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Node.js Foundation to shepherd Express Web framework

The minimalist Web framework has had more than 53 million downloads, and now the foundation wants to ensure its continued viability through open governance

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Google takes aims at AWS Lambda with Cloud Functions

Google is alpha testing a rival to Amazon's super-lightweight cloud app framework, although it only supports JavaScript for now

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Microsoft fixes 36 flaws in IE, Edge, Office, Windows, .Net Framework

February’s Patch Tuesday brought 12 security bulletins, five of which Microsoft rated critical

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Microsoft delivers Office 2016 to subscribers on the slow train

Also renames the Office 365 update and upgrade tracks: Old 'Branches' are out, 'Channels' are in

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Identity thieves obtain 100,000 electronic filing PINs from IRS system

The automated attack using previously stolen personal data attempted to obtain E-file PINS for over 460,000 people

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Is Docker ditching Ubuntu Linux? Confusion reigns

Alpine Linux may be the new default OS, comments made recently by the company's founder suggest

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Zappa serves Python Web apps, minus the servers

The framework for 'server-less' Python Web apps eliminates load-balancing worries and provides cost advantages over traditional servers

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Big? GitHub Enterprise 2.5 thinks massive

GitHub is focusing on enterprises with the biggest dev teams to ward off challenges from GitLab and Bitbucket

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Law firm searches for plaintiffs for class action suit against Apple over 'Error 53'

A Seattle law firm considering a class action suit against Apple wants iPhone users whose devices have been crippled by "Error 53" to contact their office.

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Angular 1.5.0 paves the way for Angular 2

The new release focuses on components and ES6 improvements, helping developers more closely approximate the structure of apps in Angular 2

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Microsoft releases Windows 10 build 10586.104, CU 9, KB 3135173 -- with changelog

Finally, Microsoft addresses the biggest hurdle to Windows 10 adoption: The changelog

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Report shows Docker, hybrid cloud usage on the rise

Survey reveals solid growth in hybrid cloud and Docker/devops tools, as well as a growing need for people with cloud expertise

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Fish: A better alternative to Bash in Linux?

Also in today's open source roundup: A review of KShutdown, and the differences between AMOLED and LCD displays for Android smartphones explained

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Microsoft skills: What's hot and what's not?

SQL Server, Azure, SharePoint, and .Net are among the Microsoft skills most in demand

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Google adds warning to unencrypted emails

Users will also be told when they may be conversing with someone who is not a real person

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HPE servers get new names to help users figure out what they can be used for

Hewlett Packard Enterprise's Integrity MC 990 X is the first in a line of servers that will sport new names

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US government wants to sharply increase spending on cyber security

The $3.1 billion plan calls for replacing outdated IT infrastructure and recruiting cyber security experts into government roles

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Microsoft's Azure Stack beta gets new services and DevOps tools

The updates come less than two weeks after Azure Stack's first beta was released to the public

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