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Computer Industry
  • "The tough post-PC future for Intel, Dell, and HP" InfoWorld 6:12 AM
  • "Intel releases Joule developer kit" Tech Insider 6:14 AM
  • "Intel blasts back at Nvidia, saying Xeon dominates 97% of A.I.┬áservers" VentureBeat 12:13 PM
  • "ARM Takes Aim at Supercomputing Space" eWeek 7:14 AM
  • "IBM, AMD and Others Plan Assault on Intel's Chip Dominance: IBM to unveil new details of its Power9 chip; AMD to talk about inner workings of Zen technology" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:18 PM
  • "IBM's Power9 chip is coming, and here's what you need to know" Computerworld 6:17 AM
  • "IBM to Set Up Innovation Center in Thailand" Founders Daily 6:18 AM
  • "How IBM's LinuxONE Has Evolved For the New Open Source Cloud" Linux.com 6:19 AM
  • "AMD's GPU market share has grown for first time in four years" Hexus 6:10 AM
  • "Dell Study Reveals Alarming Reliance on Legacy Technology in Government" IT News Online 5:53 AM
  • "In Reach for Yield, HP Learns to Print Money: As sales and earnings decline, HP's shares have rallied, benefiting from investors' continued reach for yield." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:19 PM
  • "HP Elite X3 preorders begin in the US with free HP Display Dock; Will you buy the most powerful Windows 10 Mobile smartphone?" Yibada 5:55 AM
  • "Microsoft reveals HoloLens' secret 24-core custom processor" Digital Journal 6:12 AM
  • "Microsoft HoloLens powered by TSMC holographic processing unit" SlashGear 6:13 AM
  • "Microsoft reveals secret HoloLens processor specs" The Verge 6:26 AM
  • "What's Inside The Microsoft's Hololens' Holographic Processor? Now We Know" Digital Trends 12:13 PM
  • "Microsoft Windows 10 Holographic Edition To Run On 2017 PCs" VR World 6:12 AM
  • "The marriage of Microsoft and Linux" ZDNet 6:37 PM
  • "Lenovo Agrees to Preload Microsoft Office, Skype, OneDrive on Its Android Smartphones" NDTV Gadgets 6:19 AM
  • "Microsoft has figured out a stealthy way to get onto your Android smartphone" Business Insider 6:20 AM
  • "Microsoft cuts deal with Lenovo to bundle apps on Lenovo's Android smartphones and tablets: As Windows Phone slowly dies, Microsoft seeks out Android partnerships to distribute its apps" Computing 6:20 AM
  • "Microsoft's latest ruse is bribing you to use Edge in Windows 10" TrustedReviews 6:19 AM
  • "Microsoft buys start-up Genee to ride the AI wave" telecoms.com 6:27 AM
  • "Microsoft issues apology over Windows 10 web cam crashes" PCR 6:27 AM
  • "Cisco plans layoffs on pivot towards IoT and cloud" ReadWrite 5:54 AM
General Interest
  • "Amazon's E-Commerce Platform May Be A Retail Killer After All" Seeking Alpha 7:18 PM
  • "Samsung could be preparing Amazon Echo competitor, FCC filing shows" ZDNet 6:37 PM
  • "At 25, the World Wide Web Is Still a Long Way From Reality" Wired 6:35 PM
  • "The World Wide Web Turns 25 Today (Or Does It?): Today is 'Internaut day,' but Tim Berners-Lee says the birth of the World Wide Web is in March." PC Magazine 1:16 PM
  • "Report: Facebook Testing Auto-Play Videos With Sound" PC Magazine 12:07 PM
  • "Tesla Jumps After Musk Tweets to Promote Product Announcement" Bloomberg 12:08 PM
  • "OpenMarket Releases Global SMS Dashboards, Reporting Service" eWeek 10:18 AM
  • "Bioprinting bones and muscles: The inkjet cell printers shaping the future of transplants" ZDNet 6:56 AM
  • "The Nexus 5 is dead" BGR 7:16 AM
  • "Android 7.0 Nougat starts rolling out to Nexus devices and the Pixel C: But it's bad news for Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013) owners" The Inquirer 7:21 AM
  • "Google To Penalize Mobile Sites With Intrusive Pop-Ups" PC Magazine 8:57 PM
  • "Android Nougat winners and losers: Will your phone get an upgrade to Google's latest OS?" ZDNet 6:08 AM
