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The man who helped Trump use Facebook to get elected says algorithms can bring out our 'worst'

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UPDATE: JMS Transportation collecting donations to go to Houston

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Oracle could leave Java EE to an open source foundation and more news

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Apple Announces Build of New Data Center In Iowa, U.S

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Launched, Preorder Starts Today

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Programmer who rigged lottery jackpots and won millions is headed to prison

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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam

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Amazon ‘reviewing’ website after algorithms suggest bomb ingredients
LONDON — Amazon said on Wednesday that it was reviewing its website after a British television report said the online retail giant's algorithms were automatically suggesting bomb-making ingredients that were "Frequently bought together." The news is particularly timely in Britain, where authorities are investigating a terrorist attack last week on London's Underground subway system. The attack involved a crude explosive in a bucket inside a plastic bag, and detonated on a train during the morning rush   Read More ...
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App Annie's new product offers insight into consumer trends in China
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The pioneer of mobile app analytics, App Annie, on Tuesday said it has begun tracking Android app usage in China, a landmark for understanding consumer behavior in the world’s top smartphone market, which increasingly sets the pace for global trends. App Annie said it was now able to offer real-time statistics on mobile application usage in China by tracking hundreds of thousands of Android users there, both through its own apps and with additional data supplied by external partners   Read More ...
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Amazon Web Services will now charge by the second, its biggest pricing change in years
Public cloud market leader Amazon Web Services on Monday said that on Oct. 2 it will start charging its customers by the second for use of its popular EC2 virtual slices of servers in its data centers. The move is historically significant. Since AWS became available in 2006, it has charged by the hour. Then, in 2013, Alphabet's Google, which had introduced its direct competitor to AWS a year earlier, said it would start charging by the minute, after a 10-minute minimum   Read More ...
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Further Development Of Gearbox Software’s ‘Battleborn’ Ends After The Fall Update
Battleborn, the hero shooter from Gearbox Software, will no longer be updated. The first-person shooter will remain open until further notice; however, there will be no more patches for the game after its upcoming Fall Update. After the final patch for Battleborn is released, there are no more patches or additions planned for the title. Players will still be able to play the game normally, explore the free unlimited trial, buy the game, and purchase Platinum   Read More ...
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China detains man for service to evade internet firewall
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have detained a software developer for selling computer services that allow internet users to evade China's "Great Firewall," which blocks access to thousands of websites, from Facebook to Twitter to some news outlets, a media report said Monday. The software developer, who is from the coastal province of Jiangsu, near Shanghai, was arrested in late August and held for three days for building a small business to sell virtual private networks, the Global Times newspaper reported, citing the official Xinhua news agency   Read More ...
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China detains man for service to evade internet firewall
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have detained a software developer for selling computer services that allow internet users to evade China's "Great Firewall," which blocks access to thousands of websites. The Global Times newspaper, citing the official Xinhua news agency, says the software developer was arrested in late August and held for three days for building a small business to sell virtual private networks   Read More ...
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The man who helped Trump use Facebook to get elected says algorithms can bring out our 'worst'
The technologist who ran Donald Trump's automated ad campaign on Facebook says "unsupervised" software can bring out the best and worst of humanity. Darren Bolding, chief technology officer of Cambridge Analytica, told the crowd at the third annual Internet Summit in San Francisco on Thursday that "algorithms will find the worst in us if you let them go nuts." His comments came during an interview onstage with Harvard University law professor Lawrence Lessig in front of several hundred people gathered to hear him discuss the campaign   Read More ...
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Equifax blames known software bug for letting hackers in
Equifax Inc. said criminals exploited web-server software in the data breach that affected potentially 143 million Americans, but didn’t offer further detail on who may have been behind the hack. The company confirmed late Wednesday in what it called a progress report that hackers exploited a vulnerability with a U.S. website application called Apache Struts CVE-2017-5638. The Wall Street Journal reported last Friday that Apache Struts was a possible source of the breach   Read More ...
