Age discrimination class-action against HP and HPE gets green light to proceed • The...

Former HP workers who allege they were dismissed in order to clear a path for younger employees have been granted certification for their proposed collective action by a California district court. In their...

Ever wondered what it’s like working for Microsoft? Leaked survey shines a light on...

You aren't the only one feeling like you're giving more than you're getting from your employer – a chunk of Microsofties are of the same opnion. A leaked employee survey seen by Business Insider...

Ice, ice maybe? Astrobotic will ride SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy to the Moon in 2023...

Astrobotic has provided an explanation for another of SpaceX boss Elon Musk's tweets with news that its Griffin lander lander will be riding a Falcon Heavy to the Moon in 2023. Musk last week...

Who’d have thought the US senator who fist pumped Jan 6 insurrectionists would propose...

US Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) has proposed his latest anti-Big Tech legislation: a complete ban on mergers and acquisitions for companies valued at over $100bn if it may harm competition in any way...

Shipments up 55% on the Before Times • The Register

It’s still boom time for makers of personal computers. The buying frenzy that started in the pandemic has spilled into the first quarter of 2021 with global shipments into the channel swelling by...

Militia man wanted to take out ‘about 70 per cent of the internet’ •...

The US Justice Department on Friday announced the arrest of Seth Aaron Pendley, 28, for allegedly planning to blow up a single Amazon data center in Ashburn, Virginia, which he thought would knock...

Satellite collision anticipated by EU space agency fails to materialize… for now at least...

Two days ago, the EU Space Surveillance and Tracking (EU SST) initiative warned of a possible collision on Friday between two orbiting objects, but it now appears they passed each other without incident. The...

Wormhole encrypted file transfer app reboots Firefox Send after Mozilla fled • The Register

Earlier this month, a startup called Socket, Inc., launched Wormhole, a web app for encrypting files and making them available to those who receive the URL-embedded encryption key, without exposing the files to...

Apple’s pending privacy clampdown drives desperate marketers to overwhelm domain database • The Register

Marketers frantic to preserve their ad tracking capabilities in advance of Apple's iOS 14.5 privacy restrictions have overwhelmed a volunteer-maintained database used to oversee domain names and improve web security. The Public Suffix List...

Toshiba launches cloudy managed IoT database service running its own GridDB • The Register

Toshiba has received an offer to go private. The Japanese company has acknowledged media reports that CVC Equity Partners has tabled a $20bn acquisition offer. ...