Richer Sounds acquires Empire Direct

Richer Sounds, a UK retailer of hi-fi and home cinema goods, has announced that it has acquired the Empire Direct brand and website from the bankrupt company’s administrators. In a statement, the 30-year-old company says that despite “challenging times”, its business model has proved resilient to the downturn. Richer Sounds management says it sees the […]

Fault hits Google search service

Google’s search service has been hit by technical problems, with users unable to access search results. For a period on Saturday 31st January 2009 , all search results were flagged as potentially harmful, with users warned that the site “may harm your computer”. Users who clicked on their preferred search result were advised to pick […]