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  • Opinion: Apples iPhone 'no longer for sale' in UK

    It seems that the super money-off deal to clear stocks of Apple’s iPhone before the imminent release of a more advanced model has been too successful.

  • Opinion: How Apple, Google & MS can save the world

    Just in case you've suddenly emerged from a coma and hadn't noticed, Tuesday was Earth Day here on our planet. And it seems like everybody is putting on their green. Even the US government has a site celebrating its efforts to save the earth.

  • Opinion: Google and Adobe embrace 'offline' web apps

    Offline access to web applications is becoming an important trend, with Adobe and Google looking to make the most of this new direction.

  • Opinion: Happy birthday Mosaic - 15 years young

    The Mosaic 1.0 web browser celebrated its 15th birthday yesterday.

  • Opinion: Wii owners don't buy games

    Nintendo is justifiably proud of its genre-busting Wii console. After all, the Wii has convinced people who would never dream of buying a games console to, well, buy a games console. Normal people. People who liked PE at school.

  • Opinion: 66% will never buy an iPhone, but who cares?

    It's a fairly eye-catching figure for those looking for evidence that the iPhone is not the world's greatest gadget. But while 67 percent of respondents to our iPhone poll last week said they'd never buy one, the fact that 33 percent have already bought the handset, or plan to do so, is a pretty impressive figure for Apple.

  • Opinion: 66% will never buy an iPhone, but who cares?

    It's a fairly eye-catching figure for those looking for evidence that the iPhone is not the world's greatest gadget. But while 67 percent of respondents to our iPhone poll last week said they'd never buy one, the fact that 33 percent have already bought the handset, or plan to do so, is a pretty impressive figure for Apple.

  • Opinion: Windows XP hitting businesses' green credentials

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that no more than 10 percent of all PCs in use by organisations have power management enabled, and as a result are wasting large amounts of electricity and contributing to greenhouse gases. One major culprit may be Windows XP.

  • Opinion: Ricky Gervais is in GTA IV... and in lycra

    Eagles may soar high, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines, my friends. Ricky Gervais is set to star in the fourth iteration of the monumentally successful Grand Theft Auto series, GTA IV.

  • Opinion: Long live Windows XP

    For years, the computer users with the strongest personal allegiance to a particular operating system (OS) were Mac addicts and Linux devotees. In contrast, most Windows users stuck to Microsoft’s desktop OS simply because it was the default on most PCs.

  • Opinion: Long live Windows XP

    For years, the computer users with the strongest personal allegiance to a particular operating system (OS) were Mac addicts and Linux devotees. In contrast, most Windows users stuck to Microsoft’s desktop OS simply because it was the default on most PCs.

  • Opinion: Coming soon: iPod and iTunes tax

    The old saying goes with there's no pleasure without pain and us Brits are certainly used to that.

  • Opinion: 'Top threat malware lists are worthless'

    Not my words, you understand, but those of Aussie security firm PC Tools. PC Tools today dismissed the 'top threat' lists distributed by many of its rivals as being too one-dimensional. And infrequent. And, you know, rubbish.

  • Opinion: What's your favourite sports website?

    We're looking for your recommendations for sports websites. Which sites do you go to for sports-related news, opinion, match reports, pictures and interviews? Most importantly, what do you love about your favourite sporty websites?

  • Opinion: Def Leppard to release single in Guitar Hero III

    Def Leppard in originality shocker. Limbly challenged, derivative Sheffield hair rockers Def Leppard are set to debut their forthcoming single as a downloadable track for Guitar Hero III.

  • Opinion: Video: Dawn of Magic preview

    Dawn of Magic incorporates many modern RPG features into the traditional mix of spells and combat.

  • Opinion: Troubleshoot your system with seven free tools

    You like messing around with your PC, right? The right tools can dig into the far reaches of the Registry or uncover obscure portions of the file system, improving performance and avoiding trouble. I can tell you all about some of those tools - and they're free - so read on...

  • Opinion: Coming soon to a TV near you: MySpace TV

    Right, let's keep this simple. You've got your TV, and you've got your internet computer machine. But wait: you can watch TV over the internet, and you can watch internet things on the telly. Here's one of the latter: MySpaceTV.

  • Opinion: Help me beat the iTunes exclamation mark!

    A quick Google search "iTunes exclamation marks" will prove that a fair number of individuals are confounded when iTunes suddenly places this gray bit of punctuation next to tracks in its library.

  • Opinion: Kids make you more tech savvy

    Families with children spend more time online than members of childless households.



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