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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 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

Influential scribe Charles Petzold: How I figured out the Windows API

Interview From Programming Windows to Xamarin Forms
Tim Anderson, 14 Oct 08:03

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
Miguel de Icaza at Xamarin Evolve

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


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


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

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

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
Neil McAllister, 16 Sep 19:57
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