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HP ponders cutting 25K jobs -- but it needs more than layoffs

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HP does need to shrink to boost its profitability -- but, more important, it also needs to reinvest the savings in more lucrative markets. If it can find them in time. [Read more]...
HP ponders cutting 25K jobs -- but it needs more than layoffs

[Infographic] The Future of Social Mobile Communications in the Enterprise

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The nature of work has been changed by the mobile phone. This is an undisputable fact. It's also a fact that organizations and enterprises have not always coped well with this revolution. The early stages of mobility in the workplace were fairly simple: A couple top executives had private cellphones...
[Infographic] The Future of Social Mobile Communications in the Enterprise
Where is Apple's 'next big thing'?

While TaskRabbit Ponders UK Launch, Two Local Competitors Emerge: TaskPandas And Sorted

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While us Brits wait for San Francisco, U.S.-based TaskRabbit to launch this side of the pond, at least two local competitors have emerged. The opportunistically named TaskPandas, founded by Farrukh Khan, describes itself as an ‘eBay for small jobs’. Meanwhile, Sorted, which is part of the Oxygen Accelerator programme and recently...
While TaskRabbit Ponders UK Launch, Two Local Competitors Emerge: TaskPandas And Sorted

Microsoft Ponders Major Restructuring, Amid Renewed Wall Street Focus on Stock

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According to sources close to the situation, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is working on what is likely to turn into a significant restructuring of the massive software company, which could also move several current execs to more prominent roles. Sources noted that the changes — which center on solidifying...
Microsoft Ponders Major Restructuring, Amid Renewed Wall Street Focus on Stock

NFL Ponders Weird New Overtime Rules: http://bit.ly/di802g #digg #digguser #NFL #rules #diggthis

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NFL Ponders Weird New Overtime Rules: http://bit.ly/di802g #digg #digguser #NFL #rules #diggthis
Pinterest Ponders A San Francisco Home

Intel Ponders Solar-powered CPU Tech in Graphics, Memory

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Intel's experimental solar-powered processor may have started off as a fun project, but the chip maker is now looking to extend the technology to hardware such......
Intel Ponders Solar-powered CPU Tech in Graphics, Memory

Tripomatic launches iOS app to let holidaymakers plot and plan their daily travel itinerary

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Tripomatic was one of the startups demoing their wares at The Next Web’s conference last month [see all our coverage here], and the travel-planner startup has just rolled out its new iOS app. The Czech Republic-based company launched in 2011 as a Web-based platform, and the introduction of a native...
Tripomatic launches iOS app to let holidaymakers plot and plan their daily travel itinerary
Game developer ponders whether art can ever be as good as games

Why Twitter Buying Tweetie is Great News

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Before tonight there were probably 30 to 50 teams making a serious play to build the best mobile client for Twitter. Tonight one of those teams was annointed the official selection of Twitter itself and its leader at least is now a millionaire. People are saying that the acquisition of...
Why Twitter Buying Tweetie is Great News

Apple's iPads, iPhones could be subject to new French 'culture tax'

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Apple products like the iPhone and iPad may soon be subject to a new "culture tax," as France ponders levying such a fee on technology giants in order to help preserve its cultural products.    ...
Apple's iPads, iPhones could be subject to new French 'culture tax'

Clearing out Kindles: Amazon ditches original Kindle Touch

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Goodbye, Kindle Touch. Last week, it was Amazon saying goodbye to the Kindle DX and now it appears they’re doing the same to the Kindle Touch. Amazon lists the $99 Kindle Touch on its website, but it’s “currently not available” to purchase and Amazon writes that “we don’t know when...
Clearing out Kindles: Amazon ditches original Kindle Touch

Cell Service: Bogus Charges and Limitations

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Gibbs ponders how the cell carriers gouge us for a few extra cents....
Cell Service: Bogus Charges and Limitations

As Apple ponders US move, Foxconn does same

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Even as Apple promises some US-assembled Macs, Foxconn, one of Apple's largest manufacturing partners, is reportedly looking to expand its North American operations in the near future. The Taipei-based manufacturer, which already has operations in California and Texas, cites growing customer demand for American-made devices as the reason behind the...
As Apple ponders US move, Foxconn does same

MIT panel ponders whether future networks can keep up

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A panel discussion at MIT this week hailed major advances in networking technology, but warned that the challenges facing the world's information infrastructure are severe. Most of the challenges stem from the rapid multiplication of demand, both in terms of user devices and data, according to IDC analyst Rohit...
MIT panel ponders whether future networks can keep up

