22nd > May > 2011 Archive

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vBulletin abandons bid for injunction against ex-devs

Updated Net forumware giant vBulletin has abandoned its bid for a preliminary injunction against its former lead developer and his new forumware company, the UK-based XenForo.
Cade Metz, 22 May 2011
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Endeavour 'nauts in epic ISS spacewalk

Space shuttle Endeavour mission specialists Drew Feustel and Mike Fincke earlier today ventured outside the International Space Station for an epic eight hours and seven minutes - the sixth-longest spacewalk in history.
Lester Haines, 22 May 2011
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NZ boffins anchor new submarine cable

New Zealand’s new US$400m submarine communications cable project, Pacific Fibre, has signed Reannz (Research & Education Advanced Network NZ) as its first customer.
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Media, industry and cops baffled as Qld Police return hack’s iPad

A leading Australian computer law and privacy researcher says Queensland Police’s “daft” decision to confiscate a journalist’s iPad last week could be a blessing in disguise.