And definitely not copper, argues Cityfibre
Most Brits think ads for “fibre” broadband ought to mean “fibre to the premises” and not “fibre to the cabinet”, according to a survey sponsored by a FTTP company.…
The prime minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.
The telecom giant's shares jumped in Chinese trading.
Microsoft's apology for Windows 8 is maturing nicely. Must be time to screw it up again
Sunday is a big day in Vulture Central. No, not the football. Sunday is three years to the day when Microsoft’s apology for the Windows 8 generation was released to computer makers.…
Because not everyone needs a bajillion horsepower and the price tag that comes with it.
Dive deep with our quartet of workshops
If you want to put machine learning to work in your organisation, you should really consider securing a place at one of the four all-day workshops we’re running as part of MCubed before our early bird ticket offer expires in two weeks time.…
A decade of technical promise and open-source fall-outs
Ten years ago this month, when Lehman Brothers was still just about in business and the term NoSQL wasn't even widely known, let alone an irritant, Facebook engineers open-sourced a distributed database system named Cassandra.…
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Third language added to security scanner
GitHub's added Python to the list of programming languages it can auto-scan for known vulnerabilities.…
The UK Space Agency backs Scotland's north coast as the place to launch satellites to orbit.
Trouble started with a boiling battery and got worse when a ladder fell over
Who, me? Welcome once more to “Who, me?”, in which we help Reg readers to unburden themselves by telling anonymised stories of big, bad, mistakes.…
Chipzilla wants to stick its nose into yet more sections of semiconductor design cycles
Intel has acquired fabless designer eASIC, a specialist in the structured ASIC (Application-Specific Integrated Circuit) business.…
It only weighs 11 million tons. No big deal.
Analytical email, modern web dev tools and more, for both of you who still care
IBM’s effort to make its Notes/Domino platform relevant for the future kicks up a gear this week, as the company prepares a second beta of a new version 10.…
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"It's a god damn Bruce Willis movie."
And I want to ride in that taxi.
AWS increasingly accepts hybrid cloud is a thing, but would it really get into support?
Rumours emerged late last week that AWS plans to make and sell white box switches for you to use on-premises.…
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