This week at Microsoft: Throwing everybody under the bus

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The impression Microsoft is giving this week is almost one of desperation, and of a company willing to do anything to maintain its position at the top of the food chain. First came the surprise showing of the new Microsoft Surface hardware, which looks really nice. Then came a preview of the next big version […]

Sex Tech: Reddit vs. Romney, Sex Addiction, Spankable Robot, Tumblr Sued | ZDNet

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  Sex Tech: Reddit vs. Romney, Sex Addiction, Spankable Robot, Tumblr Sued By Violet Blue | May 11, 2012, 2:09pm PDT Summary: Tumblr sued by Perfect 10, Reddit vs. Mitt Romney, Japanese robot butt for spanking, no science for sex addiction. No science to justify sex or internet addiction, Japanese robotics make a spankable robot […]

Richard Clarke: China has hacked every major US company | ZDNet

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  Richard Clarke: China has hacked every major US company By Emil Protalinski | March 27, 2012, 1:04pm PDT Summary: Cybersecurity advisor Richard Clarke is warning the U.S. that its major companies are being regularly infiltrated by Chinese hackers employed by the Chinese government to steal R&D. Richard Clarke, a former cybersecurity and cyberterrorism advisor […]

Apple, Facebook, Path, Twitter, others face class action lawsuit | ZDNet

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Apple, Facebook, Path, Twitter, others face class action lawsuit By Emil Protalinski | March 21, 2012, 10:51am PDT Summary: Apple, Beluga, Burbn, Chillingo, Electronic Arts, Facebook, Foodspotting, Foursquare Labs, Gowalla, Hipster, Instagram, Kik, LinkedIn, Path, Rovio Mobile, Twitter, Yelp, and ZeptoLab UK are being sued. Last week, 13 individuals targeted 18 mobile app makers accused […]

MY Friends

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Authored by Rickey Combs My friends were talking me into ADT Six Lakes because they are all new moms like me and I think they’re all a little paranoid when it comes to safety. They’ve all had their home professionally child proofed which I think is just the craziest thing in the world and you […]

New iPad pre-order delivery date slips | ZDNet UK

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  Customers pre-ordering the new iPad will have to wait up to three weeks to receive the tablet device even though it will be on sale in-store on Friday, according to the company’s website. The device was announced on Wednesday and is due to go on sale from Apple’s retail stores on Friday 16 March. […]

Meet Apple’s new iPad, now with a Retina Display | ZDNet

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  Meet Apple’s new iPad, now with a Retina Display By Rachel King | March 7, 2012, 10:47am PST Summary: Given all of the hype surrounding new Apple products, there are inevitably high expectations for the newest iPad. Everyone knew it was coming, and here it is: the new iPad. See also: CNET: Live blogging […]

Apple announces iPad event, March 7 | ZDNet

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  Apple announces iPad event, March 7 By Zack Whittaker | February 28, 2012, 9:36am PST Summary: Apple has said it will hold an event on March 7th — a little over a week from now — to announce the next-generation iPad tablet. Finally. We now know something about the next-generation iPad for sure. It […]

If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It: Ancient Computers in Use Today | PCWorld

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  If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It: Ancient Computers in Use Today From 1970s minicomputers used for military programs (including nuclear weapons) to an IBM punch-card system still keeping the books at a Texas filter supplier, these are the computers that time forgot. By Benj Edwards, PCWorld    Feb 19, 2012 8:00 pm It’s easy […]

DOJ approves Google, Motorola Mobility merger | ZDNet

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  DOJ approves Google, Motorola Mobility merger By Rachel King | February 13, 2012, 2:09pm PST Summary: Following a seal of approval from the European Commission, now the U.S. Department of Justice is reportedly following suit in the matter of Google’s proposed acquisition of Motorola Mobility. Google could be well on its way to finalizing […]