Wednesday, August 17, 2005

$100bn IT fakes...C&W buys Energis...Councils slammed...No .xxx domain...Yahoo VoIP...Wikis...

Dear Pet,

Fakes cost IT industry $100bn per year
One in 10 tech products is counterfeit...

Councils slammed for squandering e-resources
Punters not pushed to self-service websites

Firms seek help in case of emergency
Terrorism fears spark continuity concerns

Cheat Sheet: Wikis
Free as in speech and free as in beer?


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*Breaking news*

C&W snatches Energis for £674m

FSA reviews £20m IT needs

Bush gives .xxx porn domain a red light

Yahoo! to take on Skype with new VoIP service?

Apple releases more big cat security patches

Critics slate net phone 911 ruling

RSS feeding hunger for blogs

IT spend to reach $1.3tr by 2009

Internet Explorer gets a makeover

University to open centre for search research

IBM lends a hand to extend Firefox's reach

Zotob worm fails to wreak havoc

Amazon swings into the map market


Leader: Disaster planning isn't just about disasters
Updating your continuity plans can help streamline your

Devil's Advocate: Government and IT don't mix
It's time for ministers to change their approach...

Leader: Why the UK can't defeat obscene web content
New laws and powers won't make the problem go away

Case study: 'Electronic kitchen table' a hit for bank
First Direct grabs eyeballs with aggregation service


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Murdoch casts his net over online search

£200,000 card fraud gang jailed for four years

Real fears legal action from Apple over iPod DRM

Yahoo! buys into China's Alibaba for $1bn


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