9th December 2009 Archive

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  • Overstock's Byrne claims $5m scalp over short selling

    A new look for Miscreants' Ball

    Financial News 09 00:00

  • iPhone app transforms speech to text

    There's a Dragon in my phone!

    Mobile 09 01:49

  • Scammers scrape RAM for bank card data

    Malware sidesteps encryption

    Security 09 05:02

  • US judge excoriates Harvard team's P2P defense

    Affirms $675,000 fine for 30 shared songs

    Media 09 07:02

  • Overland to tape shares together

    Reverse stock-split gives breathing space

    Storage 09 07:02

  • Google teams with papers on net news 'experiment'

    Living stories for dying companies

    Media 09 07:18

  • AMD ATI Radeon HD 5970 two-GPU graphics card

    Serious performance, serious price

    Hardware 09 08:02

  • 2009's Top Win Mo Smartphones

    Some good releases despite iPhone, Android

    Phones 09 10:02

  • Apple lists iPhone UK hits of 2009

    Not expecting much of December then

    Mobile 09 10:03

  • Adobe Flash update lances zero-day vuln

    There's more where that came from

    Security 09 10:06

  • US told to keep its beak out of European decisions

    Oracle, Sun and Steely Neelie

    Government 09 10:14

  • DVB-T2 set-top box unveiled

    Has web link too

    Hardware 09 10:24

  • RatemyCouncil site launches, falls over

    Stop me if you've heard this one...

    Government 09 10:52

  • LHC pulverises previous record: 2.36 TeV surprise collision!

    Extra-dimensional saboteurs, doom prophets left fuming

    Science 09 10:54

  • Dell pitches ultra-skinny laptop at business

    No Linux version for the Brits?

    Hardware 09 11:00

  • Seagate takes skinniest single platter to Vegas

    Momentus Thin thing

    Storage 09 11:15

  • Hubble probes deepest universe

    Ancient galaxies shine for the camera

    Science 09 11:16

  • Last patch train of the decade rolls in from Redmond

    Zero-day IE fix stars in Black Tuesday update

    Security 09 11:23

  • Mars rover faces icy death

    Spirit seriously bogged down

    Science 09 11:27

  • Modern Warfare 2 hit by anti-gay claim

    In-game remark sparks indignation

    Games 09 11:31

  • Sun-Oracle x86 server combo tops the SAP charts

    AMD Istanbuls crank through the transactions

    Servers 09 11:50

  • Thinking about production scale virtualisation projects?

    Well today’s your LUCKY day!

    Virtualisation Lab 09 12:02

  • New DNA rules may still breach human rights

    Council of Europe unsatisfied

    Government 09 12:09

  • Revolutionary triangular-key keypad out on Android

    Google OS snaps up Crocodile Keyboard

    Phones 09 12:21

  • Orange sticks it to Ovi with on-device app store

    No Jukebox yet though

    Mobile 09 12:21

  • Mozilla squirts out Thunderbird 3

    Offline world is still relevant, y'know

    Applications 09 12:24

  • Logitech Squeezebox Radio

    A wireless of a different sort

    Hardware 09 13:02

  • Shifting gears with information access

    Keeping up with changing demands and expectations

    Evolving Apps 09 13:02

  • 'Friends with Benefits' sex does no psych harm - profs

    Doleful, ultimately doomed youth monogamy, though...

    Science 09 13:10

  • German ISPs team up with gov agency to clean up malware

    Although anti-botnet offensive panned by critics

    Security 09 13:11

  • Nokia goes golden

    Shuns phone features for bling

    Phones 09 13:15

  • Google Groups plays footsie with Google Apps customers

    Sys admin by doughnuts numbers

    Applications 09 13:26

  • T-Mobile data scam detected a year ago

    Customers in the dark

    Mobile 09 13:28

  • Darling promises IT cuts, years of pain

    IT cuts ahoy, windfall tax for bankers

    Small Biz 09 13:41

  • EC needs new agency for three-headed security database

    But don't give it to Interpol, warns data supervisor

    Government 09 13:47

  • Facebook screams at users: 'Sort your privacy. NOW'

    As it throws switch on new tools

    Security 09 15:01

  • Crooks pitch World Cup scams after group draw

    Speculative efforts from outside the box discouraged

    Security 09 15:20

  • UK air traffic control goes after Wikileaks

    Good luck with that

    Government 09 15:23

  • Google abandons Search

    Swaps Hive Mind for nevermind

    Applications 09 16:13

  • Packard Bell catches burning battery blight

    I'll give the fire brigade a Bell

    The Channel 09 16:50

  • Zeus bot found using Amazon's EC2 as C&C server

    Clouds on Mount Olympus

    Security 09 19:53

  • Lawyers claim Palin hack suspect's PC had spyware

    Groundwork laid for possible Big Wooden Horse defence

    Security 09 19:54

  • Apple's alleged Kindle-crusher set for spring release?

    Amazon's 'wolfish' revenue cut downsized

    Hardware 09 20:10

  • BT's unified comm cloud goes global

    Invades US, mainland Europe, Asia

    Networks 09 21:00

  • Microsoft to sing at EC Oracle hearing

    But what's their tune?

    Applications 09 21:17

  • Google and MS sued over links to file-sharing site

    Search giants dubbed RapidShare BFFs

    Media 09 22:35

  • AT&T to choke your iPhone

    Death to unlimited data plans

    Phones 09 23:15