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FBI's Tor pedo torpedoes torpedoed by United States judge

Need a district court warrant to infect suspects? How did the Feds NIT see that coming?

Stop laughing: Azure can analyse your mood in a crowd

Microsoft's cloudy new media services aim to automate video and voice analysis

Magnitude malvertisers spew 400 attacks from abused Scot ad firm

Can't fault their work ethic.

AA battery-sized Arduino

Australia admits to running offensive cyber-ops team

New Cyber Security Strategy pours money on collaboration centres, industry

VMware's Photon Machine 'microvisor' may not be so small

The magic's in the integration between OS and hypervisor, not just a smaller virty layer

Chrome lives in dog years: It's seven years old but just turned 50

It seems like just yesterday Google released that slightly odd comic

Google teams with Iron Mountain for LTO-to-cloud migration

Tape still not dead: it will die in the year N where N is this year plus 1

How innocent people 'of no security interest' are mere keystrokes away in UK's spy databases

Blighty's classified manuals on mass snooping revealed

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS arrives today complete with forbidden ZFS

The Xenial Xerus want to get cloudy, but first: let battle be joined in GPL hell

Citrix's strong Q1

Logging on to United's frequent flyer site might take longer than a flight

Airline dumps PINs for passwords to harden MileagePlus accounts

Lock-hackers crack restricted keys used to secure data centres

Bsides CanberraPatented keys have high-quality drawings in plain sight

Qualcomm channels Star Trek's Scotty as it faces a mobe chip wreck

AnalysisCEO assumes major customer (cough, Apple) may buy fewer Qualy modem chips

Hortonworks CEO tells El Reg: 'Clearly there's a lot of work to do'

InterviewBrave claim from big data business boss: We will make money

Storage with the speed of memory? XPoint, XPoint, that's our plan

AnalysisAnd if it can't do it, (other) ReRAM can

'Technology enablers' will help Ofcom determine if spectrum can be shared

We're talking tools, not people. Quiet in the back!

Druva fills luggage with cash, heads to Japan

Chasing rising business in Land of the Rising Sun

Intel told Irish council all was well just before 12k job cuts announced

Kildare politicians not happy with silence over Leixlip plant

Amazon gets new courier

Soyuz to loft Sentinel-1B Earth-watching sat

Launch tomorrow from French Guiana

The suits in finance are cutting down on tech spend – Computacenter

Q1 trading update is tale of two countries – Germany 1, UK 0

Kent Police handed domestic abuse victim's data to alleged abuser – a Kent cop

Information Commissioner hands down £80,000 fine

Embattled 123-reg flings six months' free hosting at angry customers

Take this free thing and please stop slagging us off

12,000 chopped: Intel finds its inner paranoid

The ghost of Grove that drove CEO Krzanich

Larry Ellison's Brit consortium in 'advanced talks' to buy Aston Villa

He really has got his head in the clouds...

Blighty ranks 38th in World Press Freedom Index

Finland tops league, Eritrea at bottom of table

Check Point chugs on: Profits and revenues up despite volatile market

CEO warns that he's 'cautious as regards overall IT industry spending'

Microsoft headhunters seek Linux folk for secret open source unit

ExclusiveRecruiters target penguinistas for Azure sales joy

Irish mum coughs to children's allowance fiddle

Claimed while working for Microsoft in Oz, court hears

EMC results: It'll all come out in the post-Dell deal wash

+CommentWinners, losers... and that dratted Mofcom

Goodbye: XPoint is Intel's best exit from NAND production hell

AnalysisHow a $35m revenue hit turns into a $167m profit change

DDN upgrades MediaScaler

Dutch PGP-encrypted comms network ‘abused by crooks’ is busted

Secure chat setup swooped on by police forces

Emergency Adobe patch

'Impossible' EmDrive flying saucer thruster may herald new theory of inertia

Boffin probes interstellar microwave engine

Airport drone 'plastic bag'

FBI boss: We paid at least $1.2m to crack the San Bernardino iPhone

VidNice work, if you can get it

Come get your free Opera VPN (and bring along something to read)

Browser offers secure service, world + dog chokes up pipeline

Comcast stabs set-top boxes in the back, pipes directly into smart TVs

This wouldn't have anything to do with a recent FCC decision, would it?

Big Cable threatens to sue FCC: You can't stop us ripping off customers

Common standards for set-top boxes? Ha ha ha

SpyEye duo behind bank-account-emptying malware banged up

Billion-dollar Russian Trojan team in the tank for quarter of a century in the US

When is making $20bn in three months not enough? When your name is Google

Wall Street hammers Chocolate Factory for not hitting targets

Stalled cloud growth, software flatlining, hated Lumias unsold... It's all fine, says Microsoft CEO

In Soviet Redmond, phones rain on cloud

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