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Most of the UK missing out on HD

Fri, 12/11/2009 - 06:18
Despite a majority of UK households having HD televisions, very few people are actually watching content in full HD.

The power of now

Fri, 12/11/2009 - 05:40
Working out what the real-time web can do

Decision delayed on Meteosat team

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 21:22
The choice of a team to build the next generation of weather satellites - or Meteosats - for Europe is delayed.

Hacker to appeal over extradition

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 11:56
Lawyers for hacker Gary McKinnon lodge papers for a fresh High Court challenge to stop him being sent for trial in the US.

Tesco announces its iPhone plans

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 07:12
Tesco Mobile has announced it will offer iPhones in the UK from 14 December, with monthly tariffs starting at £20.

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 05:34
'Cooling-off' for mobile phones? Not on the High Street

Facebook faces privacy criticism

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 05:09
Facebook members, rights groups and bloggers line up to criticise the social network site's revamped privacy policy.

In pictures

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 03:47
Around Denmark's first zero-CO2 house

X-ray vision

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 03:34
Images from the darkest reaches of the Universe

Hate your old computer? So does the taxman, and it's costing him

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 19:12
The taxman's ability to collect debts is being undermined by outdated computer systems, according to a committee of MPs.

Facebook enhances privacy control

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 10:36
Social network Facebook is allowing users to control who sees each piece of content they post on the site.

Darling rolls out broadband tax

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 08:07
The Chancellor has given details of the broadband tax as he delivers his pre-Budget report to Parliament.

AOL Time Warner completes split

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 07:02
Media firm Time Warner and AOL formally split into two companies, almost 10 years after their much-lauded merger.

New TV set has built-in internet

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 06:53
People will be able to access internet TV services including YouTube and BBC iPlayer on a new set launched today.

Marriage split

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 05:31
Why the media tie-up of the decade didn't work

Postcode data to be free in 2010

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 03:36
The UK government is planning to give anyone free access to postcode data as part of its plan to make services smarter.

Future of iTunes

Wed, 12/09/2009 - 03:34
Apple boss says iTunes still needs to fight filesharers

Battery made of paper charges up

Tue, 12/08/2009 - 11:38
Batteries made from plain copier paper could make energy storage simpler, lighter and cheaper, according to researchers.

Measures target child web safety

Tue, 12/08/2009 - 11:06
Primary schoolchildren in England will soon be taught about staying safe online, as part of a new government strategy.

Science goes back to basics on AI

Tue, 12/08/2009 - 07:06
Smart companions for dementia sufferers could results from a US research project re-visiting the basics of AI.


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