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QuakeCon Video Game Convention Underway In Dallas

Some people think of it as the mother of all video game festivals and QuakeCon is taking place right now in North Texas. Each year thousands come from around the world, with PCs in hand, to attend the event.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2013

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Icahn Contests Condition In Latest Dell Offer

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is warning that the latest offer from Dell’s founder to buy the struggling computer maker bypasses an important safeguard for shareholders.

07/29/2013

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American Airlines Recovers After System Glitch

American Airlines was back up and running on Wednesday morning after a computer glitch forced the carrier to cancel nearly 1,000 flights on Tuesday.

04/17/2013

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AA Computers Restored, But Delays & Cancellations Expected

A computer problem created a backup of American Airlines planes at DFW Airport and every U.S. airport where American flies. The technical issues, that resulted in a “system-wide ground delay”, started around Noon and weren’t resolved for nearly four hours.

CBSDFW.COM–04/16/2013

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PC Outlook Darkens As Sales Slump Deepens

The ailing personal computer market is getting weaker, and it’s starting to look as if it will never fully recover as a new generation of mobile devices reshapes the way people use technology.

04/11/2013

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Will Typing Follow Cursive Out Of School?

The time-honored skill of typing is certainly still helpful, but it’s becoming less necessary because of predictive keyboards, and that’s raising a question. Does typing have a future?

04/10/2013

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Dell Board Considers 2 New Buyout Offers

Dell plans to negotiate with Blackstone Group and Carl Icahn over acquisition bids for the computer maker that rival a bid of over $24 billion from investors led by Michael Dell.

03/25/2013

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Dell Deal May Face Competition

Is Michael Dell’s attempt to gain more control over his company about to turn into a financial tug-of-war? The answer could come Friday, as other offers may top his $24.4 billion deal.

03/22/2013

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2 Men Arrested For Exporting Computers To Iran

Federal authorities say two North Texas men have been arrested for illegally exporting about $12 million worth of computers to Iran.

03/08/2013

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Texas Man Linked To Anonymous Faces More Charges

A Texas man who has described himself as a spokesman for the hacker-activist group Anonymous faces new charges over data stolen from the private intelligence firm Stratfor last Christmas.

12/07/2012

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Microsoft Says Windows 8 Selling Well

Microsoft believes that the latest version of Windows is off to a great start, but it’s going to take more to prove that the revamped software will win over people.

11/29/2012

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From Text To Touch, A Look At Microsoft Systems

With Friday’s release of the touch-centric Windows 8 software, Microsoft continues more than three decades of making operating systems for personal computers.

10/25/2012

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