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Russian Hacker Who Targeted Silicon Valley Will Be Extradited To US

PRAGUE (AP) — A Prague appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court ruling that a Russian man who faces charges of hacking computers at American companies can be extradited to the United States. 443 more words

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Stop and think.

I am an Indian living in the Netherlands, and it’s a good exercise to compare notes on culture with friends who live in the US or India. 206 more words

A podcast done well

iPods + broadcast = Podcast.

They are all the rage.

And as Steve Jobs explained them:

“It’s sort of like TiVo, for radio, for your iPod,” he said.

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raceAhead: Harvard Under Fire, Having a Ball With Levar Burton, The Lies of Thanksgiving

Your week in review, in haiku

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Having a Ball with

Geordi’s feed? Forging a new

frontier of stupid.

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Abusers exit

stage left. From a trickle to… 78 more words

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Trump FCC Chair Unveils Plan To Repeal Net Neutrality

MENLO PARK (AP) — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favor their own services if they wish. 887 more words

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WTF?-What's the Future? By Tim O'Reilly

This book is written by Tim O’Reilly, an internet pioneer and still a key voice in Silicon Valley.  I don’t love it…it uses phrases like ‘in the early days’, ‘using the old approach’, and ‘over the years’  too much.  1,051 more words

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