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Microsoft's Yahoo! pact closer to clearance

Microsoft's plan to become a credible number two to Google in online search could be a step closer.
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QLogic sues over video of chip frying egg

Storage networking outfit QLogic has sued archrival Emulex for posting a web video that shows an egg frying on a QLogic converged network adapter.
Cade Metz, 13 2010

OpenOffice 3.2 - now with less Microsoft envy

Review OpenOffice 3.2 - now now available for Windows, Mac and Linux - boasts faster start-up times than before. But the really big news is that now - finally - this open-source suite offers full compatibility with files created using Microsoft's Office 2007.
Toshiba Regza 55SV685D

Toshiba Regza 55in LED backlit TV

Review Do you watch too much TV? You see, it’s not just the hours you put in: you risk the accusation that telly means too much to you if your screen dominates your living room, and therefore your life. It’s a matter of taste, but arguably a 55in screen is pretty much the limit for respectable viewing and Toshiba’s snazzy SV series can overpower even a substantial-sized room.