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Friday Afternoon (5 Comments) (link)
 Friday, 3-July-2009  14:36:07 (GMT +10) - by Agg

The RIAA has chalked up another victory, this time against usenet.com. According to court documents (PDF warning), the Usenet service is guilty of direct infringement, inducement of infringement, contributory infringement, and vicarious infringement. The ruling also said that Usenet.com cannot claim protection under the 1984 Sony Betamax decision which states that companies selling devices cannot be held liable for infringement despite the actions of the buyer.

OCInside.de have an english-language Phenom II unlocking guide. It is already well-known that one can unlock the fourth core of a triple core AMD Phenom II CPU. But during a test of the current ASRock A790GXH/128M motherboard at ocinside.de it was possible to unlock much more than this and that is no April joke. The AMD Phenom II 710 X3 CPU became an Engineering Sample with four CPU cores, unlocked Vcore selection and unlocked multiplier !

The London Stock Exchange is moving from Windows to Linux for its trading platform. I'm sure the LSE management couldn't tell Linux from Windows without a techie at hand. They can tell, however, when their business comes to a complete stop in front of the entire world.

Spammers have been ordered to pay $3.7M USD in fines. The commission settled with three defendants in the case -- Spear Systems and two individuals, one in the U.S. and one in Australia -- in May 2008.

From Amfibius: Just to let you know that the voting for Iron Chef June 2009 is open. The theme ingredient was mushrooms.

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