"Facebook finally deletes the deleted: Facebook finds a fix for erasing the past, Google makes app updating easier, and Instagram maps out your photos." CNET News 8/17
"Facebook users care more about 'looking good than intelligent'" Metro UK 8/17
"Report: Nintendo not doing enough to rid products of conflict minerals" Wired UK 8/17
"Nintendo slammed for conflict mineral negligence" TG Daily 8/17
"Kickstarter projects generate millions of dollars" Yahoo! News 8/17
"Google adding panoramic views of Mayan ruins" Yahoo! News 8/17
"Google's anti-piracy move prompts file-sharers' reply: Two file-sharing websites claim the new way in which Google is organising its search results will drive more traffic directly to their home pages." BBC 8/17
"Google plots first tablet television campaign" Media Week 8/17
"Windows 8 setup shows 'Do Not Track' options: As promised by Microsoft's top privacy exec, Windows 8 tells users that the new privacy feature will be turned on" Computerworld 8/17
"IEEE admits its MS-DOS history revisionist is in Microsoft's pay: CP/M, QDOS diff man is Redmond 'expert witness'" The Register 8/17
"How To enable touch pad gestures on Windows 8 laptops: The new Windows 8 RTM doesn't seem to support touch pad gestures out of the box, so you may need to download the drivers yourself." CNET News 8/17
"Microsoft reorganizes its Server and Tools unit/Summary: Now that Windows Server 2012 and Visual Studio 2012 are starting to roll out to customers, Microsoft is making some org changes to the unit that built the products." ZDNet 8/17
"How corporate bickering hobbled better Web audio: Microsoft helped create new technology for improving online audio and speech. Now the company's fighting against it. How'd that happen?" CNET News 8/17
"Riots: Anthony Gristock fails to appear for sentence: A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man who created a Facebook page encouraging violence in Cardiff during last year's summer riots." BBC 8/17
"Megaupload boss wins right to see US evidence" AFP 8/17
"Australian accounts hacked in $25m splurge, says AFP" AFP 8/17
"Belfast judge orders Facebook to identify abusive account holders" BBC 8/17
"U.S. State Department cancels $16.5M Kindle contract: The U.S. Department of State had expected to buy the devices and systems from Amazon" Computerworld 8/17
"Friday Poll: What could Best Buy do to survive? Electronics retailing is a cutthroat world and Best Buy seems to be dropping to the bottom of the pile. What could the company do to revive itself?" CNET News 8/17
"Review: Nintendo's 3DS XL expands the system's screen, and its appeal/The larger system offers improved form factor without sacrificing portability" Ars Technica 8/17
"Kodak: Maybe We Won't Sell Our Digital Imaging Patents" AllThingsD 8/17
"Yahoo on the hunt for COO with business skills, Report says: The Report claims that Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to free herself up to focus on products, and leave the daily business activities to the COO." CNET News 8/17
"Trulia Goes After Zillow's Real Estate, Files $75M IPO; Now Has 22M Monthly Users" TechCrunch 8/17
"Former Google Policy Chief And Tumblr VP Andrew McLaughlin Joins Betaworks As EIR" TechCrunch 8/17
"3 Fundamental Semiconductor Companies Worth Considering On A Pullback" Seeking Alpha 1:18 PM
"Apple and Cisco Lead the Market Higher: The summer rally has pushed stocks up 11% on low volume, but don't expect a lot for the rest of the month. The case for Deere and Pilgrim's Pride." Barron's [Subscription Required for Full Article] 8/18
"Cisco's Big Week Overshadows Apple's: Tech Recap" TheStreet 8/18
"U.S. stocks rise for sixth straight week" MarketWatch 8/17
"Groupon stock caps off a week of lows" Yahoo! News 8/17
"Evercore lowers Groupon rating to underweight" MarketWatch 8/17
"Microsoft quietly makes 'Your Phone' Android app available to mainstream Windows 10 users"
"Ten useful iPhone apps you didn't know you needed"
"CIOs: Transform your teams if you want to deliver winning IoT products"
"PTC courts security researchers to find IoT vulnerabilities"
"Beyond Spectre: Foreshadow, a new Intel security problem"
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