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NBN Co swoops on Vodafone Oz boss

Bill Morrow taking the chance with the chalice

Why America is no longer slurping electricity from Russian nuke warheads

Uranium handover provided 10 per cent of all Uncle Sam's 'leccy, we're told

Bloke, 27, cuffed, charged over stolen selfie smut site UGotPosted

31 alleged felonies in online extortion scheme probe

Hot Stuff! NASA mulls 'urgent' space walk as ISS cooler conks out

In space, no one can hear you sweat

Through-wall tracking of humans using Wi-Fi: Now more accurate, low power

VideoTargets gamers, elderly, and the utterly slothful

'Mixed tech' NBN needs a super-sized HFC net

Costs will blow out, 2016 delivery a dream

Dimmed but not out: Lantern anti-censorship tool blocked in China

Team behind P2P service working on a more resistant version

Equistone borgs Easynet, MDNX in double-slurp

Layoffs likely in the new year

Smarty Ring promises technology at your fingertips

Smartwatches are so last month dahlink...

Cut through the winter chill with these Rupert Murdoch tweeting cards

Bah Humbug! It wouldn't be Christmas without good ol' Uncle Scrooge

If you're pondering a startup, go for big data. This VC might fund you

CEO interview blogAtlantic Capital Partners top bod talks to El Reg

Ghosts of Christmas Past: Ten tech treats from yesteryear

Xmas Round-upThe kit we wanted but Santa never brought. Bastard.

When Symantec's away... 28-year-old Asigra becomes 'overnight' cloud backup success

Backing up to the cloud... who would have thought it'd be a thing?

Heart part more art than state-of-the-art: Shine wearable activity sensor

ReviewI’m a lumberjack and I’m OK. I sleep all night and I work all day (it says here)

I want virtualisation on my iPhone, and I want it NOW

AnalysisYou're holding the next virtual battleground in the palm of your hand

Fisher-Price in hot seat: iPad bouncy chair lets APPLE BABYSIT tots – parents

Lazy mums, dads will bung kids in front of TV fondleslabs all day, tut Amazon reviewers

Microsoft's licence riddles give Linux and pals a free ride to virtual domination

AnalysisHyper-V: The right answer to the wrong question

BlackBerry BES: Hey, biz bod, fancy an upgrade on that RIM job... for FREE?

Plus: Our vulture scratches around inside its managed sandbox

Fees shakeup: Freephone numbers will actually BE free – Ofcom

Premium rate charges will be capped and 0800 calls made free from mobes

Jumping pack flash: Violin Memory's software CTO ducks out

Plus: Enterprise flash firm has been smacked by barrage of sueballs

Cops cuff 4 in £1m banking fraud malware case

Two charged in cash-slurping email probe

Samsung loses against Apple ... this time in SOUTH KOREA

Seoul court rules that it didn't infringe 3 Sammy mobe patents

Data Retention Directive CLASHES with EU citizens' privacy rights, says top lawman

'Serious interference', claims Court of Justice Advocate General

Ofcom: UK beats the US... in race to buy online tat

New research shows £1,000-a-head spending habit among Blighty's online shoppers

China's supercomputing whizzkids: Busting out a 8.224 teraflops cluster? Guilty as charged

HPC blogLINPACK win wasn't a record – but commodity iron a bargain at $4.99 per GFLOP

Enraged by lengthy Sky broadband outage? Blame BT Openreach cable thieves

Broadband borker caused by chop of copper-cutter

Don't want to get locked into IBM's cloud? Um... IBM has a toolkit for you

Big Blue's ICStore punts cross-cloud migration

What does the post-Snowden internet need? A price list

Trust needed in the cloud, and the 'net-o-things, says Fujitsu boss

Facebook-owned Instagram morphs into messaging service to please admen

Direct to your faces ... bitch

Apple's iPhone plant didn't kill UNDERAGE TEEN factory worker

Cupertino sends doctors to Pegatron premises

Microsoft: Here, we'll make it easy for you Gmail lot. Meet our movers

Heavy lifting, done

Apple iPhone 5s still world's top-selling smartphone – report

Sorry Sammy, iPhone market share QUADRUPLES in China – BEFORE China Mobile deal

Snowden latest: NSA stalks the human race using Google, ad cookies

Every single day, every word you say, every game you play, they'll be watching you

Microsoft rallies channel troops: Sell, sell, sell our spanking new 'Cloud OS'

Girds self for Amazon battle with global army of 25 resellers

Google's patent chief slammed the US patent office – now she's the agency's acting director

Ex-Googler Michelle Lee latest to step through revolving door

Massive! Yahoo! Mail! outage! going! on! FOURTH! straight! day!

Progress made on mail backlog but some users still locked out

Bitcoin cred boosted by $25m cash infusion into Coinbase

Andreessen Horowitz venture capital flowing into digital currency manager

SCREEECH! Dell spins in public cloud U-turn – now it'll resell Google, Azure

If you can't beat them, you might as well make them rich

Cassini spots MEGA-METHANE SEAS on the north pole of Titan

Enough to power patio heaters for the next few millennia

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