7th August 2012 Archive

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  • Rackspace hints at big Oz investment

    Welcome, but no cure for Australia's "cloud cringe"

    Cloud 07 00:18

  • Cheap laser could help save expensive aircraft

    UNSW pitches ice-proof alternative to conventional airspeed monitors

    Science 07 00:38

  • Curiosity needs OS upgrade before getting down to science

    New software release on the way to wimpy martian computer

    Science 07 01:44

  • Alleged Anon arrested for planning gov DDoS attacks

    21-year-old could face five years in a Hong Kong slammer

    Security 07 05:01

  • FaceTime in the dock

    Taiwanese man claims he invented Apple's tech to save call costs

    Policy 07 05:50

  • Why women won't apply for IT jobs

    If they're not a perfect fit, they may not throw hat into ring

    Jobs 07 06:12

  • Ten... console games you may have missed

    Playing for keeps

    Games 07 07:00

  • HSBC brands EVERY Apple iPhone 'an insecure PC'

    iOS app urges fanbois to pull on some protection

    Business 07 07:31

  • WD's 2TB Green giant can't jam hardness into standard slot

    Little big boy

    Storage 07 08:02

  • Using copyright to avoid Freedom of Info law? Ha, ha, NICE try!

    You're exempt* anyway, sniffs ICO

    Law 07 08:21

  • Microsoft upping Office 365 fees for resellers AGAIN

    Here a wedge of cash, please sell our cloud stuff

    The Channel 07 08:43

  • Cameron: We'll turn NHS patients into real-time drugs lab rats

    Unless they remember to opt-out

    Government 07 09:02

  • Black helicopters circle Street View car crash

    India prang 'a hoax', insists Google

    Science 07 09:35

  • Devon NHS trust left data of 1,373 staff online for MONTHS

    Must cough £175k for opening employees to ID fraud, ICO sniffs

    Security 07 10:06

  • Copyright bot boots NASA rover vid off YouTube

    Space agency's copyright-free vid triggers infringement flag

    Science 07 10:16

  • Microsoft's Office 2013 app-maker cloud drenches developers

    Visual Basic macros are dead! Long live JavaScript macros!

    Developer 07 10:32

  • Samsung fingered in child labour allegations at China plant

    Report: Workers' rights group claims abuses at manufacturing partner factory

    Mobile 07 10:47

  • Tesco helps high flyers avoid actual shops

    Bored airport punters can pluck fruit from 'virtual fridges' for delivery

    Management 07 11:02

  • Virident lures Web2.0 biz punters with refreshed server flash card

    App acceleration with the Gen 2 FlashMax card

    Storage 07 11:17

  • Microsoft Surface slate: Acer, resellers predict a riot

    Who the hell does Ballmer think he is? Apple?

    The Channel 07 11:29

  • Apple and Google go head-to-head over Kodak patent sale

    Tech firms draw battle lines in IP auction

    Law 07 11:47

  • Bill Gates, Harry Evans and the smearing of a computer legend

    Source code of DOS, CP/M diff'ed, expert miffed

    Business 07 12:03

  • Facebook touts gambling to 'responsible' Brits

    One arm bandits are go... bitch

    Hosting 07 12:17

  • YouTube app wrenched from next Apple iPhones, iPads

    Prefers a 3D map of Brum for iOS 6

    Mobile 07 12:42

  • HP yanks 2-week-old VMware server crown from Cisco

    Flash-boosted ProLiant beats down rivals in benchmark test

    Storage 07 13:02

  • Amazon exploited by hacker in scribe's epic Apple iCloud pwn

    Address and 4 digits was all fast-talking fraudster needed

    Mobile 07 13:34

  • Apple: Samsung was in 'crisis' over our iPhone awesomeness

    'As if!' say the South Koreans

    Law 07 14:02

  • Doctor Who to unwrap new sidekick in Christmas TV special

    Richard E Grant to star in Jenna-Louise Coleman's debut ep

    Media 07 14:33

  • Gemalto gets NFC gig: Singapore punters will all bonk the same way

    Rest of world still struggling to agree on standard platform

    Mobile 07 15:05

  • Russian rocket fails to orbit 2 satellites after booster bungle

    Cargo floats in space after burn-boost orbit ballsup

    Science 07 15:35

  • Comstor names Dohmen as EMEA boss

    Ex-army man and Cisco veep to whip troops into shape

    The Channel 07 16:19

  • British radio telescope genius Sir Bernard Lovell dies

    Scientist the Soviets tried to kill was 98

    Science 07 16:33

  • Cloud backup drama: Mozy kicks Carbonite after ASA's had a go

    Ad body smacked it for 'unlimited' claims, but what is Mozy on about?

    Storage 07 17:02

  • AMD launches 4 teraflops FirePro graphics at Nvidia Keplers

    Piledriver cores debut in CPU-GPU hybrids

    Hardware 07 17:26

  • Office for ARM will lack features, report claims

    Macros, developer tools yanked

    Applications 07 19:45

  • First full landing site and colour pictures back from Mars

    Now leave Mohawk Guy alone

    Science 07 20:55

  • NT Telehealth's high-definition medicarts are really CoTS

    Thanks for the meaningless NBN jargon, Senator

    Policy 07 22:00

  • Rackspace profits from cloudy transitions

    The OpenStack effect, even before the code went live

    Cloud 07 22:32

  • Facebook pulls race-hate page

    Updated: Vilification continues, site not pulled

    Networks 07 22:50

  • Microsoft offers alternative Lync-like web chat spec to W3C

    Work by Google, Mozilla, Opera not good enough, it says

    Applications 07 22:53

  • IBM shoots higher and lower with x86 Flex Systems

    Plus: Expansion node for GPUs, flash, and other goodies

    Servers 07 23:26

  • The policy that helped Anonymous hack AAPT

    How vigilant is your host or public cloud provider?

    Cloud 07 23:30