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Vintage BBC experimental colour transmission testcard section

4K catches fire with OTT streamers, while broadcasters burn

Breaking Fad TV industry looks to UHD Phase II, but Amazon delivers now

The puppets from Team America: World Police gather at a bar for drinks.

Team Microsoft: Device Police... 'Are you pumped? I'm pumped'

Analysis Surface? F**ck Yeah!

New mystery Windows-smashing RAT found in corporate network

Tin foil VXer wraps new Trojan in cloak and evasion tricks

ISIS fighters

US Treasury: How did ISIS get your trucks? Toyota: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Iraq’s US Ambassador: Terrorists have hundreds of ‘brand new’ vehicles


LoopPay hackers may have wanted magnetic card-swipe tech

Backwards-compatible feature used for old cash registers

ICANN: Just give us the keys to the internet – or the web will disintegrate

Do what we say or the UN will take over, techies walk away, cats and dogs living together

FBI inks deal with Dell and Nutanix for embiggenable mutants

Hyperconverged hybrids snare the g-men

Exposed Volkswagen 'n' pals get 2 more YEARS to sort out emissions

Real world still won't meet laboratory limits

Webcam spyware voyeur sentenced to community service

Nabbed in operation targeting 'low-skilled' crooks

AWS jabs at rivals, proclaims cloud the 'new normal'

AWS Reinvent We do hybrid too, insists senior VP Andy Jassy

New mystery Windows-smashing RAT found in corporate network

Tin foil VXer wraps new Trojan in cloak and evasion tricks

Vodafone joins calls to pry Openreach from BT's hands

+Comment Sky and TalkTalk also expected to beg for spin-out

Understand 'Safe Harbor', Schrems v Facebook in under 300 words

A legal, er, brief

Quantum sells so much product that its earnings might shrink

Sales force did well – but too late for the beancounters

'Safe Harbor': People in Europe 'can get quite litigious about this'

US cloud businesses face 'legislative buzzsaw'

LoopPay hackers may have wanted magnetic card-swipe tech

Backwards-compatible feature used for old cash registers

Microsoft tool-crafter Idera buys database, app firm Embarcadero

No word on what it paid money men

HP boss hopes MS Surface Book will jack up notebook prices

Canalys Channels Forum Dell bigwig 'not happy' though

4K catches fire with OTT streamers, while broadcasters burn

Breaking Fad TV industry looks to UHD Phase II, but Amazon delivers now

Team Microsoft: Device Police... 'Are you pumped? I'm pumped'

Analysis Surface? F**ck Yeah!

Who’s ready for an objective object lesson in object storage?

It’s changing how large storage infrastructures are implemented, so listen up

NASA offers free access to its patents for startup entrepreneurs

Yeah, when we say free, that is only for three years

Online VAT fraud: Calls for government crackdown grow louder

eBay, Amazon fraudsters, cheap gear in the crosshairs

DDoS defences spiked by CloudPiercer tool - paper

70% of sites trying to hide true IP address cough their secrets

Android Auto isn't slurping Porsche engine data, says Google – but questions remain

Just how much can the app access?

HP and pals release open source switch OS

OpenSwitch is a “brite box” NOS that welcomes being forked up

Tiny Robot Smartphone: Invasion Earth 2016 – prepare to be facially recognised humans

Does the titchy T-800 run Android? Yeah, probably

Talk revealing p0wnable surveillance cams pulled after legal threat

Hack in the Box Hard-coded creds, flaws galore, plague pricey peepers

America's top courts may have to prove how truly dull they are by law

US congresscriters propose web vid streaming, Judge Judy it ain't

Windows 10 mobile upgrade coming in December

If you're not dressed in Lumia Denim, you'll need to make Windows 8.1 look cool forever

To save mobile web, we must destroy JavaScript, HTML and CSS

So say Google and pals as they launch Accelerated Mobile Pages project

Post-Stuxnet hack group builds formidable LinkedIn phish network

Iran-based 'Cleaver' team hacking its way through networks, airport security

Microsoft starts backup of on-prem workloads and desktops to Azure

Repeat after us: 'Microsoft values its close partnerships with backup software vendors'

Disk boxes, security tools, etc: What Amazon announced at its AWS shindig on Wednesday

Bezos's gang keeps the cloudy mob happy with new shininess

Forget Ben Affleck – US, Euro boffins to SMASH spaceship into asteroid

NASA, ESA get to work after finishing Armageddon DVD

EMC and Dell considering 'a combination' – report

Update Was Cloudfather Tucci trying to offload VNX, rather than crowning King Mike?

So Pure Storage did its IPO thing and investors blinked – now what?

