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Visa fingers 'very rare' data centre switch glitch for payment meltdown

European boss says 10% of attempted transactions failed as a result of equipment fault

Microsoft Azure on show at Ignite in Orlando

Microsoft Azure Europe embraces the other GDPR: Generally Down, Possibly Recovering

Updated We're five hours and counting into outage

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CEO of struggling storage biz Tintri quits

SEC filing shows company up the creek and sans paddle

imposter

AT&T sends in startup shill to shake up Cali's net neutrality safeguards

Analysis Oh look it's 'tech startup advocacy group' CALinnovates again

Verizon promises to stop selling its subscribers' location data... for now

But T-Mobile US and Sprint? Not so much

Oracle: Think our DB sales are great now? Wait until we actually get the new product out!

'Autonomous' database cash haul just ramping up – Larry

AT&T sends in startup shill to shake up Cali's net neutrality safeguards

Analysis Oh look it's 'tech startup advocacy group' CALinnovates again

CEO of struggling storage biz Tintri quits

SEC filing shows company up the creek and sans paddle

Facebook floats BOLT to jolt code out of bit bloat

Network open sources Linux command-line tool for optimizing large binaries

Public, private, hybrid cloud? Take a dip in our GreenLake HPE urges

If you could buy some hardware too that would be great

Microsoft Azure Europe embraces the other GDPR: Generally Down, Possibly Recovering

Updated We're five hours and counting into outage

AI caramba! Nvidia devs get a host of new kit to build smart systems

Kubernetes for GPUs, a PyTorch extension, TensorRT 4, and much, much more

Verizon promises to stop selling its subscribers' location data... for now

But T-Mobile US and Sprint? Not so much

Apple takes $9m kick down under after bricking iPhones

Victory for the right to repair crowd, but a flea bite for Apple

Visa fingers 'very rare' data centre switch glitch for payment meltdown

European boss says 10% of attempted transactions failed as a result of equipment fault

Cisco snags potential customer-sniffing biz for an undisclosed sum

OEM partner July Systems' tech tracks in-store punters by Wi-Fi

Shiny new Capita boss to UK.gov: I know you are but what am I?

Jon Lewis challenges MPs over KPIs on in-house projects

Senior judge: Put AI in charge of reviewing social media evidence

Court of Appeal beak reckons tech will help solve disclosure scandal

Cray slaps an all-flash makeover on its L300 array to do HPC stuff

ClusterStor node uses slower SAS SSDs

UK footie fans furious as Sky Broadband goes TITSUP: Total inability to stream unfair penalties

Midlands users report service sucking on a half-time orange

Cryptography is the Bombe: Britain's Enigma-cracker on display in new home

Replica war-winner now in Bletchley Park's historic Block H

Google-free Android kit tipped to sell buckets

China, you see, has its own chocolate factories

Ailing ZX Spectrum reboot firm kicks crisis meeting into long grass

2-week delay on vote to dismiss current directors

Um, excuse me. Do you have clearance to patch that MRI scanner?

Israel Cyber Week Healthcare regulations working against cybersecurity, claims expert

Capita admits it won't make money on botched NHS England contract

Outsourcer's mea culpa: firm failed on due diligence, lacked data, closed offices too fast

Adobe’s e-signature service to go bi-cloud: Adds Azure to AWS

Why? Well Adobe has just revealed deeper hooks into Office and Dynamics

National ID cards might not mean much when up against incompetence of the UK Home Office

Would they have prevented Windrush? The mind boggles

Pass gets a fail: Simple Password Store suffers GnuPG spoofing bug

Brinkmann files third signature spoof vulnerability in a month

How to stealthily poison neural network chips in the supply chain

Your free guide to trick an AI classifier into thinking an umbrella is the Bolivian navy on maneuvers in the South Pacific

And that is definitively that ... for now. 5G's carrier features frozen

Still to come: standards for stuff like IoT that non-carriers care about

Flash industry weather forecast anticipates a stormy few years ahead

Revenue will fall, but gigabytes shipped will rise as NAND soars

♬ Finland, Finland, Finland, the country for new cloud DCs ♬

Forget pony trekking or camping. Finland now boasts a Google cloud region

Here's some phish-AI research: Machine-learning code crafts phishing URLs that dodge auto-detection

Humans, keep your eyes out for dodgy web links

Donald Trump trumped as US Senate votes to reinstate ZTE ban

Meanwhile USA ponders more tariffs on China in ‘wet noodle’ trade skirmish

Splunk acquires VictorOps to take it – and you – into site reliability engineering

$120m buy aims to step beyond DevOps into triage

HPE: Only 5% of our kit is sold as-a-service. So now we're really getting our aaS in gear

Look at these GreenLake bundles. PS: Don't just look

It's time for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 to die (die, die)

IETF floats formal deprecation suggestion, even for failback

Fraudster admits she was OPM dealer: Leaked US govt staff files used to bag cash, car loans

Woman cops to using stolen records to open bank accounts

Yubico snatched my login token vulnerability to claim a $5k Google bug bounty, says bloke

USB gizmo biz apologies amid infosec drama

Now Microsoft ports Windows 10, Linux to homegrown CPU design

Updated MSR's E2 processor EDGEs into public view... with a little help from Qualcomm, too

Not so private eye: Got an Axis network cam? You'll need to patch it, unless you like hackers

According to magic people, VDOO people

From here on, Red Hat's new GPLv2 software projects will have GPLv3 cure for license violators

We'll forgive you if you change your ways, says Linux giant

Microsoft shoves US govt IT contract where ICE throws kids: Out of sight in a chain-link cage

Outcry over children being separated from parents raises ructions

Apple hauled into US Supreme Court over, no, not ebooks, patents, staff wages, keyboards... but its App Store

'Monopoly' game continues

PC nerds: Can't get no SATA-isfaction? Toshiba flaunts NVMe SSD action

Claims years-in-dev tech doubles speed

Asylum seeker spreadsheet data blurt: UK Home Office loses appeal to limit claimants

Family members can seek damages

Strip Capita of defence IT contract unless things improve – Brit MPs

Committee calls for more public spending – but not with outsourcer

HPE pulls sheets off largest Arm-based supercomputer Astra

Will run national security, energy workloads

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to mark the life of Slack for Windows Phone

Farewell, dear app, we hardly knew ye (which might have been the problem)

Hortonworks Data Platform update flicks on containerisation

Extends cloudy deals with IBM, Microsoft and Google

Google says Pixel 2's narcoleptic display is being fixed in June update

Wake up, little snoozy

'No, we are not rewriting Office in JavaScript' and other Microsoft tales

The week's good, bad and weird from Redmond

'90s hacker collective man turned infosec VIP: Internet security hasn't improved in 20 years

Interview L0pht luminary Chris Wysopal talks to The Reg

Audi chief exec arrested over Dieselgate car emissions scandal

Evidence sought on software 'defeat device'

Brit mobile phone users want the Moon on a stick but then stay on same networks for aeons

How does that work?

Pwned with '4 lines of code': Researchers warn SCADA systems are still hopelessly insecure

BSides How Shamoon and Stuxnet et al ran riot

What can you do when the pup of programming becomes the black dog of burnout? Dude, leave

Hey, friend. It's not your fault

It's roundup time – like scouring the local paper for pics of your kid, but with storage firms

This week among the lucky parents, GridGain, Memblaze and Western Digital. Well done

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