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  • "Satya Nadella Promises Microsoft's Support for Indonesian Developers" Jakarta Globe 8:24 AM
  • "ACLU Files To Join Microsoft Lawsuit Against DOJ Over Data Requests And Gag Orders" Tech Times 8:45 AM
  • "Microsoft and Facebook want to speed up the Web with a 160 Tbps transatlantic cable" The Next Web 8:43 AM
  • "Facebook and Microsoft team up to build undersea internet cable over 4,000 miles long" The Independent 8:27 AM
  • "Microsoft and Facebook building world's highest-capacity undersea cable" The Inquirer 8:17 AM
  • "Microsoft and Facebook to lay a huge subsea cable across the Atlantic" Gizmag 8:16 AM
  • "Microsoft and Facebook to build a high-speed underwater cable connecting the U.S. to Europe" Mashable 8:13 AM
  • "Microsoft, Facebook to build Atlantic cable" Telecompaper 8:09 AM
  • "Microsoft And Facebook Join Hands For Undersea Cable" Techtree 8:06 AM
  • "Windows 10 Build 1607 Shows Up in Microsoft Docs, Likely to Be Redstone 'RTM'" Softpedia 8:30 AM
  • "New Windows 10 beta build 14352 holds a few pleasant surprises" InfoWorld 8:46 AM
  • "Microsoft is now previewing Hyper-V Containers on Windows 10 with build 14352" WinBeta 8:16 AM
  • "HP just officially made backpack VR computers a trend" The Verge 7:58 AM
  • "HP has a backpack for VR coming, and it's equal parts cool and stupid" The Next Web 7:57 AM
  • "HP Wows with Omen X VR Backpack Concept" Tom's Guide 7:56 AM
  • "Strap a VR rig to your back with HP's Omen X VR PC Pack concept" CNET 7:56 AM
  • "HP announces a backpack PC for VR gaming you can strap to your back" Windows Central 7:55 AM
  • "HP and MSI's backpacks put a new spin on VR" TechRadar UK 7:54 AM
  • "The Full Nerd Episode 1: Intel's Skull Canyon NUC and GeForce GTX 1070 vs. GTX 1080" PCWorld 7:39 AM
  • "Intel's buys Itseez to give autonomous cars 20:20 vision" SiliconRepublic 7:48 AM
  • "Intel buys into machine learning and IoT with Itseez acquisition |" Telecoms 7:40 AM
  • "Intel Diving Deeper Into IoT And Self-Driving Cars With Itseez Computer Vision Startup Acquisition" Tech Times 7:39 AM
  • "Intel acquires computer vision firm Itseez for IoT and automated car tech" V3 7:38 AM
  • "We see what you're up to, Intel, with your eye-o-tee vision" The Register 7:37 AM
  • "Amd Discloses Impressive Zen Performance" VR World 7:34 AM
  • "Cisco WebEx Meeting Center Lets Remote Users Determine Valid Usernames on the Target System" Security Tracker 7:30 AM
General Interest
  • "Google goes after Microsoft, Tableau, and others with a new free analytics tool" InfoWorld 8:45 AM
Press Releases
  • "Microsoft Could Unveil The Xbox TV At E3 2016: Report" Tech Times 8:48 AM
  • "Can Apple, Microsoft, Amazon or Google Delete Bitcoin From Your Computer?" The Cointelegraph 8:44 AM
  • "Microsoft's Cortana is now your personal DJ and cooking assistant" Digital Journal 8:43 AM
  • "Microsoft Protects You From Yourself, Outright Bans Worst Passwords" Consumerist 8:46 AM
  • "Microsoft Will Now Ban You From Using A Password If It Thinks It's Too Easy" Huffington Post UK 8:42 AM
  • "Microsoft Tweaks 'Get Windows 10' App to Show Another Prompt Before Upgrade" Softpedia 8:42 AM
  • "Dedupe, dedupe, dedupe dedupe dedupe... Who snuck in to attack Microsoft Edge?" The Register 8:42 AM
  • "Microsoft's Larry Hryb gives a sneak peek at Fallout 4 mods on Xbox One" Windows Central 8:40 AM
  • "Microsoft to Launch Office Online Extension for Edge Browser" Softpedia 8:31 AM
  • "Windows 10's new Limited Periodic Scanning mode will keep your PC extra safe from malware -- here's how to use it" BetaNews 8:29 AM
  • "How to stop Windows 10 from using YOUR computer for file-sharing" Express UK 8:20 AM
  • "Microsoft Shines Light On Hololens" EE Times 8:17 AM
  • "Microsoft shares new Windows Store insights, touts 6.5 billion visits" Neowin 8:14 AM
  • "Microsoft's sudden upgrade push to Windows 10, irritates Chinese users" The Economic Times 8:15 AM
  • "Chinese users criticise Microsoft's push for Windows 10 upgrade - Xinhua" Reuters 8:09 AM
  • "Microsoft develops full version of its Remote Desktop Universal app for Windows 10" Neowin 8:09 AM
  • "Windows 10 Limited Periodic Scanning explained" gHacks 8:08 AM
  • "Microsoft talk E3 surprises as new Xbox One reports surface for Scorpio project" Express UK 8:07 AM
  • "With Surface in mind, Microsoft sells feature phone biz, kills Lumia" Emirates 24/7 8:05 AM
  • "Microsoft offers big discounts on apps, games, music and movies during summer celebration" Neowin 8:04 AM
  • "China Turns Against Microsoft for Forcing Users to Install Windows 10" Softpedia 8:43 AM
  • "Chinese backlash over Windows 10 upgrade push" BBC 8:33 AM
  • "Microsoft under fire in Finland after latest jobs cull – report" Mobile World Live 8:31 AM
