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Qualcomm puts $US300M price on Wilocity's head

Getting ready to slurp WiGig chipmaker and bring 7 Gbps wireless to mobile devices

Get BENT: Flexy supercapacitor breaks records

Carbon nanofibre comparable with lithium batteries

What's Android Silver? Samsung preps Tizen mobes 'for Russia, India'

No need to rely on Google's OS for Eurasian launch, reports suggest

Archive.org web trove hits FOUR HUNDRED BEEEELLION pages

Wayback machine even shows how El Reg looked as a young vulture in the summer of '97

Mozilla axes HATED Firefox-ad-tab plan ... but will try again

'That's not who we are', veep says as sponsored content plan remains in place

GE patches gap in infosec capabilities with Wurldtech buy

SCADA bug-hunter slurped to secure the 'Industrial Internet'

Birmingham's Computer Bookshops Ltd goes titsup

Dead tree downturn does for venerable technical bookseller

Spotty solar power management platform could crash the grid

Flaky firmware makes power panels p0wnage possible

Mae Microsoft yn addysgu Swyddfa, Bing, siarad Cymraeg*

*Microsoft teaches Office, Bing, to speak Welsh

Storwize embiggened: Nearly 4PB of raw capacity, croons IBM's Barry Whyte

SAN Volume Controller gets a boost as well

Is Trevor Pott-y? Nope – he's bang on about VSAN performance

StoragebodBig Iron? Pah. Bare metal's nearer the mark

What the frag? Earn millions as the world watches you SLAY rivals

ReviewWell, in theory ... Elgato vs Hauppauge gaming video capture kit deathmatch

Dixons tells HQ workers: Yes, that IS a creaky trapdoor you hear. You're at risk of redundo

Carphone Warehouse merger looms but cuts 'not related'

Doing more for less with your Oracle database

WorkshopSome suggestions for tightening up both your data and funds

BSkyB eyes up Uncle Rupert's telly channels in Germany and Italy

Brit broadcaster sits down with media mogul Murdoch to plot Euro, nay, world invasion

Acer pair charged with insider trading for '$72k pre-results stock dump'

Cashed in right before Q3 slump, alleges rap sheet

Order and shipping woes to hit Juniper in early summer, warns distie

Networking vendor's move to new SAP system 'WILL impact lead times'

Silicon Valley bod in no-hire pact lawsuit urges court to reject his own lawyers' settlement

$300m is just not enough in techies v tech giants pay storm

SCC: Blighty biz cracked open wallets in 2014, and not JUST for Windows XPocalypse

End-of-support lifts reseller's numbers, services do well too

Ex-Sony, Pearson chiefs tipped to oversee BBC. So that's all good, then

But who'd want a job where you can't do anything?

Google: Mmm. Tab-free Gmail desktop client? We won't DENY it

Won't comment on rumour after 'leaked' screenshots surface

We're from the same dust cloud, bro: Boffins find Sun's long-lost sibling

Separated at birth

Microsoft gins up admin-soothing Azure file vault

Wanna link many VMs to one storage pool? Now you can. Monday's looking up, eh? Eh?

LA air traffic meltdown: System simply 'RAN OUT OF MEMORY'

Maybe a reboot will fix it. Maybe a reboot will fix it. Maybe a reboot will fix it. Ma-

Microsoft TechEd 2014 keynote, Q&A liveblog: What went down in TX

Houston – we have a blog in. Our man on the spot with latest from the dev shindig

Samsung shares in stable condition after supremo's heart attack

Don't panic, business as usual at the office, electronics goliath insists

Oi, EMC. Where's that VMAX release that world+dog's waiting for?

StoragebodExit, pursued by a bear mythical Big Iron

OpenStack Foundation thunks down cloud buyers guide

"OpenStack Marketplace" is a big brochure of open source cloud tech

BEAK DRONE: 1080p HD Wi-Fi quad-copter by Parrot takes to skies

VidForget Peak Drone, this is the ultimate SELFIE util

HP crowns networking boss Ansell as king of enterprise channel

Former royalty Matthews moving into new role, yet to be confirmed

Former Tech Data UK beancounters may face rubber-glove treatment

Finances watchdog could strike off pros following $27m blunder

Privacy bods win court battle: UK HMRC must 'reconsider' silence over FinSpy spyware probe

Is taxman looking into snoop-soft sales? Maybe we'll find out

Rackspace: OpenStack is the 'Rebel Alliance' in fight for future of cloud

OpenStack Summit 2014Who will run your enterprise IT? The military or guerrillas?

Microsoft blinks, extends Windows 8.1 Update deadline for consumers

Another 30-day reprieve before the patch cutoff axe falls

LG teases 'G Watch' wristable, releases new tablet trio

Another entry into the 'product searching for a reason to exist' smartwatch category

Scientists warn of FOUR-FOOT sea level rise from GLACIER melt

Collapse of ice sheets is 'unstoppable,' boffins claim

FCC chairman to rethink controversial net neutrality proposals

Chairman pulls back plan as criticism mounts

$180,000 buys you lunch with Tim Cook as charity auction ending

Current bid for coffee with AOL's Tim Armstrong is $0

CONFIRMED: NBN Co has NO blackspot fix plan

Won't even work on it until the new Corporate Plan drops, subject to review

Yee-haw! Rackspace shares soar on – gasp – healthy results

New CEO? No problem! Except for slowing cloud growth, that is...

Twitter muffles loudmouth users with mute option

New feature hides troublesome tweeters from timeline

Microsoft enlists Apache to help Windows devs build hybrid mobile apps

TechEd 2014Cordova tools for Visual Studio can target Android, iOS

Reg hack scores coveted journalism prism

Vulture South comes up trumps at Australian IT Journalism awards

GM reveals how much you'll pay to turn your car into a rolling 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot

Anesthetize your quarreling nippers with digital distractions

Malarial vaccine firm seeks crowdfunding for robo-saliva surgeon

Publicly funded machine could quash mankind's deadliest killer

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