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  • Summary Box: Google unveils social networking feat

    WHAT IS IT? Google is taking yet another stab at social networking with Google+. The service unveiled Tuesday aims to make online sharing more like real life. For example, it lets users share things with small groups of people, such as college buddies or coworkers.


  • AP Source: News Corp. to sell MySpace this week

    News Corp. is aiming to sell struggling social network site MySpace this week after three years of massive losses, according to a person familiar with the matter. The move will likely result in the layoff of more than half of the site's remaining 500 workers.


  • Obama 2012 campaign to go beyond email, text

    Call him the Digital Candidate: President Barack Obama is asking supporters to use Facebook to declare "I'm In!" for his re-election campaign and is using Twitter to personally blast out messages to his nearly 9 million followers.


  • News Corp. to sell MySpace; layoffs likely

    News Corp. is aiming to sell struggling social network site MySpace this week after three years of massive losses, according to a person familiar with the matter. The move will likely result in the layoff of more than half of the site's remaining 500 workers.


  • Cybersecurity experts warn of common software error

    Millions of websites all over the world routinely are built with one of the most basic security flaws because software designers are not taught anything about security, according to cybersecurity experts.


  • Economy Briefs

    Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff says he thinks the judge who sentenced him to 150 years in prison for his epic fraud was so beholden to mob psychology he's surprised his penalty wasn't a public stoning.


  • News Corp. to sell MySpace this week

    News Corp. is aiming to sell struggling social network site MySpace this week after three years of massive losses, according to a person familiar with the matter. The move will likely result in the layoff of more than half of the site's remaining 500 workers.


  • Microsoft launches Web-based Office, rivals Google

    Microsoft has officially launched its Web-based email and Office services, part of its ongoing effort to keep Google at bay when it comes to business software.


  • French Internet company seeks $419 mln from Google

    Google faces a new, multimillion-dollar challenge in Europe after a French Internet company filed a lawsuit Tuesday saying the search engine giant unfairly squeezed out competitors in France.


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