Airport staff are having to write flight information on whiteboards as screens go blank.
Staff forced to whiteboard in terminals as cloud connection goes TITSUP*
London Gatwick Airport’s shiny new cloud-based flight information display system had a hard landing this morning as its vision of the future was brought down to earth with a bump.…
The European Commission is planning stricter rules for social media companies.
Three SMS platforms? Oh Redmond, you spoil us
As Alexa and Cortana kicked off a conversation more awkward than the worst Tinder date and Visual Studio 15.8 dropped into the hands of delighted developers, what else happened last week at Microsoft?…
This is -- bar none -- the best-looking phone of 2018. And its slide-up camera takes great photos, too.
The Dutch fire brigade is called to help deal with a "fuming" Apple device.
Concerns that voters will see right through him ignored
Putting the digital into "digital secretary", Jeremy Wright has been slated to appear at the UK Tory party's annual gabfest as a hologram.…
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Getting an idea of what it takes to pass Ford's Tier 4 driver certification.
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Who, Me? Monday morning arrives once more for those of you holding the fort while colleagues are on holiday.So why not enjoy this extra special instalment of Who, Me?, El Reg’s weekly confessional column.…
The reported removal of thousands of apps follows criticism by Chinese state media.
New book details snatch for humanity's joystick
Book Review It has been 14 years since Google IPO'd, and nine since Donald Trump burst onto Twitter. It’s five years since both the Snowden NSA disclosures and the birth of Cambridge Analytica. Over this period we’ve had a series of major data breaches, media organisations disrupted out of existence, and the emergence of hacktivists and the alt right.…
The $99 mouse is designed with ergonomics in mind, but it's not a perfect solution for every desk.
Uninvited middlemen may be messing with message
Most people's DNS queries – by which browsers and other software resolve domain names into IP addresses – remain unprotected while flowing over the internet.…
With its swooping, eye-catching lines, Logitech's ergonomic mouse is a pleasure to look at and touch.
Logitech on Monday announced the MX Vertical, the first vertical mouse to come from the popular peripheral maker.
The mouse costs $99.99 and is available to pre-order on Logitech’s website as of Monday. Logitech says it will start shipping the MX Vertical to customers sometime in September.
With the finale just a week away, a lot of secrets could still be revealed in HBO's Southern gothic mystery. Spoiler-free up to Episode 7.
El Reg vulture's take on the upset at this year's Black Hat and DEF CON
Comment The hacking world's summer camp has ended. The last of the Black Hat USA, BSides Las Vegas, and DEF CON attendees and organizers have now left Sin City after a week of lectures, networking, and partying.…
When augmented reality becomes hospital visiting