Amazon squares up to iTunes with launch of 'free' MP3 music

The CD may be getting a shot in the arm with the launch of AutoRip, a new service from Amazon that gives customers buying CDs a free MP3 version - including any music bought since the company's Music Store started up in 1998.

Amazon adds used CDs to trade-in program for store credit

The great debate on whether physical media is dead in the music industry rages on, as Apple's iTunes continues to put a huge dent in the physical CD and traditional music sales market.

Moving data - Sponsored by Dell

Now that you have your Dell notebook computer - or netbook - and smartphone, it's time to learn about true mobility - moving data. If your data is stuck on your mobile device, it isn't much good, is it?

The perils of digital decadence

Several years back when I was interviewing someone for an article, I whipped out my trusty tape recorder and the guy just snickered.

Buy an Xbox 360 game, get a bag of pot for free

Smoke 'em if you got 'em! And who has them? Well, not us, obviously. But a child of four in Britain does.