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What Huawei to go: Hundreds of Chinese tech giant's US workers to get pink slips – report

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Re: @AC

Its a reason not fly near its borders.

Market flips switch on Arista share value after 'cloud titan' turns on heel

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Re: Hmmm...

One of the joys of Monopolies dominating markets.

Who's that padding down the chimney? It's Puma, with its weird £80 socks for gamers

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Re: PUMA Socks

Sponsored by Puma

Red Hat raises guidance after good Q2

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Re: Red Hat still exists?

Two billion reasons to think they might be here next year.

Surprise! Leading 4-socket server vendor isn’t Dell or HPE

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Re: And the Chinese are known for being truthful, of course.

That is such blatant racism.

Trans-Pacific Partnership returns, without Trump but more 'comprehensive'

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Re: Ask Liam Fox

Chill. The uk will always have that special relationship with America first.

South Wales cops crow about facial recognition arrests on social media

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Re: Nothing more

It is now illegal in the UK to hide your face from cameras.

And THIS is how you do it, Apple: Huawei shames Cupertino with under-glass sensor

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Re: Too good to be true?

Eh? But Huawei phones dont even come with Facebook installed?

'Tesco probably knows more about me than GCHQ': Infosec boffins on surveillance capitalism

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Re: They does

Quite hard to hide the fact that you are pregnant for seven years.

Breaking, literally: Microsoft's fix for CPU-hogging Windows bug wrecks desktop search

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Re: It seems to me

Install Linux's mlocate and grep.

dir is short for dire :)

'No BS' web host Gandi lives up to half of its motto... Some customer data wiped out in storage server meltdown

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Re: Talking about bullshit

OVH, not that I would recommend them, but they do provide backups.

Atlassian sprays more machine learning over its cloudy BitBucket, Jira, Confluence wares

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Less "smarts", where I work Jira needs a little blue pill: so it stays up longer.

Google Chrome's crackdown on ad blockers and browser extensions, Manifest v3, is now available in beta

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Re: If the goal is increased performance

it's css that makes pages beautiful not javascript.

Three things that have vanished: $3.6bn in Bitcoin, a crypto investment biz, and the two brothers who ran it

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Re: Surprised?

Nonsense: statistically there is an extremely heavy weighting of stupid + rich living in Florida. ;)

Official: Google Chrome 69 kills off the World Wide Web (in URLs)

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Re: Reg

El Reg without comments? I shudder at the thought.

Ever wonder how a pentest turns into felony charges? Coalfire duo explain Iowa courthouse arrest debacle

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Re: legislation??

Vote Chad Leonard - tough on innocents, weak on security.

ARM servers to gain boost from ARM, Oracle Java partnership

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kill java?

like no one uses android or hadoop or tomcat anyway

ICO 'making enquiries' into bizarre shopper data spill at M&S

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agreed

cache of a response with a set-cookie header seems likely

How can you kill that which will not die? Windows XP is back (sorta... OK, not really)

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Re: How can a free operating system...

because zero is a number.

Floyd Mayweather-endorsed cryptocoin startup knocked out by fraud allegations

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Re: Made $32m from thousands from investors

Thats blaming gambling on punters

UK digital network Openreach takes 15 electric vans for a spin

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apples for apples

You dont have a petrol station in your garage.

Linus Torvalds issues early Linux Kernel update to fix swapfile SNAFU

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Re: swap space

perhaps not a good moment to recommend swap files.

Try a 'shroom before ruling on chill pills, boffin tells gov

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stupid nanny state saying no is not a problem

when they grow all over the golf course.

China orders immediate shuttering of Bitcoin exchanges

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great thing about crypto currency...

is that governments can't artificially deflate or inflate the value.

oh.

Samba needs two patches, unless you're happy for SMB servers to dance for evildoers

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Dumb statement: What makes you think the developers of samba 1 are young? Original author is 50.

Feel like a little kid in the container world? Welcome to the club

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18 months?

Linux containers is ten years old this August.

(And starwars 1 was released in 1977 :)

The Register Lecture: How to build your own tractor beam

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new reg feature?

