26th August 2008 Archive

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  • Amazon sending Kindle to college

    What price bong waterproofing?

    Media 26 Aug 00:10

  • Breakup with Sadville lion ends in kidnap plot, duct-taped dog

    Happiness is a warm laser sighted taser

    Media 26 Aug 01:37

  • E-voting outfit confesses vote-dropping software bug

    Ten years later

    Security 26 Aug 03:08

  • Asus readies fourth incarnation of Eee 900

    Hard drive model coming soon?

    Hardware 26 Aug 08:15

  • Million bank details sold on eBay

    And a few more gone AWOL

    Security 26 Aug 08:57

  • World+Dog predicts new iPods, Macs imminent

    Announcement in two weeks' time?

    Hardware 26 Aug 09:31

  • Infosys swoops on Axon

    Snaps up SAP firm

    The Channel 26 Aug 09:39

  • Reader comments bigger legal risk than forums

    Mod squad issues dire warning

    Law 26 Aug 09:43

  • Grazing cattle display animal magnetism

    Bodies align to north-south axis

    Science 26 Aug 09:46

  • 'Child protection' database slammed as plod data mine

    Troubled kids' pasts open to investigators

    Law 26 Aug 09:54

  • Nuns face off in online beauty contest

    Sine qua nun?

    Bootnotes 26 Aug 09:56

  • HTC's big-talking talker

    All the features, and two keyboards

    Mobile 26 Aug 10:21

  • Best Western plays down impact of hack attack

    8 million records? Huh, more like 10

    Security 26 Aug 10:36

  • MSI touts 'first' mobo for Intel Core i7

    Full three-channel memory supported

    Hardware 26 Aug 10:37

  • TomTom goes upper class

    Pro satnav range driven in

    Science 26 Aug 10:42

  • Qinetiq trumpets midsummer robo solar-plane 'record'

    Now let's see it work at winter solstice

    Government 26 Aug 10:45

  • Olympus E-420 digital SLR

    It’s dinky and it delivers good pictures

    Hardware 26 Aug 11:02

  • Beeb to resurrect Reggie Perrin

    Martin Clunes in frame for Rossiter role

    Bootnotes 26 Aug 11:10

  • Mobile broadband: What's it for?

    Don't ask the operators

    Broadband 26 Aug 11:11

  • Tories want data loss prosecutions

    Knowing or reckless heads on spikes, please

    Government 26 Aug 11:14

  • Nokia unveils N79 and N85 smartphones

    'Let us entertain you,' shout new N-series talkers

    Phones 26 Aug 11:27

  • MessageLabs takes smut-blocking tech in-house

    We liked it, so we bought the company

    The Channel 26 Aug 11:32

  • Street View spycars need some TLC

    And percussive maintenance, evidently

    Bootnotes 26 Aug 11:38

  • US utilities plot remote switch off

    I'm sorry Dave, I can't turn that kettle on

    Broadband 26 Aug 11:43

  • IT pay jumps as skills gap widens

    Offshoring blamed for cash bonanaza

    CIO 26 Aug 11:45

  • Sony designs photo frames for the digital age

    Printed photos? Pah!

    Hardware 26 Aug 12:14

  • iPhone 2.0.2 crack posted then pulled

    Update promised

    Phones 26 Aug 12:15

  • How can I run Windows apps on a Linux Acer Aspire One?


    Hardware 26 Aug 12:25

  • EC misleading EU on copyright extension, says boffin

    'Wilfully ignored' studies that disagreed

    Law 26 Aug 12:31

  • Council clamps down on 'man on the street'

    He won't be manning the switchboard, that's for sure

    Bootnotes 26 Aug 12:33

  • Colonel: Bowman army comms 'astonishingly bad'

    Battery life & range crap - but at least it's heavy

    Government 26 Aug 12:45

  • Yahoo! reinvades! Iran!

    Tech giants forge Axis of Email™

    Law 26 Aug 12:50

  • Kindle fails to set light to unsold e-book pile

    Rumours of death of paper greatly exaggerated

    Media 26 Aug 13:11

  • Geek tech takes hoovering to new heights

    Extreme ironing anyone?

    Hardware 26 Aug 13:18

  • Citrix tries to woo crowds with XenApp 5

    Lands next month

    Virtualization 26 Aug 13:39

  • Wind turbines put bats under (low) pressure

    Scientists probe barotrauma fatalities

    Science 26 Aug 14:09

  • Cowon shows off super-sexy PMP

    The new iPod beater?

    Hardware 26 Aug 14:21

  • Joss-sticks increase cancer risk: Official

    Scientists issue incense fug health warning

    Science 26 Aug 14:35

  • Medion punts £599 Blu-ray PC

    Hardware 26 Aug 14:37

  • Amazon goes on Shelfari

    Acquires facebooky wooky start-up?

    Media 26 Aug 14:40

  • Minister warns of national grid hack threat

    And theft of commercial secrets

    Security 26 Aug 14:52

  • Pure develops 'interactive' DAB radio

    Hardware 26 Aug 15:03

  • Casio and Hitachi pair on 8Mp cameraphone

    Super-snapping, 3G style

    Phones 26 Aug 15:05

  • Fringe box office FAIL pushes sales down 10%

    Bad weather, Olympics, leaves on line credit crunch blamed

    CIO 26 Aug 15:46

  • DARPA in Tom'n'Jerry robo-brain quest

    First they came for the mice; and I said nothing

    Government 26 Aug 16:09

  • Apple goes auntie over slasher comic

    Murders Murderdrome

    Mobile 26 Aug 17:00

  • Scumbags punt Trojan with baby kidnap lure

    A new low

    Security 26 Aug 17:11

  • Crypto guru thinks outside the box with Cube attack

    Stream ciphers easily split (maybe)

    Security 26 Aug 17:17

  • China pardons iTunes (but not Sting)

    Music store returns - minus 'Songs for Tibet'

    Media 26 Aug 18:45

  • EMC's Celerra starts smaller and gets cheaper

    Entry-level replaces Fibre Channel with SAS

    Storage 26 Aug 19:30

  • AT&T freshens tourist-trapping iPhone data plans

    'You want savings? Pay us an extra hundred'

    Mobile 26 Aug 20:33

  • Hardware hackers get second Bugs bite

    Modular Linux goodies return

    Developer 26 Aug 20:53

  • Embarcadero rallies on Windows and web with CodeGear

    Microsoft not the only fruit

    Developer 26 Aug 20:58

  • Hackintosh maker bites back at Apple

    Calls for death of Mac EULA

    The Channel 26 Aug 22:14

  • Houston, we have a virus

    Worm infects International Space Station laptops

    Security 26 Aug 22:20