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Microsoft boots 1,500 dodgy apps from the Windows Store

DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS! DEVELOPERS! Naughty, misleading developers!
Simon Sharwood, 28 Aug 05:02

Twitter gives ANALYTICS to the unwashed masses

Obsessing over hit counts no longer just for advertisers and celebrities
Shaun Nichols, 28 Aug 00:59

Scratched PC-dispatch patch patched, hatched in batch rematch

Windows security update fixed after triggering blue screens (and screams) of death
Iain Thomson, 27 Aug 19:35

Not so Instagram now: Time-shifting Hyperlapse iPhone tool unveiled

Facebook photos app now able to shoot fast-moving vids
Shaun Nichols, 27 Aug 07:01

Why has the web gone to hell? Market chaos and HUMAN NATURE

Worstall on Wednesday Tim Berners-Lee isn't happy, but we should be
Tim Worstall, 27 Aug 06:05

Google ghostly graphics haunt Image search

'Technical issue' sees NBA star, car crash pic, in search for pancakes
Darren Pauli, 27 Aug 05:32

VMware puts VDI in the woodchipper

VMWorld 2014 Project Fargo and CloudVolumes shred VDI storage requirements
Simon Sharwood, 26 Aug 23:58

Google kicks PowerPoint in the fondleslab

Slideware side blow to Apple, too
Jasper Hamill, 26 Aug 21:06

Apple promises to lift Curse of the Drained iPhone 5 Battery

Have you tried turning it off and...? Never mind, here's a replacement
Jasper Hamill, 26 Aug 14:02

Sin COS to tan Windows? Chinese operating system to debut in autumn – report

Development alliance working on desktop, mobe software
OUT-LAW.COM, 26 Aug 10:29

Linux turns 23 and Linus Torvalds celebrates as only he can

No, not with swearing, but by controlling the release cycle
Simon Sharwood, 26 Aug 07:02

GitHub.io killed the distro star: Why are people so bored with the top Linux makers?

LinuxCon 2014 Raise your hand if you're interested – liar!
Neil McAllister, 25 Aug 18:47
Suitcase bulging with cash

This is how I set about making a fortune with my own startup

Doing my own 'ting Would you leave your well-paid job to chase your dream?
Damon Hart-Davis, 25 Aug 12:00

Opinion

Bonaparte Before The Sphinx

Siri: Helpful personal assistant or SERIAL APP KILLER?

Comment Will we even need apps any more?
Taxi Driver

Uber, Lyft and cutting corners: The true face of the Sharing Economy

Analysis Casual labour and tired ideas = not really web-tastic
Andrew Orlowski, 29 Aug 09:09

'Stop dissing Google or quit': OK, I quit, says Code Club co-founder

+Comment And now a message from our sponsors: 'STFU or else'
Andrew Orlowski, 28 Aug 11:58

Why has the web gone to hell? Market chaos and HUMAN NATURE

Worstall on Wednesday Tim Berners-Lee isn't happy, but we should be
Tim Worstall, 27 Aug 06:05

News

China hopes home-grown OS will oust Microsoft

Doesn't much like Apple or Google, either
Richard Chirgwin, 25 Aug 01:01

Red Hat: ARM servers will come when people crank out chips like AMD's 64-bit Seattle

LinuxCon 2014 Standards to lift data center boxes out of device doldrums
Neil McAllister, 22 Aug 20:45

Microsoft parts Azure cloud, reveals NoSQL doc database

We're not in a relational world anymore, Dorothy
Gavin Clarke, 22 Aug 13:26

Obama's healthcare.gov savior says: 'No suits please, we're techies'

Mikey Dickerson plans change in move from Google to running government IT
Iain Thomson, 21 Aug 23:20

Microsoft refuses to nip 'Windows 9' unzip lip slip

Look at the shiny Windows 8.1, why can't you people talk about 8.1, sobs an exec somewhere
Shaun Nichols, 21 Aug 20:07

Linux duo land $54m VC Xamarin cash bag

A 'pretty strong signal,' says CEO
Gavin Clarke, 21 Aug 14:01

Microsoft, Google link arms on browser vid chat

ORTC: Skype without, ummm, Skype?
Richard Chirgwin, 21 Aug 05:03

Storage, chip slingers pledge allegiance to Linux, open source

LinuxCon 2014 Linux Foundation swells ranks, coffers
Neil McAllister, 21 Aug 02:01

Linux Foundation says many Linux admins and engineers are certifiable

LinuxCon 2014 Floats exam program to help IT employers lock up talent
Neil McAllister, 20 Aug 20:28

Look, no client! Not quite: the long road to a webbified Vim

Programming the Web, Pt. III Building in the browser
Scott Gilbertson, 20 Aug 08:30
Galileo, engraving by Samuel Sartain

Intel's Raspberry Pi rival Galileo can now run Windows

Behold the Internet of Things. Wintel Things
Gavin Clarke, 19 Aug 17:28
OneNote for Android

Eat up Martha! Microsoft slings handwriting recog into OneNote on Android

Freehand input on non-Windows kit for the first time
Neil McAllister, 19 Aug 16:10
Tools

EnterpriseDB chucks devs free tools to craft NoSQL web apps with PostgreSQL

Prebuilt AWS image comes with all you need preconfigured
Neil McAllister, 19 Aug 07:01

Munich considers dumping Linux for ... GULP ... Windows!

Give a penguinista a hug, the Outlook's not good for open source's poster child
Simon Sharwood, 19 Aug 00:09
Lock security

Linux kernel devs made to finger their dongles before contributing code

Two-factor auth enabled for Kernel.org repositories
Neil McAllister, 18 Aug 23:44
Angry woman on mobile

MongoDB tosses support lifeline to open source downloaders

'Don't want our Enterprise Edition? No problem!'
Neil McAllister, 18 Aug 22:07
bsodforwrap

The Return of BSOD: Does ANYONE trust Microsoft patches?

Sysadmins, you're either fighting fires or seen as incompetents now

Google straps on Jetpac: An app to find hipsters, women in foreign cities

Choc Factory slurps Instagram-trawling social travel app