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AT&T accused of Wi-Fi interception, ad injection

Security? They've heard of it but don't seem in a rush to do it very well

'Web brothel' CEO, staff cuffed on prostitution rap – clue: the website is called Rentboy.com

What next? CrackForSale.net? MethRus.org?

Your smartphone can be a 3D scanner, say boffins

VideoOxford U and Microsoft researchers cram 25 fps scanner on a smartphone

Xen urges another upgrade to get OpenStack humming

It's merely a maintenance release but your cloud is probably worth maintaining

VMware refreshes its Fusion and Workstation desktop hypervisors

In colossal surprise, Windows 10 and better graphics come to the virtualised desktop

GitHub wobbles under DDOS attack

What's that big spike on site performance graph?

Intel adds big data functions to math libraries

More HPC goodness from Chipzilla

Devs are SHEEP. Which is good when the leader writes secure code

Boffins study developers and find good examples will be followed by the herd

Motorola monsters Apple's swipe-to-unlock patent in German court

Top civil court says Cupertino's fingering just isn't innovative or interesting

Why Nobody Should Ever Search The Ashley Madison Data

AnalysisGenuine advice from one who has researched this purely for work reasons

The Onion Router is being cut up and making security pros cry

IBM tells business to pull the plug, Agora pulls shutters on interesting goods mart

NHS site defaced with screed protesting Syrian conflict

Site devoted to patients' stories hijacked

Boffins promise file system that will NEVER lose data

Borked box? Silly software? Researchers say they'll cover every eventuality come October

Relax, System Center users, Microsoft won't herd you to Azure Stack

There's a line in the cloud between the two and not many will cross it

Android in user-chosen lockscreen patterns are grimly predictable SHOCKER

Encryption won’t save you if it's an 'L', as in ‘loser’

Can't get a woop, woop! Twitter gives politicians nice Gaffe-Delete button

Without this, the gobsite would be ‘terrifying’

Perhaps the AIpocalypse isn't imminent – if Google Translate is anything to go by, that is

Worstall on WednesdayMoravian tourist website fail

It's all go for Softcat's £500m IPO, Credit Suisse, Jefferies hired

Flotation for ‘dream ticket’ revenue generator in November, maybe

Ebuyer MD Carlisle exits following board level bust up

Retail stores? 'Not for us' say top brass at web tech emporium

Speaking in Tech: Big Blue's big libido tops the Ashley Madison league

PodcastIntel invests $100m in FUTURE COMPLIANCE with Mirantis buy-in

Britain’s device-theft capital is now … lovely Leicestershire

Come on London’s ne'er-do-wells, up your game

Booked that expensive holiday yet Mr Server Maker? Maybe just a day trip for now

EMEA sales slump as currency crisis and biz uncertainty grips

Ads watchdog slams Mind Candy for upselling subscriptions to kids

It seems someone has now thought of the children

Nimble Storage revenues soar as mainstream rivals experience droop

Losses still increasing, however

Aviva phone hacker jailed for 18 months over revenge attack

Esselar co-founder pwned insurance biz after spat with former colleagues

Ashley Madison hacked potential competitor, leaked emails suggest

Dating website WLTM vulnerable younger site for flirtation, contents of database

Gone in 60 seconds – SimpliVity's new promise to the admins

ROBO backups propel Omnistack the third

Oh no Wikiwon't: Russians plan own version of 'distorted' Wikiland

If you can’t ban it, copy it

C For Hell – Day Two: Outage misery continues for furious C4L customers

Firm clueless on when services will stagger back to life

'Edward Snowden' discovered hiding in Indonesian river by boffins

Spends time scuttling around. As does the crayfish

Back on track! #VMworld, #TFDx and #TECHunplugged

CommentLet us tell you about all the interaction with influencers and vendors

Outsourcery shutters CRM practice... almost

Keeps one man to man phones for existing punters, majority leave for QuantiQ

Google Images: EU Commish opens new front against Chocolate Factory

Latest RFIs ask awkward questions about copyright

Velostrata gets you on yer bike to the compute cloud

Interview/AnalysisDecouples from storage with an on-premises element

Windows 10 now on 75 million devices, says Microsoft

A popular giveaway, but no word on the number of failed installs

Channel vets eyeing up investments from atop mount cash

'Tech merchant bank' MXC Holdings scopes software, MSP and FinTech sectors

Glaring flaw in Apple car hype-gasm: The iGiant likes to make money

Cupertino's idiot tax doesn't carry over to autos – in-dash system more likely

Angry Birds maker Rovio takes aim at staff, axes a third of them

O Rovio, Rovio, wherefore art thou, Rovio?

Krebs: I know who hacked Ashley Madison

Plus: '123456' and 'password' are popular, er, passwords on the affairs-R-us website

Deja vMware: 'Virty biz to buy its parent EMC' rumor just won't die

Could be on; could be off

You're hosting Uncle Sam's files in the cloud. You get hacked. This is what happens next

New rules for IT providers

nbn™'s Sky Muster satellite lands in French Guiana

PICSRocket carrying broadband-beaming satellite aloft on Sept 30 is on the launchpad

FBI collars exec who allegedly tried to nick secrets of game fronted by babe Kate Upton

Ex-manager at model's favorite MMO charged en route to China

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