8th October 2013 Archive

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  • Microsoft wades into cloud with new services, takes the fight to Amazon

    Stays mute on custom chips

    Cloud 08 Oct 00:02

  • Young? Been online five years? Congrats, you are the ELITE MINORITY

    Most of world's youth still not 'digital natives,' study finds

    Policy 08 Oct 00:06

  • DEATH WATCH counts down seconds to wearer's demise

    Kickstarter project to pinpoint the moment of your DOOM

    Hardware 08 Oct 01:14

  • Billionaire dumps Apple stock because Steve Jobs was 'really awful' guy

    The last person in the world to learn of Jobs' imperiousness flushes his investment

    Financial News 08 Oct 01:22

  • Judge smites IBM's anti-Amazon cloud campaign

    Big Blue's bid to freeze Bezos & Co out of contract struck down in court

    Cloud 08 Oct 02:12

  • AMD details new low-bucks, high-oomph graphics cards

    Two top-of-line cards still waiting in the wings

    Hardware 08 Oct 04:02

  • Cook invokes GHOST of STEVE JOBS in Apple-wide memo

    Fruity firm's chief reminds workers that his 'spirit' is in, er, Apple's foundations

    Bootnotes 08 Oct 04:58

  • Wikipedia Foundation exec: Yes, we've been wasting your money

    Editors should get dosh, bureaucrats get too much, says outgoing fundraising chief

    Software 08 Oct 07:04

  • UK bankers prep for cyberwar: Will simulate ATTACK on system

    One-day op will test stock market, payment bods' resistance to hackers

    Security 08 Oct 07:27

  • Listen, Google and Amazon: Soon we may not even use tape for COLD STORAGE

    Storage medium's resurgence may be temporary, says Chris Mellor

    Storage 08 Oct 08:04

  • Digital 'activists' scramble to build Silk Road 2.0, but drug kingpins are spooked

    We can hardly find a dealer, moan Blighty drug users

    Security 08 Oct 08:26

  • Techies with Asperger's? Yes, we are a little different...

    Solving fiendishly intricate tech problems? Love it. Office politics and subtext? No thanks

    CIO 08 Oct 09:03

  • Sales dive at UK's oldest tech wholesaler: PC crash splashes Northamber in red

    Chairman Phillips 'unable to give clear view of immediate way forward'

    The Channel 08 Oct 09:27

  • Microsoft TechDays Online: block out your calendar

    Free training for devs and pros on Nov 6-8

    Developer 08 Oct 09:43

  • Microsoft watches iPads flood into world's offices: Right, remote desktop clients. It's time

    Windows Server 2012 R2 embraces iOS and Android

    Applications 08 Oct 09:59

  • Reseller giant Misco puts UK workers at risk of redundancy – sources

    Accounts, buyers and customer services bods on three-month notice, claim our moles

    The Channel 08 Oct 10:17

  • Android adware that MUST NOT BE NAMED threatens MILLIONS

    Software's 'aggressive' slurps, vulnerabilities are so BAD, researchers won't ID it

    Security 08 Oct 10:37

  • Brew me up, bro: 11-year-old plans to make BEER IN SPACE

    What's the point of having a pint if you can't drink it?

    Science 08 Oct 10:58

  • Space boffins boycott Kepler 'scope talks after US bans Chinese guests

    NASA says no to China delegates due to 'national security concerns'

    Government 08 Oct 11:18

  • Brit boson boffin Higgs bags Nobel with eponymous deiton

    Colleague joins Poirot as memorable Belgian

    Science 08 Oct 11:36

  • 4 Brits cuffed after shutdown of internet drug shop Silk Road

    Blighty's National Crime Agency on arrests of first UK suspects: 'Many more to come'

    Law 08 Oct 11:58

  • Bling, bling, it's HTC here: Clear us a place on the gold phone bandwagon

    Another blingmobe 'chings into play as part of limited edition set

    Phones 08 Oct 12:27

  • Alcatel-Lucent slashes 10,000 jobs worldwide

    Axe swings high in EMEA as troubled telco seeks out profits

    Cloud 08 Oct 12:58

  • LG starts producing flexible, curvy displays you can STROKE

    Need to get 'em on handset before Samsu.. Do people even WANT curvy smartphones?

    Phones 08 Oct 13:23

  • AVG, Avira and WhatsApp pwned by hacktivists' DNS hijack

    Chatty, security-conscious surfers sent to pro-Palestine website instead

    Security 08 Oct 13:57

  • UK plant bakes its millionth Raspberry Pi

    But are they being used by youngsters or nostalgic fortysomethings?

    Hardware 08 Oct 14:28

  • Microsoft hands out $28K to bug-hunters

    Help us actually squish 'em and reap even bigger rewards – Redmond

    Security 08 Oct 15:03

  • China softens duty-free stance to revive global IT trade talks

    Deal aims to cut tariffs on $800bn of worldwide ICT trade

    Financial News 08 Oct 15:37

  • White House promises glitch fix for Obamacare website

    HealthCare.gov to get 'more servers', 'better software'

    Government 08 Oct 15:58

  • The LUN must DIE. Are you with me, storage bods?

    You want multiple LUNs for our terabyte+ database - are you HIGH?

    Storage 08 Oct 16:24

  • NSA data centre launch delayed as power surges 'melt metal, zap racks'

    'Flash of lightning inside a 2-foot box' causes year-long delays

    Data Centre 08 Oct 17:09

  • EVault offers FlexPod users armoured cloud

    Yeah baby, we can make it rain data. Guaranteed

    Storage 08 Oct 19:48

  • Wheels literally FALL OFF solar race contender

    Dutch dominate with 800km daily drive

    Science 08 Oct 20:03

  • Zend gifts devs with open source API wrangling kit

    Apigility lets devs lasso APIs and keep them in check

    Developer 08 Oct 20:22

  • Intel loves the 'internet of things' – if the 'things' have Quarks and Atoms in them, anyway

    Chipzilla wants Intel Inside EVERYTHING

    Cloud 08 Oct 20:37

  • COMET DIAMONDS from SPACE found in Libya's glass desert

    First ever find of cometary stuff on Earth

    Science 08 Oct 21:02

  • RIP charging bricks: $279 HP Chromebook 11 charges via USB

    Now you'll need a PC to charge your phone, ebook reader and ... er, laptop

    Laptops 08 Oct 21:22

  • Oz government knew about PRISM BEFORE Snowden leaks

    Spies knew spies were spying before whistleblower blew whistle!

    Government 08 Oct 21:46

  • Australian teams burn up the road on solar car race

    Four of five locals remain in the hunt for glory

    SPB 08 Oct 22:02

  • Microsoft Office on iPad: U can't touch this (yet) says Ballmer

    It's coming, but Redmond won't say when

    Applications 08 Oct 22:43

  • SEC asks Affiliated Computer Services to step aside, snaps on rubber glove

    Xerox exec, 2 others receive Wells notices

    The Channel 08 Oct 22:49

  • AWS' Glacier and RedShift creep into to Australia

    Latency matters for data deep freezes? Who knew?

    Cloud 08 Oct 23:18