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22nd > December > 2015 Archive

Talko the devil and he shall appear: Microsoft buys Ray Ozzie's startup

Redmond can't bear to be without Lotus Notes creator

25 years ago: Sir Tim Berners-Lee builds world's first website

Downhill from there

Oracle ordered to admit on its website that it lost the plot on Java security

Database giant settles out of court with US regulator over 'patch lies'

Who would win a fight between Cortana and Android?

And the winner is … Android: Microsoft's pulled 'Hey Cortana' from Android apps

Google's SHA-1 snuff plan is catching up with Microsoft, Mozilla

Alphabet subsidiary names Jan 1st, 2017, but hopes it can move it to July 1, 2016

Microsoft reveals Azure Stack hardware specs

If this preview configuration holds, Redmond's hybrids will be rather slim

FlashGrid's VVOL-like VSAN will have Oracle trembling

Upstart punts competing flash accelerator software

UK ISP Sky to make smut an opt-in service from 2016

Family filters will be on for all new broadband subscribers

The ball's in your court, Bezos: Falcon 9 lands after launching satellites

SpaceX celebrates successful return mission

There's an epidemic of idiots who can't find power switches

On-CallSysadmin's choice - help a sales drone plug in a PC, or make sure SQL server upgrades properly?

City of London cops in Christmas karaoke crackdown shocker

'I will survive' UK's sing-a-long community screeches

No £160m for you: BT to receive termination notice from Cornwall before Christmas

High Court OKs Cornwall Council's move to ditch outsourcing deal

BlackBerry: Comeback canter should be a trot... yet, weirdly, isn't

AnalysisGreat products, but good luck buying them

Pivotal snaps up CloudCredo

Blighty Cloud Foundry players swallowed by US biz

CIOs, what does your nightmare before Christmas look like?

CIO ManifestoGraveyards are full of IT pros once thought irreplaceable

Microsoft mandates browser-extension defence to malvertising

Ads writers must shape up by March 2016

Tegile: Tesla, T4000 and playing the long game on cheap data storage

AnalysisThat pay-as-you-grow pricing model could be a winner

Oracle beefs up container credentials with Five Guys buyout

Hoovers up StackEngine

Apple on the attack against British snooping bill. Silicon Valley expected to follow

Go on, Facebook, speak up...

Surface Pro 4: Will you go the F**K to SLEEP?

ReviewGreat design, good hardware… shame about the software

Could NetApp's purchase of SolidFire see the end of ONTAP?

CommentA Clarion call

El Reg picked a pack of ace pic-titlers

Readers win prizes for witty captions

UK says wider National Insurance number use no longer a no-no

NINo and consent

Windows 10: What's coming in 2016?

2015 was a big year for Windows - so what's next for Redmond...

NetApp needs more than SolidFire: Slip Simplivity into your Xmas stocking

CommentGo on, enjoy yourself this holiday season

Comcast 'rolls out' 'world's first' DOCSIS 3.1 modem, pumping 1Gbps over existing cable

(In one home. In Philadelphia.)

Australian government urges holidaymakers to kill two-factor auth

Um, not sure you thought this one through

Cisco probes self for Juniper-style backdoors, silently mouths: 'We're doing this for yooou'

No holes in our code, we promise, but we'll check anyway

IT bloke: Crooks stole my bikes after cycling app blabbed my address

Brit suffers from GPS accuracy

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