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  • "Windows 10 popularity steadily growing amongst users" ITProPortal 8:31 AM
  • "Microsoft zaps dodgy Dell digital certs" Tech Central 7:43 AM
  • "Microsoft security tools remove risky Dell certificates" ComputerWeekly 7:41 AM
  • "Microsoft Summons Windows Defender To Abolish Dell's Root Certificates" TechWeekEurope 7:40 AM
  • "HPE's Cloud Alliance With Microsoft Azure Speaks Volumes About Future Direction" TechWeekEurope 8:32 AM
  • "Microsoft Silverlight gets Firefox reprieve for 64-bit users" The Inquirer 8:27 AM
  • "IBM Predicts Online Sales Growth Of More Than 14.5% Over 2014" Nasdaq 7:49 AM
  • "Hewlett Packard Enterprise to partner with Microsoft Azure for public cloud services" V3 8:26 AM
  • "HP Enterprise wins RBS cheque imaging contract" Banking Tech 7:46 AM
  • "More money is going to pour into Indian startups as Dell's $300 million venture fund eyes India" Business Insider 7:40 AM
  • "Dell announces Datacenter Scalable Solutions server line" BetaNews 7:11 AM
  • "Intel unveils 2016 tablet processor road map, say Taiwan makers" DigiTimes 7:31 AM
  • "Qualcomm Inc. vs. Intel Corporation: Which Will Win in the Internet of Things?" The Motley Fool 4:51 PM
  • "AMD will launch Radeon R9 Fury X2 at December event says report" Hexus 7:30 AM
  • "Oracle's bright new Sonoma SPARCs hint at own-tech cloud" The Register 7:29 AM
  • "Blueprints revealed: Oracle crams Sparc M7 and InfiniBand into cheaper 'Sonoma' chips" The Register 7:28 AM
  • "Flaw in Cisco Products Exposes Users to MitM Attacks" SecurityWeek 7:26 AM
  • "Investors Buy Cisco Systems on Weakness (CSCO)" Ticker Report 7:25 AM
General Interest
  • "Digital toy maker VTech says customer data stolen in breach" Reuters 9:01 PM
  • "Blue tarantulas may help humans make better wide-angle computer displays" The Verge 3:38 PM
  • "Trying To Avoid Massive Crowds? Google Says The Best Time To Go Black Friday Shopping Is..." CBS Philly 8:41 AM
  • "Potential Google Glass 2.0 design revealed and it still looks ridiculous" BGR 8:31 PM
  • "The New Google Glass Could Look Like A Monocle" TechCrunch 8:41 AM
  • "Google patent offers a hint about how Google Glass 2 will look" Digital Spy 8:40 AM
  • "Google Glass 2.0 could be a funky-looking flexible device with images viewable by both eyes" 9to5Google 8:40 AM
  • "How to delete your Google location history: Stop Google keeping tabs on your whereabouts" PC Advisor 8:39 AM
  • "The 19 Best Chromecast apps of 2015: Must-have Android and iOS apps for any Chromecast owner" Alphr 8:38 AM
  • "9 Ways Small Businesses Can Be Big on Google" Entrepreneur 8:38 AM
  • "Facebook offers all employees four months paid baby leave" CNET 3:18 PM
  • "Facebook to give all full-time employees 4-month paid parental leave" VentureBeat 7:04 AM
  • "Sony confirms official PS4 Remote Play app for Windows and Mac" Engadget 7:23 AM
  • "This crowdfunded router updates its own security" Engadget 7:23 AM
  • "DJI's MG-1 drone is water-resistant, dustproof.. and made for farming" Engadget 7:22 AM
  • "DJI's Latest Drone Saves Crops From Pests" TechCrunch 6:48 AM
Press Releases
  • "Intellitec Solutions Joins Microsoft Dynamics SL User Group" PRWeb 8:24 AM
  • "IBM's Watson Predicts the Top Products and Trends for Black Friday" PRNewswire 7:49 AM
  • "Look Out Alphabet Inc, Here Come Microsoft Corporation's Driverless Cars" The Motley Fool 3:38 PM
  • "Research: Microsoft the fastest growing maker of tablet OSs ... by 2019" The Register 11:42 AM
  • "Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Brilliant And Confused" Forbes 11:49 AM
  • "Microsoft Lumia 550 vs Lumia 540 specs breakdown" Phones Review 11:42 AM
  • "Lumia 950 and 950 XL now available in Spain, via the Microsoft Store" WinBeta 11:41 AM
  • "First look review: Microsoft Surface Pro 4 adds refinement and polish" ZDNet 11:41 AM
