Enterprise

Microsoft beats expectations yet again on the back of booming cloud business

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Microsoft beat expectations yet again posting much better profits in its fiscal fourth quarter than expected, thanks to strong Cloud performance. The Redmond-based company reported non-GAAP revenue of $24.7 billion and GAAP earnings per share of $0.83 (and non-GAAP earnings per

Apple launches an online journal focused on machine learning

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Apple has launched a new blog- Machine Learning Journal, for highlighting its research in the area of artificial intelligence. The Cupertino giant plans to publish academic-style papers looking at new applications and techniques in machine learning. “Here, you can read

Google Search app gets personalized news feed

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Google has announced a new personalized news feed for its app, offering a stream of content based on the user’s search history and the topics they follow. The feed will appear in its official Android and iOS app. The news

HMD Global CEO Arto Nummela calls it quit

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HMD Global, the new home of Nokia phones has announced that its CEO Arto Nummela has left the company with immediate effect. The company did not share why Nummela is leaving the company but said that the decision was mutual. Florian

Facebook may be planning subscription-based news service

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If you are used to getting insights into what is happening around the world with Facebook, your news consumption habits are about to be changed. Facebook could begin testing a paywall for subscription based news service as early as October,

Apple’s iPhone manufacturers file counter suit against Qualcomm over patent fees

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It could well be called a season of lawsuits in the Silicon Valley. From Apple vs Qualcomm to Uber vs Waymo, legal battles are making daily headlines in the tech industry. Well, here we are talking about the never-ending legal fight

Alphabet Inc’s Google Glass gets a second life

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Alphabet Inc, the parent company of Google and several of former Google subsidiaries, has resurrected Google Glass. It has brought Google Glass back from the dead. The second iteration of Google Glass has been tested and deployed across many factories

Facebook fights fake news by disabling modified links previews

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Facebook has started implementing a new feature that can prevent fake news from circulating on the social media. To combat the menace of fake news, Facebook is removing the ability to modify shared link previews on Facebook. This means that non-publisher

Amazon Spark is an Instagram inspired shopping feed of stories and photos

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Amazon has launched a new feature called Spark aimed at improving product discovery, which is seemingly inspired by Instagram and to an extent by Pinterest too. The iOS only app is available in the “Programs & Features” tab on the app, where

Google launches Hire to help businesses recruit talent

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Google has launched Hire, a new tool that lets businesses more easily organize and document the recruitment process. Hire is built on G Suite and lets employers track candidates’ contact information, resume, calendar invites, and allow business partners to share feedback within

Apple may tie up with HCL Infosystems for stronger retail presence

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Apple is looking to tie up with Shiv Nadar’s HCL Infosystems to increase its presence in the retail market especially in smaller towns, according to an Economic Times report. Citing a company official, the report said that the deal is

Tesla adds James Murdoch and Linda Johnson Rice to its board of directors

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Tesla has announced that it has added two new independent directors to its board including 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch and Linda Johnson Rice- the CEO of Johnson Publishing Company and Ebony Media Operations. The appointments expand Tesla’s board to

When is it ok to fail?

Sholom Weglein With a history going back to 2008, DevOps has been around for a while.

WeWork is expanding to Japan in partnership with SoftBank

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WeWork would be launching its co-working spaces in Japan thanks to a joint venture with SoftBank.

Google Fiber CEO Gregory McCray resigns after five months of service

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Alphabet high-speed internet business is once again without a CEO as its leader, Gregory McCray has

IBM’s new Z14 mainframe brings end-to-end encryption to all your data

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In the wake of ‘global epidemic of data breaches,’ IBM has announced that its latest IBM Z14 mainframe computer

Uber acquires social product studio Swipe Labs

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Uber Technologies has acqui-hired Swipe Labs, the social product studio run by Marwan Roushdy. Marwan Roushdy

Digitization puts the focus back on open source solutions, says Talend

Soma Tah With a rising volume of data arising from mobile, social, cloud and IoT sources,

Facebook’s new feature lets you create your own animated GIF image

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In today’s world, emojis are vital to any communication. Emojis and animated GIF are the most

Google now lets you make salon bookings through Maps and Search

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Earlier this year, Google had introduced a new feature allowing customers to reserve their spot in