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  • "Microsoft confirms some Windows 10 source code has leaked" The Verge 8:26 AM
  • "Microsoft confirms that Windows 10 source code has leaked online" BetaNews 8:29 AM
  • "Linux owns supercomputing: In the latest Top500 supercomputer race, only two: count 'em, two: of the world's fastest computers aren't running Linux." ZDNet 6/23
  • "Microsoft Stock Could Be a Surprise Winner from Legal Marijuana" Money Morning 6/23
  • "Check Point says Fireball malware hit 250 million; Microsoft says no" Ars Technica 6/23
  • "File History backup returns in Windows 10 preview build 16226" Windows Central 6/23
  • "Microsoft details additional changes and known issues in Windows 10 Insider Build 16226" BetaNews 6/23
  • "Windows Insider Build 16226 gives users a look at GPU utilization" The Tech Report 6/23
  • "Windows 10 build 16226 for PC: Everything you need to know" Windows Central 6/23
  • "Microsoft details additional changes and known issues in Windows 10 Insider Build 16226" BetaNews 6/23
  • "Windows 10 release date, features, devices and free upgrade: Latest Insider build strips out SMB1 protocol exploited by WannaCry" IT PRO 6/23
  • "Two men arrested in UK over plot to hack Microsoft and steal customer data" Neowin 6/23
  • "Two British men arrested over Microsoft hacking plot" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Two Men Arrested in Connection with Microsoft Hack" Infosecurity 6/23
  • "Police Arrest Two Men Who Hacked Microsoft" Softpedia 6/23
  • "Microsoft launches .future podcast to talk about how technology will shape our lives" Neowin 6/23
  • "The Air Force and IBM are building an AI supercomputer" Engadget 6/23
  • "IBM is working with the Air Force Research Lab on a TrueNorth 64-chip array" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "IBM jumps into forecasting the weather exactly where you live" Mashable 6/23
  • "Tales In Tech History: IBM's OS/2" Silicon UK 6/23
  • "IBM-powered DNA sequencing could find bacteria in raw milk" Engadget 6/23
  • "HP Spectre x360 trumps MacBook Pro in bang-for-buck" FOXNews 6/23
  • "HP to focus on premium segment, small towns to drive India growth" Live Mint 6/23
  • "Sony Pictures and Dell Team Up to Create 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Global Integrated Campaign" Little Black Book 6/23
  • "Are Intel's Powerful Server-Class Xeon Processors Coming To The New Imac Pros?" Digital Trends 6/23
  • "The ongoing testing of Intel's X299 and i9-7900X" PC Gamer 6/23
  • "Nvidia's Presence In Cars Is Threatened By Intel And Qualcomm" Seeking Alpha 6/23
  • "Does Memory Speed Affect Gaming Performance; An Intel Question" OverClockers Club 6/23
  • "Advanced Micro Devices: Bears 'Denying Reality' of Potential Against Intel, Says Rosenblatt" Barron's 6/23
  • "Gigabyte MZ31-AR0 AMD Epyc 7000 motherboard revealed" Hexus 6/23
  • "AMD Vega Pricing Will Be Excellent But Navi Will Be The Real Game Changer" SegmentNext 6/23
  • "MSI marketing director: AMD RX Vega 'needs a damn lot of power'" Hexus 6/23
  • "Oracle's 10% Jump Is Just the Beginning: UBS" Investopedia 6/23
  • "Oracle Has a Wide Moat Even as It Races to the Cloud" Morningstar 6/23
  • "Oracle Corp. Held Most Of Its Gains After Strong Q4 Report" RTTNews 6/23
  • "Oracle re-spins legacy software into cloud growth game" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Oracle profits up as cloud shift gains steam, shares at record" Times of Malta 6/23
  • "Cisco launches new solutions for enterprise networks in major new software, hardware rollout" Business Review 6/23
  • "Tech firms including Cisco, IBM, and SAP allow Russian authorities to review product source code" VentureBeat 6/23
General Interest
  • "Google Home and Assistant gets French Canadian language support" Canadian Reviewer 11:02 AM
  • "Yahoo Shutters That $30 Million App It Bought From a Teen" Gizmodo 6/23
  • "Sheryl Sandberg: Tools like Facebook 'used for evil and good'" BBC 6/23
  • "Local businesses can now post on Google with Posts on Google" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Google Will No Longer Scan Gmail for Ad Targeting" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 6/23
  • "Google will stop scanning Gmail content for ad targeting" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Google now has all the data it needs, will stop scanning Gmail inboxes for ad personalization" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Google Classroom Could Bridge a Gap in Online Learning" PC Magazine 6/23
