"Microsoft wants its Azure servers to be as durable as tardigrades: Microsoft is working to improve the reliability of its Azure infrastructure on multiple fronts, including via 'Project Tardigrade,' its effort to enable a cloud app to survive platform failure." ZDNet 12:39 PM
"Microsoft Wants To Protect Your Identity With Bitcoin" Wired 6:53 AM
"Microsoft to spend $100 million on Kenya, Nigeria tech development hub" Reuters 8:44 AM
"Microsoft explains its big bet on serverless computing, the next major way that developers are going to write cloud software" [BI Prime] Business Insider 6:52 PM
"Microsoft: Patch Old Windows Systems or Risk Computer Worm" PC Magazine 9:23 PM
"Windows 10 gets Arch Linux, one of the trickiest distros around" TechRadar UK 8:45 AM
"HP's new OMEN X 2S 15 has two screens, RTX graphics, and more" Neowin 6:39 AM
"HP's Omen X 2S Gaming Laptop Has Customizable Second Screen to Help Up Your Game" Gizmodo 6:40 AM
"HP's Omen X 2s is a dual-screen gaming laptop: Browse messages, monitor performance and watch streaming videos." Engadget 6:40 AM
"HP Omen 15 and 17 updated with 9th Gen Intel chips, GeForce RTX graphics: Say hello to more power in a thinner package." Windows Central 6:51 AM
"HP Pavilion Gaming 15 laptop continues to blend work and play: And it's bringing a 17-inch model and a gaming mouse and mousepad along for the ride, too." CNET 6:50 AM
"Intel CPUs impacted by new Zombieload side-channel attack: Researchers, academics detail new Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) attacks." ZDNet 12:39 PM
"New speculative execution bug leaks data from Intel chips' internal buffers: Intel-specific vulnerability was found by researchers both inside and outside the company." Ars Technica 1:16 PM
"Intel May Move Optane Production to China, No Plans to Boost NAND" ExtremeTech 6:53 AM
"Intel puts customers first as chip supply tightens: It's hard to find the logic behind Bob Swan's plan to improve supply lines, says Billy MacInnes" Tech Central 6:51 AM
"Intel Xeon trumps Nvidia's Tesla with new AI image classification record: Such a step could lead to smarter tech for us plebs" The Inquirer 7:59 AM
"IBM's AI performs state-of-the-art broadcast news captioning" VentureBeat 12:57 PM
"Lenovo has made a foldable ThinkPad PC because, er, reasons: The folding screen looks good but we're not sure who'll buy it yet" The Inquirer 6:40 AM
"Lenovo's intros biz-focused ThinkBooks and Core i9 ThinkPad X1 Extreme: Sorry cam girls and boys, these aren't the laptops for you" The Inquirer 6:40 AM
"With ThinkBook laptops, Lenovo hopes to catch eye of millennial workforce: The kid siblings of buttoned-down ThinkPads, the new notebooks emphasize style to attract younger workers in small- and medium-sized business." ZDNet 6:29 AM
"Oracle claims that Amazon tried to woo Pentagon officials with 'undisclosed employment and bonus offers' to win a $10 billion cloud contract, but Amazon says it's a 'desperate attempt to smear the company'" [BI Prime] Business Insider 2:30 PM
"How to fix Open File - Security Warning for all files on Windows 10" AddictiveTips 7:14 PM
"How much open source is too much when it's in Microsoft's clutches? Eclipse Foundation boss sounds a note of alarm: 'Wouldn't it be ironic if all paths used by open-source developers lead to Microsoft?'" The Register 6:54 AM
"New builds, new Edge and some old friends: Everything that wasn't Azure from Microsoft's week that was/Yep, PowerToys is back ... well, the open-sourcey reboot is, anyway" The Register 7:07 AM
"How to manage monitor resolutions on Linux" AddictiveTips 1:13 PM
"OnePlus 7 Pro review: Not a flagship killer, but a killer flagship" The Inquirer 11:19 AM
"Most Americans Neglect Cyber Security Basics (Especially Mississippians): On average, Americans scored 60 percent, or a D rating, on Webroot's 'cyber hygiene' test. Those from Mississippi, Louisiana, and California scored the lowest." PC Magazine 7:13 AM
"US stocks higher after big sell-off: U.S. stocks rose Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average surging more than 300 points, after major averages the day before plunged more than 2 percent in what was the worst start to May since 1970." FOXBusiness 4:07 PM
"U.S. Stocks Rise as Investors Await Trade Progress: U.S. stocks rose Tuesday after President Trump further signaled that U.S. and Chinese officials could still strike a trade deal, alleviating some of the pressure that had knocked down major indexes in recent sessions." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:07 PM
"Asia stocks sink at Tuesday's open but quickly bounce off lows as U.S.-China tiff unsettles markets" MarketWatch 7:06 AM
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