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  • News: eBay CEO to step down after 10 years

    EBay CEO Meg Whitman is planning to step down from the company she has led for the past 10 years, according to The Wall Street Journal.

  • News: Teachers warn of internet plagiarism surge

    The UK's sixth form schools and colleges are rife with internet plagiarism, reports the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL). In a recent survey, one third of teachers polled believe that over half of the work they mark is plagiarised from sources on the internet.

  • News: Facebook faces UK privacy probe

    Facebook’s data protection policies are to be investigated by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), after a user complained that they were unable to fully delete their profile after terminating their account.

  • News: £50k competition seeks new Google-killer

    Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (ASTAR) is offering a US$100,000 prize to the winner of a competition to develop new multimedia search technologies.

  • News: Yahoo Mail hacked by Russian researcher

    Yahoo's system for preventing automated systems from registering web-based Yahoo Mail email accounts has been cracked by a Russian security researcher.

  • News: 14 fabulous freeware applications

    Never pay for software again. Why? Well, clever people keep turning out great new programs and giving them away! Here's our latest collection of cool software that will cost you absolutely nothing to download, try, use, or keep.

  • News: Apple update changes Gmail on the iPhone

    The latest software update for Apple's iPhone could change the way Google's Gmail works on the handset.

  • News: Businesses warned ahead of IE7 auto-update

    IT managers have been warned that a new version of Microsoft's Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) browser will be pushed their way in February. Microsoft has posted guidelines on how to ward off the automatic update if administrators want to keep the older IE6 browser on their companies' machines.

  • News: Chinese web population passes 200m

    Chinese web population soared past 200 million in 2007, according to a new report from the China Internet Network Information Centre (CINIC).

  • News: Mozilla hires UI wonderkids for Firefox

    Mozilla has hired three of the five top employees at Humanized, a small company known for its innovative work to provide more intuitive user interfaces, but will not reveal their identities.

  • News: iPhone & QuickTime fixes released by Apple

    Apple has released its first security updates of the new year, fixing bugs in its QuickTime media player and iPhone and iPod touch devices.

  • News: MySpace deal boosts child safety online

    Children's safety on MySpacee looks set to improve following a set of principles drawn up between MySpace and most US state attorneys general which will boost the ability of police to catch and prosecute sexual predators who use the web.

  • News: Advanced web hack targets 100,000 sites

    A sophisticated hacking scheme seen early last year is affecting an increasing number of web servers, including one owned by a major online advertising company, the chief technology officer of Finjan Software said on Monday.

  • News: Vodafone USB stick offers 7.2Mbps mobile broadband

    Vodafone has launched a USB modem stick that is compatible with its HSUPA high-speed mobile broadband service.

  • News: BT brings 100Mbps broadband to Ebbsfleet

    Ebbsfleet in Kent, home to the high-speed Channel Tunnel rail link, will be the first residential location in the country to be given access to a fibre-optic cable network from BT that offers the UK's fastest broadband service.

  • News: Hitachi demonstrates tabletop screen

    Hitachi demonstrated a tabletop screen and projector system that displayed an image on a 77in whiteboard at CES last week.

  • News: Nirvanix takes on Amazon's S3 storage

    An Intel-backed startup hopes to challenge the likes of Amazon in the emerging online storage market. Nirvanix was founded one year ago and made its Storage Delivery Service generally available in October.

  • News: Malware evolving too fast for antivirus apps

    If you think that the latest security suites afford complete protection against malware attacks, think again. Today's for-profit malware pushers use dedicated test labs and other increasingly professional techniques to improve their chances of infecting your computer. And the techniques they employ to outpace security software makers appear to be working.

  • News: Zango: don't blame us for Facebook's 'Secret Crush'

    Adware company Zango has strenuously denied any involvement in the 'Secret Crush' malicious widget that tricks Facebook users into downloading spyware. The company also objects to its software being labeled as adware.

  • News: Botnets make 2007 a bumper year for spam

    Global spam reached rates as high as 96 percent of all email traffic during 2007. And, according to a report from Commtouch, botnets helped keep spam output at consistently high levels throughout the year.

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