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Google in talks to buy Hulu: report

Google is in preliminary talks to acquire the online video site Hulu, the Los Angeles Times reported on its website Friday, citing anonymous sources familiar with the discussions.

dateJul 01, 2011 in Internet
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An egalitarian Internet? Not so, study says

( -- The Internet is often thought of as a forum that enables egalitarian communication among people from diverse backgrounds and political persuasions, but a University of Georgia study reveals that online discussion ...

dateJun 10, 2011 in Social Sciences
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Huff Post visitors pass tracker

The Huffington Post received more traffic than the website of The New York Times in May, the first time it has surpassed in unique visitors, tracking firm comScore said Thursday.

dateJun 10, 2011 in Internet
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Saved by smartphones? Sites stay up despite spike

(AP) -- News of Osama bin Laden's death caused traffic to increase at popular U.S. news sites. Yet outages and slowdowns were less severe than during major news events in the past, meaning fewer people were stuck staring ...

dateMay 03, 2011 in Internet
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Consultants sue HuffPo, say site was their idea

(AP) -- Two Democratic political consultants say The Huffington Post's founders stole their blueprint for the popular news-and-views website, and they're suing to get what they say is their rightful credit - and money.

dateNov 18, 2010 in Internet
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