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Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation – Politico

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Breaking News Alerts Get breaking news when it happens — in your inbox. By signing up you agree to receive email newsletters or alerts from POLITICO. You can unsubscribe at any time. The new special counsel investigation into possible collusion between associates of President Donald Trump and Russia is just getting started — and it could take years to resolve. But Trump’s Oval Office boast to Russian officials May 10…

Cloud Computing takes Preakness Stakes in upset – ESPN

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment BALTIMORE — Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides Saturday to win the Preakness by a head. The 13-1 long shot was one of five fresh horses in the Preakness that didn’t run two weeks ago in the Kentucky Derby. Derby winner Always Dreaming and Classic Empire dueled throughout most of the race before Classic Empire stuck his nose…

Read Mike Pence’s Grove City College Commencement Speech – TIME

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Thank you all. President McNulty, Mr. Chairman, and the board of trustees, the distinguished members of this faculty, all the proud parents and family and friends that are gathered here, join me in offering our congratulations to the largest graduating class in the history of Grove City College. The great class of 2017. It’s a joy to be with you today. I look out across this gathering, I see 606…

Microsoft Surface Laptop: Hands-On Review – Forbes

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Credit: Brooke Crothers Surface Laptop. I spent some hands-on time with the Surface Laptop. How good is it? Read on. The Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S won’t be available until June 15 but it has already arrived at the Microsoft Store. I spent some time with Microsoft’s new “low-cost” Surface device at a Microsoft Store in Los Angeles. Keyboard: Excellent. The Surface Laptop keyboard is not anything like Apple’s Butterfly keyboard, used…

Microsoft’s Old Software Is Dangerous. Is There a Duty to Fix It? – Fortune

Saturday, May 20, 2017

A global ransomware epidemic is winding down, but questions over the fallout are just beginning. Who’s to blame for the crisis that hijacked hundreds of thousands of computers? And can anyone stop such criminals, whose victims included hospitals and police, from striking again? These aren’t easy questions, but one company, Microsoft, has more explaining to do than most. After all, it was flaws in Windows systems that allowed hackers to…

Microsoft reveals prototype augmented reality glasses that don’t look wacky – CNBC

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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Facebook, Microsoft, and Google are raising the bar higher than ever for Apple – Business Insider

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Justin Sullivan/Getty Images We’re coming up on the end of the busiest season in tech — the month-and-a-half stretch where the biggest companies in the market reveal their grand visions for the next 12 months at their annual mega-conference events. Facebook kicked it off in late April with its F8 conference, followed in early May by Microsoft Build, and then the just-completed Google I/O conference. This…

Why you shouldn’t buy a new MacBook right now – CNBC

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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Trump gets elaborate welcome in Saudi Arabia as he begins first foreign trip – Washington Post

Saturday, May 20, 2017

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Trump was received like visiting royalty here Saturday, as his debut on the world stage competed for attention at home with ongoing news of the scandal encircling his presidency. In a series of official arrival ceremonies — at the airport and the Royal Court palace — Trump, his wife Melania, and an entourage including virtually his entire senior White House staff and much of his…

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani Wins Re-Election – NPR

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, as prepared to cast his ballot on Friday. Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, as prepared to cast his ballot on Friday. Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images Updated at 9:39 a.m. ET Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has won re-election by a large margin. According to Iran’s Interior Ministry as reported by Press TV, Rouhani won about 57% of the vote…

5 questions Congress needs to answer about Trump and Russia – Washington Post

Saturday, May 20, 2017

The past week and a half has been dizzy with developments: A senior White House official is under investigation by the FBI related to Russian meddling in the U.S. presidential election. President Trump told Russian officials that firing FBI Director James Comey relieved “great pressure” on him. Notes have surfaced from Comey saying Trump asked him to lay off a probe. The Justice Department appointed a special counsel with wide latitude to investigate all of this….

Unruly man on LA-to-Hawaii flight subdued by passengers, flight attendants – Los Angeles Times

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Two U.S. fighter jets were summoned Friday to escort a flight from Los Angeles to Hawaii after an unruly man was subdued by passengers and flight attendants, who used a drink cart to block him from the front of the plane. The man, identified by law enforcement officials as Anil Uskanil, 25, of Turkey, was duct-taped to his seat until the plane landed in Honolulu and federal agents boarded the…

Microsoft reveals prototype augmented reality glasses that don’t look wacky – CNBC

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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Microsoft’s renewed embrace of developers, developers, developers, developers – Ars Technica

Saturday, May 20, 2017

reader comments 93 Microsoft’s love for developers is well-known and has been enthusiastically expressed over the years. Windows’ strength as a development platform—the abundance of custom, line-of-business applications, games, Office integrations—has given the company an entrenched position in the corporate world, ubiquity in Western homes, and extensive reach into the server room. In the past, Microsoft’s focus on developers had a certain myopic quality. One manifestation of this that was…

Why you shouldn’t buy a new MacBook right now – CNBC

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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Source: DHS secretary hints at possibly expanding laptop ban to US – CNN

Saturday, May 20, 2017

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