How to enable Oracle Database Azure AD authentication – AMIS Technology Blog | Oracle

As of Oracle database release update 19.18 a new authentication method was made available utilizing Azure AD (Entry ID as its named by Microsoft recently) Oauth tokens. Using this method has the advantage of centralized authentication and authorization management and improving password management at the database. This article will describe how to get started with […]

Regretful Accelerationism – Stratechery by Ben Thompson

Ready Player One, the book that was issued to every new Oculus employee once upon a time, describes its world in a way that was perhaps edgy in 2011 but seems rather cliché today: “You’re probably wondering what happened before you got here. An awful lot of stuff, actually. Once we evolved into humans, things […]

The Anniversary Celebration gets free Holiday Content Update

Released about a year ago, the Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration retro classic game compilation is getting a free Holiday Content Update. Estimated reading time: 2 minutes In case you missed it, the Anniversary Celebration blends classic video games from eight Atari hardware platforms with videos which examine the start and growth of the company. […]

B&H Photo Black Friday Deals

This week will be heavy on the deals and Black Friday posts. We get it, sometimes these posts can get under your skin, but we’re hoping that at least some of you appreciate the heads-up on these deals. Now, here come the B&H Photo Black Friday Deals. Estimated reading time: 3 minutes These B&H Photo […]

The OpenAI Keynote – Stratechery by Ben Thompson

In 2013, when I started Stratechery, there was no bigger event than the launch of the new iPhone; its only rival was Google I/O, which is when the newest version of Android was unveiled (hardware always breaks the tie, including with Apple’s iOS introductions at WWDC). It wasn’t just that smartphones were relatively new and […]

Check out the rise of Sylvester Stallone in Sly

Here we are with another week and, as usual, Netflix is adding a few new shows and movies between November 3-9th. You can also check out what’s and leaving Netflix and Netflix Canada in November if you want to binge those first. Estimated reading time: 5 minutes NOTE: Titles without a 🇺🇸 or 🇨🇦 designation […]

Devoxx Belgium 2023 – AMIS Technology Blog | Oracle

At the beginning of this month, I attended the Devoxx Belgium 2023 event in Antwerp. And there was something to celebrate because it was the 20th edition. In this article I gathered some practical information about the event, and the sessions that were held. Perhaps this gives you more insight in what you can expect […]