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8th > November > 2012 Archive

Adobe switches Flash fix schedule to Patch Tuesdays

Takes security marching orders from Redmond

Android adware capability a vulnerability, claim boffins

Ad push code can spoof SMSs

Orc Assassin Rogue wins Senate seat

WoW-playing candidate triumphs over campaign criticising “bizarre double life”

Singaporeans get hard token baked into credit card

What happens when you sit on it?

Verizon stakes claim as global cloud mobiliser

Asian push fuels ambitions for global services with all the buzzwords that matter

Twitter survives election after Ruby-to-Java move

Peak traffic of 874,560 Tweets per minute without Fail Whale coming up for air

Apple is Superman's digital Kryptonite

DC Comics' finest come to top e-bookstores, with villainous restrictions

Japan Display cranks up ultra low power colour LCD panels

No backlight means power draw of just 3mW

BBC in secret trial to see if you care about thing you plainly don't

What broadcast tech won't be missed? No, not DAB

Edible iPhone case goes on sale in Japan

Rice cracker case suggested as survivalist snack

Psst: Heard the one about the National Pupil Database? Thought not

AnalysisMinister hopes to 'maximise the value' of kiddie data 'resource'

EMC offers biz barons tools to manipulate their digital assets

Bring down the rain by furtling that cloud

ALIEN DETECTION was SUPPRESSED by the BBC - top boffin

What if they start swearing? What about health & safety?

Apple iPad 4 Wi-Fi only tablet review

Better slate than never

Cray scales to over 100 petaflops with 'Cascade' XC30 behemoth

Aries interconnect, Dragonfly topology crush Gemini toruses

Wave of the Future? Smartphone NFC used to buy stuff ONLINE

Like pay-bonking but across great distances

London council £1bn outsourcing plan survives vote

One Barnet under God, indivisible, with IT for all

Microsoft offers cut-price Win 8 PCs and fondletops to UK schools

Someone is thinking of the children

Skype accused of ratting out user to private security without warrant

VoIP P2P biz probes route its data took to Dutch fuzz

App designed for safe sending of naughty selfies is rife with risks

Teenager subtitles: App makes selfies safe BLAH BLAH BLAH

Judge denies move to ban ad-skipping DVR

Court Dishes it to Murdoch's Fox

Gaping hole in Google service exposes thousands to ID theft

ExclusiveVast number of car insurance hunters at risk by flaw

Desperate broadband minister in Brussels cash splash dash

Miller to wrangle with Eurocrats over BDUK competition

Stob on Quatermass: Was this British TV's finest sci-fi hour?

Stob SpecialLet's shake the dead fly out of the DVD

Researcher names world's favourite smartphone

Apple, Samsung or... Huawei?

Sellafield's nuclear waste measured in El Reg units

How many Swatches per Jub is intermediate level, again?

Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 handset review

Microsoft's mobile OS refresh – is it more of the same?

Box shifters cram UK market with crusty PCs to make room for Win 8

'Cripes, boss, what about this old stuff?' 'FLOG IT!'

Apple kicked out of China smartphone top 5 by, er, Yulong and pals

Yu-who? no, we hadn't heard of them either

Medical scan record that the NHS says will cost £2k to retrieve: Detail

DSR-TIFF file, unique software, MOD drive no longer made

What made us human? Being ARMED with lethal ranged weapons

Early kill-tech let us beat Neanderthals, dominate world

Revealed! Prime Minister's iPad 'dashboard' for controlling Britain

No shark-tank-dump button for ministers :(

Smartphone biz shocker: Nokia sells fewer devices than Lenovo

And Sony outshipped HTC and RIM

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7in Android tablet review

Perfect bind?

Lenovo insists it is NOT world's largest PC maker

'It is totally our dream to be though,' says CEO

Habitable HEAVY GRAVITY WORLD found just 42 light-years away

EE 'Doc' Smith's Valeria, or Larry Niven's Jinx perhaps

Adobe Reader 0-day exploit surfaces on underground bazaars

Malformed pdf horrors prowl the internet sewers

RIM good for secret jobs: BlackBerry 10 cleared for Restricted data

No backdoor action here, feds reckon

Scotland Yard arrests female computer hacking suspect

Plods continue Op Tuleta against Fleet Street trickery

Bradley Manning submits partially-guilty plea in WikiLeaks case

Says he did things, doesn't admit to specific crimes

Patent troll sues just about the whole tech biz over 4 years

Lots and lots of billygoats you know went over its bridge

Angry Birds Star Wars game review

Rovio joins the galactic empire

Diablo trousers $28m to create a flash-in-the-DRAM technology

Mix me a storage cocktail, barkeep - but hold the fab

Obama win may mean NASA 'nauts to Deep Space as soon as 2021

Earth-Moon L2 jaunt would see them beyond lunar farside

Prime Minister on Twitter: Me and Obama, we're like THAT

PicYou mind if I call you Barack? Oh, OK. Sorry

Apple's Cue gets parking space on Ferrari board

From iTunes to iZooms

Apple is granted a patent on the rectangle. No, really

Hey, you can still make one if it has sharp corners

Twitter: WHOOPS we've broken ourselves. Sorr-ee!

UpdateTwit accidentally pressed wrong button

iPhone maker Foxconn hatching US factory expansion plan?

UpdatedUS plants won't build Apple kit – that's too complex for Americans

Storage upstart Huawei snatches NFS filer crown

From the NFS filer crown jewels in the Tower

Egypt takes hard line on internet pr0n, calls for total ban

EFF warns of more censorship to come

Crafty app lets phones send data by ultrasound with speakers, mics

VidCould be used as pay-by-screech. Or to annoy kids

Australia backs down from Internet filter plan

Only the vilest smut from Interpol's lists to be blocked

Intel to slip future Xeon E7s, Itaniums into common socket

Chipzilla debuts Poulson, plots convergence for Kittson

HP warns consumers: Don't downgrade Win8 PCs to Win7

Updated'You won't get any help from us'

Apple removes apology-hiding JavaScript from UK website

Non-apologetic link to non-apologetic apology now visible – on large displays

Microsoft demos real-time English to Chinese translation

Digital babel fish comes closer

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