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Google accidentally cracks its own CAPTCHA verification with Maps algorithm

Originally intended to determine the exact location of addresses on Google Maps

Thu Apr 17 2014, 17:15

Microsoft Office 365 Personal launches in the UK

Now available for six quid a month

Wed Apr 16 2014, 14:54

Microsoft Office Online comes to Google's Chrome web browser

Has the world gone topsy turvy?

Tue Apr 15 2014, 16:13

US Senate sees 'Let Me Google That For You' bill

Huge cost savings if the government learns to search the internet

Mon Apr 14 2014, 16:45

Microsoft cans free custom domain support in Outlook

Don't worry - it's only £100 a year to get it back

Mon Apr 14 2014, 13:44

Microsoft kills off Windows XP with side-scrolling shoot-em-up

Plus a Clippy with fricken lasers for eyes

Fri Apr 11 2014, 15:32

Second eavesdropping bug is found in Google Chrome

Unplug your mic and put tape over your webcam

Wed Apr 09 2014, 17:05

IBM announces mainframe Hadoop for Linux and flash storage

Plus usage pricing for mobile and cloud processing

Wed Apr 09 2014, 11:36

Windows XP finally reaches end of life

It is an XParrot, it has ceased to be

Tue Apr 08 2014, 08:00

Microsoft offers .NET libraries to open source

Hopes for developer interest

Fri Apr 04 2014, 11:24

Canonical shutters Ubuntu One cloud services

User content will remain available until 31 July

Wed Apr 02 2014, 16:12

Fusion-IO announces SSD compression without performance degradation

Boosts speed up to 80 percent

Wed Apr 02 2014, 14:04

Google, Microsoft, HP and IBM argue for software patents

Because there aren't enough patent trolling lawsuits already

Mon Mar 31 2014, 16:41

Google and Yahoo reveal US far ahead in requesting user data

And that doesn't even count all the NSA requests

Fri Mar 28 2014, 16:39

Mavericks OS already running on 40 percent of Apple Macs

Microsoft quietly weeps

Fri Mar 28 2014, 14:04

Microsoft CEO Nadella launches Office for iPad, now live in the Apple App Store

Is not just a duplicate of Microsoft Office 365 for iPhone

Thu Mar 27 2014, 18:23

50 years later and still no one is video calling

Analysis The zeitgeist you have dialed doesn't exist

Tue Apr 22 2014, 16:48

Dell and Red Hat team up for Openstack Cloud Solution

Extends partnership to PaaS and container products

Thu Apr 17 2014, 15:05

Red Hat reveals Atomic Host as CERN announces RHEL 6.5 rollout

The Linux distro that drives the Large Hadron Collider

Wed Apr 16 2014, 14:09

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS adds support for 64-bit ARM servers

Will be available to download from 17 April

Tue Apr 15 2014, 15:04

Microsoft's Wimboot tool frees up storage on Windows 8 tablets

Wimboot is not an unplanned purchase of wellingtons

Mon Apr 14 2014, 15:56

Dropbox hits back at anti Condi Rice comments

Promises it will tame wild Rice

Mon Apr 14 2014, 12:45

Condoleezza Rice joins Dropbox as firm unveils Carousel photo sharing service

Hopes to overcome censorship through Chinese love of Rice

Thu Apr 10 2014, 16:15

DynDNS irks users with shutdown of free service model

Says it's due to abuse of trust

Wed Apr 09 2014, 16:07

MongoDB celebrates open source with version 2.6

Touted as 'most significant release yet'

Tue Apr 08 2014, 16:56

WebOS Mochi gifted to the open source community

Mochi do about nothing

Mon Apr 07 2014, 10:57

UK council switches from Windows XP to Google Chromebooks, saves £400,000

Cutoff of Windows XP support spurs action

Fri Apr 04 2014, 08:50

Adobe gives Creative Cloud users a glimpse at major updates coming to video apps

Full details will be unveiled in a few weeks

Wed Apr 02 2014, 15:57

HP settles WebOS class action lawsuit for $57m

If you're HP and you know it clap your Palms

Tue Apr 01 2014, 16:23

Ubuntu to ditch Amazon product suggestions from its search results

In future, they'll be opt-in only

Mon Mar 31 2014, 14:13

IT company Atos to stop judging people's fitness for work

Computer says no

Fri Mar 28 2014, 15:17

Facebook will trial Btrfs Linux file system in its data centres

Stress testing in first production use

Fri Mar 28 2014, 13:35

Gnome 3.12 adds high-res display support and faster startup

One of the big Linux desktops is updated

Thu Mar 27 2014, 16:03

Open source Apache Openoffice surpasses 100 million downloads

Microsoft Office alternative hits milestone in two years

Tue Apr 22 2014, 11:27

Google's remote desktop app for Android offers access to Windows and Linux machines

Arrives along with stock camera app

Thu Apr 17 2014, 11:39

Open source code has fewer errors than proprietary code

Latest survey reveals paradigm shift

Wed Apr 16 2014, 13:40

Microsoft promptly ends support for Windows 8.1

Unless you apply the update

Tue Apr 15 2014, 12:09

Bristol University develops Minority Report style computer displays made of mist

It's like a physical snapchat

Mon Apr 14 2014, 14:40

Condoleezza Rice appointment to Dropbox board provokes strong reactions

If she listens to the haters, there will be tears on her pilau

Fri Apr 11 2014, 17:05

Windows 8.1 update causing havoc for Windows Server users

Fix on the way as system admins advised to steer clear

Thu Apr 10 2014, 12:03

Google's latest Chrome OS update hints at future tablet devices

Chromecast also gets some update love

Wed Apr 09 2014, 15:44

Female software engineers are outnumbered four to one

But number of female developers grows to 3.5 million globally

Tue Apr 08 2014, 15:33

More INQUIRER readers will switch from Windows XP to Linux than to Windows 8

But most will just stick with Windows 7

Fri Apr 04 2014, 16:32

Oracle launches NoSQL 3.0 with emphasis on security and safety

Allows distribution to secondary servers when it's all getting too much

Thu Apr 03 2014, 10:14

AMD teams with Mentor Graphics to bring embedded Linux support to processors

Giving developers more support options for multi-core AMD processors and SOCs

Wed Apr 02 2014, 15:25

SkySQL joins Google and IBM to combine SQL and NoSQL in MariaDB

Latest release lets users build apps handling both types of databases

Tue Apr 01 2014, 16:02

Microsoft does not expect rush off Windows XP after support is cut

But custom support is not a long-term solution

Fri Mar 28 2014, 17:35

Windows XP isn't going to disappear in 10 days

Column Microsoft shouldn't rely on upgrade cash

Fri Mar 28 2014, 14:17

Box releases HTML5 document conversion tool, updates developer prices

Wants more traction ahead of IPO

Fri Mar 28 2014, 10:29
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