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Mike Magee quits Fudzilla
Published in News
Monday, 08 November 2021 03:08

Mike Magee quits Fudzilla


Mike Magee - co-founder of the Register
and the founder of the INQUIRER will leave Fudzilla.com at the end of December. He will be launching new non-tech titles, under non disclosure agreements, sources indicate.

Wikipedia editors are gods Richard Dawkins discovers
Published in News


They tell you what to believe

Fundamentalist atheist Richard Dawkins has discovered that Wackypedia editors are the true gods of the internet and that he is but a worthless sinner.

Wikimedia admits some of its “editors” were persecuting others
Published in News


Bans six and cancel sysop privileges for another dozen

The Wikimedia Foundation appears to have woken up to the fact that a number of its editors are out of control bullies.

Wikimedia actually bans administrator for posting fake information
Published in News


Next step recognising the existence of Fudzilla?

The Wikimedia Foundation has taken the extraordinary step of banning one of its admins after he was found to have been posting radical right-wing views on the Wackypedia site.

The INQUIRER: not quite dead in the water
Published in News
Thursday, 19 December 2019 21:51

The INQUIRER: not quite dead in the water


Obituary Nick Farrell remembers… and then takes his medication to forget

This story prompts me to write that The INQ was hugely important to my own story. After working on tech magazines and VNUnet for a few years, it became pretty apparent that the industry was changing. The days of the freelance were slowly turning in favour of this WWW thing. I found myself in Bulgaria making very little as magazines who wanted news features were dying out.

Two women in house argue about details
Published in AI
Monday, 25 February 2019 14:45

Two women in house argue about details


And won't even talk to each other

Artificial intelligence can go so far, but, so far, AI isn't showing much intelligence and has a sexist core.

The CeBIT mess is over
Published in News
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 15:24

The CeBIT mess is over


The end of the SnowBIT

For years upon years I trudged the halls in Hannover hoping against hope that it wouldn't snow and the biggest IT trade show in the world wouldn't turn from CeBIT into SnoBIT. And now it seems to be either NoBIT or JustaBIT.

Hard Brexit means hell for IT distributors
Published in News
Monday, 15 October 2018 12:06

Hard Brexit means hell for IT distributors


Better to have your Brexit soft

A hard Brexit would hurt IT  distribution according to Canalys president and CEO Steve Brazier.

Scottish school pilots LiFi technology
Published in Network
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 12:04

Scottish school pilots LiFi technology


Switching on the light

A Scottish school is testing high speed wireless internet using light technology.

Mike Magee sues US government
Published in News
Tuesday, 16 May 2017 23:10

Mike Magee sues US government


“It just came off in my hand”


The founder of the Rogister, the INQUIRER, TechEye, Channel Eye and the editor in large at Fudzilla has discovered he is suing the US government.