroll their way across the screen.

By September 13, 2011


IBM's acquisitions and strategy for 2011 (Q&A)

Steve Mills, IBM software and hardware chief, sits down with CNET to discuss Big Blue's acquisition strategy for 2011.

By December 9, 2010


From Macs to MAC addresses, your questions answered

CNET to the Rescue listeners this week wonder what laptops to buy and how to make their networks, you know, work. Also, Rafe loves Chrome even more now that it's got Instant Search baked in.

By October 6, 2010