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"Microsoft's new record: Speech recognition AI now transcribes as well as a human" ZDNet 7:32 AM
"Microsoft Hits a Speech Recognition Milestone: The company's technology now equals human transcribers and that might make your devices understand you better." The Motley Fool 7:52 AM
"Microsoft shows off Brainwave 'real-time AI' platform on FPGAs" ZDNet 4:53 PM
"Microsoft Brainwave aims to accelerate deep learning with FPGAs" TechCrunch 6:04 PM
"Microsoft teams up with Red Hat to bring Windows Server containers to OpenShift" TechCrunch 9:32 AM
"Microsoft turns its physical stores into esports gaming arenas with new League of Legends events" GeekWire 12:24 PM
"Windows security: Cryptocurrency miner malware is enslaving PCs with Eternal Blue" ZDNet 7:37 AM
"Microsoft warns that hackers are increasingly targeting cloud accounts: Firm says that number of attacks tripled in the first quarter" The Inquirer 9:56 AM
"Microsoft and Red Hat expand partnership with focus on containers and hybrid cloud" GeekWire 11:55 AM
"Microsoft to cease work on its GigJam collaboration service" ZDNet 12:31 PM
"Intel shows off a mysterious and attractive black Surface Book: It may just be a render, but it certainly looks good." Ars Technica 11:55 AM
"Intel might have leaked a new Surface Book in 8th-gen promo video: And it could launch in October" The Inquirer 6:21 AM
"HP's first Omen X gaming laptop includes easy access to upgrade parts" The Verge 6:20 AM
"HP Announces the OMEN X Laptop" Thurrott 7:32 AM
"HP welcomes overclockers with first OMEN X gaming laptop" BetaNews 8:03 AM
"HP's first Omen X gaming laptop is built for overclocking: You'll even find a window to show it off like a desktop." Engadget 6:22 AM
"HP announces the OMEN X Laptop, calling it 'a force to be reckoned with'" Neowin 6:20 AM
"Intel launches its 8th generation processors which are 40% faster: The eighth generation processor named Coffee Lake is third in the series of processors based on Skylake microarchitecture" CNBC: MoneyControl 7:44 AM
"Nestle, Unilever, Tyson and others team with IBM on blockchain" Reuters 7:52 AM
"IBM, Costco, Walmart and others team up to improve food safety with blockchains" TechCrunch 7:32 AM
"IBM wants to make blockchain good enough to eat: IBM is working with agribusiness and retailers to trace food from farm to store shelf using blockchain technologies" IDG News Service 10:48 AM
"IBM wants to use the technology that underlies bitcoin to help prevent major foodborne outbreaks like salmonella" Business Insider 2:14 PM
"Oracle has to pay stiffed sales rep, court rules" The Register 6:36 PM
"Oracle considering making Java open source" CIO Dive 7:53 AM
"ASUS introduces $130 B250 Mining motherboard with support for up to 19 graphics cards" Neowin 6:20 AM
"GoDaddy CEO Blake Irving to step down" ZDNet 4:53 PM
"Amazon bought Whole Foods to solve its biggest problem in the grocery business" Business Insider 2:14 PM
"Teens Still Hate Facebook, Love Snapchat, Instagram" PC Magazine 12:31 PM
"90 per cent of hacked firms fess up to running unpatched systems" The Inquirer 11:52 AM
"Linksys' $300 router lets gamers put their data before everyone else's" The Verge 10:48 AM
"Verizon permanently throttling video on all unlimited plans, as low as 480p on iPhones" 9to5Mac 7:33 AM
"Facebook's colorful status updates are now available on WhatsApp: The update allows users to also add a link and choose a font for statuses" The Verge 7:24 AM
"Samsung's Bixby rolled out in 200 countries" BBC 8:39 AM
"Samsung's Bixby assistant is now available for Galaxy S8 owners worldwide" TechCrunch 7:25 AM
"Google touts Titan security chip to market cloud services" Reuters 4:54 PM
"Android 8.0 Oreo: Rollout begins for Pixel, Nexus in Android beta" ZDNet 6:21 AM
"Android 8.0 Oreo is already available for Pixel and Nexus devices" BGR 6:22 AM
"Google Officially Takes Android Oreo Out of the Oven" eWeek 6:21 AM
"Galaxy Note 8 specs, release date and price: Vodafone confirms plans to offer smartphone/Users can register their interest ahead of tomorrow's unveiling" The Inquirer 6:21 AM
"Google code hints at headphones that run Google Assistant" The Verge 6:20 AM
"DJI drone owners told to update or be grounded" BBC 6:22 AM
"Chatbot apps help users prepare for death" BBC 6:22 AM
"IBM Announces Major Blockchain Collaboration with Dole, Driscoll's, Golden State Foods, Kroger, McCormick and Company, McLane Company, Nestlé, Tyson Foods, Unilever and Walmart to Address Food Safety Worldwide" MENAFN 7:43 AM
