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self-congratulations

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Hey Global Payments, where's the apology?

commentary The payments company was all about reassurances that a data loss problem was contained, but lacked any real contrition for allowing the breach in the first place.

By April 2, 2012

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Google+ Hangouts come to posts and mobile devices

The Web giant makes its videoconferencing service in Google+ easier to launch, giving users the opportunity to start a face-to-face chat directly from a post in the social-networking site.

By December 14, 2011

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Thank you, Marissa Mayer. Now don't mess this up

Yahoo's new CEO choice signals a sea change in the way women in Silicon Valley and the business world present themselves. But the stakes are high.

By July 17, 2012

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Medal of Honor: Warfighter (Xbox 360)

Medal of Honor: Warfighter doesn't merge its cliched parts into a satisfying whole, making it just another middle-of-the-road military shooter.

November 10, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating November 10, 2012
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Medal of Honor: Warfighter (PC)

Medal of Honor: Warfighter doesn't merge its cliched parts into a satisfying whole, making it just another middle-of-the-road military shooter.

November 1, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating November 1, 2012
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The 404 570: Where we buy Palm for five bucks and a coke (podcast)

We talk about HP's sneak-attack purchase of Palm; Comcast gets a dubious distinction; and we spend time with our favorite movie series "Back to the Future."

By April 29, 2010

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'Governor' Meg Whitman? Um, no

In these post-Wall Street meltdown, post-Bernie Madoff, post-bailout times, the reception to another filthy rich dot-commie will be lukewarm, at best.

By January 7, 2009

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Turning to Twitter after China quake

Microblogging service gets lit up with first-, second-, third- and many-hand information about various personal experiences, and hundreds of links to other reports.

By May 12, 2008

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Intricate space surgery revives Hubble camera

Spacewalker John Grunsfeld, operating on the Hubble Space Telescope, pulls off a dramatic repair, helping to bring a dead camera back to life.

By May 16, 2009

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An obituary for the floppy: RIP the 3.5 incher

PC World says it will no longer sell floppy disks. Is this the death of the much-hated 3.5-inch wonder? Let us know what you think...

By January 31, 2007