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There's no way Ballmer survives Yahoo! disaster scenario

Radio Reg Microsoft is buying Yahoo! to . . . oh, that's right no one from Redmond has really explained that one yet. Most of the pundits think Redmond has an ad play in mind. Well, the Open Season crew sees it differently.

Google to open suspect Orkut albums to Brazil police

Google is to give Brazilian police access to 3,261 private photo albums on social networking website Orkut, which may contain child pornography.

Readers win with Register Hardware

Congratulations to the seven Register Hardware readers who entered our Epson Stylus D120 competition, answered the three questions correctly and were picked out of the Editor's hat.

PS3 firmware adds HD audio

If you like watching Blu-ray Discs on your PlayStation 3, then things are about to get better. Sony has announced a firmware update that’ll give film fans the option to use another HD audio format.