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Programming languages and compiler design for realistic quantum hardware
Quantum computing sits at an important inflection point. For years, high-level algorithms for quantum computers have shown considerable promise, and recent advances in quantum device fabrication offer hope of utility. A gap still exists, however, between the hardware size and reliability requirements of quantum computing algorithms and the physical machines foreseen within the next ten years. To bridge this gap, quantum computers require appropriate software to translate and optimize applications (toolflows) and abstraction layers   Read More ...
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March Capital Backs Gaming SDK Developer Genvid In $2.5M Funding - socaltech.com
Los Angeles-based venture investor March Capital Partners is the lead investor in a new funding round for gaming software development kit (SDK) developer Genvid, according to Genvid. Genvid said it raised $2.5M in new funding led by March Capital Partners, and also including OCA Ventures. March's investment in Genvid was led by Gregory Milken. Genvid develops an SDK which allows game developers and publishers to connect their games to interactive video streaming services, including YouTube and Amazon Web Services   Read More ...
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Amazon Web Service (AWS) Infected With Virus, Reports Flint Dot Com Merchant Processor
Merchant Processing company went.com reports that Amazon Web services has contracted a virus or bug, which caused them to be off line for 24 hours. The email from Flint reads as follows: "Dear Flint Team, Over the past 24 hours our engineering team has been working around the clock on an issue regarding our servers. It turns out the issue was related to an AWS (Amazon Web Services) bug   Read More ...
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BRIEF-Red Hat says co and Kryptowire awarded contract by DHS Science and Technology Directorate
Sept 6 (Reuters) - Red Hat Inc: * DHS Science and Technology Directorate awards contract to Red Hat and Kryptowire to advance mobile application lifecycle security * Co, Kryptowire to collaborate on initiatives including a Red Hat mobile app platform extension that will use Kryptowire’s testing capabilities * To also collaborate on optimization of Kryptowire’s mobile application certification platform for   Read More ...
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With Recent Acquisitions, Progress Tackles Cognitive Applications, Mobile Development
Massachusetts-based Progress, formerly known as Progress Software, has a long history of adding to its portfolio by acquisition, and two recent ones will help the company tackle the market for cognitive applications. Assembling a cognitive-first strategy, “the two big things we identified as missing were the two things we just acquired. We needed predictive analytics capability and we needed to strengthen our backend-as-a-service,” said Mark Troester, vice president of strategy at Progress   Read More ...
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UPDATE: JMS Transportation collecting donations to go to Houston
UPDATE: JMS Transporation will add another semi full of donations to Houston. General Manager Riley Larson sent this statement: “JMS Transportation was able to secure more storage space in their Hauling for Houston donation campaign. Due to an overwhelming response to donations, JMS will now be sending 2 semis down to Houston full of items for flood victims. JMS is accepting donations today (Saturday) from 3-6pm and Sunday from 12-3pm   Read More ...
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Oracle could leave Java EE to an open source foundation and more news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Oracle wanting to pass Java EE to an open source foundation, Schiphol airport turns to open source, Colorado investigating open source textbooks, and more. Open source news roundup for August 20-September 2, 2017 Oracle wants to pass Java EE to an open source foundation Database giant Oracle wants to hand Java EE over to an open source foundation   Read More ...
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BRIEF-Caci awarded $51 million task order to provide software development support to U.S. Air force 90th cyberspace operations squadron
Aug 30 (Reuters) - Caci International Inc * CACI awarded $51 million task order to provide software development support to U.S. Air force 90th cyberspace operations squadron Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Our Standards:   Read More ...
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Apple Announces Build of New Data Center In Iowa, U.S
Apple has recently announced that they are building a new Data Center in the city of Waukee on the outskirts of Des Moines in Iowa. According to the company, the planned data center will be built on a 400,000-square-foot piece of land and will be running entirely on renewable energy just like other data centers. Source: Apple.com The company estimates that the construction of the new facility will bring around 550 construction and operations jobs with an investment of over $1   Read More ...
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Apple's 'App Development with Swift' Curriculum Expanding to Dozens of Community Colleges
