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Chris Mellor / The Register:
Cisco ends Invicta storage hardware line, a business it entered with $415M Whiptail acquisition in 2013   —  How to waste two years and lose $415m: Cisco's now-dead Whiptail deal  —  A sorry story of whipped tales, angst and attrition  —  Exclusive + analysis Cisco has confirmed …
Jul 25, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Tim Anderson / The Register:
Windows 10 updates will be automatic and mandatory for Home edition   —  Windows 10: You'll get UPDATES LIKE IT or NOT - unless you have Enterprise Edition  —  ‘You agree to receive automatic updates without notice’  —  Microsoft's licensing on the upcoming Windows 10 OS means that most users …
Jul 17, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
Alexander J Martin / The Register:
High Court rules UK's “emergency” DRIPA surveillance legislation unlawful citing lack of precise rules and court oversight   —  High Court smacks down ‘emergency’ UK spy bill as UNLAWFUL  —  Government has until March 2016 to write new legislation
Jul 17, 2015, 5:35 AMIn context
Darren Pauli / The Register:
Researchers: Major security flaws in iOS and OS X allow keychain, browser, and app password theft, reported to Apple in October 2014, no fix yet   —  Apple CORED: Boffins reveal password-killer 0-days for iOS and OS X  —  Keychains raided, sandboxes busted, passwords p0wned, but Apple silent for six months
Jun 17, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Darren Pauli / The Register:
iOS Mail app bug reported in January lets hackers send phishing emails to steal your iCloud password, no fix yet   —  Password-flogging phishing tool pwns EVERY iOS Mail app  —  Cupertino quiet on pop-up of doom  —  Ernst and Young forensic bod Jan Soucek has created a tool capable …
Jun 10, 2015, 9:20 AMIn context
Kat Hall / The Register:
HMRC, the UK's tax agency with staff of 70K, is first large UK gov't department to switch from Microsoft to Google Apps, store official data on servers offshore   —  HMRC ditches Microsoft for Google, sends data offshore  —  Tax doesn't have to be taxing for US firm with inside track
Jun 7, 2015, 7:20 PMIn context
Jennifer Baker / The Register:
French privacy watchdog received 260 Right to be Forgotten complaints last year and referred around 90 cases to Google   —  ‘Right to be forgotten’ prompts more French privacy concerns  —  Fewer than 100 incidents actually reported to Google, however  —  French data protection authority …
Apr 17, 2015, 10:40 PMIn context
Neil McAllister / The Register:
HP backs away from public cloud business, citing competition and lack of profitability   —  Cloudy McCloud Cloud HP just said public cloud ‘makes no sense for us’  —  Exec admits it's no Amazon, Google, or Microsoft  —  HP has finally conceded defeat in the public cloud wars …
Apr 10, 2015, 11:15 AMIn context
Alexander J Martin / The Register:
Nest Thermostats fail to update their schedules after switching to British Summer Time   —  Belgium to the rescue as UK consumers freeze after BST blunder  —  Hey, Nest Thermostats!  ‘Spring forward, Fall back’  —  British consumers awoke to cold houses this morning as Nest “Learning” …
Mar 30, 2015, 11:20 AMIn context
Darren Pauli / The Register:
Cisco shipping products to vacant properties to hide customers' identities, foiling NSA interdiction   —  Cisco posts kit to empty houses to dodge NSA chop shops  —  Kit sent to SmallCo of Nowheresville to avoid NSA interception profiles  —  Cisco will ship boxes to vacant addresses …
Mar 18, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context

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