Comment After it didn't quite make its $17 opening price, here's where the upstart's going next

Israeli lander FOUND ON MOON (in 2017)

Pics Non-profit org first to sign Google XPrize rocket mission contract

Microsoft, the VW family sedan of IT, wants to be tech's new Rolls-Royce

Analysis But it has one or two problems – Apple, for starters

Strike one – First net neutrality gripe against an ISP is nixed by FCC

Webcam biz told to duke it out with Time Warner Cable directly

Verizon now owns AOL, so AOL now owns your web browsing habits, other personal info

Carrier will share dossiers on people for targeted advertising

Ad-slinging rootkit nasty permanently drills into Android mobes, tabs

Kernel-exploiting Kemoge in 20 countries and counting

Silicon Valley fights European Court of Justice ruling with small print

I think you’ll find we can still take your data, actually

EU desperately pushes just-as-dodgy safe harbour alternatives

Doesn't matter whether they're legal, just keep the data flowing!

HP won't squeeze itself into 3D printer consumer market

Canalys Channels Forum On track for 2016 pro launch...for now

DevOps tools: The beginner's guide to Chef

Configuration management 101

US Treasury: How did ISIS get your trucks? Toyota: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Iraq’s US Ambassador: Terrorists have hundreds of ‘brand new’ vehicles

Teradata's moon-on-a-stick approach: Floats on AWS and Microsoft Azure

Enterprise giant up against Amazon’s Redshift

Trio take Nobel Prize in Chemistry for ‘pioneering’ DNA repair study

Nobel Prize 2015 Man, those molecular mechanics made some moves

Speaking in Tech: Amazon wants all your data ... on a disk

Podcast Is Apple dumping VMware for freebie KVM?

Samsung forgets Galaxy worries, surprises analysts with big numbers

Internal ding-dong between phones and chips continues

The tyranny of choice: Why enterprise tech buyers are confused

Canalys Channels Forum The solution? I can't decide

Cheap money underpins the new wave of cloud software companies

Canalys Channels Forum IT future to rest on cash of the Titans?

Join Uber in a tale of rent seeking and employment law

Worstall on Wednesday This sharing economy sure is gonna be fun

Shuttle bus firm Terravision belatedly adopts https for credit card sales

El Reg reader kicks up a fuss, and things get done

Autonomy 'poisoned the well' for businesses seeking VC cash

Nobody wants to invest in enterprise search, says startup head

Scout Association's shelved database won't be back until next year

Full security test needed before the big switch on

Factory settings FAIL: Data easily recovered from eBayed smartphones, disks

Gotta hand it to Apple and that encryption key, it really works

Reg lecture asks what’s so scary about 1.5 tonnes of metal with a mind of its own?

Reg events Your driverless car will be along shortly

Alleged Anonymous-aiding journo's brief tells jury nowt's been proven

He was ‘operating as a professional reporter trying to gather info’

Top telematics: Black box helps driver swerve speeding fine

GPS data sends from Northumbria Police

Like a wedding cake: Avere unveils three-tier AWS cloud NAS

Avere pushes not-big data in the white fluffy stuff

Apollo 15 commander's lunar timepiece goes under the hammer

Dave Scott’s time-telling-only wristjob could fetch $1m

French upstart Rozo: Magic beans will help us become storage giant

Mojette transform erasure coding-powered filers

Microsoft, Tesla, build battery that knows how much (energy) you suck

Bendy chemical cocktails designed to give anything a jolt when it needs one

Sanbolic smoke ball was no mere puff: Citrix preps new Melio release

Software-defined storage for Citrix workloads ready for brave customers

Assange™ offered 'plans for escape by flying fox to Harrods'

WikiLeaks chief fears extradition by defenestration, GCHQ's grip on smartmobes


First evidence discovered by ISS 'naut. Read no further and PANIC

Remote code exec hijack hole found in Huawei 4G USB modems

Ruskies sling malicious packet to trigger denial of service.

EMC NetWorker 9 emerges from obscurity

Australian blogger's review rates new release as biggest change ever

Now it's the security industry's turn to be burned by cloud

Amazon ignites Web Applications Firewall to char security chaff

CSC in US$300m Australian services slurp

Prey company UXC operates a dozen diverse services outfits

Hillary 'spear fish' more 'drag net' flung to 11,000 others in one day

Trio of failures: Targeted phish? No. APT malware? No. Russian? No.

Robin flies into storage aviary: Will it soar, or is it just winging it?

Is it a bird? Is it a data plane? No, it's a virtualisation container upstart

Sysadmins can forget PC management skills, says Microsoft

Certification for Desktop Infrastructure binned in favour of Devices and Apps course

Swedish govt appeals court decision guarding domain

Du kan inte fly, pirater!

