28th April 2008 Archive

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  • Sun woos Linux distros with bundle deals

    Take our software, please...

    Operating Systems 28 06:02

  • Saudi blogger freed from prison after four months

    No charges, no trial

    Law 28 08:17

  • Alcatel presents rubber-key candybars

    Cutting edge

    Phones 28 09:03

  • China and Russia still piracy hotbeds, says US gov

    'Pirates and counterfeiters'

    The Channel 28 09:13

  • Canadian geeks to turn off the tech

    3 May is Shutdown Day

    Bootnotes 28 09:15

  • Second Galileo test sat now in orbit

    GIOVE-B lifts off after long delays

    Science 28 09:50

  • Microsoft winds down smart wristwatch

    Spot watch sold out, never to be replaced

    Hardware 28 09:53

  • Rumour-mill rumbles on Apple, Immersion vibro iPhone pact claim

    Shake-up in handset haptics?

    Phones 28 10:08

  • Mexican press aide lifts US gov BlackBerrys

    Presidential summit devices go walkabout

    Mobile 28 10:30

  • Nintendo says no to Wii price cuts

    For 2008, at least

    Games 28 10:35

  • MoD in push for alternative military energy tech

    Camouflage green includes brown and black

    Government 28 10:41

  • US lag sues over prison crash diet

    'We're starved to death', moans 140kg murder suspect

    Bootnotes 28 10:54

  • Spy regs used against dogs, litterbugs

    More RIPA wheezes

    Government 28 10:57

  • Lenovo ThinkCentre A61e green PC

    Consumes less power than a lightbulb?

    Hardware 28 11:02

  • JBuilder 2008: Bold vision, rough edges

    No assembly required

    Applications 28 11:02

  • Freenet to buy debitel for $2.54bn

    Redraws German mobile map

    Mobile 28 11:04

  • VXers slap copyright notices on malware

    What happened to honour among thieves?

    Security 28 11:04

  • New season Prada phone coming soon to catwalk?

    Next season's must have?

    Phones 28 11:07

  • Nokia decks execs as it counts cost of free music

    Doing a Hoover?

    Mobile 28 11:24

  • Asus to spin off Eee product line?

    Independent brand

    Hardware 28 11:54

  • Reaper aerial killbots enlist mobile phones against owners

    'Hello... 20 seconds to comply? Who is this?'

    Government 28 11:58

  • AMD touts Business Class service to PC vendors

    Looking for leg room in the corporate world

    Hardware 28 12:17

  • El Reg visits Hyderaspace and sees bullocks, giant rabbits

    A whistlestop tour of India's Hitec city

    Bootnotes 28 12:27

  • Coldplay in digital and vinyl giveaway

    Viva La Vida freebie single

    Media 28 12:32

  • Nvidia launches entry-level GeForce 9 GPU

    9600 GSO debuts

    Hardware 28 12:33

  • UK elections vulnerable to fraud - e-voting no solution

    Postal votes, electoral rolls open to abuse

    Government 28 12:38

  • New attack technique threatens databases

    Lateral thinking about SQL injection

    Security 28 13:50

  • Skype comes to mobile (almost)

    Some Voice Over The IP

    Mobile 28 14:08

  • Western Digital's VelociRaptor primes data center charge

    'We'll organic our way in'

    Storage 28 14:28

  • Nokia intros snazzy talker trio

    More model numbers

    Phones 28 14:28

  • Lightning-zapgun maker gets more US gov cash

    Set phasers to 'mulct'

    Government 28 14:37

  • Natasha Henstridge braces for Impact

    Dwarf star hits Moon, Earth has bad hair day

    Science 28 14:44

  • Apple punts 'Penryn' iMacs

    Desktops get latest Core 2 Duo CPUs

    Hardware 28 15:04

  • Supermarket offers phones for a fiver

    No need to save

    Phones 28 15:09

  • Botnet agent plays lost sheep to avoid detection

    The Kraken wakes

    Security 28 15:16

  • Anti-virus hacking contest polarizes vendors

    Race to Zero intolerance

    Security 28 16:22

  • Union blasts chip industry's 'cancer risk denial'

    Semiconductor bosses say no need for UK-wide study

    Hardware 28 16:24

  • Intel lands Cray

    AMD two-timed

    Servers 28 16:39

  • Canuck faces life sentence for nude girl webcam scheme

    As young as 14

    Security 28 17:57

  • Microsoft snags Google-thrashing data pioneer

    SQL Server gets cloudy

    Applications 28 18:07

  • Yahoo! pimping malware from banner ads

    Doesn't seem to care

    Security 28 20:41

  • Citrix scales up NetScaler

    Web application acceleration accelerated

    Data Networking 28 22:09

  • Google trumpets PageRank for pics

    Image search gets real

    Applications 28 22:13