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All that Samsung users found on UK website after weird Find my Mobile push notification was... other people's details

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/20/samsung_push_notification_1_1_personal_data/

3 days ago

It's looking rather ominous to us

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Google implemented a controversial feature in Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/21/google-implemented-a-controversial-feature-in-chrome/

3 days ago

Google has implemented a new feature in version 80 of the company's Chrome web browser called Scroll To Text Fragment designed as a global method to deep link to any part of […]

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Managed services slinger Ensono waves goodbye to staff on both sides of the pond

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/managed_services_slinger_ensono_waves_bye_to_staff_on_both_sides_of_the_pond/

3 days ago

Says a big hello to low-cost services land, aka India

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Ofcom measured UK's 5G radiation and found that, no, it won't give you cancer

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/ofcom_measured_5g_radiation_and_found_that_no_it_wont_give_you_cancer/

3 days ago

Dangerous levels of EMF: Evidence-based Measurement Findings

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Breaking bad... browser use: New Mexico accuses Google of illegally slurping kids' private data via G Suite

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/new_mexico_sues_google/

3 days ago

Web giant hits back, says allegations are 'factually wrong'

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Apple drops a bomb on long-life HTTPS certificates: Safari to snub new security certs valid for more than 13 months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/20/apple_shorter_cert_lifetime/

3 days ago

Keep your crypto below 398 days after September 1 and you're all good

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When the air gap is the space between the ears: A natural gas plant let ransomware spread from office IT to ops

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/19/dhs_confirms_ransomware_attack/

3 days ago

Mystery facility hit by 'commodity' infection thought to be Ryuk

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Chrome deploys deep-linking tech in latest browser build despite privacy concerns

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/20/chrome_deploys_deeplinking/

3 days ago

It's not a bug, it's a feature, explains the Chocolate Factory

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And they said IoT was trash: Sheffield 'smart' bins to start screaming when they haven't been emptied for a fortnight

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/19/sheffield_smart_bins/

3 days ago

To be fair, all UK cities could benefit from such a scheme...

Google updates its Terms of Service to include Chrome and Chrome OS

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/21/google-updates-its-terms-to-include-chrome-and-chrome-os/

3 days ago

If you visit a Google website right now you will likely see a notification at the top stating that the company has changed its Terms of Service and that the new terms […]

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Lintalist is an open source snippet manager for Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/02/21/lintalist-is-an-open-source-snippet-manager-for-windows/

3 days ago

Lintalist is an open source snippet manager for Windows. You can use it as a text expander to quickly add phrases in the document that you're working with. The program is portable, […]

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The self-disconnecting switch: Ghost in the machine or just a desire to save some cash?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/on_call/

3 days ago

Yet another reason to never do things by halves

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Keep cloud innovation rolling at your biz by getting yourself to Gartner’s Infrastructure and Operations Conference

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/cloud_innovation_gartner_infrastructure_conference/

4 days ago

Discover which developments lie ahead: 16 - 17 June, Frankfurt

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Microsoft: Linux Defender antivirus now in public preview, iOS and Android are next

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-linux-defender-antivirus-now-in-public-preview-ios-and-android-are-next/

4 days ago

Microsoft also makes Threat Protection bundle generally available.

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FCC forced by court to ask the public (again) if they think tearing up net neutrality was a really good idea or not

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/fcc_net_neutrality/

4 days ago

US regulator tries to hide embarrassment behind series of sudden announcements

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Google product boss cuffed on suspicion of murder after his Microsoft manager wife goes missing, woman's body found, during Hawaii trip

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/google_arrested_murder/

4 days ago

Before he was arrested, Googler appealed to internet, newspaper for help finding his spouse

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Microsoft To Build First Cloud Data Center Region In Mexico

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/microsoft-to-build-first-cloud-data-center-region-in-mexico

4 days ago

by Donna Goodison The No. 2 cloud computing provider also will open labs with state-of-the-art technologies at three public Mexican universities to help develop students technology skills.

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Researchers trick Tesla into massively breaking the speed limit by sticking a 2-inch piece of electrical tape on a sign

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/20/tesla_ai_tricked_85_mph/

4 days ago

Vid You'd hope it would know 85mph speed limits aren't exactly routine

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Macquarie Telecom to offer cloud services out of Microsoft Azure

https://www.zdnet.com/video/macquarie-telecom-to-offer-cloud-services-out-of-microsoft-azure/

4 days ago

The partnership marks Macquarie Telecom's formal entry into public cloud and gives the Aussie company a global presence.

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Oracle Employees Plan Walkout To Protest Ellison's Trump Fundraiser

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/oracle-employees-plan-walkout-to-protest-ellison-s-trump-fundraiser

4 days ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Oracle's founder, executive chairman and CTO will hold a lavish fundraiser for President Trump's re-election campaign today at a golf course in the Southern California desert. A group of employees calling itself Employees for Ethics says the boss is violating the company's ethical principles by supporting the administration, and is encouraging workers to log-out and donate time to efforts resisting Trump policies.

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