Shutterbug drone biz fined $1.9m for buzzing New York City, Chicago

Watchdog not happy with cam-bots entering restricted airspace, flying without permits

Google .supplies .cheap web .properties with 90 top-level .domains to .world via .partners

But it’s still not selling its own

Vulture-branded LYCRA can be yours, if you're feeling charitable

Back our lads as they tackle a 90km bike ride

Meego, webOS, Sailfish OS, and now Firefox OS: Ex-Nokia man Jaaksi joins Mozilla

Finn named new boss of 'connected devices'

Microsoft updates Band semi-smartwatch for fitness fanatics

Now with added barometer and a better battery

AD-NNIHILATION: Apple-approved iOS tool blocks ALL ads in apps, Safari, Apple News

If you don't mind using someone else's VPN

Worker drones don't need PCs says Microsoft, give 'em phones instead

Trio of new Lumia handsets seek to tempt from iOS, Android

Sony prepares to lop off semiconductor biz

Devices division set for overhaul to also include batteries and storage

Surface Book: Microsoft to turn unsuccessful tab into unsuccessful laptop

Just joshing, Redmond – its first proper tab-top is packed with power and $1500 price tag

White House 'deeply disappointed' by Europe outlawing Silicon Valley

Safe harbor ruling means it's 'open season against American businesses'

Cisco hooks Angler Exploit Kit infrastructure

Shares intelligence widely

US Cyber Command floats $460m contract to outsource most of itself

WW3 will be fought by mercenariescontractors

Rackspace turns into a fanatical AWS cloud-flinger

Here comes the support, and sales, for Bezos fans

Teenage backup biz Code42 gets cash bonanza

Pockets millions to grow forensics and analytics

Microsoft's HoloLens: Here by 2016, mere three THOUSAND dollar price

Redmond shows off geek goggs with 3D shoot-em-up

Safe harbour ruling: RELAX, Facebook and Google will be FINE!

Data-heavy, medium firms will be hit hardest

Phone thieves to face harsher penalties for data theft

Pictures and texts worth more than a mobe

Miss Brittany dethroned for posting 'nude' Facebook pics

Brief reign for Eugénie Journée

Edward Snowden denies making a deal with the Russian secret service

‘I burned my life to the ground to work against surveillance’

THIS is MASSIVE! Less-Masslessness neutrino boffins bag Physics Nobel

'Flavour'-switching particle has mass ... but how much?

Oracle swaps around its licence police bods' top ranks

UKII senior chief with solid compliance past takes reins

Silicon Valley now 'illegal' in Europe: Why Schrems vs Facebook is such a biggie

Analysis It's like Humpty, without the King's horses

'One Windows' crunch time: Microsoft tempts with glittery new devices

If devs convinced by single platform, we're in business

TERROR in the Chernobyl DEAD ZONE: LIFE - of a WILD kind - BURGEONS

These nuclear wolves will devour us all!

Rights groups: Darn you Facebook with your 'government names'

ZuckerBorg can assimilate us, but not on those terms

EU flings cash from €80bn pot at Seagate-led HPC storage project

+Comment Commish: Quick, grab some exascale cash

French hacks go after new surveillance law … with the help of the ECHR

Meanwhile, plans are afoot to extend it beyond France

GCHQ's exploding doughnut threatens to ooze into innocent field

Uncontrollable g-men crawl to local council on bended knee

Google Chromecast 2015: Puck-on-a-string fun ... why not, for £30?

Review Streamer, you know you are a streamer

Safe Harbour ruled INVALID: Facebook 'n' pals' data slurp at risk

Time to get off the jet ski and get the lawyers on the blower

If the Internet of Things scares you now: Cisco's CEO is bent on hooking up robots, EVERYTHING

New boss talks of factories, pipelines, power sub-stations

Avast antivirus hole patched after public Project Zero slap

Man-in-the-middle diddle leads to remote execution fiddle

GCHQ's SMURF ARMY can hack smartphones, says Snowden. Again.

Uber-leaker tells BBC's Panorama stuff he's told others before

Potent OWA backdoor scores 11,000 corporate creds from single biz

DLL hell means all your Outlook Web Access user creds can be siphoned

GENUINE STARSHIP as used by PRINCESS LEIA sold for just $450k

Sold as seen: Missing one escape pod, 2 droids, some blaster damage

Cisco reforms its security disclosure process

API to crunch machine-readable data feed coming your way real soon now

NoSQL pioneer Basho stamps its mark on time stamp data with Riak TS

We can do this better than Cassandra, CEO claims

Linux kernel dev who asked Linus Torvalds to stop verbal abuse quits over verbal abuse

Could not work with people who 'spew vile words to maintain radical emotional honesty'

Australian boffins say Quantum Pentiums are on the horizon

UNSW folk ditch exotic materials, build quantum gate in silicon with conventional lithography

Google bugle sounds patch release for Android Stagefright 2.0

Samsung and LG, but what about HTC?

