17th August 2011 Archive

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  • iiNet nears million-customer mark

    Profit up, ARPU up, churn down

    Financial News 17 00:01

  • Dell retools for the midmarket

    (Slightly) less revenue. But more profit

    Hardware 17 00:12

  • Chic USB drive leads double life as personal vibrator

    Très élégant, oui, mais très puissant

    Hardware 17 03:24

  • IT admin cops to crippling ex-employer's network

    Cold revenge served here

    Security 17 04:00

  • Google's Android Dev Kit for Dummies™ sent home

    App Inventor returns with maker

    Mobile 17 04:51

  • Box o' Flashy virtual machines offered

    Pump my Data

    Virtualization 17 07:00

  • id Software Wolfenstein 3D

    Glourious Basterd

    Games 17 07:00

  • Dob in suspect blingy neighbours on Facebook, say cops

    Where did they get all those tellies?

    Law 17 07:58

  • App developer slurped kids' data without consent

    50,000 Apple Store downloads, $50,000 fine

    Developer 17 08:27

  • Startup reveals own dominance in flash data caching

    Also announces secret amount of funding raised

    Storage 17 08:54

  • Three touts 21.1Mb/s mobile broadband dongle

    MiFi upgraded to HSPA+, 802.11n

    Mobile 17 09:20

  • US robochopper cargo skyhook gets another $47m

    Crewless mesh-copter creeps closer to the front line

    Government 17 09:22

  • Profit-disaster CEO at Blue Coat: I'll get my coat

    Mine's the one with the pink slip in the pocket

    Security 17 09:42

  • Sony slashes PlayStation 3 prices

    Console cost cutter

    Games 17 10:01

  • Facebook wannabe rioters cop large helpings of porridge

    Flashplod rather than flashmob: only cops showed up

    Security 17 10:12

  • German tap-to-pay telco allies don't need no stinkin' banks

    Slapdash slapcash plan requires all new bonk-banker kit

    Mobile 17 10:38

  • Angry S Koreans mass-sue Apple over iPhone tracking

    You must pay each of us one meellion won! <cough> £568

    Law 17 10:50

  • Scottish gov moans over broadband cash handout

    Gie us mair bawbees, oor internet's aye puggled

    Government 17 11:09

  • iPHONE 5 SHOCK! US Apple store 4G kit-fit snapped

    'Sure it works sir, reception's great here in the shop'

    Mobile 17 11:14

  • Sony ballyhoos budget PSP

    Redesigned and repriced

    Games 17 11:36

  • UK sales rankings: HP, Dell up, Acer down, Apple at No. 4

    Acer disaster drags Blighty down below French, Germans

    The Channel 17 11:41

  • Facebook flashplodder to appeal against 4-yr cooler stint

    Crap rural lootin' event was attended only by police

    Law 17 11:57

  • Range Rover Evoque Si4

    Land Rover techs up the SUV

    Science 17 12:00

  • Sony prices up PlayStation telly for UK

    One screen, multiple pictures

    Hardware 17 12:15

  • Amazon deploys true-blue US gov cloud for secret arms data

    West Coast ITAR bank: New can of whup for Azure's ass

    Cloud 17 12:23

  • Museum gets free NFC phone-tap exhibit cards from Nokia

    Look, better than ordinary cards! In some way!

    Mobile 17 12:28

  • ICANN chief Beckstrom says he will go in July 2012

    Confirming decision apparently not made by him

    Hosting 17 12:32

  • Scotland Yard Four cleared - on phone-hacking

    Cop watchdog removes teeth from top plods' shins for now

    Law 17 13:00

  • Explaining the Chocolate Factory's Patent Panic

    Grabbing a target and holding it over their heart

    Business 17 13:41

  • 2nd-hand Popemobile, also used by Neil Armstrong, for sale

    Pontiff-tastic bubbletop limo carried many Apollo 'nauts

    Bootnotes 17 13:53

  • Piles of unshiftable HP fondle-slabs choke Best Buy

    Staff can't get about in stores as 'OuchPads' stack up

    The Channel 17 14:27

  • Red Hat beta revs KVM hypervisor to 3.0

    Like invasion from space: First we land, then we expand

    Virtualization 17 15:09

  • Dog fight game bitten with pro-PETA virus

    Dog and bone Trojan

    Security 17 15:17


    Aaiee! We're all going to die!

    Bootnotes 17 15:50

  • Nintendo aims to fill stockings with Wii slim

    Size matters

    Games 17 16:11

  • Android app logs keystrokes using phone movements

    Touchscreen side-channel hack

    Security 17 18:50

  • Google Apache mod speeds into outside world

    Fastsoft on Gooroids

    Cloud 17 18:58

  • Ubuntu erects stairway to VMware code cloud


    Cloud 17 21:44

  • TelstraClear slams new kiwi download laws

    CEO calls on government to break content monopolies

    Business 17 22:23

  • Hackers breach website for SF transit agency police

    Data for 102 cops aired to protest BART

    Security 17 22:29

  • Google squashes Google Analytics bug

    Traffic report snafu nipped in bud

    Media 17 22:51

  • Amcom grows profits with cloud demand

    Insert 'silver lining' pun here...

    Cloud 17 23:30