14th > February > 2009 Archive


iPhone app rescues Valentine's Day cheapskates

So today’s the big day, but you’ve forgotten a present and refuse to splash out £35 on some wilting roses. Thankfully, an iPhone application’s been created that’ll help you avoid the impending slap across the face or night-long cold shoulder.
The Register breaking news

Twitter force-fed $35m in venture capital

Amidst the deepest world financial crisis since The Great Depression, Twitter has landed another $35 million in funding.
Cade Metz, 14 2009

Mortal Kombat maker Midway goes titsup

Saddled with debt, American video game maker Midway has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.