Tag: summer

Mobile contactless payments coming this summer 
By Jennifer Scott | Jan 31, 2011 | Comment Now 
Barclaycard and Everything Everywhere to bring contactless payments to British phones.
Survey finds that hackers ramp up efforts for Christmas 
By SC Australia Staff | Aug 26, 2009 | Comment Now 
Hackers are more active over the Christmas holidays and take a break at the weekend.
OpenSuse joins Google Summer of Code 
May 19, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Novell sponsored openSuse project has announced that it has 10 projects being funded through Google's Summer of Code 2008..
Google readies Summer of Code 2008 
By Shaun Nichols | Mar 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
Google is preparing its fourth Summer of Code programme in which students spend the summer working on development projects with various open source groups..
Google Summer of Code headed down under 
By Sarah Stokely | Feb 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
Hot on the heels of the local launch of its Google Highly Open Participation computing competition for high school students, Google looks set to bring its famous Summer of Code ...
Summer heat can melt iPods and mobiles 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 7, 2007 | Comment Now 
An electronics expert today warned that the summer heat could cause batteries in mobile phones, iPods, or other portable devices to "explode, or ooze".
Apple woos kids with summer camps 
By Matt Chapman | Jun 12, 2007 | Comment Now 
UK - Apple is opening all its UK stores to run free summer camps in the USA for kids aged eight to 12 who want to learn how to use Macs.
McAfee to unleash 'Falcon' this summer 
By Frank Washkuch | May 31, 2006 | Comment Now 
McAfee announced this week it will release a new subscription service, available to customers within months.
Summer of Love Bug started six years ago today 
By Dan Kaplan | May 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
Today marks the sixth anniversary of the release of the so-called Love Bug, a mass email worm that spread to millions of PCs worldwide and was responsible for an estimated $10 ...
Spam takes a summer holiday 
By David Quainton | Aug 15, 2005 | Comment Now 
Spam has slumped through summer, falling 20 percent since March a new report has revealed.
Cricket this summer via WebCentral 
By Fleur Doidge | Aug 27, 2004 | Comment Now 
Managed hosting company WebCentral has signed a contract with Cricket Australia, replacing incumbent ninemsn when the latter's five-year deal expired.
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