"Microsoft's killer Windows 7 patch: Breaks networking, bricks legit 'Not genuine' PCs/Windows sysadmins wake up on Wednesday with an almighty Patch Tuesday headache" ZDNet 7:46 AM
"Microsoft Launches Identity Check to Improve Fraud Detection" eWeek 8:34 AM
"How Microsoft has (so far) avoided tough scrutiny over privacy issues: The 'original gangster of big tech' has managed to dodge the bad headlines and congressional grilling that have ensnared its rivals by anticipating potential concerns and often taking swift action." Fast Company 11:15 AM
"Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography, it suggests it: A TechCrunch-commissioned report finds damning evidence" TechCrunch 12:29 PM
"Microsoft Refuses to Answer Key Questions About Child Porn in Bing's Search Results" Gizmodo 6:03 PM
"Dell on the upgradable Alienware Area 51m laptop, OLED and what's next" Engadget 4:12 PM
"CES 2019: Exciting News from the Dell Launch Event 0" techspective 7:55 AM
"CES 2019 | Dell briefly teases new XPS 13 laptop with Ice Lake at Intel keynote" Notebook Check 7:56 AM
"Dell Shipped Linux On 162 Unique Platforms In Fiscal Year 2019" Forbes 7:56 AM
"Dell and Alienware launch redesigned gaming portfolio" IT-Online 7:56 AM
"HP teams with PayPal for launch of new Engage POS system, eyes SMB market growth: HP said the new Engage One Prime POS system is optimized for SMBs in retail and hospitality." ZDNet 8:20 AM
"HP, Lenovo Resuscitate OLED Laptop Screens at CES: Once nearly extinct, two new 15.6-inch laptops sporting OLED displays were announced at CES this week, offering tantalizing picture quality but also very high prices." PC Magazine 12:05 PM
"IBM Unveils Q System One Quantum Computer" ExtremeTech 8:03 AM
"IBM Makes Major Announcement About Quantum Computing That May Spell Doom For Blockchain Technology" Smartereum 8:03 AM
"Cisco warns: Patch now or risk your security appliance choking on single rogue email/One bad email could crash your Cisco email security appliance and keep it down as it tries to process the same email over and again." ZDNet 7:46 AM
"Oracle takes over AT&T naming rights for San Francisco stadium" Telecompaper 8:08 AM
"Oracle wins naming rights to the San Francisco Giants' stadium, replacing AT&T" CNBC 8:08 AM
"Oracle Grabs San Francisco Ballpark's Naming Rights for 20 Years" Zacks 6:20 PM
"Trade Concerns Hurt 4th Quarter PC Shipments: IDC said that if a trade war 'escalates further, we should expect spillover of the impact to other countries" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:19 PM
"Microsoft updates brick Windows 7 devices" SC Magazine 8:17 PM
"Microsoft launches Xbox Game Pass Quests, giving players the chance to earn rewards for playing" GeekWire 6:02 PM
"Microsoft's Buggy Patch Tuesday Update For Windows 7 Is Labeling Some PCs As Not Genuine" HotHardware 4:05 PM
"What we hope to see in Microsoft's Surface Book 3: I have been a Surface fan since the RT days, and while the Book 1's dual-core processor eventually pushed me off the Surface train, the Book 2's beefy specs brought me back. But I'm still not entirely satisfied." Windows Central 11:14 AM
"Microsoft Azure Cloud & AI Capabilities to Aid LG ADAS Tech" Zacks 8:07 AM
"Microsoft upgrades Teams mobile app to woo frontline workers: With location sharing, a camera module and audio-message sharing functions added to its team collaboration app, Microsoft hopes to draw in 'first-line' staffers" New Zealand Reseller News 8:07 AM
"PCMS to Offer VISION Commerce Suite on Microsoft Azure: PCMS Puts First Point of Sale in the cloud with Microsoft Azure" PRNewswire 8:09 AM
"Dow and S&P 500 exit correction territory as stocks extend winning streak to fifth day: Powell reaffirms Fed's cautious stance on interest rates" MarketWatch 4:06 PM
"Dow Ends in the Green After Falling Triple Digits in Earlier Trading: The Dow climbs back following comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell that the central bank will be 'patient' when it comes to lifting interest rates. The chairman also said he is 'very worried' about the amount of U.S. debt." TheStreet 4:06 PM
"Stocks book 5 straight days of gains, exit correction territory" FOXBusiness 4:06 PM
"U.S. Stocks Regain Ground Despite Concerns About Global Growth: Shares rebound after Powell's remarks reinforce the Fed's willingness to adjust pace of rate increases" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:06 PM
"Asian markets mixed as China inflation data offsets trade-talk hopes: Nikkei slips; indexes in China, Hong Kong recover from early losses" MarketWatch 8:26 AM
"European indexes slump on renewed China slowdown fears" MarketWatch 8:27 AM
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