"Microsoft org shakeups continue as Javier Soltero to leave, Skype and Teams to merge, more" OnMSFT 11:52 AM
"Microsoft's Cortana boss Javier Soltero is leaving the company: Microsoft's head of Cortana is going to depart the company before the year is over, as Microsoft brings more of its research projects into its Experiences and Devices group." ZDNet 11:52 AM
"After eight months as head of Cortana, Javier Soltero is leaving Microsoft" Neowin 11:51 AM
"Microsoft's Cortana boss is reportedly leaving the company: Javier Soltero would exit as the AI assistant's role changes." Engadget 4:49 PM
"Windows 10's first paid-for, Linux-based distro: $20 app out now, says Microsoft/WLinux is a $20 open-source, Debian-based distribution, designed to run on Windows 10's Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)." TechRepublic 11:52 AM
"Microsoft develops flexible AI system that can summarize the news" VentureBeat 11:52 AM
"Microsoft's Bitlocker compromised by bad SSD encryption: It defaults to the (nonexistent) passwords of Samsung and Crucial SSDs." Engadget 8:05 AM
"Linux in Windows 10 October update: This is how we've improved WSL, says Microsoft/Microsoft makes Notepad friendlier for developers working with Linux and Unix line endings." ZDNet 8:05 AM
"Microsoft: We're halting Office 365 email tips plan after user flak/Microsoft reconsiders plan to turn on email tips to Office 365 business users by default." ZDNet 8:06 AM
"Microsoft Windows 10 Spring 2019 Update Takes Shape With Early 19H1 Builds, Windows Hello Redesign" HotHardware 5:11 PM
"Intel Architecture Event Announced: December 11th" AnandTech 8:19 AM
"Intel Architectural Summit Set For Early December: 10nm CPUs, Arctic Sound Gaming GPU Possible Topics" HotHardware 5:11 PM
"Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake CPUs vulnerable to Portsmash side-channel attack: Intel can't seem to catch a break from security woes" The Inquirer 7:58 AM
"Intel promises 48-core Xeons with Cascade Lake architecture coming in 2019: Intel unveils Epyc spoiler ahead of AMD Next Horizon event" Computing 8:19 AM
"Intel unveils new data centre chip line: 48-Core Cascade Lake-AP and the Xeon E-2100 processor are the latest releases from Intel." TechRadar UK 8:19 AM
"Intel's Cascade Lake performance series promises 48-core Xeon processors: A new entry-level Xeon chip also enters the fray" The Inquirer 7:59 AM
"Intel, AMD Competition in Data Center Heating Up Again" eWeek 7:26 PM
"AMD Next Horizon Live Blog: Starts 9am PT / 5pm UTC" AnandTech 8:18 AM
"AMD outlines its future: 7nm GPUs with PCIe 4, Zen 2, Zen 3, Zen 4/AMD is making the most of TSMC's 7nm process advantage over Intel." Ars Technica 6:53 PM
"AMD Unveils Zen 2 EPYC 7nm CPU With 2X Performance Per Socket Gain, Zen 3 Set For 2020 (Updated: Benchmarks)" HotHardware 5:11 PM
"AMD Announces Radeon Instinct MI60: World's First 7nm PCIe 4.0 GPU Shipping Late 2018" HotHardware 5:12 PM
"AMD announces world's first 7nm compute cards, the Radeon Instinct MI50 and MI60" Neowin 5:57 PM
"AMD launches the first 7nm GPUs, but they're not for you: You'll have to wait a while longer for gaming cards." Engadget 5:57 PM
"Nvidia might be killing off the GeForce GTX 1080 TI: The once flagship graphics card looks to be consigned to the knackers yard" The Inquirer 7:58 AM
"HP's Black Friday ad just leaked: Great deals on hot laptops and desktops" BGR 11:26 AM
"How Dell EMC is Leaning on VMware in Hyperconverged Space" eWeek 7:59 AM
"Oracle launches government digital transformation hub in Brasília: The facility is using emerging technologies for projects around security, transport and health." ZDNet 7:57 AM
"Oracle confirms China Telecom internet traffic 'misdirections': Oracle's Internet Intelligence division partially confirms controversial US Naval War College research paper." ZDNet 7:58 AM
"In Google Walkout, Workers Reject Silicon Valley Individualism" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:51 AM
"Dropbox taps third-party apps for file editing on the web: Edit images and PDFs, view CAD files, sign documents and more without leaving Dropbox" Engadget 3:19 PM
"Foxconn says it won't staff Wisconsin plant with workers from China: The company is reportedly finding it difficult to recruit enough personnel." Engadget 2:12 PM
"Mercedes' AI research could mean faster package delivery: Moving on from failure and exploding milk jugs." Engadget 1:24 PM
"A kinder, gentler Linus Torvalds and Linux 4.20: The next release of Linux is on the way, and it comes without fireworks from Linus Torvalds." ZDNet 11:51 AM
