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Tokyo couple say their 'I dos' before robot in rooftop wedding

Sun, 05/16/2010 - 17:24
The world's first wedding to be conducted by a robot takes place in Japan.

Methodists launch app for iPhone

Sun, 05/16/2010 - 08:28
The Methodist Church becomes the first major denomination in Britain to launch its own iPhone application.

How Pilot ACE changed computing

Sat, 05/15/2010 - 14:27
How one of earliest computers changed technology

Hacker's lawyers lobby minister

Sat, 05/15/2010 - 10:38
The new home secretary is urged to overrule her predecessor's decision to allow the extradition of UK computer hacker Gary McKinnon.

Google admits wi-fi data blunder

Sat, 05/15/2010 - 07:29
Google admits its Street View cars have been wrongly gathering information from people's wi-fi activity for three years.

Going wild

Sat, 05/15/2010 - 00:39
Creating a wheelchair that can go off-road

Dubai: a city of tech contrasts

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 23:54
How hi-tech and conservative values mix in Dubai

Privacy please

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 20:51
Quick tips for staying safe on Facebook

Men jailed for iTunes gifts scam

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 20:38
Five men from Rochdale are jailed for a scam in which iTunes music gift vouchers were used to launder money.

Web at work

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 20:37
If HTTP is a solo performance, XMPP is a stadium gig

48hr Magazine tests speed limits

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 19:39
As the newspaper industry feels the pinch online, three editors and writers turn to the web to produce a magzine in just 48 hours.

Fine for lax home wi-fi security

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 18:19
German citizens must make sure their home wi-fi connection is protected from hijackers, rules a German court.

Web revolution sweeps Whitehall

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 15:38
Whitehall's web wizards are working over time to knock sites into shape for their new political masters.

Facebook plays down crisis meeting

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 15:15
The social network is facing more trouble from users about its privacy policy, as employees get a chance to air their views.

Tech Brief

Thu, 05/13/2010 - 20:46
Sony v the USAF, Oprah v Gaga, Nelson v Napoleon

Mobiles banned in Cameron cabinet

Thu, 05/13/2010 - 18:49
David Cameron's top team are banned from having mobile phones and Blackberrys with them during cabinet meetings.

SAP buys smartphone software

Thu, 05/13/2010 - 17:12
German software giant SAP is buying California's Sybase for $5.8bn in a deal which boosts SAP in its battle with US rival Oracle.

BT expands 'super-fast network'

Thu, 05/13/2010 - 16:38
UK telecoms company BT says it will extend its super-fast fibre broadband rollout to nearly 70% of the UK by 2015.


Thu, 05/13/2010 - 15:33
Will the new government repeal law on file-sharing?


Thu, 05/13/2010 - 15:08
Crisis meeting called at Facebook over privacy