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Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: The whole world is now a computer" ZDNet 8:11 AM
  • "Satya Nadella aims to make Microsoft the most ubiquitous AI platform for businesses" Campaign Live 9:11 AM
  • "The one 'fascinating' mind-training exercise Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella practices every day" Quartz 9:13 AM
  • "Microsoft will extend GDPR rights to customers worldwide" Help Net Security 9:12 AM
  • "This Windows 10 April 2018 Update Bug Removing Colors Should Be a Feature" Softpedia 9:10 AM
  • "Microsoft Launches Windows 10 Redstone 5 (Fall 2018) Build 17677" Softpedia 9:10 AM
  • "Microsoft is developing a tool to help engineers catch bias in algorithms" VentureBeat 1:31 PM
  • "Chevy, IBM offer NASCAR, Indy drivers head start" FOXBusiness 8:59 AM
  • "IBM to invest in tech to predict floods, cyclones in India" PTI 8:58 AM
  • "IBM Researchers Explain Machine Learning Models By Exploring What Isn't There" Forbes 4:29 PM
  • "IBM banned USB drives. Is it the future of security or a knee-jerk reaction?" Digital Trends 8:57 AM
  • "Crédit Mutuel selects IBM's Watson to manage risk and compliance issues" The Paypers 8:57 AM
  • "HP Envy x2 (Snapdragon 835) review:" CNET 8:53 AM
  • "HP Spectre 15 x360 2018 review: Made better by standard 4K, great battery life" Ars Technica 8:49 AM
  • "Dell's Precision 3530 Mobile Workstation Ships with Linux,Three Others Soon" Digital Trends 4:00 PM
  • "Dell Launches New Precision Mobile Workstation Line-Up Powered by Ubuntu Linux" Softpedia 8:52 AM
  • "15in MacBook Pro vs Dell XPS 15 head-to-head review" IT PRO 8:51 AM
  • "Intel's rumored octa-core Coffee Lake-S CPU gets even faster" TechRadar UK 8:49 AM
  • "Intel's future silicon may not be Spectre-proof after all" bit-tech 8:49 AM
  • "Intel India, Israel Consulate tie up to drive innovation among start-ups" Hindu Business Line 8:48 AM
  • "Will Intel's Deep Neural Processor Be Too Late?" EE Times 8:48 AM
  • "Budget King: Intel Pentium Gold G5400 review" Hardware.Info 8:47 AM
  • "Leading DRAM Makers Release Modules Validated with AMD Ryzen 2000 CPUs" AnandTech 8:43 AM
  • "Raja Koduri Left AMD Because He Did Not See A Future There Competing With Nvidia" SegmentNext 8:43 AM
  • "Cisco Systems: Russian cyber-attack likely" Energy Global 8:38 AM
  • "Cisco chairman: We block 20 billion cyber security threats a day" FOX Business Videos 8:45 PM
  • "Q&A: Cisco's Theresa Bui on the company's Kinetic IoT platform" Network World 8:38 AM
  • "Cisco admins: Hold that IOS XR update while you get new firmware" The Register 8:38 AM
  • "When being cloud-native is a bad idea" InfoWorld 8:27 AM
General Interest
  • "Ad Blocker Ghostery Celebrates GDPR Day by Revealing Hundreds of User Email Addresses" Gizmodo 6:14 PM
  • "Nintendo Trademark App Drives Speculation Around N64 Mini-Console" Benzinga 5:39 PM
  • "Hillary Clinton says she wants to be the CEO of Facebook: Look out, Mark Zuckerberg." CNET 4:00 PM
  • "Fatmap wants to be the Google Maps for the great outdoors" VentureBeat 1:34 PM
  • "Google Pay now supports Suica cards in Japan - Video" ZDNet 8:57 PM
  • "Google's Duo and Cisco's Webex Teams among the VoIP apps pulled from the China App Store" TechCrunch 1:06 PM
  • "Google and LG Display have made the highest resolution VR screen yet" Engadget 8:34 AM
  • "Amazon moves 130 jobs out of Seattle to Phoenix" FOXBusiness 7:24 PM
  • "Amazon drives another real estate record in Seattle" GeekWire 5:39 PM
  • "Orlando confirms it's testing Amazon's facial recognition in public" Engadget 8:34 AM
  • "Amazon Echo secretly records couple's conversation... and then sends it on to a contact" BetaNews 8:23 AM
  • "Facebook is building chips to analyze and filter live video" VentureBeat 1:30 PM
  • "Facebook, Google face first GDPR complaints over 'forced consent'" TechCrunch 7:41 AM
  • "Facebook has an official Pepe the Frog policy" The Verge 1:20 PM
  • "Paypal lets you spend money in Gmail, YouTube and more" Engadget 8:35 AM
  • "PayPal now offers payments in Gmail, Google Pay, YouTube and more" BetaNews 8:23 AM
  • "Eric Schmidt says Elon Musk is 'exactly wrong' about AI" TechCrunch 1:09 PM
  • "Tesla settles with vehicle owners over delayed Autopilot updates" The Verge 1:27 PM
