Chris Hynes
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Network & Internet

Dial-up to be defunct by 2010

Just four per cent of residential internet connections will be dial-up by the end of the decade.
26 Nov 2007
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Network & Internet

European Commission to probe Google's DoubleClick deal

The European Commission will be looking into Google's proposed £1.4 billion takeover of online ad firm DoubleClick, amid competition concerns.
14 Nov 2007
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Server & storage

Microsoft plans data centre for Ireland

The software giant is investing £237 million into a Dublin data centre, it's first outside the US.
7 Nov 2007
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Network & Internet

Cisco launches prize for promising entrepreneurs

Cisco announces its new $10 million I-Prize, a competition searching for fresh business proposals.
31 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

Archived data affecting business operations

A new survey suggests companies are backing up too much information.
17 Oct 2007
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Server & storage

Hitachi announce plans for 4TB desktop

A 1TB notebook drive and a 4TB desktop drive capable of holding a million MP3 tracks could be on sale by 2011, Hitachi has announced.
16 Oct 2007
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Server & storage

Going green tops Gartner's 2008 IT trends list

Shifting to "Green IT" and unified communications are next year's top two trends, according to analyst Gartner.
11 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

Google acquires micro-blog Jaiku

Web giant Google continues is spending spree with the acquisition of Finnish start-up Jaiku, which specialises in RSS consolidation and information de…
10 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

Orange in the lead for Olympics contract

French-owned telco Orange is expected to be named an official sponsor for the 2012 London Olympics within the next few weeks.
9 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

German Ticketmaster site hacked

Kartenhaus.de, a daughter company of Ticketmaster has informed its customers that credit card information from 66,000 customers have been stolen throu…
8 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

IT assets a mystery to big business

Study uncovers the lack of knowledge chief information officers and chief financial officers from five separate countries have when it comes to their …
1 Oct 2007
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Mobile

EU starts capping phone roaming charges

New limits on mobile phone roaming call charges now apply in EU member countries, cutting the cost of making a roaming call to 34p a minute.
1 Oct 2007
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Network & Internet

UPDATED: Microsoft announces new wave of web-based apps

Reacting to Google's growing efforts in the office software-as-a-service (Saas) market, Microsoft has announced a beta release of its latest Office Li…
1 Oct 2007
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Mobile

Forum calls for standard phone chargers

Mobile phone operators have called on manufacturers to use standard USB connectors to charge and connect their handsets.
24 Sep 2007
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Network & Internet

Google's DoubleClick deal under scrutiny

Google seeking European and American approval for its £1.5 billion takeover of online ad firm DoubleClick.
24 Sep 2007
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Network & Internet

Yahoo buys web email company Zimbra

$350 million purchase sees Yahoo get access to web email technology currently used by universities, ISPs and many mid-size businesses.
19 Sep 2007
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Network & Internet

Happy Birthday to the smiley face

The humble emoticon, which has spawned a multitude of different varieties and meanings in email and instant messaging, is 25 years old today.
19 Sep 2007
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Business strategy

Microsoft's EU antitrust timeline

The legal battle between the Windows software maker and European regulators has been running for almost a decade. We look back at how it started, and …
17 Sep 2007