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Dell, HP, Intel, and Microsoft Team Up to Oppose Trump Tariffs on Laptops and Tablets

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Dell Technologies, HP , Intel , and Microsoft are joining forces to oppose President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on laptop computers and tablets among $300 billion in...
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ESPY Awards to feature MMA-specific 'Best Fighter' category for first time

ESPY Awards to feature MMA-specific 'Best Fighter' category for first time

10 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Gallery Photos: Amanda Nunes through the years view 161 images For the first time in ESPYS history, mixed martial arts will have its own category. On Wednesday, ESPN announced...
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Mattermost raises $50 million to advance its open source Slack alternative

Mattermost raises $50 million to advance its open source Slack alternative

14 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Mattermost, a startup developing an open-source alternative to Slack, HipChat, Microsoft Teams, and Google's Hangouts Chat, has raised $50 million.
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Microsoft beats Amazon and Google to opens its first cloud region in the Middle East

Microsoft beats Amazon and Google to opens its first cloud region in the Middle East

21 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Microsoft has become the first of the "big three" public cloud providers to open a region in the Middle East, starting today in the UAE.
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May 2019 NPD hardware: Switch outsells PlayStation and Xbox in U.S

May 2019 NPD hardware: Switch outsells PlayStation and Xbox in U.S

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

The May 2019 NPD report has Nintendo's Switch on top for both unit and dollar sales. This makes sense now that Xbox One and PS4 are wrapping up.
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Inmate who smuggled drugs with help of prison nurse pleads guilty

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

A Massachusetts inmate pleaded guilty Tuesday to his role in smuggling drugs into a maximum security prison with what prosecutors say was the help of a nurse he was...
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The $24 billion health system in Amazon's backyard nabbed a 26-year Microsoft veteran as its tech chief. Here's what he learned in his first months on the job

The $24 billion health system in Amazon's backyard nabbed a 26-year Microsoft veteran as its tech chief. Here's what he learned in his first months on the job

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

After 26 years at Microsoft, B.J. Moore made the jump into healthcare, joining West Coast health system Providence St. Joseph Health as its chief information officer. Moore...
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Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Microsoft is joining the Hyperledger open source community for blockchain projects today, the latest move by a tech giant toward blockchain applications.
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Microsoft adds new PowerPoint features that uses artificial intelligence to make you a better presenter - and keep you on-brand at all times

Microsoft adds new PowerPoint features that uses artificial intelligence to make you a better presenter - and keep you on-brand at all times

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced four new AI-powered features for PowerPoint . PowerPoint Designer will help users automatically generate slides that fit the company's brand...
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Microsoft is selling its remaining stock of Huawei laptops, and confirmed that it will continue delivering software updates if you buy one

Microsoft is selling its remaining stock of Huawei laptops, and confirmed that it will continue delivering software updates if you buy one

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Microsoft has resumed sales of its existing stock of Huawei laptops on its online store. Once the stock runs out, customers won't be able to buy Huawei laptops until something...
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Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

While the health effects of marijuana on a fetus have not yet been established, they could include developmental problems and low birth weight, according to the U.S. Centers... Read more ...

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a... Read more ...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing 2-year-old son in stroller

“Our hearts are completely shattered," a family member said. Read more ...

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday that David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot. Read more ...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning attack on Christian church

Complaint alleges Syrian man plotted attacks in name of ISIS Read more ...

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could... Read more ...

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors in the Nxivm trial have reached a verdict Wednesday. The panel of four women and eight men sent a note during their lunch break saying they reached a unanimous decision... Read more ...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional interview

White House attorneys are objecting to all questions related to the White House, Democrats say, all the way down to where Hicks sat in the West Wing. Read more ...

Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor says the target was another man, dressed similarly to the former Red Sox slugger. Read more ...