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Computer Industry
  • "Nokia collaborates with Microsoft to offer a real-time translation service" Neowin 9:03 AM
  • "Cray is bringing its supercomputers to Microsoft Azure" TechCrunch 12:43 PM
  • "Microsoft And Cray Form Alliance To Bring Supercomputing To The Azure Cloud" Forbes 12:43 PM
  • "Microsoft's cloud taps into Cray's supercomputers" Seattle Times 9:03 AM
  • "Microsoft's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update rollout: A progress report" ZDNet 11:42 AM
  • "Windows 10 Fall Creators Update warning - Avoid latest download if you have these laptops" Express UK 9:02 AM
  • "Windows 10 Fall Creators Update causes certain apps to disappear, Microsoft offers workaround" MSPoweruser 9:01 AM
  • "Windows 10's 'Controlled Folder Access' Anti-Ransomware Feature Is Now Live" Bleeping Computer 8:56 AM
  • "Windows 10 Fall Creators Update hit by bug that causes apps to 'disappear'" TechRadar UK 8:53 AM
  • "Microsoft & Blackbaud expand digital partnership to better support non-profits" Fund Raising 8:53 AM
  • "IBM casts Watson as the brains behind IoT" Network World 12:41 PM
  • "Enterprise Metadata Management Market 2017: Global Analysis by Key Players – Adaptive, IBM, ASG Technologies, Cambridge Semantics, Informatica" Industry Today 8:46 AM
  • "IBM has just achieved an 'impossible' step in quantum computing" Alphr 8:46 AM
  • "Down, Down, Up for IBM -- Jim Cramer's Top Thoughts" TheStreet 8:46 AM
  • "HP's Z VR Backpack G1 Packs Great Power In A Small Package" Tom's Hardware 12:40 PM
  • "Better Security Techniques Leave Passwords In The Dust" Forbes 12:39 PM
  • "Intel invests $60m into 15 tech startups" IT PRO 8:42 AM
  • "Intel/Saffron AI Plan Sidesteps Deep Learning" EE Times 8:41 AM
  • "AMD shares to plunge more than 60% because of Intel's new chips, Citi predicts" CNBC 8:40 AM
  • "AMD Consistently Rewards Short Play off Earnings-Driven After-Hours Moves" Nasdaq 8:40 AM
  • "Taiwan OSAT firms busy packaging AMD GPUs for new iMacs" DigiTimes 8:39 AM
  • "IDC & Oracle to Host Exclusive Roundtable for Banking Executives in Beirut" IDC 8:36 AM
  • "Cisco to acquire cloud communications company Broadsoft for $1.9 billion" VentureBeat 11:40 AM
  • "Cisco to buy BroadSoft in $1.9 billion deal" Reuters 7:32 AM
  • "Cisco Poised to Acquire BroadSoft – Report" Light Reading 8:35 AM
  • "Cisco on verge of near-$2bn acquisition - reports" CRN UK 8:35 AM
  • "Cisco to buy BroadSoft in $1.9-billion deal" The Globe and Mail [Free Registration Required] 8:35 AM
  • "Cisco snaps up machine learning startup Perspica" IT PRO 8:34 AM
General Interest
  • "Look out Amazon Echo — Google could be releasing a touchscreen competitor" Digital Trends 2:42 PM
  • "Google officially introduces Data Loss Prevention API" BetaNews 11:44 AM
  • "Google makes it easier for businesses to take online bookings" BetaNews 11:44 AM
  • "Touchscreen Google Home device evidence spied in official app code" TechCrunch 11:34 AM
  • "Reserve with Google booking service to open beyond the U.S. and include restaurants" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
  • "Google Home touchscreen device spotted in official app code" The Verge 8:02 AM
  • "Google: This surge in Chrome HTTPS traffic shows how much safer you now are online" ZDNet 7:29 AM
  • "'Pay with Google' speeds up online payments for Android users" BetaNews 8:10 AM
  • "Google's new payment service speeds up mobile checkouts on Android" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
  • "'Pay with Google' arrives to speed up checkout" The Verge 8:02 AM
  • "'Pay with Google' goes live, allowing mobile users to pay with any card on file, not just those in Android Pay" TechCrunch 7:58 AM
  • "Google looks into reports of Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in problems" Engadget 8:17 AM
  • "Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Review – Can't Get Much Better" Android Headlines 12:27 PM
  • "Pixel XL 2 screen burn-in: Google investigates this latest display issue" ZDNet 7:31 AM
  • "Android is getting a feature that encrypts website name requests" Engadget 8:16 AM
  • "It's been 10 years since Microsoft invested in Facebook — now Facebook is almost worth as much as Microsoft" Recode 8:57 AM
  • "Amazon's 'Pilot Season' returns November 10th" Engadget 12:20 PM
  • "Amazon to open visually focused AI research hub in Germany" TechCrunch 11:29 AM
  • "Amazon to invest $1.5 million as part of AI collaboration with Germany's Max Planck Society" VentureBeat 8:06 AM
  • "Amazon backs German artificial intelligence research hub" Reuters 7:33 AM
