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Supermicro plans to flood market with liquid-cooled datacenter tech

Wed, 2024-06-19 08:34
Three new Silicon Valley campuses in pipeline to meet demand

Supermicro is planning additional facilities to meet increasing demand for liquid-cooled datacenter infrastructure, and will focus on delivering entire plug-and-play installations to customers.…

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That PowerShell 'fix' for your root cert 'problem' is a malware loader in disguise

Wed, 2024-06-19 07:27
Control-C, Control-V, Enter ... Hell

Crafty criminals are targeting thousands of orgs around the world in social-engineering attacks that use phony error messages to trick users into running malicious PowerShell scripts. …

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Hong Kong authorities halt alleged smuggler shifting 596 'high-end' CPUs to China

Wed, 2024-06-19 06:31
Images suggest they could be recent Intel Xeons – perhaps even the sort of kit subject to sanctions

Hong Kong's Customs and Excise Department on Monday revealed it intercepted 596 CPUs that an alleged smuggler was trying to ship into China.…

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Japan's industrial SciTech Institute plans two quantum computers and an Nvidia injection

Wed, 2024-06-19 05:16
10,000 qubits reportedly on the cards for one of them, with help from IBM

Japan's Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology is set to work on a pair of quantum computers, and inject Nvidia's latest accelerators into one of its existing supercomputers.…

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After 13 years, Atlassian delivers custom domain names for Jira

Wed, 2024-06-19 03:30
Customers aren't thrilled at double subdomain or need for Premium license

Atlassian will soon close its infamous CLOUD-6999 feature request ticket – opened in 2011 in response to customers seeking custom domains for its cloudy products – as it claims the feature has been delivered. Customers, however, aren't entirely happy.…

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HPE intros virtualization solution it says is totally not targeting grumpy VMware customers

Wed, 2024-06-19 01:58
It's complementary to Virtzilla, and will eschew controverial aspects of Broadcom's licensing changes

HPE Discover AI may be the focus of most of the announcements at HPE's Discover gabfest this year – because it's 2024 – but the Silicon Valley veteran has also taken the opportunity to challenge VMware by Broadcom with a virtualization offering of its own.…

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World's top AI chatbots have no problem parroting Russian disinformation

Wed, 2024-06-19 00:35
Study finds they're taking Putin pushers' point of view 30% of the time

Media analyst house NewsGuard tested chatbots from ten top AI developers, and found they all were willing to emit Russian disinformation to varying degrees.…

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Rogue uni IT director pleads guilty after fraudulently buying $2.1M of tech

Tue, 2024-06-18 23:46
Two decades in the clink would be quite an education

A now-former IT director has pleaded guilty to defrauding the university at which he was employed – and a computer equipment supplier – for $2.1 million over five years.…

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Dark-web kingpin puts 'stolen' internal AMD databases, source code up for sale

Tue, 2024-06-18 23:01
Chip designer really gonna need to channel some Zen right now

AMD's IT team is no doubt going through its logs today after cyber-crooks put up for sale what is claimed to be internal data stolen from the US microprocessor designer.…

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EU attempt to sneak through new encryption-eroding law slammed by Signal, politicians

Tue, 2024-06-18 22:22
If you call 'client-side scanning' something like 'upload moderation,' it still undermines privacy, security

On Thursday, the EU Council is scheduled to vote on a legislative proposal that would attempt to protect children online by disallowing confidential communication.…

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TSMC chip plant construction halted by discovery of archaeological ruins

Tue, 2024-06-18 21:35
Ancient ruined architecture? What's Intel's Itanium doing in Taiwan?

Construction of TSMC's advanced chip packaging facility in Chiayi County, Taiwan, has hit a roadblock after "archaeological ruins" were discovered at the site.…

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Amazon Labor Union votes overwhelmingly to join forces with Teamsters in NYC

Tue, 2024-06-18 20:42
Hey Andy, how you like them Big Apples?

The Amazon Labor Union, which represents the internet giant's workers at its JFK8 warehouse on Staten Island, New York, voted overwhelmingly to ally with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters on Tuesday.…

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Google DeepMind's latest model promises realistic audio for your AI-generated vids

Tue, 2024-06-18 20:05
Launch comes as Runway, Pika, Kling push the boundaries of machine-imagined video

Video Mainstream adoption of generative AI technologies has, in large part, centered around the creation of text and images. But, as it turns out, the statistical probabilities on which these models are based are just as good at generating all manner of other media.…

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What's up with Mozilla buying ad firm Anonym? It's all about 'privacy-centric advertising'

Tue, 2024-06-18 19:32
Is such a thing possible for an industry that never respected people's wishes?

Analysis Mozilla this week said it has acquired ad metrics firm Anonym, touting the deal as a way to help the online advertising industry support user privacy while delivering effective adverts.…

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HPE, Nvidia team up to offer 'turnkey' private cloud racks for keeping AI loads local

Tue, 2024-06-18 16:33
Everyone wants to be best buddies with Jensen Huang's GPU juggernaut

HPE Discover This year HPE Discover 2024 is all about AI hardware developed through an expanded partnership with chip heavyweight Nvidia.…

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T-Mobile US drags New Jersey borough to court over school cell tower permit denial

Tue, 2024-06-18 16:05
Comms outfit says 'think of the children' isn't a legal reason to reject application

T-Mobile US is taking the borough of Wanaque in New Jersey to court for refusing to approve the company's plans to build a cell tower.…

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CHERI Alliance formed to promote memory security tech ... but where's Arm?

Tue, 2024-06-18 15:04
Academic-industry project takes next step as key promoter chip designer licks its wounds

A group of technology organizations has formed the CHERI Alliance CIC (Community Interest Company) to promote industry adoption of the security technology focused on memory access.…

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Researchers find Meta's withdrawal of misinformation tool hard to swallow

Tue, 2024-06-18 14:02
If the new system is so good, why not onboard everyone who accessed the old system?

Feature While Meta faces formal proceedings from the European Commission, academics and other researchers have criticized its provision for monitoring misinformation on its social media platforms.…

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Uncle Sam ends financial support to orgs hurt by Change Healthcare attack

Tue, 2024-06-18 13:15
Billions of dollars made available but worst appears to be over

The US government is winding down its financial support for healthcare providers originally introduced following the ransomware attack at Change Healthcare in February.…

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CentOS 7 holdouts thrown a support lifeline by SUSE

Tue, 2024-06-18 12:35
Liberty Linux Lite to keep the updates coming for a few more years ... for a fee

SUSE has unveiled a Liberty Linux Lite solution aimed at enticing CentOS 7 administrators facing the impending June 30 end-of-support deadline.…

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