16th December 2008 Archive

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  • Web more popular than sex, says Intel

    Firefoxy

    Networks 16 00:02

  • Apple update purges 21 security vulns from OS X

    Joins patch-batch club

    Security 16 00:02

  • Adobe learns lessons of open-source Flex

    No pain, no gain

    Developer 16 00:15

  • Palm going Nova next month

    Make-or-break OS

    Mobile 16 00:20

  • Google sponsored links caught punting malware

    Click here to get pwned

    Security 16 01:47

  • Chip boffins hone silicon-brain interface

    First slugs. Then humans

    Science 16 07:03

  • Flash cells near shrinkage limit

    Volatility threatens non-volatile memory

    Science 16 07:31

  • 2008's top three PMPs

    Our favourite cinema-in-your-hand gadgets

    Hardware 16 09:02

  • DfT spends £81m to save £57m

    Shared services move showed 'stupendous incompetence'

    Government 16 10:17

  • British Standard explains how to store data for use as evidence

    Legally admissible BS

    Servers 16 10:23

  • Tiny iPhone en route?

    China says so

    Phones 16 10:25

  • Nvidia next-gen GeForce due Q1

    Two more GTX 200s first, though

    Hardware 16 10:43

  • Profs: Eating Belgian truffles will make you buy a Mac

    Homemade meringues = Linux, presumably*

    Science 16 10:49

  • Russian's emoticon trade mark won't wash with EU

    You winker

    Small Biz 16 11:00

  • Oz couple served legal docs via Facebook

    Tracked to social networking site

    Law 16 11:09

  • GTA: ChinaTown Wars launch dated announced

    Stylus-based slasher

    Games 16 11:14

  • Electric car maker in 'urgent financial distress'

    Th!nk goes cap in hand to govt

    Science 16 11:16

  • Virgin Media to dump neutrality and target BitTorrent users

    It's deep packet inspection, but it's not for Phorm...

    Broadband 16 11:32

  • Vodafone knocks English cricket for six

    Ends sponsorship deal

    Mobile 16 11:37

  • G N' R blogger pleads guilty to copyright violation

    Sitting in a Chinese stew

    Media 16 11:40

  • Microsoft knew about Xbox 360 disc-scratch problem, employee claims

    Fresh court documents uncover the 'truth'

    Games 16 11:42

  • Nine in ten emails now spam

    River of junk stems from malware plague

    Security 16 12:01

  • Revamped Mac Mini en route, claims Apple insider

    He knows when, but not what

    Hardware 16 12:03

  • US firm vies for Opteron packaging excess crown

    Boxing unclever

    Bootnotes 16 12:16

  • Royal Navy completes Windows for Submarines™ rollout

    Trident sub's new Windows LAN fitted in 18 days

    Data Networking 16 12:25

  • Anti-radiation phone chip withdrawn from sale

    Protection called into question

    Mobile 16 12:28

  • Online storage start-up pitches 'USB stick on the internet'

    Lets small biz try out its big idea for free

    Small Biz 16 12:34

  • A Geeks Guide2... Christmas - Part IV

    Further festive goodness from Reg Books

    Site News 16 12:57

  • Epson Stylus Photo PX800FW all-in-one wireless printer

    Epson tries to keep up with the competition

    Hardware 16 13:02

  • China 'bans' BBC's Chinese website

    No Auntie for you, comrade

    Government 16 13:09

  • Novell dishes up OpenSUSE 11.1 details

    Tweaks licence, dumps EULA

    The Channel 16 13:17

  • Gamer recovers Xbox 360 using controller

    Wireless proves wonderful

    Games 16 13:59

  • DARPA aim to make killer robots invulnerable to damage

    'It absolutely will not stop'

    Science 16 14:09

  • GTA: The Lost and Damned video released

    Birds, booze and bikes. Oh, and guns...

    Games 16 14:39

  • Be Broadband doubles down on ADSL to catch cable

    'Up to' 48Mbit/s trials

    Broadband 16 14:55

  • Toaster used to recharge gadgets

    Butter and jam optional

    Hardware 16 15:18

  • Scottish firm pays £120,000 over unlicensed software

    See what happens when you take the low road...

    Small Biz 16 15:22

  • Distie tightens ups security deals

    Bell tolls for cross selling

    The Channel 16 15:28

  • German card leak delivered by microfilm

    Old school security breach

    Security 16 15:31

  • Hasbro drops lawsuit against Scrabulous creators

    Do we need to spell it out to you?

    Law 16 15:31

  • Microsoft spits out ODF plans for Office 2007 SP2

    Foaming at the interoperability mouth

    Applications 16 16:32

  • The benefits of co-ordinating dev and ops efforts

    Yes, there are some. Really

    Infrastructure 16 16:56

  • Any aaSes in your organisation?

    The appetite for cloud services

    Productivity 16 18:02

  • NAND flash follow-on technology

    Allotropes you can eat

    Science 16 18:26

  • The Year in Operating Systems: No battle of big ideas

    Small change for 2009

    Operating Systems 16 18:47

  • Opera releases update for 'extremely severe' vulns

    Cross-platform performance

    Security 16 18:52

  • Apple's holiday Mac sales flatline

    Windows PC comeback

    Hardware 16 19:25

  • Larry Wall on the Zen of Perl 6

    What kind of programmer are you?

    Developer 16 20:50

  • American Express web bug exposes card holders

    XSS: Entrenched since November 2008

    Security 16 21:27

  • Applers howl over Mac OS fix

    Update can downgrade

    Operating Systems 16 21:45

  • Enterprise VoIP soars despite Meltdown

    IP phone shipments up 25 per cent

    VoIP 16 22:16

  • German-spouting HR system costs UK gov £80m

    'Stupendous incompetence'

    Government 16 23:11

  • Jobs, Apple out of Macworld Expo

    End of an era - or two

    Hardware 16 23:14

  • To beat Google, Microsoft will become Google

    Data-center armlock

    Servers 16 23:37

  • Microsoft issues emergency patch warning for IE

    Zero-day exploit fix arrives Wednesday

    Security 16 23:40