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US eases sanctions for freer web

Tue, 03/09/2010 - 01:25
The US eases sanctions on Iran, Cuba and Sudan to help further the use of internet services and support opposition groups.


Mon, 03/08/2010 - 19:36
Read any good Digital Economy Bills lately?

Weak questions put e-mail at risk

Mon, 03/08/2010 - 19:02
Questions used as security checks on websites need to be replaced by better tests to see who someone is, say researchers.

Vital statistics

Mon, 03/08/2010 - 17:24
Explore the inner workings of the web and its growth

Internet access 'a human right'

Mon, 03/08/2010 - 15:52
Almost four in five people worldwide see internet access as a fundamental right, a poll for the BBC World Service suggests.

Queen expresses internet concerns

Mon, 03/08/2010 - 10:11
The Queen warns that businesses in developing nations are missing out because the internet is an "unaffordable option" in many areas.


Sun, 03/07/2010 - 13:41
Indian computer graduates get etiquette classes

Sun spotters protect the Earth

Sat, 03/06/2010 - 00:33
Your help is needed to watch the surface of the Sun

Test explosion

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 21:51
Boeing 747 survives simulated bomb blast

Energetic debate

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 21:02
Long-term doubts linger about fusion energy's future

Lords force online piracy rethink

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 18:32
Ministers are defeated over plans to tackle online piracy, but critics say the replacement is just as bad for internet freedom.

Browser makers demand screen time

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 18:04
Small browser firms want changes made to Microsoft's browser choice screen to make their programs more prominent.

Drug scam hijacks college sites

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 18:00
UK university websites are targeted by criminals peddling counterfeit drugs from fake online pharmacies.

S Korea 'web neglect' baby dies

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 17:31
A South Korean couple addicted to the internet let their baby starve while raising a virtual daughter online, police say.

Mobile phones learn to lip read

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 15:57
A device that could allow people to conduct phone conversations without uttering a word is shown off by researchers.

Speech recognition brings automatic subtitles to YouTube

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 08:33
YouTube adds automatic captions to its video content, allowing it to be accessed by the deaf and hard of hearing.

Pupils to get 'download lessons'

Thu, 03/04/2010 - 23:29
A third of 11 to 17-year-olds don't realise they may be getting charged for premium rate texts, according to new research.

Art attack

Thu, 03/04/2010 - 19:59
How technology helps artists push their boundaries

Israeli military 'unfriends' soldier after Facebook leak

Thu, 03/04/2010 - 18:47
The Israeli military cancels a raid on a Palestinian village after one of its soldiers posted details of the operation on Facebook.

US urges 'action' on net attacks

Thu, 03/04/2010 - 18:06
The US government admits that more needs to be done in order to protect the country and its citzens from cyber attacks.