“None of us knew until after my father died that he had been excluded from the Olympic parade,” says Dearlove's younger son, Sir Richard Dearlove, former chief of the Secret Intelligence Service, MI6, and now Master of Pembroke College, Cambridge.
A man in Nashville, Tennessee was charged $84,522.54 to fill up his car - and he was not the only victim of a gas company's computer glitch. Customers ... Nikki Johnson told News Channel 5 that she was billed $58,278.35 for coffee and a tank of gasoline.
Roaming charges - the cost to you of making phone calls or using your handset to access the internet - are massive money-spinners for phone companies. This year Britons will fork out an estimated �1.36 billion a year from using their phones abroad.
The prosecution's case rested on two principal charges accusing Mr Olmert of double-billing charities for overseas fund-raising trips and taking bribes in the form of envelopes stuffed with cash from an American businessman.
Much of the esoteric quibbling about private and public clouds and legacy infrastructure that has frustrated vendors like IBM, HP, SAP, and the rest in Europe and America has been bypassed in Africa as telecom companies prioritize cost and comfort over ...