EFF URGES GOOGLE TO GROUND ITS FLOC: 'PRO-PRIVACY' THIRD-PARTY COOKIE REPLACEMENT NOT ACTUALLY GREAT FOR PRIVACY

'That is not the world we want, nor the one users deserve' With the arrival of Google Chrome v89 on Tuesday, Google is preparing to...

FIRST VERIZON, NOW T-MOBILE: US CARRIER SUGGESTS USERS USE 2G TO SAVE BATTERY

Why are carriers so worried about people's battery life during lockdown? US telco Verizon recently splashed $45bn on 5G spectrum and...

 
 
 

HACKED LINKEDIN POST PUTS FURTHER PRESSURE ON SALESFORCE OVER ATTITUDES TO RACE IN THE WORKPLACE

SaaS pusher says it has locked up social media account after 'unauthorised access' Near ubiquitous SaaS CRM pusher Salesforce got a...

SOFT-SHELL ROBOT USES SNAILFISH FEATURES TO SAIL THOUGH MARIANA TRENCH STRESS TEST

Deep sea submersible may help humans explore deepest oceans Researchers in China have developed flexible submersible robots that experts...

 
 
 

THE DOCUMENT FOUNDATION UPDATES LIBREOFFICE COMMUNITY TO 7.1.1

Ninth anniversary celebrated with bug fixes for enthusiasts and power users A month after version 7.1 of LibreOffice hit the streets,...

OH SITA: AIRLINE IT PROVIDER CONFIRMS PASSENGER DATA LEAKED AFTER MAJOR 'CYBER-ATTACK'

Data from multiple aviation giants hit Not that many planes are taking off these days, but that didn't stop the flight of passenger...

 
 
 

WIPRO BUYS LONDON-BASED BANKING AND TECH CONSULTANT CAPCO FOR US$1.45B

'Bold play by Wipro, but one not without risk' - analyst Outsourcing provider Wipro has bid $1.45bn for banking consultant and digital...

'SCREEN ACCESS TECHNOLOGY HAS EXISTED FOR DECADES': VISUALLY IMPAIRED MAN SUES DELL OVER 'INACCESSIBLE' WEBSITE

Suit says he couldn't tell 'old' price from 'new', nor perceive pop-up window A legally blind man who cannot see "faces or text" has...

 
 
 

THE 40-YEAR-OLD VERSION: ZX81'S SLEEK PLASTIC CASE SHOWS NO SIGN OF MIDDLE-AGED SPREAD

'You'll be surprised at how much you can do with a personal computer' It has been 40 years since the launch of Sinclair's ZX81 , a...

DAY 5 OF OPENREACH STRIKES: NO USE OF TECH COMPANY TOILETS. NO WATER. FRESH DATES OUTLINED

'No access to buildings' for striking Repayment Project engineers, confirms company Openreach's Project Repayment Engineers who are...

 
 
 

GPS JAMMING AROUND CYPRUS GIVES OUR AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS A HEADACHE, SAYS EUROCONTROL

One-fifth of all flights in a 3 hour period were affected GPS jamming of airliners not only causes navigational havoc but delays commercial...

WHILE REG READERS KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A TRUE HACKER AND CYBER-CROOK, FOR EVERYONE ELSE, HACKING MEANS ILLEGAL ACTIVITY

Our vulture Iain argues against this week's motion Reader debate Welcome to the latest Register Debate in which writers discuss technology...

 
 
 

THE SOONER AI STOPS TRYING TO MIMIC HUMAN INTELLIGENCE, THE BETTER - AS THERE ISN'T ANY

Still waiting for neuroscientists to work out why Something for the Weekend, Sir? Never again. As Gods are my witnesses, you will never...

I HAVEN'T BOUGHT NEW PANTS FOR YEARS, WHY DO I HAVE TO KEEP BUYING NEW PCS?

Friends and family tech support meets steam-powered computing On Call It's a friends and family episode of On Call today, dedicated...

 
 
 

UK MONOPOLY WATCHDOG LAUNCHES PROBE AFTER IOS APP MAKERS SLAM APPLE SOFTWARE STORE'S DRACONIAN T&CS

The walls are closing in on the iGiant The UK's antitrust watchdog has launched an investigation into Apple's app store after developers...

CHROME RELEASE CYCLE ACCELERATED TO FOUR-WEEKLY FRENZY

Faster, Sysadmin! Install! Install! The Chromium crew has revved its engines and decided it will soon emit a new stable release every...

 
 
 

BIDEN ADMINISTRATION LABELS CHINA TOP TECH THREAT, PROMISES PROPORTIONATE RESPONSES TO CYBERATTACKS

Tech visa reform pledged, alongside diplomacy to write new rules for tech The Biden administration has named China as the most threatening...

PAYPAL SAYS DEVELOPER PRODUCTIVITY JUMPED 30% DURING THE COVID-19 PLAGUE

Despite perils of 500PB data trove, 'microservices abuse' and need to rapidly bring Asian tech to the world PayPal says it managed...

 
 
 

SELF-SUPPORTED RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX SERVER VIRTY USERS SEE STEALTH INFLATION

Software remains pretty much the same... but at twice the price Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server has maintained the same starting price...

ADGUARD NAMES 6,000+ WEB TRACKERS THAT USE CNAME CHICANERY: FEEL FREE TO FEED THEM INTO YOUR BROWSER'S FILTER

Assuming your content blocker can scrutinize DNS AdGuard on Thursday published a list of more than 6,000 CNAME-based trackers so they...

 
 
 



Queen calls for unity in Commonwealth message ahead of Oprah interview

Queen calls for unity in Commonwealth message ahead of Oprah interview

Queen Elizabeth II walks past Commonwealth flags in St George's Hall at Windsor Castle, The Queen stressed the importance of staying in touch with family and friends during... Read more ...

Zoey Clark helps Great Britain to silver at the European Indoor Championships

Zoey Clark helped Great Britain equal their best haul of 12 medals at the European Indoor Championships in Poland. Read more ...

Boris Johnson hopes for third time lucky as England's schools reopen

LONDON - Boris Johnson begins his third big school “unlockdown” test Monday - and he needs to pass it with flying colors. Most of England's pupils will return to the classroom... Read more ...

How to watch Coming 2 America with Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall, streaming...

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Child tax credit 2021 cleared the Senate: It could bring more money than...

Once the nearly $2 trillion stimulus bill becomes law, families with children will get more money. What to know for the coming week. Read more ...

WSL roundup: Walsh strike makes it nine straight league wins for Man City

Man City beat Everton 1-0 at Academy Stadium Chelsea defeat West Ham 2-0; Man Utd 3-o Aston Villa There was a time when Manchester City watchers wondered whether Gareth Taylor... Read more ...

Australia suspends military cooperation with Myanmar following last month's coup

Foreign affairs minister says the government has grave concerns about repression of protest since ousting of Aung San Suu Kyi Australia has suspended military cooperation with... Read more ...

How to Find Your IP Address

How to Find Your IP Address

There may come a time when you need to know the IP address of your router, as assigned by your ISP. These numbers are easy to find, when you know where and how to... Read more ...

Man Utd verdict: Dean Henderson proves he can be the daddy in David de Gea's...

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