State Department Creating Cyber Office to Address Threats

Emphasizing the Biden administration’s focus on cybersecurity, the US State Department is creating a new cyber office.

Linux Users Make Better Software Testers

An indie developer is reporting that his Linux users generate a disproportionate number of bug reports, and the reports are higher quality.

T-Mobile Delays Sprint CDMA Network Shutdown by Three Months

T-Mobile has announced it will delay the planned shutdown of Sprint’s CDMA network by three months.

Blue Origin Announces Plans for Commercial Space Station

Blue Origin, along with Sierra Space, has announced plans for a commercial space station called Orbital Reef.

Major Retailers Commit to Zero-Carbon Ships by 2040

Some of the world’s biggest retailers have taken a significant step toward decarbonization, committing to zero-carbon ocean shipping by 2040.

Bitcoin Hits Record High

Bitcoin reached an all-time high Wednesday, crossing the $66,000 threshold and blowing past the previous high of $64,889 in April.

FCC Wants New Rules to Combat Spam Robotexts

The FCC is proposing rules that would crack down on spam robotexts, on the heels of similar rules that have targeted spam calls.

PayPal May Buy Pinterest In a Deal Worth $45 Billion

PayPal may be looking to buy Pinterest in a deal that could be worth $45 billion, one of the company’s biggest acquisitions.

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