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Viacom wants to leave sports in the dust with future $20...

How many people really want cable TV with no live sports?

Examining the FCC claim that DDoS attacks hit net neutrality comment...

Attacks came from either an unusual type of DDoS or poorly written spam bots.

After net neutrality comment system fails, senators demand answers

John Oliver caused big comment increase, but FCC blames DDoS attacks.

John Oliver tackles net neutrality again, crashes FCC comments site—again

Oliver helps lead protest against dismantling of Title II net neutrality rules.

Aricent Rated as the leading player in Experience Engineering by Zinnov

Zinnov named Aricent as the leading player in the Experience Engineering technology segment and as a mature and emerging player in its Intelligence Platforms and Solutions, Content Security, Immersive Technology, and OTT Video segmentsZinnov placed Ari...

R and Python drive SQL Server 2017 into machine learning

Microsoft last week announced a wave of new features for its data platform, along with the SQL Server 2017 name and what Microsoft calls a “production quality” beta release. Other important changes include a new containerized deployment model for databases, which simplifies installation on Windows and Linux.But it was SQL Server’s new machine learning tools that grabbed my attention.[ Roundup: TensorFlow, Spark MLlib, Scikit-learn, MXNet, Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit, and Caffe machine learning and deep learning frameworks. | Download the InfoWorld megaguide: The best Python frameworks and IDEs. | Download the InfoWorld quick guide: Learn to crunch big data with R. ]Machine learning remains one of Microsoft’s big themes for 2017, and it’s an important segment of SQL Server 2017. Mixing code and data has always been part of SQL Server, first with T-SQL, then with the Azure-focused U-SQL, which extended T-SQL with C# elements.
SQL Server 2016 added support for embedded R code, and SQL Server 2017 continues that evolution by improving its support for R and adding Python. (By renaming SQL Server 2016’s R Services to Machine Learning Services in SQL Server 2017, Microsoft has made clear where it’s aiming its SQL tools.)To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Man claims his Bose headphones intercept what he’s listening to

Illinois man: my headphones transmit audio metadata to data miner Segment.io.

Prysmian Strengthens Its Position In Offshore Wind

Two new inter-array projects awarded in Germany and DenmarkFocus on product innovation and installation capabilities Milan, 10 March 2017. Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded two new contracts...

HUBER+SUHNER to showcase state-of-the-art satellite interconnect and cable technologies at SATELLITE...

Global connectivity supplier, HUBER+SUHNER, is showcasing the breadth of its latest Interconnect and Cable technologies during SATELLITE 2017, taking place March 6-9 in the Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C. On display will be the latest in Ground Test and Space Flight hardware addressing both the traditional Space market as well as the needs of the evolving “NewSpace” segment. “Connectivity is a critical requirement in demanding environments, especially space,” said B.J. Lyman, Aerospace and Defense Market... Source: RealWire

How Security Products are Tested – Part 1

The demand for tests appeared almost simultaneously with the development of the first antivirus programs.

Demand created supply: test labs at computer magazines started to measure the effectiveness of security solutions, and later an industry of specialized companies emerged with a more comprehensive approach to testing methods.

The 2017 Infiniti QX30: A stylish crossover let down by its...

Think luxury rather than sporty.

Review: HP’s Elite Slice is a cool possible future for the...

This little PC doesn't quite live up to its promise, but it's a neat idea.