IT News: Aug. 21


This week: Microsoft sues testing materials vendor; Dell recalls batteries; Microsoft betas blog editor; Microsoft hires former McAfee executive. Plus, an interview with Paul Ghostine, CEO of Provision Networks, on the mash-up of thin clients and virtual computing.

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Thailand rolls out $100 laptop project; Boeing shutters Connexxion in-flight WiFi; and extraterrestrials reveal themselves to be Firefox fans. That's right -- these stories are this week's IT Webgems:

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