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19th > December > 2013 Archive

NSA spies should clean up their act, says Prez Obama-picked panel

Report recommends less secrecy, more transparency and accountability

United Nations signs off on 'right to privacy in the digital age'

Calls upon world to respect privacy and 'context' of communications

Oracle: Our figures say hardware has flatlined, but we assure you it hasn't

Ellison & Co extract wealth from customers to defeat analyst expectations

Feminist Software Foundation gets grumpy with GitHub … or does it?

'Smash the toxic Patriarchy inherent in all computer programming languages'

Datawind's low cost Aakash tab comes to UK, US

£30 7-incher already sold out in UK, will land Stateside in 2014

OMG, like, TOTES AMAZEBALLS: Facebook made me fall into SHARK INFESTED SEAS

Taiwanese tourist comes a cropper while mobe-gazing

Lifesize, driveable AIR-POWERED LEGO CAR hits the road

VidCrowdfunded craziness bricks it at up to 30 km/h

China's central bank hit by DDoS after Bitcoin blitz

Reports claim revenge attack after digi-currency restrictions

Bah! No NSA-proof Euro cloud gang. Cloud computing standards will 'aid data portability'

European Commission ropes in ETSI, plans to look at copyright issues

We love a flashy model who's a keen reader – Toshiba

Second read-intensive SSD for biz in two weeks should hit market sweet spot

Oi, bank manager. Only you've got my email address - where're these TROJANS coming from?

Santander scratches head over mystery malware barrage

Soghoian & Greenwald tell EU bigwigs: Fight state snooping on mobe networks NOW

Never mind roaming fees, what about data security?

Hypnotic wind map captures Earth's heavenly currents

Warning: Live weather show may prove addictive

IBM flashy January announcement: Wanna know what's in it?

Blocks and FilesBig Blue might just be moving into all-flash data centres

Macbook webcams CAN spy on you - and you simply CAN'T TELL

iSight blindsided by cunning Johns Hopkins securo-bods

Calling all Spare Rib veterans: Sisters, don't lose your rights!

British Library gives authors just SEVEN days to sign on the dotted line

BT warned: Speed up Openreach repairs or face PUNITIVE FINES

We've had enough of your lousy impotence, growls Ofcom

Zuckerberg IN COURT: Judge rules Facebook investors CAN sue for IPO non-disclosures

Shareholders say 'important investors' were given different info to world+dog

Microsoft yanks Surface 2 DIM SCREEN of DEATH fix in update snafu

Better an overheating tablet than one with a borked screen, gambles Redmond

Euro satellite to count a billion stars, find origin of Milky Way

You think that's a lot? It's only counting 1 per cent of galactic suns

First China banned Bitcoin. Now its crooks are using malware to steal traders' wallets

New nasty specifically targets Bitcoin China exchange

World+dog: Network level filters block LEGIT sex ed sites. Ofcom: Meh

AnalysisWhy ineffectual blockers will be affectionately licked by watchdog

Never mind software-defined HYPE, 2014 will be the year of REALLY WEIRD storage boxen

StoragebodAnd will tape finally die of the shingles?

Casino DDoS duo caged for five years after blackmail buyout threat

Polish crims demanded 50% of gambling biz, on pain of firm-killing cyber attacks

Code-busters lift RSA keys simply by listening to the noises a computer makes

Don't put your mobe down by your machine. In fact just chuck it in the river

Crooks target Target: 40 MILLION bank cards imperiled in cyber-heist

Shoppers to spend Christmas checking credit, debit accounts for fraud

IBM's secret weapon to battle Google, Amazon, Microsoft clouds: A HOLLYWOOD STAR

If in doubt, wheel the celebrity out ... right, Big Blue?

Proposed California law demands anti-theft 'kill switch' in all smartphones

With robberies escalating, SF attorney demands deterrent tech

ARM server chip upstart Calxeda bites the dust in its quest for 64-bit glory

UpdatedHeavy hangs the crown, says plucky startup as it begins restructuring process

Australia's new year tech headlines … for 2015!

“NBN CO debates DOCSIS and upgrades” and other crystal-ballery

Google: Surge in pressure from govts to DELETE CHUNKS of the web

Libelous book about MP among stuff pulled offline

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