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I'm reading this letter to Microsoft employees , I wonder if you can decipher its meaning. Apparently it is from a robot called Stephen. We are the team creating the hardware that showcases the ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 88 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 01:29 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
China bans government purchases of Windows 8, surprising Microsoft China is banning Windows 8 devices from at least some government IT purchases, in a mysterious move that took ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 10:57 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
According The Official Microsoft Blog , a patch for the recently discovered security vulnerability in Internet Explorer, versions 6 through 11, went live at 10 a.m. PDT yesterday, 1 May 2014. ...
by BMScott
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu May 01, 2014 at 09:14 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
The Department of Homeland Security Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) has issued the following advisory for users of Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 6 through 11. US-CERT is aware of ...
by Hey338Too
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 01:54 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I need to vent. Because I can't find a place where I can actually contact Google and inform them how badly they have screwed up their Maps with their latest edition. I hate what Google has done to ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 157 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2014 at 06:26 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
Two Very Important Computer Alerts that you may not have seen: 1) on Windows XP and 2) a New Computer Virus, "Cryptolocker". I am posting links to both of these diaries in case you missed these ...
by SeaTurtle
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 06:29 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
What we need is a Turn Key setup to protect online Americans from government, corporate, and outright criminal intrusions. We're talking about getting 25,000,000+ people out of these lines of fire ...
by waterstreet2013
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 10:17 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will cease full support of its Windows XP operating system. So what does this mean to you, if you are still using Windows XP? Why is this important? According to ...
by Hey338Too
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 10:59 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
I just got 4 emails from Microsoft and Apple asking to confirm my email address for my non existent microsoft and Apple accounts. Any one know what's going on?
by peterfallow
Comment Count 35 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 12:22 PM PST with 4 Recommends
So I was listening to a discussion about the decision that Valve has made to release thirteen separate Steam Boxes with approximately eleventy quadrillion hardware options. Once side thought that ...
by angryea
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 06:09 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Microsoft has a new application called Project Sienna . It is an application for Windows 8 that allows "app imagineers" (dear marketing assholes: when you lay awake at night wondering why people ...
by angryea
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Dec 29, 2013 at 08:49 PM PST with 9 Recommends
The Internet Is Dead (Essay) I’ve always wanted to write something really counterintuitive; something so ‘whacked‘ it probably shouldn’t even be set to print. Then I remember that nothing ...
by Mozzochi
Comment Count 97 comments on Sat Dec 14, 2013 at 11:29 PM PST with 72 Recommends
Eight top Internet companies have called on the NSA to curtail the bulk collection of data.
by CharlesII
Comment Count 111 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 09:23 PM PST with 26 Recommends
When does our national security budget become a national security risk? Now, I'll be the first to take Microsoft word with a grain of salt. I feel that Microsoft's legacy of awesome business ...
by dsteve01
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 12:45 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Brad Smith, General Counsel of Microsoft, says that "government snooping potentially now constitutes an 'advanced persistent threat,' alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks", if ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 07:36 AM PST with 5 Recommends
The latest updates on the Washington State elections show some surprising turnarounds in the vote count. The elections have have attracted national and international attention on several ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 09:20 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Every so often, rather then discuss politics, especially when so many do it so well, I turn to what I do for a living, which is technology. I am an outside network consultant right now to 8 ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 113 comments on Mon Oct 21, 2013 at 05:01 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
I was going to write about this yesterday but then the stupid Republicans just had to shutdown the government. Still though: http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/325477-tech-giants-
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Oct 01, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
I guess most by now are aware of President Dilma Rousseff's postponed 'insert air quotes here' trip to the USA. I say this because she has been under a lot of pressure from Brazilians. She has been ...
by FLS
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Sep 18, 2013 at 01:14 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Either Verizon is angling for a Department of Defense contract, or one of its Arlington-based presidents, John Stratton, is positioning himself for a sweet ambassadorship. Either way, the company ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Sep 17, 2013 at 07:14 PM PDT with 35 Recommends