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Microsoft's Windows 10 build list SNOWBALLS for Lumia mobesEasy come, easy go: Euro astroboffins blast brace of Galileo sats INTO SPAAACE$23m to a WordPress biz? Why top-end hosting is big moneyExercising with chocolate: Festival and tours galoreApple's Tim Cook and Salesforce's Marc Benioff DECLARE WAR on anti-gay Indiana<i>Street Culture</i>: <i>Reg</i> man's snazzy snaps of punky London go on display<i>Blood Relatives</i>, <i>The Tears of the Rajas</i> and <i>The Fifth Gospel</i>Dot-sucks sucks, say lawyers: ICANN urged to kill 'shakedown' nowForum chat is like Clarkson punching you repeatedly in the faceTo BALDLY GO where no one has gone before: NASA 'naut twin to spend YEAR IN SPAACEHotel Wi-Fi not only hideously expensive – it's horribly insecureChip rumor-gasm: Intel to buy Altera! Samsung to buy AMD! ... or notFCC supremo slams big cable in gridiron Robin Hood metaphor mash-upFlak for Slack chaps in yak app hack flap: User database whackedAppeal court bombshell: Google must face British justice for 'Safari spying'Did we just wake up in an alternate universe? BlackBerry turns a profitIn-depth: Supermicro's youngest Twin is a real silent ice maidenThe injected JavaScript used to smash anti-Great Firewall of China GitHub projects offlineRed Hat explains its choice of scale-out storage hatsBig Data will shield the Apple Watch from Android onslaughtAll the flash world needs is more TLC, suggests reportVMware channel confirms price hikes from next monthEurope could be drowned in 'worthless pop culture' thanks to EU copyright plansHome Office awards Raytheon £150m over e-borders cancellationEveryone's getting flashy: Intel and Micron want to feed you their wafersEuro THERMONUCLEAR REACTOR PROJECT is in TROUBLE<i>El Reg</i> uncages its truly demonic BOFH t-shirtVoda UK CEO says one thing about not-spots, Minister of Fun says anotherJohn Lewis stakes £100,000 on building a working tech crecheGoogle dangles $70m before new CFO to lure her from Wall StreetZTE's stealthy Nubia: China-made Google-free Android mobeTim Cook: I'll give just a THIRD of what Gates gave to charity last yearThe hyper-collapsed data centre: Vapor IO's all-in-one info chamberHTC One M9 Android smartphone: Like a M8 with a squinty eye'Why don't you buy from foreign sites?' asks Commish, snapping on the glovesMicrosoft and Oracle are 'not your trusted friends', public sector bodsSanDisk slashes sales outlook as growth shudders to a stopLabour has a pop at the government over missed GDS targetsWhat is HPC actually good for? Just you wait and seeVodafone: So what exactly is 'ludicrous' about the Frontier report?Europe drags, as Accenture posts steady growthSatnav launches are like buses: none for ages then three arrive at onceSurface Pro 3 update has so much new stuff for sysadmins, we can't fit it all in one headline700,000 beautiful women do the bidding of one Twitter-scamming manBongfire of Inanity: Jakarta rozzers enforce mass chill-outTurnbull's Digital Transformation Office to 'leave you quivering with excitement'VMware tells partners, punters, to pay higher prices (probably)LOOK OUT, Brits – is that a Facebook LASER-GUN drone above us?Microsoft performs reverse full-hybrid with an on-premises twistCourt recording biz with clients EVERYWHERE has forums breached

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Air Canada flight with 138 passengers crash lands through power lines. Only minor injuries reported while plane is destroyedFrat boy pulls an Ozzy Osbourne, with a hamster. At least he didn't pull a Richard GerePolice helicopter used in pursuit of wine drinking bicyclistParty in Fort Worth. Queers, steers, beers, and a lot of hetero weirdOzzy Osbourne's daughter is about to hit it big time. No, not Kelly. The unknown one that nobody talks aboutResearchers use GPS collars to track wild pandas. Turns out each panda really eats shoots and leavesSpringtime in Edinburgh, where the "bloomin' potholes" are actually in bloomPhotoshop theme: Create an ad for a product no one wantsFamily of Aurora theater shooting victim loses lawsuit against online sellers of ammo used, because on the Internet no one knows you're a homicidal maniacMother of God, why the hell hasn't the mainstream media told anyone about the worldwide pastrami crisis?Photoshop this winged wonder"Captain Donald Alexander Malcolm Jr., 60, died Feb. 28, while smoking, drinking whiskey and telling lies. He died from complications resulting from being stubborn, refusing to go to the doctor, and raising hell for six decades""Some interesting runaways patrol came across this morning," police wrote. "They were found grazing in a median & safely returned home." (with awesome apprehension pic)Marijuana is irrevocably changing the American