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  • News: ICANN chief rejects EU oversight

    The new Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) chief has poured cold water on claims the organisation is resisting a break from alleged US oversight.

  • News: Software failing to sort human relationships

    Internet search engines and software applications can catalog huge volumes of information, but they aren't smart enough to trace personal relationships between people, according to the executive chairman of World-Check, a company that maintains a database of individuals that banks and other companies might want to think twice about doing business with.

  • News: Firefox 3.5 launching tomorrow

    Mozilla is expected to release its Firefox 3.5 browser tomorrow, a company representative said on Friday.

  • News: 10 Facebook & Twitter privacy faux pas

    Social networks such as Facebook and Twitter are great for allowing you to share information about your life with your friends, family and other people in your life.

  • News: 10 unsung heros of technology

    Without heroes such as Tim Berners-Lee, Vint Cerf and Bob Metcalfe we would be able to connect to and surf the web. However, for every well-know 'father' of technology, there are plenty of unsung heroes that have played just as an important role in out technological lives but yet remain relatively unknown.

  • News: Stay cool, calm and connected this summer

    Don't let a faulty web connection get in the way of your suntan. Follow our tips to access the web from your back garden or even the pub garden.

  • News: Sophos warns of Michael Jackson spam emails

    Hackers are using Michael Jackson's death as a way of harvesting email addresses for potential ID theft, says Sophos.

  • News: Apple pulls porn app from App Store

    Apple changed its mind about allowing applications with explicit content in the iPhone App Store. After approving the first app featuring photos of nude women, Apple has now removed 'Hottest Girls' from the App Store.

  • News: Intel & AMD failing to deliver, says Facebook

    The latest generations of server processors from Intel and AMD don't deliver the promised gains in performance, according to the head of technical operations at Facebook, a massive consumer of servers.

  • News: Michael Jackson's death knocks Google & Twitter offline

    News of Michael Jackson's death caused a massive surge in internet traffic last night, temporarily crashing Google and driving huge amounts of traffic to popular sites such as Twitter and BBC News.

  • News: Real Networks launches RealPlayer SP

    Real Networks have launched a new version of their video download software. RealPlayer SP for Windows is available immediately as a beta download, with a Mac version expected by the year end.

  • News: Facebook takes mobile internet top spot from Google

    Facebook overtook search engine Google for mobile internet traffic in May, according to the latest State of the Mobile Web report by Opera.

  • Opinion: Firefox add-on compares Wolfram Alpha & Google

    A free Wolfram Alpha Google add-on for Firefox lets you run a side-by-side comparison of results from Google, and the new Wolfram Alpha search engine. Google matches run down the left side of your browser as always, while Wolfram Alpha results are displayed on the right, where text ads would otherwise appear.

  • News: Twitter is 38th most visited website in UK

    Twitter is the 38th most visited site by UK web users, says Hitwise.

  • News: Facebook lets any site add live streams

    Any website owner can now put up a stream of Facebook status updates, using a feature that the social networking platform introduced on Wednesday.Stephen Lawson

  • News: Free parental control software for games launched

    Gaming service Metaboli has unveiled free parental control software that can help parents ensure children don't play games with inappropriate content.

  • News: Webroot: social networkers open to ID theft

    A third of social networkers have at least three pieces of information visible on their profiles that could make them vulnerable to id theft, says Webroot.

  • News: Vodafone device improves 3G signal in the home

    Vodafone is making a device designed to improve mobile signal in the home available to consumers.

  • News: New Google site promotes web speed

    Google has created a website for developers that is focused exclusively on making web applications, sites and browsers faster.

  • News: Twitter hack spreads porn Trojan

    Former Apple Macintosh evangelist Guy Kawasaki posts Twitter messages about a lot of different thing, but the message he put up on Tuesday afternoon was really out of character.

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