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ANYONE on Google+ can now email you, with or without your Gmail addy

'Feature'+ links+ webmail+ and+ social+ network+ for+ unsolicited+ mail+ joy+

Slurped self-destruct selfie slinger Snapchat so sore, suddenly says sorry

Finally touts update for security hole that didn't hang around for just 10 seconds

Verizon calls 1-800-Oracle, orders a database, Fusion cloud meal deal

Have you Hurd the news? Oracle LOVES the cloud now

Don't panic! Japan to send nuke fuel rod into MELTDOWN in Fukushima probe

Experiment will be strictly controlled ... honest

China ALSO building encryption-cracking quantum computer

You didn't think we'd let the West have all the fun, did you?

Woman whipped gun from vagina in SPACE ALIEN spat, reports Officer Zook

'Who is crazy, you or me?' demanded lingerie-clad human holster

Apple, Samsung get a room to settle patent war. Forgive us if we don't hold our breath

Last-minute talks to avoid a new trial in Android-iOS conflict

Barracuda announces BaaS - Backup as a Service - range of boxen

Excelsus, velocius, fortius, et cetera ad nauseam

Why 2014 might just be the year of the Google Chromebook

Netbooks done properly: Cheap, the right size and without Windows

Never mind bungled Universal Credit rollout, Maude wants UK to be 'most digital' gov by 2015

All a question of fringe benefits, we suppose

Prison Locker: A load of überhyped malware FUD over... internet chatter

Forum posts about building a net nasty don't mean it's a live threat, folks

Thought sales were in the toilet before? Behold the agony: 2013 was a PC market BLOODBATH

Worst. Year. Ever

Intel and Asus put the dual boot in, offer 2-in-1 lapslab WinDroid

CES 2014See that Windows laptop? Now it's an Android tablet...

IBM's Watson-as-a-cloud: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's another mainframe

AnalysisForget point'n'click computing, think long-term data crunching and training

Blasphemy! Finns trample over Windows Phone home screen

Who let this meddling mob in here? Oh, we did...

Nearly 1 in 5 of UK's Xmas gifts were bought online... not that it helped

Blighty's retail sales grew measly 0.4%

Twitter: It's JUST LIKE Elder Scrolls (no it's not)

Something for the Weekend, Sir?I used to be in social meeja, but then I took an arrow to the knee

Connecting Gmail to Google+ is SENSELESS, says Digg founder

Kevin Rose and short-lived Google Plus man hits Mountain View's panic BUZZer

Forget selfies. 'Server SAN' is storage world's 2014 TWERKNADO

Converged SANs and servers the next big thing

Supermassive BLACK HOLE to stuff MYSTERY gas BLOB into open maw

Well... maybe, say excited NASA boffins as they grab Swift telescope and popcorn

Europe MPs: Time to change our data-sharing policy with US firms

Draft doc also condemns NSA and GCHQ dragnet surveillance

Sabu wasn't the only FBI mole in LulzSec, suggest leaked docs

Obvious question: who WAS the second snitch?

OCZ and Toshiba drive out new retail SSD line with Barefoot controller

CES 2014Tech show tease reveals flashy fruits of acquisition

Is your IT department too tough on users?

Tech PanelSpeak your brains now

Target's database raided, 70 MILLION US shoppers at risk of ID theft

Not just 40 million credit, debit cards compromised – now names, addresses and more

Apple's iPhone did not rip off Googorola's wireless patent – US appeal judges

Techno-babble-laden design for app updates and messages fails to impress

Workers, guards clash in hours-long Samsung factory RIOT in Vietnam

Property burned, at least 11 injured in major melee

Top Microsoft bod: ARM servers right now smell like Intel's (doomed) Itanic

'A big challenge ARM has is what workloads are you going to run on it'

Report: Prez Obama kicks Healthcare.gov contractor to curb for web disaster

US administration tries to avoid NPfIT 2.0 by nixing CGI Federal, we're told

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