Microsoft today is announcing new capabilities for running applications in containers -- an alternative to more traditional virtual machines -- both on its Azure public cloud and in companies' on-premises data centers.
Without public notice or debate, the Obama administration has expanded the National Security Agency's warrantless surveillance of Americans' international Internet traffic to search for evidence of malicious computer hacking, according to classified NSA documents.
Tunnel Boring Machines, or TBMs, are some of the most fascinating manufacturers of our infrastructure: Two-ton primary-colored cylinders with jagged teeth that chomp through the Earth. And every single one of them has a traditionally female name.
Brazilian bank worker Anthony Kulkamp Dias was kept conscious during an operation to remove a brain tumor, entertaining surgeons with songs from the Fab Four and Brazilian folk songs. By remaining conscious, the patient allows doctors to safely map the brain and avoid injury later on during a procedure that could compromise important brain functions.