  • "Android 7.0 Nougat Update: Google Announced Delayed Release Date, Possibly By End Of August" iTech Post 6:09 AM
  • "Google broke its own cloud by doing two updates at once" The Register 8:28 PM
  • "Google to crack down on intrusive mobile ads" ZDNet 6:37 PM
  • "Google Allo's incognito mode is like a more secure Snapchat" TechRadar UK 6:09 AM
  • "Google Assistant can answer your voice messages in Allo" Android Police 6:09 AM
  • "Google Recruiting Web Stars, Hulu for Virtual Reality Push" Bloomberg 6:09 AM
Press Releases
  • "Retrospect Certified for Hewlett Packard Enterprise StoreEver Devices with LTO-7 Support: HPE StoreEver and LTO-7 technology enable efficient, cost-effective long-term archive solution" PRWeb 5:54 AM
  • "Actility Joins the Cisco Solution Partner Program" Digital Journal 6:10 AM
  • "Low-End Servers Market Key Manufacturer Dell, Cisco, Fujitsu, Intel, Lenovo, Acer & Microsoft Analysis Forecast 2021" Newsmaker 6:11 AM
  • "IBM Expands All-Flash Storage Offerings For Cloud And Cognitive Computing" PR Newswire 6:18 AM
  • "Lenovo and Microsoft deepen strategic ties across devices" PR Newswire 6:20 AM
Microsoft
  • "The Microsoft HoloLens secret: A superpowerful 24-core processor" CNET 7:38 PM
  • "Microsoft's Cache App Is an Internet Clipboard for Everything" Thurrott 12:09 PM
  • "The Xbox Onesie is equal parts comedy and tragedy: Is it less embarrassing than the tuxedo Snuggie, or more?" Engadget 7:15 AM
  • "Microsoft Announce The Xbox Onesie Onesie to rule them all" thesixthaxis.com 6:27 AM
  • "Microsoft Officially Gets Into Fashion With The Xbox Onesie" UberGizmo 6:26 AM
Government/Law/Politics
  • "Federal government claims DCNS data leak has 'no bearing' on Australia" ZDNet 8:57 PM
  • "Russian hackers suspected in hack of New York Times, others" CNET 7:20 PM
  • "This Election Could Be Hacked, And We Need To Plan For It" Forbes 7:05 PM
  • "France, Germany push for access to encrypted messages after wave of terror attacks" ZDNet 6:37 PM
  • "Alleged NSA hackers probably gave away a small fortune by leaking exploits: Each of the zero-day exploits could have sold for over $100,000 or more in the black market" IDG News Service 7:15 AM
  • "Groups oppose US plan to collect social media info from visitors: The groups say a Department of Homeland Security proposal will be ineffective and impinge on privacy" IDG News Service 7:15 AM
Analysis/Editorial/Help/Opinion
  • "Best Buy finally figures out that whole internet thing | Analysis" Seattle Times 8:29 PM
  • "How Japan Keeps Physical Media Relevant" Subtraction 2:24 PM
  • "Intel Core I7-6800K Review" PC Gamer 12:14 PM
  • "How to jump the queue and download Android 7.0 Nougat now" ZDNet 12:07 PM
  • "8 Steps To Building A Successful Cyber-Security Career: Information security professionals are in high demand, but entering the field can be tricky. Follow these tips to build a successful cyber-security career." InformationWeek 12:07 PM
  • "Google's Android Platform Has A Serious Flaw" Seeking Alpha 10:18 AM
  • "The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions" PC Magazine 6:55 AM
  • "Sapphire Nitro RX 460 OC review: A classy, capable low-cost graphics card/But that fanciness comes at a price." PCWorld 6:10 AM
Acquisitions/Deals/Investments/Mergers
  • "RedShelf raises $4M to shake up college textbook market" TechCrunch 10:21 AM
  • "Logikcull raises $10M to let lawyers analyze documents at the speed of a thousand interns" TechCrunch 10:21 AM
  • "Chinese Beauty Selfie App Lists Risks Before Its IPO" Bloomberg 6:47 AM
Tech Stocks
  • "S&P 500, Nasdaq close near records as housing data boosts stocks: Best Buy shares log biggest daily rise in 15 years" MarketWatch 3:51 PM
