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Microsoft eyes slice of Raspberry Pi with free Windows 10 sprinkled on top

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 12:04
Keen to meet your makers, eh?

Microsoft is working on a free version of Windows 10 that runs on Brit-tech hit Raspberry Pi in order to penetrate the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Pirate Bay data now tugged by IP-address-tracking current

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 02:57
Revived plunder site now rests on Cloudflare's content delivery network

The new version of The Pirate Bay appears to be using the CloudFlare content delivery network, which logs IP addresses to filter out attacks.

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Turbocharged quad-core Raspberry Pi 2 unleashed, global geekgasm likely

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 01:01
Pics El Reg lays claws on new ARM Cortex-A7-powered fruity titchy-computer

The Raspberry Pi Foundation is likely to provoke a global geekgasm today with the surprise release of the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. It's a turbocharged version of the Pi B+, boasting a new Broadcom BCM2836 900MHz quad-core system-on-chip with 1GB of RAM – all of which will drive performance "at least 6x" that of the B+.

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Rule-breakers thrive in strait-laced Singapore

Sun, 01/02/2015 - 11:00
The eXpat Files Weather, food, car prices sizzle in Lion City

Douglas Baigrie is an ethical hacker, a role he says it's hard to recruit for in Singapore because the local culture encourages following rules – not thinking around them as he's required to do.

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