Microsoft will reportedly turn to artificial intelligence for optimizing news on MSN, replacing dozens of human workers in the process. Microsoft will not renew the contracts for about 50 news production contractors, who were told that they would no longer be needed beyond June 30, multiple sources told the Seattle Times.
Link: Microsoft Will Replace Dozens of News Contractors with A.I.
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Find out how to take your Linux command fu to the next level with pipes. There are many reasons why the Linux command line interface holds such an inherent flexibility. One reason is that, with ease, you can make two or more commands work together seamlessly. One such example of this is the pipe. .
Link: How to use the pipe in Linux commands
May 30 update below, post originally published May 27.
Apple has released the fourth major update to the sixteenth version of MacOS. With the virtual WWDC just around the corner and the expected announcement of the seventieth version. this release comes as somewhat of a surprise. Nevertheless it…
Link: Apple MacOS 10.15.5 Release: MacBook’s Powerful Surprise
At Build 2020, Microsoft announced the new capability of Azure IoT Central which makes it easy to connect edge computing devices running Azure IoT Edge software.Azure Sphere, a secure microcontroller from Microsoft is now tighly integrated with Azure IoT Central.
Link: Microsoft Expands Azure IoT Central To Edge Devices Including Azure Sphere
Most people don’t realize just how diverse Microsoft is as a company. From programming languages to office applications, operating systems and now cloud, they have many successes on their hands. There are some failures as well but that’s to be expected.
In the mobile market, the company screwed…
Link: New Poly Room Solutions for Microsoft Teams Rooms
GitHub issued a security alert Thursday warning about new malware spreading on its site via boobytrapped Java projects, ZDNet reports: The malware, which GitHub’s security team has named Octopus Scanner, has been found in projects managed using the Apache NetBeans IDE (integrated development environment), a tool used to write and compile Java applications.
Link: GitHub Warns Java Developers of New Malware Poisoning NetBeans Projects