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  1. Europe's greenest supercomputer: Why energy-efficient HPC is on the riseSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:25 AM
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    ZDNet

    MareNostrum 4 Power9 is Europe's greenest supercomputer but it has nothing to do with being situated in a 19th-century church.

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  2. Android spyware in development plunders WhatsApp data, private conversationsSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:07 AM
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    ZDNet

    The malware's code hosts a variety of surveillance functions and is available to the public.

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  3. What’s new in Google’s Android Studio 3.2September 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    Android Studio 3.2 Canary, which Google recommends as the IDE for building Android 9 Pie applications and Android App Bundles, is now generally available. A beta version had been released in May 2018.With Version 3.2, developers are encouraged to move to the Android App Bundle publishing format, which offers a smaller package size and saves developers from having to refactor code.[ What is Kotlin? The Java alternative explained. | There’s more than one way to build a mobile app. See 25 simple ...[more]

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  4. The best open source software for software developmentSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    The best open source software for software developmentImage by IDGSmart contracts, decentralized apps, smaller frameworks, new approaches to numerical computing and low-level code—the software development landscape never stops shifting. Our 2018 Bossie Award winners in software development are the languages, frameworks, and tools that are changing how applications get built.To read this article in full, please click here

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  5. The best open source software for data storage and analyticsSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    The best open source software for data storage and analyticsImage by IDGNothing is bigger these days than data, data, data. We have more data than ever before, and we have more ways to store and analyze it—SQL databases, NoSQL databases, distributed OLTP databases, distributed OLAP platforms, distributed hybrid OLTP/OLAP platforms. Our 2018 Bossie winners in databases and data analytics platforms include innovators in stream processing as well.To read this article in full, please click here

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  6. The best open source software for data storage and analyticsSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
    Source:
    Info World

    The best open source software for data storage and analyticsImage by IDGNothing is bigger these days than data, data, data. We have more data than ever before, and we have more ways to store and analyze it—SQL databases, NoSQL databases, distributed OLTP databases, distributed OLAP platforms, distributed hybrid OLTP/OLAP platforms. Our 2018 Bossie winners in databases and data analytics platforms include innovators in stream processing as well.To read this article in full, please click here

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  7. Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software AwardsSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    Remember Snort? Or Asterisk? Or Jaspersoft or Zimbra? Heck, you might still be using them. All of these open source champions—InfoWorld Best of Open Source Software Award winners 10 years ago—are still going strong. And why not? They’re still perfectly useful.Ten years ago these tools were among the best answers to pressing needs in the enterprise network—for intrusion detection, call management, reporting, and collaboration. But looking back on them now, you can’t help but think, “W...[more]

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  8. The best open source software for cloud computingSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    The best open source software for cloud computingImage by IDGThe question used to be, “What container orchestration platform are you using?” Now the question is, “So, how are you running Kubernetes?” The past year has seen Kubernetes continue its domination, with managed “K8s” clusters being offered by all three major cloud providers, and lots of innovation happening in the surrounding ecosystem. Our 2018 Bossie winners in cloud computing are ushering in the new era of cloud-native a...[more]

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  9. Bossies 2018: The Best of Open Source Software AwardsSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
    Source:
    Info World

    Remember Snort? Or Asterisk? Or Jaspersoft or Zimbra? Heck, you might still be using them. All of these open source champions—InfoWorld Best of Open Source Software Award winners 10 years ago—are still going strong. And why not? They’re still perfectly useful.Ten years ago these tools were among the best answers to pressing needs in the enterprise network—for intrusion detection, call management, reporting, and collaboration. But looking back on them now, you can’t help but think, “W...[more]

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  10. The best open source software for machine learningSeptember 26,2018 @ 07:00 AM
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    Info World

    The best open source software for machine learningImage by IDGAmazon, Google, Microsoft, Facebook—these companies and many others are vying to create the richest and easiest libraries for machine learning and deep learning. Competition is good! Our 2018 Bossie winners in machine learning include the most advanced frameworks, other cutting-edge tools for building and training models, and platforms for distributing deep learning across a cluster.  To read this article in full, please click here

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  11. 2019 Kia Optima review: Keeping it fresh - RoadshowSeptember 26,2018 @ 06:00 AM
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    CNET

    Though it's no longer the new kid, the Kia Optima is still plenty worth your consideration.

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  12. How technology can save the NHSSeptember 26,2018 @ 05:53 AM
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    ZDNet

    The NHS could massively benefit from new technologies - just not the new technologies you think.

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  13. Infinite Campus DDoS attack impedes access to student dataSeptember 26,2018 @ 05:41 AM
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    ZDNet

    The latest DDoS wave to strike the system is "50 times greater" than previous attacks.

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  14. Tinder gives extra control to women with 'My Move' feature - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 05:07 AM
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    CNET

    The setting allows women to start the conversation, and it's currently being trialled.

