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  • Oracle Rises to Record as Cloud Services Finally Take Off
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Oracle Corp. shares soared to a record Thursday after the maker of database software signaled growing demand for cloud-based services that compete with Amazon.com Inc. and Salesforce.com Inc....
  • Microsoft Azure Storage Issues Caused by Two Incidents
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Microsoft said Thursday morning that it has restored Azure services affected by a storage incident that disrupted services in 26 of the public cloud's 28 regions, according to its status page. Azure lists two separate incidents on its status...
  • Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    The indictment offers a lot of new information about the hack into Yahoo in 2014 that affected some half a million accounts. ...
  • AWS Offers Cloud Credits to Alexa Skill Developers
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Brought to you by Talkin' Cloud Amazon Web Services (AWS) is using its cloud dominance to encourage developers to build Alexa skills, launching a new program on Wednesday that offers cloud credits to developers with a published Alexa skill....
  • Hackers Attempt to Exploit Critical Apache Struts Vulnerability
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    Hackers are attempting to exploit a critical vulnerability in the Apache Struts 2 web application framework, to infect servers used by banks, government agencies, and internet service providers....
  • Meet Microsoft, the New Face of Open Source Data Center Hardware
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    Microsoft — a company whose relationship with open source software has been complicated at best — has emerged as a pioneer in applying the open source software ethos to hardware design....
  • Russian Spy Agents Accused by U.S. of Masterminding Yahoo Hack
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    The broadside against the Russian government appeared in an indictment unsealed Wednesday in San Francisco federal court against two Russian FSB security agents and a pair of criminal hackers. ...
  • SingleHop Launches Managed AWS Services
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    SingleHop announced on Wednesday the official launch of its Amazon Web Services managed services offering, Service First Support for AWS....
  • Tucows Bet on Fed Up U.S. Mobile Phone Customers Propels Shares
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    Tucows' shares are up 34 percent on the Nasdaq Composite Index this year after the company agreed in January to acquire long-time rival eNom from Rightside Group Ltd. for $83.5 million, consolidating its place as the main wholesaler of internet...
  • GoDaddy Expands Service Portfolio with Business Hosting
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017
    GoDaddy wants to make it easier for its shared hosting users to add resources to their business sites without moving to more technical VPS hosting through the launch of its new Business Hosting platform on Tuesday....