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'The capacitors exploded, showering the lab in flaming confetti'

58 min 4 sec ago
In 'On-Call' techies blame users for messes. In 'Who, me?' it's all your own fault

Who, me? Welcome to the very first edition of “Who, me?” a new Reg column we hope will prove as entertaining as our Friday On-Call tales of tech support gigs gone wrong.…

Smut site fingered as source of a million US net neutrality comments

1 hour 53 min ago
Bad news for the FCC because the site has 55 staff and doesn't hand out email addresses

SHMOOCON 2018 A new analysis of the comments made on the United States Federal Communications Commission's consultation on the future of net neutrality has shown the whole process of public comments was fatally flawed.…

Job ad for designer proves its point with MS Paint shocker

2 hours 41 min ago
It’s the visual equivalent of "10 PRINT 'Developer Wanted'"

The City of Los Angeles has sparked plenty of chuckles with a job ad for a “Graphics Designer” that shows how desperately a new hire is needed by apparently using Microsoft Paint to illustrate the opportunity.…

Meltdown/Spectre week three: world still knee-deep in something nasty

3 hours 25 min ago
And years away from safety

It’s now almost three weeks since The Register revealed the chip design flaws that Google later confirmed and the world still awaits certainty about what the mistakes mean and what it will take to fix them.…

China flaunts quantum key distribution in-SPAAACE by securing videoconference

5 hours 53 min ago
Satellite carries keys to Graz

China has revealed more detail of its much-hyped satellite quantum key distribution network.…

Linux 4.15 becomes slowest release since 2011

6 hours 18 min ago
It needs a ninth release candidate, thanks in part to Meltdown and Spectre

Linus Torvalds has decided that Linux 4.15 needs a ninth release candidate, making it the first kernel release to need that much work since 2011.…

Europe waves through Qualcomm's NXP slurp

6 hours 51 min ago
Chip-maker promises to play nice with others to secure deal

Qualcomm's NXP Semiconductor has been cleared by European Commission regulators, which makes it pretty much a done deal.…

New Zealand joins the Space Race

8 hours 42 min ago
Sunday success for local launchers Rocket Labs

New Zealand has joined the list of spacefaring nations, courtesy of a US-Kiwi startup called Rocket Lab.…

Hey American business, here's how to use blockch ... sorry - we've been shut down

8 hours 55 min ago
NIST delays advice and is very, very sorry about 2013 crypto SNAFU

ShmooCon 2018 The political maneuvering that has shut much of the US government has delayed the National Institute of Standards and Technology's planned release of guidance about the risks and rewards of blockchain technology.…

Unlocked: The hidden love note on the grave of America's first crypto power-couple

January 20, 2018 - 9:58am

Shmoocon 2018 Among the 400,000 graves at the Arlington National Cemetery – a solemn US military graveyard in Virginia – lies the final resting place of cryptography pioneers William and Elizebeth Friedman.…

Cyber-coin crackdown continues: Commission charges couple crypto-currency company chiefs concerning 'conned' customers

January 20, 2018 - 3:00am

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is the latest financial watchdog to haul into court companies in the virtual currency space.…

Twitter breaks bad news to 677,775 twits: You were duped by Russia

January 20, 2018 - 1:19am
Election manipulation wasn't as bad as feared – it was worse

Twitter says it will warn hundreds of thousands of tweeters who deliberately or inadvertently interacted with Kremlin bots during the 2016 US presidential election.…

FCC drops idiotic plans to downgrade entire nation's internet speeds

January 20, 2018 - 1:02am
US regulator won't pretend that mobile networks are equivalent to landlines

Analysis America's favorite government watchdog – the Federal Communications Commission – has backtracked on plans to downgrade the entire country's internet, agreeing to maintain its current definition of what is broadband speed.…

In Soviet California, pedestrian hits you! Bloke throws himself in front of self-driving car

January 19, 2018 - 11:45pm
We're not sure why but maybe it will become a thing

While commuter buses ferrying Apple and Google employees have been rerouted to avoid being shot at – reportedly with a pellet gun – GM Cruise has had less success keeping one of its self-driving cars out of harm's way.…

America restarts dodgy spying program – just as classified surveillance abuse memo emerges

January 19, 2018 - 10:21pm
There is literally nothing decent in this story

Analysis The US Senate reauthorized a controversial NSA spying program on Thursday – and then, because it's 2018 and nothing matters any more, embarked on a partisan battle over a confidential memo that outlines Uncle Sam's alleged abuse of surveillance powers.…

OnePlus minus 40,000 credit cards: Smartmobe store hacked to siphon payment info to crooks

January 19, 2018 - 8:48pm
Chinese biz scrambles to tear down injected theft script

OnePlus today confirmed thieves siphoned tens of thousands of people's credit card numbers from its online store.…

Talk about a positive mental pl-attitude: WD Ultrastars shed disks without hit to capacity

January 19, 2018 - 6:03pm
Revitalises midrange nearline air-filled tech

Western Digital Corp's HGST unit has brought out 4 and 6TB nearline platter-reduced disk drives with an 8TB drive on the way.…

Internet giants removing 70 per cent of reported hate speech, crows European Commission

January 19, 2018 - 5:35pm
But we might still drum up some new regs, so keep it up

Tech firms are removing more hate speech faster than before – so now EU lawmakers want them to improve their feedback to users.…

Is the writing on the wall for on-premises IT? This survey seems to say so

January 19, 2018 - 5:06pm
Suppliers, time to consider that SaaS and/or public cloud angle

Research outfit 451 has run a survey that should get the pulses of on-premises IT suppliers beating faster.…

Apple: The exclusive sales channel for an, er, AI toothbrush

January 19, 2018 - 4:38pm
White plastic? No Space Grey?

Word reaches us of an, er, AI-driven revolution taking place in dentistry but you’ll only be able to get you hands on Colgate’s Smart Electronic E1 Toothbrush from Apple as it is the exclusive sales channel.…

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