Apple today announced that its App Development with Swift curriculum will now be offered in more than 30 leading community college systems across the United States in the 2017-2018 school year. The full-year course, available for free on the iBooks store, teaches students how to build apps using Apple's open source programming language Swift. Apple says the course takes students with no programming experience and enables them to build fully-functional apps of their own design   Read More ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Launched, Preorder Starts Today
Samsung has announced the new Galaxy Note 8 during Galaxy Unpacked event on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. The preorders for the same have started from today onward, however, the devices will be available in stores in the US from September 15. Source: Samsung Samsung deems the new Galaxy Note 8 as a rescuer from the bad reputation that the company earned during the disastrous episode of recalling and canceling the Note 7 devices because of battery related malfunctions   Read More ...
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platform Go IDE. Set of functions to calculate public building restful python web services pdf in Germany, editorconfig file parser and manipulator for Go. parallel and Pipelined HTTP GET Utility. easy to use framework to create Slack bots. allowing for easy eavesdropping or impersonation if authentication credentials are hijacked. An adaptation of the scalar C functions from Sony’s Vector Math library, package goshark use tshark to decode IP packet and create data struct to analyse packet   Read More ...
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Programmer who rigged lottery jackpots and won millions is headed to prison
DES MOINES, Iowa – An ex-lottery computer programmer who rigged the system in several states to enable himself to win $2.2 million in jackpots is going to prison. An Iowa judge sentenced Eddie Tipton, 54, to up to 25 years in prison on Tuesday, though the Des Moines Register reports he could be paroled in as few as three due to Iowa law   Read More ...
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Programmer who rigged lottery jackpots and won millions is headed to prison
DES MOINES, Iowa – An ex-lottery computer programmer who rigged the system in several states to enable himself to win $2.2 million in jackpots is going to prison. An Iowa judge sentenced Eddie Tipton, 54, to up to 25 years in prison on Tuesday, though the Des Moines Register reports he could be paroled in as few as three due to Iowa law   Read More ...
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Programmer who rigged lottery jackpots and won millions is headed to prison
DES MOINES, Iowa – An ex-lottery computer programmer who rigged the system in several states to enable himself to win $2.2 million in jackpots is going to prison. An Iowa judge sentenced Eddie Tipton, 54, to up to 25 years in prison on Tuesday, though the Des Moines Register reports he could be paroled in as few as three due to Iowa law   Read More ...
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Android 8.0 Oreo Released
Google has finally released the long-awaited new version of Android. The previously known "Android O" operating system is finally released with the name of . O Is For Oreo This puts an end to the debate on the full form of O. Well, at least now we know “O is for Oreo”. Google has announced Android Oreo on the same day the fantastic phenomenon of Solar Eclipse took place in the US   Read More ...
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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states out of $2.2 million in several lottery games over six years was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison in Iowa on Tuesday. "I regret my actions and I'm sorry for the people I hurt," said Eddie Tipton, 54, the former information technology manager for the Multi-State Lottery Association, a central Iowa organization that provides number-picking computers for lotteries in 33 states the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U   Read More ...
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Updated: Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
.... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... DES MOINES, Iowa — A judge has sentenced a lottery computer programmer to up to 25 years in prison for rigging a computer program to enable him to pick winning numbers in several lottery games over six years. Eddie Tipton pleaded guilty earlier this summer to ongoing criminal conduct, and on Tuesday he received the prison sentence   Read More ...
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Lottery rigging scam gets Iowa computer programmer up to 25 years in prison
A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states out of $2.2 million in several lottery games over six years was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison in Iowa on Tuesday. "I regret my actions and I'm sorry for the people I hurt," said Eddie Tipton, 54, the former information technology manager for the Multi-State Lottery Association, a central Iowa organization that provides number-picking computers for lotteries in 33 states the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U   Read More ...
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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
By DAVID PITT Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states out of $2.2 million in several lottery games over six years was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison in Iowa on Tuesday. "I regret my actions and I'm sorry for the people I hurt," said Eddie Tipton, 54, the former information technology manager for the Multi-State Lottery Association, a central Iowa organization that provides number-picking computers for lotteries in 33 states the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U   Read More ...
