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8th > August > 2012 Archive

‘Cash for comment’ journos, bloggers under spotlight in Oracle-v-Google

Alsup demands disclosure

Android app DRM quietly disabled due to bug

Copy protection crashed apps

Mobile phone health rules need update, warns US watchdog

Radio emission standards may go up or down

Google ordered to destroy Oz Street View data

Privacy Commissioner demands seek, destroy, audit

Indian 2G auction turmoil as telcos revolt

Foreign investors blame government

Foldable NFC keyboard could tempt Android users

Japanese firm touts time-saving silicone peripheral

NBN price tag rises in new NBNCo new corporate plan

Conroy lashes “flat earther” critics of broadband plan

PSMA defends data quality after NBNCo criticism

Spatial data company says NBNCo ignored useful products

Chinese tech players take aim at Apple's talking tech

Can the Speech Industry Alliance of China hurt Apple, Siri?

Intel 330 120GB SSD review

Mainstream makeover must-have?

French minister: 3 strikes anti-piracy rule a 'waste of money'

Culture boss says controversial copyright protection regime isn't working

Virgin Media punters stung in mobile data bill cock-up

Telco yet to 'fess up 'small error' to Ofcom

London NHS trusts: Let's BORG up our patient data

Academic merger vastness will be good for research – King's College and pals

Rivals routed by Apple, Google smartphone onslaught

Farewell, Symbian, RIM?

Speaking in Tech: Virtualisation, storage and flying balls

PodcastV is for, er, vOdgeball...

NASA's $2.5bn Curiosity rover: An Apple PowerBook on wheels

PicScience lab shares same brain as 1990s lap cooker

Software disaster zone Knight Capital bags $400m lifeline

What really happened when computers at trading firm went nuts

Microsoft retracts staffer's 'new Xbox' comment

New features, old console, apparently

Beer mats to tout tat to mobiles over wireless NFC

Careful where you're spilling that pint

Apple pounces on Samsung doc as proof of 'slavish copy' claims

Galaxy would be better if it was more like the iPhone

Thrillpower! Tharg releases 2000AD iDevice app

Digital Progs on day-and-date release

Jimbo Wales: Wikipedia servers in UK? No way, not with YOUR libel law

Britain's silly rules cause too much friction, he tells London

Fallen flash drive star STEC's revenues circle drain

Flash boom bang: solid-state not so solid after all

HP must throw its PC biz overboard to survive, says analyst

Try selling these cloud things instead, they seem popular

Apple patents shopping lists

Yet another fantastic use for the cloud

Now Curiosity rover beams back 3D snaps of Mars

PicsSlap on the specs and feel like you're really there

Sharp cuts exFAT deal with Microsoft for Android mobes

Licensed to swap files with your PC

Court orders Twitter to unmask Dark Knight copycat killer wannabe

Cops slap on subpoena after Tyson show threat tweets

Computacenter networking boss Gooding walks... to TalkTalk

Heading to mobile operator for sales director job

Hacker-smasher: White hats join forces to build bot-beating weapon

Open ... and ShutCollaboration is the name of the game

US Army's cloud-friendly iPad-ready intel kit DOESN'T even work

Hey, at least it's buzzword-compliant

LinkedIn tweaks API terms of use for itchy developers

Hopes to ease coder anxiety by raising privacy eyebrows

Brocade claims $112m win over rival A10 in tech blueprints spat

Lee Chen comes out swinging after patents, copyright trial

Avnet Q4 sales, profit hit as resellers keep wallets shut

Currency headwind didn't help either

T-Mobile puts 'Full Monty' tariff on diet

End of tether

Facebook pokes devs' wallets: Mobile app ad beta launches

You will download Angry Birds... bitch

HP writes down a whopping $8bn from EDS gobble

Enterprise Services head rolls, Q3 profits boosted a few pennies

Video shows armed assault on Kim Dotcom family home

Two helicopters, armed police and dogs used in arrest

Hiccups in Apple's iCloud after yesterday's hack of hapless hack

Apple users report app download freeze

Super Micro to Sandy Bridge buyers: Go forth and multiply our profit

Xeon E5 servers touted, disk burden shouldered

Internet Archive serves up 1.4 million BitTorrent downloads

Nearly a petabyte of public domain data

eBay fires up OpenStack cloud with Nicira network virt

Sitting next to a nervous VMware vCloud

Opscode adds services for Chef control freak

Maîtres des nuages

Google widens search net and takes on Siri with iOS app

iOS speech search and adding Gmail results

Valve opens Steam store to non-gaming software

Challenges Apple, Microsoft with desktop app store bid

Kaspersky spots Zeus for BlackBerry

Malware authors express confidence in RIM’s future

Murdoch pitches battery for renewables

Portable power with a pinch of salt

High Schools putting kids off IT careers, deepening skills shortage

ACS Foundation queries whether IT as a career should even be taught

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