# technology - Today’s News
There’s a lot going on up North in the New Year.
# technology - Thursday 27 January, 2011
UK police say they have arrested five men, aged between 15 and 26, in connection with the online activist group supporting WikiLeaks. Anonymous has also attacked Fine Gael’s site.
# technology - Wednesday 26 January, 2011
Social media election campaigning getting seriously underway as Labour’s election app hits iTunes.
# technology - Tuesday 25 January, 2011
A report compiled by Goodbody and commissioned by Microsoft says Ireland’s cloud computing base could be the ‘next IFSC’.
# technology - Tuesday 11 January, 2011
A Chinese woman was sent to a Labour camp for retweeting a sarcastic anti-Japanese message – and lawyers want help.
# technology - Monday 10 January, 2011
The full text of the party’s statement on the “hacking crime” that saw the details of almost 2,000 people compromised.
# technology - Thursday 6 January, 2011
The new store – the equivalent of the iTunes store, but for Mac software – may help Apple make further dents in the PC market.
# technology - Tuesday 4 January, 2011
Business Insider remains convinced that 3D TV is done for. Check out their reasons why…
# technology - Friday 17 December, 2010
The WikiLeaks founder says the sexual assault allegations against him are part of attempts to discredit him and his site.
# technology - Monday 13 December, 2010
Julian Assange’s lawyer tells al-Jazeera that a grand jury in Virginia is considering criminal charges for WikiLeaks.
The online retailer – which went down for 30 minutes last night – says its disruption was the cause of a technical fault.
# technology - Saturday 11 December, 2010
The Anonymous gathering of ‘hacktivists’ instead decide to spread WikiLeaks’ documents as much as is possible.
# technology - Tuesday 7 December, 2010
The controversial WikiLeaks editor will appear at a Magistrates court this afternoon in relation to sexual assault claims.
# technology - Monday 6 December, 2010
China ramped up pressure on Google to censor its results after senior officials searched for their own names, a leaked cable says.
# technology - Wednesday 24 November, 2010
Paul Chambers has opted to appeal his conviction for “menace”, after joking about bombing an English airport on Twitter.
# technology - Friday 12 November, 2010
The next step in Facebook’s war for global domination: an integrated email product for every user.
Hacker wins $3,000 prize after creating drivers for Microsoft’s motion detection device.
# technology - Monday 8 November, 2010
The same bug that caused Irish iPhone owners to wake an hour late last week strikes for the third time – this time, in the US.
# technology - Sunday 7 November, 2010
Internet site could be very useful tool for Revenue Commissioners in their search for evidence of undeclared wealth.
# technology - Monday 1 November, 2010
You got an extra hour in bed yesterday… and if you have an iPhone, you may have stolen another one.
# technology - Friday 29 October, 2010
Minister Eamon Ryan says digital switchover in 2012 could net Ireland €500m by allowing more mobile and broadband services.
# technology - Wednesday 27 October, 2010
…because the white one is delayed again.
Emails selling ‘V1agra’ and ‘h0t w0m3n’ fall by 20% in a month after a leading professional spammer goes on the run.
# technology - Sunday 24 October, 2010
Now THAT’S brand loyalty. Melinda Gates says there’s no room for anything Apple in the house – even an iPod.
# technology - Friday 15 October, 2010
Shares jump by almost 10% after the company announces a 32% increase in profits for the third quarter.
But will Microsoft’s latest social network integration put pressure on Google?
# technology - Thursday 14 October, 2010
# technology - Tuesday 12 October, 2010
CountMeOut.ie puts itself on hold because of “lack of clarity” over whether the church now acknowledges defections.
A self-driving car is just the latest in Google’s strange investments…
# technology - Monday 11 October, 2010
Nine new smartphone devices will be launched later this month and early in November.
The company has been working on automated cars that pull data from Google Maps to drive where you want.
# technology - Friday 8 October, 2010
‘NAMAland’ uses your iPhone or Android’s camera and GPS to show you if nearby property is publicly owned.
Research In Motion reaches an agreement with the Emirates to avoid having the handsets banned from the country.
# technology - Wednesday 6 October, 2010
Exploiting the new ‘Google Instant’, users discover search terms that Google deliberately keeps blank.
# technology - Tuesday 5 October, 2010
Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer says there’ll be tablets running Windows on sale by the end of 2010.
You might not have heard of Stuxnet – but after seeing this video you might get a little bit nervous about it.
# technology - Thursday 30 September, 2010
Forget JPEG, GIF or PNG: meet Google’s WebP format, which it says can make files lighter without losing detail.
# technology - Tuesday 28 September, 2010
Research In Motion, the manufacturers of the BlackBerry, launch the PlayBook: a business-focused tablet machine.
# technology - Friday 24 September, 2010
The 150-minute downtime was down to a process correcting an error, which threw up an error, which it tried to correct…
# technology - Wednesday 22 September, 2010
A 17-year-old Australian whizkid was to blame for the ‘onMouseOver’ issues that plagued the microblogging site.