eBooks  raked in $90 million in February, up 202% from last year, as reported by the Association of American Publishers. One important caveat: the report does not include retailers, such as Barnes & Noble , so the numbers are not a precise reflection of the market. [Updated: 2:39]
The White House is moving forward with a plan to develop secure online identities , which appear to remove the need for passwords or other verification information to access most websites. A user would only need to become verified through a single organization and then surf the web freely. [Updated: 2:00]
The popular music festival  will live stream via Youtube  starting today. It's just like being at the festival--without having to wait an hour in 200 degree heat for a $20 bag of ice. [Updated: 2:00]
The popular iPad  app scores $50 million in funding, bringing its valuation to a solid $200 million.
Without eight hours of sleep , we continually decline in mental prowess, and weekend catch-ups probably won't help.
Super-secure harddrives, like phones for protestors , can erase themselves if they detect booting up in the wrong machine; it even tosses the encryption key away way too, making the data permanently inaccessible.
Sources: Mashable, Cnet, Reuters, All Things D, The New York Times, Digital Trends
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