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Computer Industry
  • "Nadella's lead still working as Microsoft beats Wall Street targets on cloud services revenue" Irish Independent 9:17 AM
  • "Microsoft profit climbs as cloud computing grows" The Japan News 9:19 AM
  • "Microsoft's Cloud Proves It's Worth the Big Price" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 9:16 AM
  • "Microsoft's cloud and personal computing group help it to first $100 billion+¬†year" TechSpot 9:16 AM
  • "Microsoft revenues surpass $100 bn for first time; Satya Nadella says, 'We had an incredible year'" First Post 9:15 AM
  • "Business is booming for Microsoft, and even Bing is doing well" TechRadar UK 9:14 AM
  • "Microsoft hits $100bn in revenue for the first time thanks to cloud, Surface growth" The Inquirer 9:14 AM
  • "$100bn worth of reasons why cloud has been the silver lining for Microsoft" SiliconRepublic 9:13 AM
  • "Cloud-driven Microsoft crosses $100bn revenue for first time" The Economic Times 9:13 AM
  • "Microsoft Earnings Report: A Non-Event" Investing 9:12 AM
  • "Cloud Services Keep Boosting Microsoft's Revenue" CDR Info 9:12 AM
  • "Microsoft exec: We stopped Russia from hacking 3 congressional campaigns/Fake Microsoft domain was tied to attacks this year against congressional campaigns." Ars Technica 2:36 PM
  • "Microsoft wants to win back the consumers it let down" The Verge 8:11 AM
  • "IBM Is Still Not Microsoft¬†(Update)" 24/7 Wall St. 9:15 AM
  • "IBM Q2 Is 'Good', But Questions Remain" Seeking Alpha 2:02 PM
  • "Cloud and analytics help IBM exceed expectations" IT PRO (UK) 8:55 AM
  • "IBM's AI watermarking method protects models from theft and sabotage" VentureBeat 8:56 AM
  • "IBM Stakes an Early Claim on 'Blockchain-as-a-Service'" TheStreet 8:56 AM
  • "Intel And Micron Call It Quits On Bleeding Edge Memory Development Collaboration" Forbes 4:41 PM
  • "Intel Amber Lake CPU details emerge" Hexus 8:51 AM
  • "Steve from Gamers Nexus talks 8086k overclocking and Intel CPU soldering | The Full Nerd Ep. 59" PCWorld 8:51 AM
  • "Intel celebrates its 50th anniversary with a record-breaking 2,018 Shooting Star drone light show" DroneDJ 8:47 AM
  • "Nvidia And AMD GPU Prices Still 15% Above MSRP, What It Means For Next-Gen GPUs?" SegmentNext 8:44 AM
  • "AMD, Nvidia and Microsoft join forces on one-cable VR standard" The Inquirer 8:44 AM
  • "Oracle's Irish unit pays out €2bn dividend despite €450m loss" Irish Times 8:42 AM
  • "Oracle: Switch now from Nashorn JavaScript engine to GraalVM" InfoWorld 8:23 AM
  • "Cisco commits $100m for digital innovation in the UK" CRN UK 8:41 AM
  • "Cisco pledges $100m to UK digital innovation" Capacity Media 8:40 AM
  • "Cisco backs government's Industrial Strategy with $100m investment pledge" Public Technology 8:40 AM
  • "Cisco reveals $100m investment in UK AI" TechRadar UK 8:39 AM
  • "Cisco Unified Presence Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks" Security Tracker 8:39 AM
  • "Why high-performance computing has moved to the cloud" InfoWorld 8:24 AM
General Interest
  • "Facebook is officially building an internet satellite: Athena" CNET 7:47 PM
  • "Facebook suspends another analytics firm amid investigation into data usage" VentureBeat 3:39 PM
  • "Google's New AI Experiment Syncs Your Moves With Images" PC Magazine 8:30 PM
  • "Google owns Duck.com, but it'll give rival DuckDuckGo a shoutout anyhow" CNET 8:24 PM
  • "Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter team up on open source Data Transfer Project to ease your data moving woes" BetaNews 12:44 PM
  • "Online activists flood Google search results for 'idiot' with images of Trump" The Verge 12:35 PM
  • "DuckDuckGo slams Google following EU antitrust decision" The Verge 12:35 PM
  • "Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter unite to simplify data transfers" Engadget 8:31 AM
  • "Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter partner for ambitious new data project" The Verge 8:12 AM
  • "Waymo's autonomous vehicles are driving 25,000 miles every day" TechCrunch 12:30 PM
