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Villa eye McAllister as assistant

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 00:13
Middlesbrough confirm an approach from Aston Villa for permission to speak to first-team coach Gary McAllister regarding the assistant manager vacancy at Villa Park.

Smart meters 'may not cut energy'

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 22:28
Installing smart meters may not be enough to help UK households cut energy consumption, a study suggests.

HP buys security software company

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 21:17
Hewlett Packard continues its recent buying spree with the $1.5bn purchase of security software firm ArcSight.

Derby sign Swansea's Kuqi on loan

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 20:44
Derby County seal the loan signing of Swansea City striker Shefki Kuqi.

Ferguson has no Rooney concerns

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 20:44
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson says he has no concerns about playing Wayne Rooney in Tuesday's Champions League clash with Rangers.

Keeper Hart takes blame for error

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 19:49
Joe Hart accepts responsibility for the blunder that gifted Blackburn Rovers their goal in the draw with Manchester City.

Zamora injury unfortunate - Henry

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 19:16
Wolves captain Karl Henry rejects suggestions he deliberately tried to injure Fulham striker Bobby Zamora after breaking his leg during Saturday's 2-1 defeat.

Liverpool v Steaua Bucharest

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 18:41
Preview followed by live coverage of Thursday's game between Liverpool and Steaua Bucharest in the Europa League.

Profile shot

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 18:04
What your Facebook picture really says about you

MPs revisit video game tax breaks

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 17:39
Members of the Scottish Affairs Committee are to examine how a lack of tax breaks has impacted video games development in the country.

Cash boost for UK computer museum

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 17:19
A grant of £100,000 has been given to the National Museum of Computing to help it keep running.

YouTube tests live video streams

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 17:14
YouTube has begun testing technology that will let it broadcast live streaming video.

Flynn accepts Wales caretaker job

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 17:11
Brian Flynn accepts the Welsh FA's offer to be Wales' caretaker manager for their next two Euro 2012 qualifiers.

Sensitive touch for 'robot skin'

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 17:06
Artificial skins with sensitivities to rival human skin are shown off, for eventual use on robots or prosthetic limbs.

Nokia's mobile chief steps down

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 16:37
Mobile phone giant Nokia is to lose its second high-profile executive in less than a week, as its recently appointed head of mobile resigns.

Who will win Thai 3G licences?

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 15:18
Thailand's much delayed auction for 3G network licences is just a week from getting under way

Downing tips Houllier to succeed

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 15:13
Aston Villa midfielder Stewart Downing says new manager Gerard Houllier has the track record and players to do "very well" at the club.

Reds boss Hodgson defends Torres

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 12:48
Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson defends Fernando Torres after the striker's subdued performance in the goalless draw at Birmingham.

New generation of electric cars

BBC Technology - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 06:55
Prince Charles hosts eco-car show

Adkins named as Southampton boss

BBC Football - Mon, 09/13/2010 - 04:05
Southampton appoint Nigel Adkins as their new manager on a three-year contract.