13th > September > 2008 Archive
Apple unsheathes Jesus Phone 2.1
Apple has released a software update for the iPhone, saying it will cut the number of set-up failures and dropped calls while providing "significantly better" battery life.
Virginia de-convicts AOL junk mailer Jeremy Jaynes
Notorious American AOL spammer Jeremy Jaynes had his nine year federal prison sentence overturned today, when Virginia's high court ruled the state's tough "anti-spam" law violates the First Amendment right to free speech.
Sapphire 4850 Toxic graphics card
ReviewSapphire’s HD 4850 Toxic graphics card tackles a perceived problem of the reference AMD ATI Radeon HD 485 by changing the cooling package to lower the temperature.
China's nonstop music machine
ExclusiveBaidu is renowned as China’s glittering internet success story, and as the start-up that gave Google a bloody nose. It dominates the web in the world’s second biggest economy with 70 per cent market share, and on Wall Street carries a market cap of almost $12bn.
Enterprises throw caution to the wind in 802.11n rush
The wireless industry changes at the speed of light and so do the attitudes of its customers. Five years ago, amid the intense nervousness of enterprises about adopting pre-standard fast Wi-Fi standards or insecure - Wi-Fi at all - who would have predicted the carefree abandonment with which corporates are now embracing pre-standard 802.11n?
Furse should not resign, she should be sacked
CommentThe farce of the London Stock Exchange not only crashing but failing to get its systems up and running again should surprise no one.