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White? Male? You work in tech? Let us guess ... Twitter? We KNEW it!

Grim diversity numbers dumped alongside Facebook earnings

iOS slurpware brouhaha: It's for diagnostics, honest, says Apple

Hidden packet sniffer claims hit Cupertino

Copyright kingpins charged for sailing pirate Android app ships

Six charged, two arrested, in wake of coordinated raids.

vBlock user says EMC bug slipped through VCE's matrix

Just how integrated is integrated infrastructure?

50,000 sites backdoored through shoddy WordPress plugin

Not running WordPress? Better hope your neighbour isn't

Microsoft confirms secret Surface will never see the light of day

Microsoft's form 8-K records decision 'not to ship a new form factor'

Bad back? Show some spine and stop popping paracetamol

Study finds common pain-killer doesn't reduce pain or shorten recovery

Researcher sat on critical IE bugs for THREE YEARS

VUPEN waited for Pwn2Own cash while IE's sandbox leaked

Mozilla fixes CRITICAL security holes in Firefox, urges v31 upgrade

Misc memory hazards 'could be exploited' - and guess what, one's a Javascript vuln

World Solar Challenge contender claims new speed record

One charge sees Sunswift travel 500kms at over 100 km/h

SMELL YOU LATER, LOSERS – Dumbo tells rats, dogs... humans

Junk in the trunk? That's what people have

eBay impulse buyers STAY AWAY: Holy Grail Superman comic book to fetch $2m+

Certainly not one to click on while drunk at 2AM

Fortinet fawns over fast-if-unfashionable ASIC

How else can you get a firewall to Terabit-per-second performance?

Watching smut at work is bad but emailing it is just fine, says Oz court

Workers celebrate glorious hole in workplace pr0n policies

BT: Hey guys, we've developed NEW MOBE TECH! It’s called... 2G

Zombie OnePhone claws its way out of the grave again

'Unsolicited texts' outrage: Man fined £4k for DPA breach

But it WASN'T about any SMSes

VMware fuels cloudy drive, plonks second bit barn in UK

First Slough, now Chessington... give it a year and they'll be EVERYWHERE

Psst. Hey, Jock. I got £100m for outsourcers here. Fancy a hit?

Scottish government's giant pile'o'dosh quivers as it awaits MSP bidders

New licence and SAP unit sale knackers Software AG's numbers

Q2 revenues down by double digits, profits halved, CEO surprised

Seeking LTE expert to insert small cells into BT customers' places

Is this the first step to a FON-a-like 4G network?

Integrate? Moi? Amazon’s first API-free service should open up

Zocalo niggles may nobble Box and Dropbox dethroning effort

Auntie remains MYSTIFIED by that weekend BBC iPlayer and website outage

Still doing 'forensics' on the caching layer – Beeb digi wonk

BMW's ConnectedDrive falls over, bosses blame upgrade snafu

Traffic flows up 20% as motorway middle lanes miraculously unclog

Report: Beijing watchdog reckons chip-slinger Qualcomm has monopoly in China

Still investigating whether it is abusing position

It's Google HQ - the British one: Reg man snaps covert shots INSIDE London offices

PicsReality distortion field heir apparent

ICO: It's up to Google the 'POLLUTER' to tidy up 'right to be forgotten' search links

UK watchdog: Rewriting history, airbrushing claims 'absurd'

Six charged over StubHub e-ticket heist for Elton John gigs

Compromised passwords re-used, say prosecutors

Internet of Stuff my Pockets: Investors plough 1 BEELLION dollars into IoT

Let's hope it catches on

Who has your credit card data? 1 million HOLIDAY-MAKERS' RECORDS exposed

Travel agent fined £150K – Sloppy coding fingered

Batten down the hatch- ... oh. Quantum's actually close to growth

Keep it up, lads, and you might get yourselves back to black

Cyber-robbers hack European Central Bank's... website

Not the actual banking bit, insists ECB after attempted shakedown

Dive in, penguins: Upstart builds Linux virtual SAN

Flash splash into StorPool

HP Printer and PC boss: Lenovo is the LAST thing on my mind

InterviewDion Weisler on the art of strategy...

BlackBerry: Toss the server, mate... BES is in the CLOUD now

BlackBerry Enterprise Services takes aim at SMEs - but there's a catch

Arrr: Digital Economy Act tied up, thrown in the hold

Ministry of Fun confirms: Yes, we're busy doing nothing

Hadoop coop's $50m scoop: Hortonworks takes HP coin

Investment gives IT titan seat on the board – just in time for The Machine

US Social Security 'wasted $300 million on an IT BOONDOGGLE'

Scrutiny committee bods probe derailed database project

Stop! Yammer time: Microsoft's social biz service becomes one with Office 365

Cofounder David Stacks steps aside as Redmond takes reins

Amazon Reveals One Weird Trick: A Loss On Almost $20bn In Sales

Investors really hate it: Share price plunge as growth SLOWS in key AWS division

Lower prices are BAD FOR CONSUMERS, says Turnbull

(PS, ACCC, please don't spit in Telstra's soup, okay?)

Sony tries to make PlayStation Network hack row go away with $15m in cash and games

Values customers' stolen identities at $2,500 each

Put down that Oracle database patch: It could cost $23,000 per CPU

On-by-default INMEMORY tech a boon for developers ... as long as they can afford it

Come close, dear reader. Past those trees you'll see a non-Microsoft Nokia Oyj in the wild

Oh, it's a bit wobbly on its feet but it still has its wits about it

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