  • "How to add any website to Windows 10's Start menu" PCWorld 8:34 AM
  • "Diving into the File Explorer on Windows 10 Mobile with the Lumia 950" WinBeta 8:32 AM
  • "CNET UK podcast 459: The right way to watch Star Wars, Bezos' rocket and your thoughts on Windows Phone" CNET 8:31 AM
  • "Microsoft's new 3D audio tech helps the visually impaired get around cities independently" The Next Web 8:27 AM
  • "Windows Phone Internals Lets Owners Unlock Bootloader, Gain Root Access" Softpedia 8:26 AM
  • "Rooting and modding a Windows Phone is now child's play" The Register 8:26 AM
  • "Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL no longer available online in North America" Pocketnow 8:26 AM
  • "Katana 01 Windows 10 budget phone about to release" Phones Review 8:25 AM
  • "Microsoft Store UK Black Friday Deals Include Surface 3, Xbox One Bundles And More" Miccrosoft News 8:28 AM
  • "Windows 10 Mobile-ready Lumia 435 on sale for just £39 on Microsoft Store UK" Windows Central 8:24 AM
  • "Third-party Windows Phone tool allows for custom ROMs" Neowin 8:23 AM
  • "MMCSnapInsView lists all Windows MMC Snap Ins" ghacks 8:22 AM
  • "Thinnest Windows 10 smartphone goes official in Japan" VR Zone 8:21 AM
  • "Microsoft updates smart headsets for visually impaired" ZDNet 7:09 AM
  • "Judge: There's no proof Yelp manipulates reviews" Ars Technica 4:57 PM
  • "NSA to shut down bulk phone surveillance program by Sunday" Reuters 3:49 PM
  • "Australian government retains comms network" ZDNet 7:10 AM
  • "National policy changes needed to boost Australia's innovation: ACOLA" ZDNet 7:10 AM
  • "Telco national security draft legislation released, again" ZDNet 7:08 AM
  • "U.K. Accused Of Fast-Tracking Surveillance Powers Scrutiny" TechCrunch 6:48 AM
  • "How to improve family's Wi-Fi and other tech support tips" USA Today 6:51 PM
  • "5 storage technologies I'm thankful for" ZDNet 3:18 PM
  • "Bill Gates to reportedly unveil 'biggest' clean energy fund ever at Paris climate talks" GeekWire 11:41 AM
  • "HP Envy 17 #Express Review: Desktop replacement notebook done right, priced higher" The Indian Express 7:45 AM
  • "Asus Transformer Book T100HA review" The Inquirer 7:32 AM
  • "Raspberry Pi's latest computer costs just $5" Engadget 7:22 AM
  • "Samsung Gear VR review (2015): A no-brainer if you own a Samsung phone" Engadget 7:17 AM
  • "Lenovo's astonishing smartphone success in India" ZDNet 7:09 AM
  • "The Target breach, two years later" ZDNet 7:08 AM
  • "TechSG launches as a new resource hub for Singapore's startup ecosystem, but fails to dazzle" VentureBeat 7:05 AM
  • "Running out of Internet addresses: What IPv4 exhaustion means for you" PCWorld 6:59 AM
  • "Black Friday deals: 10 tech doorbusters worth fighting the crowds" PCWorld 6:59 AM
  • "Black Friday deals 2015: PS4, Xbox One, Wii U and more" Polygon 6:56 AM
  • "Samsung to Invest $740 Million in New Biologic Drug Factory" [Paid Membership Required] 6:43 PM
  • "LG to Spend Billions on OLED Displays" PC Magazine 3:42 PM
  • "Lenovo teams with Razer on gaming PCs" Engadget 3:40 PM
Tech Stocks
  • "U.S. stocks pushed by energy shares, pulled by defensive plays: KaloBios jumps as short sellers face squeeze" MarketWatch 6:42 PM
  • "Stocks End Short Session Mixed Ahead of Jobs Week: The turkey has been trussed, roasted and eaten and now investors are turning their attention to the labor market in the coming week." TheStreet 12:30 PM
  • "Stocks end mixed as retailers tally Black Friday, Thanksgiving numbers: Black Friday, the so-called Super Bowl of the retail selling season, is underway, but the stock market was little changed in the holiday-shortened session as investors waited, and waited, for sales results from the kickoff to the holiday shopping season." USA Today 12:28 PM
