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How Lucasfilm corralled J.J. Abrams to direct next 'Star Wars'

The Hollywood Reporter details Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy's cajoling of the "Star Trek" director and drops a bomb: The next "Star Wars" may not be ready by 2015.

By January 30, 2013

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'Steve Jobs' biography: A wealth of detail

Walter Isaacson's biography of the Apple leader has been released. Here's a look at what's in the book.

By October 23, 2011

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Google is many things -- but not an illegal monopoly

opinion The FTC is leaning toward suing Google, but Google's critics have yet to lay out a serious legal case against the company.

By October 25, 2012

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Gates still richest in U.S.; Zuckerberg tops Jobs

Forbes' list of the richest Americans has some familiar faces from the technology world but also some rather unexpected rankings.

By September 22, 2010

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Reporters' Roundtable episode 100: 11 predictions for 11/11/11

Special guest Tom Merritt joins Rafe Needleman on the 100th episode of the Roundtable to argue over 11 tech predictions for the next 11 years.

By November 11, 2011

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Motorola hit looms for Google earnings today

Analysts are fretting about Google's Motorola Mobility acquisition, as well as competition from Facebook.

By October 13, 2011

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Larry Magid's 1984 review of the original Macintosh

In January 1984, Steve Jobs--whom I described in my Macintosh review as "Apple's young chairman"--gave me a preview of the original 128K Macintosh. As you can tell from the review, I was very impressed. Thousands of reviews later, I still am.

By January 22, 2009

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Photography may be older than you think

A new theory put forward by photo historian Larry J. Schaaf may mean that an photographic image was created circa 1805 instead of 1839, making it the earliest known photo.

By April 10, 2008

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Cypress' T.J. Rodgers on solar, politics, and capitalism, part 2

q&a In the second half of a two-part interview, we ask the chief executive of Cypress Semiconductor about the lack of silicon in Silicon Valley, the company's solar subsidiary, and his political views.

By March 7, 2008

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Cypress' T.J. Rodgers on solar, politics, and capitalism, part 1

q&a In part 1 of a two-part interview, we ask the chief executive of Cypress Semiconductor about the company's solar subsidiary, his tempestuous tenure on Dartmouth's board, and his political views.

By March 6, 2008