Facebook uses Mueller Report Day to bury news of millions of plaintext passwords

Wham, bam, gee thanks, Instagram | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 days ago

Samsung's folding-screen phones fail within days of delivery

Breaking news: Hacks hacked off by Galaxy Fold fail (at least the mobes haven't caught fire) | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 3 days ago

Microsoft debuts Bosque – a new programming language with no loops

Here's that regularized programming you wanted. Bish, bash, er, Bosque | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 3 days ago

Why Qualcomm Won

Deadline for 5G kit was perilously close | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 3 days ago

Oracle Splats 300 Vulns in MySQL, Database, Fusion, etc.

Multiple pre-auth remote code exec holes need pasting over, enterprise IT giant warns | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 4 days ago

Spamhaus appears to block legit vulnerability scanners, denies doing so

Blocklist biz appears to swing ban-hammer at legit vuln scanners, denies doing so | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 4 days ago

Brit Watchkeeper drone crashed because blocked sensor made algorithms crash

Report scolds maker Thales for poorly understood software | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 5 days ago

IE under fire, Triton goes under the microscope, & Norsk Hydro reeling from rans

Plus, Minnesota and North Carolina cities hit by hackers | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 7 days ago

Is Google's new cloud gaming service scalable? Yes but it may not be affordable

Polystream says the future of hi-def gameplay is distributed | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 7 days ago

The infamous “AI gaydar” study was repeated – couln't be reproduced

What are these pesky neural networks really looking at? | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 7 days ago

USCert Alert Thanks to a Bug, VPN Now Stands for “Vigorously Pwned Nodes

Multiple providers leaving storage cookies up for grabs | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 8 days ago

NPM apologizes for ham-fisted handling of recent staff layoffs

Sorry song fails to quell online discontent, rumors swirl of competition ahead | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 9 days ago

So you'vThe black hole. The interesting bit – how all that raw data was stored

Wait, what do you mean 'helium disk drives aren't interesting'? | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 9 days ago

Salesforce tower 'shopped out' of Oracle Park calendar cover

Nah, it's just an old photo, claims spokesborg | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 10 days ago

OpenStack: Latest release brings faster containers, cloud resource management

But adds just one new module, and even that is more of a transplant | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 11 days ago

GCP Announces Partnership with Elastic

Next '19 SF shindig kicks off with a rocket for Bezos & Co | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 12 days ago

BT Tower broadcasts error message to the nation as Windows displays admins shame

A metaphor for Brexit or IT admin's ineptitude? | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 12 days ago

Brit rocket boffins Reaction Engines notch up first supersonic precooler test

SABRE sucks up ex-Phantom back-end gases, chills them delightfully | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 13 days ago

Facebook has trouble with illegal activity

Network that can't control ads or content turns out to have trouble with illegal activity | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 13 days ago

Red Hat's MetalKube aims to make Kubernetes on bare machines simple

Open-source project borrows bits of OpenStack | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 14 days ago

Hams try to re-carve the amateur radio spectrum in fight over open or encoded bc

Radio enthusiasts argue signals must travel in the open, for the sake of national security | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 14 days ago

CIA plans to award multibillion-dollar for cloud services deal in 2021

US spy agency plans to award multibillion-dollar deal in 2021 | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 17 days ago

Ex-Mozilla CTO: I was grilled for three hours at US airport by border cops

Techie says he was grilled for three hours after refusing to let agents search his devices | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 18 days ago

Magic Leap Trial

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@theregister.co.uk | 18 days ago

Amazon consumer biz celebrates ridding itself of last Oracle database

Fulfilment promise fulfilled | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 18 days ago

NPM Longtime Product Boss Quits

npm uninstall iarna | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 18 days ago

Ex-Mozilla CTO: I was grilled for three hours at San Francisco airport

Techie raises alarm over 'detention' after he refused to unlock work laptop, phone | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 18 days ago

Oracle swings axe cloud infrastructure corps amid possible bloodbath at Big Red

0.4 to 10% of corporate wage slaves could be up for the chop | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 26 days ago

Agency FEMA creates disaster: 2.3M survivors' personal records spilled

Org does to privacy what hurricanes did to your house | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 28 days ago

Register Lecture: Can big science keep up with discovery?

Lessons from LHC – the world’s largest scientific machine | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 28 days ago

Vulnerability in Java Card

Vuln hunters warn malicious applets can bust through protections, snoop on or hijack access gizmos | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 29 days ago

Oracle spaffed $30bn on buybacks the past 9 months, analysts warn it can't last

Big Red in net debt for first time in over a decade – reports | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 29 days ago

Pre-checked cookie boxes don't count as valid consent, says adviser to EU court

You can't assume active participation from someone who didn't untick something | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 1 month ago

Vulnerabilities in Medtronic's implanted heart defibrillators

US govt sounds alarm over wireless comms, caveats apply | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 1 month ago

Vengeful sacked IT bod destroyed ex-employer's AWS cloud accounts

Bloke hit delete on £500,000 of 'business-critical data' after he was let go for 'poor' performance | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 1 month ago

New Zealand cops cuff alleged who shared mosque murder video, messages online

Calls for global action against white nationalism and tech giants that spread its message | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 1 month ago

Reliable system was so reliable, no one noticed its licence had expired

'Never assume soon means less than lifetime of Universe... in software' | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Crypto exchange owes $190m after founder 'dies without telling vault passwords'

QuadrigaCX granted 30-day legal protection by judge | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Mattermost (YC S12) raises $20 for high trust and devops messaging and chat

Slack: Cute Series A. Check out our proposed public listing... | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

IBMs Red Hat gobble: Storage will be a test commitment to OSS software

Bringing home the bacon | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

LibreOffice patches malicious code-execution bug, Apache OpenOffice

Remote scripting flaw in open-source productivity suites is at least partly fixed | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Only half of Internet of Crap apps fumble encryption

Android apps for TP-Link, LIFX, Belkin, and Broadlink kit found with holes, some at least have been repaired | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

European Commission orders mass recall of creepy leaky child-tracking smartwatch

Hackers can talk to and locate the wearer, warns notice | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Windows Defender update: So secure, it wouldn't let Secure-Boot Windows PCS boot

Others still can't even get that far | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

“Lambda and serverless is one of the worst forms of proprietary lock-in”

CoreOS on AWS, Kubernetes, and more | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Oh cool, the Bluetooth 5.1 specification is out

Can't let go of that old terminology we see. Plus, it now tells you where a nearby device is located | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

I'm a crime-fighter, says FamilyTreeDNA after caught giving DNA data to FBI

I would never betray the trust of customers, says man perhaps doing exactly that | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago

Terribly Sorry Bank reports 165% drop in profits to a pre-tax loss of £105.4m

IT meltdown cost TSB £330m and 80,000 customers | Continue reading


@theregister.co.uk | 2 months ago