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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A major Yahoo shareholder passed over for a seat on the troubled Internet company's board is blasting the decision as "illogical."
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is offering to provide a monthly report to people who want to keep track of their activities on some of its most popular services.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Click: South Africa's last white president speaks about his friendship with Nelson Mandela. Click: Mandela and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, two anti-apartheid icons, pose with Tutu's grandchildren. Click: Mandela offers a self-deprecating memory in a handwritten note.
TOKYO (AP) — Officials from the United States, the European Union and Japan are pledging to work closer together on ways to ensure secure supplies of strategically vital rare earths and other critical materials.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission wants to set up a special center to deal with cyber crime to protect citizens against illegal online activities.
BEIJING (AP) — Struggling cellphone maker Nokia launched its first smartphone design for China on Wednesday, looking to the world's biggest mobile market to help drive a turnaround.
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Amazon.com Inc. announced plans Tuesday for a $150 million warehouse and distribution center in southern Indiana after state officials gave the online retailer two more years before it has to start collecting sales taxes from customers.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission says that an online game site called RockYou has reached a settlement with the government over a hacking attack that exposed email addresses and passwords from 32 million users.
Taiwan electronics manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. is taking a 10 percent stake in struggling Japanese electronics company Sharp Corp. for about $806 million.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The man who helped create the online reference Wikipedia said Tuesday that the end of Encyclopaedia Britannica's print run shows the world's growing reliance on the Internet as a base for knowledge.