Troy writes the Tech Files column as the Personal Technology Columnist at the San Jose Mercury News. He also covers the digital media, mobile and video game industries and writes occasionally about Apple, chips, social networking and other aspects of technology. Previously, Troy covered Apple and the consumer electronics industry. Prior to joining the Mercury News, Troy reported on technology, business and financial issues for TheStreet.com and CNET News.com.
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Google apparently feels the need to respond to the growing backlash against Glass.
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If you're a Netflix subscriber, get ready to have your kids say goodbye to SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer.
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