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Uber engineer's widow: Stress and racism killed my husband ... Uber: Let's make flying cars!

59 min 44 sec ago
Taxi app upstart pushed father-of-two to suicide, say lawyers

Uber can add racism to its long list of corporate culture failings, say lawyers representing one of its software engineer who killed himself last year.…

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nbn™ demos gigabit-speed fixed wireless services

1 hour 34 min ago
nbn™ still thinks hardly anyone needs gigabit broadband but wants to show it's ready anyway

nbn™, the organisation building and operating Australia's national broadband network (NBN), has demonstrated a 1.1Gbps downstream and 165Mbps upstream connection using its fixed wireless network.…

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WD pulls cash-strapped Toshiba to one side, whispers: 'All right, pal, how much you want?'

1 hour 49 min ago
We'll bung you a tenner to tide you over, no worries, mate

Western Digital CEO Steve Milligan says his corporation is willing to help bail out sinking Toshiba.…

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Pivot3: Acuity hyper-converged with NVMe flash and QoS has landed

3 hours 49 min ago
High priority apps get first dibbs at fast SSD storage

Hyper-converged infrastructure supplier Pivot3 is adding an NVMe flash tier with app-priority-based quality of service (QOS).…

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Brit behind Titanium Stresser DDoS malware sent to chokey

3 hours 52 min ago
20-year-old Herts man slapped with two years' stripey suntan time

A Hertfordshire man has been jailed for two years after netting nearly £400,000 from the malware he wrote as a 15-year-old student.…

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Rubrik's tube: Cloud backup protector looks to suck up more cash – report

4 hours 20 min ago
Now supports cloud-native apps in AWS, Azure

Storage startup Rubrik claims it is taking the lead in public/private cloud data management and says it is approaching a $100m annual run rate after 18 months of product availability.…

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Spotify seeks hardware boffins

5 hours 2 min ago
For something you never knew you wanted

Spotify is seeking experienced hardware engineers to create “a category-defining product”, according to a (now removed) job ad.…

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Another ZX Spectrum modern reboot crowdfunder pops up

5 hours 16 min ago
FPGA-based project has scored £290k so far

Yet another crowdfunded ZX Spectrum reboot project has emerged – and this one has raised more than £290,000 from backers.…

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Violin Memory steps out of bankruptcy, takes the storage stage again

5 hours 32 min ago
Now a privately owned debt-free company

+Comment Violin Memory is back, as a privately owned company fresh out of bankruptcy.…

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Hackers uncork experimental Linux-targeting malware

5 hours 58 min ago
SSH... it's Shishiga

Hackers have unleashed a new malware strain that targets Linux-based systems.…

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High Court hands Lauri Love permission to appeal extradition to US

6 hours 18 min ago
Meanwhile, US continues to bury its head in the sand over letter from 114 MPs

Lauri Love, the alleged hacktivist from Stradishall, Suffolk, has been granted permission to appeal against his extradition to the United States.…

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The brave British boat men hoping to poke Larry Ellison's lads in the eye

6 hours 53 min ago
Land Rover BAR's America's Cup hopes rest on just one app

We got a sneak peek behind the scenes of the Land Rover BAR sailing team hoping to leave Oracle’s Larry Ellison with a red face in this year’s America’s Cup.…

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Head to Westminster and reshape your software future

7 hours 6 min ago
More than just box-ticking

If you want to get bang up to date on the technology and thinking driving the smartest software operations, you need to join the conference AND workshop sessions at Continuous Lifecycle next month.…

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Microsoft unveils LinkedIn as its secret weapon in war against Salesforce

7 hours 43 min ago
This summer the $26.2bn suits' social network becomes a CRM database for Redmond

Microsoft will this summer start mining LinkedIn as a CRM database using Dynamics 365 in a bid to challenge Salesforce.…

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Man nicked trying to 'save' beer from burning building

8 hours 1 min ago
She's in there. Who's in there, sir? My PIIIIIIINT!

A South Dakotan was cuffed after he repeatedly barged past police and firefighters that were trying to deal with a blaze in his apartment block so he could re-enter and rescue his most precious possession - beer.…

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Kremlin-backed DNC hackers going after French presidential hopeful Macron

8 hours 12 min ago
Everyone, everything's a target for mysterious APT28 crew

The Russian cyberespionage group blamed for the infamous US Democratic National Committee email leak launched targeted phishing attacks against French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's campaign as recently as last month.…

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Jimbo announces Team Wikipedia: 'Global News Police'

8 hours 49 min ago
Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

Comment When Henry Kissinger received the Nobel Peace Prize against the backdrop of the US Air Force's secret bombings in Cambodia, the satirist Tom Lehrer declared that satire had become obsolete. If satire died that day, then Jimmy Wales has dug it up, exhumed the corpse, and is giving it a state funeral.…

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NSA techies launch data governance tool for future algorithm-slavery

9 hours 18 min ago
Immuta debuts Projects for machine learning governance, 'interpretability is key' – CEO

Immuta, a data governance startup in Maryland run by former US National Security Agency technicians, has developed a method to govern how data is used by machine learning algorithms.…

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Huawei P10 Plus: The bigger brother is the real contender

10 hours 16 min ago
Weighty S8 bait, trait by trait

Review The P10 Plus is the big brother of Huawei’s 2017 flagship the P10. And as you’d expect, it's beefier, heavier and packing a bigger battery, a better camera and display, better antennas for faster LTE, and infrared.…

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IT error at Great Western Railway charging £10k for 63-mile journey ticket

10 hours 45 min ago
If you didn't want to travel from Taunton-to-Trowbridge before, you probably won't now either

Great Western Rail has been advertising the bargain of a lifetime; a first-class journey from Taunton to Trowbridge for £10,000.…

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