This week in pictures: HTML5 strikes twice

Also, the Senate votes to keep net neutrality rules, Barnes & Noble launches the Nook Tablet, Zynga grabs back IPO shares from 'undeserving' workers, and our robot overlords continue to render humans obsolete.

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U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) reacts in the stands before the start of play between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Texas Rangers in Game 2 of the MLB American League Division Series baseball playoffs at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas, October 1, 2011.

Senate votes against measure to kill net neutrality rules Senators on Thursday voted 52-46, largely along party lines, against a Republican measure that would have overturned net neutrality rules passed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission last December. The FCC's net neutrality rules would prohibit wired broadband providers from selectively slowing or blocking Web content and applications. The rules are unnecessary regulation of the Internet and a power grab by the FCC of congressional authority, argued Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, a Texas Republican and sponsor of the resolution. Read more.

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