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Anatomy of a 22-year-old X Window bug: Get root with newly uncovered flaw

Grab a patch today if you share your Unix-flavoured desktop with other people

Space Station bags extra 10yrs of life as SOLAR STORM scrubs resupply

If at first you're sprayed with cosmic radiation, try, try again

Data scrapers used Amazon cloud to reap biz bods' CVs, wails LinkedIn

Files lawsuit to demand identities of 'John Does' from shopping giant

T-Mobile US: AT&T's mobe buyout deal is so 'desperate', we'll do it too

CES 2014Network shocked by rival's cell plan offer – shocked they were beaten to it

Tizen: We have ignition! Smartmobes will come to fruition in spring - reports

This time they really will ... honest

Undeterred by Snapchat's snafus, upstart Confide punts self-destruct selfies

Burn after reading, or get burnt when someone douses the fuse

Pakistani retail chain bakes DEEELICIOUS Android mobes

Gourmet Foods set for sideways step into smartphone space

Classy Oregon diners tipped waitress with 'crystal meth' – cops

Jail on the menu for 'dumb' steakhouse pair

Boffins claim battery BREAKTHROUGH – with rhubarb-like molecule

Flow batteries without metals

Backup dedupe bods ExaGrid: We're 'cash-positive' this is our year

What's next for disk-grid tech firm... profits?

You... (Sigh). You store our financials in a 'Clowds4U' account?

Survey shows biz unprepared for 'shadow IT' use

Spock-style gadget can SMELL my PEE! Weird gizmos of CES 2014

CES 2014The urine analysis device may come signed by Leonard Nimoy. Seriously

No more syncing feeling with file portability service Younity

Provided you're not using Android, in which case hard luck

Rogue Android: We show you how BlackBerry's pain can be your gain

Hands OnGoogle Play store comes to BB10. Here's how...

Goulden FINALLY bags EMC's storage CEO spot

But who'll inherit the whole shebang from Joe Tucci?

'Leaked' iPhone 6 pics will make cool fanbois WEEP - it's a PHABLET

PicsCould 'iPhone Air' herald final surge of Peak Apple?

Indecent proposal: Hedge fund makes 'unsolicited' bid for Riverbed

Elliott Associates hungrily eyes up WAN optimisation biz

Human overlord Watson lives in the 'clouds' now, in a $1bn cognition unit. Don't be afraid

IBM ploughs cash pile into new lucrative biz for supercomputer

EE and Voda subscribers to get 2G and 3G INSIDE the Channel Tunnel

4G might happen a bit later this year, so we're told

Citrix soothes frustrated Mac fanbois with Windows VDI tech

DesktopPlayer zaps fanboi boxes with local Windows magic

Well done for flicking always-on crypto switch, Yahoo! Now here's what you SHOULD have done

Webmail provider's HTTPS move too little, too late

UK 'copyright czar' Edmund Quilty quits as Blighty's Director of Copyright Enforcement

ExclusiveIPO Tour of Destruction 2008-2014

You're fired: Lord Sugar offloads faded PC builder Viglen to XMA

Cycles away from the biz he helmed for 15 years

New FCC headman brandishes net neutrality carrot and stick

CES 2014Tom Wheeler: Freedom fosters innovation... but don't 'SCREW UP the internet'

US Air Force turns up dubious Autonomy accounting in reseller contracts probe

All 'properly accounted for' insists boss Mike Lynch

What is Violin Memory's sacked CEO still doing on their board?

CommentIt's not like he'll be steering the biz or picking his successor...

BT 118 phone number fee howler lands telco giant with £225k fine

Watchdog also says YOU CAN CLAIM REFUNDS FROM BT if you called them

Dell will AXE up to ONE IN THREE workers in its US & EMEA sales teams

ExclusiveBox-shifters: Welcome to the new Dell. Now pack up your desks

Fairfax shovels another $250m into buying BlackBerry debt

Canadian firm's largest shareholder provides another cash injection

Qualcomm chief: Why is China probing us? We haven't a clue

Chipmaker unaware of antitrust violations that might have sparked investigation

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus resupply truck blasts off to the Space Station

UpdatedPrivate resupply mission leaves Earth shortly after 1307 EST

FCC honcho: Shifting our crusty phone network to IP packets starts now

CES 2014'A telephone call is the same as Angry Birds'

So you want to build the next Google. Who ya gonna call? Er, Big Blue?

AnalysisIBM's cluster scheduler kicks OpenStack's Nova in teeth, eyes VMware

Didn't get a Nook for Xmas? That's OK, hardly anyone else did, either

Barnes & Noble's ebook reader biz hammered in holiday sales disaster

Cygnus cargo truck on its way, and funding to 2024: Space Station is back in the game

VidDelivery blastoff is another boost for orbiting lab

Take off, nuke 'em from orbit: Kill patent trolls NOW, says FTC bigwig

CES 2014No more waiting, no more excuses – what a Brill-iant idea

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