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Poll: how do you watch or procure TV shows?

It used to be so simple, to watch TV you flicked on a, well, TV. Maybe if you knew you weren't going to be home, or two must-watch shows were on at once, you'd use a VCR. Simple. Oh so simple.

By February 29, 2012

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Microsoft eases procurement of WP7 dev phones

Microsoft is simplifying the process of picking up a development device for Windows Phone 7. CNET also tracks developer and app momentum for the platform.

By February 4, 2011

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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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Sony said to fix development, eying Apple, Samsung

Sony is looking to take on component procurement behemoths Samsung and Apple as it revamps its product development, according to a Japan report.

By March 19, 2014

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Federal procurement must change to account for open source

Both government and industry need to alter the way that open-source software is purchased.

By November 6, 2007

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Google gets halt of Microsoft contract with Interior Dept.

Judge says there were deficiencies in the procurement process that led to U.S. government agency preparing to grant $49.3 million contract to Microsoft for e-mail system.

By January 5, 2011

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IT's new sheriff: The Open Data Center Alliance

The new organization includes more than 70 global IT leaders, representing $50 billion dollars in annual IT spend. They've banded together to learn from each other and together influence IT procurement.

By October 29, 2010

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Apple devices banned as Chinese government purchases -- report

The iPad and MacBook are apparently no longer on a list of products approved for government use due to security concerns, Bloomberg reports.

By August 6, 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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Open source 'reduces risk,' federal agency's CIO says

U.S. General Services Administration, which manages a big chunk of the government's procurement dollars, is leaning heavily on open-source software.

By April 17, 2008