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Newsnight: Following Osborne's Welfare Cut Plans, BBC Debates How Big British State Should Be (VIDEO)

On Monday's Newsnight, Allister Heath, editor of City A.M., Sean Worth, a former special adviser to David Cameron, Vidhya Alakeson, deputy chief …

Are more Nexus devices the answer to fragmentation?

Fragmentation can be a pain, especially when you’re waiting on your carrier to update its bloat-ware when all you want it to get your hands on the latest Android features and bug fixes. However, it turns out that the Android development team are eager to get on top of this problem, as they …

Bid Wars – Why Overbidding Leaves You Vulnerable

Auction-based ad serving is a clever idea that seems to have the best interests of both ad servers and advertisers in mind. Ads are ranked and costs …

GE Tears A Page Out Of The Apple Playbook

GE is getting anxious and it is beginning to show. A few days back the company announced its new “Wink” project, an attempt to reproduce what Apple did in smartphones – create an ecosystem of dedicated app developers who can do the innovation for the giant conglomerate.<p>However, GE has a lot less of …

How to travel like a kid

When thinking about travelling with children, as adults we tend to focus on one angle: how do we have fun (and stay sane) while travelling with our kids?<p>There’s a flip-side to the coin: kids have to survive a trip with us and the inscrutable decisions we make when travelling, and we don’t always …

Bump for iPhone loses the ability to share iTunes tracks between devices

The popular peer-to-peer file sharing app Bump was updated to version 3.5.8 today, and according to the change notes one of the features has been removed. Apparently at Apple’s request, the developers have disabled the ability to share music from your iTunes library to another Bump user or your …

Apple (AAPL -0.1%) roundup: 1) 9to5 Mac has noticed an Apple job listing for a "display...

Apple (AAPL -0.1%) roundup: 1) 9to5 Mac has noticed an Apple job listing for a "display specialist" to work on "emerging display technologies such as …

Judge says Apple and Google are using litigation as a business strategy, have ‘no interest’ in settlement

In an ongoing case in which Apple and Google’s Motorola have accused each other of infringing various mobile related patents since 2010, U.S. District Judge Robert Scola said in an order yesterday that the two companies have no interest in reaching a settlement. Bloomberg reports Scola said in his …

Tips: Missing alerts? Try the little known Screen Flash alert

Just in case a bouncing icon in your dock or a Sosumi sound from your speakers isn’t enough to catch your attention, this OS X accessibility feature is certain to be just the news flash you need when OS X demands your attention.<p>Enabling ‘screen flash’ in the Accessibility panel in System …