A curated selection of the day's most newsworthy tech stories from all over the Web.
To prevent sensitive documents from leaking out in the future, Major General Richard Webber, commander of Air Force Network Operations, issued the "Cyber Control Order" to "immediately cease use of removable media on all systems, servers, and stand alone machines" on the Defense Department's network. Other military branches have made similar directives. (Wired)
Every day, the Fortune staff spends hours poring over tech stories, posts, and reviews from all over the Web to keep tabs on the companies that matter. We've assembled the day's most newsworthy bits below.Less than an hour after TV media like Anderson Cooper and Dr. Phil accused Amazon of "peddling pedophilia" for recognizing and selling a pedophile "how-to" guide on Amazon's Bestsellers list, the ecommerce site pulled it from its MORE JP Mangalindan, Writer - Nov 11, 2010 6:00 AM ET
The clock is ticking for HP to name a new CEO, as the tech giant once known for its no-drama approach struggles to move on from the Hurd resignation saga.
On Friday, it will have been seven weeks since Hewlett-Packard shocked the technology and corporate world by announcing the embarrassing resignation of its superstar chief executive, Mark Hurd. HP's board members privately began telling people it wanted to beat the time MOREAdam Lashinsky, Sr. Editor at Large - Sep 23, 2010 8:29 AM ET
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|GM raising Corvette prices|
|The medical marijuana ad that never aired, despite contrary media headlines|
|China to fight pollution with drones|
|Boeing reports wing cracks on Dreamliners|