workplace for the worst, say the totally harsh buzzkills at SlateOOOOk-lahoma, where the measles comes from riding on the planeA five year old boy went missing / His parents were having a fit / But Friday brought a sad ending / He was found in a big tank of ... shaving cream, be nice and clean, shave every day and you'll always look keenLast one out tonight for Earth Hour, please turn out the lightsFormer Navy SEAL who was shot 27 times in one firefight will run in a half-Ironman representing Carrick Brain Centers. You'll be able to hear the clanking of giant balls and bullet fragments for miles aroundThis woman posed as a lawyer and almost became a partner at her small firm before her fraud was discovered. She would have gotten away with it too if it weren't for those meddling investigatorsPrisoner obtains mobile phone in jail, uses it to set up fake web domain to issue fake bail instructions and then escape. I mean, how often do you look at a man's bail instructions?So what is up with that piano on top of a hill, anyway?Pizza and ice cream parlor was front for family-run pot operation, police rai... waidadaminnit... Why didn't I think of that?Photoshop this underwater gal5'4", 125lb woman goes to doctor for back pain, is told to lose weight. Patient loses weight three months later, sues"Every one of them deserves a bowl of food and a blanket to sleep on." Woman single-handedly cares for almost 350 abandoned and feral cats. Please give her a very warm welcome to CaturdayColorado defends pot laws, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman urges Supreme Court to reject lawsuit filed by neighboring states: "This is an attempt to reach across their borders and selectively invalidate state laws with which they disagree"Honest to God, if you pass out at a party and wake up to find a bag of jewels next to you and the bag of jewels has a laptop in it, don't waste your time pawning the laptopFour-year-old girl sneaks out of house at 3 in the morning, hops bus in search of slushieIf you're running for Mayor, you may want to refrain from spraying '666' grafitti on public buildings and landmarks{2}

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Suppressing old memories key to learning new onesDark Web vendors offer up “thousands” of Uber logins starting at $1 eachMan says he was “dumb” when he fired a laser at police helicopterHow “standby” modes on game consoles suck up energyCrowdsourced maps turn democracy into an art formNext Windows 10 beta should open up support for dozens of Lumia phonesWii U Legend of Zelda no longer planned for 2015Jury: Kleiner Perkins not liable for Pao’s gender discrimination claims [Updated]Critical ocean circulation in Atlantic appears to have slowedTwitch-targeting botnets use infected PCs to inflate viewer audiencesFord’s new car automatically slows down when it sees a speed limit signEU announces plans to banish geo-blocking, modernize copyright law“Copyright troll” Perfect 10 hit with $5.6M in fees after failed Usenet assault13-year-old Minecraft player confesses to swatting, police sayLiveblog (12p EST, Friday): Robots, smart factories, and the Internet of… stuffFacebook tests laser-equipped drones, but they come in peacePhotog who got $1.2M copyright verdict against AFP won’t get legal feesIntel and Micron’s 3D NAND promises SSDs “greater than 10TB”Valve to offer HTC Vive Developer Edition for freeA $50 device is breaking North Korean government’s grip on mediaBritish users can sue Google in UK over “secret tracking”AT&T’s plan to watch your Web browsing—and what you can do about itChildhood abuse victims don’t always grow up to be abusersNintendo’s physical DLC: Supply-limited toy needed for new gameplay puzzlesNoose around Internet’s TLS system tightens with 2 new decryption attacksSalesforce abandons all future Indiana plans following passage of SB 101German pro basketball team relegated to lower division due to Windows updatePayPal agrees to pay $7.7 million for alleged sanctions violationsGallery: The bicoastal industrial tech labs road show (with robots!)Colliding galaxy clusters offer strongest case yet for dark matterAustralian government minister: Dodge new data retention law like thisIs it legal for US military to scan the public’s computers for kid porn?Samsung and HTC flagships to duke it out in US stores on April 10A review of Android for Work: Dual-persona support comes to AndroidGraphene allows strange form of ice to occur at room temperatureDon’t call them Metro: Microsoft rebrands Universal apps as “Windows apps”Lone modder’s Half-Life 2: Update brings modern graphics to a classicStartup workers sue to be recognized as employees, not mere contractorsCoast to coast, climate to climate, present to pastNew homeowner selling house because he can’t get Comcast Internet