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  • Reg hacks see the woods or the trees In the Forest of the Night

    25 October 2014, 4:05 pm

    Is this Doctor Who episode an enjoyable romp or a namby-pamby feelings fest?…
  • Elon Musk's space truck PLUMMETS towards Earth – returns with critical science samples

    25 October 2014, 3:02 pm

    Dragon cargo 'craft released from ISS Vid A commercial spacecraft that delivered cargo to the International Space Station is returning to Earth five weeks after its mission began.…
  • SHOW ME THE MONEY! Ballmer on Amazon: 'They're not a real biz, they make NO cash'

    25 October 2014, 1:09 pm

    'Proud of the BEELLIONS of $$$ I made at Microsoft' Vid Ex-Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer has attacked retail giant Amazon for failing to make a profit after more than two decades of trading its wares online.…
  • Sun's latest FIERY BURP causes hour-long RADIO BLACKOUT

    25 October 2014, 11:46 am

    NASA observes MAJOR solar flare in MASSIVE sunspot Pic NASA scientists observed another major solar flare on the Sun on Friday - the fourth such activity in the past week erupting from the biggest sunspot in nearly 25 years.…
  • Google it! Nest buys Revolv, KILLS new sales of home hub

    25 October 2014, 9:40 am

    Take my temperature, I'm feeling a little bit dizzy Google's thermostat maker Nest Labs has snapped up upstart Revolv for an undisclosed sum.…
  • Catch up on the top tech stories this week with Regina Eggbert

    25 October 2014, 9:00 am

    Spoons at the ready! Time to crack open the last 7 days in IT Vid Youtube Video…
  • This Changes Everything? OH Naomi Klein, NO

    25 October 2014, 8:00 am

    It's not capitalism that's broken here, it's publishing…
  • The Flash lives up to its name with a fast-paced pilot full of potential

    25 October 2014, 7:00 am

    Boring love plot can't detract from fun DC Comics' adventure TV Review PILOT PREVIEW WITH VERY, VERY MILD SPOILERS ...…
  • UK.gov pushes for SWIFT ACTION against nuisance calls, threatens £500k fines

    25 October 2014, 6:30 am

    DCMS seeks lowering of legal threshold to fight rogue firms The UK government is hoping to force through a change in law to lower the legal threshold on punishments handed out to companies that make nuisance calls and send annoying texts to Brits.…
  • Caterham Seven 160 review: The Raspberry Pi of motoring

    25 October 2014, 6:00 am

    Back to driving's basics with a joyously legal high…
  • 'ANYTHING BUT STABLE' Netflix suffers BIG Europe-wide outage

    25 October 2014, 5:30 am

    Friday night LIVE? Nope. The only thing streaming are tears down my face Netflix was struck by what appeared to be a fairly significant 90-minute outage on its streaming service late on Friday night that affected folk across Europe.…
  • GCHQ staff 'would sooner walk' than do anything 'resembling mass surveillance’

    25 October 2014, 5:00 am

    House of Lords discovers Google Maps QuoTW This was the week when GCHQ boss Sir Iain Lobban managed to exit stage left from the spook play without ever mentioning the Edward-Snowden-shaped-elephant in the room.…
  • Weekend reads: Russell Brand's Revolution and Joy Division's Ian Curtis gets lyrical

    25 October 2014, 4:00 am

    And Lemony Snicket's author goes piratical…
  • SKYPE has the HOTS for my NAKED WIFE

    25 October 2014, 3:01 am

    If she has nothing to hide, she has nothing to worry about, right?…
  • Time to test your sarcasm detectors: It's the UN's global comms shakeup extravaganza!

    25 October 2014, 12:04 am

    Five days of socializing and… well, judge for yourself…
  • Wanna see how Russia et al hope to shape the internet? ITU opens up (a little more) to public

    24 October 2014, 11:03 pm

    Unfortunately you now have to make sense of the documents Having tried and failed for a decade to understand and influence the internet, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) appears to finally be grasping the fundamentals of the open web.…
  • Google CEO Larry Page gives Sundar Pichai keys to the kingdom

    24 October 2014, 10:04 pm

    Android, Chrome boss moves another step closer to Choc Factory's top job…
  • Cheapo telcos fined for their cheapo security: Financial records on 305,000 people spilled

    24 October 2014, 9:00 pm

    Firms stored sensitive data in clear text for all to see American watchdog the FCC is fining a pair of US mobile operators for an astonishing lack of security in handling customer information.…
  • LG taps TSMC to bake its first-ever mobile chip

    24 October 2014, 8:28 pm

    Joins Apple, Samsung in ARM chipmaking party with Nuclun South Korea's LG Electronics has announced its first self-made mobile system-on-chip (SoC), along with plans to debut the chip in a new smartphone to be released within the week.…
  • FCC: You'll have to wait EVEN LONGER for faster wireless broadband

    24 October 2014, 7:47 pm

    US spectrum auction won't happen until 2016 now The Federal Communications Commission confirmed today that it will delay its planned wireless broadband spectrum auction until at least 2016.…
  • Breaking news: Google exec veep in terrifying SKY PLUNGE DRAMA

    24 October 2014, 7:08 pm

    Baumgartner bummed by high-up's higher-up one-up? A Google exec has broken the record for the highest free fall to Earth – in a largely self-funded stunt to explore the stratosphere.…
  • Revealed: The amazing magical innovation in the iPad Mini 3 – a lick of paint

    24 October 2014, 5:41 pm

    And a fingerprint sensor Teardown Ready to ditch your iPad Mini 2 for the latest and greatest miniature fondleslab from Apple? You may not get much more for your money.…
  • Silicon Valley scrooges paid staff $1.21 an hour in a 122-hour week

    24 October 2014, 5:26 pm

    Dept of Labor fines Electronics For Imaging the max – $3.5k A successful Silicon Valley firm has admitted paying staff $1.21 an hour and working them for more than 120 hours a week.…
  • Wanna hop carriers with your iPad's Apple SIM? SWERVE AT&T

    24 October 2014, 4:53 pm

    Unless you want your network-swapping tech disabled for good, that is…
  • FTDI yanks chip-bricking driver from Windows Update, vows to fight on

    24 October 2014, 3:53 pm

    Next driver to battle fake chips with 'non-invasive' methods…
  • Moment of truth for LOHAN's servos: Our US allies are poised for final test flight

    24 October 2014, 2:52 pm

    Will Vulture 2 freeze at altitude? Edge Research Lab to find out…
  • Activist investors force Riverbed into climbdown over cash 'n' costs

    24 October 2014, 2:16 pm

    Bad news for the stronghold firms Comment Another one bites the dust as activist investor Elliott Management forces networking biz Riverbed into a strategic review of its options.…
  • Screw the guvmint, vows CEO of ubiquitous Korean jabber app KakaoTalk

    24 October 2014, 12:56 pm

    Ordinary Koreans: 'Meh, that's nice. What's for tea?' The boss of South Korea's leading messaging app KakaoTalk has apologised for handing access to users' private conversations to the country's authorities and vowed it won't happen again.…
  • 32,000 Hungarians plan to take to the streets for 'internet tax' protest

    24 October 2014, 12:01 pm

    New law proposes taxing every gigabyte in the land More than 30,000 people have pledged to stage a protest against Hungary's proposed internet tax law in the capital on Sunday.…
  • iMessage SPAM floods US mobile networks

    24 October 2014, 11:33 am

    iSpam knockoff goods scam China-based counterfeiters are spamvertising knock-off designer goods using Apple iMessage instead of using conventional email spam runs.…

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