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Fox desperately trying to avoid selling to Comcast
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(credit: Comcast) 21st Century Fox has been consistently trying to avoid selling to Comcast because Fox officials believe a merger with the largest US cable company may not be approved by the federal government. Comcast and the Walt Disney Company have been in a bidding war for the assets being sold by Fox. The most […]

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Intel tried desperately to change the subject from Spectre and Meltdown at CES
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 Intel had a bad week last week. It was so bad that the chip maker has to be thrilled to have CES, the massive consumer technology show going on this week in Las Vegas, as a way to change the subject and focus on the other work they are doing. Read More

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Fake news thrives because we desperately want to believe it     – CNET
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Commentary: Never have people been so eager to spread and believe false information, as the Vegas massacre reminded us yet again.

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Apple shows how kissing actors desperately need Siri and Apple Music – CNET
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Technically Incorrect: A new Apple TV ad features the actor who plays Jaime Lanister in the throes of acting passion. Even Apple Music lends a hand. But will technology be enough?

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EU desperately pushes just-as-dodgy safe harbour alternatives
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Doesn’t matter whether they’re legal, just keep the data flowing! Despite EU vice president Frans Timmermans’ impressive efforts at spin yesterday, the European Commission finds itself in an awkward position today after the European Court of Justice struck down the safe harbour arrangement.…

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America’s Polling Places Desperately Need a Redesign
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Retail designers have resources to exhaustively plan, prototype, and field test every detail before opening day. We should apply the same thinking to voting places. The post America’s Polling Places Desperately Need a Redesign appeared first on WIRED.

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Desperately Seeking Linux Programmers
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Help Wanted: computer programmers needed to code and maintain Linux systems. The Linux operating system and Linux servers are so widely used today that not enough Linux-trained coders and system techs exist. Software developers and enterprise IT departments have jobs but no takers. To fill this shortage, the Linux Foundation has partnered with edX to […]

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