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Google's Project Glass: Terminator-like functionality, but Terminator style?

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Google's Project Glass: Terminator-like functionality, but Terminator style?

Like Google, Oakley Has Been Working on Its Own ‘Project Glass’

Google generated a lot of buzz over its effort to display information on eyeglasses, Terminator-style. Less clear is whether the search giant can create something cool enough that would make someone like Arnold Schwarzenegger want to wear it. Crafting a...

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Opponents of a cyber intelligence bill worry that Web companies would give the U.S. user data in the name of whatever, under the guise of Internet security.

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Opponents of a cyber intelligence bill worry that Web companies would give the U.S. user data in the name of whatever, under the guise of Internet security.

Facebook Explains Why It Likes What Some Call ‘The Next SOPA’

Just as Internet activists were whipping up another cyber protest over a proposed law, Facebook, which runs one of the largest websites, came to the bill’s defense. The contentious legislation, called the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, would open...

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Some security experts have questioned whether Apple reacted quickly enough to protect its users from a known security hole in Java.

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Some security experts have questioned whether Apple reacted quickly enough to protect its users from a known security hole in Java.

Are You Among 600,000 Whose Mac Was Hacked? Law Isn’t on Your Side

Earlier this month, Apple closed a serious security hole. It was too late. More than 600,000 Mac computers were infected with malicious software that hijacked Google results, replacing them with spam links. This was no run-of-the-mill hacking attack: The target...

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos holds up the Kindle Fire at a news conference last year.

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos holds up the Kindle Fire at a news conference last year.

Google’s Page ‘Quite Focused’ on Lower Ends of Tablet Market

Where does Google see its future in the tablet market? Try the bargain bin. Responding to a question about tablets during the company’s earnings call today, Google Chief Executive Larry Page said: “We definitely believe that there is going to...

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Facebook's F8 developers conference in San Francisco in  2011. His company is expanding the type of historical personal data that users can download.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Facebook's F8 developers conference in San Francisco in 2011. His company is expanding the type of historical personal data that users can download.

All That Data Facebook Collects? It’s Sharing a Bit More With You

Facebook is unlocking more of the data it keeps on its 845 million members, allowing users to download an expanded history of their activities on the social network. The company will begin bundling information about friend requests sent, a person’s...

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The Justice Department quoted from the biography 'Steve Jobs' in its antitrust case.

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The Justice Department quoted from the biography 'Steve Jobs' in its antitrust case.

‘Steve Jobs’ Bio Gives Justice Dept. Ammo for E-book Lawsuit

Steve Jobs was a notoriously private person and ran his company similarly, but near the end of his life, the Apple co-founder volunteered some of his secrets for an authorized biography. Now, some of those remarks are being used as...

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A new poll found that more than a third of respondents had an unfavorable opinion of  Twitter.

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A new poll found that more than a third of respondents had an unfavorable opinion of Twitter.

‘Tweeting Is for the Birds,’ Says Poll

Twitter Inc. may not want to tweet this: More than a third of adults have an unfavorable opinion of the micro-blogging site, almost equal to the percentage who have a favorable view of it, according to a new poll. Search giant...

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In tech, big dollar acquisitions make both buyer and seller puff up in the public eye.

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In tech, big dollar acquisitions make both buyer and seller puff up in the public eye.

Instagram’s Billion Dollar Price, and Facebook’s ‘Do It Big’ Imperative

Here’s a riddle: if Instagram is worth $1 billion, how much is Facebook itself worth? You might take a few seconds to think about that, because Mark Zuckerberg probably has. And if you really want to appreciate all the facets...

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