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  Thursday, Nov 10, 2011
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Foreigners Don't Take IT Jobs, They Create Them
Research shows that immigrant-founded companies generate billions in revenue and employ hundreds of thousands of Americans, so why do so many people want to seal our borders?

FBI Busts $14 Million Botnet Fraud Gang
Estonia-based gang's malware altered computers' DNS settings, rerouted them to sites that generated referral revenue for the attackers.

Public Cloud Security Credentials Flunk A Research Test
Researchers who grabbed security credentials via Google code search advise caution regarding sensitive data and public cloud services.

4 Lessons Learned From Virtualization Masters
IT pros who've virtualized upwards of 70% of the data center share how they've solved problems that more cautious adopters have yet to see.

Amazon Boosts Kindle Fire Production
Kindle Fire selling so briskly that is Amazon said to want inventory levels of at least 5 million units to meet holiday demand for its touch-based tablet.

Dell Donates Cloud Power For Pediatric Cancer Research
Kids with rare, deadly neuroblastoma cancer could be first to benefit from new clinical trial focused on finding more effective, personalized treatments.

RIM Tries To Ease Developer Fears On Flash
Research In Motion goes on the offensive after Adobe cans its Flash development efforts.

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Republic Wireless Offers $19 Unlimited Android Plan
The company sees Wi-Fi connectivity as a way to reinvent the mobile carrier price structure.

Adobe Axes Flash For Mobile And 750 Jobs
Flash for mobile is dead. HTML5, the heir-apparent, has at least another year of growing up to do.

IT's Next Hot Job: Hadoop Guru
JPMorgan Chase makes a case for the big data platform (and career track) of the future.

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12 Tech Startups To Watch, For SMBs
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