Monthly archive July, 2016

Microsoft Cuts 2,850 Staff As Windows Phone Runs Out Of Charge

Microsoft Cuts 2,850 Staff As Windows Phone Runs Out Of Charge
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So it probably came as no surprise that when Microsoft announced they were leaving the smart phone business earlier... Read More →

Apple Shifts To Self-Driving Car Software

Apple Shifts To Self-Driving Car Software
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In the tech industry, companies that have survived for the long haul have done so by adapting to changing markets and... Read More →

The Clock’s Ticking On A Free Windows 10 Upgrade

The Clock’s Ticking On A Free Windows 10 Upgrade
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If you're one of the many people who shunned the new Windows 10 operating system when the early negatives came out,... Read More →

Moore’s Law Soon To Be Given Last Rites

Moore’s Law Soon To Be Given Last Rites
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Moore’s Law, one of the most prescient observations made about the increasing power of computer processors that has... Read More →

Blocking FOIA With Bad Technology

Blocking FOIA With Bad Technology
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There's an interesting law on the books called the Freedom of Information Act, and it just celebrated its fiftieth... Read More →

Yahoo Sold To Verizon…

Yahoo Sold To Verizon…
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...And Yahoo Becomes Just Another Footnote In The History Of The World Wide Web. Yes that’s right, Yahoo, the once... Read More →

US Navy Sued For Software Piracy

US Navy Sued For Software Piracy
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While the irony isn't lost on most people, the only humor in this story is that it's a well-known and widely respected... Read More →

isoHunt Agrees $66,000,000 Settlement With Canadian Music Industry

isoHunt Agrees $66,000,000 Settlement With Canadian Music Industry
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Deal also ends ‘iconic’ file sharing website’s last legal battle… Gary Fung, the man who launched isoHunt back... Read More →

Software Update For NASA’s Mars Rover

Software Update For NASA’s Mars Rover
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NASA has been hard at work on a space program initiative involving Mars exploration literally for decades. From... Read More →

Microsoft Threatened By French Watchdog

Microsoft Threatened By French Watchdog
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Microsoft risks fines unless it complies with a three-month ultimatum from France’s data privacy watchdog, CNIL, to... Read More →

App Developers Can Now Create For Ford Cars

App Developers Can Now Create For Ford Cars
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In a market where automotive software can be very hush-hush, Ford has released a new desktop tool that will help app... Read More →

Mozilla To Block Flash From August

Mozilla To Block Flash From August
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Mozilla will block Flash in Firefox starting next month Mozilla is helping to hammer another nail in the coffin of... Read More →

Data Mining Social Media For Science

Data Mining Social Media For Science
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What do whale sharks, NASA's Hubble Telescope, and your vacation videos have in common? Plenty, according to a report... Read More →

Ukrainian Kickass Torrents Creator Arrested

Ukrainian Kickass Torrents Creator Arrested
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US authorities have arrested the alleged Ukrainian mastermind thought to be behind the illegal Kickass torrent file... Read More →

If Only Melania Trump Had Used TurnItIn…

If Only Melania Trump Had Used TurnItIn…
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The internet is all a-buzz with the latest scandal to involve the ever-entertaining Donald Trump presidential campaign,... Read More →

HTTPoxy: 15-Year-Old Security Flaw Is Back To Menace Websites Again  

HTTPoxy: 15-Year-Old Security Flaw Is Back To Menace Websites Again  
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Although really it never actually went anywhere because most people never fixed it because they didn't know it was a... Read More →

Yahoo Decline Slows As Latest Financials Released But Oblivion Still Looms

Yahoo Decline Slows As Latest Financials Released But Oblivion Still Looms
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Yahoo, a once Titan of the World Wide Web had only surprise in its latest quarterly release last week, and that was... Read More →

A New Boost To Adobe Creative Cloud

A New Boost To Adobe Creative Cloud
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One of the mainstays in any graphic artist's toolbox is the Adobe family of products. But where artists, designers, and... Read More →