Microsoft cloud powers record Fourth Quarter
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X-Box sales only dark cloud

Software King of the World  Microsoft posted record fourth quarter of its 2019 financial results today with a revenue of $33.7 billion and net income of $13.2 billion.

SAP shares fall on disappointing margins
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If only there were some management software it could use to help out

SAP, the maker of expensive esoteric software, which no-one really knows what it does, has told its shareholders not to expect a major improvement in margins before next year.

Blockchain proved too costly for Nasdaq and Citigroup
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Even if it did work

Nasdaq and Citigroup have abandoned a big Blockchain project because, while it worked, the costs outweighed the benefits.

Linode ups its game with Nvidia
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GPU optimised cloud

Before Amazon released AWS, Linode championed the concept of cloud computing and it is still used by  developers and experienced users because it is slightly cheaper.

Three Aussie banks sign up for IBM block chain
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Wanting to digitise banking guarantees

Australia’s top three banks have agreed to partner with IBM and shopping mall owner Scentre Group to test blockchain technology to digitise bank guarantees.