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Shock development: Darkweb drug n' gun dealers are untrustworthy

Evolution bazaar owners steal $12m in Bitcoin

Premera Blue Cross is sick after hackers plunder their servers

Over 11 million financial and medical records at risk

There's gold in dem hills: 1000s of two-byte domains hit market

Ever wanted f1.lawyer or b4.social? Now your chance

Analyst dons Tim Cook mask, thinks: Glass went well for Google. Let's do that, too

iGiant pegged for release of tech-specs, maybe

Noobs can pwn world's most popular BIOSes in two minutes

Nobody expects the BIOS inquisition, so nobody patches them

IBM's OpenPower gang touts first proper non-Big Blue-badged server

GTC 2015With the Open Compute Project now giving advice, eyes are on big biz

Yahoo! will ! close! Beijing! research! lab!

300 staff face axe as Purple Palace brings R&D home

Apple Watch is like an invasive weed says Gartner

Cupertino invades ecosystems and out-competes defenceless incumbents

Target tosses US$10 million at victims of breach

Individual settlement looks to be sorted, but the banks are still lurking

On 50th anniversary of first spacewalk, Aurorae light up two planets

Mars has one, Earth's gets snapped from the ISS in new detail

Pinterest throws cash at topless bug-finders

Pictorial network gets its gear off to refresh bug bounty program

You – yes, YOU – can now 3D print your very own Paul McCartney

One-time Beatle now available in desktop ornament format

PIRATES and THIEVES to get Windows 10 as BOOTY

Redmond reckons free upgrade will convert China

Windows 10 build 10041: 99 bugs on the wall, fix a bug, add a feature, 114 bugs on the wall

PicsMore Cortana, updated browser, still a race to summer

Skype squares up to Cisco again with new round of 'Room Systems'

Redmond reveals Skype for Business features and futures

Home Office splashed £35m trying to escape e-Borders contract

ExclusiveCosts set to balloon further as Raytheon 'determined to pursue' appeal

Man hauled before beak for using drone to film Premiership matches

Thou shalt not fly thy aero-toy over the mighty Kop

FlashRay founder Pawlowski flees NetApp

Beepy bows out, and trots off for some new adventures (and pizza)

Apple's portable power podule patent promises paroxysms of fanboi joy

Battery life enlengthened by hydrogen fuel cell tech

GCHQ: Ensure biz security by STOPPING everyone from TALKING

UK spy heads also suggest nailing wood over windows

Oracle salesmen get SEVENFOLD salary boost for flogging its cloudy aaS produce

ExclusiveMmmm, smells like Hurd'n'Katz have been at work

The storage is alive? Flash lives longer than expected – report

StorageBodSo you won't need war rocket Ajax to bring back their bodies

UK.gov crackpots: Let's build vapourware-based sharing economy CITIES

Minister parrots platitudes at scared technophiles

German court slaps down Uber's ride-sharing app

Uberpop torpedoed for second time by licensed taxi opponents

Our 4King benders are so ace we're going full OLED, says LG

Breaking FadFirm ramps up TV production, unveils new 4K models — and cries wolf?

Banks defend integrity of passcode-less TouchID login

Don’t use jail-broken phones to extend your overdraft Fanbois

Hello? Police? Yes, I'm a car and my idiot driver's crashed me

Herbie becomes the fourth (or fifth?) emergency service

Opera buys mobe friendly VPN app bods SurfEasy

'No interruption in the service' promises mouthpiece

Blighty's 12-sided quid to feature schoolboy's posterior

Tails I win, says 15-year-old design comp laureate

Intel's cheap and Android's free: Not any more, says TAG Heuer

Man, you gotta keep a watch on the Swiss

Microsoft open sources MSBuild, aims for cross-platform dev tools

Visual Studio build system heads for Linux and Mac

OpenSSL 'high' severity flaw just a puny DoS risk

Is that all you’ve got, ClientHello? I put on my brown trousers for this?

Huawei releases scaly NAS. Rival's Isilon sales increase. Oh dear

OceanStor 9000 laps at feet of established player

Forget Nokia: Finland's promising future is to be server central

The land of Linus gets a green shot in the arm

FCC to Verizon: Blocking 911 calls? That's a $3.4m paddlin'

Telco gets fined about an hour's worth of profit for threatening lives

No password or PIN, but I have a fake ID. Sure, take the domain

GoDaddy security systems under fire

Oxford boffins publish fine-scale regional genetic map of UK

I can tell from your genetic markers that y'ain't from round 'ere, are ye?

Cortana on Windows 10 is all talk, no apps shun, says Microsoft

Voice-controlled robo-aide will boss around your tools, if that's your kinda thing

Hackers prove security still a myth on Windows PCs, bag $320,000

Pwn2Own teams exploit fresh holes in Adobe code, Firefox and Redmond's kernel

Cloud music streams outpace CD sales for the first time, says recording industry ass. of America

But vinyl saves the day for physical media

Kaspersky Lab hits back at Bloomberg's Russian spy link hit piece

Founder claims it is retaliation for exposing NSA malware

AI guru Ng: Fearing a rise of killer robots is like worrying about overpopulation on Mars

GTC 2015Baidu's deep-learning genius says he won't bother to work against an evil AI

Amazon issued with licence for delivery drone madness

FAA also considering inflatable dartboards, chocolate teacups

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