Drupal admins need to urgently patch a flaw
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The attacker just needs to visit the site to hack it

Developers of popular open source CMS Drupal are warning admins to immediately patch a flaw that an attacker can exploit just by visiting a vulnerable site.

Seven countries agree a common AI vision
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Friday, 30 March 2018 10:54

Seven countries agree a common AI vision


Not one where humans are kept as pets

G7 countries have agreed to a "common vision" for the development of artificial intelligence.

Cook softer than Jobs on porn
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Friday, 30 March 2018 10:25

Cook softer than Jobs on porn


No problem looking at porn on an iPhone

Apple CEO Tim Cook appears to have changed the company's mind about using an iPhone to look at pornography.

Microsoft restructuring suggests shift away from Windows
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End of a blue screen era

Software King of the World Microsoft is doing another restructuring, but this time it appears that its bread and butter, Windows, is being downplayed.

Pirate game has a problem with pirates
Published in Games
Friday, 30 March 2018 09:47

Pirate game has a problem with pirates


Apparently, no honour among thieves

The pirate game Sea of Thieves is being destroyed by players who take the whole pirate-thing too seriously and are cheating like crazy.

Apple takes Qualcomm case to the UK courts
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Thursday, 29 March 2018 11:48

Apple takes Qualcomm case to the UK courts


Lawyers look to make a lot of money

Fruity cargo cult Apple appears to be attempting to ratchet up the pressure on Qualcomm by taking its case against the company to as many courts as possible.

Nokia continues to cut Finnish jobs
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Thursday, 29 March 2018 11:33

Nokia continues to cut Finnish jobs


Still restructuring

The former maker of rubber boots, Nokia, has cut 353 jobs in its home market Finland due to a weak global network market and as part of its global cost-savings plan.

Nvidia denies its tech was involved in Uber crash
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We are partners, but they only use our chips. 

Nvidia has rushed to avoid the train wreck which is Uber's self-driving car by saying that the outfit did not use its self-driving tech.

Ecuador shuts up Assange
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Thursday, 29 March 2018 11:04

Ecuador shuts up Assange


Stop talking, you are embarrassing us

Ecuador’s government is cutting off WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s communications outside the nation’s London embassy.

Verizon to release a Palm phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 29 March 2018 10:39

Verizon to release a Palm phone


For the second half of the year

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that a Palm branded smartphone will be launching on Verizon in the second half of the year.