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What the increasing venture capital investment in devops means

In the end, money is talking in the debate over the phrase -- more investors and VCs are voting for devops with their dollars


The struggle to create fusion energy at MIT

MIT's Dennis Whyte talks about the efforts to build a prototype fusion reactor.

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Microsoft reportedly buying AI-powered software keyboard maker SwiftKey

The $250 million deal to acquire SwiftKey would bring more AI chops to Microsoft

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Yahoo to slash jobs and close Web properties in major turnaround plan

Yahoo will cut 15 percent of its workforce and explore spinning off its core Internet businesses as a separate company


The MIT C-MOD Fusion Reactor Project

MIT has been developing a small fusion reactor prototype, three of which could power the City of Boston if they were fully built.


Space laser communications satellite launches

The first node of the European Data Relay System is in orbit, promising much faster relay of important scientific data

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A tech policy agenda for an uncertain political future

The top tech priorities for Congress and President Obama this year should be fostering data-driven innovation and the Internet of Things, increasing digital trade and passing the TPP, fighting patent litigation abuse and patent...

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Microsoft's revenue falls, but cloud remains a bright spot

Microsoft's push to reinvent itself as a cloud company is paying off, with Azure revenue rising 127 percent

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The 10 best IT jobs in America

Anonymous career review and job search site Glassdoor recently released its annual Best Jobs in America list for 2016, and 10 of the top 25 roles are in IT


ISS astronauts remember Challenger disaster

Astronauts on the International Space Station remember the loss of seven colleagues on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster 30 years ago on Jan. 28, 1986.


Apple iPhone sales stall. What's going on?

Apple sold 74.8 million iPhones in the last three months of 2015 -- a record, but it’s the slowest iPhone growth yet, so what’s going on?

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SAP sees cloud, support revenue overtaking software in 2018

The rising dominance of cloud subscription revenue reflects an industrywide trend

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Major tech companies spent millions more on lobbying in 2015

Spending on lobbying increased, with Google ranked number one again among all tech companies

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What does an Oracle audit look like? This one certainly wasn't pretty

Oracle is at least as well-known for its aggressive licensing tactics as for its namesake database technology, and a recent dispute makes it clear that that reputation isn't entirely unfounded.


Who's going to benefit from the tech revolution?

Top tech CEOs spoke about how they think the world will benefit from the coming tech revolution at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday.

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Trump unleashes his anger about Apple and tech

Trump proposes increasing jobs via tariffs on manufactured imports and restricting the use of H-1B visas

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IT spending tanked worldwide last year

Worldwide IT spending fell nearly 6% last year -- the largest one-year decrease ever. But the U.S. bucked the trend, as spending rose 3.1%

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Deep thoughts from the founders of failed startups

The fine line between tragedy and comedy has never been more evident than with these delightfully dreary declarations

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