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Wolfram launches interactive document format 
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Programmable documents.
 
Copyright 'lobbynomics' found to stifle innovation 
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Microsoft cracks down on file format attacks 
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Office 2010 tool now backwards compatible.
 
Huge email marketer's database hacked 
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Customers warned.
 
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Microsoft moves to open up Outlook formatting 
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Releases developer documents for dot pst format.
 
Microsoft acquires Interactive Supercomputing 
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Plans to use ISC technology in future Operating Systems.
 
Primus customers explore options after data centre blackout 
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New data centres underpin digital policy: Conroy 
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Interactive takes green hip pocket hit for customers 
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Data centre operator Interactive has found a way to sell customers a service that uses green energy -- by absorbing the substantial 45 percent cost increase themselves.
 
Adobe passes PDF format to ISO 
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Adobe has passed control of its Portable Document Format to the International Organisation for Standardisation..
 
New music format thousands of times smaller than MP3 
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Scientists claim to have developed a music storage format that uses the absolute least amount of data needed to reproduce a piece of music.
 
HD DVD refunds exit alongside the doomed format 
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Australian consumers who purchased now moribund Toshiba HD DVD players will receive no form of refund after the company officially announced its exit from the high definition ...
 
Digital maps to go interactive 
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The expected growth of pedestrian navigation and location-based services means that traditional map production technologies will no longer be able to generate and update ...
 
Microsoft opens up HD Photo format 
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The Photographic Expert Group(Jpeg) has agreed to consider the submission of Microsoft's file format as an open standard.
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