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Blind charities praise Google for finding accessible sites

A blind developer at Google has built a search engine to prioritise results that are accessible to visually impaired web users. The Google Labs project, launched last week, has been welcomed by RNIB and its US counterpart, AFB.
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European roaming law moves one step closer to the statute books

The war on European roaming charges went to the next level this week, with the European Commission agreeing the shape of the legislation it will put in front of European Parliament for approval, and diluting somewhat the proposals that were initially made by Viviane Reding EU Information Society Commissioner.
Faultline, 23 2006
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Tom Cruise wins TomCruise.com

Comment Tom Cruise has won his domain namesake, TomCruise.com, from notorious cybersquatter Jeff Burgar.