Business

Mobile broadband giants blow $45bn on Uncle Sam's finest air

FCC closes spectrum auction with four-times more dosh than it had dreamed of
Shaun Nichols, 29 Jan 22:58

Microsoft to invest in Android firmware upstart Cyanogen

Redmond to back firm sworn to 'take Android away from Google'
Neil McAllister, 29 Jan 22:00

NXP flings sueball at Marvell over Xbox NFC chips

IP lawfare takes on new dimension – but for why?
Simon Rockman, 29 Jan 17:05

EMC reports mixed results, fingers axe: 'Reduction in force' planned

+Comment SEC filing didn't how many were for the chop
Chris Mellor, 29 Jan 16:40

CommVault CEO: Quick, throw me some more sales reps

Plummeting profits problem prevails for the data company
Chris Mellor, 29 Jan 12:44

Citrix: Hmmm, profit down 30%? Right. 900 HEADS WILL ROLL

Virtualisation biz axing workers, certain leases and products

Shouty investor Elliott looms over software veteran Informatica

+Comment Activists to the left, big data the right
Chris Mellor, 29 Jan 11:05

Revenues dip at CGI Group: It was Obamacare that did it

Last year's contract win, that is. Profits are up, though
Kat Hall, 29 Jan 10:44

'YOUTUBE is EVIL': Somebody had a tape running, Google...

Analysis Cellist Zoë Keating strikes back with YouTube transcript
Andrew Orlowski, 29 Jan 10:02

Your gran and her cronies are 'embracing online banking' – study

Really? Even 100-year-olds, claim clipboard wielders
OUT-LAW.COM, 29 Jan 09:05

Opinion

Spinning rust into gold: WD profit grows ... though sales dip

+Comment Rival Seagate being outsold by Milligan’s Mob
Chris Mellor, 28 Jan 13:04

YOU. Your women are mine. Give them to me. I want to sell them

Something for the Weekend, Sir? YouTube's copyright killjoy bots amok
Alistair Dabbs, 24 Jan 07:30

News

Telstra: we don't collect the metadata the government wants now

So much for A-G Brandis' 'this'll be easy for telcos to collect' argument
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jan 06:53

Trans-Pacific trade treaty close to signoff says USA

Japan offers America a side of rice, but nasty copyright provisions remain
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jan 03:57

Facebook's mobile ad bonanza brought it record returns in 2014

Social network Zucked up more cash than ever
Neil McAllister, 29 Jan 01:33

Facebook kills pic of Mohammed weeks after Zuck's Je suis Charlie!

Don't harm the profit, I mean, prophet. No, wait, profit
Iain Thomson, 29 Jan 00:58

Amazon's new WorkMail for enterprise: Another Fire dud – or a Kindle?

If there's one thing we all really need, it's another enterprise mail service, right Exchange?
Shaun Nichols, 29 Jan 00:15

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 CPU dumped from flagship smartphone

While China woes rumble on: Watchdog on one hand, deadbeat partners on the other
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 22:56

Man trousers $15,000 domain name for $10.99 amid registry cockup

Nice little earner once he flogs it – before everyone gets real tired of gTLDs
Kieren McCarthy, 28 Jan 22:25

Turnbull's Digital Transformation Office has NO PLAN, but awesome power

There's a mission statement-y kind of thing and an FAQ but that's it for now
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jan 21:47

IBM jobs axe: 'The cuts have STARTED and are spreading' sigh staff

Here comes Ginni Rometty to chop off your head
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 21:10

Let's be clear, everyone: DON'T BLOCK Wi-Fi, DUH – FCC official ruling

We're jammin' and I hope this jam is gonna last ... NOPE!
Iain Thomson, 28 Jan 19:47

Spinning rust into gold: WD profit grows ... though sales dip

+Comment Rival Seagate being outsold by Milligan’s Mob
Chris Mellor, 28 Jan 13:04

Hungry UK IT biz, VC firm to swallow former Ericsson arm Damovo – sources

Daisy Group to take UK ops, Oakley Capital the rest: tipsters
Paul Kunert, 28 Jan 11:02

Five years of Sun software under Oracle: Were the critics right?

Oracle-Sun anniversary They said Java, MySQL and Solaris were all doomed
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 10:02
Crop of doctor with pen and clipboard

Care.data refuseniks will be DENIED CANCER SCREENING invites

Exclusive Your privacy or your life. Pick one, says omnishambolic NHS project
big droplets falling from rain cloud

VMware cracks US$6bn for the year, says SaaS will slow growth

New businesses are doing well, but cloudy cash comes in spurts
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jan 02:57
George Brandis

Australian spookhaus ASIO could retain private data FOREVER

Intelligence oversight chief points out omission in metadata retention bill
Richard Chirgwin, 28 Jan 02:26