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Recent articles by Barb:

HPE to Buy This Data Center ‘Unicorn’ for $650 Million

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise will pay $650 million in cash for Nutanix rival Simplivity, which makes data center hardware → Read More

Oracle Joins Amazon and Microsoft in Cloud Data Center Expansion Race

Oracle is adding new cloud data centers in the U.S, U.K., and Turkey to power its expanding fight against Amazon Web Services and Microsoft. → Read More

Greenpeace Just Dropped This Video to Push Netflix on Energy Use

Greenpeace video uses Netflix clips to push the video service to fully embrace renewable energy. → Read More

Greenpeace Video Pushes Netflix to Embrace Renewable Energy

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Microsoft Buys Canadian Artificial Intelligence Startup for More Brainpower

The software giant will also get an AI maestro as an advisor. → Read More

Microsoft Dips Toe Deeper into Human Resources Software

Microsoft plans to bolster its Dynamics 365 business software with human resources capabilities, taking on Workday and others. → Read More

AI Is Taking on Human Poker Champs to Prove a Very Big Point

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AI Is Taking on Human Poker Champs to Prove a Very Big Point

Carnegie Mellon's AI technology takes on human poker champs in machine vs. man rematch that could have broad implications for business. → Read More

Gartner Cites Political Uncertainty as It Cuts IT Spending Estimates

Gartner said political uncertainty roiling the markets as one reason it pared back its projections for worldwide spending on IT gear. → Read More

Yahoo May Be In Transition But Its Software Engineers Forge Ahead

The Internet pioneer is a long time open source supporter. → Read More

Google Beefs Up Cloud Security With Key Management Service

The service vows to secure encryption keys for customers. → Read More

Kaminario Snags $75 Million in Funding to Sell Flash Storage Globally

Kaminario has $75 million in new funding from PE firm Waterwood, Sequoia, Silicon Valley Bank and others to expand flash storage sales. → Read More

Flash Storage Upstart Kaminario Snags $75 Million in Fresh Funding

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Apple, Facebook and Google Top Greenpeace Energy Report Card

Greenpeace rates Apple, Facebook, and Google highest for clean energy efforts, dings Amazon Web Services on transparency. → Read More

John Kerry Wields Carrot and Stick To Push Renewable Energy Use

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pushes green, clean energy, and the Paris Agreement as he nears the end of the Obama Administration. → Read More

Golden Globes: Amazon Made History With 'Manchester by the Sea' Award

'Manchester by the Sea' scored a historic victory for the streaming site. → Read More

This Software Company Is Paying $425 Million to Scoop Up Trello

Atlassian doubles down on collaboration software by buying hot startup Trello for $425 million. → Read More

Taxi Drivers’ New Uber Defense: Lobby for Self-Driving Car Bans

Ride-sharing jobs will evaporate when autonomous vehicles come online, they argue. → Read More

Amazon Sets Sights on Home Domination With Alexa

Amazon Alexa is again the undisputed hit of CES, as appliance and electronics makers unveil support. → Read More

Cloud Storage Player Bitcasa Calls it Quits But Hints at Afterlife

Cloud storage startup Bitcasa is no more, according to a post by former CEO Brian Taptich. → Read More