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NBC's Matt Lauer Becomes Latest Media Star Fired For Alleged Sexual Misconduct

Matt Lauer, the 59-year-old anchor whose career at NBC spanned three decades, was terminated by the network over a complaint of alleged …

Matt Lauer

Donald Trump Tweeted About Melania Being First Lady, & It’s So Predictable

Who among us hasn't had at least one job they really didn't want? Granted, these jobs are usually along the lines of generic retail or maybe, I don't …

Meghan Markle's Suits Exit Was Planned a Year Ago, Show Creator Says

When Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced their engagement on Monday, at least one person wasn’t surprised: Aaron Korsh, the creator of <i>Suits</i>, the …

AWS makes it easier and faster to query data stored in its S3 and Glacier storage services

At its re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, AWS today announced a small but significant update to its S3 cloud storage and Glacier cold storage service — and how developers can access data in them.<p>As AWS CEO Andy Jassy noted in his keynote, the company’s customers tend to store much of their data in …

Cloud Computing

Amazon introduces an AWS graph database service called Amazon Neptune

Amazon is in the middle of its AWS Re:INVENT keynote right now, and the company just announced a brand new database service. Amazon Neptune has been specifically designed for relationship graphs. So if you’re thinking about building a social network feature, Neptune can help you.<p>The issue with …