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Jedi: Faction in Star Wars
The Jedi are the main protagonists in the Star Wars universe, alongside the Rebel Alliance. The Jedi Order are depicted as an ancient monastic, academic, meritocratic and quasi-militaristic organization whose origin dates back approximately 25,000 years before the events of the first film released in the franchise.


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The Pentagon says Microsoft should still get its $10B JEDI contract following an investigation

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Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Following an investigation by the Pentagon, the Department of Defense says it is standing by its decision to award a $10 billion cloud computing contract to..
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Oracle loses bid for $10 billion Pentgaon JEDI cloud contract The Pentagon (US Department of Defense)

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Oracle’s efforts to get a portion of the US Department of Defense’s $10 billion JEDI cloud computing contract may finally be at an end after a US appeals court fully rejected the company’s..
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U.S. probe unable to rule out White House influence on JEDI contract awarded to Microsoft, not Amazon

The Pentagon's inspector general on Wednesday said it could not determine whether the White House influenced the award of a $10 billion contract to Microsoft Corp over Amazon after several officials..
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Pentagon to reconsider Jedi $10bn cloud contract

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The US Department of Defense is to "reconsider" its decision to award a multi-billion...
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US government $10bn Pentagon cloud contract put on hold

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Microsoft’s $10 billion contract to modernise the cloud computing systems at the Pentagon has been put on hold after a federal judge ruled in favour of an appeal from competitor Amazon. Amazon asked..
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Amazon wins injunction in US government contract fight

A US judge hits pause on the "Jedi" contract after a challenge from Amazon.
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Siding With Amazon, Judge Halts Work on Microsoft’s JEDI Contract

The judge ordered work to stop on a cloud-computing contract for the Pentagon until Amazon’s legal challenge was resolved. - Published

U.S. judge orders temporary halt to Microsoft's work on Pentagon's JEDI contract

A U.S. judge on Thursday granted Inc's request for a preliminary injunction to pause the U.S. Department of Defense and Microsoft Corp from moving forward on an up-to-$10 billion cloud..
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Amazon demands Trump testify on Pentagon contract

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Amazon is seeking testimony from US President Donald Trump and other top officials about how the tech giant was shut out of a $10 billion US military cloud computing contract, according to court..
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Amazon to seek order to block Microsoft from working on DoD's JEDI contract Inc will ask a judge to temporarily block Microsoft Corp from working on a $10 billion cloud contract from the Pentagon, a court filing showed on Monday.
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Hollywood cheers 'Rise of Skywalker' at film's world premiere

Droids rolled down a blue carpet and stormtroopers kept order at the world premiere on Monday of "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker", the ninth and final movie episode in the sci-fi fable of a..
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Hollywood celebrates closing 'Star Wars' chapter at world premiere

Colorful droids and armor-clad stormtroopers rubbed shoulders with Hollywood VIPs on Monday at the world premiere of "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker," the ninth and final movie episode in the sci-fi..
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Cameron Monaghan feels the Force

"Shameless" and "Gotham" star Cameron Monaghan plays a Jedi in new video game, "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order." (Nov. 22) - Published

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Review – The Force Is Strong With This One

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Pentagon Awarded JEDI$10 billion cloud computing deal to Microsoft

The US Government has awarded JEDI cloud contract to Microsoft for $10 billion. The US department of defense already has confirmed this deal & associated this contract with the name of Joint Enterprise..
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Microsoft: 'appreciate' winning JEDI contract - statement

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Microsoft Wins Pentagon’s $10 Billion JEDI Contract, Thwarting Amazon

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Return of the Jedi: Ewan McGregor to reprise role as Obi-Wan Kenobi

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The Star Wars actor will return in a Disney+ series about the Jedi master – a role he first played in The Phantom Menace Ewan McGregor’s eagerness to return to the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi, the..
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Amazon, Microsoft Dig In For Bidding War As Pentagon Vows 'Swift Review' Of War Cloud Deal

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Pentagon-Amazon or Microsoft Jedi deal held up

The Department of Defense had been expected to award the contract to Amazon or Microsoft this month.
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Pentagon puts $10 billion JEDI contract on hold after Trump suggests it favored Amazon

The Pentagon has decided to put on hold its decision to award a $10 billion cloud computing contract after President Donald Trump said his administration was examining Inc's bid following..
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UK's Boris Johnson: I am like a lightsaber-wielding Jedi Knight

Boris Johnson, the favorite to become Britain's next prime minister, said he identified closely with the Jedi Knights - the lightsaber-wielding mythical warrior monks of the Star Wars movies.
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ShowBiz Minute: R. Kelly, Star Wars, Lauren

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