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Web pioneer urges free net access

BBC Technology - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 16:58
Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee says that he would like to see everybody in the world be given a free connection to the net.

Aberdeen suffer Aluko injury blow

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 16:48
Aberdeen forward Sone Aluko will be out of action for up to 12 weeks for treatment to an Achilles problem.

MSK Zilina v Chelsea

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 15:14
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's game between MSK Zilina and Chelsea in the Champions League.

Twitter unveils major redesign

BBC Technology - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 13:33
Twitter's first major revamp in four years makes it easier to see photos and videos and attract advertising dollars.

Swansea hoping for striker boost

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 05:45
Swansea manager Brendan Rodgers hopes to recruit a new striker by the end of the week.

Redknapp frustrated by Spurs draw

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 05:38
Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp bemoans a missed opportunity after his team surrendered a 2-0 lead in their debut Champions League game to Werder Bremen.

Barnsley 5-2 Leeds

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 04:56
Barnsley tear through Leeds with a rampant second-half performance that takes them to seventh in the Championship.

Middlesbrough 2-1 Burnley

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 04:48
Substitute Tarmo Kink scores twice as Middlesbrough come from behind to beat Burnley and take some of the heat off under-fire boss Gordon Strachan.

Crystal Palace 4-1 Portsmouth

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 04:37
James Vaughan's sparkling hat-trick for Crystal Palace leaves Portsmouth rooted to the foot of the Championship.

Ipswich 0-3 QPR

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 04:19
QPR go three points clear at the top of the Championship as Jamie Mackie scores twice to help them see off Ipswich.

Anti-censorship program withdrawn

BBC Technology - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 04:04
Software that was intended to help Iranians escape government control of the web has been withdrawn over security fears.

Leicester 2-1 Cardiff

BBC Football - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 03:39
Two second-half goals from Andy King give Paulo Sousa his first win as Leicester manager and end Cardiff's unbeaten season.

Nokia's N8 smartphone on show

BBC Technology - Wed, 09/15/2010 - 00:07
Rory Cellan-Jones gets a run-through of the new touchscreen mobile at Nokia World in London.

Mozambique 'blocked riot texts'

BBC Technology - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 23:08
The BBC sees a letter seemingly sent by Mozambique's authorities ordering mobile phone companies to block text messages during recent riots.

Arsenal v Braga

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 21:52
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's game between Arsenal and Braga in the Champions League.

Tottenham set for Champions League bow

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 21:50
Tottenham prepare to face Werder Bremen in Germany as they make their Champions League group stage debut.

Bolton's Cahill appeal rejected

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 21:47
Bolton defender Gary Cahill's appeal against his dismissal in Saturday's loss at Arsenal is rejected.

MK Dons v Southampton

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 21:26
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's game between MK Dons and Southampton

Preston's Ferguson charged by FA

BBC Football - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 20:57
Preston boss Darren Ferguson is charged with misconduct by the Football Association following Saturday's Championship defeat by Burnley.

Nokia starts smartphone fightback

BBC Technology - Tue, 09/14/2010 - 20:04
The mobile phone giant Nokia has launched its fightback against Apple's iPhone.