Tech blogger Arrington steps back, citing death threat and abuse
TechCrunch blogger-in-chief Michael Arrington is stepping back from his blog, citing a death threat and physical abuse, according
Can there be true White House mobile device security?
Channel Chat: George W. Bush's former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Joe Hagin explores White House mobile device security issues, including whether the so-called "ObamaBerry" can really be secure as the nation's first PDA in chief. SearchNetworkingChannel.com has the story.
Symantec's Thompson up for commerce secretary
Word on the street is that John Thompson, Symantec's outgoing CEO, may be the country's next secretary of commerce, according to SearchSecurity.com. President Barack Obama had proposed New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson for the post, but Richardson withdrew when he became one of several state officials under investigation for ties to a California company doing business with the state.
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