Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 2028:

Thomas Claburn / The Register:
Windows Notepad to support Unix, Linux, and Mac line endings, available in latest Windows 10 Insider build; behavior can be disabled with registry key change   —  So happy for you, Microsoft, \r\n  —  Windows Notepad users, rejoice!  Microsoft's text editing app, which has been shipping …
May 8, 2018, 9:00 PMIn context
Thomas Claburn / The Register:
Microsoft says it will give app developers an 85%-95% cut for all non-game apps, up from current 70%; new fee structure will go into effect later this year   —  Planned dev deal tweak lets programmers keep 95 per cent of revenue  —  Build Microsoft says it will take less money …
May 7, 2018, 11:25 PMIn context
Shaun Nichols / The Register:
In a quarterly report filed with the SEC, Facebook warns that it may find more Cambridge Analytica-sized instances of user data misuse   —  It's a $460bn business with a free service... what did you think was going on?  —  Facebook has confirmed what many of us have known for years …
Apr 27, 2018, 8:08 PMIn context
Kat Hall / The Register:
UK's BT to shutdown its traditional PSTN phone network and shift customers to VoIP by 2025, with public consultations about the closure starting next month   —  Consultation next month following plan to shift all punters to VoIP  —  BT is forging ahead with plans to shut its traditional telephone network …
Apr 20, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Kieren McCarthy / The Register:
European Commission says it will cancel all UK-held .eu domains when it leaves EU in March 2019; analysis shows these are ~317K, or ~10%, of total .eu domains   —  Bureaucrats break internet norms  —  Brexit has hit the internet, and not in a good way.  —  In an official statement Thursday …
Mar 29, 2018, 8:05 PMIn context
Chris Mellor / The Register:
Pure Storage and Nvidia unveil AIRI, a four-petaflop platform using Nvidia's DGX-1 servers and Pure's FlashBlade storage system for large-scale AI initiatives   —  0.5 PFLOPS FP32, 0.5 PB of effective flash storage  —  Pure Storage and Nvidia have produced a converged machine-learning system …
Mar 27, 2018, 6:40 PMIn context
Richard Chirgwin / The Register:
Mar 6, 2018, 12:15 PMIn context
Simon Sharwood / The Register:
Analysis finds WordPress powers 30% of the top 10M websites, nearly 10x the market share of its nearest competitor Joomla, which has a 3.1% share   —  Open source dominates the content management system market  —  The web-watchers at W3Techs have just noted a milestone: WordPress now accounts for 30 per cent of the world's web sites.
Mar 6, 2018, 6:05 AMIn context
Richard Chirgwin / The Register:
Researchers use speculative execution flaws to design an attack, called SgxPectre, that reads the contents of SGX secure enclaves on Intel CPUs   —  And no, you're not supposed to be able to do that  —  Vid The Spectre design flaws in modern CPUs can be exploited to punch holes through …
Mar 4, 2018, 9:50 AMIn context
Shaun Nichols / The Register:
Microsoft says it fixed Skype security flaw allowing DLL hijacking in Oct. 2017 when it released version 8; vulnerability still in versions 7.40 and lower   —  Oh yeah, we patched that in October, Windows giant yawns  —  Microsoft has poured a bucket of cold water on people freaking …
Feb 15, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Making gaming accessible to all  —  Read the story behind the new Xbox Adaptive Controller, which will make gaming accessible to people with a broad range of disabilities.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
IBM:
Multi-platinum music producer collaborates with AI and APIs  —  See how IBM partnered with Spotify to help Alex da Kid find the perfect match for his upcoming single.
Zoho:
Zoho CRM-Outlook Add-in: Announcing Stylish, Interactive UI with New Features  —  Generating quality leads and maintaining lasting customer relationships is a challenge for any sales team.