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malpractice

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Does cloud computing need malpractice safeguards?

With the value of consumer's online information increasing every year, do the old "you can't blame us" mentality of software and Internet-based services have to go?

By Nov. 1, 2009

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Play more 'Warcraft,' get sued for malpractice less

A report from the Boston Herald that video games are good for you.

By Aug. 18, 2008

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Bing strives to develop 'right to be forgotten' feature

Yes, Bing also has to comply with an EU ruling ordering search engines to honor requests to remove search result links.

By Jun. 12, 2014

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You can now ask Google to remove links about you

Following an EU ruling on the "right to be forgotten," Google has recruited an expert panel to decide whether to remove links that you don't want the world to see.

By May. 30, 2014

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Olympus cuts forecast, denies SLRs are dead

Olympus is the latest imaging company to slash its profit forecast, reflecting a growing trend of consumers turning to smartphones rather than cameras.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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James Bond had a drinking problem, researchers conclude

Agent 007's love of "shaken, not stirred" martinis may have been a result of alcohol-induced tremors, say the authors of a silly study examining Bond's health. They also estimate he'd die by 56.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Google spars with Spain over data privacy

The search giant and Spanish officials can't agree on when data should be deleted from Google's pages.

By Feb. 26, 2013

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U.K. inquiry clears climate scientists in e-mail row

A second investigation into the incident finds no evidence of scientific malpractice but criticizes the unit's handling of statistics.

By Apr. 14, 2010

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Researchers cite 'dramatic' increase in CT scans for kids

Even though the appendicitis rate for kids hasn't gone up, the percentage of children who get CT scans after going to the ER for stomach pain has skyrocketed, raising cancer concerns.

By Oct. 8, 2012

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Frauds: An ugly, old journalism tradition

ZDNet uncovered the duplicity of a blogger at another tech Web site. But while the medium (and the pay) has changed, bunco artists are nothing new in media.

By Feb. 22, 2010