  • "Tesla settles class action suit over Autopilot claims for $5M" TechCrunch 12:40 PM
  • "Take a look at your Twitter timeline 10 years ago" TechCrunch 7:42 AM
  • "Spotify to walk back its policy on hateful content" The Verge 1:26 PM
  • "Spotify is reportedly rethinking its 'hateful conduct' policy" TechCrunch 1:06 PM
  • "Samsung's 2018 TVs now support FreeSync for smoother gaming" The Verge 1:28 PM
  • "Pioneer debuts three new wireless CarPlay systems" The Verge 1:25 PM
  • "ProBeat: 3 issues Slack needs to fix" VentureBeat 1:31 PM
  • "Another T-Mobile bug gave anyone access to your sensitive info" Engadget 8:34 AM
  • "HTC adds some bells and whistles to the Vive Focus ahead of Western rollout" TechCrunch 12:55 PM
  • "Gravy's new mobile game show is 'Price is Right' mixed with QVC" TechCrunch 12:54 PM
  • "Essential Phone 2: Did Android founder Andy Rubin just cancel his next phone?" ZDNet 8:13 AM
  • "Snips announces an ICO and its own voice assistant device" TechCrunch 1:02 PM
  • "Finally, a power bank specifically designed for GoPro Hero users" ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "Boba Fett 'Star Wars' movie is in the works" Engadget 8:35 AM
  • "CryptoKitties sued for trade secret theft over Stephen Curry collectibles" VentureBeat 8:07 AM
  • "HyperX Cloud Flight review: A solid wireless headset joins the venerable Cloud line" PCWorld 8:00 AM
  • "Two more men charged over the fatal Call of Duty swatting incident" The Verge 7:57 AM
  • "Lime, Bird and Spin have to temporarily remove scooters from SF" TechCrunch 7:43 AM
  • "Dot lets you invest in property without the hassle of a traditional mortgage" TechCrunch 7:42 AM
Press Releases
  • "Info-Tech Research Group Names Microsoft Endpoint Protection, Kaspersky Endpoint Security and Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection as Endpoint Protection Gold Medalists" PRWeb 9:10 AM
  • "ISG Smartalks™ Webinar to Reveal Best Practices for Maximizing Value in Cisco Negotiations" PRNewswire 8:39 AM
Microsoft
  • "Avast Shares Steps to Fix Broken Windows 10 April 2018 Update Machines" WCCFTech 9:14 AM
  • "Decoding Windows Error Messages" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 9:14 AM
  • "Microsoft: Here's why Windows Defender AV isn't ranked higher in new antivirus tests" ZDNet 9:13 AM
  • "Microsoft Won't Hold Back At E3 2018, Says Aaron Greenberg" SegmentNext 9:13 AM
  • "Windows 10 April 2018 Update Includes New Features for Browser Extensions" Softpedia 9:10 AM
  • "How to transfer your contacts and data from Windows Phone to Android" The Indian Express 9:09 AM
  • "Microsoft patches Windows 10 for Intel SSD Issues" Hexus 8:48 AM
  • "Best Windows 10 apps this week" BetaNews 8:23 AM
  • "Microsoft, um, joins sprint to perfect chatty machine" ZDNet 8:14 AM
  • "How to enable Reddit dark mode" The Verge 7:58 AM
  • "PNY announces 512GB Elite microSDXC card" BetaNews 8:26 AM
  • "Kaspersky Total Security 2019 cleans misbehaving apps and browser extensions" BetaNews 8:22 AM
  • "The Acer Predator Helios 500 is a gaming laptop that's overclockable in all the right places" PCWorld 8:00 AM
Government/Law/Politics
  • "U.S. reaches deal to keep China's ZTE in business: congressional aide" Reuters 8:57 PM
  • "Trump administration reaches deal with ZTE" Axios 8:45 PM
  • "T-Mobile's getting lobbying help from Trump allies in deal for Sprint" Associated Press 4:23 PM
  • "Notorious Kansas swatter charged in net neutrality bomb threat" Engadget 8:34 AM
  • "What's driving Middle East's rush to social media?" ZDNet 8:11 AM
  • "Major US news websites are going down in Europe as GDPR goes into effect" The Verge 1:26 PM
  • "Some US websites are blocked in the EU as GDPR day arrives" BetaNews 8:18 AM
  • "GDPR's silver lining: Data-driven AI and innovation in the enterprise" ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "GDPR claims its first victims: U.S. newspapers" VentureBeat 8:09 AM
  • "Data privacy activist Max Schrems takes aim at 'forced consent' in wake of GDPR" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
Analysis/Editorial/Help/Opinion
  • "US space startup Rocket Lab sets new date for first commercial launch" The Verge 1:24 PM
