Archive: 27/04/2006

New properties of the very deep Earth discovered

To truly understand some of the movement we see at the Earth's surface, scientists have to probe deep into the interior. A region near the planet's core, about 1,800 miles down called the core-mantle boundary, is particularly ...

dateApr 27, 2006 in Earth Sciences
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Net neutrality provision dumped

Telecom companies won a round in Congress late Wednesday when the House Energy and Commerce Committee voted down the Democratic-backed Net neutrality amendment to a telecom-reform bill in a 34-22 vote.

dateApr 27, 2006 in Internet
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Nokia's latest mobile dazzle

Nokia, a company that isn't known for creating slick and sexy phones, has recently released its latest endeavor, the Nokia 6682. Nokia calls it a multimedia computer and not a phone, as it sports a speedy processing chip ...

dateApr 27, 2006 in Consumer & Gadgets
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HD DVD titles emerge in marketplace

For the most part, major changes are never planned for. They just happen. This is especially true with technology, the next generation of DVD players and titles having been quietly released this month.

dateApr 27, 2006 in Consumer & Gadgets
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