Stories by Sharon Gaudin

Twitter unveils redesign, touts ease-of-use

Twitter announced a redesign today aimed at making the site more <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9220943/With_250M_tweets_per_day_Twitter_plans_simplicity_strategy">customizable and easier to use</a>.

Twitter didn't fuel U.K. riots, study says

After the U.K. government blamed social networks for fueling the riots last summer, a study shows that Twitter did not incite rioters but was used as a source for positive work.

Cerf: Internet Governance Critical Issue

<a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9134246/The_Internet_is_incomplete_says_its_co_designer_Vinton_Cerf">Vint Cerf, widely considered one of the inventors of the Internet</a> , recently said that Internet governance is one of the most important issues in the high-tech world.

AMD moves away from Intel rivalry, rethinks course

After years of going up against Intel and not fairing so well, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is no longer going to focus on its <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9221461/Global_chip_market_strengthens_as_Intel_AMD_compete">long-standing rival</a>.

Will FTC force Facebook onto privacy straight and narrow?

After angering users with one privacy misstep after another, Facebook yesterday <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9222242/Facebook_settles_FTC_privacy_complaints">settled charges by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission</a> (FTC) that it had deceived users and <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9191662/Facebook_battles_another_privacy_firestorm">shared information it had told them would be private</a>.

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