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From The Register on March 27, 2019, 1:17 a.m. (unread)

VP Mike Pence: I want Americans back on the Moon by 2024 (or before the Chinese get there)

'We're also racing against our worst enemy' says President Trump's straight man – but who could that be?

President Donald Trump wants NASA astronauts to return to the Moon by 2024 “by any means necessary,” Vice President Mike Pence thundered on Tuesday.…

From The Register on March 27, 2019, 12:17 a.m. (unread)

Yeah, you better, you... you better tell us how you're misusing people's data, privacy, watchdog suggests to US telcos

Cellular networks asked nicely to 'fess up or something might, maybe, happen some day

The US Federal Trade Commission has asked seven American providers of mobile broadband service to provide details about how they deal with customer and device data.…

From The Register on March 26, 2019, 11:17 p.m. (unread)

As Red Hat prepares to become part of Big Blue its financials look as solid as Linux kernel 2.4

Could it be that IBM has spent its money wisely for a change?

Before it is subsumed by a sea of big-suited IBM blueness, Red Hat somehow managed to miss its own forecasts while turning in some otherwise sturdy financial numbers on Monday.…

From The Register on March 26, 2019, 10:17 p.m. (unread)

When it comes to 5G kit security, you can go your Huawei, EU tells member nations

Risk-assessment plan snubs Uncle Sam's fears, will let Euro nations freely decide where to get telecoms gear

The European Union says it has a plan for securing its 5G networks – and no, it doesn't necessarily involve forbidding the use of Huawei kit, US-style.…