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Richard Dawkins: 'Strident? Do they mean me?'

With his latest book, creationist-basher Richard Dawkins believes he has amassed all the evidence he could ever need to convince unbelievers that Darwin was right. Now he just has to get them to read it...

iPod update: Touch-up for the touch, and nanoclips

But it was a bit of a shock that the iPod touch (which now has faster graphics and a bit more speed all round) didn't get a camera. There's a rumour that the touch was due to get one, but Apple had some indefinable problem making it work, so it didn't make production. But who knows? It does seem likely the touch will graduate to a camera, some day. I mean crikey, if they can fit one into a nano ....

Apple boss Jobs admits to liver transplant

But the talismanic CEO kept fans guessing over the revolutionary touch-screen 'Tablet'

Apple iPod updates expected

Apple's media extravaganza next week is being greeted with unusual calm, as it is uncertain if charismatic CEO Steve Jobs will appear and investors have nothing much to bet on apart from new iPods with cameras.

Technology's big hitters battle it out

The war between Google, Apple and Microsoft is hotting up thanks to new search engines, unexpected alliances and accusations of Soviet-style tactics

Ian Burrell: Eric Schmidt quits Apple

So three years after taking a seat on the Apple board of directors, Eric Schmidt, the CEO of Google has quit. But though it's officially a resignation it's widely being seen as a sign that Apple CEO Steve Jobs was no longer happy having someone who he now sees as a rival having a place within the Apple nest.

Apple tablet PC 'to resurrect the album'

The major music labels are planning a new digital album format that will debut with a tablet-like personal computer from Apple Inc in September, people familiar with the plans said yesterday.

Apple profit jumps as Mac sales rise

Apple, the closest thing the tech industry has to a luxury brand, said that its profit jumped 15 per cent in the most recent quarter despite the recession.

Sony joins netbook market with new Vaio

Sony will launch a tiny new laptop starting in August, the company's belated entry into the growing but cutthroat "netbook" PC market.

Apple CEO Steve Jobs returns to work

Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs is back at work following a near 6-month medical leave, although he will work at least initially from home for a few days a week, the company said on Monday.

Credit Crisis Diary: 06/05/2009

A new hotline to God

Good news for Cistercian monks from internet companies Telecomms Facilities and ntl:Telewest – at least those who are based in Caldey Abbey on Caldey Island.

Steve Jobs 'not strong enough' to attend meeting

Ailing Apple CEO Steve Jobs was too weak to attend a meeting on Tuesday, according to his lawyer.

Margareta Pagano: A recession made for Sir Alan Sugar

Tougher times bring out the pioneer in people

Apple introduces new Mac desktop computers

Apple has refreshed its line of Mac desktop computers, adding stronger capabilities and nudging some prices lower as consumer spending feels the pinch of the recession.

Steve Jobs expects to be back at Apple in June

Apple CEO Steve Jobs still expects to return from his medical leave at the end of June, according to an Apple director who responded to an investor at the company's annual shareholder meeting.

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