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PC nerds: Can't get no SATA-isfaction? Toshiba flaunts NVMe SSD action

1 hour 14 min ago
Claims years-in-dev tech doubles speed

Toshiba has claimed its new consumer NVMe SSD blasts the performance cobwebs off SATA SSDs.…

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Asylum seeker spreadsheet data blurt: UK Home Office loses appeal to limit claimants

2 hours 11 min ago
Family members can seek damages

The British Home Office's bid to reduce the number of potential claimants from a 2013 data breach that exposed the personal details of thousands of asylum seekers has been knocked back by the Court of Appeal.…

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Strip Capita of defence IT contract unless things improve – Brit MPs

2 hours 44 min ago
Committee calls for more public spending – but not with outsourcer

A Parliamentary committee has called for Capita to be stripped of its military recruiting IT contract unless its performance improves, as part of a wider call for UK defence spending to increase.…

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HPE pulls sheets off largest Arm-based supercomputer Astra

3 hours 18 min ago
Will run national security, energy workloads

HPE is building the world's largest Arm-based supercomputer, Astra – 2.5 petaFLOPS from 2,592 HPE Apollo 70s – for Sandia National Labs in the US, where it will run advanced modeling and simulation workloads in areas including national security and energy.…

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Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to mark the life of Slack for Windows Phone

3 hours 57 min ago
Farewell, dear app, we hardly knew ye (which might have been the problem)

Users of the Windows Phone incarnation of the popular collaborative messaging platform Slack have been advised to look elsewhere.…

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Hortonworks Data Platform update flicks on containerisation

4 hours 29 min ago
Extends cloudy deals with IBM, Microsoft and Google

Data management firm Hortonworks has enabled containerisation in the latest release of its Data Platform, while announcing a set of extended cloud deals with Microsoft, Google and IBM.…

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Google says Pixel 2's narcoleptic display is being fixed in June update

5 hours 17 min ago
Wake up, little snoozy

Some Pixel 2 owners are still waiting for a fix for dead screens six months after the issue was first reported.…

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'No, we are not rewriting Office in JavaScript' and other Microsoft tales

5 hours 47 min ago
The week's good, bad and weird from Redmond

E3 aside, the team at Redmond were busy last week with a smattering of the good, the bad and the frankly odd.…

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'90s hacker collective man turned infosec VIP: Internet security hasn't improved in 20 years

6 hours 20 min ago
L0pht luminary Chris Wysopal talks to The Reg

Interview It has been 20 years since Chris Wysopal (AKA Weld Pond) and his colleagues at the Boston-based L0pht* hacker collective famously testified before the US Senate that the internet was hopelessly insecure.…

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Audi chief exec arrested over Dieselgate car emissions scandal

6 hours 40 min ago
Evidence sought on software 'defeat device'

Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler has been arrested in Germany over the software-enabled Dieselgate emissions scandal, according to reports.…

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Brit mobile punters want the Moon on a stick but then stay on the same networks for aeons

7 hours 14 min ago
How does that work?

Chinese brands have been eyeing Western markets for some time, but in the UK customer inertia means many punters stick with what they know.…

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Pwned with '4 lines of code': Researchers warn SCADA systems are still hopelessly insecure

7 hours 50 min ago
How Shamoon and Stuxnet et al ran riot

BSides Industrial control systems could be exposed not just to remote hackers, but to local attacks and physical manipulation as well.…

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What can you do when the pup of programming becomes the black dog of burnout? Dude, leave

8 hours 36 min ago
Hey, friend. It's not your fault

The DevOps community is focused on this thing called "culture". By this, I always take them to mean the processes, norms, and HR policy that an organization has in place.…

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It's roundup time – like scouring the local paper for pics of your kid, but with storage firms

9 hours 23 min ago
This week among the lucky parents, GridGain, Memblaze and Western Digital. Well done

Storage companies big and small are always announcing something or other big and small, whether that's sick new tech, astonishing customer numbers or an incremental update to software that is going to totally revolutionise the way you stash data.…

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What's all the C Plus Fuss? Bjarne Stroustrup warns of dangerous future plans for his C++

10 hours 4 min ago
Language creator calls proposals 'insanity'

Interview Earlier this year, Bjarne Stroustrup, creator of C++, managing director in the technology division of Morgan Stanley, and a visiting professor of computer science at Columbia University in the US, wrote a letter inviting those overseeing the evolution of the programming language to “Remember the Vasa!”…

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Developer’s code worked, but not in the right century

10 hours 32 min ago
The user you really don’t want to mess with is a vigilant loyalty points herder

Who, me? Why hello there Monday! And hello, therefore, to a new instalment of “Who, me?”, The Register’s column in which readers confess to their c*ckups.…

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Google cuts price of cloudy interconnects from partners

11 hours 5 min ago
If you can't get to a POP yourself, this plan's for you

Google has formally launched its Partner Interconnect product, priced for customers too small to afford 10 Gbps interconnect links.…

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Tintri teetering on the edge of oblivion

11 hours 30 min ago
Management faces the ghoulish and grisly truth

Storage array supplier Tintri really is circling the drain as it issues preliminary first fiscal 2019 quarter results and issues dire warnings, really dire warnings, about its prospects.…

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AWS seeks ‘startup launch’ experience for end-user services

12 hours 31 min ago
We smell a cloudy challenge to Citrix and VMware – and maybe Microsoft and Google

AWS looks to be up to something in the end-user computing market.…

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US-CERT warns of more North Korean malware

14 hours 31 min ago
'Typeframe' springs from the same den as 'Hidden Cobra'

The United States Department of Homeland Security's Computer Emergency Response Team (US-CERT) has warned against another malware campaign it says originates from North Korea.…

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