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World's richest bloke battles Oz catastro-fire with incredible AU$1m donation (aka load of cheap greenwashing)

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/13/bezos_aussie_fire/

a month ago

Comment Amazon puts (a tiny amount of) its money where its tax bill isn’t

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CES la vie: Shrunken Ultrabooks, muted mobiles and Segway's adult prams at world's biggest consumer tech show

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/13/ces_2020/

a month ago

CES Thanks Vegas - it's been weird

MobilesWorldsBiggestConsumer

Cops storm Nginx's Moscow offices after a Russian biz claims it owns world's most widely used web server, not F5

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/12/nginx_moscow_office_raided/

2 months ago

Rambler claims code creator was working for them at the time and so they own tech worth $700m

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How the cloud, an army of drones, and 3D mesh is saving the world's vital infrastructure

https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-the-cloud-an-army-of-drones-and-3d-mesh-is-saving-the-worlds-vital-infrastructure/

2 months ago

Bridges in major cities are crumbling and in desperate need of inspection. Technology convergence offers a light at the end of a rickety tunnel.

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The Outer Worlds: Ever wished Fallout 4 was more like New Vegas? Here ya go... in spaaace

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/01/the_outer_worlds/

4 months ago

The RPG Obsidian nails it

WorldsFallout

Inside the 1TB ImageNet data set used to train the world's AI: Naked kids, drunken frat parties, porno stars, and more

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/23/ai_dataset_imagenet_consent/

4 months ago

Feature Creators tried to stop us looking through it. We saw a copy anyway. Now it's being scrubbed clean

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I discovered the world's last video rental kiosk and it would make a great spaceship

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/18/last_video_rental_kiosk/

4 months ago

Something for the Weekend, Sir? It's cool to be retro

DiscoveredWorlds

How Amazon and Microsoft could build the world’s biggest app store

https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-amazon-and-microsoft-could-build-the-worlds-biggest-app-store/

5 months ago

Move over, Google and Apple. Consumers want and deserve another option that is free from your undue influence.

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World's largest heap of untreated nuclear waste needs more bots to cart around irradiated crap

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/20/sellafield_robots/

5 months ago

Chernobyl? That's cute

WorldsLargestNuclearAround

Oracle takes another step in its goal to build the world's first autonomous cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/video/oracle-announces-oracle-autonomous-linux/

5 months ago

Billed as the world's first autonomous operating system, Oracle Autonomous Linux provisions itself, scales itself, tunes itself, and patches itself while running.

OracleAnotherWorldsAutonomousCloud

Oracle: This 1,060 Raspberry Pi supercomputer is 'world's largest Pi cluster'

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-this-1060-raspberry-pi-supercomputer-is-worlds-largest-pi-cluster/

5 months ago

Oracle's Raspberry Pi 3 B+ supercomputer should provide 4,240 cores for processing.

OracleRaspberrySupercomputerWorldsLargestCluster

World's oldest human was a 122-year-old French smoker after all

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/16/worlds_oldest_human_122_yr_old_french_smoker/

5 months ago

Researchers debunk tax-fraud imposter theory

WorldsFrench

More on that monster Cerebras AI chip, Xilinx touts 'world's largest' FPGA, and more

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/26/hot_chips_roundup/

6 months ago

MonsterWorldsLargest

Alibaba crafts world's 'fastest' 'open-source' RISC-V processor yet: 16 cores, 64-bit, 2.5GHz, 12nm, out-of-order exec

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/27/alibaba_risc_v_chip/

7 months ago

Analysis Coming to an FPGA near you, soon, maybe, hopefully?

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