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  • English FA repeats warning to players about tweets

    England's Football Association has warned players they could be sued over contentious internet postings.

  • Stephen Elop CEO of Nokia, left, with CEO of Microsoft Steve Ballmer, speaking in London, as he announces the strategic partnership with Microsoft on Friday, Feb. 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

    Nokia, Microsoft in pact to rival Apple, Google

    Technology titans Nokia and Microsoft are combining forces to make smart phones that might challenge rivals like Apple and Google and revive their own fortunes in a market they have struggled to keep up with.

  • Summary Box: Review of smart phone camera apps

    THE APPS: On an iPhone, Instagram is a free camera and social app that makes it quick and simple to share photos with friends. On an Android smart phone, Vignette is somewhat pricey (about $4), but gives you plenty of camera, film and lens effects that will jazz up images.

  • FDA approves first 3-D mammography device

    The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it has approved the first mammography device that generates 3-D images of the breast, potentially helping doctors spot more cancerous tumors.

  • Review: Apps can enhance smart phone cameras

    Frankly, I can't remember the last time I picked up my digital camera. Since a smart phone is always on me, either in my bag or back pocket, I use its camera constantly while my perfectly capable point-and-shoot sits on a shelf at home gathering dust.

  • In this product image provided by Alcatel-Lucent, a number of lightRadio cubes are shown. This small cell-phone antenna can be deployed on lamp posts, buildings, and other places that can't accommodate a full-sized antenna for wireless activation. (AP Photo/Alcatel-Lucent)

    Wireless advances could mean no more cell towers

    As cell phones have spread, so have large cell towers _ those unsightly stalks of steel topped by transmitters and other electronics that sprouted across the country over the last decade.

  • Pandora tunes up for IPO, looks to raise $100M

    Popular Internet radio service Pandora is tuning up for an IPO later this year.

  • ** FILE ** A Chinese flag flutters outside Google's China headquarters in Beijing on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010. Google closed its China-based search engine last year after complaining of cyberattacks from China against its e-mail service. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

    Hackers in China hit oil firms

    Hackers operating from China stole sensitive information from Western oil companies, a U.S. security firm reported Thursday, adding to complaints about pervasive Internet crime traced to the country.

  • National broadband network a boon

    We're gratified that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), through an open and transparent process, has granted LightSquared's request to create a network capable of satellite and terrestrial wireless communication across the U.S. ("Obama to America: Get lost," Comment & Analysis, Tuesday).

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