Microsoft Turns to Old Enemy Linux to Solve Vexing Tech Threat

To head off cyberattacks like the one in 2016 that took down Twitter and Netflix, Microsoft is deploying Linux with enhanced security features......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 17th, 2018

Clippy Is Not a Robot -- Yet

Joining other tech giants, Microsoft turns to AI with enhancements to the Bing search engine......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 15th, 2017

Your kid might be able to unlock your iPhone X

Turns out, the most credible threat to your $1000 iPhone’s super high-tech security system is your child......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2017

Global Markets Spooked By North Korea H-Bomb Threat; Focus Turns To Brexit Speech

S&P futures retreated along with European and Asian shares with tech, and Apple supplier shares leading the drop while safe havens such as gold and the yen rose, as the w.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 22nd, 2017

White House Turns to Startups to Solve the Military"s Toughest Tech Challenges

The Trump administration is backing an Obama-era effort to invest in private companies working on drones, cybersecurity, and advanced communications systems......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 11th, 2017

Republicans and Democrats actually do agree on facts, according to a survey commissioned by tech billionaire Steve Ballmer

Jack Dempsey/AP ImagesTech billionaire Steve Ballmer thinks it's high time that the US works together to solve our issues. The former Microsoft CEO, and current LA Clippers owner, is single-hande.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 14th, 2017

Bangalore"s Traffic Costs the City"s Economy Billions Each Year and Tech Companies Want to Fix It

Teams from Amazon, Microsoft, Uber, and others pitched solutions to solve the city's crippling traffic problems......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 11th, 2017

Tech Companies Try to Hack a Fix to Bangalore"s Traffic Nightmare

Teams from Amazon, Microsoft, Uber, and others pitched solutions to solve the city's crippling traffic problems......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 10th, 2017

Cramer tracks the "very close" race to $1 trillion between Apple, Amazon, Alphabet and Microsoft

Jim Cramer examines four massive tech giants to see which one is most likely to win the race to $1 trillion......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyApr 19th, 2018

KeyBanc: Microsoft Is One Of The Market"s Fastest-Growing, Best Cloud Plays

With the focus in cloud computing shifting from IaaS to software amid evolving technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain, tech companies have been propelled to the forefront. Latest Ratings.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 19th, 2018

Tencent leads in AI deployments, says HK expert

While global tech giants including Amazon, Google and Microsoft are agg.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 19th, 2018

Microsoft, Facebook, LinkedIn and 31 Other Tech Giants Sign Agreement Promising They Won"t Help With Cyber Wars

Apple, Google and Amazon didn't sign. And it's not clear what the actual effect will be......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 19th, 2018

Time Warner CEO calls the government’s case against AT&T ‘ridiculous’

Time Warner's CEO alleges that the tech industry poses a greater threat to Time Warner's survival than AT&T and Time Warner pose to other TV providers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 18th, 2018

Satellite Project Draws Airbus, SoftBank, Bill Gates as Investors

Airbus and two of the world’s most recognizable tech billionaires, Microsoft founder Bill Gates and SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, propose to build and launch some 500 small satellites to provide unmatched video coverage of the globe......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Microsoft, Facebook and 32 other tech firms join CyberSecurity Tech Accord

Some of the biggest tech companies pledged to stand up to governments that launch cyberattacks......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 17th, 2018

Facebook, Microsoft, and 30+ other tech firms are pledging not to build cyberweapons for governments

AP More than 30 major tech companies are pledging not to help build cyberweapons for governments. Microsft and Facebook are among the firms who have signed on to the agreement, which was announced on Tuesday. Amazon, Apple, Google parent company Alphab.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Tech firms, including Microsoft, Facebook, vow not to aid government cyber attacks

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft, Facebook and more than 30 other global technology companies on Tuesday announced a joint pledge not to assist any government in offensive cyber attacks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2018

Microsoft announces Azure Sphere stack, includes Linux-based OS

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 17th, 2018

For the first time ever, Microsoft will distribute its own version of Linux (MSFT)

Microsoft Microsoft on Monday announced Azure Sphere, a new technology to protect the processors that power smart appliances, connected toys, and other gadgets. Azure Sphere is powered in large part by Linux.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Scrum master training class shows Wichita"s maturation in tech world, Schoonover says

It turns out that scrum isn't just a term for rugby players and fans. It's also a process used in the tech world to help maximize production. In May, Wichita will host its first publicly-available professional scrum master training course, accord.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2018

AI will solve Facebook’s most vexing problems, Mark Zuckerberg says. Just don’t ask when or how.

AI will solve Facebook’s most vexing problems, Mark Zuckerberg says. Just don’t ask when or how......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 11th, 2018