  • "Amazon's Matt Wood on the major takeaways from AWS Summit 2018" VentureBeat 12:40 PM
  • "Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter launch the Data Transfer Project" VentureBeat 8:17 AM
  • "Musk disputes rumors that Model 3 cancellations are outpacing orders" Engadget 12:50 PM
  • "Dish customers can chat with service reps through iMessage" Engadget 12:48 PM
  • "The smartphone notch is a hack, so when will we be rid of it?" VentureBeat 12:38 PM
  • "AT&T expands its 5G network to North Carolina and Kansas City" Engadget 12:49 PM
  • "Charlotte, Raleigh, Oklahoma City are AT&T's next 5G cities in 2018" The Verge 12:36 PM
  • "AI Weekly: Artificial intelligence will take jobs, but it'll also create new ones" VentureBeat 12:39 PM
  • "'Pokémon Go' cheaters now get three strikes before a ban" Engadget 12:49 PM
  • "The DeanBeat: Why Universal went all-in on Jurassic World games" VentureBeat 12:40 PM
  • "MMO specialist Trion Worlds goes through layoffs after launching Defiance 2050" VentureBeat 12:39 PM
  • "Kate Edwards: Still outspoken, from ArenaNet to video game unionization" VentureBeat 12:38 PM
  • "'Mario Kart 8 Deluxe' update adds Link from 'Breath of the Wild'" Engadget 8:32 AM
  • "'Spider-Man' PS4 Pro bundle is the right sort of product placement" Engadget 8:31 AM
  • "G-Sync vs. FreeSync: Adaptive sync gaming monitors explained" PCWorld 8:14 AM
  • "Nanoleaf Remote review: The smartest d12 on the block" TechHive 8:16 AM
  • "Best video doorbell: Nest vs. Ring vs. August and all the rest" TechHive 8:14 AM
  • "WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb the spread of fake news" VentureBeat 8:18 AM
  • "WhatsApp limits message forwarding in bid to reduce spam and misinformation" TechCrunch 8:08 AM
  • "R Tip: Create maps in R" InfoWorld 8:25 AM
Press Releases
  • "Latest Proxmox KVM Virtual Servers Support AMD Servers Chipsets" ThomasNet News 8:44 AM
Microsoft
  • "Microsoft PowerShell Core for Linux now available as a Snap" BetaNews 12:43 PM
  • "Best Windows 10 apps this week" BetaNews 12:43 PM
  • "How to Back Up the Windows Registry" Tech Advisor 9:20 AM
  • "Microsoft Gaming Division Makes $10 Billion In A Year For The First Time" IGN 9:20 AM
  • "Will Xbox Scarlet Release Before PS5? We Highly Doubt It, Here's Why" SegmentNext 9:18 AM
  • "How to Remove a Virus from Windows PC or Laptop" Tech Advisor 9:18 AM
  • "Do We Still Need a Third-Party Antivirus on Windows 10?" Softpedia 9:17 AM
  • "Xbox One X games SHOCK: Fortnite has nothing to fear from Halo Infinite" Express UK 9:17 AM
  • "Microsoft is Doing Great in Gaming Business, Reveals FY18 Q4 Report" Technowize 9:14 AM
  • "Microsoft's Xbox business hits the magic $10B" CNET 9:12 AM
  • "15 gorgeous PC games that will punish your graphics card" PCWorld 8:14 AM
Government/Law/Politics
  • "FCC now taking comments on whether T-Mobile, Sprint should merge" CNET 4:33 PM
  • "Microsoft foils hacking attempt on 2018 election candidates" FOXNews 9:18 AM
  • "Microsoft helped US gov block Russian hacking attempts on three candidates this year" The Inquirer 9:18 AM
  • "China pours $1 billion into a 'Hyperloop' for cars" Engadget 8:31 AM
  • "1.5 million affected by hack targeting Singapore's health data" The Verge 8:12 AM
  • "DOJ decides it should publicly 'expose' foreign election schemes" Engadget 8:35 AM
  • "Three top FBI officials quit as US cybersecurity threats mount" Engadget 8:31 AM
  • "Who cares what Trump thinks about Europe's record fine for Google?" BetaNews 8:22 AM
  • "White House's tariffs could raise prices on Apple, Sonos, Fitbit products" The Verge 8:11 AM
Analysis/Editorial/Help/Opinion
  • "Gorilla Glass vs Dragontrail Glass vs tempered glass and beyond" Android Authority 6:23 PM
  • "Google's incredible Pixel 2 has the best camera I've ever used on a smartphone — these photos are proof" Business Insider 3:40 PM
  • "Mark Zuckerberg: CEO, billionaire, troll" Engadget 2:35 PM
  • "Gmail's new 'Confidential Mode' is flawed and misleading" BetaNews 2:02 PM
  • "Magic Leap and the Curse of the Overpromise" Tech.pinions 1:52 PM
  • "Scientists discover structure within the Sun's atmosphere" Engadget 12:49 PM
