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Computing, Data Management

Azul unveils migration services from Oracle Java

October 23, 2020

Via: Info World

Looking to spar with Oracle over enterprise deployments of Java, Azul on October 22 unveiled migration services to help IT teams transition from Oracle’s Java SE (Standard Edition) releases to Azul’s Zulu builds of OpenJDK. Services offered as part of […]


Computing, Software & Applications

An ed-tech specialist spoke out about remote testing software — and now he’s being sued

October 22, 2020

Via: The Verge

Between August 23rd and 24th, Ian Linkletter, a learning technology specialist at the University of British Columbia (UBC), made a series of tweets criticizing a software that his school uses. The software was called Proctorio, an online test-proctoring tool that […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Chrome bug meant browser didn’t respect user requests to delete Google site data

October 21, 2020

Via: The Verge

If you ask Chrome to delete all cookies and site data whenever you quit the browser, it’s reasonable to expect that this policy applies to all websites. Recently, though, a bug in the browser meant data wasn’t being removed for […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Software & Applications

YouTube for Android will soon give users the option to choose default video quality on Wi-Fi and mobile data

October 21, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

YouTube users on Android are now going to be able to select their default video quality setting for Wi-Fi and mobile connections for the entire app. YouTube has announced back in June that it will be testing this feature, but […]


Computing, Data Management

How intelligent workload management tools can help IT admins cut through cloud complexity

October 19, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

The pace of digital transformation has notably picked up in the past decade, as enterprises invest in technology to retain their competitive edge and avoid having their market share eroded by disruptive newcomers. Organisations’ ability to out-innovate their competitors in […]


Computing, Hardware

Microsoft extends Xbox Elite 2 controller warranty after hardware issues emerge

October 15, 2020

Via: The Verge

Microsoft is extending the warranty on its Xbox Elite 2 controller following complaints over hardware issues. “We’ve received claims that a small percentage of our customers are experiencing mechanical issues when using their Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2,” explains […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Microsoft fixes 87 bugs in October 2020 Patch Tuesday

October 14, 2020

Via: Computer Weekly

Microsoft has broken its long-running streak of bumper Patch Tuesday updates with a more slimline – in comparison with recent months – October 2020 release, containing fixes for 87 vulnerabilities, 11 of them rated as critical. As ever, the October […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Cloudflare Introduces API Shield

October 14, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Cloudflare has recently introduced API Shield, a free security tool that protects API traffic against attacks designed to perform unauthorized actions or exfiltrate data. Strong client certificate-based identity is already generally available while schema validation is currently a closed beta. […]


Computing, Data Management, Software & Applications

Docker Announces Open Source Compose for AWS ECS & Microsoft ACI

October 13, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Docker announced that they are open-sourcing the code for the beta implementations of the Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) and Microsoft Azure Container Instances (ACI) Compose integrations. Further to creating an open community for developing Compose specification, this is the […]


Computing, Software & Applications

How to Create Custom Reports in Google Analytics

October 13, 2020

Via: Social Media Examiner

Tired of struggling with Google Analytics to find the data you need? Wish there was an easy way to customize your reports? In this article, you’ll find a step-by-step tutorial to build and save valuable Google Analytics custom reports. You’ll […]