25th January 2008 Archive

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  • DfT magicians conjure a nation of car sharers

    The planet will have whatever they're smoking...

    Science 25 Jan 10:11

  • Polish IT worker calculates exact speed of snail mail

    And guess what, it's slower than a...

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 10:24

  • MP calls for law to force online shops to verify customer age

    Just asking isn't enough

    Law 25 Jan 10:29

  • RIPA could be challenged on human rights

    Forcing encryption keys out of defendants a little iffy

    Law 25 Jan 10:33

  • IBM's anti-MacBook Air goes up for sale on eBay

    Fancy a 5155 Portable Computer, anyone?

    Hardware 25 Jan 10:40

  • Oz organ recipient changes blood group

    A 'one-in-six-billion miracle'

    Science 25 Jan 10:41

  • Handsets for the teenager or businessman in your life

    Pick-your-image phones

    Phones 25 Jan 10:43

  • ER thesp joins Doctor Who

    Alex Kingston to guest in two-parter

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 11:02

  • Shuttle launches Intel X38-equipped gaming SFF PC

    Pair of PCIe 2.0 slots on board

    Hardware 25 Jan 11:10

  • Vista SP1 RC Refresh 2 tweak out now

    Not for general consumption, yet

    Operating Systems 25 Jan 11:27

  • High Court orders Manhunt 2 release to be re-evaluated

    Gory game to hit the shelves at last?

    Games 25 Jan 11:29

  • Tesla shifts gear out of park and into interim

    One gear fits all?

    Science 25 Jan 11:43

  • Palm punts unlocked Treo 500 smartphone


    Mobile 25 Jan 11:58

  • Critics split over DDoS attacks on Scientology

    Xenu phobia

    Security 25 Jan 12:06

  • Man stumps record £375k for number plate

    New owner 'privileged' to sport F1

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 12:10

  • Sony shrinks Blu-ray laser

    Microscopes at the ready

    Hardware 25 Jan 12:16

  • Malware authors target Mac emerging markets

    Following the money

    Security 25 Jan 13:10

  • Scottish Government to block wind farm plan

    Two fingers to Isle of Lewis turbines

    Science 25 Jan 13:34

  • Nokia E51 executive phone

    Does the business

    Phones 25 Jan 13:39

  • Apple applies to light up laptop touchpads, iPod clickwheels

    Visual feedback

    Hardware 25 Jan 13:50

  • Growing virus production taxes security firms

    The engines cannae take it, captain

    Security 25 Jan 14:11

  • Netgear recalls 82,000 powerline Ethernet adaptors

    Overheating hazard

    Broadband 25 Jan 14:18

  • ID cards delayed, Microsoft in court and HP buys bills

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    Business 25 Jan 14:36

  • Best Buy nixes in-store Heath Ledger shrine

    Apologises for Brokeback Mountain DVD Mountain

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 14:40

  • New Bond film title voted a 'Licence to Thrill!'

    Beeb poll heartily endorses Quantum of Solace

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 14:44

  • Viewsonic VX2240w 22in monitor

    A great display for gaming?

    Hardware 25 Jan 15:27

  • Giant solar plants in Negev could power Israel's future

    Payback time for the unlucky, oil-free desert?

    Science 25 Jan 15:54

  • Leaked email reveals civil service laptop rules

    Civil servant finally leaks data correctly - to us...

    CIO 25 Jan 16:04

  • When Green Computing attacks - hype or heaven?

    You decide

    Science 25 Jan 16:12

  • Best Buy 'framed' by pesky Windows virus

    Malware hitches a ride on digital photo frames

    Security 25 Jan 16:14

  • DuBreq Stylophone pocket organ makes a comeback

    Old age tech for the new era

    Hardware 25 Jan 16:47

  • Apple's iPhone numbers do not add up

    Millions being unlocked - or gathering dust at Carphone Warehouse

    Mobile 25 Jan 16:54

  • Rogue trader blows sox off control systems

    Developer turned gambler drops French bank in $7.2bn hole

    Security 25 Jan 17:20

  • HP and Deutsche Post seal outsourcing deal

    Pushing the envelope

    The Channel 25 Jan 17:31

  • HP gets an ology for FOSS

    Knows its licenses

    Software 25 Jan 17:32

  • Just how cute are cats? W3C can help

    HTML 5 - now with added <em>phasis

    Bootnotes 25 Jan 17:55

  • Microsoft's smiley browser face turns sour

    Doubts about IE on Acid

    Applications 25 Jan 20:16

  • Sony signs on for made-to-order DVD service

    Niche titles given life through HP

    Media 25 Jan 22:43