Nick Wilson working six month notice
Just months after Nick Wilson landed in the UK hot seat at Frankenfirm DXC Technologies - the merger between CSC and HPE’s outsourcing division - he has quit, multiple sources have told The Reg.…
ICO in discussions with govt, has set out its concerns
The UK’s data protection watchdog has raised concerns with the government over new clauses slipped into the Data Protection Bill at the last minute, which critics say could undermine the law.…
BMW's small EV gets sporty with a new i3s featuring power, handling and styling improvements.
A great powertrain is eclipsed (get it?) by squishy suspension and lackluster steering.
Emerges without much dust, ready for fourteenth Earth year of ops - rather longer than planned 90-day mission!
It has been the week of long-lived space hardware: first came the news of Voyager 1's thrusters working after 37 years without use and now NASA's cautiously suggested that the Opportunity rover on Mars will be fit to roll into its 14th year of red planet operations.…
The Australian Securities Exchange says it is the first global market to switch to the technology.
Na Zdorovie to the hard-working devs at Russia's Arusoft
Russian software vendor Arusoft claims it delayed a product release because its developers were drunk.…
The exchange marketplace loses its virtual wallet in a breach, which some reports say contained more than $60 million in cryptocurrency.
Hyper-volatility means transaction fees can hit $20 – if they go through before the price of Bitcoin changes
Online games-mart Steam has stopped accepting Bitcoin payments.…
LG Signature Edition is pricier than the iPhone X and the company will sell only 300 units in South Korea.
The breach into users of the bike sharer lasted at least two weeks, affecting users around the world.
The space villain's iconic head gear was being worn, in a way, long before it was ever sci-fi fashionable.
vRealize brings workload definition and movement across your bit barn or public cloud
VMware's added management wares to its hybrid cloud bundle, Cloud Foundation.…
Oliver Schmidt lied his way up the greasy pole, Judge rules
Former Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt has been sentenced to 84 months in a United States federal prison for his role in the “dieselgate” software scandal that saw vehicles deliver test results that indicated their emissions met US standards when in fact they were smoke-belching jalopies.…
Services for lands of slow connections and rotten roads now set global agendas
Google's efforts to find its “next billion” users has been revealed to also be an effort to build services for the first billion.…
Inside Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 for PCs, mobes: Cortex-A75s, fat caches, vector math, security stuff, and more
Specs, features summarized
Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip will include an isolated security core for handling sensitive personal information, among other new features.…
Snapdragon 845 will bring new camera features and better battery life to phones in 2018.
You'll get 30 digital tokens that the Brave browser sends to website publishers and YouTube stars who can convert them into cash.
The Star Wars actress says becoming famous has made her reconsider how she lives her life.
A sampling KubeCon and CloudNativeCon-oriented tidbits
With the advent of KubCon and CloudNativeCon in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday, assorted enterprise vendors have chosen this week to flog their latest devops-oriented wares, before the impending holiday torpor leaves IT folks too distracted, weary or inebriated to care.…