  • "Google begins removing personal medical records from search results" The Verge 6/23
  • "Google now removes medical records from search results" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Google-run contest will pay out $1.5m for AI that spots weapons at airports" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Google: Our new VR180 format, cameras will make shooting VR video easier" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Beware this Android banking malware posing as a software update" ZDNet 6/23
  • "6 things YouTube announced at VidCon 2017" VentureBeat 6/23
  • "YouTube TV expands to 10 more U.S. markets, adds more YouTube Red series" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "YouTube's mobile app will soon better display all video formats, add messaging" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Amazon's idea for a massive drone dock looks like a cross between a beehive and a spaceship" Recode 6/23
  • "Amazon to charge advertisers $2.8 million for Thursday night NFL ad packages" VentureBeat 6/23
  • "Amazon's vision for the future: delivery drone beehives in every city" The Verge 6/23
  • "Amazon Dash Buttons are smarter than you think" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Facebook launches program to combat hate speech and terrorist propaganda in the UK" The Verge 6/23
  • "Facebook expands its hate-fighting counterspeech initiative in Europe" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Facebook launches UK initiative to counter online extremist material" Reuters 6/23
  • "Axel Springer hopeful Facebook will make news pay" Reuters 6/23
  • "Tesla in Talks to Build Cars in China" PC Magazine 6/23
  • "Samsung Galaxy Note8 launches late September for nearly €1,000" VentureBeat 6/23
  • "Nintendo's 3DS isn't dead, but it is trapped in the Switch's shadow: View" Engadget 6/23
  • "Pokemon Go Cheats Will Catch Pokemon With Behavior Problems" PC Magazine 6/23
  • "Nissan, eyeing fully self-driving cars, offers a glimpse of its new semi-autonomous Leaf" The Verge 6/23
Press Releases
  • "U.S. Air Force Research Lab Taps IBM to Build Brain-Inspired AI Supercomputing System" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "IBM VP & Chief Health Informatics Officer Dr. Anil K. Jain Appointed to the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "User Survey Ranks IBM Industry's Most Reliable Servers" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "IBM Achieves Major Climate Protection Goals Four Years Early" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "interRel Releases First-Ever Book on Oracle Analytics Cloud at Kscope17" PRWeb 6/23
  • "Oracle Named a Leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "Research and Markets - BFSI Security Market Forecasts to 2023 - Key Players are IBM, Cisco, Symantec, McAfee, Oracle, Herjavec Group, Stromshield, Dell Security, Gemalto NV, Accenture & Trend Micro" PRNewswire 6/23
  • "ISI Telemanagement Solutions to Exhibit at Cisco Live 2017" PRWeb 6/23
  • "Microsoft Teams gets School Data Sync, OneNote class notebooks, education apps, and assignment management" VentureBeat 6/23
  • "Xbox One X Price and Specs will only trouble PS4 Pro if Microsoft do THIS" Daily Star 6/23
  • "Echo Weather/Radar for Windows 10 keeps close tabs on Mother Nature" Windows Central 6/23
  • "Windows 10 File History backup returns in latest Insider build" OnMSFT 6/23
  • "Xbox's Windows 10 app gets a touch of Fluent Design in new beta update" MSPoweruser 6/23
  • "Microsoft Teams adds Dropbox, Google Drive, Box Drive, ShareFile integrations for cloud storage" OnMSFT 6/23
  • "Why Microsoft says devs shouldn't write off the Xbox One X" Gamasutra 6/23
  • "How to enable the full screen Start Menu in Windows 10" OnMSFT 6/23
  • "Microsoft Surface Studio review: Hands on with Microsoft's retaliation to Apple's iMac" Expert Reviews 6/23
  • "Surface Laptop vs Surface Pro vs Surface Book: Which Is Right for You?" LAPTOP Magazine 6/23
  • "PRODUCTIVITY: The Best Productivity Templates for Microsoft Excel to Get Things Done" MakeUseOf 6/23
  • "Microsoft Whiteboard for Windows 10 Leaks" Thurrott 6/23
  • "You Need This Trick If You Use Multiple Accounts in Windows 10" MakeUseOf 6/23
  • "Et Tu, Brute? The Wall Street Journal Kills Its Windows 10 Mobile, PC App" Softpedia 6/23
  • "Microsoft's Windows 10 Browser Bug Bounty Program Will Go On Forever" Softpedia 6/23
  • "3 Virtual Desktop Tips You Need to Know in Windows 10" MakeUseOf 6/23
  • "Microsoft Enlists AI in Fight Against Tech Support Scams" eWeek 6/23
