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Taking a look at the lighter side of IT - technology may be a serious business but it rarely fails to raise a smile too.

May 2009

  • IT workers finish high in beer league

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 27 May 2009
  • Downtime was surprised to see that the latest contender in the beer Olympics comes from the IT department. With journalists the undoubted kings of alcohol excesses it was reassuring to see that the ...

  • Up a creek without a GPS

    Warwick Ashford - Senior analyst 26 May 2009
  • Sat nav users could find themselves up several creeks without a paddle soon because it seems the satellite network that makes it all happen, could be falling to pieces.

  • Scented gas poor substitute for frozen dessert

    Warwick Ashford - Senior analyst 26 May 2009
  • Online shopping is a bit of a lucky dip it seems, with nearly half of online grocery shoppers getting the wrong goods.