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Wurm turns! DDoSed online game universe offers €10,000 bounty for the hacker's head

Swedish games duo ask players to go hunting for spoilsport

Google teases more cities with bonkers-fast fiber broadband rollouts

'You wouldn't steal a car! You wouldn't steal a handbag!' Well, at 10Gbps we might be able to

SkyDrive is dead! All hail Microsoft OneDrive! Happy now, Uncle Rupe?

Redmond flips switch on new cloud storage branding after trademark flap

Cisco's the new Tivo, pumps out 'DVR in the cloud' offering

TV, the Borg is in you

Belkin patches WeMo bug

Fixes available on AppStore, Google Play

Mathematicians spark debate with 13 GB proof for Erdős problem

Try fitting THAT in the margins, math wonks

FCC will have to drop a bombshell to solve net-neutrality conundrum

AnalysisBoth sides indicate a compromise won’t cut it

US boffins turn up the spin on holographic memory

Two bits of the future

Mac Pro fanbois can rack 'em and stack 'em like real sysadmins

US company prepares 6U, 6xMac Pro rack for the data centre

Google gives Maps a lick of paint, smears it over screens worldwide

Update adds more ads onto the page - for your benefit, web ad giant says

T-Mobile US makes peace offering with $250 BlackBerry olive branch

Sorry we insulted you. How about a new phone?

Microsoft claims x86 hypervisor market lead

In Latin America. For one quarter

Chihuahua TERROR: Packs of TINY hounds menace Arizona

Phoenix kids pursued by yappy mutt gangs

Turnbull waters down broadband black spot fix promise

Now aims to 'prioritise areas of greatest need where logistically and commercially feasible'

Alca-Lu joins race to make telco networks more cloudy

Proprietary doors open just a little

Conspiracy theories rage as 100 website defacements hit Singapore

Government sites left alone, opposition hit by 'Indonesian' attacker

Korean credit card companies hit with 90-day, $100m sales ban

Punishment for losing 20m customer records makes other data breach laws look wimpy

Big Data is like TEENAGE SEX

Everyone is talking about it, nobody doing it correctly....

EVault hints it might snuggle up with daddy Seagate's Kinetic drives

Also joins the Entertainment Storage Alliance

One year on: What exactly did the 2e2 collapse teach us?

OpinionTitsup Brit IT biz offers some lessons, but is anyone listening...

Another U.S. state set to repeal rubber duck ban

Wisconsin plastic anatid fanciers freed from threat of police raids

Big Beardie's watching: Gaze into the screen... it shall gaze also into you

Sending out an SMS: How the face-recog ad-push tech works

Not so FAST: Another discount software broker BOOTED OUT

ExclusiveFIVE firms now rejected under new 'no 2nd-hand sellers' policy

How Facebook flipped the data centre hardware market

10 years of FacebookThe first rule of cloud fight club is...

Elon Musk ADMITS he met Apple: iCar 'great idea', keeps schtum on Tesla hookup

'Leccy car-builder's shares rise as profit-free firm posts results

Boffins: You'll see, TWITTERNET! We'll get the TRUTH out of you...

Researchers try to build lie detector for social networks

Retiring greybeards force firms to retrain Java, .NET bods as mainframe sysadmins

Desperate CIOs respond to old buggers, er, buggering off

MEPs demand answers from EU antitrust chief about planned Google search biz deal

Get back here and explain your actions to us

Facebook pays $19bn for WhatsApp. Yep. $45 for YOUR phone book

+AnalysisAnd they're not the biggest mugs. We are

European Space Agency: PLATO will seek out 'ADVANCED LIFE forms'... 'SLIME'

Shiny new alien world spotter to blast off in 10 years' time

Help! Apple has snaffled the WHOLE WORLD'S supply of sapphire glass

Ubuntu chief: We wanted it for our mobes and they took it ALL

VMware takes aim at AWS with hybrid cloudy infra service

Calling all channel types, Gelsinger needs you

Huawei hybrid array smashes aside puny SPC-1 contenders

Crushes the competition

TV scraper Aereo pulled off air in six US states after tellyco court injunction victory

Weasel words butter no parsnips with Judge Kimball

Winklevoss twins flash their Winkdex at Bitcoin price-trackers

Facebook 'baddies' in play for cryptocash domination

Beware Greeks bearing lists: Bank-raiding nasty Zeus smuggles attack orders in JPEGs

Trojan stashes config files in photos in mythology mash-up

New Flash vuln exploited (again). Adobe posts emergency fix (again)

Miscreants attack fresh hole ... Windows, Mac, Linux peeps at risk

Office Online rises from ashes of 'confusing' Office Web Apps

Relaunched web productivity suite offers easier access

Seagate's LaCie touts a 25TB (not a typo) box o' disks for your DESK

Does this mean Seagate is no longer hiding a 5TB hard drive up its sleeve?

Project Tango: Google's all-ringing, all-dancing 3D-sensing smartphone

Coders compete to get hands on 200 clever camera mobes

HP rides data center growth out of sludgy IT market

Whitman's turnaround takes hold, but layoffs hover

Microsoft slaps fresh paint on code-free Windows Phone dev tool

Now with support for Windows 8.1 apps, too – sort of

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