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Ubuntu 14.10 tries pulling a Steve Ballmer on cloudy offerings

Oi, Windows, centOS and openSUSE – behave, we're all friends here
Gavin Clarke, 23 Oct 14:41

Lollipop unwrapped: Chromium WebView will update via Google Play

Speedier updates, and more Google control for Android
Tim Anderson, 23 Oct 14:18

Speaking in Tech: Too fat for MARS!

Podcast And Sarah HATES Doctor Who
Team Register, 23 Oct 13:37

Google opens Inbox – email for people too thick to handle email

Vid Print this article out and give it to someone tech-y if you get stuck
Iain Thomson, 22 Oct 22:43

Microsoft promises Windows 10 will mean two-factor auth for all

Sneak peek at security features Redmond's baking into new OS
Iain Thomson, 22 Oct 15:00

DEATH by PowerPoint: Microsoft warns of 0-day attack hidden in slides

Might put out patch in update, might chuck it out sooner
John Leyden, 22 Oct 14:16

Amazon rolls cloud and on-prem into single sign-on service

ActiveDirectory and Samba AWS bridge
Gavin Clarke, 22 Oct 11:09

Google+ goes TITSUP. But WHO knew? How long? Anyone ... Hello ...

Wobbly Gmail, Contacts, Calendar on the other hand ...
Kelly Fiveash, 22 Oct 09:13
Windows 10 start menu

Preview redux: Microsoft ships new Windows 10 build with 7,000 changes

Latest bleeding-edge bits borrow Action Center from Windows Phone
Neil McAllister, 22 Oct 01:02

Web developers: Special guests will give you a leg-up to Azure

Promo Weekly webinars becoming pleasantly crowded
David Gordon, 21 Oct 08:34

Opinion

Speaking in Tech: Too fat for MARS!

Podcast And Sarah HATES Doctor Who
The Queen Mother by Phil Houghton

Sign off my IT project or I’ll PHONE your MUM

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Honestly, it’s a piece of piss
Alistair Dabbs, 18 Oct 08:01
One Windows: Windows 10 will be delivered on multiple device types

Windows 10: Forget Cloudobile, put Security and Privacy First

Sysadmin Blog But - dammit - It would be insane to say 'don't collect, because NSA'
Trevor Pott, 14 Oct 15:16
A black hole

Take CTRL! Shallow minds ponder the DEEP spectre of DARK CACHE

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Hang on, there's a shortcut
Alistair Dabbs, 12 Oct 09:00

News

UNIX greybeards threaten Debian fork over systemd plan

'Veteran Unix Admins' fear desktop emphasis is betraying open source
Simon Sharwood, 21 Oct 05:02

Redmond top man Satya Nadella: 'Microsoft LOVES Linux'

Open-source 'love' fairly runneth over at cloud event
Neil McAllister, 20 Oct 23:45

Nobody wants to look at your boobs: Snapchat gets ads 'that interest you'

Time for users to HIT that self-destruct button?
Kelly Fiveash, 18 Oct 12:09

Ploppr: The #VultureTRENDING App of the Now

#VultureTRENDING This organic crowd sourced viro- social fertiliser just got REAL
#VultureTRENDING, 18 Oct 09:30

Sign off my IT project or I’ll PHONE your MUM

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Honestly, it’s a piece of piss
Alistair Dabbs, 18 Oct 08:01

Google offers sweet new SDK to let Android devs join 'Lollipop' guild

Includes Android 5.0 system images for Nexus kit
Neil McAllister, 17 Oct 19:23

Torvalds CONFESSES: 'I'm pretty good at alienating devs'

Admits to 'a metric ****load' of mistakes during work with Linux collaborators
Simon Sharwood, 17 Oct 07:31
Facebook privacy image

Facebook doubles ad-hacking bounty

Small security snafus snuffed, try the tiny and technical
Darren Pauli, 17 Oct 05:29
HP Pre 3 WebOS smartphone

HP to shutter webOS cloud services

When is a brick not a brick? When nobody cares, says HP
Simon Sharwood, 17 Oct 02:29
Panic button on keyboard

Disaster roster: OMG, are YOU SAFE? I dunno. Check Facebook

Zuck me, I feel a whole lot more secure today
Jasper Hamill, 16 Oct 18:02
A splash screen added to Win-OS/2 by the Novell NetWare client.

NetWare sales revive in China thanks to that man Snowden

If it ain't Microsoft, it's in fashion behind the Great Firewall
Simon Sharwood, 16 Oct 04:59

Admins! Never mind POODLE, there're NEW OpenSSL bugs to splat

Poodle Four new patches for open-source crypto libraries
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Speaking in Tech: Hey Satya. Have YOU relied on karma in YOUR career?

Podcast Meanwhile, 'control freak' flight attendants try to wreck Kindle usage
Team Register, 15 Oct 17:23
Microsoft Sway

Sway: Microsoft's new Office app doesn't have an Undo function

Review Content aggregation, meet the workplace ... oh
Tim Anderson, 15 Oct 11:01
Google Chrome logo

Chrome 38's new HTML tag support makes fatties FIT and SKINNIER

First browser to protect networks' bandwith using official spec
Scott Gilbertson, 15 Oct 10:17