16th December 2009 Archive

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  • Google says ad blockers will save online ads

    Translation: People are lazy

    Applications 16 00:07

  • Mystery co. sues Apple, IBM, Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle...

    'Software installation? We own it!'

    Software 16 00:18

  • 'Steve Jobs' dupes blogosphere with AT&T protest hoax

    Operation Chokehold (not) set for Friday

    Bootnotes 16 00:59

  • Philip K. Dick's kid howls over Googlephone handle

    Do Androids dream of electric sci-fi allusions?

    Mobile 16 04:41

  • Attacks spread malware with help from AppleInsider

    And lawyers.com. And many more

    Security 16 06:02

  • Stratus puts $50K where its fault tolerant mouth is

    Cash for crashes

    Servers 16 07:02

  • Intel heaps 'connected-TV' hype on partners

    Facebook will follow you to the couch

    Hardware 16 07:02

  • Acer A1 Liquid Android smartphone

    Niftiest touchscreen around?

    Phones 16 08:02

  • Citrix adds failover to Hyper-V partitions

    Virtual high availability real cheap

    Virtualization 16 08:02

  • Unhappy Fujitsu staff vote for pre-Xmas strike

    More walkouts planned in New Year, too

    Financial News 16 09:44

  • Is production scale virtualisation ready for the big time?

    Time to rewind

    Virtualisation Lab 16 10:02

  • Digital Dividend could cost cable TV dear

    EU to evaluate interference claims

    Broadband 16 10:03

  • Googlephone videos uncovered

    Nexus One branding revealed

    Phones 16 10:37

  • El Reg's PARIS programme attracts high-flying sponsor

    Peer 1 hops aboard Vulture 1

    SPB 16 10:43

  • US warships to get plane-snatching robot arms?

    Droidplane catcher grabs barrel of pork

    Government 16 10:44

  • First seamless 4G mobile data devices in sight

    ST Ericsson goes a-roaming with alphabet soup

    Phones 16 10:57

  • ID card minister forgets ID card

    Slapstick Meg

    Government 16 11:00

  • Cops need warrant to search phones, say Ohio Supremes

    First top-level US ruling on celly seizures

    Law 16 11:13

  • Home Secretary unmoved by last-ditch McKinnon protests

    Gary's mum protests to the Queen

    Government 16 11:19

  • Wireless e-car recharge tech within range?

    Powermat for cars

    Science 16 11:28

  • LaCie intros small, stylish external drive

    A resilient aesthetic?

    Hardware 16 11:43

  • Adobe profit, sales fall in Q4

    Blames buy-shy customers, Omniture acquisition

    The Channel 16 11:48

  • NZ gal's Bulgarian airbags halt traffic

    Flashes jubs, gets run over

    Bootnotes 16 11:49

  • The iPhone gets a Bing in its step

    Microsoft embraces the enemy of its enemy

    Phones 16 11:56

  • Asus coyly announces 32nm 'Gulftown' processor

    Intel spared blushes

    Hardware 16 11:57

  • Nvidia hints at Tegra 2 intro at CES

    Breakthrough ARM product?

    Hardware 16 12:02

  • Bendy flash memory raises prospect of flexible displays

    Altered images

    Storage 16 12:05

  • Teardown team open-sources gadget repair guides

    Virgin launches similar chargeable system

    Hardware 16 12:06

  • Online-only news to be overseen by press watchdog

    Introducing the novel concept of online self-regulation

    Media 16 12:38

  • RockYou password snafu exposes webmail accounts

    Clueless developer airs 32m user login IDs

    Security 16 12:41

  • Facebookers made into fans of Berlsuconi in post-attack row

    Souvenir-chuck reaction prompts censorship fears

    Government 16 12:42

  • EC drops Microsoft browser probe

    Redmond agrees to offer more choice to customers

    Applications 16 12:51

  • Geeks Guide2 Christmas 2009 — Part IV

    Last in the trilogy of sales

    Site News 16 13:08

  • Watchdog mauls Disney woman's breasts

    Mam-flash Adventureland ad banned

    Bootnotes 16 13:10

  • Firms fuse high-tech sensors into concept phone

    The future of smartphones?

    Phones 16 13:15

  • Apple silences Psystar's rebel yell with injunction

    No more, more, more litigation?

    Hardware 16 13:29

  • Firefox update plugs three critical flaws

    Version 3.5.6 will patch your quilt

    Developer 16 13:46

  • EMC DPA adds replication monitoring

    By servers and its arrays

    Storage 16 13:56

  • Google weighs in to Aussie firewall row

    Not so vocal on China, lads?

    Government 16 14:14

  • MoD does everything right for once in Xmas shocker

    Freak ceasefire interrupts endless cannonade of cockups

    Government 16 14:55

  • UK judges reject Lucas' appeal in Star Wars helmet case

    This is not the judgment he was looking for

    Law 16 15:04

  • Amazon adds media streaming to S3 storage cloud

    Back-ending Flash media

    Servers 16 15:11

  • Broadcom chip promises 20Mp, 1080p mobile devices

    But not until 2011

    Phones 16 15:18

  • Google Doodle poisoned by scareware slingers

    How do you say ne'er do wells in Esperanto?

    Security 16 15:29

  • Borders signs deal for new eBook store

    More free tomes, but Adobe still in the background

    Mobile 16 15:42

  • FTC whacks Intel with anticompetition complaint

    Claims Intel coerced vendors, rigged compilers

    HPC 16 16:12

  • Virgin coughs up digital tech support for clueless users

    Bedwetters of the world unite

    Hardware 16 16:14

  • LHC Xmas shutdown today - massive boffin roister planned

    'Dr Dark Energy' still thought to be plotting mischief

    Science 16 16:19

  • Intel staff 'fired' in ring piece stunt

    End of bells - or bell ends?

    Hardware 16 16:53

  • IBM munches BPM maven Lombardi

    Borging for IT

    Software 16 17:23

  • Google accused of scrubbing bloody Berlusconi pics

    El Reg sides with the Chocolate Factory

    Media 16 20:15

  • IBM Rational adds new ties for devs

    System-on-a-chip sim

    Applications 16 20:23

  • TJX hacker mulls Asperger's defense

    Move over, McKinnon

    Security 16 21:11

  • Dell crunches numbers on Perot deal

    What to buy next?

    Management 16 22:52

  • 'Steve Jobs' repeals AT&T iPhone prank

    But it's too late

    Phones 16 23:30

  • How Google became Microsoft: A decade of hits, misses and gaffes

    The Noughties weren't always nice

    Software 16 23:34

  • Uni warns patients after doctor gets phished

    Cautionary tale ad infinitum

    Security 16 23:50