Google to launch Chrome OS this year

Download our latest podcast here.Google unveils Chrome OS Google is developing an open-source operating system targeted at Internet-centric computers such as netbooks, the company said Wednesday. The OS will carry the same "Chrome"

Published on: July 8th, 2009 IDG News Service

Book thrown at Google by The Authors Guild

Download our latest podcast here.Pirate Bay buyer could face reprecussions Internet cafe operator Global Gaming Factory X will be delisted from a Swedish stock exchange if it engages in illegal activities involving the

Published on: July 6th, 2009 IDG News Service

Ringtone ruckus – Digital rights group battles music industry over royalties claim

Download our latest podcast here.Apple is working to fix an iPhone vulnerability that could allow an attacker to remotely install and run unsigned software code with root access to the phone. The attack

Published on: July 2nd, 2009 IDG News Service

Michael Jackson’s death boosts traffic, affects performance of top news sites

Download our latest podcast here. Michael Jackson's death boosts traffic to news sites, affects their performance   European customers will pay up to twice as much for Windows 7 compared to U.S. users, even

Published on: June 29th, 2009 IDG News Service

Google calls for developers to make the Web faster

Download our latest podcast here.Intel and Nokia form mobile computing team Intel and handset maker Nokia are teaming to develop new mobile computing device and chipset architectures, the companies said Tuesday. The companies

Published on: June 24th, 2009 IDG News Service

Women sued $1.9 million for sharing 24 mp3s via P2P

Download our latest podcast here.Kazaa user fined $1.92 million A woman who won a retrial after a US$220,000 verdict against her for sharing music files has now been ordered to pay $1.92 million

Published on: June 22nd, 2009 IDG News Service

MySpace slashes staff by 30 per cent – is the end near?

Download our latest podcast here.The restructuring continues at MySpace, whose staff will get cut by almost 30 percent, the News Corp. division announced Tuesday. MySpace's staff is "bloated" considering the "realities of today's

Published on: June 17th, 2009 IDG News Service

Windows 7 comes IE free in EU, IBM “thinks it can” do railroad management

Download our latest podcast here.Windows 7 sans IE in EU Windows 7 will ship without Internet Explorer in Europe, in an effort by Microsoft to offer the product on time and without running

Published on: June 12th, 2009 IDG News Service

Microsoft under investigation by EU – again

Download our latest podcast here.Microsoft under investigation The European Commission is asking if Microsoft has been pressuring PC makers and software rivals over its antitrust case concerning Web browsers. The Commission, Europe's top

Published on: June 10th, 2009 IDG News Service

Jobs set to return as early as this week

Download our latest podcast here.Adobe begins patch Tuesday Adobe Systems will deliver its first set of quarterly patches, all of them rated critical, next Tuesday, as it seeks to improve how it responds

Published on: June 5th, 2009 IDG News Service

Microsoft plans free Windows 7 upgrades for new Vista buyers

Download our latest podcast here.Buy Vista now, get free Windows 7 later Microsoft has confirmed that it will offer consumers "special deals" on an upgrade to Windows 7 if they buy a Vista-equipped

Published on: June 3rd, 2009 IDG News Service

Stayin’ Alive

Financial experts say economic recovery is just around the corner. The difference between stumbling short of the finish line, and making it across, lies in a firm's ability to maintain cash flow, according

Published on: June 1st, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Twits hit with spam attack; phone for elderly can’t call 911

Download our latest podcast here.Twits fall for spam attack Twitter users have been tricked into divulging their login and password details to a Web site that then spammed their contacts. The culprit is

Published on: May 29th, 2009 IDG News Service

9 out of 10 e-mails are spam; Greenpeace praises Sun and IBM

Download our latest podcast here.E-mail spam on the rise Spammers seem to be working a little bit harder these days, with unsolicited e-mail making up 90 percent of messages on corporate networks last

Published on: May 27th, 2009 IDG News Service