  • "How to decide whether to deploy blockchain" Computerworld 12:45 PM
  • "There is no more gun emoji. Is that a good thing?" Mashable 10:51 AM
  • "What Does the Repeal of Net Neutrality Mean for Your Data Security?" ReadWrite 7:50 AM
Acquisitions/Deals/Investments/Mergers
  • "The World Cup led to a record-breaking number of app downloads and consumer spend in Q2" TechCrunch 12:31 PM
  • "Zoox's fresh $500M, how to spend $6.3B and Microsoft's fine fiscal year" TechCrunch 8:07 AM
  • "Blavity raises $6.5 million Series A round led by GV" TechCrunch 8:05 AM
Tech Stocks
  • "Stocks end day and week mostly flat as Trump stokes fresh worry on trade, monetary policy: U.S. equity benchmarks on track for third straight weekly advance" MarketWatch 4:07 PM
  • "Stocks End Close to Home: Stocks ended little changed Friday, shrugging off the latest tough trade talk from President Trump." TheStreet 4:07 PM
  • "Stocks end slightly lower as traders shrug off trade talk" Associated Press 4:07 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks Edge Lower as Dollar Slides: Major indexes struggled to break higher throughout the week as investors weighed earnings reports and President Trump's comments on Fed policy" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:08 PM
  • "European stocks fall as Trump threatens China with tariffs on all $500 billion in goods to U.S.: European stocks fell Friday, with auto shares among those that lost ground as U.S. President Donald Trump threatened a significant expansion in tariffs on Chinese imports, underscoring concerns that a global trade war will crimp global economic growth and corporate profits." MarketWatch 12:14 PM



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  • "Time to Explore Those IoT Possibilities"
New York Times (Updated 8:30 PM CDT)
  • "Shonda Rhimes Describes Her Grand Netflix Ambitions"
  • "After a Fiasco, California Aims Again at Remaking the Power Grid"
  • "How Financial Products Drive Today's Art World"
  • "G.E. Announces Progress on Cost-Cutting, but Risks Still Lurk"
  • "Pave Over the Subway? Cities Face Tough Bets on Driverless Cars"
PC Magazine (Updated 8:30 PM CDT)
  • "US Tariffs on China Could Mean Pricier Wearables, Speakers"
  • "Use iMessage to Chat With a Dish Customer Service Rep"
  • "Google's New AI Experiment Syncs Your Moves With Images"
  • "After Violence, WhatsApp Restricts Message Forwarding"
  • "Uber Tips for a Smooth Rideshare"
  • "AT&T Mobile 5G Headed to Charlotte, Raleigh, Oklahoma City"
  • "Augmented Reality (AR) vs. Virtual Reality (VR): What's the Difference?"
  • "Microsoft Puts Over 700 Xbox Games on Sale"
  • "Tech Giants Team on 'Data Transfer Project'"
  • "Some Tesla Batteries May Be Illegal in the US" ...
Reuters (Updated 8:30 PM CDT)
  • "U.S. lawmakers cut anti-ZTE measure from defense bill"
  • "Microsoft shares at all-time high after bumper results"
  • "Russian government: Telcoms face cost hike from new security law"
  • "GE beats on EPS but trims cash flow target; shares fall"
  • "India's Wipro sees strong demand for services from financial clients"
  • "Cyberattack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5 million, including PM"
  • "AT&T reveals three more cities for 5G launch by end of year"
  • "Apple Watch, FitBit could feel cost of U.S. tariffs"
  • "SoftBank's Vision Fund to invest $1 billion in China AI startup: Bloomberg"
  • "Exclusive: Tesla's battery maker suspends cobalt supplier amid sanctions concern"
ZDNet (Updated 8:30 PM CDT)
  • "VR, AR, and MR: What's the difference?"
  • "WhatsApp is the main digital channel for Brazilian SMEs"
  • "BlackBerry Key2: A good smartphone that could be great"
  • "Virginia robocalling firm exposed data of hundreds of thousands of US voters"
  • "Singapore suffers 'most serious' data breach, affecting 1.5M healthcare patients including Prime Minister"
  • "Apple adds new integration partners to Business Chat ecosystem"
  • "Windows tablets through the ages: The good, the bad and the ugly, in pictures"
  • "This 6-button wireless mouse is just $6"





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