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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By May 20, 2015

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Microsoft doubles down on Office apps, services for Android tablets

LG and Sony, plus more than a dozen regional device makers sign deals with Microsoft to bundle Office apps and services -- such as Word, OneNote and Skype -- on their Android devices.

By May 26, 2015

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For LG, even modest sales of its newest smartphone would be a big win

Its low bar is a far cry from iPhone sales volumes. But hitting the mark would show steady improvement for LG, still angling for that sweet spot in the hearts and minds of consumers.

By April 29, 2015

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This new Amazon store really means business

The retail giant launches Amazon Business, posing a new challenge to chains such as Staples and promising hard-to-find goods ranging from antibodies to industrial deep fryers.

By April 28, 2015

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Lenovo's Superfish screwup highlights biggest problem in software

By not properly vetting the Superfish adware, Lenovo became the most recent unwitting example of broken links in the software supply chain.

By February 27, 2015

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Waiting for Mr. Right goes against evolutionary grain, says research

Technically Incorrect: A report by researchers at Michigan State University suggests we're hardwired to skip Mr. or Ms. Right in favor of Mr./Ms. Right Now.

By February 7, 2015

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Why is the FCC considering a new system for phone number portability? No good reason

Commentary: After years of delay, the FCC seems poised to switch vendors for the local telephone number portability database. That could be a big mistake.

By January 5, 2015

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China: Apple products not banned from government purchases

The country's Procurement Center, its Finance Ministry, and Apple itself say the iPhone maker never applied to be on the government's list of approved energy-saving products, according to Reuters.

By August 8, 2014

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The worst bosses aren't like Darth Vader anymore

Buried in a survey about work software is the revelation that the boss who makes workers life a misery is more like Mr. Burns from 'The Simpsons.'

By August 19, 2014

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Apple's China listing status not a ban, says new report

New reports call into question a Bloomberg story that claimed China has banned certain Apple products from government buying.

By August 7, 2014