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8th > July > 2015 Archive

Australians sign for 1.7 million new streaming video accounts

Netlifx's arrival punts footy-on-demand into a niche, says analyst outfit Telsyte

Security gurus deliver coup de grace to US govt's encryption backdoor demands

Diffie, Rivest, Schneier, and Anderson school FBI

Cheaper-than-Oracle Rimini defiant as Oracle drags 'em back to court

Next phase of IP suit over third-party support to commence in September

Facebook vows to blow EVEN HARDER

Zuck & Co finger Fort Worth site for new wind-powered bit barn

Han Solo to get solo prequel flick in 2018, helmed by LEGO men

Perhaps we'll finally learn how he managed to live after shooting second

Dawn falling late: NASA's other glitch of the week

In space, nobody can debug you in a hurry

KILL FLASH WITH FIRE until a patch comes: Hacking Team exploit is in the wild

It's out there - and you're wide open to it

Oz Defence Dept 'not punitive' with crypto export controls

David Hook of Bouncy Castle fame, says consultations are hosing down fears

Evil NSA runs on saintly Linux, Apache, MySQL

If report is correct, Red Hat's marketing department has a very tricky customer reference

Cisco plays Victor Kiam to MaintenanceNet's Remington

Borg likes its supplier of sales-chasing software so much it's bought it

Berlin pours bucket of flat beer on Patriot missile hack report

Did a Syrian missile battery do odd things? We know nu-think!

US senate committee wants Twitter, Facebook to report 'terrorist' posts

What could possibly go wrong?

Call that a mugshot? Aussie model/fugitive asks rozzers for more flattering pic

You're so vain, you probably think Facebook is about you

Dutch MEP whacks Hacking Team over embargo-busting

We need to talk about Sudan and human rights ...

GhostShell back from the other side with mass data dump

The world isn't getting better at protecting SQL, it seems

MEPs gear up to vote on Europe's copyright 'black spot' report

Political infighting ahead of NON-BINDING report augurs ill for legislative proposals

Mars rover Opportunity shuns dodgy flash chips, relies on RAM

Daily uploads from memory are the new black on the red planet

Kali Linux 2.0 to launch at DEFCON 23

VideoHackalicious Debian derivate, version deuce, to debut in August

TfL to splash £400m on networking deal, despite GDS opposition

Opts for unproved 'tower model', which may or may not be govt policy

Welkom in Nederland: Laid-back, chilled, and MONITORING everything

For sure, we’ll have the better oversight thing

The modest father of SMS, who had much to be modest about

Only the true inventor would deny his invention? Erm, well, not quite

Ford's 400,000-car recall could be the tip of an auto security iceberg

‘Needed’ OTA updates bring their own ‘security challenges’

Bloodthirsty Microsoft prepares for imminent 'major' job cuts

Ugh – this magic tastes absolutely horrible!

EU ombudsman slams Commish handling of German ePrivacy laws

Commission shrugs and ignores posturing of toothless watchdog

NHS trust's crack IT squad claims its first digital upgrade hits

'Big' ECM in paperless Sussex modernisation move

#FishermenNeedTwitter: Vodafone extends 4G to the edge of Iceland

Feel free to phish while you fish, fine fellows

Russia campaigns to stop SUICIDALLY STUPID selfies

Don't take auto-pix with lions or guns, says Ministry. Vodka consumption not mentioned

Tech bubble? Pah. IPOs just return cash to early-stage investors

Worstall on WednesdaySo says Andreessen Horowitz's leaked slide deck

More than 13,000 emails swiped in Edinburgh council cyber assault

Brace yourselves for an influx of spam and phishing, you lucky people

Norks execute underperforming terrapin farm manager

'This organisation does not tolerate failure...'

Speaking in Tech: It's cold outside, so NASA starts a fire in Spaaace

PodcastHackers hacked: Nice p4ssw0rds chaps

DOUGHNUT (donut?) and whale FOUND ON PLUTO

PicsE-minus 7 days until NASA's space lab gets intimate with strange dwarf

Dyre times ahead: Zeus-style trojan slurps your banking login creds

List of countries targeted in cash theft scam oddly doesn't include Greece...

Osbo PRINTS first Tory budget in 19 years with his BARE HANDS

Summer Budget 2015Praises 'herculean efforts' of IDS

Lizard Squad kid bandit who did 50 THOUSAND HACKS dodges cooler stint

Judge gives 17-year-old suspended sentence

Microsoft SLASHES 7,800 bods, BURNS $7.6bn off books in Nokia adjustment

Record writeoff officially terminates the Ballmer era

'Real' vampires reluctant to 'come out of the coffin' to social workers – barmy prof

Of course there are real vampires, I have surveyed them

Wristjobs, whopping big 4Kers and fondleslabs: Currys' Xmas tech

PicsHuawei strap on spotted in the bush, flipping Chromebooks and more

Visa mobilises its money out of mobile money firm Monitise

Profitability remains just over the mobile horizon

Samsung to launch a Snapdragon 808-based clamshell smartphone

Not all phones are black glass rectangles, y'know

Black and Latina boffins regularly mistaken for janitors, study finds

We're eggheads just like you guys, dammit, say women in lab coats

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras brings the EU to its knees

Upload yours, Delors! Live streaming banjaxed during EP debate

The bucks stop here: NYSE freezes trading, blames 'technical issue'

UpdatedSituation: TITSUP (Total Inability To Stiff Unsuspecting Punters)

Cain says Veritas is in fine fettle as able Symantec preps for split

Foundational and next-gen products for the data deluge

Dot-com da-bomb Verisign fires off an OpenDNS rival

Domain biz offers 'DNS Firewall'

Latest in long line of wannabes steps up to helm X-IO

AnalysisTen CEOs in 14 years is getting beyond a joke

Apple and MS attackers Wild Neutron return with fresh run of attacks

'Skilled and versatile' group bank around to strafe new targets

Router cockup grounds United Airlines flights WORLDWIDE

FAA issues, then lifts, stop order

Facebook casts a hex with self-referential IPv6

PollManages without the letter K, m'kay?

Don't touch this! Seven types of open source to dance away from

CommentCount the committers for an OSS project, and go from there

Decision time: Uninstall Adobe Flash or install yet another critical patch

Hacking Team vulnerability fixed for Windows, OS X and Linux machines

Microsoft rains cash on OpenBSD Foundation, becomes top 2015 donor

Those OpenSSH bugs aren't going to patch themselves

Office 365 prices 'to rise by up to 13 per cent'

+CommentWill hit Euro-zone, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Australia, and Canada

HTC in crisis: How did it get to this point? How did it get this bad?

Analysis'We did everything the bloggers told us to!'

Apple spared from paying a day's revenue in patent damages bout

Judge bins jury's award in iTunes software showdown

LOGITECH - TECH = 'LOGI' ... that's non-Logitech tech, is it?

You don't have to be a gypsy woman to see this branding twist coming

ICANN running the global internet? It's gonna be OK, it's gonna be OK, US Congress told

IANA power transfer questioned during Washington DC hearing

Crap crypto crackdown coming as FBI boss testifies to US Congress

Comey whines that Silicon Valley just isn’t trying hard enough

Hacking Team: Oh great, good job, guys ... now the TERRORISTS have our zero-day exploits

Good thing Adobe's patched one of them

Apple: Factory minions, need another 90 million iPhones over here, stat

Cupertino gearing up for Fall's fanboi phone-fondling feeding frenzy

Dexter maker Showtime streams over the 'net, joins cable-cutting gang

TV network now available on AppleTV and Roku

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