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Microsoft Windows 7 has arrived…to mixed reviews

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As Microsoft unleashes Windows 7 on the world Thursday, the consensus among those who have already taken the new operating system out for a spin is that while it’s no PC panacea, at least it’s not a repeat of the mistakes Microsoft made with Vista, which was launched in January 2007. InfoWorld has characterized Windows [...]

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Yahoo’s salvation: Hackers who love its site as much as (or more than) it does


What is it about ridiculously popular Web sites like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube that makes them so popular? In a word, community. That is, a loyal base of fans that use and contribute to the site. Search engine provider Yahoo has embraced this notion as a way to rejuvenate itself as the company waits for [...]

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