Tags » The Register

MacKeeper vulnerability: maybe not that funny

For The Register, Richard Chirgwin reports on a remote code execution vulnerability in MacKeeperPop-up pest MacKeeper patches 0-day remote code execution vuln. The vulnerability is discussed at more length in a… 82 more words

David Harley

There’s an A&E crisis in North West London

Over the last four to five weeks I’ve visited the Central Middlesex Hospital and Northwick Park hospital, in Harrow, several times. I haven’t visited Ealing because although that is part of the same trust, it is a step too far. 499 more words

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: 
  • 213 more words
David Harley