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We took Porsche’s pricey new laptop for a spin – Yahoo Finance

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

LISBON — Porsche is releasing a laptop, and like its automotive namesake, it’s not going to be cheap. In fact, the $2,495 13-inch Porsche Design Book One manages to make Apple’s (AAPL) $1,799 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar look downright affordable. It’s also a striking but hefty piece of work with a screen you can rotate 360 degrees or detach to use as a standalone tablet — a first for…

We took Porsche’s pricey new laptop for a spin – Yahoo Finance

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

LISBON — Porsche is releasing a laptop, and like its automotive namesake, it’s not going to be cheap. In fact, the $2,495 13-inch Porsche Design Book One manages to make Apple’s (AAPL) $1,799 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar look downright affordable. It’s also a striking but hefty piece of work with a screen you can rotate 360 degrees or detach to use as a standalone tablet — a first for…

Ailes Accuser Says Fox News Execs Ordered Eavesdropping On Her Digital Devices – NPR

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

A new lawsuit filed Monday by a suspended Fox News host accuses the network and senior executives of arranging to have her private communications spied on as part of a campaign of intimidation. The host, Andrea Tantaros, alleged in a previous lawsuit that she had been sexually harassed by former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes and former top-rated Fox News host Bill O’Reilly. That suit has been stayed while her…

Amazon Crashes Digital Gate – Bloomberg

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

A recurring theme at Gadfly is Amazon.com Inc.’s ambitions to do everything under the sun. It looks as if the company now wants to become a quasi app store similar to Apple or Google’s mobile versions. Amazon on Monday created a single spot for people to sign up to digital subscriptions from companies including the Los Angeles Times and digital file cabinet Dropbox. For the hundreds of millions of customers who…

Western Digital moves headquarters to San Jose from Irvine – OCRegister

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Western Digital, the world’s largest disk drive maker with annual revenues of $13 billion, has moved its headquarters to San Jose from Irvine. The tech firm, which was founded in 1970 in Santa Ana, relocated to its existing Great Oaks campus in San Jose. “The company’s Irvine operations will continue to be an important part of our ongoing business, and Western Digital remains one of the largest technology companies and…

We took Porsche’s pricey new laptop for a spin – Yahoo Finance

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

LISBON — Porsche is releasing a laptop, and like its automotive namesake, it’s not going to be cheap. In fact, the $2,495 13-inch Porsche Design Book One manages to make Apple’s (AAPL) $1,799 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar look downright affordable. It’s also a striking but hefty piece of work with a screen you can rotate 360 degrees or detach to use as a standalone tablet — a first for…

Apple’s Hidden MacBook Pro With Touch Bar Discount – Forbes

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Apple’s launch last year of the new MacBook Pro range saw a new feature being launched with the Touch Bar, but also a resetting of the price point. This tends to happen with any major shift in the MacBook Pro range. It keeps the margins high and as components become cheaper over the years the price can drop while the profit remains. It does leave consumers looking at a rather…

Stolen laptop leads to breach notification for 20000 Lifespan patients – Healthcare IT News

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

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Macron’s strong finish in the French elections shows populist surge may fade – Washington Post

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

BERLIN — In this era of fiery populism and muscular anti-globalist forces, politicians across Europe are suddenly discovering an electoral surprise. It might actually pay to embrace the European Union. The top finisher in the first round of the French presidential election on Sunday is Emmanuel Macron, a 39-year-old centrist who jets to Berlin to give speeches in English. The blue-and-yellow banner of the E.U. flutters off his campaign headquarters….

Microsoft’s Nadella banks on LinkedIn data to challenge Salesforce – Reuters

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) is rolling out upgrades to its sales software that integrates data from LinkedIn, an initiative that Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told Reuters was central to the company’s long-term strategy for building specialized business software. The improvements to Dynamics 365, as Microsoft’s sales software is called, are a challenge to market leader Salesforce.com (CRM.N) and represent the first major product initiative to spring from Microsoft’s $26…

Microsoft earnings: Strength in Office expected to lead to a meet or beat – MarketWatch

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Microsoft Inc. reports third-quarter earnings Thursday after the market closes on a tech-heavy day. Amazon Inc. AMZN, +0.99% Alphabet Inc. GOOG, +2.32% …

Taiwan’s "hacker minister" reshaping digital democracy – ABC News

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Taiwan’s “digital minister” Audrey Tang, a computer prodigy and entrepreneur who taught herself programming at age 8, says she’s a “civic hacker,” who like a locksmith uses specialized skills to help rather than harm. Appointed by leaders hoping to better connect with young voters who helped sweep independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen into office last year, 35-year-old Tang is using her expertise to more directly involve the public in policymaking, and…

Amazon launches ‘Subscribe with Amazon,’ a marketplace for digital subscriptions – TechCrunch

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Amazon has made headway in the subscription business with its Subscribe & Save feature for consumers, which offers discounted pricing on products if you agree to buy on a recurring basis. Now, the retailer is looking to expand its subscription footprint with a new program called Subscribe with Amazon, which aims to make Amazon the place to discover, subscribe to and manage a range of digital subscriptions – from streaming services to subscription-based apps, from…

GSK’s Speichert: Marketers Are Missing Digital Fundamentals – AdAge.com

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Marc Speichert, chief digital officer of GSK Consumer Healthcare Credit: GSK Marc Speichert has looked at digital marketing from both sides now — or maybe three. The former chief marketing officer at beauty giant L’Oreal turned heads three years ago by moving to Google to consult with brands across industries. Now he’s back in packaged goods in a new role as chief digital officer of GSK Consumer Healthcare, marketer of…

Apple’s Hidden MacBook Pro With Touch Bar Discount – Forbes

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

Apple’s launch last year of the new MacBook Pro range saw a new feature being launched with the Touch Bar, but also a resetting of the price point. This tends to happen with any major shift in the MacBook Pro range. It keeps the margins high and as components become cheaper over the years the price can drop while the profit remains. It does leave consumers looking at a rather…

French election: How the pollsters got the last laugh – Washington Post

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

A woman walks past official posters of candidates Marine Le Pen, French National Front, and Emmanuel Macron, head of En Marche!, at a market in Bethune, France, on April 24. (Pascal Rossignol/Reuters) The results of the first round of the French election came late Sunday: Of the 11 candidates, independent centrist Emmanuel Macron came out on top, followed closely by far-right leader Marine Le Pen. Both will now progress to…

Who was the ‘somebody’ who issued a 100-day plan for President Trump? – Washington Post

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

On Oct. 22, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered a policy speech in Gettysburg, Pa., announcing his plans for his first 100 days in office. (Mark Makela/Getty Images) AP: “You did put out, though, as a candidate, you put out a 100-day plan. Do you feel like you should be held accountable to that plan?”TRUMP: “Somebody, yeah, somebody put out the concept of a hundred-day plan. But yeah. Well, I’m…

These are the 100-day accomplishments Trump is touting – CNN

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

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Here’s why ‘Donald Trump is unintelligible’ is trending – SFGate

Posted: Monday, April 24, 2017

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