A conversation with the founder of O’Reilly Media on how we can take back control of our technology and our lives.
Source: Tim O’Reilly: ‘WTF’ Does Not Stand for ‘What the Future’
A few years ago, I worked at a web design agency as a product manager. The part of the job I loved the most was working on product with our design team and clients. Unfortunately, this was only about 10 percent of the work that I actually got to do. The majority of the time, I was trying to control the constant flow of stuff–keeping track of meeting notes, searching for files, and trying to stay up-to-date with the latest technology news.
Source: How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It)
REDMOND, Wash. — Microsoft’s push into “serverless” computing aims to change the way developers use the cloud, and Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich say
Source: A serverless nirvana? Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich on the future of the cloud – GeekWire
With more and more workloads going to the cloud, and the top vendors being as competitive as they’ve been, deciding on which provider to go with isn’t getting any easier. This handy guide will outline the pros and cons of each provider and deliver tips about which one to go with.
Source: Battle of the clouds: Amazon Web Services vs. Microsoft Azure vs. Google Cloud Platform | Network World
Researchers at the National Institute of Informatics are closing in on a solution to keep computers cool by submerging them under water.
Source: Why the Future of Data Centers Could Be in the Oceans – News
Microsoft’s Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) solution, which aimed to protect against malware attack scenarios and exploit methods, will be shutting down shortly.
Source: Microsoft’s EMET Security Tool To Lose Support — Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine Online
Security vendors are doing just swell but how much do they do – outside of selling products – to help the world become a safer place? CSO Online investigates.
Source: Are InfoSec vendors ‘sowing confusion’ and selling ‘useless’ products? | Network World
CompTIA labor data indicates that digital transformation will drive employment, automation will have a greater impact on U.S. jobs than offshoring and IT outsourcing job growth will outpace corporate IT roles.
Source: U.S. IT employment grows, with IT services jobs leading the way | CIO