  • "Report: Tesla to Build Factory in China" PC Magazine 7:34 AM
  • "Kaspersky hopes independent review will restore trust in its software" Engadget 12:23 PM
  • "Kaspersky's new 'global transparency initiative' aims to rebuild trust by submitting source code for review" BetaNews 8:10 AM
  • "Kaspersky fights spying claims with code review plan" TechCrunch 7:58 AM
  • "Kaspersky Lab to open software to review, says nothing to hide" Reuters 7:33 AM
  • "PayPal launches a payments product designed for marketplaces, platforms and crowdfunding sites" TechCrunch 11:33 AM
  • "Keep installed software up-to-date with Avira Software Updater" BetaNews 8:10 AM
  • "Netflix will raise $1.6 billion in debt to fund new content and other 'strategic transactions'" VentureBeat 11:41 AM
  • "CBS renews 'Star Trek: Discovery' for a second season" TechCrunch 11:32 AM
  • "TiVo's upcoming DVR, the TiVo BOLT VOX, will include voice support" TechCrunch 11:30 AM
  • "Intuit's Turbo wants to help you better understand your financial health" TechCrunch 7:57 AM
  • "Brinno SHC500 Peephole Camera review: Peep your porch with this hidden camera" TechHive 8:04 AM
  • "Sony WH-1000XM2 noise-cancelling headphone review: These high-tech cans put Bose on notice" TechHive 8:04 AM
  • "Focal Clear Review: Headphones For The Stylish Audiophile" The Verge 8:00 AM
  • "HTC U11 Plus leak shows display with far smaller bezels" The Verge 11:37 AM
  • "Essential Phone was destined to fail -- will a $200 price cut save it?" BetaNews 11:44 AM
  • "Essential Phone review: Lovely titanium and ceramic with potential for greatness" ZDNet 7:30 AM
  • "Essential Phone price slashed $200 after two months" ZDNet 7:30 AM
  • "Unreleased Super NES game to come packed with every Analogue Super Nt" Ars Technica 12:28 PM
  • "Nintendo's next Direct is all about 'Animal Crossing' on your phone" Engadget 12:19 PM
  • "Analogue's Super Nt comes with two SNES games, including a 'Director's Cut'" TechCrunch 11:31 AM
  • "The US is getting a SNES-themed new 3DS XL too" Engadget 8:16 AM
  • "A SNES-styled 3DS XL is coming to the US" The Verge 8:02 AM
  • "Lyft hires Katie Dill as VP of Design" TechCrunch 11:35 AM
Press Releases
  • "Cisco Announces Agreement to Acquire BroadSoft, a Leader in Cloud Calling and Contact Center Solutions" Cisco 1:14 PM
  • "SmartRG® Unveils New Flagship Gigabit Broadband Access Gateway Based on Intel Technology" Business Wire 8:42 AM
  • "Equinix to Launch Direct Access to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in 16 Additional Markets" PRNewswire 8:36 AM
  • "Cloud Communications Critical to Delivering Stellar Customer Experiences and Growth, but Many Companies Behind the Deployment Curve" Oracle 1:14 PM
  • "How to re-add missing apps to the Start menu in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update" Windows Central 2:28 PM
  • "Microsoft's Learning Tools for students heads to Word on iPad" Engadget 12:19 PM
  • "How to fix missing apps after installing Windows 10 Fall Creators Update" BetaNews 11:45 AM
  • "Halo 3 and other Xbox 360 games are being enhanced for Xbox One X" The Verge 11:37 AM
  • "Backwards-compatible original Xbox games appear online | Trusted Reviews" TrustedReviews 9:04 AM
  • "Microsoft To-Do begins General Availability rollout to all Office 365 users" OnMSFT 9:04 AM
  • "Microsoft Is Bringing Back The Iconic IntelliMouse" Oh Gizmo! 9:03 AM
  • "Windows 10: The best tricks, tips, and tweaks" PCWorld 9:03 AM
  • "Microsoft: What went wrong with Halo: The Master Chief Collection (and what's in store)" Thumbsticks 9:02 AM
  • "Windows 10 Still Offered as Free Upgrade After Fall Creators Update Launch" Softpedia 9:01 AM
  • "Troubleshooting a Windows 10 update that seems stuck" Denver Post 9:01 AM
  • "Microsoft tears into Chrome security as patching feud continues" Sophos 9:00 AM
  • "How to limit Windows Update bandwidth on the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update" Windows Central 9:00 AM
  • "Microsoft's Surface Pro LTE might not emerge until spring 2018" TechRadar UK 8:59 AM
  • "Microsoft Released Tool to Keep Eligible Windows Phones up to Date" FARS News Agency 8:59 AM
  • "Microsoft Releases Windows Phone Update Tool, All Five Users Over the Moon" Softpedia 8:56 AM
  • "Microsoft Premieres Xbox One X TV Commercial: 'Feel True Power'" WCCFTech 8:58 AM
  • "Microsoft releases Xbox One X 'Feel True Power' promo video" God Is A Geek 8:55 AM
  • "ASUS VivoBook E203 Windows 10 S Laptop Now Available for $229" CDR Info 8:54 AM
  • "Twitch vs YouTube Gaming vs Microsoft Mixer: which streaming service is for you?" TechRadar UK 8:53 AM
