nav search
Data Centre Software Security DevOps Business Personal Tech Science Emergent Tech Bootnotes

10th > August > 2015 Archive

Opera Software asks fat lady to stay schtum for a bit, but keep humming

Board calls review as it considers 'interest from a number of parties'

Arista bullish for full year results after 47 per cent YoY growth in Q2

Cisco lawsuit will be sorted by Christmas says junior networker

Facebook unleashes mighty data trove to learn how you laugh

Whether you 'haha', 'LOL' or 'hehe', you're only doing it 15 per cent of the time online

First SPACE SALAD on Monday's menu for ISS astronauts

Red romaine lettuce grown aboard space station will be wiped with acid before eating

Job ad warns of boss who 'will incite anger and frustration'

Devs offered grey walls to crush creativity, coffee mule duties and no functional spec

HTC caught storing fingerprints AS WORLD-READABLE CLEARTEXT

Android biometric banks more Fort Nope than Fort Knox.

Foxconn to build 1,500-acre, US$5billion complex in India

Maharashtra offers land for R&D, manufacturing facilities

Dead Steve Jobs' life and times are being turned into an OPERA

No. No. No. So much no for this. Just no. Nada, nyet, no

Boffins beat Amazon Web Services at its own storage game

Bell Labs and uni propose SEARS protocol to improve on AWS's own storage schemes

Yahoo! parties! like! it's! 1999! with! retro! billboard! revival!

If at first you don't succeed, fail, fail, again

Queensland boffins ponder Scramjet satellite launch plan

Three-stage launcher promises 95 per cent re-usable sat-slingers

Borg blacklist assimilates Cryptolocker domain name generators

Scrabble dictionary used to out randomly-generated malware-hosting domain names

Has Microsoft saved the Apple Watch with Outlook improvement?

Well, maybe, but at least it's defo harder to miss emails now

RSA chief uncans insurance giant's mega IT infrastructure review

Interview'Outsourcing hasn't worked,' says Price in new drive to digitise

Introducing the Asus VivoMini UN42 – a pint-sized PC, literally

ReviewThe Celeron cost-cutter for us simple folk

Music curation site This Is My Jam to be marmaladed next month

Site will become a time capsule, rather than being flung into the fires of /dev/null/

Susan Sheridan, voice of Hitchhiker's Trillian, dies aged 68

So long, and thanks for all the laughs

Cloud computing’s refuseniks: How long can they hold out?

Hit the roadmap, Jack

Intel building Xeon into lapwarmers as designers, content creators call the shots

Desktops. Pah!

Texas senator Ted Cruz serves up sizzling 'machine gun bacon'

Presidential wannabe locks, loads and fries

Microsoft co-founder recovers ship's bell of 'The Mighty Hood'

Artifact will be memorial to victims of battlecruiser disaster

Hyper-scaling multi-structured data? Let's count the ways

CommentMolluscoid magic is just the start

Microsoft lays financial bear trap for cloud sceptics pays more for on-prem desktop wares, channel makes less from them

Big operating expenses rise clobbers Dot Hill's otherwise healthy profits

Stop buying paperclips you guys, please

Google ready for another pop at India, with Android One in hand

'Owzat? Google stumped by diverse Asian market

HGST sets hearts aflutter with second sexy PCM demo

Plenty of sizzle so far, but no product steak to speak of yet

Germany formally drops ‘treason’ case against Netzpolitik journos

So ... were we under under surveillance or not?

Apple splashes dough to keep Big Cheese safe

$700,000 a year to wrap Tim Cook in cotton wool on a daily basis

Aussie bloaters gorging on junk food 'each and every day'

Antipodean nosh boffins despair of the Oz's increasingly awful diet

US govt: Any thoughts on ICANN running the internet? Any at all? Speak your brains NOW

Department of Commerce sticks notice into Federal Register

Another day, another stunning security flaw in Android – this time hitting 55% of mobes

VideoBug allows ordinary apps to gain control of gadgets

Return of the Jedi? bod to fight the Empire (Disney)

Bloke appeals US giant's bid to snatch domain name

Google to bung next-gen Vulkan 3D graphics spec into Android

VidBut says OpenGL ES will live long and prosper

W is for WTF: Google CEO quits, new biz Alphabet takes over

+CommentLarry Page and Sergey Brin go full Tony Stark

Telstra's Netflix downloads get EVEN SLOWER

Even Dodo streams 'flix faster than the Big T

'WOMAN FOUND ON MARS' – now obvious men are from Venus

PicsMartian photograph turns world upside down

OK, who unplugged the modem? North Korea's internet disappeared for four hours today

Probably the cleaner

Pi-eyed: Microsoft ships slimmed-down Windows 10 IoT Core for gizmos

If you don't have it on your PC, how about running it on your Raspberry Pi 2?

The Register - Independent news and views for the tech community. Part of Situation Publishing