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Australia cyber minister wants Asia to define new global laws of digi-war

Interdependence of nations give the region incentive to go beyond Budapest Convention

Astroboffins discover that half of the Milky Way's matter comes from other galaxies

'We could consider ourselves space travelers or extragalactic immigrants'

Greek police arrest chap accused of laundering $4bn of Bitcoin

Russian Alexander Vinnik thought to be handling proceeds of Mt Gox bust

GitHub wants more new contributors, because that's what GitHub is for

'I started an eternal flamewar over code brackets and all I got was this stupid badge'

Microsoft adds all of Windows – including Server – to extended bug bounty program

Hyper-V tops the Most Wanted list with $250k price on its head

'SambaCry' malware scum return with a Windows encore

CowerSnail' opens garden variety backdoors rather than mining BTC

Twitter's twits turned troll's tech taunt into thought-provoking tonic

Node SummitBehind the scenes of web upstart's shift from Scala to Node.js

NASA lights humongous rocket that goes nowhere ... until 2019

VidThird Space Launch System engine controller declared a success

Cisco bugs leave network automation vulnerable to attack

Packet snooping, certificate slip, and denial-of-service

Smoking hot Galaxy S8 and storage sales fire Samsung to flaming brilliant quarter

Operating profit up 73 per cent to record US$12.68bn as smartmobe buyers go large

OnePlus cash equals 5: Rebel flagship joins upmarket Android crew

ReviewAll the details on the less cheap-as-chips device

You need to assemble a crack AI team: Where do you even start?

Building a team to build your machine smarts

Seagate offloads ClusterStor data-nomming plaything on Cray

An HPC product line is for life, not just for Christmas

Facebook may print money but thirsty Wall Street wants more

AnalysisMonetising video... RU serious, Zuck?

Uneasy rest the buttocks on the iron throne. Profits plunge 14% at Sky UK and Ireland

Meanwhile firm signs up 97k mobile customers

Corporate IMer Slack pockets $250m from SoftBank and pals – report

Reports throw cold water on Amazon buyout rumours

Microsoft previews Azure Container Instances – with per-second billing

Easier containers on MS's cloud – but Linux-only for now

Strong and stable, my arse. UK wobbles when coping with ransomware

Even worse than France. FRANCE!

Flash... Nu-uh! Tech folk champing at the bit to switch off life support

But others ain't so pleased

Disgraced Entatech founder Jason Tsai tossed in the clink for contempt of court

Claimed 'cognitive dysfunction' to try dodge jail

You know what’s not so throttled at O2? UK sales. They're up 2.6%

Firm chips away at debt after Three flog-off squashed

Wawaweewa! Huawei shifted 73m handsets in first half of year

Up 20%, contributing $15.58bn to networking giant's coffers

Mainframes, PCs, mobes tickle Fujitsu revenues in the right direction

Big overall profit turnaround in spite of x86 server slump

UK.gov: You can't have our drone test results because... er, security

UAV firms and campaigners slam opaque decision-making

The opsec blunders that landed a Russian politician's fraudster son in the clink for 27 years

Black HatPro tip from the US DoJ: Don’t reuse passwords

Bezos' bonkers bank of bucks beats big Bill's brilliant billionaire bundle

UpdatedPresident Broflake won't be happy about it

Hackers can turn web-connected car washes into horrible death traps

Black HatYeah, boss, I took care of him. I had him waxed. Literally

Microsoft: Get in, IT nerds, you're now using Insider builds and twice-annual Windows rollouts

Trust us, we never screw anything up

Big Cable falls into wormhole to alternate universe, sends back blog post about USA's amazing broadband

AnalysisYou are wrong about internet speeds. Love, NCTA

We're into lap 21 and Node.js features have again overtaken those attempting to teach it

Node SummitCommunity races to keep docs current

Intel, Amazon, Twitter: Your 60-second guide to today's financial-gasm

The good, the bad, and the Dorsey

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