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Uber subpoenas GitHub in search for hacker of driver database

Uber is a darling of the investor class, most recently raising $1.6 billion from Goldman Sachs, as it’s raced out ahead of competitors like Lyft to cement market dominance in the US, all the while aiming for… 677 more words


Must See - new Hubble Telescope image - and a titillating news title courtesy of @TheRegister!

The Register often provides a good laugh with its humorous science reporting titles (often dripping in innuendo). This week, the title for a story about the new image from the Hubble Telescope is golden: “ 65 more words


Literary Failure and Failures in Literature

Mark Diston, Rev. of The Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure by C. D. Rose, The Register 6 December 2014

The introduction by Andrew Gallix, editor of… 13 more words

Andrew Gallix

Meanwhile, back to some real news...

…albeit just a roundup of some recent issues.

  • China takes on the might of superpower Apple – hold on, I may have that slightly wrong – over iCloud breaches: 
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David Harley

CURSE YOU, 'streaming' music services! I want a bloody CD

I have been avoiding streaming all this time for two reasons. First, I don’t see the appeal. As far as I can work out, all the streaming services offer 50 billion shit songs that I don’t want – which isn’t much of an incentive, to be honest. 116 more words

Streaming Music