Amazon could write books.

Today in dystopian news: Amazon, the book selling department, controlling about 40% of the US book market, collects reading habbits from their sales and Kindle. By now the corporation knows enough about it’s customers it could be generating best selling books. Spookey. And potentially game changing, when machines replace creative professions. Amazon has the ability […]

Digitalisierung in Deutschland

Heute in der Welt: Wie der Versuch Produkte zu schützen Digitalisierung, bei der es vorrangig um Dienstleistungen geht, behindert. Leistungsschutzrecht: Was die Digitalstrategie der Regierung durchkreuzen kann: In wenigen Tagen wird ein EU-weites Leistungsschutzrecht beschlossen. Es enthält eine Regel, die das Kanzleramt in Aufregung versetzt. Sie droht die Bemühungen, den Anschluss an das digitale Zeitalter […]

`Keep Talkin’ Larry’: Amazon Is Close to Tossing Oracle Software – Bloomberg

It’s a huge effort considering the scale of the project and the relevance of customer data for Amazon. Given their cloud business and it’s maturity – AWS is more than 10 years old by now and leading the pack – this move seems overdue. Amazon.com Inc. has taken another step toward eliminating software from Oracle […]

Release: Kubernetes 1.12

Kubelet TLS Bootstrap and Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS) Move to General Availability – Kubernetes Blog Author: The 1.12 Release TeamWe’re pleased to announce the delivery of Kubernetes 1.12, our third release of 2018!Today’s release continues to focus on internal improvements and graduating features to stable in Kubernetes. This newest version graduates key features […]