29th August 2006 Archive

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  • Microsoft Canada spills Vista pricing

    OS to join price tags one day

    Operating Systems 29 04:17

  • Intel completes 'Operation Catch-up' with Tulsa release

    Sort of

    Hardware 29 06:18

  • Orange invents new word

    As kids soup up their phones

    Mobile 29 07:49

  • Google bundles software apps

    Turns up the heat on MS

    Small Biz 29 08:14

  • Guitar instruction sites shut down by music industry

    When does learning become copyright infringement?

    Media 29 08:32

  • Patent rulings could destroy open source software

    Activists denounce US courts' 'suggestion test'

    Software 29 08:54

  • Atlantis launch under pressure from Ernesto and Russia

    Old allies...

    Science 29 09:09

  • MS cuts UK Xbox 360 Core System cost

    Tenner off recommended retail price

    Games 29 09:21

  • Diode dearth still hindering blue-laser drive shipments?

    Roll-out to be pushed back to Q4

    Hardware 29 09:44

  • Florida pirate banged up for six years

    'To the brig with ye'

    Applications 29 09:50

  • Samsung ships 'first' 80nm 1Gb DDR 2 chip

    Smaller chip for higher-capacity DIMMs

    Hardware 29 09:59

  • Getting to grips with Callisto

    Inside the Eclipse release

    Developer 29 10:08

  • Wheelie bin bugging foreshadows 'rubbish tax'

    Bin Brother is watching you

    Media 29 10:13

  • China struggles against online game bloodbath

    Gore-free 'traditional' alternative delayed

    Bootnotes 29 10:16

  • Finn triumphs in mobile chucking contest

    Nokia flies 89 metres

    Media 29 10:19

  • LG confirms Nvidia HDCP-native GPU plan

    Korean PC to ship with HD-ready GeForce 7900 GT

    Hardware 29 10:32

  • Firemapping system put on back burner

    Terror fears blamed

    Science 29 10:43

  • CNN to rerun 9/11 coverage online

    Free feed to mark anniversary

    Media 29 10:48

  • Corsair to cool high-speed DDR 2 DIMMs with clip-on fan

    Heat dissipation

    Hardware 29 10:53

  • Louisiana rejects ban on violent video games

    An 'invasion of First Amendment rights', judge declares

    Media 29 11:14

  • AOpen mobile-on-desktop PCs enter Core 2 Duo era

    Intel's 'Merom' not just for notebooks, you know

    Hardware 29 11:19

  • eBay dials Google for 'click-to-call' advertising

    Giants team up for high-tech QVC

    Financial News 29 11:22

  • Dog crashes car during driving lesson

    Chinese Fido fails steering challenge

    Media 29 11:31

  • Nokia 8800 Sirocco to blow in next month

    A mighty wind

    Phones 29 11:45

  • Europe temps cause icy chaos in the US

    Gigantic butterfly blamed

    Media 29 11:59

  • Wi-Fi Alliance to certify 802.11n ahead of IEEE standard

    Compatible. Maybe.

    Data Networking 29 12:01

  • Brazilians unearth new monster dino species

    Maxakalisaurus topai, come on down

    Science 29 12:50

  • Wireless Brits just want to do it in the garden

    While stealing bandwidth

    Broadband 29 12:56

  • AOL software labelled as 'badware'

    Health inspectors find fault with client code

    Security 29 13:01

  • Gang robs eBay car buyer at gunpoint

    Auction scam relieves victim of £5,500

    Media 29 13:08

  • Car industry must cut CO2 or face legislation

    EC preps new page in statute books

    Science 29 13:39

  • London school to fingerprint students

    But only to monitor attendance, school claims

    Security 29 14:28

  • Free legal music downloads in time for Christmas

    Advert-powered 'iTunes killer' takes to the stage

    Financial News 29 14:31

  • Home Office coughs to five database breaches

    The internal menace

    Policy 29 14:43

  • NBC aplogises for Emmys plane crash skit

    Conan O'Brien spoof lands in hot water

    Bootnotes 29 15:07

  • World of Warcraft fingered in iPod aircraft terror alert

    Gamer accidently flushes device down toilet

    Media 29 15:17

  • Botnet herder jailed over hospital attack

    Hacker gets three years for adware assault

    Security 29 15:22

  • TrendNet ClearSky Bluetooth 2.0 Skype handset

    Cordless VoIP calls

    Phones 29 15:24

  • Cassiopeia A gets papped by Hubble

    Pretty pictures

    Science 29 15:50

  • Footballers harvest babies for stem cell 'repair kits'

    But what do the WAGs think?

    Science 29 15:55

  • Analog Dylan kidnapped, replaced by digital Dylan?

    Judas!

    Bootnotes 29 18:45

  • IBM sends Power5+ downstream

    With four cores

    Servers 29 18:57

  • Microsoft extends legacy products support

    Forward looking statement

    Operating Systems 29 20:09

  • Google's CEO picks up side gig as Apple board member

    Gets paid for Jobs worship

    Management 29 23:38