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Blackbird: Segregation makes a comeback

Is it a good idea to have 14 percent of the U.S. population separate itself from the rest, even through a browser?

By Dec. 10, 2008


Open Source Segregation

Pennsylvania high school discriminates against student attempting to use open source browser for classroom assignment. Hairspray meets Firefox!

By Dec. 17, 2007


Google bestows author Zora Neale Hurston her own doodle

Showing an illustrated portrait of the writer, along with a backdrop that easily fits into her acclaimed novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God," the Web giant pays homage to the great American author.

By Jan. 7, 2014


Google's peaceful Martin Luther King Jr. doodle

Google's homage on Martin Luther King Jr. day is a simple and serene depiction of a great man.

By Jan. 20, 2014


Artist vacuum-seals couples for portrait series

Japanese photographer bundles couples in plastic, then snaps their picture. The results are captivating and strange--and available for viewing in a book and iPad app.

By Jan. 18, 2012


Cloud-computing security risks (Gartner)

Check out Gartner's list of Cloud security risks.

By Jul. 2, 2008


Murderer's Facebook page boasts bong pics from prison

A convicted murderer in a medium-security prison posts Facebook pictures of himself, taken on a BlackBerry, with a knife, a bong, and even of his daughter shooting guns.

By Dec. 1, 2010


CA acquires identity management firm IDFocus

The acquisition of IDFocus and its identity management technology is a move to bolster CA's security offerings.

By Oct. 7, 2008


Won't buy Apple products anymore? Then don't stop there

In the wake of some calls for an Apple boycott, it's worth noting that human-intensive mass production has faced problems with abysmal working conditions in just about every major industrial economy.

By Jan. 29, 2012


Black musicians and piracy: Friends or foes?

An NPD study indicates that black Americans are more likely to listen to pirated music. Should black musicians care?

By Apr. 10, 2012