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IT news of the week - Saturday 12 May

Catch up with the week's biggest IT stories

Stay on top of the week’s biggest IT news with PC Advisor’s one-stop round-up of the top stories of the past seven days.

This week, UK PlayStation 3 (PS3) fans who object to the high price of the console got a welcome boost, as online retailer Globaldiscounts offered a £50 discount; Paris Hilton attracted the attention of techies by using her MySpace page to ask for leniency for her drink driving conviction; while Microsoft told iPod owners it’s finally safe to use Windows Vista.

Read the most popular stories on PC Advisor this week;

Cheapest-ever PS3 launched in UK

Googling employees given thumbs up

Paris Hilton blogs for forgiveness

Critical Windows Office patches now online Essential Vista/iPod fix released

Symantec and Sophos attack Microsoft OneCare

Flickr to close Yahoo Photos

Motorola angry at Apple iPhone questions

IBM to lay off 150000 workers this year

Microsoft-Yahoo deal may hurt Google ad sales


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