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Microsoft Finally Joins the Linux Foundation

you can’t beat them, join them. That seems to be the stance Microsoft has taken with the announcement that it is joining the Linux Foundation. The move represents a stark change in attitude toward open source software for the company that was once the standard bearer for the closed source, proprietary development model. “We want […]

Delta finally explained how one power outage grounded an entire airline

Earlier this week, Delta passengers worldwide were stranded as a computer failure completely screwed up operations. The ensuing chaos provided a good look at how the robots are actually going to kill us, but also raised some good questions: how does one power outage ground an airline, and how fired is the sysadmin? The Week spoke […]

WHITE HOUSE FINALLY RELEASES ITS “PLAYBOOK” FOR KILLING AND CAPTURING TERROR SUSPECTS

The Obama administration has released its internal guidelines for how it decides to kill or capture alleged terrorists around the globe, three years after they came into effect. They provide a look at the drone war bureaucracy behind hundreds of strikes in Yemen, Pakistan, Somalia and elsewhere, a system President Obama will hand off to his successor. The guidelines show […]