DRM bot shuts down sci-fi awards broadcast

An awards ceremony streamed over the weekend by Ustream abruptly went black because a digital rights management tool used by the company reckoned copyright was being infringed and automatically shut it down.

Tevatron accelerator to shut down tomorrow

Tomorrow, the US' Tevatron particle accelerator is to give up its efforts to recreate the Big Bang and shut down after 25 years of operation.

LHC shutdown postponed

CERN scientists have decided that the Large Hadron Collider is performing so well that they won't close it down for improvements as planned.

Game over for Game Crazy

Game Crazy is preparing to liquidate its stock and shut down the company's remaining operations over the next several weeks.