Strategy – Innovation

Researchers: Are we on the cusp of an ‘AI winter’? –

Shodan IoT Search Engine –

World Wide Web’s Sir Tim swells his let’s-remake-the-internet startup with Bruce Schneier, fellow tech experts –

International Women in HPC Summit –



Remote Communications During A Crisis Can Be Challenging – Some Things To Think About –

Why Do Network and Application Performance Need to Be Superior? –

Coronavirus challenges remote networking –


Internet Security – Privacy

Microsoft Leaves 250M Customer Service Records Open to the Web –

‘Unfixable’ boot ROM security flaw in millions of Intel chips could spell ‘utter chaos’ for DRM, file encryption, etc-

Multiple nation-state groups are hacking Microsoft Exchange servers –

The hairy issue of end-to-end encrypted instant messaging –


Policy – Regulation

CBC Leads Call for New Government Regulations to Support “Trusted” News Sources –

Would-be .org gobbler Ethos Capital promises to keep prices down in last-ditch effort to keep $1.1bn deal alive –

FCC grants temporary spectrum access to keep America connected during Covid-19 –


Open Source Technology

Why freeing Windows 7 opens doors –

Let’s Encrypt, Jim Meyering, and Clarissa Lima Borges receive FSF’s 2019 Free Software Awards –

Don’t love diff? Use Meld instead –


Unified Communications – VoIP

Can We Get On With a Distributed Collaborative Workflow, Please? –

Inside our new Reality: Musings from a Zoom Virtual Event –

Signal:  Technology Preview: Signal Private Group System –



CANARIE: eduroam Security Best Practices –

FAQ: What in the wireless world is CBRS? –


Cloud Computing

AWS: Session Manager now available directly from the Amazon EC2 console –

7 best practices for managing a multi-cloud environment –

NASA to launch 247 petabytes of data into AWS – but forgot about eye-watering cloudy egress costs before lift-off –


Telecom – Carrier

APNIC: At the bottom of the sea: a short history of submarine cables –

Telus to donate $10 million to address public healthcare crisis –

Battle at the Edge: Telcos versus Cloud Giants –


Applications – Servers – Workstations

Linux in 2020: 27.8 million lines of code in the kernel, 1.3 million in systemd –

Surge in home working highlights Microsoft licensing issue: If you are not on subscription, working remotely is a premium feature –

Ampere starts shipping 80-core server CPU, Microsoft samples Arm chip –

Discourse for Science and Academia –


Resort and Hospitality Tech

Trump Administration Orders Shiji to Sell Hotel Tech Company StayNTouch –

For Hoteliers, the COVID-19 Health Crisis May Be an Opportunity to Focus on Technology Improvement –