Is Satya Nadella the next CEO of Microsoft?

Senior Microsoft executive Satya Nadella would replace Steve Ballmer as Microsoft CEO, two media reports said today, citing sources familiar with the processes of selecting the new leader at the Redmond-based company.

Microsoft and Intel have horrible annuses

"Your shadow at morning striding behind you      Or your shadow at evening rising to meet you;      I will show you fear in a handful of dust." TS Eliot, The Wasteland  

Apple and Google buses blocked by protesters

Apple and Google are not as popular with San Francisco residents as they might think.

World is free to Redtube: Viele Spass Germans

The German courts have spoken and saved mankind from the tyranny of fully copyrighted smut that requires payment when freely posted to the Internet for free use by people who are free to then do stuff to it in the privacy of their own love dens.

Swedish pirate sued because of poor quality film

It is bad enough to be fined for distributing an illegal movie torrent, but a Swedish movie pirate found himself fined extra for distributing copy that was poor quality.

Glam rocker tried to be copyright troll: Epic Fail

The lead guitarist for the formerly popular beat combo The Sweet had a crack at being a copyright troll and failed dismally.

Canadian Competition Bureau after Google's Bacon

Yay for the usurpers of the north. Not cowed by Google's success in thwarting the best efforts of the governments of the free world, Canada is going to look real hard whether Google is abusing its search monopoly. 

Adult site Redtube goes all big content: bills Germans $344 a clip

Big Content trolls have issued bills to Germans who visited a porn website and streamed content. 

Google can be made to sweat. Just ask Oracle.

Joking aside, there is nothing to be neutral about when pondering Oracle's attempts to sue Google for copyright infringement on 37 Java APIs. It's got the Open Source community up in arms, but Google may have shot itself in the foot, and the results could end up having a huge impact in the future.

Rant against Arial font reverses sex offender designation

A convicted sex offender faces a retrial because a judge in the case did not like the fact he used Arial typeface on letters and said as much on Facebook.

Wall Street goes insane over Spotify

The cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street who created the bubble seem set to do the same thing again.

Apple not getting as much as it wanted from Samsung

A Silicon Valley jury ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying iPhone and iPad features.

Senate waters down Patent Reform to appease trolls

US senators once again proved themselves sock-puppets for big US corporate interests by watering down a bill designed to protect innovators from patent trolls.

Search for new Microsoft CEO is tough, says Bill Gates

Volish chairman Sir William Gates III has said that there were difficulties in finding a CEO who can replace Steve "sounds of silence" Ballmer.

Betting on Apple leads trader to jail

A Wall Street Trader is thoroughly regretting believing Apple's hype machine.

Intel is going retail for the holidays

Fashion bag maker Intel has surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by setting up their own high street shops. After all, it worked for Apple and even Microsoft.

Is the tech industry over dominated by men?

Advertising agency Lady Geek has blasted womens' magazines for failing to cover tech and provide more information on gadgets and computers.

UK prime minister threatens to censor press

UK prime minister David "one is an ordinary bloke" Cameron has threatened the British press that he will bring in censorship if they do not do what he tells them.

Isohunt is no more: 7 years of fighting the MPAA is over

One of the biggest bittorrent search engines has ceased operation. The Isohunt website is shutting down after more than ten years according to its founder, Gary Fung. 

Why would anyone get rid of Bill Gates?!

Because they're Wall Street and they'd be free to suck every ounce of cash out of Microsoft and not have to worry about investing in the future; there won't be a future for Microsoft without Bill Gates. Let's find someone with some love for Microsoft to make it great again. Not just a bean counter or suit to manage its monopolies to death.