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The 404 348: Where we need a doctor's opinion

On today's show, find out ways that kids now are using abbreviations in text messages to hide things from their parents. Apparently, "RU/18" is something that kids these days are getting on their cell phones. Also, Pfizer is giving away free three-month supplies of Viagra and Lipitor because of the recession, but only if you were on the drugs before you got laid off. We hope Justin isn't itching to get fired for this deal.

By May 26, 2009


Leaked memo details Apple's anticounterfeit plan

A newly unearthed 2008 memo from the U.S. embassy in Beijing, which was acquired by WikiLeaks, details how Apple began tightening the screws on Chinese counterfeiting operations.

By August 30, 2011


Pzifer investigated for internal data breach

17,000 of the pharmaceutical company's employees may have had their personal data exposed on a Web site.

By June 12, 2007


Amazon Web Services slices S3 prices

"We're lowering prices for S3 by 24 percent to 27 percent in all regions," says Andy Jassy, senior VP of Amazon Web Services; he also knocks old-guard tech rivals.

By November 28, 2012


SOPA's most aggressive defender: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Supporters of the Stop Online Piracy Act, widely opposed by technology companies, have a secret weapon to win Republican support. It's the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

By November 30, 2011


Copyright Office will endorse SOPA anti-piracy bill

The U.S. Copyright Office plans to endorse the controversial Hollywood-backed bill called the Stop Online Piracy Act.

By November 15, 2011


USA Today's Twitter account falls victim to hackers

Same group that hacked NBC News' Twitter account earlier this month apparently grabs hold of USA Today's Twitter feed and fires off a clutch of messages.

By September 25, 2011


The lost prototype iPhone a year later: Can Apple keep a secret?

There's no shortage of blogs claiming to possess photos, video and 3D renderings of the unreleased iPhone 5. The good news for Apple is it doesn't appear to have misplaced any prototypes lately.

By August 31, 2012


Red Hat: Solve enterprise waste through open source

The big opportunity for Red Hat may not be in selling software, but rather in corralling contributions from its IT customers.

By June 19, 2008


Intel open-source expert heads to start-up

A long-time open-source insider has moved to Revolution Computing, a start-up focused on the R programming language and programming tools for multicore chips.

By March 23, 2009