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Opponents to the Government's showpiece refugee reception centre were celebrating on Friday after a High Court ruling that asylum seekers were being held unlawfully.

10-09-2001

Less than four out of ten mobile users prefer automated speech recognition systems over touch-tone when using their phones.

10-09-2001

Text messaging from abroad is replacing postcards as the best way of saying Wish You Were Here.

10-09-2001

Andersen's annual Directors' Remuneration Report, released this week, highlights the complexity of determining executive pay packages.

10-09-2001

Hundreds of asylum seekers could walk out of the Government's showpiece refugee centre if a court case goes against them today (Friday).

07-09-2001

Keeping tabs on your loved-ones is the latest idea from Godmanchester telematics company, Cybit.

07-09-2001

Three friends have founded a business niche providing IT services for schools.

07-09-2001

Close Fund Management says one in three adults between the ages of 25 and 54 has considered investing their savings in the stock market in the hope of getting a better return now that interest rates are so low.

07-09-2001

Crisis-ridden telecoms group Marconi continued to dive on the London market yesterday (Thurs) after a nervy start to trading in the City.

07-09-2001

Police are using emails to appeal for witnesses to crimes such as robbery and hostage situations in a groundbreaking initiative.

07-09-2001

The UK government claims almost all UK schools now have internet access.

07-09-2001

Advanced Rendering Technology (ART)has announced that Houston, TX, based visualization specialist Payne Rowlett has purchased two RenderDrive 3D rendering appliances to develop high-resolution images for the visualization of architectural and engineering projects.

06-09-2001

A new report claims the internet is becoming an essential study aid for US teenagers - and helping them to cheat in exams.

06-09-2001

UK computer games firm Rage has signed a deal to provide games to millions of BSkyB customers.

06-09-2001

BT says it expects to complete plans to split itself in two in just over two months.

06-09-2001

Logica, the UK-based IT services and software company, posted profits before tax of GBP 155.

06-09-2001

Union officials from Marconi factories across the UK were holding urgent talks yesterday (Weds) after the firm announced a further 2,000 job cuts.

06-09-2001

Huntingdon software firm, Force12 is riding high at the moment having secured half a million pounds new funding from Cambridge VC company, ETCapital and Strathdon Investments.

06-09-2001

Telecoms shares were in general lower yesterday (Weds), giving a bad start for the FTSE 100 Index which was 44.

06-09-2001

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