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  • News: Microsoft to sue 'scareware' security vendors

    Microsoft and Washington state are cracking down on scammers who bombard computer users with fake warning messages in hopes of selling them useless software.

  • News: Arts+Labs to tackle 'net pollution' piracy

    A group of technology and entertainment heavyweights is undertaking a public relations campaign to dissuade consumers from illegal file sharing, something the group calls "net pollution".

  • News: The 10 best time-wasting websites

    Whether you want to escape work for a few minutes or you're simply filling time online while waiting for your favourite TV programme, there's plenty of websites that'll test your knowledge, let you name that tune or even offer online versions of your favourite childhood toys. We've rounded up the 10 best sites that will help you while away the hours.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 26 September 2008

    Your regular weekly update of the biggest technology news stories. In this week’s show: T-Mobile introduces the first Android phone, a prototype bus steers without a driver, WiMAX sets to launch and gadgets are on display in New York.

  • News: Photobox launches Super Photos Facebook application

    Photobox has launched a Facebook www.facebook.com application that allows users to upload their pictures to the photo printing website and the social networking site at the same time.

  • News: Web users prefer mobile broadband to Wi-Fi hotspots

    Web users prefer to use mobile broadband rather than Wi-Fi hotspots, says Point-Topic.

  • News: 1GB data limit lifted on T-Mobile G1

    T-Mobile has lifted the 1GB data usage cap in the US on the G1, the first mobile phone to feature Google's Android platform.

  • News: Neosploit hacker kit is back on the web

    Neosploit, the notorious hacker exploit kit, has returned to the web and is responsible for a dramatic increase in attacks, a security researcher has claimed.

  • News: Microsoft shows off future 3D Spatial Web

    Mundie, who oversees research and long-term strategy for Microsoft, devoted a significant portion of his "Rethinking Computing" presentation at MIT's Emerging Technology conference to what he called the "Spatial Web," a blend of 3D, video, and location-aware technologies.

  • News: Yahoo launches APT ad platform

    Yahoo has launched a new advertising platform that's intended to link website owners, advertisers and the agencies between them who sell ads.

  • News: Firefox password patch expected next week

    Mozilla has announced it will be releasing a patch to stop a password flaw in its Firefox 3.0 web browser.

  • News: Web to run out of IP addresses by 2010

    Thirty-one years after the first internet protocol structure was put in place, the internet is in danger of running out of free IP addresses - according to the man who created the system, Vince Cerf.

  • News: Judge orders re-trial for illegal file sharer

    A US judge has ordered a new trial of a woman accused of copyright infringement after he rejected claims by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) that making music available for download in a shared computer folder constitutes illegal distribution.

  • News: Google bans terrorist group from Orkut

    Google has blocked a community that supports the Indian Mujahideen from accessing the social-networking site Orkut. The Indian Mujahideen is the terrorist group that claimed responsibility for recent bomb blasts in various Indian cities including Delhi.

  • News: MySpace Music launches in the US

    MySpace Music, the long-awaited music venture from the social networking site, goes live today.

  • News: Digg unveils expansion plans

    Digg, the social news site has revealed plans to expand internationally by offer its service in other languages as well as improving its analytics tools for publishers.

  • News: BT ISP raises exit fee by 250 percent

    Broadband ISP Plusnet has upped its customer exit fee from £5.75 to £20 - a rise of nearly 250%.

  • News: Update repairs 11 Firefox 3.0 bugs

    Mozilla has fixed 11 vulnerabilities in Firefox 3.0, more than half of them labelled ‘critical', and fixed 14 flaws in the older Firefox 2.0.

  • News: Google offers $10m in Project 10100 contest

    Google is offering $10m in a new project which encourages people to submit ideas for changing the world, and then vote on which ones have the potential to help the most people.

  • News: Fake Windows warnings continue to trick users

    Psychologists at North Carolina State University have found that computer users struggle to distinguish between fake Windows warning messages and the real thing.

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