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With major system updates on the way from Apple, Google, and Microsoft, there's good reason to put the brakes on your purchase.
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LinkedIn Disavows Ads With User Pictures
The social network is rethinking social advertising after users object to the use of their images for promotions.
Bing Beats Google On Search Effectiveness
Microsoft's "decision engine" more likely to lead users to a Web page than searches through rival Google, study finds.
VMware Opens Ground For Hyper-V, Xen
With vSphere 5, the vendor no longer offers a truly free enterprise hypervisor because it no longer scales without licensing.
Box.net Adds Android, RIM Tablet Support, HTML5 Site
Targeting mobile knowledge workers who want to share and store files in the cloud, Box.net adds support for a more diverse set of devices.
Project Management Evolves Into Work Management
Clarizen says its software-as-a-service tools can help plan your workday, not just your projects.
Amazon Kindle Cloud Reader: Hands-On First Look
Amazon's Kindle Cloud Reader will bypass app stores to bring ebooks to desktop and mobile browsers. Here are early impressions from a try-out on Chrome, Safari, and the iPad.
Google+ Adds Games
Hoping to avoid Facebook's problems with games that spew ads, Google promises its social games will be easy to ignore.