Mycroft Mark II, Chronicle, Intel and Bionic Beaver
News briefs for January 26, 2018.
Alphabet, Google's parent company, recently launched a security company named Chronicle, "a cybersecurity intelligence platform that can help organizations better manage and understand their own data".
Intel announced yesterday that it plans to release new chips with built-in mitigations for Spectre and Meltdown sometime this year.
The next Ubuntu LTS release, Bionic Beaver, will default to the traditional Xorg graphics stack rather than the newer Wayland. See the Ubuntu Community Hub for more info.