31st August 2007 Archive

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  • Facebookers bring HSBC to its knees

    Web fanatics get free overdrafts

    Financial News 31 00:25

  • Fujitsu Siemens bangs energy efficiency drum

    Out of the rough, into the green

    The Channel 31 08:36

  • Mars rovers roving again, for now

    Skies clear, but dust poses new threat

    Science 31 08:49

  • Acer backs Blu-ray

    HD media centre PC launched to prove it

    Hardware 31 09:00

  • Sony breaks out 'mass market' Blu-ray players

    HD for all

    Hardware 31 09:15

  • Moller touts flying-saucer hovercar, again

    Skycar - it blows

    Science 31 09:24

  • NHS outlines NPfIT milestones

    PACS, choose-and-book and electronic prescriptions honoured

    Government 31 09:39

  • Racist Reg hacks slammed for 'vitriolic hatred'

    So, what's the velocity of a Welsh flame in a vacuum?

    Letters 31 09:44

  • Information Commissioner updates personal data guidance

    Explains what constitutes personal data

    Law 31 09:57

  • Cowon strikes at Archos with Wi-Fi media player

    Hardware 31 10:02

  • Sharp shows off TVs, iPod hi-fis, Blu-ray player

    Staying on the cutting edge

    Hardware 31 10:24

  • 'Commercially unimportant' copyright infringement punished

    Being insignificant doesn't make it right

    Developer 31 10:41

  • AVG cries wolf at Adobe Reader

    More dodgy upgrade madness

    Security 31 10:43

  • Irish firm seeks Trainee Assistant Banana Ripener

    'A good knowledge of Excel' a must, naturally

    Bootnotes 31 10:45

  • Casio demos 'world's fastest-shooting' digicam

    VGA video at 300fps, anyone?

    Hardware 31 10:46

  • SIS nixes OOXML approval

    Voting irregularities, it appears

    Developer 31 10:55

  • BOFH: Chilling the bearings

    Freezers have other uses, too

    BOFH 31 11:02

  • UK plans surveillance for Earth-menacing asteroid

    Keeping an eye on Apophis

    Science 31 11:43

  • Kung fu monks battle gobby net ninja

    Demand apology for online slur

    Bootnotes 31 11:45

  • Microsoft gets bugs, Google gets worms, and Orange goes bananas

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    Business 31 13:54

  • UK online gambling regs go live tomorrow

    Computing Which? hack gets skinned

    Law 31 14:00

  • FCC to fine network operators who can't find customers

    They can run, and they can hide

    Broadband 31 14:12

  • Cops seek 179mph net vid biker

    Burn-up footage sets new UK record

    Bootnotes 31 14:14

  • Blogging: made in England?

    Crouching tiger slagging blogger

    Applications 31 14:18

  • Shotgun Wedding: Enterprise Architect 7.0

    Good UML diagramming that won't break the bank

    Developer 31 14:30

  • Ingram Micro fingers new European chief

    Koppen out

    The Channel 31 14:48

  • Russia plans 2025 Moonbase, 2035 Mars shot

    All your base ...

    Science 31 15:11

  • Microsoft settles eight year patent case with Eolas

    Undisclosed payment over rights violation claim

    Software 31 15:56

  • Monster.com attack hits federal job search site

    Collateral damage as Monster talks of previous assaults

    Security 31 18:19

  • NBC to Apple: 'You're fired!'

    Apple to NBC: 'You can't fire me! I quit!'

    Media 31 19:28

  • Montavista reveals Linux debug secrets

    DevRocket in your pocket

    Developer 31 19:33

  • SanDisk goes launch-crazy

    8GB cellphone and camera cards, six-card adapter, and solid-state drive

    Hardware 31 19:37

  • Mystery SNAFU exposes email logins for 100 foreign embassies (and counting)

    In Tunisia, Iran's password is 'Tunisia'

    Security 31 20:33

  • Researchers: AMD less power-hungry than Intel

    'Opteron more efficient than Xeon'

    Servers 31 21:45

  • California OKs class-action suits for unpaid overtime

    Arbitration policies can't stop litigation

    Business 31 23:20

  • Aussie scam artist rides bank computer glitch to $9m overdraft

    Death bars refund

    Security 31 23:30