McAfee sideshow eclipses Defcon's real security breakthroughs

August 11, 2014
The security pioneer's appearance at Defcon highlighted the best and worst impulses of the hacker community
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Get real: Oracle is strengthening -- not killing -- Java

August 11, 2014
While the company has done its share of bungling, it has put Java on a progressive track
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New Windows 9 rumors: Can the charms, clone the Desktop

August 08, 2014
Independently confirmed Windows 9 rumors have Microsoft dropping Charms Bar and adding 'virtual Desktops,' an obscure feature from XP and Win7
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Don't panic: That Russian hack bombshell isn't what you think

August 07, 2014
News of 1.2 billion stolen Web credentials raises key questions about the data -- and the motives of the security researcher
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Hadoop meets Google Docs: Analytics made easy

August 07, 2014
Adatao's analytics suite puts a Web-friendly front end on Hadoop data and eases access to self-serve reporting
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Adobe, Intel want in on Famo.us mobile app magic

August 07, 2014
Famo.us is providing its Apache Cordova refinements to Intel and Adobe to improve mobile apps overall
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It's official: Windows 8.1 Update 2 is a dud

August 06, 2014
Microsoft confirms minor improvements in Windows 8.1 Update 2, which raises the question: Why all the infernal secrecy?
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Microsoft Azure, the world's biggest cloud? Someone's fudging

August 05, 2014
Microsoft Azure is on a tear, but only bad math makes Azure's numbers add up to the industry’s largest cloud
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Mercifully toothless Windows 8.1 Update 2 due next week

August 04, 2014
Long-anticipated Update 2 will arrive as plain-vanilla patches, as speculation mounts about free upgrades to Windows 9
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5 ways to add machine learning to Java, JavaScript, and more

August 04, 2014
Here are the best libraries for four languages, plus Java on Hadoop, to help you turn machine learning into a business tool
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