  • "Stocks Fall on Retail Disappointments as Wall Street Awaits Fed Minutes: Stocks fall further from record highs on Wednesday morning as disappointments from Target and Lowe's bring down the cyclical consumer sector." TheStreet 3:51 PM
  • "Stocks end slightly higher as indexes near closing highs" USA Today 3:51 PM
  • "Wall St Rises with Tech Stocks; One Eye on Fed" Reuters 3:51 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks Climb Broadly: Investors await interest-rate clues from Fed chairwoman's speech on Friday" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 3:50 PM
  • "Asian markets choppy as investors eye Fed" MarketWatch 7:01 AM
  • "European stocks step higher, as PMI data rolls in" MarketWatch 7:01 AM



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InformationWeek (Checked 8:55 PM; no changes since 12:10 PM CDT)
  • "Opera VPN For Android Targets Users, Not Enterprises"
  • "IT Investment Uptick Triggered By Productivity Goals"
  • "Stanford Study Will Inspire Any IT Pro Intrigued By Machine Learning"
  • "Microsoft Buys AI Startup Genee To Boost Office 365"
  • "C Programming Language's Tiobe Rating Drops To Lowest Level"
  • "8 Steps To Building A Successful Cyber-Security Career"
New York Times (Updated 8:55 PM CDT)
  • "As Energy Use Rises, Corporations Turn to Their Own Green Utility Sources"
  • "Liberal, Moderate or Conservative? See How Facebook Labels You"
  • "New York Times's Moscow Bureau Was Targeted by Hackers"
  • "Delphi and Mobileye to Produce System for Self-Driving Cars"
  • "Fans.Com Is a Place to Talk About Concerts"
  • "Turn Your Smartphone Into a Pocket Scanner"
  • "Daily Report: A New Android for a New Tech World"
  • "Turning Instagram Into a Radically Unfiltered Travel Guide"
  • "Does Airbnb Enable Racism?"
  • "Ang Lee Is Embracing a Faster Film Format. Can Theaters Keep Up?" ...
PC Magazine (Updated 8:55 PM CDT)
  • "Google To Penalize Mobile Sites With Intrusive Pop-Ups"
  • "Iraq to Battle ISIS With Machine Gun-Toting Robot"
  • "Tesla Tips Model S P100D, the 'World's Quickest Production Car'"
  • "PS Now Game-Streaming Subscription Service Headed to PC"
  • "Buy a Vizio P Series 50-Inch UHDTV, Get a Tablet, $300 Gift Card for Free"
  • "Roborace Courts Developers With Self-Driving Racer Prototype"
  • "Is Pokemon Go Losing its Mojo?"
  • "11 Amazing Pics From NASA's 'Lost' STEREO Spacecraft"
  • "Clothes Dryers of the Future Could Also Build Smartphones"
  • "Report: Japan Eyes E-Waste for 2020 Olympic Medals" ...
Reuters (Updated 9:00 PM CDT)
  • "New York Times says suspected Russian hackers targeted Moscow bureau"
  • "Samsung Electronics says Galaxy Note 7 demand beats supply"
  • "As China e-commerce booms, private equity sees room for growth in storage space"
  • "U.S. trade judge clears Fitbit of stealing Jawbone's trade secrets"
  • "Tesla touts speed and driving range with new upgraded battery"
  • "U.S. Trade Rep approves import ban on Arista devices, says rival Cisco"
  • "Ashley Madison parent broke Canada, Australia privacy laws"
  • "Informatica expects valuation to double in five years"
  • "Mobileye, Delphi to develop self-driving system"
  • "Samsung Electronics says to sell third Tizen OS smartphone in India"
ZDNet (Updated 9:00 PM CDT)
  • "Pilgrim finds Ashley Madison breached Australian Privacy Act"
  • "Federal government claims DCNS data leak has 'no bearing' on Australia"
  • "AFP to raid Parliament over NBN leaks: Conroy"
  • "Google to crack down on intrusive mobile ads"
  • "The marriage of Microsoft and Linux"
  • "Samsung could be preparing Amazon Echo competitor, FCC filing shows"
  • "France, Germany push for access to encrypted messages after wave of terror attacks"
  • "Intuit reports strong Q4, shares slip on soft guidance"





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