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Apple-hungry thieves defy sinking New York City crime stats

NYPD blue over rise in targeted theft incidents

Mozilla CTO Eich: If your browser isn't open source (ahem, ahem, IE, Chrome, Safari), DON'T TRUST IT

Government spy code could be anywhere, claims Firefox chief

Vulnerability leaves Cisco small biz routers wide open to attack

Exploit code available, but no patch until end of the month

Run for the tills! Malware infected Target registers, slurped 40m bank cards

Weary CEO admits its PoS PoS systems were pwned

Ready, aim ... exploit! Experts calculate exact moment to launch that precious 0-day weapon

Don't fire until you see the whites in their silicon dies

Nintendo: We didn't just slay Wii Fit 'troll', we've now gobbled its patents

Mario gang snaps up exercise sensor tech it didn't infringe

Sniff, sniff, what's that burning smell? Oh, it's Google's patent-filing office working flat out

Nearly 2,000 patents granted to the ad giant in 2013

Foot-loving cat burglar nicks THREE THOUSAND individual socks

Kitty criminal blamed for purr-verted crime wave

Samsung Nexus S beats Galaxy S III – at detecting GAMMA RAYS

Take a pic of radiation? There's an app for that

Iceotope sounds like a kids' superhero – but it's a UK server-cooler maker that just bagged £6.1m

Sugardaddies spot gold in small biz's gooey depths

Parisian cabbies smash up Uber-booked rival ride

Votre app américain sale n'a pas été cherché ici, imbécile!

Micron: Hot DRAM. We don't need no steenkin' PCM

How 3D saved us from the Incredible Shrinking NAND

Think your brilliant app idea will earn some big bucks? HAH. You fool

Beancounter estimates that fewer than 0.01% of apps will be a financial success

Use strong passwords and install antivirus, mmkay? UK.gov pushes awareness campaign

It's meant to be 'accessible', so don't point and laugh

Google is developing flight 'price comparison thing' with us, claims Ryanair boss O'Leary

'Nothing new' to see here, sniffs the Chocolate Factory

THOUSANDS of UK.gov Win XP PCs to face April hacker storm... including boxes at TAXMAN, NHS

ExclusiveFOIs reveal bureaucrats losing switchover race by widest margin

Health Sec opens new data centre: Biz not Surrey to be in Godalming

NHS will need to store some data soon, eh?

Chinese Moon rover, lander duo wake up after two-week snooze

Sends back first lunar pictures of Earth in over 40 years

XMA just swallowed Sugar firm, now looks to eat consumables biz

2 deals in 1 month for Westcoast Holdings group looks likely

Apple fails to shake antitrust watchdog loose, receives judge slapdown

Cupertino 'resistant' to court-appointed antitrust overseer, says beak

ASSAULT CORSE: Eager Walking Dead heads get a second series

Game TheoryPlus puzzles and spells in The Room Two and Sorcery!

Bloke hews plywood Raspberry Pi tablet

Thick as two short planks, but deliciously woody

Army spaffed millions up the wall on flawed Capita online recruiting system - report

May cost £50m to fix - on top of £15m already down drain

AMD's 'Revolution' will be televised ... if its CPU-GPU frankenchip Kaveri is a hit

Graphics and x86 cores are all just 'compute units' now for our games, videos and apps

Target hackers: Woohoo, we're rich! Um. Guys? Anyone know how to break bank encryption?

Armour plating won't hold out forever, claim infosec bods

SAP loses head in the clouds Calderoni as online sales grow

Former Ariba CEO calls time

KER-CHING: Backers hand Nutanix $101m

Converged server/storage bods likely looking to exit soon

Tech titan Bill Gates: Polio-free India one of the 'most impressive accomplishments' ever

$255m well spent for Microsoft kingpin

Basho throws life raft to organizations pummelled by unruly Riak DBs

Looks like your data center is sinking. Got cash? Need help?

Chuh! 'Grossly inadequate': Time Warner Cable rejects $62bn hostile takeover bid

Would-be suitor Charter vows to go direct to shareholders

Apple files foul-up-fixing patent for fumbling slab-fondling flubbers

Jog on, fanboi: your iThing will fix your fluff-ups

Systemax director Carl Fiorentino bribery trial moves to Florida

Feds ice Long Island for FLA: Case to be tried where alleged offences occurred

FCC net neutrality blueprint TRASHED by US appeals court

UpdatedWatchdog doesn't have authority to police traffic, judges rule

EMEA prez James Heard exits internet backbone biz Level 3

ExclusiveDeparture follows layoffs late last year and 'slower-than-expected revenue'

ZyXEL router attack: HUNDREDS of Brit biz bods knocked offline

UpdatedSYN flood from 'Chinese' hackers wreaks havoc

Audiophiles: These Wi-Fi speakers have a stereo drift of less than 25μs – good enough for you?

CES 2014We hear out Imagination's Caskeid tech

Tesla is on fire! Model S car sales are red hot – just like their chargers (yow)

Electric motor owners get software fix, new cable in 'recalled' recall

Two websites you should show your boss if you want to be paid in Bitcoin

Now if only your landlord, tax man and just about everyone else accepted BTC

Top patent troll sues US regulators for interfering with its business

Claims trade commision actions violate its constitutional rights

SCCN, AJC embiggen undersea pipes

Capacity upgrades abound

Facebook lets Russian search czar Yandex suck on its public 'firehose'

Time to double check your privacy settings, comrades

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