Top 10 IT headlines for May 16 -- XP on OLPC, Intel-AMD duopoly could be over, software piracy declining

Top 10 IT headlines for Friday, May 16, 2008: Intel-AMD duopoly could be coming to an end, OLPC is testing the use of Windows XP, Yahoo responds to Icahn, Cisco exec departure is another indication of a changing company, and much more.

Top 10 IT headlines

  1. End of Intel, AMD duopoly near? Via readies Isaiah chip (CNET)
  2. Windows XP comes to the OLPC (TechRepublic)
  3. Yahoo to Icahn: You misunderstand (ZDNet)
  4. Cisco departure latest sign of transformation (Network World)
  5. Aliph releases new Jawbone that is 50% smaller than the original (ZDNet)
  6. Study shows software piracy declining in many countries (Computerworld)
  7. Microsoft wants those SMB dollars (TechRepublic)
  8. What will a classroom look like in 10 years? (ZDNet)
  9. Facebook: Google Friend Connect violates our privacy standards (ZDNet)
  10. Put the default Search back in Windows Vista SP1 (TechRepublic)

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Jason Hiner is Global Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Global Long Form Editor of ZDNet. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.

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