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Germans invade Second Life

Second Life has become the David Hasselhoff of internet gaming.
Austin Modine, 05 May 2007

IBM will erase 100,000 workers - man with one name

IBM could layoff - get out your really, really big box of tissues - more than 100,000 workers, according to some guy at PBS.
Ashlee Vance, 05 May 2007

Google's country-fried data center

Google confirmed the deaths of more penguins this week by admitting to a mega data center in Oklahoma.
Ashlee Vance, 05 May 2007
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Clearing swap and hibernation files properly

Privacy workshopMost privacy-conscious users are familiar with deleting files securely, that is, destructively with overwriting and with wiping free space on their disks. But two items that often get overlooked are the swap file (or swap partition), and the hibernation file.
Thomas C Greene, 05 May 2007

US Trade Representative tests his verbal jujitsu out on the WTO

House of CardsThe US Trade Representative (USTR) spoke out yesterday against the compliance panel report that slammed the US for failing to bring its online gambling policies in line with previous WTO rulings.
Burke Hansen, 05 May 2007

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