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Tintri files for US$100m IPO but warns losses will likely keep coming

Admits costs set to rise and that it faces entrenched deep-pocketed competition

UK PM May's response to London terror attack: Time to 'regulate' internet companies

Internet offers terrorist hatemongers 'safe space to breed' says PM

Azure Backup cuddles up real close to Windows Server

Cloudy backup, now with data de-dupe, Windows System State restore and free egress

Earth resists NASA's attempts to make red and green clouds

Strontium release dogged by normal boring clouds that blocked boffins' view

Silicon Graphics' IRIX and Magic Desktop return as Linux desktop

'Maxx Interactive Desktop' lets you relive the workstation wars and maybe do serious work

The open source community is nasty and that's just the docs

Survey of ~6,000 contributors also finds widespread harassment, gender imbalance

EU wins approval to waste €120m on pitiful public Wi-Fi

Opinion€120m for the bin...

IBM: ALL travel must be approved now, and shut up about the copter

Forget 'value or biz justification' says UK GTS chief

Enterprise patching... is patchy, survey finds

How difficult can it possibly be? Very, apparently

The biggest British Airways IT meltdown WTF: 200 systems in the critical path?

It's not the velociraptor you can see that kills you

Russian data scientist unable to claim £12,000 prize in Brit competition

Defence Science and Tech Lab accused of 'discriminatory' rules

First-day-on-the-job dev: I accidentally nuked production database, was instantly fired

Um. Who put production credentials in onboarding doc?

Foxconn, Amazon, Apple join Toshiba chip plant feeding frenzy

Meanwhile, Tosh shoves WDC's stake back, mutters 'keep it'

NetApp puts everything it's got into a hyperconverged box

'NetApp HCI' takes all of its best bits and wraps them around compute and vCenter

Oil and lube firm offers to ease pains of frustrated office workers

Emo Oil targets overheated marketeers and frigid FM specialists alike

Partners tearing their hair out over Dell EMC invoice system borkage

Unable to raise orders following database merge few weeks ago

NASA brainboxes work on algorithms for 'safe' self-flying aircraft

Where's my self-driving plane? Nowhere, it's a feasibility study*

UK PM Theresa May's response to terror attacks 'shortsighted'

You can't make the internet more and less safe at the same time

Europe's looming data protection rules look swell – for IT security peddlers. Ker-ching!

Info safeguards to ramp up spending, say beancounters

Do cops need a warrant to stalk you using your cellphone records? US Supremes to mull it over

Armed robbery case goes to America's highest court

Class clowns literally classless: Harvard axes meme-flinging morons

Uni gives kids a lesson they'll never forget after spreading stupidity on Facebook

HPE claims new gen-10 ProLiants have more mem persistence, more secure server firmware

Will they live up to the promise, though?

Wowee, it's Samsung's next me-too AI gizmo: The Apple HomePod

WWDCYet another belated entry into the creepy interactive snooping speaker world

Uber bros pull out wallet, $32.5m later the 'Safe Rides' row is over

Dial-a-ride biz settles Cali background checks lawsuit

If you live in a network lab, you'll get gigabit NBN over HFC soon

Cable networks' upgrade to DOCSIS 3.1 inches a step closer

AT&T cuts fresh deal with 17,000 CWA strike-threat union workers

But labor worries aren't over yet

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