FTC closes probe into LimeWire inadvertent file sharing 
By Dan Kaplan | Aug 31, 2010 | Comment Now 
P2P site's security controls may have been vulnerable.
 
Facebook launches safety page, closes down major app 
By Dan Raywood | Jul 28, 2010 | Comment Now 
‘Create Your Quiz' app creators called "blatant spammers".
 
Newly issued Safari closes 48 holes 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Jun 9, 2010 | Comment Now 
Vulnerabilites in Safari, WebKit and Color Sync.
 
Sanity Loadit music service granted reprieve 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Sanity Music has issued a stay of execution on its troubled Loadit music service due to ‘customer response’.
 
Sanity Music’s LoadIt online music service shuts down 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 2, 2008 | Comment Now 
Sanity Music’s dud LoadIt online music service will close just five months after it launched, according to chief executive Ray Itaoui.
 
VIC government shuts down Second Life presence 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
The virtual bulldozers have moved in on Melbourne Laneways on Second Life’s ABC Island, after Multimedia Victoria said it would not renew the lease.
 
NASA hacker wins two-week reprieve 
By Andrew Donoghue | Aug 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
A European court has intervened in Gary McKinnon's extradition to the United States. The British hacker has been given a temporary reprieve, but still faces extradition later ...
 
Google closes in on Digg 
By Guy Dixon | Jul 24, 2008 | Comment Now 
Google is on the verge of snapping up news aggregator Digg for a reported US$200m as the search giant continues to bolster its news service.
 
Toshiba closes older Flash memory plants 
By Simon Burns | Jun 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
Toshiba is to close older Flash memory production lines that it jointly owns with US firm SanDisk..
 
RightNow closes the feedback loop 
By Phil Muncaster | May 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
Customer relationship management (CRM) software vendor RightNow Technologies has released the latest version of its on-demand enterprise CRM offering, designed to give firms ...
 
Microsoft releases XP SP3 but gives no word on reprieve 
By Mitchell Bingemann | Apr 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
With the clanging of Windows XP’s death knell ringing loud and clear in the lead up to its June 30 cutoff, Microsoft today has released the final Windows XP Service Pack to ...
 
Oracle closes 41 vulnerabilities, 17 in its database 
By Jim Carr | Apr 17, 2008 | Comment Now 
Oracle on Tuesday patched 41 vulnerabilities, including 17 impacting its flagship Oracle database product, in its April Critical Patch Update (CPU) round of security fixes.
 
Cisco closes in on the datacentre 
By IT Week | Apr 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
Network infrastructure giant Cisco has renewed its commitment to the datacentre with the launch of a new series of switches, a new channel strategy and the announcement it will ...
 
FCC closes $19bn wireless spectrum auction 
By Robert Jaques | Mar 20, 2008 | Comment Now 
The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has officially ended the auction for the highly-contested 700MHz spectrum..
 
Wikileaks back in action after reprieve 
By Shaun Nichols | Mar 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
A US federal court has reversed an order which had shut down the Wikileaks.org website..
 
Sun closes MySQL deal and pledges more 
By Martin Veitch | Feb 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
Sun has closed the deal to acquire open-source database leader MySQL just six week after announcing the agreement.
 
Interpol closes in on Photoshop-paedophile 
By Tom Sanders | Oct 18, 2007 | Comment Now 
Interpol has identified a suspected paedophile as 32 year-old Christopher Paul Neil from Canada..
 
US court grants Spamhaus reprieve 
By Shaun Nichols | Sep 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
Spamhaus has been granted temporary relief in its recent legal battle with a US marketing firm, after a US Court of Appeals ruled that a lower court had not properly calculated ...
 
Microsoft closes in on Vista BIOS crack 
By Tom Sanders | Apr 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
Emulating a special OEM BIOS marker offers way to bypass Vista's anti-piracy.
 
Microsoft closes in on Vista BIOS crack 
By Tom Sanders | Apr 12, 2007 | Comment Now 
Emulating a special OEM BIOS marker offers way to bypass Vista's anti-piracy.
1 2 | Next »
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
TOTAL VOTES: 843

Vote