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  Friday, March 22, 2013
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Between The Lines Columnist Google's 10 Best Gags, Pranks And Easter Eggs
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The search giant knows a good laugh when it sees one. Here are 10 great examples of Google's goofy side.

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BlackBerry 10 On Sale In U.S.: Crunch Time
BlackBerry Z10 can be purchased in the U.S. for the first time starting Friday. BlackBerry's road to success -- or failure -- begins anew.

Oracle's Bad Quarter Is Self-Inflicted
Big egos and poor execution are behind Oracle's uneven financial performance.

Amazon-CIA Deal Would Fit Intel Community Strategy
Reported deal for Amazon to help develop CIA's private cloud infrastructure squares with intelligence community strategy to work with public cloud vendors.

Hackers Eavesdrop Using Legitimate Remote Control Software
"TeamSpy" cyber espionage campaign is surreptitiously accessing TeamViewer software already installed on PCs to eavesdrop.

CIOs Must Embrace Digital Business
The title "chief digital officer" may yet go the way of the "chief evangelist," but the digital business movement is a force CIOs can't ignore.

Android, Chrome OS Marriage Denied
But Google's word on the matter may be subject to change.

Joyent Offers NoSQL Database As A Service
Infrastructure provider Joyent teams up with Cloudant to provide a scalable, NoSQL database as a service.

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South Korea Bank Hacks: 7 Key Facts
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Bob Metcalfe Plans Ethernet's 40th
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