Thank You For Your Servers

Episode 10 - DoJ Vs. Big Tech Vs. Culture

In this episode, Thaddeus and Gary discuss the continuing fallout from the Equifax breach, the coming day of reckoning for big tech, and Microsoft's killer hardware.

Notes

Microsoft invests $1 billion in Elon Musk-founded OpenAI. The companies will work to build new Azure AI supercomputing technologies.

https://www.engadget.com/2019/07/22/microsoft-invests-openai-azure-supercomputing/

Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI to develop AI technologies on Azure

https://venturebeat.com/2019/07/22/microsoft-invests-1-billion-in-openai-to-develop-ai-technologies-on-azure/

Microsoft open-sources lnterpretML for explaining black box AI

https://venturebeat.com/2019/05/10/microsoft-open-sources-lnterpretml-for-explaining-black-box-ai/

Microsoft Cloud Powers Record Fourth Quarter Results

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/Investor/earnings/FY-2019-Q4/press-release-webcast

Equifax to pay $575M for data breach, promises to protect data next time. The company promises free credit monitoring and not to screw up with security.

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2019/07/equifax-to-pay-575m-for-data-breach-promises-to-protect-data-next-time/

$700 MILLION EQUIFAX FINE IS STILL TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE

https://www.wired.com/story/equifax-fine-not-enough/

Apple reportedly in talks to buy Intel’s 5G modem business for $1 billion 27

https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/22/20706244/apple-intel-5g-modem-business-1-billion-reports-sale-qualcomm

Thad’s Technology Industry

https://twitter.com/nickwaye/lists/technology-industry

Thad’s Quantum Computing and AI List

https://twitter.com/nickwaye/lists/quantum-computing-and-ai