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Europol wipes out 30,000+ piracy sites, three suspects cuffed to walk the legal plank

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/europol_30000_piracy_sites/

2 days ago

Aw man, I was still downl...err.. great work everyone!

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Apple completes $1bn amputation of Intel's 5G smartphone modem biz, out of mobiles for good

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/apple_1bn_intel_5g/

2 days ago

Modem biz sale was made 'at a multi-billion dollar loss,' complains Chipzilla

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Mozilla removes all Avast Firefox extensions

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/03/mozilla-removes-all-avast-firefox-extensions/

2 days ago

If you search for Avast or AVG on the official Mozilla Add-ons website, you may notice that no results by these companies are returned. Neither Avast Online Security or SafePrice, nor AVG […]

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Firefox 71.0 release information; last Firefox release of 2019

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/03/firefox-71-0-release-information-last-firefox-release-of-2019/

2 days ago

Firefox 71.0 is the new stable version of the Firefox web browser as of December 3, 2019; it is the last major stable release of 2019, the next stable Firefox release will […]

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Serverless Kubernetes containers: Amazon EKS on AWS Fargate

https://www.zdnet.com/article/serverless-kubernetes-containers-amazon-eks-on-aws-fargate/

2 days ago

AWS Kubernetes users can now run serverless containers.

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AWS Graviton2: What it means for Arm in the data center, cloud, enterprise, AWS

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-graviton2-what-it-means-for-arm-in-the-data-center-cloud-enterprise-aws/

3 days ago

With Graviton2, AWS is making it clear that it is serious about Arm processors in the data center as well as moving cloud infrastructure innovation at its pace.

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Internet Society says opportunity to sell .org to private equity biz for $1.14bn came out of the blue. Wow, really?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/03/internet_society_org/

3 days ago

Analysis Anger rises over ten-figure sale of registry

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Logz.io moves toward application observability in the cloud, raises questions on open source

https://www.zdnet.com/article/logz-io-moves-towards-application-observability-in-the-cloud-raises-questions-on-open-source/

3 days ago

Logz.io unveils its cloud offering for infrastructure monitoring based on open source platforms Elastic and Grafana. Its strategy may give it an edge, but also raises open source sustainability questions

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HPE launches Greenlake Central, hub of its as-a-service efforts

https://www.zdnet.com/article/hpe-launches-greenlake-central-hub-of-its-as-a-service-efforts/

3 days ago

HPE Greenlake Central will be generally available in the second half of 2020 and is in beta with customers now.

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AWS wants to reinvent the supercomputer, starting with the network

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-wants-to-reinvent-the-supercomputer-starting-with-the-network/

3 days ago

VP of AWS global infrastructure Peter DeSantis talked up the possibilities of running high performance computing workloads in the cloud, instead of on a 'costly' supercomputer with a pretty paint job.

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AWS Launches Quantum Computing Offensive With Amazon Braket

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-launches-quantum-computing-offensive-with-amazon-braket

3 days ago

by Donna Goodison 'With quantum engineering starting to make more meaningful progress, customers are asking for ways to experiment with quantum computers and explore the technologys potential,' says Charlie Bell, AWS senior vice president of utility computing services. 'We believe that quantum computing will be a cloud-first technology, and that the cloud will be the main way customers access the hardware.'

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AWS Reportedly Launching Newer, Faster Datacenter Chip

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/02/aws-faster-datacenter-chip.aspx

3 days ago

Amazon's industry-leading cloud business appears to be developing a new datacenter processor that's at least 20 percent faster than its predecessor. 12/02/2019

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AWS re:Invent re:turns with re:vised robo-car and Windows Server 2008 re:vitalization plan

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/aws_reinvent_returns/

3 days ago

re:Invent Rent-a-server biz readies week-long fanboi rally

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We strained our eyes with Lenovo's monster monitor: 43.4 inches for price of five 24" screens

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/lenovo_p44w/

3 days ago

Yes, we'll definitely use this for spreadsheets and charts and not video games, nope, no way

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Vote rigging, election fixing, ballot stuffing: Just another day in the life of a Register reader

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/who_me/

3 days ago

Who, Me? Nudity, inebriation and a desire to see a band live on stage. The Christmas countdown has begun!

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I'll give you my Windows 7 installation when you pry it from my cold, dead hands (and other tales)

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/microsoft_roundup/

3 days ago

Roundup Plus: New Surface SDKs, Outlook as web app, Azure updates and more

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Challenge yourself and level up your IT security skills at this SANS London training event

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/sans_london_training_event/

3 days ago

Promo Arm yourself with the latest cybersecurity know-how

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US Embassy in London files extradition request for ex-Autonomy boss over HPE fraud charges

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/us_embassy_files_extradition_request_for_mike_lynch/

3 days ago

Mike Lynch currently in the UK facing HPE civil case

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SAP bet the house on S/4HANA but most users aren't ready to move

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/s4hana_user_group_survey/

3 days ago

More than half won't pull suitcase from the attic for at least two years

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Google fell for a real Looker, but now Brit competition watchdog's probing data biz slurp

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/02/google_looker_takeover_cma_probe/

3 days ago

Got a problem with $2.6bn deal? The CMA wants to hear from you

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