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MegaUpload lawyer: U.S. misunderstands the business

Lawyer for MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom asks New Zealand court to release him on bail, saying he's innocent of piracy and money-laundering charges against him. Lawyers for the U.S. say DotCom is an "extreme" flight risk.

By January 23, 2012

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Forrester misunderstands its 'intellectual property'

Analysts who think their analysis becomes more valuable the less they give away miss a crucial point: the most valuable analysis is the live application of knowledge, not the packaging of it.

By February 10, 2010

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Freeview misunderstanding quashed, but SBS still wants new standard

The network needs MPEG-4 technology — a more efficient method for compressing digital TV signals than the MPEG-2 technology currently in use — to expand beyond its current two digital channels.

By March 20, 2009

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Researcher: Misunderstandings surround RFID in use today

In particular, the general public doesn't get how RFID technology works within e-passports and credit cards, which could create unnecessary risk.

By April 14, 2008

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Outsourcing and its misunderstandings

Cornell student writes a thoughtful essay on outsourcing.

By November 1, 2004

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Oops! Thanks to Twitter, penny stock Tweeter jumps 684%

A down-on-its-luck home electronics company saw its stock go through the roof today. The only reason? Its stock ticker is almost the same as Twitter's.

By October 4, 2013

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Y Combinator's Paul Graham defends foreign accent comments

Outrage aside, Paul Graham sticks to the facts as he sees them: Startup founders with strong foreign accents are less likely to win VC funding.

By August 30, 2013

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Modern love: Introducing the social-media prenup

Some couples are resorting to written agreements about what can be posted and where. Financial penalties for transgression are imposed.

By June 6, 2014

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NSA whistleblower: U.S has been hacking into China, Hong Kong

Former CIA employee Edward Snowden says the NSA's controversial PRISM program extends to China and Hong Kong, according to an interview with a Hong Kong newspaper.

By June 13, 2013

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Hey, Mt. Gox: I want my two dollars! (or my .02 bitcoin)

Once the titan of the bitcoin world, Mt. Gox has fallen as quickly as the currency rose over the past year. Crave's Eric Mack is among those counting his losses, even if they don't add up to much.

By February 25, 2014