  • "Original Xbox backward compatibility games start appearing in Microsoft's store" The Verge 8:01 AM
  • "Dutch cyclists can ride over a 3D-printed bridge" Engadget 8:15 AM
  • "France and China will study ocean-based climate change next year" Engadget 8:14 AM
  • "Reviews: Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 Review" TechSpot 8:43 AM
  • "15 video conferencing products that are enterprise-ready" Computerworld 8:11 AM
  • "Hackers target security researchers with malware-laden document" ZDNet 7:30 AM
  • "Nested raises another £36M to help you buy a new house before you sell your old one" TechCrunch 11:34 AM
  • "Singapore-based Zuzu gets $2M seed to help small hotels compete with big chains" TechCrunch 11:31 AM
  • "ActionIQ raises $30 million from Andreessen Horowitz for marketing activation platform" VentureBeat 8:06 AM
  • "Countingup, a startup from founder of Clear Books, raises $750K to merge banking and accounting" TechCrunch 7:58 AM
  • "Zero raises $8.5 million for a credit card that functions like a debit card" TechCrunch 7:57 AM
  • "ActionIQ nabs $30M led by A16Z to bring big data targeting to marketers" TechCrunch 7:56 AM
Tech Stocks
  • "S&P 500, Nasdaq struggle to remain in record territory: Seagate Technology surges after profits" MarketWatch 1:17 PM
  • "Dow Fluctuates as GE's Slump Threatens to End Blue-Chip Index's Record Run: A selloff in General Electric shares hits the Dow and threatens to snap the index's five-day streak of record closes." TheStreet 1:17 PM
  • "US stocks decline, with GE pulling industrial companies down" Associated Press 1:17 PM
  • "Stocks Little Changed to Start the Week: Markets look to European Central Bank meeting later this week for hints on bond-buying program" [Paid Membership Required] 11:36 AM
  • "Japan's Nikkei rises for a 15th straight session after Abe's election win: His victory spurs hopes of continued market-friendly monetary policies and economic reforms" MarketWatch 8:55 AM
  • "Spanish stocks end lower as Catalan standoff continues: Spanish stocks fell Monday as the political standoff between Madrid and the Catalan region wore on, but a drop in the euro appeared to provide a lift to other European markets." MarketWatch 11:11 AM

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InformationWeek (Checked 2:15 PM; no changes since 11:25 AM CDT)
  • "IT, OT, IoT: Does Hitachi Have a Dictionary for This Alphabet Soup?"
  • "CIOs Pay a Price When Change is in the Air"
  • "Welcome to the Analytics Economy"
New York Times (Updated 2:15 PM CDT)
  • "Reading This While Walking? In Honolulu, It Could Cost You"
  • "B Capital Hires Howard L. Morgan as Its New Chairman"
PC Magazine (Updated 2:15 PM CDT)
  • "Kaspersky Fights Spying Claims With Independent Code Review"
  • "The 10 Most Pirated Movies"
  • "22 Streaming Horror Movies for a Truly Creepy Halloween"
  • "Essential Phone Gets $100 Price Cut"
  • "Save Big on 15.6-Inch Dell Inspiron 15 5000 Laptop"
  • "Don't Try to Crowdfund Porn on Patreon"
  • "Nioh: Complete Edition Won't Use Denuvo DRM on PC"
  • "Pay With Google Offers Easy Checkout on Apps, Websites"
  • "Report: Tesla to Build Factory in China"
  • "Internet Cabling Can Double as an Earthquake Detection System" ...
Reuters (Updated 2:15 PM CDT)
  • "Amazon receives 238 proposals for its second headquarters"
  • "Factbox: Amazon's second headquarters project attracts 238 bids"
  • "Iphone X demand will be substantial, but not exceptional: survey"
  • "Cisco buys BroadSoft for $1.71 bln in software push"
  • "Ex-U.S. spy chiefs urge Congress to renew internet surveillance law"
  • "Apple, Samsung face new iPhone damages trial: U.S. judge"
  • "JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account app"
  • "BofA fortifies online banking with new security layer"
  • "Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal optimistic about Twitter investment: CNBC"
  • "Bitcoin is 'Enron in the making', Saudi Prince Alwaleed says"
ZDNet (Updated 2:20 PM CDT)
  • "Open-sourcing data will make big data bigger than ever"
  • "Apple quietly kills off 256-gigabyte iPhone 7"
  • "Touchscreen Google Home existence hinted within code"
  • "Which trends will be hot for marketers this holiday season?"
  • "Preventing Data Leakage, Protecting Your Business Infographic"
  • "Apple COO Jeff Williams: Mobile is a major AI platform"
  • "Adobe updates Experience Manager for fast, multi-channel content delivery"
  • "Apple, Samsung headed back to trial over iPhone damages"

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