If you wanted Windows 10, it looks like you've already installed it

Market share for Redmond's latest hits SEVEN per cent but growth slows markedly

Fast, wireless access to Tor? Just maybe

Watch blocked programs while recharging your phone – is this for real?

Chocolate Factory plops Marshmallow on Android slabs

Don't know what any of that means? You probably have an iPhone

Scary Trans-Pacific Partnership trade treaty signed off

Now to get it through a dozen legislatures ...

Microsoft's big Tuesday reveal: New mobiles and slabs? Win 10 shock?

Possibly new fitness hardware as well

Lawyers win big in LinkedIn's $13m email spam lawsuit (you might get $10, maybe more)

Come and get your (probably miniscule) payout

IBM gobbles storage upstart Cleversafe

How very clever, to buy an object storage startup

Guess who owns and – clue: definitely not Netflix

Attempt to snatch domains ends in weird twist

Pocket mobe butt dialing clogs up 911 emergency calls, says Google

Report finds accidental calls a growing nuisance for cops, firefighters and medics

Startup promises to cancel your hated Comcast subscription for you for just $5

Two-man band says it'll sit through the pain

Amazon Web Services customers love hybrid clouds (true)

And fret over lack of cost controls

Rise of der Maschinen: Daimler trials ROBOT LORRY in Germany

Relieves driver on 'monotonous stretches'. That'll end well

Ex-CEO of Twitter Jack Dorsey is new CEO of Twitter Jack Dorsey

Co-founder and former interim CEO of Twitter to be chief of Square as well

Ever been burned by a bad IT decision? Of course you have!

Let's talk about supplier relationship management

HPC cluster-wrestling challenge: Come on students, light my PyFR

Reconfigure This! Think you know your hardware? Think again

Enterprise IT bucks fly to the cloud

But traditional spending to slip...for the next five years

Don't want to fork out for NAND flash? You're not alone. Disk still rules

Petabytes shipped growth disparity revealed

iOS malware YiSpecter: iPhones menaced by software nasty

Updated This is what happens if you don't keep your phone up to date, says Apple

US tries one last time to sway EU court on data-slurping deal

Business as usual in 4,400 companies at stake

Japan begins mega-rollout of 100 million+ national IDs

... just months after leaking over a million pensioners' data

Facebook, French sat operator in SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA

Hello Sub-Saharans, this is Zuck calling

Your storage environment will be toast in... 8... days

Comment Firms working on precog in the clouds solution

Virgin Media's SPAM-AGEDDON 'fix' silences mailboxes account holders' legit emails deep-sixed by touchy filter

Search engine can find the VPN that NUCLEAR PLANT boss DIDN'T KNOW was there - report

No 'exec-level awareness', warns research

Read our lips, no more EU roaming charges*

*Post June 2017, under cap defined by 'fair use' policy – EC

DCIG rates top-selling EMC flash array as survey bottom-dweller

Are you sure? Can you really tell with all that wool over your eyes?

Ubuntu 15.10: More kitten than beast – but beware the claws

Review Wily Werewolf 'transforms' into similar creature WITH NEW SCROLLBARS

By the numbers: The virtualisation options for private cloud hopefuls

VMware, Hyper-V… XenServer? The choice is yours

UK gets the Ashley Madison fear: Data privacy moans on the up

No one needs to know about my gardening mag habit

Beard transplants up 600% for men 'lacking length elsewhere'

Peak beard decades away thanks to surge in transplant popularity

'Can you hear me now? Oh Peeple, you're so mean *sad face*. It's a leftist agenda!'

QuoTW Plus: VW boss Lies on emissions cheat fogginess

Sensitive Virgin Media web pages still stuck on weak crypto software

'F' for FAIL: Despite warnings, telco is yet to upgrade from RC4 suites

Hyundai i30 Turbo: Softly, softly, catchee Audi

Vulture at the Wheel Elegant warm hatch edges Hyundai closer to greatness

Mysterious brown spots and a different kind of mouse support

On-Call Well, come on, we all need paper when mother nature calls ...

What is money? A rabid free marketeer puts his foot in lots of notes

Worstall @ the Weekend Fear the drunken sailors and their bottomless wallets

Doctor Who's Under the Lake splits Reg scribes: This Alien homage thing – good or bad?

TV Review 'I've not seen tech on Earth like this before'

Pluto's moon SPLIT OPEN by ancient FROZEN OCEAN

Pics Latest snaps beamed back from New Horizons' craft reveal Charon's violent history

Google spews out Alphabet. Alphabet gobbles Google

M is for ... monster multinational mothers multinational monsters

Ten years on: Ronnie Barker, Pismonouncers Unanimous founder, remembered

Feature One of Britain's best-loved comedy greats

Testing CarPlay with Apple’s most expensive ever accessory

Vulture at the Wheel Of course Ferrari drivers use iPhones. Isn’t it obvious?