  • "Wall Street Ends Flat in Holiday-Thinned Trade as Disney Drops: U.S. equity markets were relatively flat as shoppers hit the streets in search of the best day-after-Thanksgiving deals and traders headed home early after the shortened trading session." FOXBusiness 12:27 PM
  • "Dow Ends Slightly Lower in Shortened Session: The Dow industrials ended lower in an abbreviated, post-Thanksgiving session Friday, as Disney and energy-company shares weighed on the index." [Paid Membership Required] 12:27 PM
  • "Chinese shares plunge 5.5% as authorities probe brokers over violations: Chinese authorities' investigations into two major Chinese brokerages over suspected violations drove shares in Shanghai sharply lower Friday." MarketWatch 6:41 AM
  • "European stocks ease off 3-month high but log weekly gain: European stocks slipped Friday, pulling back from three-months highs, as commodity shares bore the brunt of the fallout from a slide in Chinese equities and strengthening in the U.S. dollar." MarketWatch 12:26 PM

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InformationWeek (Checked 9:00 PM; no changes since 12:35 PM CST)
  • "Huawei Mate 8 Is Company's New Flagship Phablet"
  • "Big Data & The Law Of Diminishing Returns"
  • "Data, Lawyers, And IT: How They're Connected"
  • "Can You Trust Your Cloud Vendor's Employees?"
  • "Cyberwar Part 3: Marketing Data Collection Threatens All"
  • "10 Great Tech Gifts For Under $100" ...
New York Times (Updated 9:00 PM CST)
  • "The Serial Swatter"
  • "Black Friday Deal or Dud? How to Shop Smart This Holiday Season"
  • "Video Feature: Replacing the Black Friday Rush With a Few Leisurely Taps"
  • "Road to Robotic Parking IsĀ Littered With Faulty Projects"
  • "Judge Dismisses Yelp Suit Brought by Shareholders"
  • "Allowing Pop-Up Windows From Approved Sites"
  • "Parents Ready for Some Love From Silicon Valley Companies"
  • "Verizon Commercial Suggests a Thanksgiving Without Phones"
  • "Laws Struggle to Keep Up as Hoverboards' Popularity Soars"
  • "Gardening Start-Up in China Chances Upon U.S. Marijuana Market" ...
PC Magazine (Updated 9:00 PM CST)
  • "Microsoft Launches Cortana Beta for iOS"
  • "Cards Against Humanity Fans Buy $50K+ of 'Nothing'"
  • "Instagram Beta Tests Multi-Account Switching on Android"
  • "Lenovo, Razer Team Up for Gaming PCs and Peripherals"
  • "LG to Spend Billions on OLED Displays"
  • "Facebook Offers All Employees 4 Months of Parental Leave"
  • "OnePlus Offers USB-C Cable, Adapter Refunds"
  • "Sony: PlayStation 4 Remote Play Coming to PC, Mac"
  • "Amazon Slashes Prices on Echo, Kindle, Fire for Black Friday"
  • "An Extended Drive With Apple CarPlay" ...
Reuters (Updated 9:00 PM CST)
  • "Facebook makes paid time off for baby leave a global benefit"
  • "Digital toy maker VTech says customer data stolen in breach"
  • "Neiman Marcus website suffers outage on Black Friday: CNBC"
  • "Cymmetria hires former U.S. government cyber official Jim Christy"
  • "Britons head online in hunt for Black Friday bargains"
  • "NSA to shut down bulk phone surveillance program by Sunday"
  • "EU wants to give national privacy regulators more clout in new U.S. data pact"
  • "Yelp prevails in lawsuit over authenticity of its reviews"
  • "Musk's Tesla faces German battle over battery-powered homes"
  • "Microsoft's Gates to start multi-billion-dollar clean tech initiative" ...
ZDNet (Updated 9:00 PM CST)
  • "Five risky consumer behaviors online in Brazil"
  • "5 storage technologies I'm thankful for"
  • "Amazon Black Friday deal: 1 year of Unlimited Amazon Cloud storage for $5 with $50 purchase"
  • "Book review: Network Attacks and Exploitation: A Framework"
  • "Digital impact: Marketing, CRM, and customer experience"
  • "IRISPen Air 7, First Take: A multifunctional handheld scanner"
  • "LG bets on OLED screens, possibly for iPhones, with new $8.67B factory"
  • "Port Fail VPN security flaw exposes your true IP address"

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