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Google spikes old MS file formats

Withdraws support for .doc, .xls, .ppt

'Double Stuf' Power7+ sockets: Yummy, but so is overclocking

AnalysisIBM needs to swing both ways in server land

DDR4 memory: Twice the speed, less power

JEDEC spec has hit the books – now wait a year or two

325 Dicks sell for AUD$20m

Woolworths offloads electronics chain Dick Smith for peanuts

Linux-based Tizen mobile platform lives!

Samsung could soon ship actual phone

Space Station ready to SWERVE sat junk hurtling towards it

Indian, Russian debris coming through!

iOS 6 maps gets thumbs up ... in China

Partners with local player for better data

Rolling robot avatar trumps telecommuting

Tell your boss you're sending your private 'bot to work from now on

China beats Burma in internet restriction rankings

PRC only worsted by Iran and Cuba

Mighty quake shook ENTIRE PLANET, broke tectonic plate

Indonesian rumble split planetary crust

Apple MacBook Air 13in review

The other Ultrabook

Big Content split on China's IP crackdown

BSA and MPAA clash over Taobao as 'Notorious Market'

Texas Instruments: Screw smartphones, put our chips in the dishwasher

Seeks better markets as Apple and Samsung start eating own dogfood

CPS grovels after leaking IDs of hundreds arrested during student riots

ExclusiveFOI blunder spaffed details of people released uncharged

IBM takes on Amazon, wades into medium size biz clouds

Big Blue offerings to puff out through many orifices

Aga-saga doyenne ponders how to put ebooks in public libraries

Like vicars'-wives-and-their-problems stories? Got slab?

Rumour: Asus rejects $99 Nexus 7... rumour

Google to massive subsidise hardware at last?

Instagram on iPhone 5: Now you can spoil even MORE snaps

App tweaked, live image furtling banned

McFlurry McMisdemeanour costs Welsh lass McJob

Extra choc bits to colleague end in McMarching orders

AData claims 'world's thinnest external HDD' crown

Can you beat 8.9mm?

Got a data security policy? Chances are your IT bods don't know it

Most data-blurt blunders are internal cockups, not hacks

Olympics may have been glorious, but they 'dampened IT trade'

Big distie poops UK party with 'feeling of depression'

Steve Jobs backs Amazon from beyond grave in Apple trademark row

Web souk wants false advertising claim binned in App Store lawsuit

Euro watchdog to charge Microsoft on web browser choice boob

Fines of up to $7bn loom for breaking promise

Japanese boffins unfurl banner above newly-discovered Element 113

'We shall be FIRST IN ASIA to name an atomic element'

Intel launches ARM battery life Windows 8 Atom chip

Clover Trail becomes Z2760, offers three weeks' standby time

Microsoft's Bing bods exploit fanbois' Apple maps misery

Redmond chases after lost and stumbling iPhone punters

EU policy-makers roll out red carpet for cloud adoption

Legislation, legislation, legislation

Virgin ramps 4G to a whopping 90Mbps - and switches it off

Nyah nyah nyah, you can't have this... yet

Cops cuff Google exec over YouTube Brazilian whack vid

Web giant refused to pull attack piece on wannabe mayor

'Seagate's OCZ gobble was real, but went sour in CEO row'

Insiders claim former top dog Petersen wanted more control

Tibetan STATUE found by 1930s NAZI expedition is of ALIEN ORIGIN

You couldn't make it up - actually somebody already did

Now LG Display smacks Samsung with patent lawsuit over OLED

'We nicked trade secrets? Never... it was YOU'

New I-hate-my-neighbour stickers to protect Brits' packages

Postie ruling to reveal how much we trust next door with our sensitive stuff

Politico's locked room mystery Linux install crime solved

Rock lob boy and 'clueless staffer' fingered in Grimmgate probe

Ultrabooks to finally out-ship notebooks after 20% price slash

UK IT buyers prefer skinny models, if slightly cheaper

TalkTalk's YouView box gets Ab Fab reception

Free STB for Plus punters

Quantcast gives the boot to Hadoop's HDFS

Boots up – and opens up – homegrown QFS alternative

Fuming fanbois flood 'flimsy iPhone 5 Wi-Fi' forum

Networking not working, claim puzzled punters

European Commission: Cloud will save us from economic doom

But only if we set standards

Canonical bungs kill switch onto Ubuntu's Amazon 'adware'

Penguinista revolt sparks volte-face at Um Bongo towers

AI game bot HUNTS DOWN ENEMIES, passes Turing Test

Passes for human in first-person shooter scenario

New Zealand Prime Minister apologizes for Dotcom spying

Dotcom says police missed explosive clues

Curiosity photographs evidence of ancient streams on Mars

A river ran through it

Portugal’s prosecutor punts P2P case

Personal sharing legal

Adobe scrambles to revoke stolen cert

Malware signed as Adobe software

ASIC chimes in on data retention, seeks more intercept powers

Carriers fight rearguard action on cost

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