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  • News: Police, councils spy on your calls, SMS and email

    Official figures have revealed that in Britain each day last year, councils, police and the intelligence services had granted more than 1,500 requests to snoop on the public's phonecalls, emails and text messages.

  • News: 13 arrested over internet addict camp death

    Authorities in China have made several arrests following the death of a boy being 'treated' for internet addiction in an unlicensed boot camp.

  • News: The 36 unwritten rules of technology

    Whether it's fixing a computer for family or friends or just the simple fact that the worse the website, the sleazier the adds, there are certain rules of technology that must be obeyed. We've rounded up our favourite 36.

  • News: 12 famous places from the history of technology

    Like all great hobby subjects, technology has its own places of interest. Indeed, to true tech geeks these are places of pilgrimage. Here are the 12 greatest places in the history of technology.

  • News: The 10 best free Windows software programs

    If you run Microsoft Windows, you owe it to yourself to try these 10 killer open source apps as they'll improve your PC experience no end.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 7 August 2009

    In this week’s show Defcon attendees hack their badges, Google CEO resigns from Apple's board, Nissan intros an electric vehicle, T-Mobile's myTouch 3G touches down in San Francisco, Sanyo shows off a solar charger charger, Sony debuts its Party-shot automatic picture-taker, Tokyo's Akihabara maids cool us off, and Taylor Swift lends her body to Activision.

  • News: Online shoppers hit by recession

    Over 60 percent of consumers that have not received goods or service they paid for in advance, shopped online, says Consumer Focus.

  • News: BT's 40Mbps super-broadband stopped by NIMBYs

    BT's plan to upgrade the UK's telecoms network to super-fast fibre-optic cables has been halted by local residents who don't fancy the required cabinets messing up their streets.

  • News: Microsoft security update to fix nine flaws

    Microsoft's monthly patch update, which will be released next week, looks set to fix nine flaws, and all but one affect Windows.

  • News: Twitter DOS attack targeted Georgian blogger

    The denial of service (DOS) attacks which targeted Twitter, Facebook, Blogger and LiveJournal yesterday may have targeted just one individual

  • News: Microsoft to launch Office.com?

    Microsoft has acquired the office.com domain from a Brussels-based company, according to searches of Internet registration records.

  • News: Twitter down: killed by DOS attack

    Micro-blogging sensation social media site Twitter has inexplicably disappeared, with reports confirming loss of the service around the world.

  • News: London is Twitter capital of the world, says CEO

    The co-founder and chief executive of Twitter says that London is the top Twitter city in the world, with the UK second to the US in Twitter use in terms of user numbers.

  • News: 3 unveils mobile Wi-Fi router

    Mobile network 3 has revealed it is planning to launch a mobile Wi-Fi service before Christmas.

  • News: Brits think technology more important than holidays

    Two in five Brits would rather slash their holiday and eating out budgets in a bid to beat recession, rather than cut the money they spend on technology, says Ofcom.

  • News: ITV sheds Friends Reunited for just £25m

    ITV has sold Friends Reunited to Brightsolid Ltd for £25m - four years after buying the social networking site in a £175m deal.

  • News: 90% of Microsoft Bing drug advertisers are illegal

    Microsoft profits by selling online ads on its search engine to criminal gangs running pharmaceutical Web sites that offer medication to people without a proper prescription, according to a new study.

  • News: Twitter sued for patent infringement

    TechRadium, a provider of mass notification and emergency alert systems to school districts, municipal governments, the U.S. military and other organizations, has filed a lawsuit charging Twitter with patent infringement.

  • News: BT offers free I-Plate BT Broadband Accelerator

    BT has announced that it is now offering all its customers a dedicated broadband accelerator (previously known as the I-Plate) that promises to increase received broadband speeds by 1.5Mbs.

  • News: TechCrunch Arrington faces UK arrest

    Michael Arrington, founder and co-editor of popular technology blog TechCrunch, has been forced to pull out of a speaking engagement in London because of the threat of arrest and imprisonment following his loss of a UK libel case brought by the CEO of Twitblogs Sam Sethi.

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