  • "FEATURES/Write stuff: Microsoft's Whiteboard app for Windows 10 devices has leaked" Neowin 6/23
  • "Windows 10 does block third-party security products, Microsoft confirms" ITProPortal 6/23
  • "Microsoft Dictate 5.0 (32-bit version)" PC Advisor 6/23
  • "Microsoft Dictate 5.0 (64-bit version)" PC Advisor 6/23
  • "Third-Party Antivirus, Backup Software Also Banned on Windows 10 S" Softpedia 6/23
  • "Microsoft Brings Skype Back Online After 3-Day Outage Caused by DDoS Attack" Softpedia 6/23
  • "Microsoft says 'no known ransomware' runs on Windows 10 S — so we tried to hack it" ZDNet 6/23
  • "FCC greenlights OneWeb to deliver satellite internet in the US" Engadget 6/23
  • "Canada's Supreme Court clears way for Facebook privacy lawsuit" Reuters 6/23
  • "Russian hackers stole and sold passwords belonging to British politicians" BetaNews 6/23
  • "FCC grants OneWeb approval to launch over 700 satellites for 'space internet'" The Verge 6/23
  • "Russia threatens to block Telegram messaging app" Reuters 6/23
  • "Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets" Reuters 6/23
  • "Police get broad phone and computer hacking powers in Germany" ZDNet 6/23
  • "Thanks to Word macros, Windows 10 S isn't as secure as Microsoft would have you believe" BetaNews 8:28 AM
  • "New algorithm lets you make anything in origami" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Reviews: Intel Core i9-7900X, Core i7-7820X and i7-7800X Review" TechSpot 6/23
  • "Toshiba estimates bigger loss for past year on Westinghouse, lawsuits" Reuters 6/23
  • "Toshiba says open to talks with Western Digital over chip unit sale" Reuters 6/23
  • "Big Oil turns to big data to save big money on drilling" Reuters 6/23
  • "Algorithmia raises $10.5 million from Google's new AI fund and others" VentureBeat 6/23
  • "Brazil-based Neoway raises $45 million to bring its sales analytics to the U.S." VentureBeat 6/23
  • "Razer makes virtual currency push with $20M investment in Asian payment firm" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google's new AI fund" TechCrunch 6/23
  • "Satellogic raises $27M for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites" TechCrunch 6/23
Tech Stocks
  • "Stock market books weekly, daily gain as tech and energy sectors rally: However, health-care stocks surrender Thursday's gains" MarketWatch 6/23
  • "S&P 500 Snaps Three-Day Decline, Crude Comes Off Highs" TheStreet 6/23
  • "Wall Street ends higher on technology, energy boost" Reuters 6/23
  • "U.S. Stocks Notch Weekly Gains: Rise in health-care stocks offsets a drop in energy companies" [Paid Membership Required] 6/23
  • "China stocks fall after increased banking scrutiny; Nikkei flat: Increased regulatory scrutiny over the borrowings of China's most prolific overseas deal makers weighed on mainland markets Friday, as trading elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific region was lackluster." MarketWatch 6/23
  • "European stocks lower as oil shares sag; eurozone growth slows in June: Equities in Europe lost ground on Friday, as energy shares extended losses in what's been a dreadful week for oil prices, while investors assessed mixed signals about the eurozone economy." MarketWatch 6/23

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InformationWeek (Checked 8:45 AM CDT; no changes since Friday)
  • "FireEye CEO Shares State of IT Threat Landscape"
  • "RIP, Systems Administrator, Welcome DevOps"
  • "Not Doing Big Data in the Cloud? Better Get There"
New York Times (Updated 8:45 AM CDT)
  • "Farhad's and Mike's Week in Tech: Uber Isn't Everything"
PC Magazine (Checked 8:45 AM CDT; no changes since Friday)
  • "You Can Now Remove Medical Records From Google Search"
  • "8 Easy Ways to Make Your Android Phone Less Annoying"
  • "Watch a Hololens-Wearing Mario Galavant Through Central Park"
  • "Save $300 on Quad-Core Dell XPS 8910 Desktop"
  • "New Nissan Leaf Will Come With Self-Driving Tech"
  • "This Company Wants Easy, Secure Software Updates for Your Car"
  • "Drones Use Wi-Fi to 3D Map Hidden Objects"
  • "Which Amazon Kindle Is Right for You?"
  • "Amazon Patent Tips Drone Delivery Tower"
  • "Pokemon Go Cheats Will Catch Pokemon With Behavior Problems" ...
Reuters (Updated 8:45 AM CDT)
  • "Even with Whole Foods, Amazon would need many more warehouses to reshape grocery delivery"
ZDNet (Updated 8:45 AM CDT)
  • "Petnet SmartFeeder: Feed your cat or dog remotely using your smartphone"

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