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HP to Lay Off up to 30,000 More Workers

Sep 16, 2015

Due to the HP restructure, 30,000 employees may be laid off as a way to save $2.7 billion.

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Salesforce Launches Internet of Things Cloud

Sep 16, 2015

The company is diving head-first into the smart city market.

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Facebook Exploring ‘Dislike’ Button, CEO Says

Sep 16, 2015

At first, the company was concerned about the idea of a dislike button, because it might turn Facebook into a place where people vote people’s posts up or down, Zuckerberg said. But later, Facebook came to understand that what users wanted was “to be able to express empathy,” he added.

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Zero-Net Energy Home Pilot Set to Open in Fontana

Sep 16, 2015

The first set of zero-net energy homes, which are supposed to generate as much energy as it consumes, are expected to be completed by the end of September.

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Franchise Tax Board Seeks $5.5 Million for Internet Infrastructure Upgrades

Sep 15, 2015

The organization’s edge switches, Internet gateway, load balancers, production firewalls and secure server farm switches are all scheduled to be at end of life in 2017.

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Jeff Vargas Joins CA Technologies

Sep 15, 2015

Vargas was CIO of the California High Speed Rail Authority in 2013 and previously was an IT infrastructure manager for five years at the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS).

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Demonstration Plant in Placer County Turns Forest Waste into Truck Fuel

Sep 15, 2015

A new fuel-making process that converts “unusable” forest biomass into renewable natural gas is being shown at a small demonstration plant in Placer County. County officials, the California Energy Commission, U.S. Forest Service and the

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IBM Starts New Internet of Things, Education Business Units

Sep 15, 2015

In March, IBM announced it will invest $3 billion through 2018 to help customers integrate data from different sources across the Internet of Things.

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Intel Establishes Review Board for Security of Connected Cars

Sep 15, 2015

In tandem with the new board, Intel also published the first version of its automotive cybersecurity best practices white paper, which the company said will continue to update based on the board's findings.

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VSP Eyes High-Tech Wearables After Google Glass Partnership

Sep 15, 2015

VSP was actually inspired by Google Glass. The company, which already provides vision benefits to Google employees, learned of the high-tech device in 2012.

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