Social network still has a lot to prove.
Social media's struggle to save democracy.
Army short of 5,000 grunts, MPs warned
The UK Ministry of Defence could terminate Capita's disastrous military IT contract following confirmation that the Recruiting Partnering Project (RPP) was 90 per cent below recruiting targets for calendar Q1.…
Or at least uninstall some of the bits you really don't want
Microsoft has announced that its customers will finally be able to remove more of the cruft that arrives with a Windows 10 installation. In 2019.…
It’s bigger than one million billion Suns put together, said astronomers.
Perhaps Elon Musk might want it for his recycling efforts?
If space and luxury are what you need, it’s tough to do better than the Lincoln Navigator.
Arm cozies up to Intel for second time in a week – this time to borrow tools from Yocto Project for Mbed Linux
Aww, ain't that sweet
Earlier this week, Arm drew Intel into its warm embrace when Chipzilla joined its Pelion IoT platform. The Softbank-owned design house has said it's now preparing to release a Linux-based OS, taking advantage of the Intel-backed Yocto Project tools.…
Oh, and the £1.1bn Airwave extension hasn't yet been triggered
The fine minds behind Britain's bungled Emergency Services Network comms system have admitted that its projected £200m savings might not kick in until 2020.…
(It's good news, really)
Good news, Cisco admins: there are no bugs rated “critical” in this week's batch of security patches – but there are seven that copped a “high” rating, and four of those are remotely exploitable.…
Preorders for the phone with a 3D screen start shipping Oct. 18.
Eclipse Foundation seeks to replace the Java Community Process for Jakarta EE
The Eclipse Foundation, saddled with oversight of Java EE last year after Oracle washed its hands of the thankless business of community governance, wants to revise the process by which enterprise Java – rechristened Jakarta EE when Oracle declined to grant use of its Java trademark – gets improved.…
I’m getting goosebumps.
Man-made satellite to eliminate need for street lamps
Video A Chinese businessman has announced plans to light Chengdu at night by launching an artificial "moon" to direct the out-of-sight Sun's rays down onto the city's streets.…
You're not the only one Mr. President.
It's been one hell of a ride.
Hitman 2 just roped Sean Bean into being an assassination victim in a video game. Genius!
Security breach exposed personal information for 29 million users.
Chocolate Factory opens lid, just a little, on secure boot and crypto phone coprocessor
People in the Googleplex need to talk to each other more: the Chocolate Factory has launched a third product with “Titan” in its name, and it's only related to one of the other two bits of kit.…
It's the first manufacturer to use extreme ultraviolet -- chipmaking technology promised for decades but difficult to roll out in factories.