<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Tech Today]]> <![CDATA[Review: Apple's iMac still leads in desktop computing]]> Those of us sitting at desks all day can start drooling. Apple's new iMac is out and, CNET says, it's a beauty.]]> <![CDATA[New iPhone apps allow plastic-surgery hopefuls to 'Heidi' themselves]]> <![CDATA[Netflix to expand to Latin America]]> <![CDATA[Elections golden boy Nate Silver drives 20 percent of NYT traffic]]> It's no secret that Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight blog are popular.]]> <![CDATA[Top 3 Controversies Hounding Apple's Newest iPad]]> Apple's latest iPad has been on sale less than a week and--following the usual round of rave reviews from critics--the company looks headed for controversy as complaints and criticisms mount about Apple's newest tablet.]]> <![CDATA[Powerbag keeps you powered up]]> We now live in an era where we carry an abundance of portable electronic devices on us. Whether it’s a phone, a camera, an iPod, tablet computer or some other device, we find the need to stay connected and powered up. But what if the battery of your iPad is at 10 percent or your smart phone’s battery indicator is in the red and there are no available outlets to power up?]]> <![CDATA[FaceMash.com, the forerunner to Facebook, up for auction]]> <![CDATA[Ex-screenwriter pushes game publisher THQ toward new image]]> As a small child, Danny Bilson played with rubber prop guns on the set of "Hogan's Heroes" and "The Andy Griffith Show" while his father directed episodes. Forty-five years later, Bilson is still playing games in Hollywood, but now hundreds of millions of dollars are at stake.]]> <![CDATA[South Carolina woman arrested for overdue VHS tape]]> After 9 years on the lam, the city's most nefarious villain is finally in custody. The charge? An overdue VHS rental of Monster in Law.]]> <![CDATA[31 (illegally downloaded) songs cost man $675,000]]> A Massachusetts man must pay a $675,000 fine for downloading songs illegally, a federal judge ruled, upholding a penalty at the "low end of the range for willful infringement," reports CNET.]]> <![CDATA[Spotify to be free for iOS users in US, Android likely to follow]]> While working, I constantly have music bumping here at the Oakland bureau of Ars (aka, my home office). More often than not, my stream of choice is set to Minnesota Public Radio’s The Current. But I know that the kids these days are all about Rdio, Pandora, and of course, Spotify.]]> <![CDATA[Apple wants $2.5 billion in damages from Samsung]]> Apple is looking for Samsung to fork over $2.5 billion to settle patent infringement claims in the U.S. That's the latest figure bandied about by Apple in the ongoing patent infringement saga between the two companies. But how did Apple cook up such a figure?]]> <![CDATA[Early sales of Verizon iPhone suspended after record first day for carrier]]> <![CDATA[More computer worms, viruses expected to target social networks]]> <![CDATA[Apple, Google Must Face Antitrust Lawsuit Over Tech Employee-Poaching Ban]]> Google Inc. (GOOG) and Apple Inc. (AAPL) were among seven technology companies that must face a lawsuit claiming they violated antitrust laws by entering into agreements not to recruit each other’s employees, a federal judge said.]]> <![CDATA[New Apple iMac may now be the one for the most of us]]> Apple's latest iMac computers continue to enhance the line. Currently the Apple store offers two basic models, each available with two different processors from which to choose. The screen size is the main physical characteristic that differentiates the two models. Each model lets you choose from a variety of feature options such as memory and hard drive size but it is the choice of the processor type and speed that is the most significant.]]> <![CDATA[Google Asked to Yank a Million Search Results a Month]]> Google received requests to purge more than a million links from its search results in March, according to the search giant's monthly "transparency report." The request-for-removal metric is a new one, appearing in the latest version of the report released Thursday.]]> <![CDATA[Radio Shack to close 20 percent of its stores]]> Radio Shack, will be closing around 1,100 of its stores, a number representing nearly 20 percent of its locations. ]]> <![CDATA['Fooducate' app tells consumers if foods contain GMOs]]> California's Proposition 37, which would require all food containing genetically modified organisms to be labeled, is expected to pass despite slightly waning support, according to polls.]]> <![CDATA[Google Drive Leak Tips 5GB of Free Cloud Storage]]> Google's rumored cloud service is reportedly on track for a mid-April release, with 5GB of free storage for every user, according to leaked screen shots obtained by TalkAndroid.com.]]>