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Getac Launches Rugged Android Tablet (September 6, 2012): Getac has launched the 7-inch Getac Z710.

iKey Launches Rugged New Keyboards (July 4, 2012): iKey has launched a new line of ATEX-approved rugged keyboards.

Amazon Acquires Kiva Systems for $775 Million (March 25, 2012): Amazon.

New Microsoft Software Translates Your Actual Voice Into Foreign Languages (March 12, 2012): Microsoft unveiled several new technologies at TechFest 2012 including realistic avatars and a wearable projector that project multitouch interfaces.

Ryan Seacrest Helps Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer With CES Keynote (January 10, 2012): Ryan Seacrest helped Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer introduce the latest Windows 8 phone software at CES.

HP to Make WebOS Open Source (December 10, 2011): HP has announced it will make webOS open source.

Text Through Your Pants With Microsoft's PocketTouch Technology (October 19, 2011): This project from Microsoft, called PocketTouch, enables a person to use an input device through their pants or a jacket.

Loss of Steve Jobs Animated (October 13, 2011): The animators at NMA TV have animated the career of Apple innovator Steve Jobs, 1955-2011.

Gartner Expects Apple to Dominate Tablet Market This Holiday Season (September 23, 2011): Gartner reported in a press release that it expects Apple's tablet dominance to continue this holiday season.

HP Sells Tons of Discounted TouchPads. Proof There is Demand for Non Apple Tablets (August 20, 2011): HP deeply discounted its hot looking TouchPad and it quickly sold out of its stock despite being overwhelmed by traffic.

HP: Consumer PC Sales Fell 20% Last Quarter (May 18, 2011): Hewlett-Packard Co.

Microsoft Reports Q3 Profit of $5.23 Billion (April 28, 2011): Microsoft Corp.

Apple Profit Surged 95% in Its Second Quarter (April 20, 2011): Apple reports its fiscal 2011 second quarter results today.

TI to Acquire National Semiconductor (April 4, 2011): TI announced it has signed an agreement to acquire National Semiconductor for $25 a share in a $6.

Google Co-founder Larry Page to Take Over as CEO of Google (January 20, 2011): Google co-founder Larry Page will be taking over as CEO of Google in April.

Yahoo Cuts 600 Jobs (December 15, 2010): Yahoo, Inc.

Steve Jobs Discusses Flash at D8 Conference (June 4, 2010): CNN reports that Apple CEO Steve Jobs reiterated his disdain for Flash technology at the D8 conference.

Study Finds USB Flash Drives Frequently Get Left Behind (January 30, 2010): A study has found that USB Flash drives frequently get left behind. This is not a surprise as they are fairly small device.s to Let Developers Create Kindle Apps (January 22, 2010): Amazon has the launch of the Kindle Development Kit.

Google Error Describes All Websites as Harmful (January 31, 2009): Even Google makes mistakes.