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Microsoft Research adds interactivity to Windows 8 Live Tiles

Sneak peek at a better Windows 8.x Start screen or lab foolery?

Heartbleed exploit, inoculation, both released

File under 'this is going to hurt you more than it hurts me'

Obama allows NSA to exploit 0-days: report

If the spooks say they need it, they get it

'China's Apple' heading to Asia and Latin America

Xiaomi boss and former Android man Barra leads the charge towards India, Brazil

Want a free Bosch steam iron? You'll have to TALK TO THE DEAD

German appliance bods invite customers to commune with the dear departed

Microsoft TIER SMEAR changes app prices whether devs ask or not

Some go up, some go down, Redmond goes silent

Nokia offers 'voluntary retirement' to 6,000+ Indian employees

India's 'predictability and stability' cited as mobe-maker's tax payment deadline nears

Brit boffins use TARDIS to re-route data flows through time and space

'Traffic Assignment and Retiming Dynamics with Inherent Stability' algo can save ISPs big bucks

Google looks to LTE and Wi-Fi to help it lube YouTube tubes

Bandwidth hogger needs tube embiggenment if it's to succeed

You'd better get out before the sync 'n' share bubble POPS

From product to feature in 3, 2...

US biz spaffed more dosh on internet ads than TV spots in 2013

Tiny billboards on mobile gadgets shifted 110% more dollars, too

Misco Shared Services Centre drone brands customer 'insane'

Order cockups by box shifter leads to email insult

Audio fans, prepare yourself for the Second Coming ... of Blu-ray

PicsHigh Fidelity Pure Audio – is this what your ears have been waiting for?

Half of Twitter's 'active users' are SILENT STALKERS

Nearly 50% have NEVER tweeted a word

SpaceX Falcon tests hovercraft tech – despite ISS outage

Dragon cargoship gets a go for launch later today

Commonwealth Bank in comedy Heartbleed blog FAIL

Bank: 'We are now safely patched.' Customers: 'You were using OpenSSL?'

GoPro's new lens: Like a GOOGLE STREETMAPS car... for your life

360° panoramas in a single click... but res is not so hot

Bad PUPPY: Undead Windows XP deposits fresh scamware on lawn

Installing random interwebs shiz will bork your zombie box

Micron plumps STACKED SILICON BEAUTY with SerDes

Avago tech for 3D NAND stack

Be prepared... for your Scouts-loving sprog to become tiny spin doctor

Kids' group intros badges in gardening, space ... fundraising

Android engineer: We didn't copy Apple or follow Samsung's orders

Veep testifies for Samsung during Apple patent trial

NASA to unsheath giant asteroid space probe

VidOSIRIS-REx gets go-ahead for sample-collecting mission

Cisco reps flog Whiptail's Invicta arrays against EMC and Pure

Storage reseller report reveals who's selling what

Canadian taxman says hundreds pierced by Heartbleed SSL skewer

900 social insurance numbers nicked, says revenue watchman

Violin Memory fiddles with board, adds new director – music to Clinton Group's ears?

Bolshy investor appears pleased to see ex-NetApp bod

Red Hat unveils cloudy software bazaar

Linux fiddler keeps on huffing on its OpenShift cloud

Apple DOMINATES the Valley, rakes in more profit than Google, HP, Intel, Cisco COMBINED

Cook & Co. also pay more taxes than those four worthies PLUS eBay and Oracle

Zucker punched: Google gobbles Facebook-wooed Titan Aerospace

UpdatedUp, up and away in my beautiful balloon flying broadband-bot

Feds indict nine for making millions from Zeus malware

But cops only have two of them in custody

Windows 8.1, which you probably haven't upgraded to yet, Already obsolete

Pre-Update versions of new Windows version will no longer support patches

Microsoft lobs pre-release Windows Phone 8.1 at devs who dare

App makers can load it before anyone else, but if they do they're stuck with it

Firefox biz Mozilla makes Beard new interim chief executive

Rehires old-timer to take the tiller

Report: Apple seeking to raise iPhone 6 price by a HUNDRED BUCKS

'Well, that 5c experiment didn't go so well – let's try the other direction'

EFF: Feds plan to put 52 MILLION FACES into recognition database

System would identify faces as part of biometrics collection

Facebook wants to Zuck up your cash into its mobile payment service

Seeks regulatory approval for payment processing in Europe

Bored with trading oil and gold? Why not flog some CLOUD servers?

Chicago Mercantile Exchange plans cloud spot exchange

Elon Musk's LEAKY THRUSTER gas stalls Space Station supply run

Helium seeps from Falcon 9 first stage, delays new legs for NASA robonaut

Turnbull gave NBN Co NO RULES to plan blackspot upgrades

NBN Co faces huge future Telstra bills and reduces fibre footprint

Over half of software developers think they'll be millionaires – study

'New power class' is rising 'from basements into boardrooms'

T-Mobile US cuts overage charges, dares rivals to follow suit

Guess who hates us, says T-Mob US boss

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