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Internet Explorer 9 RC

This week and next week things are going to get hot again as Mozilla and Microsoft are going to be rolling out their shiny new toys; Google has already released Chrome 9.0 on the 3rd of this month, Opera is … Continue reading


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Facebook removing their stalker apps

A number of applications on Facebook claim to show users who is viewing their profile and these are potentially¬†stalker¬†applications, Facebook says it will be ‘aggressively disabling’ them. Facebook announced that these¬†applications don’t allow said functions and don’t work and to … Continue reading


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Internet Explorer 6 phase out

Microsoft’s 2001 Internet Explorer 6 is being¬†criticized¬†for having security flaws and outdated technology says Dan Frydman’s¬†Downing Street petition which would also like the browser to be dropped from the UK government. Though the software is still used by many government … Continue reading


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The increase in modern-day exam cheating

Ofqual shows¬†figures¬†of a 6% raise in cheating in the A-level and GCSE’s 2009 exams in England, Wales and¬†Northern¬†Ireland with over 4,400 people being caught Mobile phones and other forms of technology are the main devices which are used for cheating; … Continue reading


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Nokia Ovi Maps (navigation software)

Nokia has launched a new navigation software that has reached over 1 million downloads within its first week Since its availability on January 21 2010, Ovi Maps has been downloaded over 1.4 million times. Ranging from 74 countries and 46 … Continue reading


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Wi-fi Direct

The wi-fi industry is about to get a majour¬†technology¬†upgrade Wi-fi Direct allows wi-fi enabled devices to connect to¬†each other in a type of “ad¬†hoc” system¬†without actually connecting to a traditional network. This system was introduced by The Wi-Fi Alliance (Intel, … Continue reading


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