China ponders real name Internet registration

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The Chinese Communist Party could begin requiring Chinese citizens to register their real names in order to sign up with Internet service providers. This according to a recent statement from the Party, which says that the new requirement would be aimed at cutting down on the incidence of "rumors and...
China ponders real name Internet registration

Zynga Layoffs and the NSA on Your Phone -- 10 Things You Need to See on AllThingsD This Week

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In case you missed anything, here’s a quick roundup of the news that powered AllThingsD this week: Zynga to Lay Off 520 Employees — 18 Percent of Staff — and Shutter New York and L.A. Offices in Refocus on Mobile What the NSA Wants to Know About You and Your...
Zynga Layoffs and the NSA on Your Phone -- 10 Things You Need to See on AllThingsD This Week

NFL Ponders Weird New Overtime Rules

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NFL Ponders Weird New Overtime Rules

Amazon's Vogels ponders the new IT metrics: a topic even foggier than the cloud

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Amazon’s CTO Werner Vogels offered up some cloud-related eye candy Thursday night in a blog post discussing the challenge of choosing the right metrics for cloud computing. The post contributed to the ongoing conversation about how to calculate the benefits of choosing on-demand infrastructure over building your own with some...
Amazon's Vogels ponders the new IT metrics: a topic even foggier than the cloud

Liberal Democrats: Nick Clegg ponders rival offers to prop up government | Politics | The Guardian

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Liberal Democrats: Nick Clegg ponders rival offers to prop up government | Politics | The Guardian

Social media self-promotion: The urge, the ick, the outcome

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Humility is out. Self-advocacy is in. CNET's Emily Dreyfuss, a member of the Millennial Generation and an ambivalent self-promoter, ponders why we brag the way we do on social media. [Read more]...
Social media self-promotion: The urge, the ick, the outcome

Prime minister visits Apple HQ as Turkey ponders 10.6M-tablet buy for education

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Ahead of a planned purchase of more than 10 million tablets, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visited Apple's campus to hear the company's pitch for the iPad's use in education.    ...
Prime minister visits Apple HQ as Turkey ponders 10.6M-tablet buy for education

Watson ponders careers in cooking, drug research as IBM makes it earn its keep

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While mad game show skills are nice and all, IBM has started to nudge Watson toward the door to begin paying its own freight. After a recent foray into finance, the publicity-loving supercomputer has now brought its number-crunching prowess to the pharmaceutical and pastry industries, according to the New...
Watson ponders careers in cooking, drug research as IBM makes it earn its keep

RT @timburks: Interesting: @timbray blogs that the iPad is "unreasonably fast" and ponders what was sacrificed to get that speed. I say http://tiny.io/jvm

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RT @timburks: Interesting: @timbray blogs that the iPad is "unreasonably fast" and ponders what was sacrificed to get that speed. I say http://tiny.io/jvm

Report: Sprint ponders partnership with Dish Network

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Sprint, the United States' third-largest wireless carrier, has approached Dish Network about a partnership that would see Dish offering mobile service over Sprint's network. Sources familiar with Sprint's offer say that the deal would give Sprint access to Dish's mobile airwaves, with the two companies sharing revenue from customers signing...
Report: Sprint ponders partnership with Dish Network

Microsoft Ponders Future of Kinect, Tech

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On Monday, several of Microsoft's top executives participated in an annual ritual, TechForum, showcasing the company's research and development. One technology was a futuristic computer display allowing a viewer to peer around objects displayed on the screen....
Microsoft Ponders Future of Kinect, Tech

Intel ponders solar-powered CPU tech in graphics, memory

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Intel's experimental solar-powered processor may have started off as a fun project, but the chip maker is now looking to extend the technology to hardware such as graphics processors, memory and floating point units....
Intel ponders solar-powered CPU tech in graphics, memory

iPhone Leak Investigation Pauses As DA Ponders Gizmodo Shield Law Defense

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Earlier today news broke that police had raided Gizmodo editor Jason Chen’s home in connection with the iPhone leak last week. Authorities got a search warrant and removed four computers, two servers, and more. However, in light of claims by Gizmodo’s attorneys that Chen should protected by California’s Shield Laws,...
iPhone Leak Investigation Pauses As DA Ponders Gizmodo Shield Law Defense
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