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David Lieberman / USA Today:
Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz: ‘creepy’ Facebook is biggest rival   —  ATLANTA — Yahoo (YHOO) shouldn't be such a hard company to figure out.  It's one of the oldest and best-known content providers on the Web.  Its news, information, entertainment and communications services attract more than 170 million U.S. visitors each month.
Oct 8, 2010, 12:35 PMIn context
Barbara De Lollis / USA Today:
More hotels offer 2-tiered Wi-Fi: Slow costs less than fast   —  Some upscale hotels are offering price options for going online: basic Wi-Fi service for free or at a reduced price to guests for checking e-mail, or better service at a higher cost for guests who want a faster connection.
Sep 21, 2010, 10:20 AMIn context
Jon Swartz / USA Today:
Dell shifts its focus back to larger businesses   —  ROUND ROCK, Texas — Deep in the heart of Dell (DELL) headquarters here, where it is 99 degrees in the shade outside in early September, something else was heating up.  —  A bidding war with Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) over 3Par …
Sep 13, 2010, 11:25 PMIn context
Byron Acohido / USA Today:
Bing exec: Google Instant may be fast, but Bing results are smarter   —  Not to take anything away from the top-flight Google engineers responsible for Google Instant, but a young Australian tech geek, named Long Zheng , tweaked Microsoft's Bing search engine to do the same basic functions back in August 2009.
Sep 10, 2010, 11:45 AMIn context
Jon Swartz / USA Today:
Target to sell Facebook Credits gift cards   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is coming to a Target (TGT) store near you.  —  The social-network giant is getting into the gift card business, starting Sunday, with Facebook Credits cards.  —  The new Facebook gift cards will be available in values of $15 …
Sep 1, 2010, 5:50 AMIn context
Jefferson Graham / USA Today:
Logitech excited about Google TV, Revue set-top box   —  FREMONT, Calif. — Every day, tech gear maker Logitech (LOGI) churns out an average of 376,000 computer mice in every conceivable color, shape and size.  If the company is known for any one product, it's the mouse …
Aug 31, 2010, 10:45 PMIn context
Katharine Lackey / USA Today:
Local governments save paper, do business with iPads   —  Soon after Hampton, Va., Mayor Molly Ward bought an iPad for her personal use last spring, she started thinking of an application of her own — one that might save her town both paper and money.  —  Ward decided it would make both environmental …
Aug 9, 2010, 7:40 PMIn context
Marco R. della Cava / USA Today:
Always-on technology: Are we adapting, or losing focus?   —  By Marco R. della Cava, USA TODAY  —  Everyone knows that our digital age — from the always-on Web to our bleeping PDAs — is here to stay.  And most users would agree that these innovations are by their very nature distracting.
Aug 4, 2010, 10:15 AMIn context
Jon Swartz / USA Today:
‘Start-up King’ Mike Cassidy strikes Silicon Valley gold   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Entrepreneurs rarely succeed in Silicon Valley— much less repeat success.  —  Twice was the charm for Steve Jobs (Apple and Pixar) and Marc Andreessen (Netscape and Loudcloud).  Jim Clark achieved a trifecta (Silicon Graphics, Netscape, Healtheon).
Aug 3, 2010, 4:05 PMIn context
David Lieberman / USA Today:
Forecast: Ad sales looking good, especially for mobile and social media   —  Unless you enjoy digging into your own pockets to pay for the media you consume, you may be interested in some encouraging news this morning about ad sales — especially for the Internet.
Jul 19, 2010, 5:20 PMIn context

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