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  • "Microsoft's Q1 proves Nadella is doing things right" VentureBeat 12:36 PM
  • "Microsoft's Earnings: Far From Disappointing" Seeking Alpha 12:04 PM
  • "Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella outlines its cloud computing strategy for Wall Street" GeekWire 2:42 PM
  • "Windows 10 business migration to pick up steam this year" ITProPortal 12:05 PM
  • "This Quick Trick Boosts Slow Performance on Windows 10" MakeUseOf 12:04 PM
  • "Microsoft's Profit Up in Q3 2017 Thanks to Office and Cloud" Softpedia 8:57 AM
  • "Why Microsoft's Surface hardware revenue fell 26% in the latest quarter" GeekWire 12:03 PM
  • "Microsoft Surface revenue fell 26% during third quarter, but that's not so bad" Windows Central 12:02 PM
  • "Scratch the Surface: Slabtop sales slump takes the shine off Microsoft's 2017 so far" The Register 8:57 AM
  • "Microsoft quarterly profit surges to $4.8bn" Fin24 8:49 AM
  • "Microsoft grows quarterly profit 28% on cloud expansion" Telecompaper 8:52 AM
  • "Microsoft's Q3 2017 finances: Cloud, Office, Windows strong, Surface slumps" Ars Technica UK 8:49 AM
  • "Software and hardware both remain important for Microsoft" CNBC 8:51 AM
  • "Microsoft's Profit Up in Q3 2017 Thanks to Office and Cloud" Softpedia 8:47 AM
  • "Microsoft Flow service update increases user productivity" OnMSFT 8:52 AM
  • "AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform: What we learned from tech earnings" ZDNet 7:43 AM
  • "Cloud Produces Sunny Earnings at Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:56 AM
  • "IBM Executive Shares Four Lessons Learned In The Battle To 'Have It All'" Forbes 8:41 AM
  • "Intel expects CPU prices to fall now that AMD's Ryzen is here" PCWorld 12:31 PM
  • "Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) Q1 2017 Quarterly Results Are Out: 66 Cents EPS On $14.8 Billion Revenue – Beats Earnings Expectation But Misses On Revenue" WCCFTech 8:39 AM
  • "Intel reports record first-quarter revenue" ComputerWeekly 8:39 AM
  • "Intel boasts of record revenue, high profits" bit-tech 8:38 AM
  • "Intel quarterly revenue misses estimates on data centre weakness" Channel News Asia 8:37 AM
  • "Microsoft Mistakenly Bans Old Intel and AMD Processors on Windows 7" Softpedia 8:22 AM
  • "Acer unveils 2-in-1 Switch laptop powered by 7th-Gen Intel Core i7 chip" The Inquirer 8:37 AM
  • "Intel's next Xeon chips will come in Gold and Platinum versions" Ars Technica UK 8:37 AM
  • "Intel Announces Record First-Quarter Revenue of $14.8 Billion" Guru3D 8:36 AM
  • "Hurd: Oracle's New AI Applications Are A Powerful Piece Of Its Winning Cloud Strategy" Forbes 8:18 AM
  • "AMD Radeon RX Vega High-End Enthusiast Graphics Card Packaging Pictured – Supposedly Bundled With Quake Champions" WCCFTech 8:22 AM
General Interest
  • "Google+ 'Topics' highlight active users and communities" Engadget 12:44 PM
  • "Google still hasn't given up on Google+ and Topics is the latest attempt to keep people on the service" BetaNews 12:39 PM
  • "Schedule web pages to open automatically with Open Me Later! for Chrome" BetaNews 12:39 PM
  • "Sorry Pixel owners, Google probably won't update your phones past Android P" PCWorld 12:31 PM
  • "Facebook and Google confirmed as victims of $100M phishing scam" The Verge 12:27 PM
  • "Chrome warns you when typing anything into non-secure sites" Engadget 12:44 PM
  • "Google Wifi now available in Canada" TechCrunch 12:15 PM
  • "Google's search for non-ad revenue puts spotlight on cloud, Pixel" Reuters 7:47 AM
