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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 doubles ad-hacking bounty

Small security snafus snuffed, try the tiny and technical
Darren Pauli, 17 Oct 05:29

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

Poodle Four new patches for open-source crypto libraries
Neil McAllister, 15 Oct 20:26

Software gurus: Only developers can defeat mass surveillance

Fowler, Dörnenburg urge devs to stick up for the users
Tim Anderson, 10 Oct 10:01

Malware analysts tell crooks to shape up and write decent code

Who writes their own crypto these days? Seriously!
Darren Pauli, 10 Oct 04:29

Google AXES AndroidScript app used by 20,000 STEM coders WITHOUT WARNING

Mountain View is paranoid about 'Android', apparently
Kelly Fiveash, 09 Oct 14:15

Want to break Netflix? It'll pay you to do the job

'Senior Chaos Engineer' sought to inflict all sorts of nasty, nasty, pain
Simon Sharwood, 09 Oct 01:32

Xamarin, IBM lob cross-platform mobile app dev tools at Microsoft coders

More gadgets to get C# apps running on Android, iOS, OS X
Tim Anderson, 08 Oct 21:19
School kids

What do teenagers love doing? That's right: Staying up all night ... debugging

And GitHub'll help some of 'em build and host software for free
Shaun Nichols, 07 Oct 23:48
Brute force

Holey? COWL! Boffins build boxes to hold sketchy JavaScript libs

Worried password_leak_hehe.js is going to spill your precious beans? Well, never fear...
Iain Thomson, 07 Oct 01:05

Bugzilla code critters blab your security sinners, warns Mozilla

Wouldn't it be a shame if your vulnerability database had a vu... patch now
Neil McAllister, 07 Oct 00:08


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
Smiling child with head in hands

BBC: We're going to slip CODING into kids' TV

Comment Pureed-carrot-in-ice cream C++ surprise
Dominic Connor, 01 Sep 15:56
Bonaparte Before The Sphinx

Siri: Helpful personal assistant or SERIAL APP KILLER?

Comment Will we even need apps any more?
Chris Mellor, 29 Aug 14:03

'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


Adobe unveils mobile app Cloud Atlas

Max 2014 Takes Creative Cloud to the MAX
Bob Dormon, 06 Oct 12:58

EU blesses $19bn Facebook-Whatsapp marriage

Yet it's not bothered about user privacy worries
Jennifer Baker, 03 Oct 11:44

Google's Eric Schmidt's shock confession: Steve Jobs is.... MY HERO

But Leonardo DiCaprio might not feel the same way
Jasper Hamill, 03 Oct 11:38

Internet of Things? Hold my beer, I got this: ARM crafts OS to rule them all

ARM TechCon New mbed operating system tries to pave over chip rivalries to lure in IoT startups
Chris Williams, 01 Oct 17:15

Twitter's Mesos brainbox joins data centre OS venture

PHDer whose web-scale idea went big in one year
Gavin Clarke, 26 Sep 11:38

Developers: Hands-on course to find out what Azure can do for you

Promo Microsoft offers free training 17 October plus weekly demos
David Gordon, 26 Sep 10:28

Xamarin sics army of 1,000 test devices on hapless mobile apps

Cloud-based testing service puts code through virtual wringer
Neil McAllister, 25 Sep 02:31

ARM gives Internet of Things a piece of its mind – the Cortex-M7

32-bit core packs some DSP for VIP IoT CPU LOL
Chris Williams, 24 Sep 01:29

Puppet-wearing devs: There's now an app (or two) for that

PuppetConf 2014 New tools aim to connect customers with IT automation utilities, services
Neil McAllister, 23 Sep 15:58
Steve Herrod, VMware CTO

Former VMware CTO Steve Herrod is now mobile API 'appy

Tell marketing to shove it and build your apps right, says virtualiser-turned VC
Simon Sharwood, 18 Sep 02:58
iOS 8

iOS 8 Healthkit gets a bug SO Apple KILLS it. That's real healthcare!

Updated Not fit for purpose on day of launch, says Cupertino
Shaun Nichols, 17 Sep 19:26

'Broken code' costs Yelp half a mil in child privacy dust-up with FTC

Busted age block in app is no excuse, says US watchdog
Shaun Nichols, 17 Sep 18:19

POW! Digia straps Qt into ejector seat, gleefully pulls handle

'Fly, my pretties' or 'Son, you're on your own'?
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Sep 07:02
Apple iPhone 6

iPhone 6 will make you fork over with Apple Pay if you want to BONK

No NFC access for third-party developers, apps
B&W film still of man with electric drill.

Is your data boring? MapR wants you to bore it back with Apache Drill

New release adds support for Google-y SQL-on-Hadoop tech
Neil McAllister, 16 Sep 12:00
Russian matyoshka dolls

Not appy with your Chromebook? Well now it can run Android apps

Google offers beta of tricky OS-inside-OS tech
Neil McAllister, 11 Sep 19:07