"Tim Berners-Lee wants to fix the web, 30 years on: Can a new deal for the web improve the way governments, businesses and citizens operate online?" ZDNet 7:58 AM
"Google and Facebook Join Tim Berners-Lee's 'Contract for the Web'" Fortune 8:17 AM
"Amazon's HQ2? Make That Q for Queens" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:51 AM
"Amazon will reportedly divvy up its second HQ between two different cities" Neowin 8:05 AM
"Google starts rolling out November Android security patches, the last for the Nexus devices" Neowin 7:52 AM
"Google to release fix for users facing memory management flaw in Pixel 3" The Economic Times 8:16 AM
"Madison Avenue's Unequal Fight With Google: As Silicon Valley takes a bigger share of ads, it gets easier for clients to cut out the middlemen" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 8:17 AM
"Children's screen time has little effect on sleep, says study" BBC 8:00 AM
"VMware ramps up VMware Cloud on AWS, updates Cloud Foundation: At VMworld Europe in Barcelona, VMware is announcing updates that further its vision of enabling customers to leverage any cloud, to run applications anywhere and from any device." ZDNet 7:58 AM
"Samsung will show off foldable Galaxy X smartphone to developers this week: Firm will be looking to garner 'critical feedback' ahead of consumer launch" The Inquirer 7:59 AM
"Samsung confirms roll out for the Galaxy J4+ in South Korea on December 12" Neowin 7:52 AM
"Tiny Android, Linux laptop: Cosmo Communicator is also dual-screen phone/The Cosmo Communicator aims to correct the drawbacks of the Psion-inspired Gemini PDA." ZDNet 8:14 AM
"Dell Boomi Enhances its Enterprise iPaaS Portfolio: Dell Boomi Announces New API Gateway and Developer Portal, Self-Service Offering, Blockchain Integration, Data Services for Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Enterprise Innovation Services and Bot SDK" PRNewswire 8:15 AM
"Dell Boomi Reimagines iPaaS with Industry-Leading Intelligence, Blockchain Capabilities: Powered by more than 20TB of data and a new, unmatched user experience journey" PRNewswire 8:15 AM
"Intel's Core i7-8809G - Embedded Multi-Die Interconnect Bridge, 2018 Teardown Report with Comparison of AMD's Radeon Vega Frontier and NVIDIA's Tesla P100" PRNewswire 8:17 AM
"13 Kindle Paperwhite Tips Every Reader Needs to Know: The Kindle Paperwhite is pretty easy to use, but there are a few tricks to get the most out of Amazon's ebook reader. Here's how to enhance your next reading session." PC Magazine 9:07 PM
"Laptop showdown: AMD vs. Intel and AMD vs. Nvidia in Acer's Predator Helios 500/One Laptop. Two epic battles." PCWorld Australia 8:19 AM
"HP Omen Mindframe Headset Review: Totally Cool Cans For Gamers" HotHardware 8:07 AM
"EU approves Disney's purchase of Fox assets, with conditions: Disney will have to offload 'factual' channels." Engadget 7:32 PM
"Precision farming startup Taranis gets $20M Series B for its crop-monitoring tech" TechCrunch 5:13 PM
"VMware Acquires Kubernetes Star Heptio To Drive Cloud- Native Technology: 'We will be tapping into VMware's cloud-native resources and proven ability to execute, amplifying our impact,' says Heptio CEO Craig McLuckie." CRN 8:16 AM
"VMWare acquires Heptio in enterprise Kubernetes adoption push: VMWare hopes the acquisition will speed up the integration of cloud solutions in the enterprise." ZDNet 8:06 AM
"SoftBank touts Saudi-backed Vision Fund as driving profit spike: The company will continue its relationship with Saudi Arabia following the murder of Jamal Khashoggi." ZDNet 7:58 AM
"Aiden.ai raises a $1.6M seed round for its AI marketing analyst" TechCrunch 7:51 AM
"Dow rises 173 points before investors turn attention to midterm election returns" MarketWatch 5:16 PM
"Nasdaq Gains for First Day in Three as U.S. Voters Head to the Polls: The Dow and S&P 500 are posting modest gains on Tuesday as voters head to the polls for the U.S. midterm elections." TheStreet 5:17 PM
"North Korean hackers infiltrate Chile's ATM network after Skype job interview"
"German court dismisses Qualcomm's latest patent case against Apple: Report"
"New Ethereum version postponed after discovery of serious security flaw"
"Dell announces the Inspiron 7000 2-in-1"
"Semiconductor startup Wiliot raises $30 million led by AWS and Samsung"
"Apple quietly adds Smart Battery Case for iPhone XR, iPhone XS to online store"
"NRF 2019 shines spotlight on tech, but the future of retail is still TBD"
"US charges Ukrainian for SEC 2016 hack, others for insider trading"
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