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Hey, here's some face-tracking tech from Samsung you probably won't find creepy at all

It's cool! It's fine! It'll be open source, we swear, says chaebol
Shaun Nichols, 26 Nov 06:38

Apple seeks patent for user-configurable progress bar

Slow software will be made to 'fess up to FAILS
Simon Sharwood, 26 Nov 03:58

NSA SOURCE CODE LEAK: Information slurp tools to appear online

Now you can run your own intelligence agency
Neil McAllister, 25 Nov 21:38

Whistling Google: PLEASE! Brussels can only hurt Europe, not us

+Analysis And Commish is VERY pro-Google. Why should we worry?
Andrew Orlowski, 25 Nov 09:37

Who's been writing in my apps? Googlilocks builds new apps-tracker

Google offers new dashboards for Work and frees Zix crypto
Darren Pauli, 25 Nov 08:02

Google's elves work on Santa to rein(deer) in grinchware

Unofficial app sorts niceware from naughtyware
Simon Sharwood, 25 Nov 01:58

How secure is Docker? If you're not running version 1.3.2, NOT VERY

UPGRADE NOW to fix vuln found in all previous versions
Neil McAllister, 25 Nov 00:01

Google's Chrome to pull plug on plugins next September

Firing squad scheduled for ancient Netscape tech
Neil McAllister, 24 Nov 22:41

Woman who stung Tinder with sex-pest sueball stings again – with rival Bumble app

'Other apps are full of creepy guys' ... Oh, honey no you didn't
Kieren McCarthy, 24 Nov 20:37

New Snapchat Snapcash service inspires amateur PORN STARS

Profitless firm puts hopes in tip jar
Jasper Hamill, 24 Nov 14:36

We have a winner! Fresh Linux Mint 17.1 – hands down the best

Review Beats Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Elementary
Scott Gilbertson, 24 Nov 12:31

HTML5 vs native: Harry Coder and the mudblood mobile app princes

Developers just want their ideas to generate money
Matt Asay, 24 Nov 12:03

You stupid BRICK! PCs running Avast AV can't handle Windows fixes

Fix issued, fingers pointed, forums in flames
Simon Sharwood, 24 Nov 08:32

Opinion

Whistling Google: PLEASE! Brussels can only hurt Europe, not us

+Analysis And Commish is VERY pro-Google. Why should we worry?

HTML5 vs native: Harry Coder and the mudblood mobile app princes

Developers just want their ideas to generate money
Matt Asay, 24 Nov 12:03
OpenStack's "Dope 'N Stack" campaign

Speaking in Tech: Biz bods chat LIVE from OpenStack Summit

Podcast Is it 'still a box of razor blades'? Hear it from biz bods
Team Register, 05 Nov 13:46
Total Recall outside on Mars scene

Eye laser surgery campaigner burned by Facebook takedown

+Comment Are you really judge, jury, and executioner, Zuck, or just plain dumb?
Kelly Fiveash, 05 Nov 13:31

News

First in line to order a Nexus 6? AT&T has a BRICK for you

Black Screen of Death plagues early Google-mobe batch
Neil McAllister, 21 Nov 22:46

Hunt for Higgs Boson and dark matter now starts ON YOUR SOFA

CERN releases large hadron collider data and virtual machine to crunch it
Simon Sharwood, 21 Nov 06:02

Google releases 'Divide' to conquer mobile devices, messaging

Chocolate Factory already good at division: review scores for gCal have gone OFF A CLIFF
Simon Sharwood, 21 Nov 03:02

Roll up, roll up, Microsoft's rolled up dozens of OS fixes

Linux VMs over 2TB now possible and Cloud Platform gets a scaled-up cleanup
Simon Sharwood, 21 Nov 01:59

Nexus 7 fandroids tell of salty taste after sucking on Google's Lollipop

Web giant looking into why version 5.0 of Android is crippling older slabs
Shaun Nichols, 20 Nov 22:54

Google, Rockstar to bury zombie Nortel patent lawsuit

Ceasefire called in anti-Android skirmish
Neil McAllister, 20 Nov 22:08

Euro digi chief 'H-dot' #twitterfail: 'My favourite app is the weather app'

Oettinger's attempt to follow Ansip goes titsup
Jennifer Baker, 20 Nov 16:59

Be real, Apple: In-app goodie grab games AREN'T FREE – EU

Cupertino stands down after Euro legal threats
Jennifer Baker, 20 Nov 15:03

Download alert: Nearly ALL top 100 Android, iOS paid apps hacked

Attack of the Clones? Yeah, but much, much scarier – report
John Leyden, 20 Nov 13:57

Webcast: Managing identity to drive business

Join us in the Reg Studios on 26 November
David Gordon, 20 Nov 13:10

All ABOARD! Furious Facebook bus drivers join Teamsters union

You can't poke me, I'm part of the union
Jasper Hamill, 20 Nov 11:14
Mozilla Firefox

Bada-Bing! Mozilla flips Firefox to YAHOO! for search

Microsoft system will be the default for browser in US until 2020
Neil McAllister, 20 Nov 03:02
Office 365 video portal

Microsoft adds video offering to Office 365. Oh NOES, you'll need Adobe Flash

Lovely presentations... but not on your Flash-hating mobe
Tim Anderson, 19 Nov 12:44
Chameleon

Ceph-starter Suse to enter software-defined storage market

Linux vendor aims to take on EMC with commodity storage
Neil McAllister, 19 Nov 04:02
iPad Psycho image

HORROR! Imagine if anyone could find out EVERYTHING you EVER tweeted

Cripes. Engineers open up ALL microblurts since 2006
Apple Watch

Get your CLOCK out, you coders: Apple emits Watch dev kit

Time to get to work making Tim Cook et al even wealthier
Iain Thomson, 19 Nov 00:33
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Microsoft: Your Linux Docker containers are now OURS to command

New tool lets admins wrangle Linux apps from Windows
Neil McAllister, 18 Nov 22:27

Mozilla, EFF, Cisco back free-as-in-FREE-BEER SSL cert authority

Let’s Encrypt to give HTTPS-everywhere a boost in 2015
John Leyden, 18 Nov 18:02