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  • News: 100Mbps broadband coming via sewer system

    Bournemouth, Nottingham or Dundee will be the location for the first UK town to receive super-fast broadband using a fibre connection in sewers. The company behind the connection, H20 expects to deliver speeds of 100Mbps to the chosen town from autumn 2008.

  • News: Internet Explorer 8 to get 'super standards' mode

    Microsoft has announced a new 'super standards' mode for Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) that's designed to help the new browser balance backward compatibility with web standards.

  • News: Apple: iTunes movie rentals to boost iPod sales

    The main strategy behind Apple's new iTunes movie rentals service is to sell more iPods and Macs, a company executive claims.

  • News: YouTube Korea goes live

    YouTube launched a Korean-language version of its popular video-sharing site. The new service also includes content from local partners and will face tough competition from established local video sites like Pandora TV and portals like Daum.

  • News: Wordpress takes aim at Typepad with 3GB storage

    Wordpress users are to be given a significant boost in online storage, according to the founder of the company behind the blogging tool, Automattic Inc.

  • News: EA plans free online version of Battlefield Heroes

    A free online version of the PC game Battlefield Heroes is to be released by Electronic Arts (EA). Supported by adverts and micro payments, the game will be available online later this year, and will not be sold in shops.

  • 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.

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