Open Networking: From Concept to Reality

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When I first heard about Cumulus Networks in August 2013, I thought, “what’s the catch?” Now, after a year of working with companies deploying Cumulus Linux based switches in their production environments, it turns out…

Uber sued over India rape allegation

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An Indian woman who says she was raped by a Delhi driver of web-based taxi firm Uber files a lawsuit against the service in a US court. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Google profits up nearly 30%

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Internet giant Google reports fourth-quarter profits of $4.76bn, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue misses Wall Street expectations. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Amazon profits miss on holiday sales

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The online retail giant Amazon reports weaker-than-expected profits for the busy Christmas period, despite a 15% rise in sales. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

DNSSEC Done Right

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This blog post is probably more personal than the usual posts here. It’s about why I joined CloudFlare. I’ve been working on DNSSEC evolution for a long time as implementor, IETF working group chair, protocol…

Bill Gates insists AI is a threat

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Microsoft’s founder says we should worry that AI escape our control, despite claims to the contrary by a Microsoft Research chief. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Sound tech for blind film-lovers

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Researchers use sound technology as an alternative to audio descriptions to try to improve film-watching for blind people. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Office puts chips under staff’s skin

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Rory Cellan-Jones visits a building where microchipped workers gain entry and use photocopiers by holding up their hands – and trials the tech himself. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology