News

The ending of ‘The Mandalorian’ season 1 explained

In the season finale of “The Mandalorian,” an important weapon from the “Star Wars” universe was revealed, the Darksaber. We break down the plot and the importance of this unique sword and its extensive history in the “Star Wars” universe. The reveal of this one of a kind lightsaber foreshadows […]
The ending of ‘The Mandalorian’ season 1 explained
Tech

Trump allegedly ordered former Defence Secretary James Mattis to ‘screw Amazon’ one year before awarding a hotly contested $10 billion defence cloud contract to Microsoft

Trump ordered former Defence Secretary James Mattis to “screw Amazon” out of a lucrative government cloud contract, former Defence communications director Guy Snodgrass alleges in a new book, according to a preview from Task & Purpose. The revelations in Snodgrass’s book, “Holding The Line: Inside Trump’s Pentagon with Secretary Mattis,” […]
Trump allegedly ordered former Defence Secretary James Mattis to ‘screw Amazon’ one year before awarding a hotly contested $10 billion defence cloud contract to Microsoft
Tech

Amazon Web Services is ‘evaluating options’ after Microsoft wins $10 billion JEDI contract out from under its nose

Microsoft was officially awarded the $US10 billion JEDI cloud contract with the Pentagon on Friday – marking a big victory over Amazon, believed to be the frontrunner. Amazon Web Services, the Seattle-based company’s multibillion-dollar business, is dominant in the market. AWS is “still evaluating options” after the decision, according to […]
Amazon Web Services is ‘evaluating options’ after Microsoft wins $10 billion JEDI contract out from under its nose
Tech

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to ‘scuttle’ the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon and Microsoft are fighting over

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to “scuttle” the bidding process for the Joint Enterprise Defence Infrastructure (JEDI) contract and start over, CNN reported. Microsoft and Amazon are the finalists for this $US10 billion cloud contract, which would supply the Department of Defence with cloud services. Amazon is widely favoured to […]
President Donald Trump reportedly wants to ‘scuttle’ the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon and Microsoft are fighting over
Tech

4 Congressional Republicans told Trump that delaying the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI project, which Amazon is expected to win, could harm national security

Four Republican members of Congress told President Trump delaying the $US10 billion Pentagon JEDI cloud project could pose risks to US security. The Congressional members said the JEDI is key to competing with adversaries like China. Trump on Thursday said he would look into the JEDI bid, following protests from […]
4 Congressional Republicans told Trump that delaying the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI project, which Amazon is expected to win, could harm national security