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24 September 2011, 08:59

The H Roundup for the week ending 24 September

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Welcome to The H Roundup, your rapid review of the week with the most read news on The H, the security alerts and open source releases, and the essential feature articles – all in one quick-to-scan news item.

Top News

Researchers published a report on how electricity usage data from smart meters can be used to determine what TV programmes consumers are watching, the CyanogenMod Team announced that it now has Wi-Fi, sound and accelerometer support working in its Android port for the HP TouchPad, and security researchers previewed BEAST, a tool for cracking SSL cookies in just minutes. Linux creator Linus Torvalds released an open source dive tracking application and a new bot builder tool surfaced on underground forums for just €10.

Featured Articles

In the lead up to Linux 3.1, Thorsten Leemhuis took an in-depth look at what's coming for architecture, infrastructure, virtualisation and drivers in the next version of the kernel which is slightly delayed due to the troubles at

Open Source Releases

Security Alerts

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