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  • News: Chinese web filter doesn't work on Macs

    The Chinese government seems happy to let one group surf freely: Mac users. The Green Dam web filter software doesn't currently work on the Apple Mac OS X.

  • News: Ask.com: better results, smaller market share

    In the past eight months, Ask.com has unfurled a set of changes to its search engine that the IAC unit calls a success. But going by US market results, this is at best a qualified success - as Google goes from strength to strength, Ask's share of US search queries has actually shrunk during that time period.

  • News: Judge halts MySpace cyberbullying case

    A US judge today overruled a jury verdict and dismissed a case against a Missouri woman convicted last November in a cyberbullying case that led to a teenager's death.

  • News: US builds antitrust case against Google

    The US Department of Justice confirmed on Thursday that it is investigating a settlement involving Google Book Search for possible antitrust violations, following months of speculation that the agency had its eye on the service.

  • News: Google Apps get a refresh

    Google this week updated various Google Apps services this week, including one that lets users within an organisation share templates with each other.

  • News: Twitter integrates Flickr, squashes spam

    The latest changes to Twitter are simple and unnoticeable at first, but they can make a world of difference for some users.

  • News: China still wants Green Dam web filter

    China has not lifted its requirement that an internet-filtering program be shipped with all computers sold in the country, even though the plan was postponed this week, state media said today.

  • News: Microsoft releases 5 security service packs

    In addition to the beta release of its free consumer anti-malware software, Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft has, in the past week, unleashed five service packs for its enterprise class security software.

  • News: Pirate Bay lets users delete accounts before sale

    The operators of The Pirate Bay will allow users to delete their accounts on the torrent-tracking site, a feature many users have requested since a deal to sell the site was announced earlier this week.

  • News: Twitter posts added to Microsoft Bing results

    Microsoft has started adding some Twitter posts into Bing search results, stealing a march on rival Google

  • News: Google revamps Gmail's labels feature

    Google is rolling out a series of changes to Gmail's labels, the feature designed to let people categorise and organise their email messages in lieu of folders, which the company has resisted providing in its webmail service.

  • News: Joost abandons Web TV service

    Online video site Joost is restructuring, abandoning its hopes to be a successful ad-supported Web TV provider. Instead it will sell its video-serving technology to other media companies.

  • Opinion: Firefox 3.6: a sneak preview

    While most of the tech world is busy getting to know Firefox 3.5, which incorporates significant speed increases and a host of added features, Mozilla's engineers are already deep into their next big project: the tentatively numbered Firefox 3.6, codename Namoroka.

  • News: 75% of Brits in fear of mobile roaming charges

    Nearly two thirds of Brits don't know how much it costs to use their mobile phone abroad, says Acision.

  • News: Search engine uncovers & maps job openings

    The creators of a new job-hunting Web site say they've built a specialized search engine that digs around the Web looking for jobs that may not be advertised elsewhere.

  • News: Firefox 3.5 now available

    Mozilla has released Firefox 3.5, ending six months of delays to complete the browser almost exactly a year after its last major upgrade.

  • News: Pirate Bay 'sellouts' slammed by users

    Calling The Pirate Bay's owners "sellouts" who made a "deal with the devil", users of the notorious torrent-tracking site expressed their frustrations across the internet yesterday.

  • News: YouTube boycott over channel redesign

    YouTube will soon switch all of its members to a redesign of its channel pages that it has been testing for several months, although many people want the Google video-sharing site to give them the option to keep the old layout.

  • News: Pirate Bay to become a legal file-sharing site

    A Swedish software firm Global Gaming Factory (GGF) has revealed it plans to purchase BitTorrent search engine The Pirate Bay, in a bid to turn it into a legal downloading service.

  • News: 3 slashes roaming costs

    Mobile operator 3 is claiming to offer the lowest priced data roaming charges of all UK operators.



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