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Black & Blue: IBM hires Bain to cut costs, up productivity — The Register

IBM has indicated to senior Global Technology Services management that a third of the global workforce will be “productively redeployed” in 2018 with tens of thousands of personnel “impacted”, The Register’s Paul Kunert writes.

Here is the link: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/01/11/ibm_gts_2018_consult/

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Microsoft joins OpenAI’s board with Sam Altman officially back as CEO — The Verge

Sam Altman is officially OpenAI’s CEO again, writes Alex Heath. 

AWS, Salesforce expand strategic partnership

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Salesforce announced an expansion of their global strategic partnership, deepening product integrations across data and artificial intelligence (AI), and for the first time offering select Salesforce products on the AWS Marketplace.

Gulf Air exposed to data breach, ‘vital operations not affected’ — U.S. News

Gulf Air said its data was breached on Friday but its operations and vital systems were not affected, Bahrain's news agency BNA reported on Saturday, according to the report. 

Sam Altman to return as CEO of OpenAI — The Verge

Sam Altman will return as CEO of OpenAI, overcoming...