"Microsoft spikes GigJam collaboration tool before it leaves Preview" The Register 9:05 PM
"Windows Mobile: The walking dead never die/Microsoft seems unwilling to pull the plug on a mobile OS that no one loves. It could lead a zombie existence for years." Computerworld 2:15 PM
"Microsoft announces Age of Empires IV: There's no release date or details — but we're still excited" The Verge 6:19 AM
"Microsoft Announces Age Of Empires IV, Releases New Trailer For 4K-Ready Age Of Empires: Definitive Edition" Redmond Pie 6:20 AM
"DOJ backs down from request for IP addresses that visited Trump protest website" TechCrunch 6:51 PM
"Justice Department walks back demand for information on anti-Trump website" The Verge 5:36 PM
"Lawsuit against Daily Stormer is stuck; founder can't be served papers: They visited seven known addresses, but couldn't find Andrew Anglin." Ars Technica 9:01 AM
"Brazilian government to reassess Internet steering committee" ZDNet 7:37 AM
"HP's Omen X is a beastly gaming laptop you can actually upgrade" The Next Web 9:09 PM
"Dell gets X-treme with Alienware Area-51 PC, but caps CPU core count at 10" Digital Trends 6:33 PM
"Quake Champions enters Early Access on PC" VentureBeat 6:04 PM
"Review: ASUS ZenFone AR is a great showcase for Tango and other half-baked software [Video] 9to5Google 2:34 PM
"Nokia 5 review: A solid mid-range pure-Android contender" ZDNet 7:33 AM
"AI systems have a self-taught sexist view of women: What did women do to deserve all this?" The Inquirer 7:25 AM
"Nintendo's second 'Classic' console is better, but not perfect: Ironing out the wrinkles of Nintendo's original throwback console." Engadget 6:22 AM
"The SNES Classic has a great trick for beating difficult Nintendo games: Rewind, Replay, Retry" The Verge 6:20 AM
"Versive raises $12.7M to solve security problems using artificial intelligence" GeekWire 10:48 AM
"Skytap raises massive $45M funding round, led by Goldman Sachs, to move legacy apps to the cloud" GeekWire 10:48 AM
"Skytap raises $45M for its enterprise cloud" TechCrunch 9:55 AM
"Big data analytics platform Databricks raises $140M Series D round led by Andreessen Horowitz" TechCrunch 9:32 AM
"Ford set to create a new joint venture to produce EVs in China" TechCrunch 7:46 AM
"Matterport grabs $5M more to accelerate deep learning development for their 3D capture tech" TechCrunch 7:32 AM
"All 50 startups from Y Combinator's Summer 2017 Demo Day 1" TechCrunch 6:21 AM
"Dow posts biggest one-day gain in nearly 4 months: Dow finishes up nearly 200 points led by Caterpillar, Cisco shares" MarketWatch 4:32 PM
"US Stocks-Wall St bounces back with gains in Tech Stocks" Reuters 12:30 PM
"Wall Street rallies on optimism about tax reform" Reuters 4:31 PM
"Stocks Bounce After Extended Selloff, Led by Tech Sector: Technology companies led a broad upswing in U.S. stocks Tuesday, as investors scooped up shares following recent declines." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:31 PM
"Singapore stocks end 5-day slump as Asian markets end broadly higher" MarketWatch 7:39 AM
"European stocks set to snap losing streak as miners jump" MarketWatch 7:39 AM
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"Teens Still Hate Facebook, Love Snapchat, Instagram"
"HP's Omen X Laptop Is Designed to Be Overclocked"
"Samsung's Bixby Voice Assistant Now Available Worldwide"
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"Robot makers slow to address danger risk: researchers"
"Salesforce.com profit beats estimates, shares drop after hours"
"Toshiba prioritizes talks with Western Digital on chips business: Nikkei"
"Google touts Titan security chip to market cloud services"
"GoDaddy's CEO Blake Irving to retire"
"Ford, China's Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles"
"Verizon launches cheaper unlimited plan to compete with rivals"
"Austria, carmakers agree to update software of 600,000 diesel cars"
"Nestle, Unilever, Tyson and others team with IBM on blockchain"
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"Startups and SMEs to receive bigger chunk of government IT spend"
"DOJ amends request for data from anti-Trump site"
"Facebook isn't sure how much money it earns from Australia, and the ATO is fine with it"
"The enterprise must secure against the IoT: Fortinet"
"Gatwick's airport app is taking off... and should inspire others to follow its example"
"GoDaddy CEO Blake Irving to step down"
"Intuit's Q4 gets QuickBooks Online boost, names new CFO"
"Video: Galaxy Note 8 faces stiff competition"