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Red Hat acquiring agile and cloud-native development tools provider, Codenvy

USA: Red Hat is set to acquire Codenvy, a provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications. Historically, software engineers have spent more time each week on administration and other tasks,

NVIDIA to train 100K developers on deep learning in 2017

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NVIDIA plans to train 100,000 developers on deep learning artificial intelligence this year to meet surging demand for expertise in the field of AI. Through its NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute, the chip company will escalate its training by tenfold (compared to 2016)

Google starts ‘Solve for India’ program to energize entrepreneurs and developers in tier II cities

BANGALORE, INDIA: Internet today provides an opportunity to everyone to pursue their passion and create solutions to solve for the real problems of India. For instance, Jaipur based Nishant Patni’s Hello English app has helped 95 lakh Indian natives learn

Facebook launches an AR-powered platform for developers

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At Facebook F8 conference, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled his vision for Augmented Reality (AR). Enabling developers to build AR tools for the camera and bring people together in new ways, Facebook launched an AR-powered platform for developers to encourage augmented reality

Facebook’s F8 developer conference: Everything you need to know

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As expected, Facebook unveiled a slew of new features and updates during its big F8 developer conference, 2017. From an all-new AR developer platform to group chatbots to a new virtual reality experience for its main platform itself, here is a recap of

Slack launches new message menus to boost workflow tools

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Slack, the team chat app which now has over 5 million daily active users, is launching new in-message drop-down menus designed to help its users better connect with apps they need at work. With new message menus, apps integrated with

Apple launches its first App Accelerator in India to foster the developer ecosystem

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Standing true to the promises made by CEO Tim Cook last year, Apple has launched its first App Accelerator in Bangalore. Aimed at supporting engineering talent and accelerate growth in India’s iOS developer community, the accelerator program will provide best

After Android, Google open-sources the iOS Chrome code into Chromium

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After allowing developers to create new mobile browsers through the open-sourced Chromium version for Android, Google has added the iOS Chrome code into Chromium, letting anyone examine, modify, and compile the project. Google has announced that the code for Chrome

Microsoft acquires 3D optimization platform Simplygon

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Barely days after acquiring deep learning startup Maluuba, Microsoft has announced a new purchase- Simplygon, a Swedish startup that develops 3D-optimization solutions for game developers and other industries that need to visualise 3D data. “Simplygon’s technology and talent will strengthen

Flock now allows developers build custom apps & bots on its messaging platform

BANGALORE, INDIA: Team messaging app, Flock releases its platform, FlockOS- a chat operating system onto which developers can now build customized apps, bots and integrations on Flock. They can either use them within their organization, or publish it on Flock’s App Store, making

SAP brings new IoT application services for faster IoT development

BARCELONA, SPAIN: SAP at SAP TechEd Barcelona has introduced SAP HANA Cloud Platform, Internet of Things (IoT) service, application enablement option to help customers and partners achieve fast time to value and develop IoT solutions efficiently. The application enablement option provides Big Data management and services

Facebook Messenger version 1.3 enables advertisers to send messages directly to users

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Facebook has been continuously updating its Messenger platform. After adding end-to-end encryption and video and voice calling feature, the social networking giant has now launched the latest Messenger version 1.3 along with ‘sponsored messages’, Messenger’s first ad services. Aiming to

Android 7.1 Developer Preview now available for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Pixel C

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Google couldn’t have timed it better. Arriving in sync with Pixel release, the Android 7.1 Developer Preview is now available for the Nexus 5X, 6P, and Pixel C. If you’re already enrolled in the Android Beta Program, you should receive

Multi-skilling helps professionals grab the high-paying jobs in big data

Soma Tah As more and more working professionals are looking for career advancement, a dominant trend of upskilling and multi-skilling is quite prevalent in the IT industry today. Multi-skilling refers to acquiring different skill sets in a particular domain. From

Are Indian developers ready to use PaaS?

Anil Chopra App developers are critical not only for e-commerce firms but also for traditional industries like retail, healthcare, BFSI and telecom. They are the prime movers for business, as companies focus on Apps to connect with their consumers via

Google to acquire API technology & services provider Apigee

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Google has announced that it will acquire Apigee, the API technology and services provider for enterprises and developers, to further strengthen its cloud offerings. Founded in 2004 by Raj Singh, Apigee is based out of Palo Alto. The transaction is

Chrome apps to say goodbye to Windows, Mac & Linux

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Google will gradually phase out support for Chrome apps on every platform except for Chrome OS. Beginning later this year, new Chrome apps will be available only to Chrome OS users and won’t be accessible on Windows, Mac, and Linux

IBM to develop MobileFirst for iOS apps in Bangalore now

BANGALORE, INDIA: To help clients with mobile-led, digital transformations on the iOS platform, IBM today unveiled a new IBM MobileFirst for iOS Garage in Bangalore. It will serve as a global development hub for iOS apps and work with existing

Google releases beta of Cloud Natural Language API

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Google has announced the public beta launch of its Cloud Natural Language API, a new service that provides developers access to Google-powered sentiment analysis, entity recognition, and syntax analysis. The new Cloud Natural Language API which would be joining Google’s

Niti Aayog, Intel India come together to launch first 10 Atal Tinker Labs

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Aiming to inculcate creativity, curiosity and imagination among growing minds, Niti Aayog on Tuesday signed a two-year statement of intent (SOI) with tech giant Intel India to set up the first 10 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs) in the country. The