12th November 2012 Archive

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  • Google hit with $AUD200k defamation damages

    Ad giant's own witness confessed removing dodgy search results is easy

    Law 12 Nov 02:54

  • Intel plans Core i7 bare bones mini-PCs

    'Guts of an ultrabook' inside 'Next Unit of Computing' machines

    Hardware 12 Nov 04:17

  • Tech support blog removes Toshiba manuals after legal letter

    Laptop-maker says service manuals contain proprietary info

    Law 12 Nov 04:30

  • India gets $25 Android tablet

    British Aakash 2 will reach millions of students, thanks to subsidies

    Hardware 12 Nov 05:16

  • China's IP boss says West distorts piracy problem

    "We're really trying, and you're not helping"

    Law 12 Nov 05:31

  • TXT war hits India in time for Diwali holiday

    Airtel bans rivals' messages from its network after Spam attacks

    Networks 12 Nov 05:48

  • Quarter of Brits don't believe that cell towers improve phone reception

    Potty idea. My radio doesn't need towers everywhere

    Mobile 12 Nov 06:01

  • Judge: Your boss has no right to your emails held by a third party

    Unless you've signed something. And they can find it

    Law 12 Nov 06:26

  • iPhones now 'safe' for Restricted UK.gov info, but not Secret

    iOS 6 hasn't yet done the job on RIM

    Security 12 Nov 07:01

  • Mini retail empire Micro Anvika implodes, one shop to be shopped

    Administrator sets about demolition of London landmark

    The Channel 12 Nov 07:29

  • Hong Kong web host jailed for DDoS stunt

    Attempt to market anti-DDoS kit with DDoS attack on Stock Exchange backfires

    Security 12 Nov 07:32

  • Slideshow: A History of Intel x86 in 20 CPUs

    From 1971 to 2012, the chips that built the PC revolution

    Hardware 12 Nov 08:00

  • EU mobe warning system for imminent disasters won't work on iPhone

    Zombie attack? Don't worry, you'll be notified. Silently

    Mobile 12 Nov 08:27

  • Comet administrator Deloitte triggers ejector seats under 330 staff

    Hello, you're through to customer suppooooooooaaaa

    The Channel 12 Nov 08:54

  • One in four don't clean their stinky old browsers - especially Firefoxers

    Mens sana in browsere sano, says Kaspersky

    Security 12 Nov 09:19

  • When GiffGaff falls over, is it even news any more?

    Or should we only report when it works for a bit

    Mobile 12 Nov 09:40

  • How to spot a terrible tech boss within SECONDS

    El Reg job expert Dom Connor returns with more top interview advice

    Jobs 12 Nov 10:01

  • Man, 19, cuffed after burning Remembrance poppy pic is Facebooked

    Mass roundup of 4chan users next? #poppycock

    Law 12 Nov 10:13

  • Ofcom sets auction timetable: UK's 4G monopoly will end in June

    New kit going up now: Hope it works on the right freqs

    Mobile 12 Nov 10:38

  • Vendors must break code of silence on software's biggest FAILS

    Sick of marketing? Let the devs speak

    Software 12 Nov 11:00

  • Surface sales 'modest' so far, Ballmer modestly admits

    But that's not the story. Let's talk Intel fondletops!

    Hardware 12 Nov 11:15

  • BBC places news chief and her deputy beyond use in Savile row

    Latest DG leaps overboard from rudderless behemoth

    Media 12 Nov 11:29

  • European HP workers take IT giant to court over 'high handed' job cuts

    Staff reps aim to force bosses back to the table

    The Channel 12 Nov 11:44

  • Steady Antarctic ice growth 'limits confidence in climate predictions'

    Top NASA, Brit boffins probe baffling polar mystery

    Science 12 Nov 11:47

  • Liberator: the untold story of the first British laptop part 1

    Taking over the typing pool

    Vintage 12 Nov 12:01

  • Unexpected curiosity cripples Molyneux app

    Curiosity's server gives out

    Media 12 Nov 12:10

  • Star Wars VII: The Disney Movie signs Toy Story III script genius

    Did we really write that? Must be true then

    Media 12 Nov 12:17

  • English Defence League website 'defaced, pwned' by hacktivists

    'Lists of supporters and donors to be public soon'

    Security 12 Nov 12:38

  • Elemental origins glimpsed in 12 beellion year old supernova

    Astronomers zero in on primal matter factories

    Science 12 Nov 13:02

  • Goatse.cx opens up again - as an email provider

    Want absolutely NO ONE to read your mail?

