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Glenn Chapman

Glenn Chapman

    Deadly US shooting becomes ghoulish Internet hit
    Deadly US shooting becomes ghoulish Internet hit
    It almost looked like a first-person shooter video game: A handgun in a man's grasp comes into view. A woman appears in the gunman's sights. Shots...
    TED Talks: 'The Academy Awards for smart people'
    TED Talks: 'The Academy Awards for smart people'
    Video of punk rock icon Amanda Palmer's on-stage pitch for making music free and trusting fans to step up as patrons logged more than 120 000...
    Silicon Valley elite honour Apple founder Steve Jobs
    Silicon Valley elite honour Apple founder Steve Jobs
    Actor Stephen Fry joined Silicon Valley nobility in paying tribute to revered Apple cofounder Steve Jobs at a private memorial service held under...
    Apple founder Steve Jobs dies from cancer, aged 56
    Apple founder Steve Jobs dies from cancer, aged 56
    Apple founder and visionary Steve Jobs died on Wednesday from cancer aged just 56, a premature end for a man who revolutionised modern culture and...
    Internet takes "distance-learning" to the Amazon
    Internet takes "distance-learning" to the Amazon
    The internet is letting a school sprout in the Amazon where teachers tend not to linger due to harsh living conditions and a scarcity of students....
    Cyber scams rife at social networks
    Cyber scams rife at social networks
    Social networks are "lucrative hot beds" for cyber scams as crooks endeavor to dupe members of online communities, according to a Microsoft...
    Fusion of work and play shapes Lenovo laptops
    Fusion of work and play shapes Lenovo laptops
    Chinese computer colossus Lenovo is infusing its leading business laptops with more fun features as internet age lifestyles blur lines between work...
    Tablets on tap at major gadget fest
    Tablets on tap at major gadget fest
    Tablet computers will lead a host of "smart" gadgets in the Nevada desert this week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) spotlighting slick new...
    Firefox backs 'Do Not Track' with online stealth
    Firefox backs 'Do Not Track' with online stealth
    As concern about online privacy grows, Mozilla is promising to let people cloak internet activity in free Firefox web-browsing software being...
    Google unveils faster internet search
    Google unveils faster internet search
    Internet powerhouse Google is giving web searchers the thrill of speed with a turbocharged engine that displays suggested web links as fast as a...
    Smooth-talking hackers test skills on technology titans
    Smooth-talking hackers test skills on technology titans
    Hackers at an infamous DefCon gathering are proving that old-fashioned smooth talk rivals slick software skills when it comes to pulling off...
    Film technology to shine at Academy Awards
    Film technology to shine at Academy Awards
    No matter which captivating film wins the Oscar for visual effects at next month's Academy Awards ceremony, software savants at Autodesk will be...