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Windows 10 Linux Distribution Overload? We have just the thing

Processes, Services, Installations: One UI to rule them all. Almost.

I wish I could quit you, but cookies find a way: How to sidestep browser tracking protections

Chrome, Safari, Opera, Tor Browser at risk to various levels

GitHub goes off the Rails as Microsoft closes in

Analysis Ruby shop turns to Go, Java, and Kubernetes for platform makeover

Distro inferno: Debian's still rocking at 25

Sleeker, slimmer and now a bit greyer

Rimini Street slapped with ban in Oracle copyright dispute

Big Red awarded $30m legal fees as judge slams support biz's 'significant litigation misconduct'

Using Microsoft's Hybrid MDM? Er, not for much longer

You will move to Intune on Azure. You have one year to comply

Google shaves half a gig off Android Poundland Edition

Always believe in Go ...

Google bod wants cookies to crumble and be remade into something more secure

Shifting session identifiers into HTTP works, but Facebook and others won't be happy

Visual Studio gains some go-faster stripes for Android emulation

F#, TypeScript 3.0 and more go from preview to release with 15.8

Linux 4.18 arrives fashionably late while Zorin OS shines up its Windows

Wanting some Linux love, but just can't let that Windows 10 desktop go? Come this way...

Apple pulls iOS 12 beta 7 after less than 24 hrs

Devs reported performance issues then...

Hello darkness my old friend, what happened last week in Redmond?

For Skype Classic, not the sound of silence

Dropbox plans to drop encrypted Linux filesystems in November

Updated Penguinistas mobilise against decision to support only EXT4

Google keeps tracking you even when you specifically tell it not to: Maps, Search won't take no for an answer

Location, location, location!

Windows is coming to Chromebooks… with Google’s blessing

The host with the most

Database ballsup: NHS under pressure over fresh patient record error

Thousands of discrepancies reported between two databases

Oracle-botherer Rimini Street throws off credit shackles, plans 'aggressive' sales drive

Revenues, clients up in Q2 2018

Julia 0.7 arrives but let's call it 1.0: Data science code language hits milestone on birthday

You-hoo, Pythonistas and Rsters

For all the excitement, Pie may be Android's most minimal makeover yet – thankfully

Analysis Less disruptive and accessible, with added Clippy

Researcher found Homebrew GitHub token hidden in plain sight

'Kid, take a nap, I have a project to save'

Pleasant programming playground paves popular Python path

Shrew'd thinking: Code Shrew helps peeps who want to, or need to, gobble a slice of Py

Edge, Azure and Windows Phone receives a Telegram. Yup, it's the week at Microsoft

Managed Disks? Pick a size, any size...

Well, this makes scents: Kotlin code quality smells better than Java

Google-backed language seeps into Android apps, improves programming craftmanship

Amazon, ditch us? But they can't do without us – Oracle

Battle of database rivals fuelled by reports marketplace monster is flying off Big Red

Apple takes an axe to its App Affiliate Program

Review sites? Who needs 'em! Fanbois need never leave the App Store again

Peace pays dividend for OpenWRT as 'baseline' release lands on servers

Libre Linux for wireless, embedded kit unforks OpenWRT and LEDE

2TB or not 2TB: Microsoft fiddles with OneDrive as competition offers twice the storage

But they'll throw in copy of Excel to work out when space'll run out

Microsoft: We've almost dug Your Phone out behind sofa. But will it make Insiders app-y?

More a 'Droid photo-copier than an iMessage slayer... for now

Linux kernel 4.18 delayed: Bug ate my rc7, says Linus Torvalds

Kernel broken, so Penguinista-in-Chief reverted 4.18-rc7

Riddle me this: TypeScript's latest data type is literally unknown

Version 3.0 improvements in Microsoft's lang also include pumped up tuples

Brit competition bods to probe Experian and ClearScore merger

£275m credit-check borg must wait for watchdog approval

Span hits F#, LinkedIn gets mumbly, and UWP (yes, it's still clinging on) furnished with new toys

Microsoft wants everyone to be Fluent in this week's round-up

Microsoft devises new way of making you feel old: Windows NT is 25

Absurd hardware requirements and compatibility problems aplenty. Sound familiar?

Early experiment in mass email ends with mad dash across office to unplug mail gateway

Who, me? 'So if I pressed Send now, it would go to all of them?' asks trigger-happy tech

Microsoft celebrates a bumper financial year ... by making stuff pricier

On-premises and cloud users, prepare to be adjusted

This is the contract you've been looking for: Pentagon releases JEDI bids

Single-award contract could run for up to a decade, worth a possible $10bn

Some of you really don't want Windows 10's April 2018 update on your rigs

It's been three months and 16% have their heels firmly planted

Another German state plans switch back from Linux to Windows

Lower Saxony says 'auf wiedersehen, pinguin'

Yakety-yak app HipChat whacked in Slack chat chaps' tech snatch pact

Slack swallows Atlassian's blueprints for biz apps – which now face the axe

Oracle puts release of new freebie mini-database on ice to work out kinks

Issues 'too severe' to launch this summer

Windows 10 Insiders see double as new builds hit the deck – with promises to end Update Rage

Farewell Redstone. Hello, er, 19H1?

Oracle Database 18: Now in downloadable Linux flavour

Oh, and Windows, but cool kids don't use that

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