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Puppet Labs decides the time is right to pull Windows' strings

Devs are looking at Windows again, so Puppet thrusts up its hand to help

This week it rained in San Francisco and the power immediately blew out. Your tech utopia

OpinionWater falling from the sky disrupts the disruptors

Microsoft pulls a patch and offers PHANTOM FIX for the mess

KB3004394 is a hot mess and the replacement KB3024777 was elusive

Craft bazaar Etsy's security plan is candy to get devs talking

Kiwicon podcastDon't be that grumpy security guy people are afraid to approach

Cisco to release flying pig – Snort 3.0

Sourcefire's been making bacon, now wants you to fry it

VMware exiting 2014 with a bang and a security whimper

AirWatch p0wned, but vRealize and CloudVolumes realized and DevOps embraced

'I'm begging you to join' – ICANN's NetMundial Initiative gets desperate

Plus what on earth are they spending $600,000 on?

Hackable intercom lets you SPY on fellow apartment-dwellers

KiwiconHe knows if you are sleeping, he knows if you're awake ...

Vodafone to spend more time hanging out at bus stops

Will use posters for cell sites to receive as well as transmit

Euro phone, broadband giants are the 1% – yes, single-digit growth. Wow

If they can make it to 2016

Ford dumps Windows for QNX in new in-car entertainment unit

BlackBerry's exit ramp from smartmobes is approaching

Tor takes off the gloves after sustained staffer harassment

'Women who work on Tor endure serious threats'

Did we read that right... 46% growth? UK server market was HUGE in Q3

HPC deals, delayed refreshes result in whopping sales spike

Cool technology: Submerged blade servers escape the heat

The beauty of Apollo

Sonic BOOM: 10 blast-tastic soundbars

Product round-upFatten up your fat telly audio

Euro consumers have TOO MUCH choice – telco operators

Let us meeeeerrrrrge, GSMA begs European Commission

NASA's British cloudy collab provider scores $51m from VCs

Huddle also looks after UK National Grid

BT Infinity ‘working to fix problem’ after three days of outages

Might be DNS, might be MSO. Either way, it’s BAD

Finland ditches copyright levy on digital kit, pays artists directly

Result? Industry happy, collecting societies fuming STILL won't pop a cap on stolen mobile bills

Brits still paying for mobe thieves' texts and calls

Bong Ventures LLC: We've been cyberhacked

¡Bong!Full disclosure

GCHQ releases teen-friendly code-busting app

Cryptology fun for the whole family

Denmark BANNED from viewing UK furniture website in copyright spat

Not even replica chairs allowed in this brave new world

Sony Pictures hit by 'fightback on filesharers' DDoS claims – report

War on Guardians of Peace?

Cisco: Think we're a lawsuit-hurling villain? 'Complete garbage'

'We have 13,000 patents at Cisco, 13,000 patents...'

Blam! Max Sound flings vid codec sueball number four at Google

Tech firm sues Choc Factory and YouTube for alleged infringement of vid-streaming patents

UK flights CRIPPLED by system outage that shut ALL London airspace

Live under Luton, Heathrow, Stansted flight path? Sleep tight!

What future is there for UK's info sharing scheme?

Hated by privacy campaigners, in a pilot stage, and now a year late

AWS: Wanna join our MSP club? The bar is high, says UK boss

'NOT a matter of rocking up, paying some cash and getting a badge'

Aged star could give us clues to HOT TEEN's behaviour

Answers to solar system's creation held by flaming ball

Want disruption? We got disruption: Race protest halts VC Thiel's Q&A

PicsPayPal investor interrupted by Ferguson campaigners at UC Berkeley

QEMU, FFMPEG guru unleashes JPEG-slaying graphics compressor

BPG format outputs smaller images at higher quality

Google says NYET! to Putin, pulls techies out of Russia – report

But Vlad isn’t rubbing us up the wrong way, other sources claim

REVEALED: Titsup flight plan mainframe borks UK air traffic control

AnalysisThere were two in the bed and the server-side said 'fall over'

Batten down the patches: New vuln found in Docker container tech

Last month's patch brought new privilege escalation flaw

Chum's house burnt down? Facebook mulls 'DISLIKE' button for that

New knob to avoid this: 'My boyf dumped me' ... 4 Likes

Yahoo! Says! Chrome, IE Users! Should! 'Upgrade'! To! FIREFOX!

With search deal in place, homepage message urges rival browser users to switch

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