17th August 2007 Archive

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  • Has i-mate dumped three Ultimate handsets?

    Phones 17 00:02

  • Travelocity accidentally books 1,458 trips between US and Cuba

    'Technical glitches' keep communism alive

    Law 17 00:09

  • NSA surveillance and the reality-based community

    Cheney to awake as oversized roach...err..wait

    Law 17 00:54

  • Compact Disc: 25 years old today

    First commercial disc pressed on 17 August 1982

    Vintage 17 00:54

  • Sony US launches 'free' recycling programme

    What cost driving to a drop-off point?

    Hardware 17 01:54

  • Palm directs Sprint to Centro

    New smartphone line revealed

    Phones 17 04:22

  • Elgato TV-on-Mac box tunes into hardware encoding

    Hardware for the MPEG compression

    Hardware 17 05:16

  • Planned Wii production boost blocked?

    Electronic component shortage blamed

    Games 17 06:30

  • Universities warned of Storm Worm attacks

    Covering fire

    Security 17 07:02

  • Fujitsu Services seals £500m Reuters outsourcing gig

    Big cost savings claimed

    The Channel 17 07:02

  • Motorcycle News in shot M40 biker ad gaffe

    'No-one ever wished they'd stayed in more'

    Bootnotes 17 08:31

  • Click here for the UK's highest-paid IT post

    Cash-flush financial outfit seeks senior server technical analyst

    Management 17 08:33

  • Microsoft launches PC-rebuilding scheme

    Schools and charities get old biz PCs

    Management 17 08:51

  • Bluetooth music while on four wheels

    Rock and Roll

    Broadband 17 09:02

  • UK cops auction off Remington Shite Straighteners

    Straight-talking on force's net fencing operation

    Bootnotes 17 09:13

  • Could Linux become the dominant OS?

    Gradual triumph

    Operating Systems 17 09:15

  • NASA: no fix needed for shuttle

    Come back as you are

    Science 17 09:16

  • Kingston hides Hull roots with KCom rebrand

    Once a codhead, always a codhead

    Broadband 17 09:17

  • Disintermangling use case scenarios from requirements

    Yes, it is a word...

    Developer 17 09:51

  • Cowon squeezes DAB into PMP

    World first for UK

    Hardware 17 10:28

  • Boffins issue speeding ticket for FTL photons

    Photons will appeal, citing Hartman

    Science 17 10:59

  • BOFH: New toys

    And how to keep them

    BOFH 17 11:02

  • Worn out your vibrator? Relief is at hand

    Recycle now for planet-hugging ecogasms

    Bootnotes 17 12:02

  • IBM revamps mainframe OS

    A machine for all workloads

    Servers 17 12:09

  • Warner Bros to remake Enter the Dragon

    Form these words into a sentence: Lee/Bruce/grave/spinning

    Bootnotes 17 12:25

  • Spam drizzled in mixed source served up on virtual machines

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    Business 17 13:02

  • Designer breaks up trad PC design

    Three pin plug and play

    Hardware 17 13:19

  • Some Skypers get reconnected, but most still offline

    Trad telcos laugh all the way to the weekend

    VoIP 17 14:06

  • Diebold rebrands evoting business, revises forecasts

    A bad day to Diebold

    Government 17 14:07

  • Daytime debut for UK Xbox 360 Elite?

    No midnight misadventure for this console launch

    Games 17 14:37

  • Denon cues up USB DJ kit

    Last night a CD saved my life...

    Hardware 17 14:43

  • Nokia seeks Qualcomm import ban

    Worked for Broadcom, might work for Nokia

    Mobile 17 15:17

  • Patientline looks for debt help

    Nice time to be raising money

    Broadband 17 15:29

  • We can hear you now, Audible.com

    Aural satisfaction

    Media 17 15:33

  • Man loses leg in bathtub romp

    And dead men buy no ringtones

    Letters 17 15:40

  • Survey vindicates outsourcers' green press release bombardment

    Quick, hide the technoslops

    Management 17 15:47

  • Oono Transmita Vii wireless music system

    Wireless music - just don't go into a different room

    Broadband 17 16:33

  • Gentoo cuts key parts of itself from net for its own good

    Semicolon-ectomy

    Security 17 19:25

  • RIAA gets some class

    ...action lawsuit

    Media 17 19:53

  • Google Adwords dive-bombed by American Airlines

    'We do not bring this suit lightly'

    Media 17 20:09