Right mouse click > edit > submit pull request -m "that'll be kilo not mega".

The Honor MagicBook Pro looks nice, runs like a dream, and isn't too expensive either. What more could you want?

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Wanne be careful about banning Huawei the lads, you might miss out on some good cheap kit.

.uk registry operator Nominet responds to renewed criticism – by silencing its critics

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Re: I just noticed that...

it true, you are safe to ban .uk in your Dns now.

Big US election coming up, security is vital and, oh look... a federal agency just got completely pwned for real

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agreed, if you use morse code it is less distracting than Teams. And has more secure cyber.

Boeing will cough up $2.5bn+ to settle US fraud charge over 737 Max safety

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Re: WTF: Boeing must acknowledge and accept the government's criminal fraud charge

Good precident for Trump.

DARPA picks Intel to automate conversion of FPGAs into ASICs for military applications

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It's a close run race, Intel are just 5 nanometers behind.

I'll get my coat

The latest REvil ransomware victim? Sol Oriens. Oh, a US nuclear weapons contractor

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Good point

It would be interesting to see interview questions by the recruiters for shits n giggles.

Ego and CEO are 66 per cent the same

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news?

IMHO what happened on the telly in a soap is not news.

Russia drags NASA: Enjoy your expensive SpaceX capsule, our Soyuz is the cheap Kalashnikov of rockets

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Re: Sour grapes

The Russians are big supporters of the US democratic system.

Anti-privacy unkillable super-cookies spreading around the world – study

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opera mini browser bypasses this

Mind you, opera are doing something very similar Already.

Void Linux gave itself to the void, Korora needs a long siesta – life is hard for small distros

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multibillion

Unless you count Google. Google dont run it but they are very active.

They terrrk err jerrrbs! Vodafone replaces 2,600 roles with '600 bots' in bid to shrink €48bn debt

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If telephone bots work for you, it just indicares you have a useless website.

House of pain: If YAML makes you swear, shout louder – the agony is there for a reason

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Re: Syntactic whitespace

did you read the title of your comment as you posted?

Node.js sees Windows compatibility as key to success

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mizilla steps up

Mozilla plan to get node running on their is VM. that should support more options

What's silent but violent and costs $250m? Yes, it's Lockheed Martin's super-quiet, supersonic X-plane for NASA

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Re: Only $247.5m?

I notice the term "at scale" is now used to mean "lots of money "

Facebook tells users to report crappy customer service from advertisers

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Re: Delete themselves

Word. Facebook is the epitome of a faceless corp that refuses any contact from consumers.

Microsoft Azure Europe embraced the other GDPR: Generally Down, Possibly Recovering

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Re: MTBF vs Blast Radius

Where I work we have never had five hours of down time ever.

We don't usually sugar-coat the news but... Alien sugars found in Earth-bound meteorites

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Re: Best petri dish

As this article shows. Some folk are pretty far advanced in their intelligent guessing.

ServiceNow slammed for 'tone deaf' letter telling customers contracts can't be tweaked as COVID-19 batters businesses

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Re: We use Service Now where I work...

"Nasty stupid" sums up British Politics and Goverment that results.

Sorry to drone on and on but have you heard of Ingenuity? NASA's camera-copter is ready to head off to Mars

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Re: Why

While this is true, nasa missed an opportunity to design the solarsystem's most bling helipad.

Roger Waters tells Facebook CEO to Zuck off after 'huge' song rights request

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Re: Not Now John

He should write Zuck a dedicated version, "Just another prick in the walled garden"

Jeff Bezos fires off a blue dart, singes Elon Musk and SpaceX

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Re: Rockets Schmockets

Its does seem to be horizontal expansion rather than a vertical expansion.

Apache Cassandra at 10: Making a community believe in NoSQL

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And then apparently instagram released Cassandra on a rocksdb backend.

The circle is a spiral

In Rust We Trust: Stob gets behind the latest language craze

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Fyi IntelliJ works fine you dont have to use micro$oft tools to write rust.

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