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Judge spanks SCO in ancient ownership of Unix lawsuit

IBM win means Linux is saved! Again!

IBM has had a win in its long court battle with SCO over just who owns Unix and, by extension, whether Linux is an unauthorised clone.…

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How much for a wrist job? A tenner normally, but for this one, over $30k

Tosser alert: Diamond-encrusted Apple gold watch out next summer

The wait is almost over for footballers, Arab oil magnates, the fanbois elite, Croydon-based lottery winners, or anyone else with a money to burn: a diamond-encrusted Apple Watch will hit the shops next year with an eye-popping price tag.…

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Kiwi hacker 'menace' pops home detention tracker cuffs

Hack unit worn by on-parole crim. Blackmail said crim. Profit

Kiwicon Christchurch bus hacker William Turner has demonstrated how to trick home detention ankle monitors used in New Zealand.…

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Johnson & Johnson snatches your .baby for $3m

Don’t expect to see Wholovesyou.baby anytime soon

Johnson & Johnson has bought the right to .baby domains for $3.1m, beating Google and five other companies.…

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Woz moves to Oz

Apple founder moving to Tasmania, aka ‘The Apple Isle’

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has become a permanent resident of Australia.…

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Microsoft drops early Chrissie pressie on Mac Office fanbois

Stocking-fillers land for Mac Outlook

Microsoft’s not been kind to Office for Mac over the years: since the last major update in 2010 fanbois haven’t had much to get excited about.…

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Red Hat CFO reaches for eject cord after Street-beating performance

Linux firm ups annual guidance yet again

Red Hat chief financial officer Charlie Peters announced on Wednesday that he’s stepping down from the company, even as it reported another quarter of strong earnings that beat even its own guidance.…

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