The Chinese telecoms company says worries about who controls it are "ill informed".
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.…
But there's a war brewing, and JPEG XL isn't alone. Apple and Google have their own ideas.
The new hybrid grand tourer from Volvo's speed merchants promises to be real stiff and light-ish.
Commentary: Rousey didn't win a championship at Sunday's Money In The Bank pay-per-view, but she continues to win over WWE fans.
We pit two of our favorite Android phones against each other to see which one's the better buy.
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.…
Virtual reality game Transference presents the memories of a "traumatised mental patient"."
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.…
On the heels of announcing thoughtful updates to its Vivoactive 3 device, Garmin is bringing some of the same new wearable features to the Fenix line. The new Fenix 5S Plus, Fenix 5 Plus, and Fenix 5X Plus devices finally have Garmin Pay and music storage now, and they include advanced biometric and routing features that serious athletes will appreciate.
The Fenix family represents the upper echelon of Garmin smartwatches, but that doesn't mean they've been the most wearable devices. Over the past couple of years, Garmin has worked hard to keep the integrity of the Fenix design while also slimming it down and making it easier to wear all day long. The Fenix 5 Plus family consists of the most streamlined Fenix devices yet—while some are bigger and bulkier than Vivo devices, they're much lighter and less cumbersome than previous Fenix devices.
HTC's squeezable phone pushes boundaries, but lacks finesse.
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.…
The change means children will no longer see ads for scopes, holsters and other gun accessories.
There are a lot...
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.…
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.…
There's a new player in the luxury EV market from an unlikely source, and it's putting Tesla on notice, reinforcing the idea that electrification and performance go hand in hand.
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.…
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.…
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!”…