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September 28, 2018 7:16 PM Rising Cloud Bills May Get a Breather

Big tech’s capital spending surge may start to cool, though unlikely for long When the world’s largest tech companies report third-quarter results in a few weeks, how much they spend will be at least as important as how much they make. The enormous, so-called “hyperscale” networks owned by Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Amazon.com, Microsoft and Facebook demand 77

August 30, 2018 7:25 PM How to Crash an Uber-Hip Private Club? Book a Room

New hotel players that cater to networking professionals are offering access to exclusive social scenes, from London to Tulum ONE RECENT evening, guests at the new Curtain hotel in East London were treated to a surprise concert from Chance the Rapper in the hotel’s private members club, which it touts as a “home for creative entrepreneurs.” The club features 77

July 26, 2018 11:04 PM U.S. regulator stands by decision to block Winklevoss bitcoin ETF

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday stood by a decision blocking an exchange-traded fund that would have tracked bitcoin, citing concerns about market manipulation. The securities regulator found "unpersuasive" arguments that the bitcoin ETF proposed by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the twin brothers 57

July 20, 2018 11:37 AM Microsoft foils hacking attempt on 2018 election candidates

File photo - General view of Microsoft Corporation headquarters at Issy-les-Moulineaux, near Paris, France, April 18, 2016. (REUTERS/Charles Platiau) Microsoft recently stopped an effort to hack three US candidates up for election this year. The attack relied on a spoofed Microsoft domain to target the candidates' campaign, company vice president Tom Burt said during 150

July 14, 2018 11:12 PM Twitter suspends two accounts linked to 12 Russians indicted by Mueller

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Social networking site Twitter Inc. on Saturday suspended two accounts linked to 12 Russian spies indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. On Friday, a federal grand jury charged 12 Russian intelligence officers with hacking Democratic computer networks in 2016 in the most detailed 63

July 13, 2018 8:23 PM Cisco sinks on report Amazon wading into networking equipment

(Reuters) - Shares of Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO.O) and other network equipment makers fell on Friday after a report that Amazon.com Inc’s (AMZN.O) cloud services business was considering selling its own network switches to business customers at much lower prices. Cisco’s shares were down 5 percent, wiping off nearly $11 billion from its market capitalization 63

July 9, 2018 7:06 PM Twitter’s Wings Needed a Clip

Crackdown on fake accounts raises doubts about the company’s recent growth Rumors of Twitter’s death turned out to be greatly exaggerated. So too, perhaps, were the hopes of its newfound life. Twitter, like its main social-networking rival Facebook, has been cracking down on fake and suspicious accounts. The Washington Post reported late Friday that the company 53

June 22, 2018 6:19 PM Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn

Former Vatican diplomat Capella admits accessing child porn A former Vatican diplomat on trial for possession of a large quantity of child pornography has admitted the charges during the first hearing of an expedited trial inside the Vatican. Monsignor Carlo Capella acknowledged in court Friday "compulsive acts of improper internet consultations," and said it was due to a personal 48

June 8, 2018 2:31 PM End of an era: Yahoo Messenger is being shut down next month

One of the web's very first messaging tools, Yahoo Messenger, is being shut down on July 17. (Credit: iStock) One of the web's very first messaging tools is being shut down next month — Yahoo Messenger will be discontinued on July 17. As the web has evolved, the messaging space has become dominated by quite a few apps, chief among them WhatsApp, Messenger 140

June 1, 2018 7:54 PM Second Act for Corporate Titans: Startup Whisperers

Cisco’s John Chambers and AmEx’s Kenneth Chenault are part of a wave of former big-name executives who are putting their business acumen to work in venture capital and offering counsel to young companies In his two decades running Cisco Systems Inc., John Chambers transformed what was a small networking-equipment company into a tech giant. His second 52