  • "Google tightens noose on HTTP: Chrome to stick 'Not secure' on pages with search fields" ZDNet 7:42 AM
  • "Alexa learns to talk like a human with whispers, pauses & emotion" TechCrunch 12:13 PM
  • "Deutsche Post to deliver groceries for AmazonFresh in Germany" Reuters 7:47 AM
  • "As stock price hits record high, so does fear of a Netflix planet" VentureBeat 12:35 PM
  • "How Netflix plans to tackle China" VentureBeat 12:35 PM
  • "Netflix is playing down the significance of its first major distribution deal in China" TechCrunch 12:15 PM
  • "Nintendo 2DS XL Launches July 28 For $149.99" PC Magazine 7:53 AM
  • "Nintendo Switch Has My Gaming PC Covered in Dust" PC Magazine 7:51 AM
  • "Sony sees surge in chip demand pushing profit nearing 20-year record" Reuters 7:47 AM
  • "Keyboard Mod for Moto Z: Bringing a landscape keyboard of the past to a modern smartphone" ZDNet 7:44 AM
  • "Tesla's Klaus Grohmann ousted after clash with CEO Musk - sources" Reuters 7:50 AM
  • "With New Funding, Didi Chuxing, an Uber Rival, Looks Beyond China" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:55 AM
  • "Uber simplifies privacy controls to better manage what data is shared" VentureBeat 12:35 PM
  • "Uber is making it easier to delete your account" The Verge 12:27 PM
  • "Uber self-driving car chief moves aside amid Waymo trade secrets scandal" ZDNet 7:43 AM
Press Releases
  • "Research and Markets - Global Video Analytics Market to Grow at a CAGR of 33.73% by 2021: Key Vendors are Axis Communications, Bosch Security Systems, Cisco Systems, IBM & Honeywell" PRNewswire 7:59 AM
  • "Microsoft reinstates My People for Windows 10, connecting you to your BFFs" PCWorld 2:56 PM
  • "How to Customize and Enhance Your Windows 10 Display" PC Magazine 2:42 PM
  • "Fast FAQ: Does Windows 10?" ZDNet 12:37 PM
  • "How to snooze your Wi-Fi in the Windows 10 Creators Update" PCWorld 12:32 PM
  • "Microsoft's Black Box Magic Works on Investors" Bloomberg 12:04 PM
  • "Xbox One Project Scorpio - everything we know about Microsoft's next console" Games Radar 12:06 PM
  • "Xbox Live lifts Microsoft's Q3 Gaming revenue by 4%" GamesIndustry 8:54 AM
  • "Windows Phone is DEAD - Microsoft signals end of its mobile phone business" Express UK 12:02 PM
  • "Microsoft's Surface Starts Declining As New Generation Not Yet on the Radar" Softpedia 8:55 AM
  • "Microsoft to Complete Windows Phone Wind-Down by June" Softpedia 8:55 AM
  • "Microsoft on the Future of Windows Phones: We Expect Negligible Revenue" Softpedia 8:53 AM
  • "Windows 10: Acer's silent Switch 5 2-in-1 is stalking Microsoft's Surface Pro 4" ZDNet 7:42 AM
  • "India court approves $1.18 bln settlement of Tata-DoCoMo dispute: TV" Reuters 7:48 AM
  • "UE Wonderboom Waterproof Speaker Review" Forbes 6:08 PM
  • "I Freaking Love This ThinkPad" Gizmodo 1:30 PM
  • "Meet the People Who Train the: Robots (to Do Their Own Jobs)" New York Times [Free Registration Required] 7:56 AM
  • "21 Optical Illusions That Prove Your Brain Sucks" PC Magazine 7:54 AM
  • "Love Genius? Get Your Nerd On With These Geeky Shows" PC Magazine 7:53 AM
  • "Tech firms race to spot video violence" Reuters 7:46 AM
  • "Cloudera and Carvana, tech's next two IPOs, both price at $15 per share" TechCrunch 12:16 PM
  • "Didi Chuxing, the Uber of China, confirms $5.5B raise for global and AI push" TechCrunch 12:14 PM
Tech Stocks
  • "Stock market ends session lower, but Dow books best week of 2017: All three major equity indexes finished April higher" MarketWatch 4:29 PM
