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  1. Larry Ellison pitches Oracle's Gen 2 Cloud as purpose-built for enterpriseOctober 22,2018 @ 08:32 PM
    Source:
    ZDNet

    At Oracle OpenWorld, the CTO appealed to customers with significant database workloads -- and those looking for an AWS alternative.

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  2. Applied Insight makes move to reach middle tierOctober 22,2018 @ 07:00 PM
    Source:
    Washington Technology

    Applied Insight is buying Organizational Strategies Inc. to push closer to cracking the mid-tier portion of the market.

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  3. Interior picks three for $235M financial system support contractOctober 22,2018 @ 05:00 PM
    Source:
    Washington Technology

    The Interior Department chooses three companies for a $235 million ceiling contract to help maintain and support an environment of Oracle-based financial and accounting systems.

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  4. Pulumi Launches Team Edition of Infrastructure as Code PlatformOctober 22,2018 @ 04:55 PM
    Source:
    eWeek

    Developers use code to build cloud applications, and Pulumi wants them to also be able to use code to build cloud infrastructure.

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  5. The great Facebook exodus - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 04:14 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Founders of companies acquired by Facebook continue to unfriend their parent company.

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  6. Forget Streetlights, China is Launching Artificial Moons in Urban AreasOctober 22,2018 @ 04:12 PM
    Source:
    Discover Magazine

    In one Chinese city, costly streetlights could soon be a thing of the past. By 2020, the Tian Fu New Area Science Society plans to launch an artificial moon to light up the night sky. If the plan goes through, the so-called “illumination satellite” would orbit above the Chinese city of Chengdu and glow in conjunction with the actual moon, but shine eight times brighter. The organization says it will launch three more satellites in 2022 — potentially replacing streetlights in urban areas.

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  7. Faraday Future cuts wages by 20 percent, lays off staff amid financial woes - RoadshowOctober 22,2018 @ 04:07 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    In a statement, Faraday Future pins the blame on investor Evergrande.

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  8. The Hate U Give redefines the teen superhero for 2018 - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 04:03 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Amandla Stenberg burns bright with her pitch-perfect Starr turn in the adaptation of Angie Thomas' bestselling novel.

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  9. Verizon's buy one, get one iPhone XR deal is better than Sprint's - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:57 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    You don't need a premium trade-in to score a free XR from Verizon.

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  10. Facebook's Oculus co-founder Brendan Iribe is leaving - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:57 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Iribe is among a string of executives to leave the social media company.

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  11. How Many Space Stations Does This Planet Need?October 22,2018 @ 03:56 PM
    Source:
    New York TImes

    The Trump administration wants to shift to a capitalist free-for-all in orbit. But the readiness of commercial space outposts to take NASA’s place is far from certain.

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  12. Stephen Hawking's motorized wheelchair is up for auction - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:40 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The late physicist was "renowned for being a rather wild driver," auction house Christie's notes.

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  13. Apple Unveils New Privacy Rules for US CustomersOctober 22,2018 @ 03:40 PM
    Source:
    eWeek

    DAILY VIDEO: Apple rolls out GDPR-like features for U.S. users, and financial services are embracing open source to gain an edge in innovation.

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  14. 2019 Ford Ranger production starts in Michigan - RoadshowOctober 22,2018 @ 03:36 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The midsize pickup truck starts at $25,395.

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  15. Air taxi trial to take to the skies in 2019 - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:26 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Singapore is set to begin test flights in the second half of the year.

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  16. Oracle Puts More Smarts into Already Smart Cloud Services, AppsOctober 22,2018 @ 03:25 PM
    Source:
    eWeek

    Smarty-pants bots, artificial intelligence engines and machine-learning servers are taking over. They are photographing and logging checks, researching credit scores, balancing books, monitoring and grading application performance and texting your mother to tell her that you’ve stayed up too late the past few nights. Well, maybe not that last one.

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  17. White House wants to borrow some Silicon Valley talent, says report - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:22 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Trump administration reportedly wants tech giants to make it easy for workers to take leaves of absence to help the government modernize.

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  18. eBay wants to help you sell your old phone fast with Instant Selling - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 03:21 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Unfortunately, it's not for cash.

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  19. Tesla's fabled $35,000 Model 3 on target for first half of 2019 - RoadshowOctober 22,2018 @ 03:10 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Tesla estimates it'll be ready in four to six months.

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  20. Halloween slays at box office, and Jamie Lee Curtis tweet goes viral - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:57 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was among those congratulating the horror-movie star.

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  21. Mercury-bound spacecraft sends back first selfies - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:55 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    ESA and JAXA's BepiColombo mission blasted into space and snapped some charming self-portraits.

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  22. Tim Cook wants Bloomberg to retract its spy chip story - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:41 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Bloomberg had reported that China infiltrated hardware of Apple, Amazon and others in a mass surveillance campaign. Apple and Amazon have denied the report.

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  23. Asus Chromebook C523 goes big to 15 inches - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:32 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Another stealth Chromebook listing from Asus looks like an embiggened C423.

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  24. Huawei MateBook X Pro review: The MateBook X Pro squeezes some big features into its little package - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:11 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    A great 14-inch display for its class and a discrete graphics processor give this slender MacBook alternative a lift above the crowd.

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  25. Razer Phone 2 review: A powerful gaming phone with a dash of flagship panache - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 02:04 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    It improves on the original Razer Phone in almost every way, but its battery life and photo quality are disappointing.

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  26. Election 2018 Digital Misinformation Roundup October 22,2018 @ 02:03 PM
    Source:
    New York TImes

    The midterm elections are 17 days away. Here is a collection of coverage from The New York Times and elsewhere on efforts to mislead voters on social media and the wider internet.

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  27. Repairing a cracked iPhone XR screen will cost you $199 - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 01:54 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Fixing a broken iPhone screen isn't cheap.

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  28. Here's what we really think of the Google Home Hub (The 3:59, Ep. 477) - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 01:49 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Also, a breakdown of the Razer Phone 2 and the challenge of connecting folks in rural areas.

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  29. Audi E-Tron EV delayed four weeks for software bug - RoadshowOctober 22,2018 @ 01:41 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The revised software needs to clear regulatory hurdles before Audi can move forward.

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  30. Guillermo del Toro to carve out stop-motion Pinocchio for Netflix - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 01:36 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The puppet musical is a "lifelong passion project" for the Oscar-winning director of The Shape of Water.

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  31. Google Home Hub review: Google Assistant helps this tiny screen feel powerful - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 01:24 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Google's smart display is dwarfed by the Amazon Echo Show in size, but not in features.

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  32. Game of Thrones' Night King uses Chromebook to recruit army - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 01:02 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    A humorously bizarre Google promo shows how the lead White Walker would use a laptop.

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  33. Samsung HMD Odyssey Plus improves on comfort, screens - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 12:58 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    A refreshed version of the company's Windows Mixed Reality Headset lets you customize the fit and claims to smooth out what you see.

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  34. Super Micro reportedly says it'll check hardware for proof of spy chips - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 12:52 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    The US chipmaker has denied reports of malicious chips in its products.

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  35. Razer Phone 2 review: A powerful gaming phone with a dash of flagship panache - CNETOctober 22,2018 @ 12:48 PM
    Source:
    CNET

    Improves on the original Razer Phone in almost every way, but its battery life and photo quality are disappointments.

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