Microsoft gets dirty with Gmail cloud cash fight
Microsoft is so committed to the cloud that it's throwing everything at rivals like Google to crack open the door on sales and gain momentum online.
'Death to browsers!' cries Apple mobile-app patent
A trio of Apple filings seek to patent mobile-application "systems and methods" for travel and online shopping — and to move us three steps closer to a Google-free world.
Social-engineering contest reveals secret BP info
DefconA hacker competition that challenges contestants to trick employees of large companies into divulging potentially sensitive information aims to show how human gullibility is the biggest security vulnerability of all. During its first day at the Defcon hacker conference in Las Vegas, it had clearly achieved its goal.
Disney throws $763m at social gaming
Disney has thrown over three quarters of a billion dollars to bring it up to Goliath status in the online gaming world, acquiring two and a half year old Playdom, which offers games for social networks – the new buzzword in gaming that has all the VCs on the planet hopping onto investments.
Sony Bravia KDL-32NX503 32in LCD TV
ReviewMonolithic is a desirable word, unless it’s applied to small things like a mobile phone, a peanut, a shrew. So does it fit a flatscreen TV, especially one at the lower end of screen sizes deemed suitable for a living room?
iPhone 4: And now we are 3 (Mobile)
3 Mobile is shipping iPhone 4 today - along with T-Mobile UK, it was the last UK network to announce availability.
Reg Hardware Reviews Digest
In the past seven days, Reg Hardware reviewed many products from the worlds of consumer electronics, photography, gaming, mobile communications and information technology.