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501 Facebook building a 100-gigabit switch to keep up with
video, VR traffic
Facebook is more than doubling the speed of its Wedge open-source network switch,
which is good news both for Facebook users and for anyone who may want to build a
100-gigabit switch. 2015-11-19 13:34:00 3KB www.itworld.com
502 Microsoft Dynamics AX: A new ERP is born, this time in the
Enterprise software has long been associated with clunky interfaces and a long learning
curve, but Microsoft is aiming to change all that with Dynamics AX, the next generation of its flagship ERP system. 2015-11-19 06:00:00 5KB www.itworld.com 503 Ofcom lifts pay TV regulation as Sky-BT war continues Decision forms part of review of market that could lead to splitting BT and Openreach 2015-11-19 00:00:00 12KB www.itpro.co.uk 504 Why Microsoft’s data chief thinks current machine learning tools are like tailored shirts When Microsoft's data and machine learning chief thinks about the future, he sees a world where developers create applications that are built to leverage machine learning and predictive analytics without needing the help of a data scientist. 2015-11-18 17:48:00 3KB www.itworld.com 505 Google's infrastructure czar predicts cloud business will outpace ads in 5 years Google is lagging behind its leading competitors in the hyperscale public cloud, but Urs Hölzle, the technology titan's senior vice president for technical infrastructure, sees Google's cloud revenue eclipsing its ad business in five years. 2015-11-18 15:39:00 2KB www.itworld.com 506 Intel exec pushes geotagging to address Euro privacy laws An Intel executive has proposed geotagging as a way to ensure compliance with European data privacy laws. 2015-11-18 14:33:00 4KB www.itworld.com 507 Microsoft pulls Windows support from Intel's Galileo boards Microsoft is pulling support for Windows from Intel's Galileo boards, saying the computer does not meet minimum hardware requirements. 2015-11-18 13:23:00 2KB www.itworld.com 508 The US government wants in on the public cloud, but needs more transparency The US federal government is trying to move more into the cloud, but service providers' lack of transparency is harming adoption, according to Arlette Hart, the FBI's chief information security officer. 2015-11-18 12:14:00 2KB www.itworld.com 509 Future for Windows in smartphones is grim, Gartner says Samsung remains the top smartphone vendor worldwide, followed by Apple.
2015-11-18 09:46:00 3KB www.itworld.com 510 Developers can design their own compute instances in Google's cloud Google made a big move to woo developers Wednesday, announcing that they can now create compute instances on the company's cloud platform with custom configurations of virtual CPUs and memory. 2015-11-18 09:00:00 3KB www.itworld.com 511 Splice Machine taps Apache Spark for in-memory data muscle Splice Machine has always banked on the scale-out capabilities of Hadoop, but on Tuesday it placed an accompanying bet on Apache Spark's in-memory technology.
2015-11-17 16:53:00 3KB www.itworld.com 512 New Docker tool removes a big barrier for enterprises Making containers enterprise-ready has been a theme at this week's DockerCon EU conference in Barcelona, and on Tuesday Docker itself launched a new tool with that goal in mind. 2015-11-17 10:22:00 3KB www.itworld.com 513 Microsoft touts new, holistic approach to enterprise security Microsoft combines the attack protection, detection and response features built into Windows 10, Office 365, Azure and the Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite to help enterprises improve their operational security posture. 2015-11-17 10:12:00 3KB www.itworld.com 514 HP Enterprise launches all-flash datacentre storage The flash storage devices are one of the first products released under newly-launched firm 2015-11-17 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 515 Huawei teams up with Telefónica to define 5G standards The mobile operators will work together on preparing the infrastructure for 5G 2015-11-17 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 516 Facebook helps Paris with Safety Check, but not Beirut Social network tries to explain why it did not introduce tool to Beirut or Baghdad 2015-11-17 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 517 Containers get a fresh business boost from Hewlett Packard Enterprise Hewlett Packard Enterprise just rolled out an entire portfolio of Docker-focused products.
2015-11-16 11:06:00 3KB www.itworld.com 518 Intel's fastest chip ever will appear in supercomputers next year There's been a slight delay, but the latest version of Intel's fastest processor will finally reach supercomputers early next year. 2015-11-16 07:00:00 3KB www.itworld.com 519 The Linux Foundation announces OpenHPC Collaborative Project The OpenHPC project will provide a new, open source framework for high performance computing environments. 2015-11-16 06:13:00 3KB www.itworld.com 520 IBM teams with Xilinx to take on Intel with Power chips IBM has partnered with chip maker Xilinx to expand the use of IBM Power processors in servers, taking on Intel for a bigger slice of the data center market. 2015-11-15 22:01:00 4KB www.itworld.com 521 Google Chrome gets new iOS beta program Google is now letting iPhone and iPad users take a cutting-edge version of its browser for a spin. The company quietly launched a new Chrome for iOS public beta program on Friday. 2015-11-13 13:34:00 2KB www.itworld.com 522 Google Wallpaper Art app turns your Chromebook into an art gallery In today's open source roundup: Spice up your Chromebook with beautiful art via a new Chrome OS app. Plus: Calibre 2.44 released. And the 6 best Android emulators for your PC. 2015-11-13 04:42:00 3KB www.itworld.com 523 Facebook launches Notify news app The news feed will go head-to-head with Twitter's Moments and Apple's News 2015-11-13 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 524 10 offbeat, odd, and downright weird places you'll find Linux Why worry about the desktop when you've conquered everything else? 2015-11-12 11:07:00 6KB www.itworld.com 525 China poised to play pivotal role in NAND flash industry Led by state-backed conglomerate Tsinghua Unigroup, China's semiconductor sector is investing heavily in NAND production at home and abroad. 2015-11-12 07:16:00 6KB www.itworld.com 526 Microsoft goes all-out for enterprise with its latest Windows 10 update Microsoft released its first major Windows 10 update on Thursday, and it includes a bunch of features aimed at improving the operating system for business users.
