Cloud Backup

Uncle Sam is asking Americans if they could refrain from slapping guns on their drones

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/23/drone_guns_faa/

2 hrs ago

What do you associate with certain web browsers?

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/24/what-do-you-associate-with-certain-web-browsers/

2 hrs ago

You have lots of choice when it comes to selecting one or two web browsers for computer and mobile use. On desktop, you may select the browser that is included with the […]

CertainBrowsers

American ISPs fined $75,000 for fuzzing airport's weather radar by stealing spectrum

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/24/fcc_spectrum_fines/

8 hrs ago

FCC also moves, albeit glacially, on robocalls

AmericanWeatherStealingSpectrum

Samsung Note10+ torn apart to expose three 5G antennas: One has to pick up something

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/22/samsung_note10_5g_laid_bare_three_antennas_mean_triple_the_fun_right/

12 hrs ago

SamsungSomething

Pokemon Go becomes Pokemon No as games biz Niantic agrees to curb trespassing addicts

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/23/pokemon_go_lawsuit/

12 hrs ago

BecomesGames

Jellyfin is an open source alternative for Plex, and here's how to setup a server on Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/24/how-to-setup-a-jellyfin-server-on-windows/

12 hrs ago

Plex users and tech savvy users may be aware of what a media server is. Here is a brief explanation for those who are new to the concept. When you install a […]

SourceAlternativeServerWindows

Azure AD Enhancements Bring Expanded Support for Auto-Provisioned SaaS Apps

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/08/23/azure-ad-august-enhancements.aspx

22 hrs ago

Microsoft announced a number of Azure Active Directory enhancements this month. 08/23/2019

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Don't trust Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, boffins warn: Zuck & Co know that hash is king

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/22/facebook_libra_cryptocurrency/

22 hrs ago

FacebooksBoffins

Cali court backs ex-Apple engineer who says he invented Find My iPhone and Passbook

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/21/court_backs_apple_creator/

yesterday

EngineerIphone

How Microsoft lost its monopoly in web browsers

https://www.zdnet.com/pictures/how-microsoft-lost-its-monopoly-in-web-browsers/

yesterday

At the dawn of the Internet age, Microsoft used every trick it knew to dominate the World Wide Web. That strategy worked for a few years, but aggressive antitrust enforcement and equally aggressive competitors crushed the company's onetime dominance. Here's a quarter-century of history that explains just what happened.

MicrosoftMonopolyBrowsers

Switching to edge computing needn't be a gamble. We've got some aces up our sleeves to help you make the move

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/23/webcast_edge_computing/

yesterday

Webcast Make that the winning move, are we right?

SwitchingComputing

Wait a minute, we're supposed to haggle! ISPs secretly want folk to barter for broadband

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/23/isps_secretly_want_customer_to_barter_over_broadband/

yesterday

11?!! This cost me 12! Do you want to ruin me?!

MinuteSecretlyBroadband

VMware welcomes estranged sibling Pivotal back home

https://www.zdnet.com/article/vmware-welcomes-estranged-sibling-pivotal-back-home/

yesterday

VMWare acquires both Pivotal Software and Carbon Black.

VmwarePivotal

A challenger appears: Taiwanese devs' answer to Gemini PDA wraps a Raspberry Pi in a tablet

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/21/cutiepi_raspberry_pi_linux_tablet/

2 days ago

AppearsAnswerRaspberryTablet

Mouse & Video adds mouse controls to video players on the Web

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/23/mouse-video-adds-mouse-controls-to-video-players-on-the-web/

2 days ago

Mouse & Video is a free browser extension for the Mozilla Firefox web browser that adds mouse-powered controls to HTML video players on the Internet. You may use the add-on to change […]

ControlsPlayers

A Look at Redcore Linux: Gentoo based Linux Distribution

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/23/a-look-at-redcore-linux-gentoo-based-linux-distribution/

2 days ago

Many people in the technology world have heard, at least in passing, of the Linux distribution Gentoo. Gentoo is one of the most famous distributions to the point of becoming a joke; […]

LinuxDistribution

What is Todo.Txt and how to use it?

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/23/what-is-todo-txt-and-how-to-use-it/

2 days ago

Have you ever written down a list of things to do or buy? Things have changed over time, and paper and pen lists have paved the way for modern alternatives like to-do […]