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Aircraft now so automated pilots have forgotten how to fly

US Inspector General makes flying nerve-racking again

The Day Netflix Blocked My VPN is the world's new most-hated show

Streamer will clamp down on geo-hopping customers who go in search of un-crimped content

Hyatt says hackers took card data from 250 of its hotels

'Protecting customer info is critically important,' says company that got pwned in 50 countries

China names the date for dark side moon landing

2018 is when the propaganda and science will flow

Malware 'clearly' behind Ukraine power outage, SANS utility expert says

Mounting evidence attacks are handiwork of elite Russian hacker team.

Kiwi hackers crack crap algo, showcase 40c-a-litre DIY fuel discounts

KiwiconHalf price petrol? There's an app for that.

Murderous necrophiliac kangaroo briefly wins nation's heart

It's so cute... creepy and violent

Self-regulation can address issues that arise in the digital economy, says Airbnb

Special pleading by 'sharing economy' biz

Microsoft calls out Amazon's humble hybrid cloud

Azure price cuts set up a new sales scramble

Norway cops, Europol, throw cage over RAT

Perp apparently behind MegalodonHTTP popped

Skype now translates in real-time into seven languages

Redmond's also teaching it to speak hipster with Slack integration

Late night server rebuild led to 'nightmares about mutilated corpses'

On-CallThere's a reason some stuff is not safe for work

You, yes YOU: DevOps' people problem

Chucking a copy of The Phoenix Project at the team ain't the answer

Watchdog says yes to BT's EE takeover deal. Shrugs. No 'significant' harm in it

Just as expected

Put your private parts on display if you want to keep earning a living

Something for the Weekend, Sir?Employers want to track your junk

VMware UK and Ireland lands SAP industries chief

Virt giant pulls Phull

Serving up IT on a silver platter, also known as ITSM

Would you like that email account and Office installation a la carte?

Full of fear at work: Blame the boss, or yourself?

Fear inhibits change, but it's also a great motivator

Telecity shuffles off London stockmarket

UK data centre biz waves goodbye, newly-formed US entity says howdy

Continuous Lifecycle London: More speakers, more sessions

Reg EventsDave Farley, Chris Jackson join the programme

NASA books space shuttle delivery truck

'Dream Chaser' contracted for unmanned ISS deliveries

Photon taster: Flirting with VMware's CoreOS gambit

New frontiers in containers?

RBS and Natwest online banking goes titsup

UpdatedOh no RBS - not again

What do we do about a problem like Uber? Tom Slee speaks his brains

InterviewPeople love ‘sharing economy’ outfits and they won’t go away

BTC dev: 'Strangling' the blockchain will kill Bitcoin

Hearn: No better 'than the existing financial system' now

Russian Pastafarian wins right to bear colander

Driving licence victory - but there's a catch

NYSE fed up of Violin's bum notes, threatens stock market ejection

Could a reverse stock split be the answer? We take a look

IBM buys fraud sniffing biz for real-time protection

This will help in ‘dramatically lowering false positives’, says Big Blue

Att: Windows Phone owners: Win 10 Mobile has been spotted and it wants your phone

There's no going back...

The Bong Diaries, Pt.94: Bowie, Martha... and where's my knighthood?

¡Bong!What a week! From NOOOO... to LOL... to WTF?

Hot Swedish nurses in charity calendar rumpus

Paediatric hospital unimpressed with fundraising strip-off

NetNames hires turnaround king Steve Vaughan

The man used by Phoenix IT Group asked to use biz ninja skills, again

What if China went all GitHub on your website? Grab this coding tool

But testing tool's taking flak from top infosec bods

Hi, compsci undergrad. See that AI robot over there? It's your advisor

University of Michigan, Big Blue in $4.5m cognitive collaboration

IDC's abacus fiddlers say a third of all IT spend goes on cloud

Number crunching exercise shows what we all suspected

Stop, look, listen: Don't be 2016's DevOps roadkill – here's how to survive

Harnessing software to topple bricks and mortar

Dialog box shut: Now Microchip is set to gobble up Atmel

Brits' offer snubbed

Eight-billion-dollar Irish tax bill looms over Apple

Oh Timmy boy… the tax, the tax is calling…

French say 'Non, merci' to encryption backdoors

Minister brands crypto skeleton keys 'vulnerability by design' – is the US listening?

Apple's anti-malware Gatekeeper still useless: Security bloke reveals lingering holes

Did patch really tackle the underlying problem? A: No

Ground control to Major Tim! Brit's spacewalk halted after NASA 'naut takes unexpected leak

Zero-grav liquid discovery ends space station repair job

Forget the drones, Amazon preps its own cargo container ship operation out of China

Wow, beat that, Docker

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