Garth Freeman, CEO of Buzz Broadband, has described WiMAX as a "disaster" twelve months after launching a platform based on the technology.
Fritsl over at Let's Make Robots! has put the finishing touches to his self-propelled tracked drummer robot, which guides itself around until it finds objects to bash out a tune on.
Mininova has begun a closed beta for a new service that allows users to stream videos via BitTorrent instead of waiting for them to download.
Taiwanese electronics giant ECS has announced a new ultraportable notebook, the G10IL - and the good news is it actually brings something new to the table.
Avian Security published a report last week claiming that solid-state drives were experiencing a 30% return rate, but box builder Dell has called that "wholly inaccurate."
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation has announced that it is to distribute one of its most popular shows via BitTorrent.
The Digital Video Broadcast - Handheld (DVB-H) standard has been officially endorsed by the European Commission, paving the way for a Europe-wide mobile TV network.
A man responsible for downloading personal data from at least eighty-three individuals via P2P software and fraudulently using their identities has been sentenced to four years imprisonment.
Japanese ISPs have joined forces to introduce a system to disconnect users of peer-to-peer file sharing applications.
Apple has filed for a patent covering a new iPhone incarnation which features a flip-out double-sided trackpad alongside an LCD display: could it be an iPhone Nano in the works?
Yahoo-owned photo sharing site Flickr is due to allow its users to upload videos as well as photos in a clear attempt to challenge Google's YouTube service.
American ISP Verizon has become a charter member of the P4P Workgroup, a collective of ISPs with an interesting idea on how to make P2P perform better and cost less.
Several eager hackers have got their hands on the beta release of the iPhone 2.0 firmware, and have already cracked it wide open before the official release date.
A cracker has downloaded a series of databases containing personal information on Harvard University applicants and made the files available to all via BitTorrent.
The Japanese Ministry of Trade is asking Apple to investigate reports that the popular iPod Nano is prone to overheating while charging that can cause the battery to ignite.
American retail behemoth Wal-Mart is to stop selling Everex's Linux-based Green PC in stores, although it will still be available on the company's website.
A fix for a critical data-guzzling bug in Windows Home Server won't be made available until June 2008, a full six months after the problem was brought to Microsoft's attention.
A luckless traveller hoping to take his shiny new MacBook Air on a US domestic flight was subjected to scrutiny by TSA staff who refused to believe it was a real laptop.
Film studio Lionsgate Films has announced that it is to start including low-resolution duplicates of films on their DVD releases which can be transferred to iTunes and then to an iPod.
Research has shown that users with bigger monitors are up to 52 percent more productive.
Molecular Expressions specialises in microphotography, and has a fascinating gallery of artwork hidden in computer chips - artwork so small you need a microscope to see it.
The latest beta of Microsoft's Internet Explorer 8 has been with us for a while now, but sadly nobody seems to have told the Windows Update team about the release.
Apple's iPhone handset will soon officially support third-party applications via the new App Store, and corporate users will be able to sync with a Microsoft Exchange server.
September 18 2020 | 18:30
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