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Australia's new insta-pay scheme has insta-lookup of any user's phone number

UpdatedPayID operator says it's a feature that sends money to the right person. It's a bug that harvests data, say others

Crims pull another SWIFT-ie, Indian bank stung for nearly US$2m

City Union Bank now reckons it has ‘adequate enhanced security’

Arista almost done with Cisco workarounds as revenue and profit soar

Borg attack repelled, Microsoft and cloud are now Prime Directive (and cash source)

Google's robo-CTRL-ALT-DEL failed, hung networks and Compute Engine for 90 minutes

And then along came a good old flesh and blood human!

Microsoft reveals 'limitations of apps and experiences on Arm' – then deletes from view

No Windows customization, no Hyper-V, no 64-bit x86 emu

Developer recovered deleted data with his face – his Poker face

Who, Me?Salesperson-suddenly-turned-coder learned social skills can be more important than technical skills

Juniper's 2018 spring collection: Switches, security, and subs

Daaahlink! Cloud was so 2017. This year is about multicloud

Oracle open-sources DTrace under the GPL

Which makes lots of sysadmins' fave tracing tool cool for Linux

UK.gov calls on the Big Man – GOD – to boost rural broadband

Digi Sec decrees: Thou shalt put a mast on your spire to boost connectivity

Good luck, have fun: Thanks Xeon SP, now SPEC benchmarks blurt out hundreds of results

CommentWe're supposed to sift through this without a tool?

Farts away! Plane makes unscheduled stop after man won't stop guffing

Flatulence takes the wind out of budget Dutch airline's wings

Storage snow big deal? Products vendors hope will sleigh, pole position startups and more

Ice to meet you, storage fans. This was your week

US docs show Daimler may have done a Dieselgate – German press claims

Cars detect when it is on a test routine – reports

UK.gov's Brexiteers warned not to push for divergence on data protection laws

As PM lacks specifics on UK’s desired ‘adequacy-plus’ deal

*Wakes up in Chrome's post-adblockalyptic landscape* Wow, hardly anything's changed!

Web still looking pretty toxic

When Samsung reveals the S9 at MWC, at least try to act surprised

Is there anything you don't already know?

Facebook's big solution to combating election ad fraud: Snail mail

Lo-tech brainwave 'won't solve everything', says biz

Opportunity knocked? Rover survives Martian winter, may not survive budget cuts

Long-lived robot throws 5,000 sol party. Beancounters not invited

Iiyama reanimates LCD cartel lawsuit corpse, swings it at Samsung

Court of Appeal: Can't kick this out, let's have a trial

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