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China (c) Alexander Mak, Shutterstock 2014
On by Tom Jowitt 0

The Great Firewall of China is back up and blocking Google access after a brief pause for Chinese users

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 inch (1)
On by Steve McCaskill 0

Samsung Galaxy Apps offers optimised and exclusive apps for Galaxy devices

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Cloud Computing - Virtual Machine Motion © Fernando Madeira - Fotolia
On by Peter Judge 0

Big players commit to Google's Kubernetes scheme for open source container management, taking virtualisation up a level

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Classic Norwegian troll © Tyler Olson, Shutterstock 2012
On by Max Smolaks 0

Some of the world’s largest patent holders say they have invented ‘arms control for the patent world’

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On by Peter Judge 2

Google has applied the "right to be forgotten" to searches for a BBC blog - amid rising criticism

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On by Max Smolaks 0

The Do-It-Yourself mobile device platform is expected to launch by March 2015

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google down robot lead
On by Peter Judge 0

Someone typed "Google" into Google apparently

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On by Matthew Broersma 0

The Cinema Exhibitors' Association, representing more than 90 percent of British cinemas, said it will ban Glass from auditoriums

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On by Matthew Broersma 0

Launched in 2004, the same year as Facebook, Orkut only caught on in Brazil and India

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On by Max Smolaks 0

LG will make the first consumer mobile device capable of modelling its environment in 3D

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