Microsoft to buy GitHub

Bloomberg reported that Microsoft has concluded a deal to purchase GitHub. GitHub is an open source code repository website and system and is valued at several billion dollars, even though GitHub is not yet profitable and has no CEO. Tom Preston-Werner, the former CEO and one of the co-founders resigned in 2014 after a female …

Intel releases Details and Mitigation Information for Variant 4

a Few hours ago, May 21, 2018, Intel released a statement about: Details and Mitigation Information for Variant 4  This is relevant to consumers as this is the fourth variant of the “Spectre” family of security issues related to processors. Intel states that: “This new derivative is called Variant 4, and it’s being disclosed jointly …