  • "Dow Ends Best Week of Year With Small Losses on Worries Over Slowdown to Start 2017" TheStreet 4:29 PM
  • "Wall Street Slightly Lower as Weak GDP Data Weighs" FOXBusiness 4:28 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks End Month Higher, Buoyed by Earnings: The S&P 500 is within about half a percentage point of all-time highs and ends the week up 1.5%" [Paid Membership Required] 4:28 PM
  • "Asian markets retreat as investors show caution: Major stock indexes in Asia fell slightly on Friday, mirroring Wall Street's cautious sentiment on risk taking, though strong earnings results from tech companies saw shares in the sector rise." MarketWatch 7:29 AM
  • "European stocks drop for second day as euro rises after inflation data: European stocks posted mild losses Friday, with investors pushing up both the euro and the pound against the dollar following top-tier economic data for the eurozone and the U.K." MarketWatch 12:49 PM

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InformationWeek (Updated 1:00 PM CDT)
  • "At Harvard Business Publishing, It Was a Do-or Die Move to Cloud"
  • "COBOL in the Cloud as a Reality"
New York Times (Updated 1:00 PM CDT)
  • "Cloud Computing Asserts Itself"
  • "'10 Concerts' Facebook Meme May Reveal More Than Musical Tastes"
  • "With New Funding, Didi Chuxing, an Uber Rival, Looks Beyond China"
  • "Meet the People Who Train the Robots (to Do Their Own Jobs)"
  • "Cloud Produces Sunny Earnings at Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet"
PC Magazine (Updated 1:00 PM CDT)
  • "Chrome to More Aggressively Highlight Insecure Sites"
  • "Hands On: Acer's Windows 10 Mixed Reality Headset"
  • "Ford Makes More of its Cars Immune to Speeding Tickets"
  • "Facebook, Google Identified as Victims of $100M Email Scam"
  • "2DS XL Special Edition Planned for Dragon Quest XI Launch"
  • "Forced Quake Champions Shortcut Removed From Radeon Software"
  • "Nintendo Switch Has My Gaming PC Covered in Dust"
  • "Love Genius? Get Your Nerd On With These Geeky Shows"
  • "How to Take a Free Apple Product Workshop"
  • "21 Optical Illusions That Prove Your Brain Sucks" ...
Reuters (Updated 1:00 PM CDT)
  • "Foxconn plans U.S. investment; plans not final: Chairman Gou"
  • "Qualcomm warns of profit hit as Apple battle intensifies"
  • "Exclusive: Tesla's Klaus Grohmann ousted after clash with CEO Musk - sources"
  • "Tech firms race to spot video violence"
  • "Google's search for non-ad revenue puts spotlight on cloud, Pixel"
  • "Huawei under fire over phone chips as tight supply bites"
  • "ASML files patent countersuit against Japan's Nikon"
  • "Deutsche Post to deliver groceries for AmazonFresh in Germany"
  • "Russian prosecutor demands jail time for man who played Pokemon in church"
  • "Sony sees surge in chip demand pushing profit nearing 20-year record"
ZDNet (Updated 1:00 PM CDT)
  • "Microsoft Windows 10 'Redstone 3' test build brings back My People feature"
  • "Stephen Hawking issues familiar warning to China against AI"
  • "Samsung Galaxy S8 users complain of random restarts"
  • "Nomx, the 'most secure' email service, can be easily hacked, say researchers"
  • "Qualcomm issues profit warning as Apple legal battle intensifies"
  • "Charging the iPhone over Wi-Fi? Apple patents the idea"
  • "A database of thousands of credit cards was left exposed on the open internet"
  • "Analytics acquisition deals continue: it's an all-you-can-eat buffet"

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