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  15. Vivaldi browsers adds synchronisation and speed in the upgrade to version 2.0September 26,2018 @ 05:00 AM
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    ZDNet

    The most configurable "power user" web browser just got a lot better with the launch of version 2.0. The main attraction is synchronisation with end-to-end encryption, but long-term users may also enjoy dramatically faster start-up speeds.

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  16. Intel makes 5G push across China with HuaweiSeptember 26,2018 @ 04:21 AM
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    ZDNet

    Intel has partnered with China's biggest tech giants to accelerate the development and deployment of 5G.

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  17. Vivaldi 2.0 browser brings sync, themes and new Chrome-conquering ambitions - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 04:00 AM
    Source:
    CNET

    But there's still no version for smartphones.

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  18. 6 Spotify songs to listen to while Silicon Valley steals your DNA - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 03:46 AM
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    CNET

    Commentary: Ancestry.com wants you to match your DNA to a Spotify playlist. But if you're worried about Silicon Valley storing all your biometric data, what's the music for you?

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  19. Backlash sees change in Chrome login and Google account behaviourSeptember 26,2018 @ 03:16 AM
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    ZDNet

    Chrome 70 will see some changes to how it handles users logged into its browser versus those logged into its websites.

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  20. NSW driverless shuttle completes first passenger tripSeptember 26,2018 @ 02:59 AM
    Source:
    ZDNet

    The Smart Shuttle at Sydney Olympic Park will start officially moving passengers next week.

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  21. Google promises Chrome changes after privacy complaints - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 12:47 AM
    Source:
    CNET

    The search giant comes under fire for hoarding cookies and logging its website users into Chrome.

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  22. Japan's mini space elevator goes to space - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 12:45 AM
    Source:
    CNET

    And we have liftoff!

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  23. Delta blames 'technology issue' for ground stop - CNETSeptember 26,2018 @ 12:00 AM
    Source:
    CNET

    Airline strands travelers after issuing a ground stop order.

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  24. Pokemon Go just hit $2 billion in revenue - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 10:27 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Gotta catch them all. "Them" being dollars. A lot of dollars.

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  25. NASA shrinks weather satellites way down to better see inside storms - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:57 PM
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    CNET

    RainCube, a satellite small enough to fit into a backpack, is sending radar signals into storms in hopes of giving you a better weather reading.

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  26. Is a New Russian Meddling Tactic Hiding in Plain Sight?September 25,2018 @ 09:31 PM
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    New York TImes

    USAReally might look like any other fledgling news organization. But some cybersecurity experts believe it may be part of a retooled Russian propaganda operation.

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  27. When Zuckerberg Asserted Control, Instagram’s Founders ChafedSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:31 PM
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    New York TImes

    Facebook’s acquisition of the photo-sharing site was a model for making a tech deal work. But slowly losing independence was difficult to accept.

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  28. Google to acknowledge privacy 'mistakes' to Senate panel - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:30 PM
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    CNET

    Senate committee to query tech giants on their user data protection practices.

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  29. Vaughn Gittin Jr. went to the 'Ring to shred tires and chew bubblegum - RoadshowSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:29 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Watch his 900-horsepower Ford Mustang attack the Green Hell sideways.

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  30. FCC to limit fees cities can charge for 5G deployment - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:24 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The FCC says the new rules will cut red-tape, but critics say they weaken the ability of municipalities to negotiate with big carriers.

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  31. NetApp All-Flash FAS AFF A700s SAN Storage Performance Leadership: WhitepaperSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:00 PM
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    Tech Republic

    Get performance rankings for all-flash storage arrays and a comparison of top vendors. Read this report by an independent analyst and learn about: Top all-flash vendors and how they ranked in raw performance, best value, and performance consistency Recommendations for entry-level to enterprise-class storage solutions New storage software capabilities

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  32. IDC MarketScape: Worldwide All-Flash Array 2017 Vendor AssessmentSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:00 PM
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    Tech Republic

    The all-flash array (AFA) market has undergone significant maturation over the past two years. A high percentage of customers have already committed to an "all flash for primary storage" strategy, and every customer interviewed for this study was among those. This IDC study provides an evaluation of 10 vendors that sell all-flash arrays (AFAs) for dense mixed enterprise workload consolidation that includes at least some mission-critical applications.

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  33. NetApp All-Flash FAS AFF A700s SAN Storage Performance LeadershipSeptember 25,2018 @ 09:00 PM
    Source:
    Tech Republic

    Get performance rankings for all-flash storage arrays and a comparison of top vendors. Read this report by an independent analyst and learn about: Top all-flash vendors and how they ranked in raw performance, best value, and performance consistency Recommendations for entry-level to enterprise-class storage solutions New storage software capabilities

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  34. Verizon outage knocks out service across the US - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 08:14 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Update: Verizon says service has returned to some markets in the South.

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  35. Ex-NSA employee gets 5 years in prison for taking home top secret files - CNETSeptember 25,2018 @ 08:02 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Antivirus software on a home PC reportedly scooped up the information.

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