2015-11-12 06:00:00 4KB www.itworld.com 527 How to scan and generate QR codes on Windows Phone Apps, techniques, and tricks you can use to scan or create QR codes on Windows Phone.
2015-11-12 05:55:00 3KB www.itworld.com 528 Dell boosts support for SMBs with new range of servers New entry-level PowerEdge range will help SMBs prepare for future growth 2015-11-12 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 529 AWS Education Day comes to London One-day event focuses on key educational areas 2015-11-12 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 530 Thread Group ready to start approving IoT devices that talk to each other The Alphabet-backed Thread Group is now certifying products that use its networking protocol for connected devices, marking a big step toward a home Internet of Things that can communicate. 2015-11-11 13:37:00 3KB www.itworld.com 531 Microsoft sets up data centers in Germany amid US surveillance concerns Microsoft is delivering its cloud services, including Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online from two new datacenters regions in Germany, in a move that aims to deflect customer concerns about access to their data by U.S. surveillance. 2015-11-11 04:56:00 3KB www.itworld.com 532 Review: Cisco ACI shakes up SDN Hands-on with Cisco’s highly scalable data center network fabric driven by -- surprise -- a completely open API 2015-11-11 04:10:00 1KB www.itworld.com 533 T-Mobile's Binge On frees Netflix and Hulu from data caps, but not YouTube T-Mobile USA will exempt a list of video streaming services from monthly data caps with Binge On, a feature that could let some subscribers watch more clips and shows without buying a more expensive plan. 2015-11-10 15:07:00 4KB www.itworld.com 534 8 things to do after installing openSUSE Leap 42.1 You've installed openSUSE on your PC. Here's what to do next. 2015-11-10 10:15:00 6KB www.itworld.com 535 MacBook ‘vending machine’ dispenses loaners at London School of Economics LSE’s iRoam laptop service lets students borrow Apple laptops from the library.
2015-11-10 10:13:00 2KB www.itworld.com 536 Best Buy pulls away curtain on Black Friday 2015 tech deals Best Buy overnight revealed its Black Friday deals, which include a slew of tech products from vendors such as Apple, Microsoft, Dell and Samsung. A handful of deals are already live, too. 2015-11-10 06:44:00 3KB www.itworld.com 537 Will you control IoT devices via your wearable?
Identity management on IoT will be multi-device, and smartwatches will be crucial, expert claims 2015-11-10 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 538 How to avoid a data center overrun with idle servers A third of data center servers are not productive. Here's why the problem exists, and what to do about it. 2015-11-09 16:26:00 7KB www.itworld.com 539 Cisco, Ericsson team up as industry consolidates Form broad, strategic partnership while Nokia looks to wrap Alcatel-Lucent merger.
2015-11-09 12:21:00 3KB www.itworld.com 540 Microsoft's OneDrive changes: Follow the money Microsoft could raise more than $100 million in additional annual revenue for each percentage point of OneDrive users the company prods into paying for storage space.
2015-11-09 12:13:00 10KB www.itworld.com 541 Supreme Court won't hear appeal on privacy of cellphone location data The U.S. Supreme Court won't rule on whether the government needs a warrant to collect cellphone location information, dealing a setback to data privacy advocates.
2015-11-09 12:13:00 3KB www.itworld.com 542 Is it time to re-evaluate your BYOD policy?
How can you tell if your employees have gone rogue with their personally owned devices and put corporate data at risk? 2015-11-09 08:50:00 5KB www.itworld.com 543 Cisco, Ericsson partner to build and sell next-gen networks Ericsson and Cisco Systems are partnering to develop and sell next-generation networks Ericsson because it's cheaper than buying in or building the equipment itself, and Cisco because it's quicker than buying Ericsson. 2015-11-09 06:31:00 2KB www.itworld.com 544 Prime Minister promises superfast internet for all by 2020 David Cameron said access to speedy broadband is a human right, like access to clean water and power 2015-11-09 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 545 Ericsson and Cisco announce wide-ranging networking partnership “Networks of the Future” strengthens deal on internet of things, 5G and cloud 2015-11-09 00:00:00 5KB www.itpro.co.uk 546 Google could enrich AR, VR experience on handsets with custom chips Google wants more say in Android handset chip design 2015-11-06 12:49:00 4KB www.itworld.com 547 Comcast data caps aren’t about congestion, leaked memo shows Comcast really doesn’t want its support reps using the term “data cap.” 2015-11-06 10:25:00 3KB www.itworld.com 548 A look at Outlook's 'extra' attachment bug We investigate Outlook's ATT00001 attachment bug and discover hidden treasure...
2015-11-06 08:21:00 2KB www.itworld.com 549 BlackBerry's Android-based Priv smartphone launches today The long-promised handset finally sees light of day 2015-11-06 00:00:00 3KB www.itpro.co.uk 550 Three quarters of Android apps share email addresses Research also revealed almost half of iOS apps share your location with third parties 2015-11-06 00:00:00 2KB www.itpro.co.uk 551 YouTube adds virtual reality to its app Google cardboard and an Android phone will immerse users in VR vids 2015-11-06 00:00:00 3KB www.itpro.co.uk 552 Toyota to make $1B artificial intelligence, robotics R&D push in US Toyota plans a major push into artificial intelligence and robotics technology research and will invest $1 billion over the next five years in a research and development center in the U.S. to pursue those goals. 2015-11-05 21:16:00 3KB www.itworld.com 553 Can artificial intelligence influence human behavior? A trial will find out Researchers in Singapore began a two-year trial this week of a smartphone app that attempts to use artificial intelligence to influence the real world decisions of users.