Simon McDougall bags top innovation role at Information Commish
The UK’s data protection watchdog has chosen the managing director of an IBM-owned risk management biz, Promontory, to lead its technology policy and innovation team.…
It’s almost as good as an Iron Man suit.
SmartThings is back with another round of smart-home products and an improved SmartThings hub.
It's no (crypto)miner offence
Cheap Android smartphones aren’t just bad for the environment because they’re destined for landfill - they might also cause problems because they come laced with ineffective but battery-life destroying crypto-mining crud.…
It's not even been a week.
Three sites offering retro games have gone offline following legal action.
Time to dab your wrists with a little eau de flash
It took a globally and organically sourced supplier base to create the perfume de storage we set before you, distilled from everything worth knowing over the past seven days on this tech news beat.…
The major smartphone launch season is upon us and one of the first out of the gates is the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, immediately taking over the top spot in our list of best smartphones.
It's a little bit faster and more comfortable, but this is still the same fun-loving Miata we know and love.
Microsoft Surface Go review: This shrunken-down Surface is fun and practical, but more expensive than it looks - CNET
The Surface Go from Microsoft is fun and practical, but not as inexpensive as you might think.
Trade secrets are trumping personal liberty
DEF CON American police and the judiciary are increasingly relying on software to catch, prosecute and sentence criminal suspects, but the code is untested, unavailable to suspects' defense teams, and in some cases provably biased.…
The technology is bringing together addicts and health workers who would otherwise struggle to meet.
Tampering with two lines of code unveiled a serious bug which could lead to full system compromise.
Sign up and start raising wonga now
If you want to help some of the most vulnerable people in the country and bed down with some of the smartest, you’ve got seven weeks to sign up for the 2018 Byte Night sleepout.…
The rising cost of labor is reportedly another factor.
Staffer learns hard way: boss jokes don't mix well with infosec demos
Who, Me? Welcome again to Who, Me?, where we invite Reg readers to begin the week crossing their fingers it will be better than those of our featured techies.…
Carefully omits to mention the Land of the Free
DEF CON Rob Joyce, the former head of the NSA’s Tailored Access Operations hacking team, has spilled the beans on which nations are getting up to mischief online.…
So what are we going to do about it? Anything?
Reg Lectures Trolls, fake news, Russian bots, radicals – there's plenty to put you off going online.…
Police seek mentor-like techies to help talented kids
UK police are looking to cybersecurity firms to help implement a strategy of steering youngsters away from a life in online crime.…