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AMD-AMMIT! Hundreds face axe at chip maker as PC, graphics crash

jmp .restructing_and_layoffs

Careless Whisper? Anonymous messaging app accused of stalking users, blabbing to Feds

Startup denies outing peeps posting witty gags

Don't mess with Texas ('cos it's getting Google Fiber and you're not)

A bit late, but company says 1Gbps Austin network almost ready to compete with AT&T

Australian spookhaus busted for warrantless tap of own phones

Stop laughing: it also messed up civilian telecoms intercepts and is about to get more powers

HP to shutter webOS cloud services

When is a brick not a brick? When nobody cares, says HP

Symantec's already virtually split, says letter to suppliers

Single back office expected to persist until end of 2015

Same old iPad? NO. The new 'soft SIMs' are BIG NEWS

AppleSIM 'ware to allow quick switch of carriers

That's no – actually it is: DEATH STAR MOON 'could be full of life-friendly water'

Wobbles as it sloshes along, theorise astro boffins

Juno what's just been released? OpenStack 10, that's what

1,419 contributors at 133 companies deliver 342 new features and fix 3,219 bugs

Mobile carriers keep the promised land on an ever-receding horizon

Nobody - not you, devlopers or carriers - can afford the next generation of mobile services

Facebook doubles ad-hacking bounty

Small security snafus snuffed, try the tiny and technical

Internet finally ready to replace answering machine cassette tape

It's a simple message and I'm leaving out the whistles and bells

It's not always about you: Why the Apple Watch is all about China

AnalysisConfused by that weird 'digital touch' thing? Don't worry, you're not Chinese

WikiLeaks reveals new draft of Trans-Pacific Partnership

+CommentSecret treaty getting nastier on copyright and related matters

Torvalds CONFESSES: 'I'm pretty good at alienating devs'

Admits to 'a metric ****load' of mistakes during work with Linux collaborators

SDI wars: WTF is software defined infrastructure?

Sysadmin blogThis time we play for ALL the marbles

UK's a very popular target for EMEA cyberspies – report

Germany and Saudi Arabia fill out FireEye cyberpwn podium

Watersports-friendly e-reader: Kobo's Aura H2O is literary when wet

ReviewThe world's first waterproof e-reader


By 'eck! Eccles cake production thrown into jeopardy

Make life easy for yourself when you move to the cloud

Know what you really, really want

'Dancing Jesus' file-sharer found guilty

'Trix' unmasked as Leicestershire man

Apple's new iPADS have begun the WAR that will OVERTURN the NETWORK WORLD

AnalysisIt'll get properly serious once Google comes in

Experts brand LOHAN's squeaky-clean box

Phytosanitary treatment renders Vulture 2 crate fit for export

Hey small biz: You know what you need? A tape library – Overland

Puts the XL into NEOxl with a good few terabytes of storage

iPhone 6 shunned by fanbois in Apple's GREAT FAIL of CHINA

Just 100 Beijing fanbois queue to pick up new mobe

HBO shocks US pay TV world: We're down with OTT. Netflix says, 'Gee'

This affects every broadcaster, every cable guy

EU Competition chief: So what if I didn't tame Google? You're all 'irrational' anyway

AnalysisAlmunia's farewell spitball

Let the SAN shine: Supermicro inks EVO: RAIL deal with Nexenta

Gets Supermicro on board

French 'terror law' declares WAR on the INTERNET itself, say digi-rights folks

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité: Two out of three ain't bad

#Help. There's a STRANGER in my Twitter timeline

What can I do about? Write a tweet of course

GP records soon wide open again: Just walk into a ‘safe haven’

Your privacy, reduced to ASH

Flash daddy SanDisk: Revenues up, but Wall St unimpressed

Shares dip anyway as Fusion-io slurp bites

SCREW YOU, EU: BBC rolls out Right To Remember as Google deletes links

Not even Google can withstand the power of Auntie

US government fines Intel's Wind River over crypto exports

New emphasis on encryption as a weapon?

Google offers sweet new SDK to let Android devs join 'Lollipop' guild

Includes Android 5.0 system images for Nexus kit

Man, that iPhone 6 Plus won't fit in my pocket. Oh, here's a mobe store that'll resize my jeans

Lighten wallets, expand pants. Huzzah!

Apple releases MEGA security patch round for OS X, Server and iTunes

Brings POODLE to heel

Don't shoot – I'm un-ARM-ed! Samsung whips out Intel Chromebook 2

Celeron added to line-up .... but it's not the top of the line

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