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Study: Internet could run out of capacity in two years

The Internet could run out of capacity in about two years, according to a new study.

Amazon launches Kindle e-book reader

Amazon.com launches Kindle, an e-book reader.

EarthLink takes hard look at muni Wi-Fi unit

EarthLink signalled it might sell its municipal Wi-Fi business.

Google and Sun may butt heads over Android

Google and Sun maybe bound for a showdown over the way Google's Android mobile phone platform handles Java.

With Web 2.0, a new breed of malware evolves

Attackers are beginning to use Web 2.0 services to create a new breed of malware.

Leopard mauls competition, takes half Japan retail market

Apple’s new Leopard operating system took a sizable bite of the Japanese retail operating system market during October and accounted for over half of all sales of packaged operating system software despite being on sale for only the last six days of the month.

Study: Apple's new phones lead to iTypos

A new study found that while iPhone users can type as fast as users of phones with keypads, they make more mistakes.

China Unicom also open to iPhone talks, CEO says

China's second biggest mobile operator would be open to talks with Apple about selling the iPhone there.

Apple could build Penryn into Xserve

Apple could first plug Penryn processors into its Xserve line of Unix-based servers.

Gates oversees his last annual meeting as chairman

Bill Gates and other Microsoft executives addressed questions during the company's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday.

Apple releases iPhone update 1.1.2

Apple officially released iPhone Update 1.1.2, adding new features for international users.

Adobe CEO Chizen stepping down

Adobe CEO Bruce Chizen will leave his post at the end of the month, with Shantanu Narayen taking over on Dec. 1.

Google releases Android SDK

Google released the Android SDK and announced it will award up to $10 million in prizes to developers.

Vonage tentatively settles AT&T patent lawsuit

Vonage reaches a tenative agreement to settle a patent infringement lawsuit by AT&T.

ARM's CEO talks on Google, iPhone and Acorns

The CEO of microprocessor maker ARM, whose fortunes are tied to the smartphone business, talks about Google's Android platform, Apple's iPhone and other issues in this interview.