8th May 2008 Archive

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  • Inventor of first practical transistor dead at 91

    Bell Labs tolls for thee

    Hardware 08 00:43

  • Peekaboo pledges pole-dance kit for Wii

    Will do for pole-dancing what Guitar Hero did for rock'n'roll

    Games 08 07:02

  • Bournemouth floats UK's first 100Mbps sewer broadband network

    Insert fibre/ Wii/ pipe/ download / backdoor/ flush/ log pun here

    Broadband 08 08:02

  • BestBuy blasts into UK with Carphone Warehouse buy

    Phone chain sells 50 per cent of retail business

    The Channel 08 09:01

  • Isabella Rossellini romps with praying mantis

    Bizarre 'Green Porno' trailers hit YouTube

    Bootnotes 08 09:03

  • Rare SCADA bug poses power plant risk

    Wonderware scare

    Security 08 09:04

  • Lithuanians whip out their WILI-S

    Cheap innuendo heads for Wireless '08

    Bootnotes 08 09:16

  • Blighty to become old-time Inundation Nation

    Floods are the new terrorism, says expert

    Science 08 09:18

  • TomTom plots UK flagship satnav range

    Mirror, signal, satnav

    Science 08 09:23

  • Samsung slips out skinny phone

    Pocket friendly

    Phones 08 09:31

  • Nvidia paid the right amount for 3dfx, court affirms

    Long-dead GPU brand exhumed, swiftly re-interred

    Hardware 08 09:54

  • Philips hops on 'iPhone killer' bandwagon

    A sexy little number

    Mobile 08 10:15

  • I want a baby, coos broody Paris Hilton


    Bootnotes 08 10:31

  • Home Secretary goes crazy on drugs... policy

    Cannabis abuse prompts irrational legislating

    Law 08 10:33

  • Murdoch sees MySpace miss targets

    Something about chickens and roosting

    Financial News 08 10:34

  • Sage sees flat US market

    But Europe helps boost first half

    The Channel 08 10:58

  • Extreme porn bill gets final reading

    Brace for dirty book burnings, smut amnesties

    Law 08 11:04

  • Washington cops may be compelled to use gun-cams

    GunTube shoot uploads to 'improve community relations'

    Law 08 11:18

  • Apple out to recruit 3G-savvy iPhone field testers

    Engineering posts offered in Oz, UK, Germany

    Mobile 08 11:30

  • OpenOffice.org 3 beta lands

    Flex your fingers

    Software 08 11:54

  • Firefox language pack provides adware back-door

    Ho Chi Hack trail

    Security 08 11:56

  • Oracle ignores BEA out of existence

    Tales of empire

    Developer 08 12:02

  • Id Dooms gamers to new shoot-'em-up sequel

    Dive into the melee. Deploy superior firepower. Endure

    Games 08 12:09

  • ITV fined millions for phone fraud

    Unprecedented Ofcom smackdown

    Broadband 08 12:24

  • Orb opens iPhone for TV, video

    Uncrippling the iPod

    Mobile 08 12:42

  • Carphone Warehouse, O2 to continue to offer 16GB iPhone

    Still demand for it

    Phones 08 12:44

  • Creative to free Audigy Windows Vista compatibility app

    And buyers to be refunded

    Hardware 08 13:28

  • MSI releases £235 desktop Eee PC rival ahead of Asus

    Ready for Linux

    Hardware 08 13:34

  • Lancashire plodcopters in laser dazzle outrage outbreak

    Blind justice meted out to presentational-aid yob trio

    Law 08 13:46

  • What do you think of Apple's Time Capsule?


    Hardware 08 14:15

  • Salesforce boss Benioff pushes cloud

    Pours scorn on Microsoft, bear hugs Sir Stelios

    Software 08 14:45

  • Best Buy eyes up Europe, buys into Carphone Warehouse

    Paint it yellow

    The Channel 08 15:10

  • HSBC in further data loss

    Stolen Hong Kong server contained data on 159K

    Security 08 15:13

  • Ofcom lays out wireless roadmap

    Planes, trains and automobiles

    Government 08 15:18

  • Fayrewood ends takeover talks

    Time for a plan B

    The Channel 08 15:20

  • Britannica opens kimono, reveals widgets

    Free access for bloggers

    Applications 08 15:24

  • iPlayer to tart up Freesat

    Beeb and ITV square up to Sky

    Data Networking 08 15:26

  • Renault F1 comp site spills entrants' details

    You will never break the chain

    Security 08 16:01

  • MEPs deny sports 'intellectual property' landgrab

    Own(ing) goals

    Media 08 16:20

  • Interpol appeal unmasks US actor as child abuse suspect

    Operation IDent-ification

    Security 08 17:44

  • Why Microhoo! is like, so, totally dead

    !!!!! and then, like, !!!!!!

    Bootnotes 08 17:54

  • Facebook agrees to child-safety measures

    Reining in Web 2.0 predators

    Security 08 18:34

  • Surprise, surprise: F5 is doing something

    A storage de-dupe and network acceleration box

    Storage 08 18:35

  • MySpace revs profile transfer engine

    Down with the walled garden

    Media 08 19:07

  • I Was A Teenage Bot Master

    The Confessions of SoBe Owns

    Security 08 19:18

  • Hitachi slips past Fujitsu with speedy 320GB laptop drive

    7,200rpm, 2.5-inch drive out-firsts 'world's first'

    Storage 08 19:49

  • India and Belgium decry Chinese cyber attacks

    Join the ranks

    Government 08 20:42

  • Oracle sharpens axe for BEA layoffs

    Four portals, two application servers, no future

    Financial News 08 21:19

  • AMD boss keeps schtum on manufacturing restructure

    Meeting doglegs to pointlessness

    Hardware 08 23:51