  • "Column: Hey Alexa, come clean about how much you're really recording us" Washington Post [Free Registration Required] 10:43 AM
  • "The fiction of 'digital wellness'—and the truth of digital dependence" InfoWorld 8:28 AM
  • "Amazon Key took over my door for 3 months. It wasn't as creepy as I expected: Not only did Amazon Key keep my front porch blissfully free of boxes, the in-home deliveries didn't even freak me out." CNET 7:37 AM
  • "The OnePlus 6 shows you don't need to splash out for an iPhone or Samsung to get a good phone" Quartz 7:26 AM
  • "People are outraged by this school shooter game for all the wrong reasons" The Next Web 7:00 AM
Acquisitions/Deals/Investments/Mergers
  • "Riminder raises $2.3 million for its AI recruitment service" TechCrunch 1:42 PM
  • "Kaltura acquires interactive video startup Rapt Media" TechCrunch 1:08 PM
Tech Stocks
  • "Dow, S&P 500 end lower as oil wallops energy sector, but tech shares buck the trend: Energy sector sees weakness on report of possible higher oil production" MarketWatch 4:26 PM
  • "Dow and S&P 500 Decline, Energy Shares Fall as U.S. Crude Oil Slides 4%: Stocks finished mixed on Friday." TheStreet 4:26 PM
  • "Energy Sector Leads Stock Decline, But Transportation Sector Benefits; Chips Also Gain" Investor's Business Daily 4:25 PM
  • "Stocks dip as oil prices and energy companies fall sharply" Associated Press 4:25 PM
  • "Markets Right Now: Oil prices, energy companies fall sharply" Associated Press 4:25 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks Stall as Oil Falls and Global Worries Mount: Investors are grappling with a growing array of global political risks" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:25 PM
  • "Asian markets cautious after Trump cancels North Korea summit: Japanese auto makers continue to fall; energy stocks weigh in Hong Kong" MarketWatch 8:51 AM
  • "European stocks rebound into weekend after North Korea's response to canceled summit: Spanish stocks tumble after vote of no confidence in PM" MarketWatch 8:51 AM



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InformationWeek (Checked 8:55 PM; no changes since 3:45 PM CDT)
  • "9 Traits of Emerging Disruptors"
  • "GDPR and the End of the World"
New York Times (Updated 8:55 PM CDT)
  • "Review: 'In Praise of Wasting Time' Speaks Ominously of a Digital 'Grid'"
PC Magazine (Updated 8:55 PM CDT)
  • "Battlefield V Faces Controversy Over Including Women Soldiers"
  • "Overwatch is Free to Play This Weekend"
  • "Low-Cost Android Devices Found Secretly Installing Adware"
  • "With ZTE in Trouble, Coolpad Sees an Opportunity"
  • "It's Hard to Escape Google"
  • "With Volkswagen Deal, Apple's Self-Driving Car Dreams Shrink"
  • "StumbleUpon Shutting Down After 16 Years"
  • "How to Silence Notifications With Windows 10's Focus Assist"
  • "Report: Apple Knew iPhone 6 Would Bend Before Launch"
  • "Apple Won't Allow Steam Link on the App Store" ...
Reuters (Updated 8:55 PM CDT)
  • "U.S. reaches deal to keep China's ZTE in business: congressional aide"
  • "Tesla seeks to dismiss securities fraud lawsuit: U.S. court document"
  • "Exclusive: Tesla flies in new battery production line for Gigafactory"
  • "Tesla agrees to settle class action over Autopilot billed as 'safer'"
  • "Apple sees steep increase in U.S. national security requests"
  • "T-Mobile says ex-Trump campaign manager advising on Sprint merger"
  • "EU privacy law enters into force, activist takes aim"
  • "Exclusive: Total's Saft plans over 200 million euros investment in next generation battery"
  • "Kenya moves to regulate fintech-fuelled lending craze"
  • "Iliad to brief media on its 'revolution' of Italy's telecoms Tuesday"
ZDNet (Updated 9:00 PM CDT)
  • "Google Pay now supports Suica cards in Japan"
  • "7 must-have devices for your smart home office"
  • "Can hyperscale data centers run on flash? US startup builds the architecture"
  • "Technology that changed us: The 1980s, from MS-DOS to the first GPS satellite"
  • "Snapdragon 710 giving smartphones more AI muscle"
  • "Apple reveals latest government data demand figures"
  • "How EU's new data privacy regulations tamed the big tech giants"
  • "Your logo and branded vulnerability aren't helping: How to disclose better"





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