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Modern Times

April 16, 2012

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Following our last issue, which concentrated on our local star, this issue deals with some of the technology stars that make our modern world. One of the major problems with such an issue, we found, is that to do it even close to justice the News In Brief section grew and grew as we researched […]

News in Brief

April 16, 2012

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Apple down, ARMS up At a time when technology giant Apple is facing huge and growing problems with its latest product, the much smaller Cambridge-based company ARM Holdings is looking like a major British success story. They have developed a new energy-saving microchip which the company claims might enable a whole new wave of internet-connected […]

Why-Pad

April 16, 2012

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With apologies to the fine technology blog by Chicagogeek, much of this article is from his original and has been copied here for our readers. It would have been “reblogged” using the built-in features of WordPress but unfortunately the feature does not make it easy to include work from another blog into an article. As […]

Windows 8 Millenium?

April 16, 2012

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Those of us with long memories may recall back in 2000 when Microsoft released a phenomenal disaster called Windows Millenium. As the last in the range of the Windows 9x series of operating systems it was in many ways similar to the familiar versions of Windows we have seen since – but was an unmitigated […]

Six billion dollars well spent

January 13, 2012

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The New Year is already turning out to be a good one for science. Already, early though it is in the lifespan of the Large hadron Collder, we can say that this massive and costly experiment is well worth the money and effort spent on it.

European Apple harvest

January 13, 2012

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If the results of a recent court case in a German court are anything to go by, the Apple harvest in our European shops and perhaps beyond could fail over the coming year or more. While it may be more usual for Apple to use its patent portfolio to bully others, they have become the […]