John Paczkowski

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Hillary Clinton Weighs In on BlackBerry Ban

Well, look at that. Research in Motion (RIMM) co-CEO Michael Lazaridis has already lined up a guest lecturer for his Gulf state seminar, “Understanding the Reality of the Internet”: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

In remarks at a news conference Thursday, Clinton said the United States will hold talks with the United Arab Emirates over its decision to suspend some BlackBerry services due to security concerns. “We are taking time to consult and analyze the full the range of interests and issues at stake because we know that there is a legitimate security concern,” she said. “But there is also a legitimate right of free use and access. So I think we will be pursuing both technical and expert discussions as we go forward.”

Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work