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Brown takes question time online

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Gordon Brown has taken Prime Minister's Questions online, through the magic of YouTube. The scheme will see the Prime Minister answering video clip questions sent in to the Downing Street YouTube site by members of...

Turkey Bans YouTube for Second Time

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A Turkish court has again blocked access to the popular video-sharing Web site YouTube because of clips allegedly insulting the country's founding father; the first ban was also due to clips deemed disrespectful to Mustafa...

Time Warner Links Web Prices With Usage

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Time Warner Cable will experiment with a new pricing structure for high-speed Internet access later this year, charging customers based on how much data they download, a company spokesman said Wednesday. The company, the second-largest...

Apple Trades at $200 for the First Time

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On Wednesday, shares of Apple Incorporated peaked at the $200 mark for the first time ever; they now stand at $198.95. Apple shares have traded between $76.77 and $199.33 in the past year, rising steadily...

Top 10 worst IT disasters of all time

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Following the loss of the personal records of some 25 million child benefit recipients by Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs this month, the UK government will be acutely aware of how quickly mismanagement of technology...

MS wins Patent Suit over tech that improves XP Boot Time

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Acacia, a company that buys patents and sues other companies, bought U.S. patent 5933639, which was issued in 1999 to Acceleration Software International Corporation, and formed a company called Computer Acceleration Corporation, which then took...

Intel Seeking More Time on Antitrust Reply

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U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp. has asked for more time to respond to antitrust charges levelled by the European Commission, an official at the European Union's executive arm said today. "We have received a request for...

Time Inc. to Close Business 2.0 Magazine

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Time Inc. is closing high-tech magazine Business 2.0, abandoning efforts to salvage a publication that survived the dot-com bust only to be doomed by the rise of Internet advertising; the publication will release a final...

Pirate Downloads at All Time High and Set to Rise

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Illegal music downloading is at an all-time high and set to rise further, according to a report out today that urges the record industry to make legal buying easier and cheaper. Although social networking sites...

Not time for mobile, says Skype

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EBay's Skype believes the mobile phone world is not ready for a version of its internet telephone service. Skype uses a broadband internet connection to place a voice call, cutting out the telephony network for...

TIME Person of the Year?: You

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Yeah, that means you. Or me. Or us. We. Well actually not "Wii" but "we". The point is, that due to Web 2.0, we are in control of the internet. We control the vertical. We...

Yahoo Creating World's Biggest Time Capsule

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Yahoo has launched what it ambitiously calls the largest time capsule in the history of the world. It is encouraging people from around the globe to contribute personal photos, stories, thoughts, ideas, poems, home movies,...

Nike+iPod Time Magazine's Gadget of the Week

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Time Magazine has declared the Nike+iPod kit its Gadget of the Week, with positive praise too from the Wall Street Journal. Time's Wilson Rothman said: "For a field already glutted with gadgets, the Nike...

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