21st > November > 2009 Archive
Blogger outs back-end Google tech
A Vietnamese blogger has alerted the world to another Google product.
SQL Server 2008 - from semi-relational to sublime
ReviewSQL Server 2008 R2 is a step closer to reality.
Channel 4 raises Bing word-extinction alarm
Roll over Wittgenstein, Channel 4 has a bold claim to make, thanks to New Media guru Benjamin Cohen. It's trumpeted in what must be the weirdest press release we've received in years - or at least since the Blooks one.
ReviewTomTom's Start is essentially the satnav specialist's new low-end model. Rather than say so, though, it's not pitching the product on price but for its simplicity. It's a device designed to get you from A to B and nothing more.
Triumph in Geneva! LHC beams up and running again
There were emotional scenes last night at the headquarters of underground international atom-smasher science alliance CERN, as joyful boffins celebrated the successful restarting of the Large Hadron Collider. The colossal machine circulated its first beam around the entire 27-km supermagnet circuit at 22:01 Swiss time, and sent the opposing beam round the other way at midnight.