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RIP Charles Wang: Computer Associates cofounder dies aged 74

Cancer claims life of the poster child for computing excess

Two weeks before Chrimbo? When Dell V-Class shareholders get to vote on THAT deal

Vote to sell DVMT or swap the stock for a newly public Dell set for 11 December

F***=off, Google tells its staff: Any mention of nookie now banned from internal files, URLs

No sex, please, we're the Chocolate Factory

41% of Brit biz: Setting up a price-rigging cartel is all good... isn't it?

Competition regulator: Yeah, no

Brit smart meter biz blamed Apple's iPhone 7 launch for its late taxes

And you know what? The judge agreed with them

Oz intel committee: Crypto-busting is only bad if you're a commie, and we're not by the way

Comment El Reg listened to the whole depressing folly so you don't have to

Sounds like a massive, risky scheme, but let's not keep too many tabs on it, OK?

Spending watchdog slams transparency and record-keeping on major projects

European Commission: We've called off the lawyers over Ireland's late collection of Apple back taxes

Case closed month after Apple coughs $14.3bn in 'illegal State Aid'

SAP: We're all about the cloud – never mind those stagnating software numbers

German ERP giant's revenues up, operating profits down

Brace yourself, Britain: Health minister shares 'vision' for NHS 'tech revolution'

National Programme for IT Mark 2?

SCISYS sidesteps Brexit: Proposes Irish listing to keep EU space work rolling in

Irish eyes won't be smiling that much – operations and taxes are staying in Blighty

Ding ding! Round Two: Second annual review for transatlantic data flow deal Privacy Shield

Talks to cover oversight, enforcement, US surveillance

UK defence secretary ponders £50m hit to terminate Capita recruiting contract

Army short of 5,000 grunts, MPs warned

Softcat warns of Brexit cloud forming over UK tech, vows: If prices rise, we'll pass them on...

...ahem, as is 'normal in our industry' to press ahead with online smut checks (but expects £10m in legals in year 1)

If you punt 33% pr0n or less, you're in the clear, say draft rules

Find these, er, appealing? takes red pen to spy court rules, asks for Parliament's OK

New right to appeal findings of Investigatory Powers Tribunal

Dell Tech: We'll let shareholders vote on VMware deal in Q4

Icahn hardly believe it

Get your popcorn ready: IBM's Q3 financial scoreboard is out tonight

'Mainframe revenue remains a key wild card' – analyst

As angels, rich dudebros suck: 1 in 5 Y Combinator women tech founders say they were sexually harassed

Surprising nobody, survey finds investors think they're buying more than a slice of a startup

Icahn to Dell investors: You can't touch this DVMT offer

Undervalues tracker stock by $11bn, quips: 'Peace better than war but I still enjoy a good fight'

The march of Amazon Business has resellers quaking in their booties

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 'To team up with Amazon is like to team up with the devil'

Cabinet Office: Forget about Verify – look at our 3,000 designers (and 56 meetups)

Digital government? Not sure how it is for you, but it's been great for us

That 'Surface will die in 2019' prediction is still a goer, says soothsayer

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 Message for the fu-ture-ture-ture asks: Are sadistic AI price-bots ganging up on you?

Come with me if you want to be ripped off

HP Ink CEO: That $550m Apogee buy was to stop rivals slurping it

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 Oh, and we need A3 sales skillz

Shortages, price rises, recession: Tech industry preps for hard Brexit

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 Is it Project Fear? Tech trade doesn't seem to think so

The good news: PC sales went up a little worldwide, say Gartner crystal-ball-gazers

The bad news: PC sales went down a little, says IDC

Phew! Digital ad revenues to save Amazon's business model – analyst

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 Finally, Jeff Bezos can sleep easy on his cash pillow withdraws life support from flagship digital identity system

RIP Verify. Finally

PC makers: Intel CPU shortages are here to stay ... for six months

Canalys Channels Forum 2018 If it's not one DRAM thing, it's another

SoftwareONE goes Comparex: When one Microsoft reseller giant buys another

Two Redmond wranglers sitting in a tree...

More than a third of Euro IT pros worry about keeping server lights on

IT shifts from a back office to core of operations, says survey

Surprising no one, Google to appeal against European Commission's €4.34bn Android fine

We'll just take our time here

LinkedIn has a Glint in its eye and cash burning a hole in its pocket

Microsoft's social-media-for-suits platform snaps up employee engagement startup

Oz comms minister muses that 'net might need more regulation

Also: Internet Australia blasts crypto-busting bill

UK High Court blocks iPhone Safari privacy suit against Google

'Google You Owe Us' hopes to appeal in cookie-muncher case

IBM won't grow, says analyst firm while eyeing flatlining share price

Only a third of its revenues at most come from 'growth areas'

HMRC rapped as Brexit looms and customs IT release slips again

Public Accounts Committee 'concerned' businesses haven't been told how to prepare

Dell Tech: We have a plan B for bog standard IPO

Contingency plan in place if VMware investors don't like reverse merger proposal

The only way is up, baby: IBM UK sales down, profit down, headcount down

Not as Big in Blighty in 2017 but still plenty to be Blue about

Iron Mike Pence blasts Google for its censor-happy Dragonfly Chinese search engine

Wait until the Veep finds out what Apple is doing for them

Cambridge Analytica's daddy pleads not guilty to ignoring data notice

Trial set for next January

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