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Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: The Register
Topic: A Trump deepfake leaked onto national TV, new TensorFlow tidbits, and more
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A Trump deepfake leaked onto national TV, new TensorFlow tidbits, and more

<r>Plus: More info on Intel's NNP chip <B><s>[b]</s>Roundup<e>[/b]</e></B>  Hello, welcome back to the AI roundup. Here’s a short list of what’s been happening so far since the Christmas and New Year break.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/13...
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Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: The Register
Topic: Facebooker swatted, Kaspersky snares an NSA thief, NASA server exposed, and more
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Facebooker swatted, Kaspersky snares an NSA thief, NASA server exposed, and more

<r>Plus, Vita boot ROM caper, TCL caught slinging Android malware, etc <B><s>[b]</s>Roundup<e>[/b]</e></B>  This week we saw a <URL url="https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/poland_reportedly_arrests_huawei_official_for_spying/"><s>[url=https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/poland_reportedly_...
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Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:28 am
Forum: The Register
Topic: It's the weekend. We're out of puns for now. Just have a gander at China's Moon lander and robo-sidekick snaps, videos
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It's the weekend. We're out of puns for now. Just have a gander at China's Moon lander and robo-sidekick snaps, videos

<r>Not much fun back in the West for SpaceX, tho: Staff decimated <B><s>[b]</s>Pics and vid<e>[/b]</e></B>  China's Chang’e lunar lander has beamed back its first pictures of the far side of the Moon.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/12/chang...
by NewsBot
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: The Register
Topic: *taps on glass* Hellooo, IRS? Anyone in? Anyone guarding taxpayers' data from crooks? Hellooo?
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*taps on glass* Hellooo, IRS? Anyone in? Anyone guarding taxpayers' data from crooks? Hellooo?

<r>Could someone slide a note on identity-theft protection under the door? Helloooo? With the <URL url="https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/government_shutdown_security/"><s>[url=https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/government_shutdown_security/]</s>partial US government shutdown<e>[/url]</...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile US pledge, again, to not sell you location to shady geezers. Sorry, we don't believe the
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AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile US pledge, again, to not sell you location to shady geezers. Sorry, we don't believe the

<r>Fool me once, some on, shame on you. Fool me, you can't get fooled again, OK US cellphone networks have promised – again – that they will stop selling records of their subscribers' whereabouts to anyone willing to cough up cash.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.the...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: Q. How exactly do you test car seats? A. With this sweaty 'robutt' that twerks for days and days
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Q. How exactly do you test car seats? A. With this sweaty 'robutt' that twerks for days and days

<r>Watch this game of moist mechanical musical chairs <B><s>[b]</s>Vid<e>[/b]</e></B>  Picture a massive robotic arm gloved with a damp, arse-shaped cushion twerking into a chair for three days straight. That's how automaker Ford tests the durability of its car seats, at least in Europe.…<br/> <br/>...
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Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: Germany has a problem with the entire point of Amazon's daft Dash buttons – and bans them
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Germany has a problem with the entire point of Amazon's daft Dash buttons – and bans them

<r>Sour Krauts aren't wrong: Tap-to-order gizmo is really dumb Germany has banned Amazon's tap-to-order-a-thing Dash buttons, with a court deciding they break ecommerce laws.… <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/germany_bans_amazon_dash/"><s>...
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Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: SpaceX sends Iridium-8 into space while Musk flaunts his retro rocket
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SpaceX sends Iridium-8 into space while Musk flaunts his retro rocket

<r>The 1930s called. They'd like their silver Starship back SpaceX launched its first mission of 2019, fulfilling its Iridium contract, while the Falcon 9 due to loft the company's Crew Dragon demo mission remained resolutely attached to Florida.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.c...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: Cloud hardware spend edges ahead of traditional setups for the first time
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Cloud hardware spend edges ahead of traditional setups for the first time

<r>Q3 '18 it hit 50.9% of of total IT turnover, according to analyst Abacus-strummer IDC has clocked that quarterly revenues of IT infrastructure (that's servers, storage, and Ethernet switches) for the cloud have officially squeezed past sales into traditional environments.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: NHS England's chief digital officer goes full digital, ditches health service for GP app biz
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NHS England's chief digital officer goes full digital, ditches health service for GP app biz

<r>Juliet Bauer to join Livi in April NHS England's chief digital officer has reportedly told staff she is leaving the organisation just days after the government launched its <URL url="https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/07/nhs_england_all_digital/"><s>[url=https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/0...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: If you don't like apps touching, Qubes 4.0.1 is a good place to jump in
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If you don't like apps touching, Qubes 4.0.1 is a good place to jump in

<r>Virty OS's latest version rolls up the best bits of 2018 Invisible Things Lab pushed out a point release of Qubes OS this week in the form of version 4.0.1…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/qubes/"><s>[url]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http://go....
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Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: Medical advice app Your.MD could have been tampered with by anyone, alleges ex-veep
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Medical advice app Your.MD could have been tampered with by anyone, alleges ex-veep

<r>Did he really blow the whistle on security fears? tribunal asked A former vice president of medical app Your.MD has claimed "false information could be fed into the diagnostic system" as a result of security failings in the software's backend.… <br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister....
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: Huawei sales director nicked in Poland on suspicion of 'spying'
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Huawei sales director nicked in Poland on suspicion of 'spying'

<r>Former Polish security agency exec also under arrest Polish authorities have reportedly arrested Huawei's sales director and an ex-security agency staffer on allegations of spying.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/poland_reportedly_arre...
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Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: The Register
Topic: xHamster reports spike in UK users getting their five-knuckle shuffle on before pr0n age checks
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xHamster reports spike in UK users getting their five-knuckle shuffle on before pr0n age checks

<r>Or Jillin' off, for the ladies UK-based smut viewers seem to be filling their boots before the government's age check kicks in as traffic to xHamster rose 6 per cent in 2018.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/11/pr0n_site_xhamster_reports_i...
by NewsBot
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: The Register
Topic: It WASN'T the update, says Microsoft: Windows 7 suffers identity crisis as users hit by activation errors
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It WASN'T the update, says Microsoft: Windows 7 suffers identity crisis as users hit by activation errors

<r>Fiddling with activation servers same day as monthly update? What could possibly go wrong? Microsoft has said that activation errors seen by Windows 7 users should not be chalked up to Tuesday's patch, but rather were an entirely different cockup.…<br/> <br/> Source: <URL url="http://go.theregist...