Kaspersky makes explosive claim NSA computer was infested with malware

Kaspersky Lab is again challenging allegations that it stole classified files from an NSA employee’s computer, pointing to new analysis that says the computer in question may have been infested with malware.

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Best Laptops for Photo Editing

MacBook Pro Touch Bar

Photo editing on the road is always challenging, with the need for a high-quality display, fast graphics, and lots of RAM at odds with carrying a lightweight laptop. Here are some of the best laptops we’ve found for the road-warrior photographer.

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Microsoft Sues DoJ Over Spying Gag Orders


Microsoft on Thursday filed suit against the U.S. Department of Justice challenging the gag orders that accompany requests to access customers’ private emails and other data. The orders prevent the company from notifying affected customers about the government’s demands. The case is the fourth public lawsuit it has filed against the Justice Department in three years, including a lawsuit challenging a search warrant for a customer’s emails in Ireland. The orders violate customers’ privacy rights, the company has maintained.

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Print your hike! 3D keepsakes memorialize mountain conquests

Hikers who have conquered some of the most challenging trails and want to show off these accomplishments can now memorialize their impressive feats in stunning 3D-printed sculptures made from their GPS tracks

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Nutanix Ratchets Up Competition With VMware


Nutanix on Wednesday announced its Xtreme Computing Platform, challenging VMware’s virtual machine software dominance. Nutanix’s XCP comes about one year after VMware introduced its own hyperconverged storage software, which offered customers an alternative to Nutanix’s offering at the time. Nutanix has a 52 percent market share in the hyperconverged infrastructure market. Perhaps one-upping VMware, Nutanix’s XCP delivers an infrastructure-agnostic solution.

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Industry Groups Lead Net Neutrality Lawsuit Parade


Several wireless and cable industry groups on Tuesday filed lawsuits challenging the Federal Communications Commission’s new open Internet rules. The lawsuits seek to nullify the new rules on the grounds that the FCC exceeded its authority in making them — most notably by redefining broadband service so it can be regulated like a utility. In making their move, the CTIA and the NCTA and American Cable Association joined USTelecom in disputing the new rules in the federal appeals court for the District of Columbia.

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Best laptops for photo editing: Retina is important, but it’s not everything

Apple MacBook Pro 13 and 15
Photo editing on the road is always challenging, with the need for a high-quality display, fast graphics, and lots of RAM at odds with carrying a lightweight laptop. Here are some of the best laptops we’ve found for the road-warrior photographer.

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Federal Agencies Push Cloud Migration Boulder Uphill


Migration to cloud technologies is a challenging task for federal agencies — even though they have increasingly high hopes for greater adoption of cloud platforms. Information technology managers at federal agencies are seeking to double the utilization of cloud technology for IT infrastructure, software and applications, and platform or middleware purposes, according to a recent survey released by MeriTalk.
The process of adoption itself will remain a formidable task, the survey results suggest.

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