Russia demands the DNC hacking case is thrown out
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Diplomatic immunity

The Russian Federation has responded to a lawsuit filed by the Democratic National Committee and has requested the overseeing court to throw out the lawsuit.

Ivanka Trump copies Clinton on emails
Published in News
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 11:52

Ivanka Trump copies Clinton on emails


Same issue, no fallout

When Hillary Clinton used her private server to send out emails, the Republicans and Fox News went completely mental but it appears no one seems to be concerned about Ivanka Trump doing the same thing.

Microsoft update kills the iCloud
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 11:49

Microsoft update kills the iCloud


… and so we were saved

Software king of the world Microsoft has penned an update which is so good it looks down on less useful software from Apple.

Apple slashes production on three iPhone models
Published in Mobiles


A month after launch few are buying

Fruity cargo cult Apple has slashed production on three of its iPhone cash cows as users finally start to reject its “charge you more money for a mid-range phone” policy.

Tim Cook defends multibillion-dollar Google search deal
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I know I am normally banging on about privacy but…

Apple’s supreme Dalek Tim Cook has been called out over his company’s privacy hypocrisy after singing the praises of a multibillion-dollar search deal with Google.

Quantum computing is just not happening
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 19 November 2018 11:19

Quantum computing is just not happening


The Cats will not co-operate

IEEE Spectrum’s Mikhail Dyakonov is warning that Quantum computing is "not in our foreseeable future" despite shedloads of research in quantum and condensed-matter physics.

Amazon working to make Java free for its users
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Amazon Corretto is no cost

Amazon wants to make sure Java is available for free to its users in the long term with the introduction of Amazon Corretto.

BlackBerry buys Cylance
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Monday, 19 November 2018 11:06

BlackBerry buys Cylance


Writes $1.4 billion cheque

BlackBerry announced that it has agreed to acquire endpoint security firm Cylance for $1.4 billion in cash.

Microsoft faces GDPR cloud woes in Europe
Published in Cloud
Monday, 19 November 2018 11:04

Microsoft faces GDPR cloud woes in Europe


Too much data gathering

Software king of the world Microsoft is about to face a kicking from the European Union over its 'large scale and covert' gathering of people's info via Office.

Disk Free Xbox out in spring
Published in Gaming
Monday, 19 November 2018 11:02

Disk Free Xbox out in spring


Rumours suggest

Microsoft is planning to release a disk free version of the Xbox One as early as next spring.