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Gary McKinnon: how unknown hacker sparked political and diplomatic storm

www.guardian.co.uk
More than a decade after he broke into US defence sites, the Briton's case has rewritten the law on extraditionIn 2001, Gary McKinnon was an unknown computer nerd hunched over a screen in a north London bedroom, scrolling through US defence sites for information about UFOs. On Tuesday, the 46-year-old,...
Gary McKinnon: how unknown hacker sparked political and diplomatic storm

Facebook shares crash below $30, market shrugs

gigaom.com
Look out, below! Facebook stock marked the return from the long weekend by tumbling eight percent to an afternoon low of $29.25. That means the shares have lost nearly  a quarter of their value since their much-hyped debut at $38 less than two weeks ago. The overall market appears to...
Facebook shares crash below $30, market shrugs

The Darkness II – review

www.guardian.co.uk
Xbox 36/PS3/PC; £39.99; cert 18+; Digital Extremes/2K GamesHere's an odd thing about superhero stories: the older and more mature the audience they seem to be aimed at, the more angst-ridden their protagonist is likely to be.When I was a lad, I used to dream of having superpowers. Now that I'm...
The Darkness II – review
MTV, BET capitalize on computer crime & social media misery with #MTVhack hoax
Apple's stock price falls to lowest point in six months

Sony shake-up: Sir Howard Stringer resigns as president and CEO

www.pocket-lint.com
Kazuo Hirai takes over Sir Howard Stringer has stepped down from his roles as CEO and president of Sony. The British figurehead has called it a day after a series of scandals and misfortunes rocked the Japanese company in the last year, with Stringer himself claiming that it had...
Sony shake-up: Sir Howard Stringer resigns as president and CEO

First look: HTC One X+ shines

www.computerworld.com
HTC's One X+ could be the sort of flagship phone that helps the Taiwan-based phone maker reverse its recent financial misfortunes....
First look: HTC One X+ shines

HTC has sold around 5M One phones since launch, says exec

venturebeat.com
July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale One of the great misfortunes of the gadget world is that, all too often the best devices don’t end up being the best-sellers. HTC knows this reality well. Like fellow smartphone laggard Nokia, the company is really good...
HTC has sold around 5M One phones since launch, says exec
Facebook IPO: lawsuits and accusations cloud the bigger issue

Why Facebook has won the mobile photo war

gigaom.com
From the early days of the commercial web, one thing has been clear: photos are big on the Internet. All of us love photos. We love taking photos. We love sharing photos. They are the basic unit of digital emotion. Facebook understood this early on, and knew that when combined...
Why Facebook has won the mobile photo war

Sony NEX-6 review: it's the whole package, for just shy of a grand

www.engadget.com
Sony had a lot to show off just before we hopped aboard a flight to Photokina. The A99 was a lightweight bargain of a full-frame DSLR, the Cyber-shot RX1 was the most powerful compact we'd ever seen and the 16.1-megapixel NEX-6 was one of the finest mirrorless models of...
Sony NEX-6 review: it's the whole package, for just shy of a grand
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