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Uni-ditching teens are COMING FOR YOUR JOBS
Jasper Hamill, 14 Aug 11:39

How to promote CSIRO's ICT in Schools in your community

Vulture South is closing in on its target to find volunteers to help teach tech in schools
Simon Sharwood, 11 Aug 23:47

Everyone's an IoT expert but now there's a certificate to prove it

Cisco creates Certification of Things for industrial sensor-footlers
Simon Sharwood, 08 Aug 01:26

Facebook wants Linux networking as good as FreeBSD

Help The Social NetworkTM make the kernel better
Richard Chirgwin, 07 Aug 04:01

LinkedIn settles missed overtime pay case: Will pay $6m to staffers

US Dept of Labor: It violated Fair Labor Standards Act

NICTA man explains why he volunteers for CSIRO's ICT in Schools

'I feel fantastic after the sessions - It's the best part of my job' says volunteer
Simon Sharwood, 04 Aug 22:46

The Register is HIRING technology hacks for the WORLD

Live on Earth? Want to be a Vulture? Enquire within
Lewis Page, 01 Aug 08:35

Pleased to meet you. I'm Joe Bloggs, MVP, vExpert, Cisco Champ

What a mouthful. Do customers care? Six title-holders quizzed
Simon Sharwood, 30 Jul 07:28

MoJ IT workers 'n' pals extend strike action over privatisation

Fears of cuts when shared services gig moves to Steria
Paul Kunert, 29 Jul 12:55

Pinterest diversity stats: Also pale and male (but not as much as Twitter)

Cats'n'flowers site latest to admit white men rule its roost
Jasper Hamill, 25 Jul 13:32

Microsoft's MCSE and MCSD will become HARDER to win

Redmond decides it won't replace Masters certifications, so lesser certs get more rigour
Simon Sharwood, 22 Jul 05:28
Mark Zuckerberg

'Oh my god – Mark Zuckerberg wants to meet me'

QuoTW 'The Swiss have got no great interest in working with Apple'

Dammit, Foxconn: Where's our 1 MILLION-strong robot ARMY?

'Foxbots' just aren't good enough to take up the slack
Jasper Hamill, 09 Jul 13:02
Siri cell phone response

Devs: Fancy a job teaching Siri to speak the Queen's English?

Spik propa lyk dis blud innit, ya get me?
Jasper Hamill, 27 Jun 06:02

Opinion

Beats headphones

IT blokes: would you say that LEWD comment to a man? Then don't say it to a woman

Opinion How not to make a TOTAL ASS of yourself at tech shows
Happy woman at a computer

Please work for nothing, Mr Dabbs. What can you lose?

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Free at last! (Thank God I don’t have to work for) free at last!
Alistair Dabbs, 02 May 10:03
A crowd, photo by Ben Schumin

VMware loses top community man Troyer

A marketer even Trevor Pott likes is going freelance with his success formula
Trevor Pott, 02 May 05:29
The Tanami Desert en route to Willowara

TELEPOCALYPSE as Australian carriers shed jobs with horrible speed

Blame the re-invention of the NBN for giving telco-land pause in the worst possible way
Richard Chirgwin, 30 Apr 22:02

News

Bankers bid to use offshore temp techies

WikiLeaks publishes Financial Services Annex to 50-nation Trade in Services Agreement
Simon Sharwood, 20 Jun 01:58

Hey! Where! are! the! white! women! at!? It's! Yahoo!

In non-tech jobs, that is – still mostly white men running Marissa Mayer's web biz
Shaun Nichols, 18 Jun 00:57

Non-techies: The cute things they say

Reader's corner 'OK, smartass, the firewall is blocking the proxy server.'
Drew Cullen, 14 Jun 11:34

Join me, Reg readers, and help me UPGRADE our CHILDREN

Appeal Think of the children? I just did, says Dom Connor
Dominic Connor, 13 Jun 15:59

Dream job ad appears: Data wrangler for Square Kilometre Array

Curtin University seeks extreme sysadmin for Murchison 'scope
Richard Chirgwin, 11 Jun 22:57

Remember Control Data? The Living Computer Museum wants YOU

Vintage coders required break out the oscilloscopes and revive ancient kit
Richard Chirgwin, 10 Jun 03:28

Google TOO WHITE and MALE, says HR boss, looking in mirror

'We are not where we want to be when it comes to diversity'
Shaun Nichols, 29 May 00:09

I am an IT generalist. Am I doomed to low pay forever?

Readers' corner Help your fellow reader sell his skills to future employers
Drew Cullen, 17 May 11:37

You, YES YOU, could be Australia's very own Edward Snowden

ASIO is hiring Sysadmins who understand VMware and Active Directory
Simon Sharwood, 15 May 22:45

Scariest NSA revelation yet: Spooks are RUBBISH at CIPHERS

'Encrypted' Tweet takes world+dog a moment or two to solve
Richard Chirgwin, 06 May 06:28

Please work for nothing, Mr Dabbs. What can you lose?

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Free at last! (Thank God I don’t have to work for) free at last!
Alistair Dabbs, 02 May 10:03

VMware loses top community man Troyer

A marketer even Trevor Pott likes is going freelance with his success formula
Trevor Pott, 02 May 05:29
The Tanami Desert en route to Willowara

TELEPOCALYPSE as Australian carriers shed jobs with horrible speed

Blame the re-invention of the NBN for giving telco-land pause in the worst possible way
Richard Chirgwin, 30 Apr 22:02
School of Rock

Brain surgery? Would sir care for a CHOC-ICE with that?

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Education is nothing to be scared of, as Adam Ant (almost) said
Alistair Dabbs, 25 Apr 11:55
Some Silicon Valley guy: wants creators to pay him, so he can get even richer

From corporate bod to startup star: The 10-month gig that changed everything

What I learned as a techie in my time away from globo firms
Dave Mandl, 25 Mar 09:01
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO

Facebook snubbed Google's Silicon Valley wage-strangle pact, Sheryl Sandberg claims

Report details letter COO wrote to court addressing 'no-compete deal' lawsuit
Shaun Nichols, 25 Mar 02:01

Another day, another nasty Android vuln

Memory corruption mess can brick your mobe
Richard Chirgwin, 25 Mar 00:35

Barclays warns freelance techies of DOUBLE DIGIT rate cut

'IT was a car crash before, so this isn't going to get any better' - sources
Paul Kunert, 11 Mar 11:31

VMware announces compulsory bi-ennial VCP recertification

Downside: more time and money; Upside: VMware hints at two-yearly release cycle

Sysadmins and devs: Do these job descriptions make any sense?

Industry lobby group defines skills used in 25 common IT jobs
Simon Sharwood, 09 Mar 22:02

Who earns '$7k a month' but can't even legally drink? A tech intern!

Glassdoor reveals astonishing salaries of Silicon Valley undergrads
Jack Clark, 28 Feb 20:58
management project5

Your CIO is now a venture capitalist and you work at their startup

This just happened without you changing job, by the way
Simon Sharwood, 27 Feb 07:18