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12.07.12
AMD cuts silicon wafer order by three quarters, gets a nasty fine
12.07.12

AMD cuts silicon wafer order by three quarters, gets a nasty fine

If you're in need of a concrete example of how the chip-making industry is trickier than ever, and...

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08.09.12
Google to pay $22.5 million to settle FTC charges over tracking cookies in Apple's Safari browser
08.09.12

Google to pay $22.5 million to settle FTC charges over tracking cookies in Apple's Safari browser

Google has agreed to pay a $22.5 million penalty to settle its dispute with the FTC, over the comp...

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07.12.12
AUO, LG, Toshiba pay $571 million to settle LCD price fixing lawsuit, broken record keeps skipping
07.12.12

AUO, LG, Toshiba pay $571 million to settle LCD price fixing lawsuit, broken record keeps skipping

The way LCD price fixing lawsuits keep popping up and settling in short order, you'd think they we...

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03.31.12
Weibo services 'punished' for Beijing coup rumors, comments temporarily disabled
03.31.12

Weibo services 'punished' for Beijing coup rumors, comments temporarily disabled

For a country who doesn't really do April Fools' Day, you know China means business when it lays th...

By R. Lai,   03.31.12
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01.24.12
Nokia penalised for texting tips to Aussie users, regrets not adding unsubscribe option
01.24.12

Nokia penalised for texting tips to Aussie users, regrets not adding unsubscribe option

Here's a bit of bad news for those who actually enjoy receiving Nokia's regular tips via SMS: Reu...

By R. Lai,   01.24.12
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04.08.11
Golf revises its rules to account for HDTV, DVR technology
04.08.11

Golf revises its rules to account for HDTV, DVR technology

You can watch the currently underway Masters Tournament this year in high definition and even 3D, bu...

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02.13.10
The Daily Grind: To die, to sleep no more...
02.13.10

The Daily Grind: To die, to sleep no more...

There's one way in which MMOs universally mirror life -- in the words of William Shatner, you are g...

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07.30.09
Dell fined $30,000 by Taiwan government over pricing mishaps
07.30.09

Dell fined $30,000 by Taiwan government over pricing mishaps

Let this be a lesson for all you kids thinking about opening some online shop with a funky database...

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09.02.08
Drugs aren't bad in EVE, m'kay?
09.02.08

Drugs aren't bad in EVE, m'kay?

One of the interesting features of EVE Online is that it has a drug trade in which players are activ...

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