  • "Finland accuses Microsoft of 'broken promises' after Nokia deal" Telegraph 8:30 AM
  • "Finnish Govt Disappointed with Microsoft's Job Cuts, Says They Impact Economy" Softpedia 8:17 AM
Tech Stocks
  • "Caution puts lid on U.S. stock futures ahead of Yellen speech: U.S. stock futures inched higher on Friday, with investors hesitant to make major moves ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen and a long holiday weekend." MarketWatch 7:22 AM
  • "Stock Futures Edge Higher Ahead of GDP Revisions: Stock futures edged higher on Friday morning ahead of the first revision to first-quarter economic growth estimates." TheStreet 7:21 AM
  • "Stocks: 4 things to know before the open/The markets look tame right now, but they may not stay that way." CNNMoney 7:21 AM
  • "9 'ninja' stocks spring out of the shadows: The stock market's stealth rally has caught many investors off guard - especially with some ninja stocks hardly anyone could've known were ready to spring." USA Today 7:16 AM
  • "Piecing Together the Economic-Growth Puzzle: January 2016 saw the worst start to a new year ever in the markets, but recent economic data have shown just how resilient the world's biggest economy has been." FOXBusiness 7:11 AM
  • "Oil Prices Poised to Hit Sweet Spot: On Thursday oil prices rose above $50 a barrel, putting crude back within a range between $50 and $60 in which almost everybody benefits, economists and investors say." [Paid Membership Required] 7:07 AM
  • "Asian shares log third straight week of gains: Financial stocks rose across Asia on Friday ahead of expected comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, while an oil-led rally in Australia helped the market notch its seventh straight week of gains." MarketWatch 7:07 AM
  • "European stocks edge lower with Yellen speech ahead: European stocks slipped Friday, as investors waited for a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen that could indicate whether an interest rate rise is imminent." MarketWatch 7:06 AM

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InformationWeek (Updated 10:50 AM CDT)
  • "Intel Acquires IoT, Autonomous Vehicle Specialist Itseez"
  • "HPE Spins Off Services As Tech Giants Slim Down"
  • "Microsoft, Facebook Team Up To Build Cross-Atlantic Cable"
  • "Google Beats Oracle In Long-Running Java Copyright Case"
  • "11 Books To Help CIOs Become Better Leaders" ...
New York Times (Updated 10:50 AM CDT)
  • "Google Prevails as Jury Rebuffs Oracle in Code Copyright Case"
  • "Nick Denton, Gawker Founder, Assails Peter Thiel as 'Vindictive' Foe"
  • "Thiel-Gawker Fight Raises Concerns About Press Freedom"
  • "Revenge and the Future of Media Finances"
  • "Thiel-Gawker Fight Raises Concerns About Press Freedom"
  • "Behind the Scenes, Billionaires' Growing Control of News"
  • "Fixing Microsoft Office for Mac Update Errors"
  • "Google Bests Oracle in Court, but the Fight Isn't Over"
  • "Putting Love to the Stress Test"
  • "How Many Hours Does an iPhone Cost?"
  • "North Korea Linked to Digital Attacks on Global Banks"
  • "A 32-Hour Webcast of Norwegians Reading the Fine Print"
PC Magazine (Updated 10:50 AM CDT)
  • "Fight Crime With the Batman-Themed Galaxy S7 Edge"
  • "Acer Teases Affordable Switch 2-in-1s"
  • "Bezos's Blue Origin to Intentionally Sabotage Next Mission"
  • "Register Your Own .Game Domain"
  • "ACLU: The Feds Need to Stop Being So Secretive"
  • "ForcePhone Brings 3D Touch-Like Tech to All Phones" ...
Reuters (Updated 10:50 AM CDT)
  • "Germany monitoring Chinese takeovers to ensure no loss of technology: source"
  • "Kuka's CEO says Chinese bidder could be a growth driver"
  • "India's Tata Group enters ecommerce market with apparel and electronics website"
  • "Facebook expands ads on third-party apps, websites to beyond users"
  • "Vietnam restricted access to Facebook during Obama visit: activists"
  • "Cyber firms say Bangladesh hackers have attacked other Asian banks"
  • "Daimler invests 3 billion euro in clean diesel technology"
  • "Push for encryption law falters despite Apple case spotlight"
  • "Chinese users criticize Microsoft's push for Windows 10 upgrade: Xinhua"
ZDNet (Updated 10:50 AM CDT)
  • "Apple patent points to Minority Report-style system operation"
  • "Why Amazon is the king of innovation: Online retail mastery"
  • "Facebook adverts will soon follow you across the web"
  • "Three reasons why AI is taking off right now (and what you need to do about it)"
  • "Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 14, First Take: Windows 10 on a shoestring"
  • "Sun, sea, and open source: How Spain's Balearic islands are trying to turn into a tech paradise"
  • "Google's victory over Oracle: A win for developers"
  • "NetApp preps new ONTAP storage OS to support 15TB solid state drives"

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