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US remains global sluggard in broadband speed rankings

'We're number 9! We're number 9!'

Apple drops hints about future low-cost iPhones

Maybe just older iPhone models, maybe something new entirely. We report, you decide

Senator: Surveillance state based on secret law 'has no place in America'

But if it's not stopped now, it may soon be too late

Nvidia chases defense, intelligence ISVs with GPUs

Chewing through signals and video in real-time

Google Reader replacement 'Old Reader' crashes

Possible data loss as SSDs fail during terabyte transfer, service goes down

Google buys speech rec patents from SR Tech

From unknown to Choc Factory provider

New Kiwi spook law allows domestic prying

Kim Dotcom fair game under revised statute

Boffins flip optics to make booster-free superfast fibre

Oz PhD student demos 1.8 Tbps, 800 Km link

MYSTERY of 19th-century DEAD WALRUS found in London graveyard

'Tusky the Ripper' - or a mad scientist at work?

IBM pours WebSphere tech into Cloud Foundry cauldron

Big Blue bets big on platform cloud from Sons of VMware

Village-swallowing MUDCANO was no accident, say boffins

Forget 'Sharknado': the Mudcano is real, destroyed 10,000 buildings and is still erupting

China tops global telco service study

Press 12 for UK, 18 for USA and 19 for Oz

SKA precursor starts streaming firehosing astrodata to the world

Cramming the universe into a fibre at 1.5 terabytes an hour

EMC's ViPR sinks fangs into LUN aggregation

Srivastava sets out what EMC's latest tech can and can't do

For pity's sake: DON'T MOVE to the COUNTRY if you want to live

People don't kill people, guns and cars and drugs do, says top doc

Mars, bringer of WAR: Quatermass and the Pit

Quatermass at 60Britain’s arch boffin battles our erstwhile Martian overlords

Flash slab lab blab: NVMe-friendly PCIe spotted on HGST's cards

Blocks and FilesIntel and EMC fashionably late to solid-state cache party

Devolo dLAN 500 AV Wireless Plus: Triple-tech connectivity for the home

ReviewMix’n’match powerline, Wi-Fi and Ethernet

Congrats architects, PR bods, toolmakers - you're the new digital tycoons!

Thousands of 'traditional' firms bunged into Blighty's tech economy by Google study

Dell shareholders head in for second vote on Big Mike's plan

'Board unconscionable for delaying first vote' - Icahn

Speaking in Tech: You hit Y for YouTube at work and up pops YouPor..

PodcastSamsung hardware, Google Android and incognito mode tips

Pikmin to the rescue: Can Nintendo revamp revive Wii U fortunes?

Game TheoryPlus Valve’s incredibly addictive Dota 2, and work out whodunnit in The Raven

Virgin Media hangs from traffic lights, hands out free Wi-Fi to Brummies

Don't worry, they'll still get paid

Bad Vibes, man: Babble app chaps unwrapped in phish trap hack flap

Viber website pwned, privates leaked all over the 'net by Syrian hackers

UK pots 'n' pans outfit Lakeland scalded by hack attack

Saucepan Man rattled. Password reset applied

ISPs: Relax. Blocking smut online WON'T really work

UpdatedPlus: Anti-porn MP slathered with porn (well, her website anyway)

Capita IT Services staff plan strike over pay this Friday

One in 10 to down tools after execs bagged 20% pay hike in fiscal '13

Jackboot dangled over NSA's throat for US spy dragnet outrage

What part of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act do you not understand?


Snow, not groundwater, could have carved red world's valleys

Royston cops' ANPR 'ring of steel' BREAKS LAW, snarls watchdog

24-hour spycam surveillance of sleepy town deemed 'excessive'

Pentagon: Mobe operators want our radio bands? Fine, but it'll cost $3.5bn

BTW, we're leaving a few drones around the place

Dead STEVE JOBS 'touts rival Lenovo gear' FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE

Certainly what it looks like without our glasses on

Curses! Reddit plan for fat old beardy to 'smell hot pop girl Taylor Swift's hair' FOILED

Radio compo felt 'compromised'

One month on, Edward Snowden cleared to leave Moscow airport

Might still be refused entry to Russia though...

You've got 600k+ customers on 4G... but look behind you, EE

Rest of market about to open up to rivals

Cloud rains cash for EMC: VMWare win means Tucci's team can take it easy

'Accelerating double-digit growth' keeps the analysts chirpy

Apple KILLER decloaked? Google lovingly unboxes Nexus 7 Android 4.3 slablette

New LTE kit gives first cross-platform 4G support

Azure inhales open source Java implementation

OpenJDK, and all that JaaS

Google kicks off Android 4.3 updates for Nexus devices

Here comes Jelly Bean, again

Australia to world: Ploughman, dig our rare earths

Maybe it's time to call them 'slightly rare earths, courtesy of supply and demand'?

Amazon legal filing torpedoes Big Blue's spook cloud dreams

Bezos & Co bring in the lawyers to get lucrative CIA cloud contract through

Juniper Networks CEO throws in towel as firm swims in cash

Leaving on a high note

Zuck on THIS: Mobile users propel Facebook to RECORD earnings

Welcome to the party ... bitch

OpenStack faces 'irrelevance and death' without AWS compatibility

Cloudscaling's Bias has no bias about cloud API support

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