    Bootnotes 12 Nov 13:22

  • Take action on climate change OR THE PANDA GETS IT

    Cuddly bamboo-scoffing bears under threat

    Science 12 Nov 13:38

  • 'Perfect' INVISIBLE SHED stuns boffinry world

    Not a cloak. Not strictly invisible either, at that

    Science 12 Nov 13:56

  • Samsung turns screws on Apple, hikes A6 processor price 20%

    Advantage of being a company that actually makes stuff

    Hardware 12 Nov 14:17

  • Nvidia launches not one but two Kepler2 GPU coprocessors

    Uncloaks Tesla K20, K20X extreme oomphers for servers, workstations

    HPC 12 Nov 14:39

  • RIM sets date for BlackBerry 10 reveal

    New models on show too

    Mobile 12 Nov 14:49

  • Coders grill Herb Sutter on future of C++ at Microsoft

    Sorry about the .NET thing, chaps

    Developer 12 Nov 15:01

  • Google to refund some pre-price drop Nexus 7 buyers

    Two-week window opened

    Hardware 12 Nov 15:06

  • Accelerators tag team in Top500 supercomputer CPU smackdown

    Titan cuts down Sequoia with Tesla K20X GPUs

    HPC 12 Nov 15:19

  • UK's planned copyright landgrab will spark US litigation 'firestorm'

    Sneak peep inside photographers' letter to Minister

    Media 12 Nov 15:39

  • Microsoft rolls out always-on Skype for Windows Phone 8

    Yet another way to let people contact you ALL THE TIME

    Mobile 12 Nov 15:57

  • What a clockup! Apple's Swiss clock knock-off clocks up $21m fine

    Swiss railways laughing all the way to the Swiss bank

    Law 12 Nov 16:29

  • Blizzard blasts 'frivolous' security lawsuit

    Account Authenticator charge unfair, claims gamer

    Games 12 Nov 16:34

  • Vulture bags Storagebod, downloads his data centre

    Corporate adventures in media-land for Reg readers' pleasure

    Storage 12 Nov 17:17

  • Did hackers uncover Petraeus' saucy affair webmails before FBI?

    Biographer minx previously exposed in Stratfor caper

    Security 12 Nov 17:24

  • Mellanox stretches InfiniBand across campuses, metro areas

    Adds baby FDR switch, grafts Layer 3 onto Ethernet switches

    HPC 12 Nov 17:41

  • Hey, start-ups: Why do you only cater to storage SIZE QUEENS?

    We shouldn't assume that object-stores should be large

    Storage 12 Nov 18:06

  • AWS lands in Sydney, at a price

    Local support office coming in 2013, perhaps to explain 'cloud tax'

    Cloud 12 Nov 19:07

  • Kim Dotcom's Mega pops up AGAIN, now in New Zealand

    Kiwi-hosted site to be 'powered by legality'

    Networks 12 Nov 20:08

  • Report: McAfee founder wanted for murder in Belize

    Police seek eccentric millionaire after Luger head-shot

    Law 12 Nov 20:10

  • Intel uncloaks 'highest performance' desktop processor

    Overclockable on new 'Stormville' motherboard – if you dare

    Hardware 12 Nov 20:23

  • CSIRO scales 50 Mbps wireless broadband to 16 nodes

    Top wireless boffin too diplomatic to recommend for NBN

    Networks 12 Nov 20:45

  • Acer lowballs on price with Celeron-powered C7 Chromebook

    Google finally breaks sub-$200 price point

    Hardware 12 Nov 21:42

  • Intel Xeon Phi battles GPUs, defends x86 in supercomputers

    A hoard of wimpy Pentium cores do the math for brawny Xeons

    HPC 12 Nov 22:04

  • Ninefold fires back at AWS with US launch

    Minnow versus whale

    Cloud 12 Nov 22:07

  • New report warns of SCADA CYBERGEDDON*

    *In the worst case.

    Security 12 Nov 23:00

  • Want to improve your software testing? Automate the tools, love-up the developers

    Test early, test often

    ALM 12 Nov 23:00

  • Oracle: Get your Red Hat Linux patches from us, it's easier

    New service lets public browse kernel fixes

    Operating Systems 12 Nov 23:02

  • 'iPhone 5S' said to begin trial production next month

    Not a tasty enough rumor? Well, how about an Apple 'iTV' before mid-year?

    Hardware 12 Nov 23:17

  • Supersymmetry takes an arrow to the knee

    Hiding places get narrower

    Science 12 Nov 23:28

  • AMD fires off crazy-fast FirePro double-whammy GPU card

    Aimed at servers and heavy-duty workstations

    HPC 12 Nov 23:55