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Facebook Messenger backdoor demand, bail in Bitcoin, and lots more

Roundup If you're not already suffering from Black Hat/DEF CON overload

Nvidia shrugs off crypto-mining crash, touts live ray-tracing GPUs, etc

Roundup Also, how Apple's Siri uses your location to improve its speech recognition

SentinelOne makes YouTube delete Bsides vid 'cuz it didn't like the way bugs were reported

Research silenced amid copyright, trademark claims

'Oh sh..' – the moment an infosec bod realized he was tracking a cop car's movements by its leaky cellular gateway

Black Hat Internet boxes blab coordinates on login pages

DeepMind AI bots tell Google to literally chill out: Software takes control of server cooling

Oh good, we're out of the board games phase, then

Now you can tell someone to literally go f--k themselves over the internet: Remote-control mock-cock patent dies

Talk about getting off on a technicality...

Google responds to location-stalking outcry by… tweaking words on its BS support page

Hi, is that the FTC? Yep, they're at it again

Facebook flat-out 'lies' about how many people can see its ads – lawsuit

'Made-up PR numbers' used by social giant to exaggerate online advertising audience

Web cache poisoning just got real: How to fling evil code at victims

BSides Manchester Cache me outside, how 'bout dah?

ZX Spectrum reboot scandal biz gets £35k legal costs delayed

But just for a month - and what a month September will be for its directors told data-sharing plans need vendor buy-in

Think tank calls for open standards, interoperability

Shiver me timbers: Symantec spots activist investor Starboard side

Time for cyber-security firm to pull up the baggywrinkle?

Self-driving cars will be safe, we're testing them in a massive AI Sim

It's turtles all the way down

Most staffers expect bosses to snoop on them, say unions

You’re not paranoid if they’re really out to get you

Home Office opens AWS cash firehose a little wider with police IT deal

Contract notice reveals yet another systems migration to Bezos cloud

DXC Technology asks field-based techies if they'd like to leave

Just when you thought it was safe to hang out at the water cooler

What happens to your online accounts when you die?

BSides Manchester The digital entropy of death

Boss regrets pointing finger at chilled out techie who finished upgrade early

On-Call At first they started out real cool...

Windows 10 Linux Distribution Overload? We have just the thing

Processes, Services, Installations: One UI to rule them all. Almost.

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Home Office seeks Brexit tech boss – but doesn't splash the cash

£100k to sort borders, immigration, biometrics systems by 2019. Did we mention it's in Croydon?

Lo and behold, Earth's special chemical cocktail for life seems to be pretty common

Maybe its inhabitants are mostly harmless and ordinary too

I wish I could quit you, but cookies find a way: How to sidestep browser tracking protections

Chrome, Safari, Opera, Tor Browser at risk to various levels

Blinking internets, Batman! O2 trials 5G over lightbulbs

Let there be light

Go Zuck Yourself: Facebook destroys patent suit over timeline

Chalk one up in court for the Social Network

Net neutrality freaks furious over lack of fury at FCC hearing

Unbelievable that more wasn't made of this non-story

Who was it that hacked Apple? Ozzie Ozzie Ozzie, boy boy boy!

Protip: don't label your folder of warez as "hacky hack hack"

GitHub goes off the Rails as Microsoft closes in

Analysis Ruby shop turns to Go, Java, and Kubernetes for platform makeover

Boffins build the smallest transistor, controlled by an atom

It has potential, but don't expect anything useful too soon

Juno this ain't right! Chinese hackers target Alaska

Tsinghua University blamed for espionage attack

Your Twitter app stopped working? Here's why

Social media shifts APIs, starts charging for some features

Pavilion compares RocE and TCP NVMe over Fabrics performance

TCP slower but not by much and enables Ethernet use

Don't you just love Windows 10 refreshes, yells Lenovo

Chinese biz exploits PC upgrade cycle... for the moment

NetApp flashes numbers at rivals: NAND we're eating your dinner

EMC, HP rationalising, while IBM, Hitachi, Fujitsu, Oracle just defending installed base

Distro inferno: Debian's still rocking at 25

Sleeker, slimmer and now a bit greyer

Rimini Street slapped with ban in Oracle copyright dispute

Big Red awarded $30m legal fees as judge slams support biz's 'significant litigation misconduct'

Arm debuts CPU roadmap for the first time, sort of

Move reflects desire to develop in the open, says company not developing in the open

Datrium shifts disasters up the Amazon: Adds DR in AWS for on-prem kit

Locks out 3rd party DRaaS folk with VM-centric cloud stuff

Rejoice! Thousands more kids flock to computing A-level

Even more impressively, thousands are passing it with good grades, too

Using Microsoft's Hybrid MDM? Er, not for much longer

You will move to Intune on Azure. You have one year to comply

Array with it: Western Digital's finance arm slings a few million at Excelero

Tech collab could see Excelero support WD’s OpenFlex and Kingfish

Google shaves half a gig off Android Poundland Edition

Always believe in Go ...

Google risks mega-fine in EU over location 'stalking'

Special Report First big test for GDPR looms

Brit banks must disclose outages via API, decrees finance watchdog

Perhaps TSB's total s*itshow wasn't in vain

Pyspark, TensorFlow, Python: What's in your machine learning toolbox?

Events From data to delivery, and all points between

EU wants one phone plug to rule them all. But we've got a better idea.

Comment Roll your sleeves up, standards peeps

Kids are more likely than adults to submit to peer pressure from robots order 10 of those and give me your parent's credit card details

Mozilla-endorsed security plug-in accused of tracking users

Web Security says there's nothing nefarious to its URL collection

Making money mining Coinhive? Yeah, you and nine other people

10 users controlling the bulk of cryptocoin generator funds

Drama as boffins claim to reach the Holy Grail of superconductivity

But odd results and email impersonation raise eyebrows

Cisco shift to recurring revenue gives 3.8 billion signs that it's working

Customer interest in hybrid cloud buoys networking biz

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There’s an AI cure for the summertime blues

Webinar: Get a good look at Microsoft’s Windows Analytics suite

Promo Health regime for your Windows 10 devices

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