Top Stories of the Day // August 17, 2015

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Microsoft Drops Another Windows 10 Update | Jeff Bezos Says The New York Times’ Amazon Expose Got It All Wrong | IBM Teams With Canonical To Put Ubuntu Linux On Mainframes | Linux Foundation Launches Open Mainframe Project | Air Traffic Control Is Getting A Much-Needed Upgrade | An (Important) Disproof Of The One-Time Pad | Where Vancouver’s Tech Ecosystem Goes From Here |

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MONDAY, AUGUST 17 2015 TODAY’S TOP STORIES:

TOP HEADLINE

Microsoft Drops Another Windows 10 Update

And then there were three. Earlier this week, Microsoft released a new set of updates for Windows 10 for the third time since the operating system formally… Read More…

Jeff Bezos Says The New York Times’ Amazon Expose Got It All Wrong

This weekend's must-read story from the world of tech was this long New York Times report on the working culture. (Go ahead and read it if you didn't already.) Read More…

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Tomorrow! TC Meetup In NYC Is On Like Donkey Kong

August 18 in the great city of New York, join us for networking and a sure-to-be entertaining pitch-off. Get your tickets today! Learn More…

IBM Teams With Canonical To Put Ubuntu Linux On Mainframes

You might not think that ‘Linux’ and ‘mainframe’ belong in the same sentence, but IBM has been putting various flavors of Linux on its… Read More…

Linux Foundation Launches Open Mainframe Project

It’s 2015 and you might think of the mainframe as a vestige of an earlier computing era, but these mega machines still play a role inside large… Read More…

Air Traffic Control Is Getting A Much-Needed Upgrade

Air traffic control (ATC) towers are an omnipresent feature of modern airports, second in recognition only to airliners themselves. Towers, though, represent… Read More…

CRUNCH NETWORK

An (Important) Disproof Of The One-Time Pad

In a recent TechCrunch article I was quoted calling the one-time pad a “unicorn”. Inevitably, I was roundly criticized. But what none of the… Read More…

CRUNCH NETWORK

Where Vancouver’s Tech Ecosystem Goes From Here

Compass recently published its second report on the global startup ecosystem. The report is the result of more than 200 interviews with entrepreneurs from 25… Read More…

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