Whitehat and blackhat next?
02 May 2020
Google says no more shady anonymous web ads – if you want your billboard up, you've got to show us some valid ID
Um, it wasn't doing this already? That explains a lot
23 Apr 2020
Oracle staff say Larry Ellison's fundraiser for Trump is against 'company ethics' – Oracle, ethics... what dimension have we fallen into?
15 Feb 2020
Oh this 2019 timeline. Finish this sentence: Austrian politico accused of spending €3,000 a month on ...
Nobody at The Reg guessed (alleged) Clash of Clans microtransactions
23 Dec 2019
From July, you better be Putin these Kremlin-approved apps on gadgets sold in Russia
New law calls for pre-in-Stalin nationally mandated code
23 Nov 2019
Just take a look at the carnage on Notepad++'s GitHub: 'Free Uyghur' release sparks spam tsunami by pro-Chinese
How to make friends and influence people, 2019 Edition
31 Oct 2019
GitLab reset --hard bad1dea: Biz U-turns, unbans office political chat, will vet customers
There's a line somewhere and we may just draw it, says code-hosting biz
17 Oct 2019
Female-free speaker list causes PHP show to collapse when diversity-oriented devs jump ship
Presenters withdraw from the PHP Central Europe conference, show organizers call it quits
27 Aug 2019
It's official. You can get FUCT, US Supremes tell scandalized bureaucrats in rude trademark spat
Top court undoes snub for provocatively named clothing brand
24 Jun 2019
No Huawei out: Prez Trump's game of chicken with China has serious consequences
Analysis No cybersecurity rules means networks are destined to be balkanized
23 May 2019
Wednesday: Facebook sparks another privacy brouhaha. Thursday: Facebook axes Iranian disinfo bods. Fancy that!
Analysis Never mind these scandals, says social media giant. We're the good guys!
01 Feb 2019
Europe taps Facebook, Google, Twitter on the shoulder. So about those promises to stamp out lies, bots, dodgy ads?
Internet giants hand in their homework – here's a summary
30 Jan 2019
Bipartisan Kumbaya: President Trump turns Obama's open govt data policy into law
Analysis Evidence-based policy? What a novel idea...
16 Jan 2019
Facebook's CEO on his latest almighty Zuck-up: OK, we did try to smear critics, but I was too out-of-the-loop to know
Analysis Mark promises independent oversight and AI as Sheryl leans far, far away
15 Nov 2018
Watchdog slams political data slurpers' 'disturbing disregard' for voters' privacy
ICO's second report into data analytics in campaigning lands with a thud
07 Nov 2018
Facebook quietly admits role in Myanmar killing fields – but fret not, it will do better next time
Social networks played key role in genocide says UN, Amnesty
06 Nov 2018
'He must be stopped': Missouri candidate's children tell voters he's basically an asshat
Kids can be so cruel when you're a racist homophobe
01 Nov 2018
Euro eggheads call it: Facebook political ads do change voters' minds – and they worked rather well for Trump in 2016
'Brexit and the election of Donald might be largely due to the use of data analytics'
24 Oct 2018