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Mozilla Labs vetting user talent for new products

Want to work on the next cool Mozilla project? The company is vetting community talent by leveraging you as part of a giant think tank.

By Aug. 5, 2008


Legal vetting clears open-source project--again

The Software Freedom Law Center declares the OpenHAL wireless network driver doesn't infringe copyright of Atheros' proprietary software.

By Jul. 31, 2007


Next Microsoft CEO: After Thanksgiving, before Christmas?

The absence of news about Steve Ballmer's replacement continues but perhaps not much longer. For the rank-and-file, the word can't come soon enough.

By Nov. 20, 2013


Rumor redux: So why not John Thompson as Microsoft CEO?

After striking out with Plan A, there's a stronger-than-ever case for why Microsoft ought to go with Plan B.

By Jan. 21, 2014


iPhone 5S and 5C without O2 4G until November

O2 4G won't be turned on for the iPhone on day one, and you may be waiting until November.

By Sep. 12, 2013


Upstart.com aims to be a Kickstarter for college grads

Rather than invest in a company or product, why not invest in a person? Founders of Palo Alto-based Upstart have come up with a system where backers fund people based on their potential.

By Apr. 29, 2013


Microsoft names Satya Nadella new CEO

The new CEO replaces Steve Ballmer and will take the reins as Bill Gates steps down as chairman, but remains a "technology advisor."

By Feb. 4, 2014


Twitter too complicated for newcomers, says CEO

Dick Costolo says that users of the information network have created their own "remarkable language" that's difficult for outsiders to understand.

By May. 29, 2013


What to do with the gifts you hate

Receive a gift this holiday season you can't stand? Not sure what to do with it? Here's some ideas to get the most out of the gifts you hate.

By Dec. 26, 2012


Foggy Bottom's future social-media approach? Hold that tweet

Word has it that the U.S. State Department is drafting new rules that would involve extensive review of tweets and blogs prior to their publication.

By Dec. 5, 2012