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24th > November > 2017 Archive

Firefox to warn users who visit p0wned sites

Do you really want to go there? And does Mozilla, which hasn't figured out how to do this and preserve security, privacy

SurfaceBook 2 battery drains even when plugged in

Microsoft's power pack can't deliver the juice fast enough to keep up

Boss made dirt list of minions' mistakes, kept his own rampage off it

On-CallIt was more of a RAM-page, actually, and it crashed a mainframe

Fujitsu imagines adjusting your rear view mirror for better hearing

Yes, hearing: vibrating glass turns mirror into 'superdirective speaker'

Linus Torvalds on security: 'Do no harm, don't break users'

Fixing for the sake of security alone means 'all your work was just masturbation'

Munich council finds €49.3m for Windows 10 embrace

Open source dream officially dies in Bavarian city

10 years of the Kindle and the curious incident of a dog in the day-time

Something for the Weekend, Sir?Feel the full weight of Jerusalem, base cur!

A certain millennial turned 30 recently: Welcome to middle age, Microsoft Excel v2

Launched a million business plans, sank Lotus...

Another toothless wonder? Why the UK.gov's data ethics centre needs clout

Budget confirmed its creation, but where does it fit in?

'Treat infosec fails like plane crashes' – but hopefully with less death and twisted metal

We never learn from incidents, says Europol security adviser

BOFH: The trouble with, er, windows installs

Episode 16The numbers don't lie...

EU's data protection bods join the party to investigate Uber breach

UK.gov told to sever ties with 'grubby, unethical' company

UK emergency crews get 4G smartmobes as monkeys attempt to emerge from Reg's butt

Samsung inks deal to give crews up to 250k handsets

Digital Entrepreneur Awards help UK tech cop an eyeful of... WTF?

The 1970s called, it wants its dancers back

Seek 'passion' and tech skills will follow, say recruiting security chiefs

Infosec staffing needs a shot in the arm

Business as usual, says Aruba veep after Meg exits daddy HPE

Networking subsidiary insists everything is Just Fine

Dark fibre arts: Ofcom is determined to open up BT's network

AnalysisBut will it make a difference?

156K spam text-sending firm to ICO: It wasn't us, Commissioner

Get fined £45,000 by Brit regulator anyway

Forget Sesame Street, scientists pretty much watched Big Bird evolve on Galápagos island

New finch species developed in just two generations

Activist investor rages at Mellanox for dismissing Marvell's advances

AnalysisWhy won't you let us create value for shareholders?

Plans to thwack Official Secrets Acts smacked: Journo-gagging reform postponed

Why do we mention thrashing in the 'best schools'? Read on

UK spy court ruled immune from judicial review – for now

Judges reject Privacy International's case against Investigatory Powers Tribunal

Military test centre for frikkin' laser cannon opens in Hampshire

In other news, shares in mirror manufacturers have soared

Team Trump goes in to bat for Google and Facebook

What swamp?

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