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10.13.11
Dennis Ritchie, pioneer of C programming language and Unix, reported dead at age 70
10.13.11

Dennis Ritchie, pioneer of C programming language and Unix, reported dead at age 70

We're getting reports today that Dennis Ritchie, the man who created the C programming language and...

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10.03.11
Zune is dead, long live Zune
10.03.11

Zune is dead, long live Zune

Like Zune's own Business Development Manager once said, all consumer electronics products have a...

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08.05.11
Google Dictionary slams shut forever, world unsurprisingly at a loss for words
08.05.11

Google Dictionary slams shut forever, world unsurprisingly at a loss for words

close    /v. kloʊz; adj., adv. kloʊs or, for 51, kloʊz; n. kloʊz for 59, 60, 63–6...

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07.07.11
Augen mysteriously dies, dirt-cheap Android tablets can't keep it afloat
07.07.11

Augen mysteriously dies, dirt-cheap Android tablets can't keep it afloat

Tragic. Just tragic. It seems like just yesterday we were dashing to our local Kmart in hopes of...

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07.04.11
Zune Originals shut down, humans revert to being average and uncreative
07.04.11

Zune Originals shut down, humans revert to being average and uncreative

Hard to believe that Microsoft's been offering consumers the ability to customize their Zune purc...

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06.16.11
Alan Haberman, barcode advocate, dies at 81
06.16.11

Alan Haberman, barcode advocate, dies at 81

A man whose impact on the world is nearly unfathomable died Sunday. Alan L. Haberman, supermarket-ex...

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05.31.11
Danger's iconic Hiptop fades away / the Sidekick is here to stay
05.31.11

Danger's iconic Hiptop fades away / the Sidekick is here to stay

At the turn of the millennium, three men formed Danger Incorporated, which went on to create a sm...

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05.28.11
Google pinpoints shutdown dates for Wave, Translate APIs (amongst others)
05.28.11

Google pinpoints shutdown dates for Wave, Translate APIs (amongst others)

'Tis a sad day in the world of Google... at least for developers who use any of a handful of ill-...

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04.23.11
Norio Ohga, former Sony chairman and multimedia pioneer, dies at 81
04.23.11

Norio Ohga, former Sony chairman and multimedia pioneer, dies at 81

There's more sad news out of Japan this morning, we're afraid -- Sony is reporting that former chair...

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