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US schools' IT systems drop out after weekend firmware update misery

Three-day outage sparked by bungled software rollout for data-center gear

ICANN takes Whois begging bowl to Europe, comes back empty

Rude awakening – yet again – for American DNS supremo

Bargain-happy Brits snub big four mobile network operators

Plucky MVNOs snag top five spots for customer satisfaction

Information-Centric Networking boffins celebrate successful Cypriot trial

Live-traffic gives information-centric networking a boost

DON'T PANIC! America's net neutrality won't be ending today after all

You'll have to wait until, well, next month, for the end of the internet as we know it

Community Fibre wins £18m from UK.gov infrastructure fund

Plans to hook up 500k Londoners to 1Gbps speeds in 4 years

Google kills off domain fronting – and so secure comms just got tougher

Cloud tech tweaks end anti-censorship workaround

Nominet drains mug of tea, leans back, calmly explains how to make Whois GDPR-compliant

.UK registry not entirely sure what all the fuss is about

BT pushes ahead with plans to switch off telephone network

Consultation next month following plan to shift Brits over to VoIP

Cisco snuffs Spark, renames it 'WebEx Teams'

Roundup And Huawei's given carriers a 14G network (it does 2G to 5G and we did the sums)

OK, this time it's for real: The last available IPv4 address block has gone

Now for the last time, will you all please shift to IPv6?!

Hortonworks unfurls tool to cut grunt work, let firms spend more time rolling in juicy data

And *checks watch* of course it'll be really useful for GDPR

Cisco casts an eye over IoT protocol landscape: Everything the light touches is ours

Managing Things, with intent

US government weighs in on GDPR-Whois debacle, orders ICANN to go probe GoDaddy

Yeah that oughta do the trick

'Uncarrier' T-Mobile US to un-carry $40m for bumpkin blower bunkum

FCC levies fine equivalent to 32 hours of quarterly profit

Net neutrality advocates freak out as lobbyists pull rug from California's draft net neutrality law

Legislation 'could have been written by AT&T and Comcast'

Whois is dead as Europe hands DNS overlord ICANN its arse

Can we still have a GDPR moratorium, asks US domain-name body

Having ended America's broadband woes, the FCC now looks to space

Satellite operators reminded they need permission to relay broadband internet. Looking at you, Swarm…

Small UK firms laying fibre put BT's Openreach to shame – report

But former state monopoly still the biggest single investor

Defence of the Dark Fibre Arts: Ofcom delays plans to force BT to open its network

None of the ISPs wanted the 'remedy'

What most people think it looks like when you change router's admin password, apparently

Whopping 82% have never changed theirs – survey

Testing, one-one-one-one. Yep, you're ready for net news nuggets

Cloudflare fixes its DNS, Mellanox at NAB, Palo Alto shopping and more packets of presentation layer

Juniper admins: Pour that hipster gin and settle in for a session

April patch bunch offers lucky thirteen fixes, mostly for Junos OS

Angry Australians, in the .au registry, with the vote of no confidence: CEO, execs face ousting

We pull the covers off latest problems within Oz 'net body

Google wants to gobble up Nokia's airborne broadband biz – reports

Potential deal said to be at an 'advanced stage'

Hey, so Europe's GDPR privacy deadline for Whois? We're going to miss it ... by a year or so

Internet registries and registrars provide terrible timeline

Can't view memes on London-Southampton train? It's the worst line for mobile coverage

Signal still off the rails

Cisco bulks up routers for carriers struggling with CDN traffic

IOS XR gets an SDN injection to help things out, too

Lib Dems, UKIP's websites go TITSUP* on UK local election launch day

Updated NationBuilder outage: Political parties, candidates across world affected

Twitter whacks 270,000 terror accounts, majority flagged by internal tools

But warns political meddling risks damaging free speech

O2 wolfs down entire 4G spectrum as pals fiddle with their shiny 5G band

UK mobe operators fling £1.3bn at Ofcom auction

nbn™ CEO pleads with staff to control costs in ‘seeya later’ letter

Teases research showing the NBN is creating jobs, especially for self-employed women

nbn™ loses its head: CEO Bill Morrow bails

With the build mostly done, he reckons it’s the right to time to hand over to a new leader

Cloudflare touts privacy-friendly 1.1.1.1 public DNS service. Hmm, let's take a closer look at that

Updated We'll share query data, but only with these really trustworthy researchers

SpaceX has a good day: Successful launch and FCC satellite approval

Latest lift-off will see rocket sinking and a ship playing catch

BT to slash landline rentals by 37%... for the broadbandless

Even me nan has the interwebz

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