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Former computer programmer Eddie Tipton gets 25 years for lottery scam
DES MOINES, Iowa — A former lottery computer programmer who admitted to rigging computers to enable him to pick winning numbers and cheat four states, including Wisconsin, out of $2.2 million in several lottery games over six years was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison in Iowa on Tuesday. "I regret my actions and I'm sorry for the people I hurt," said Eddie Tipton, 54, the former information technology manager for the Multi-State Lottery Association, a central Iowa organization that provides number-picking computers for lotteries in 33 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U   Read More ...
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The era of blind faith in big data must end
Algorithms decide who gets a loan, who gets a job interview, who gets insurance and much more — but they don't automatically make things fair, and they're often far from scientific. Mathematician and data scientist Cathy O'Neil coined a term for algorithms that are secret, important and harmful: "weapons of math destruction." Learn more about the hidden agendas behind these supposedly objective formulas and why we need to start building better ones   Read More ...
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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
A judge has sentenced a lottery computer programmer to up to 25 years in prison for rigging a computer program to enable him to pick winning numbers in several lottery games over six years.   Read More ...
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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A judge has sentenced a lottery computer programmer to up to 25 years in prison for rigging a computer program to enable him to pick winning numbers in several lottery games over six years. Eddie Tipton pleaded guilty earlier this summer to ongoing criminal conduct, and on Tuesday he received the prison sentence. Judge Brad McCall also ordered Tipton to repay more than $2 million that the scheme paid Tipton and others   Read More ...
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Iowa computer programmer gets 25 years for lottery scam
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has sentenced a lottery computer programmer to up to 25 years in prison for rigging a computer program to enable him to pick winning numbers in several lottery games over six years. Eddie Tipton pleaded guilty earlier this summer to ongoing criminal conduct, and on Tuesday he received the prison sentence. Judge Brad McCall also ordered Tipton to repay more than $2 million that the scheme paid Tipton and others   Read More ...
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Get to know a React-Seed project to kick off your application
Starting a new project is often challenging. But if you are like us, staying up to date and learning modern and efficient coding practices can be rather fun! Front end technologies are our favorites and nowadays we are keeping a closer eye on trends about React. Mark my word: tomorrow you’ll be building apps with it too!   Read More ...
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Lee software developer wins national 'Internet of Things' contest
Software developer Steve Castle, a University of New Hampshire graduate, won $25,000 in the Federal Trade Commission's Internet of Things Home Device Security Contest with his loT Watchdog app. (KIMBERLY HAAS/UNION LEADER CORRESPONDENT)   Read More ...
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Microsoft Announces the Coco Framework To Improve Blockchain Networks
REDMOND, WA. Aug. 10, 2017. Today, Microsoft announced the Coco Framework, a first-of-its-kind innovation that will advance enterprise adoption of blockchain technology. Current blockchain protocol technology requires complicated development techniques to meet the operational and security needs of enterprises. The Coco Framework reduces this complexity, and when integrated with blockchain networks addresses critical needs for commercial adoption like high-transaction speed, distributed governance and confidentiality   Read More ...
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Apple accused of antitrust violations by Chinese app developers
BEIJING—A group of 28 Chinese app developers filed a complaint against Apple Inc. alleging antitrust violations over the company’s App Store. The complaint accuses Apple of engaging in monopolistic behavior by removing apps from the App Store without detailed explanation and charging excessive fees for in-app purchases. The complaint also alleges Apple doesn’t give details on why apps are removed and puts local developers at a disadvantage by not responding to queries in Chinese   Read More ...
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This Week in Spring - August 8th, 2017
Hi Spring fans and welcome to another installment of This Week in Spring! This week I’m presenting with my buddy Matt Raible on the VJUG (Virtual JUG) on Progressive Web Applications with Spring Boot and Angular 4, this Wednesday. Join us! Then it’s off to New York City, NY where I’ll be working with my buddy Marcin Grzejszczak on an exciting new project   Read More ...
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Delaware Adopts Blockchain For Its Corporate Record Keeping
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