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Outage plagues Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp ahead of Black Friday Sale, throwing users and...

Yesterday, (on 20th November) Facebook and its subsidiary services- Instagram and Whatsapp- went down for users around UK, Europe, and the US. This is...
mobile microphones

Mozilla introduces LPCNet: A DSP and deep learning-powered speech synthesizer for lower-power devices

Yesterday, Mozilla’s Emerging Technologies group introduced a new project called LPCNet, which is a WaveRNN variant. LPCNet aims to improve the efficiency of speech...
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BuzzFeed Report: Google’s sexual misconduct policy “does not apply retroactively to claims already compelled...

On 8th November, Google updated its sexual misconduct policy in response to the #GoogleWalkout that protested the discrimination, racism, and sexual harassment that employees...
Flat Earth

Is the YouTube algorithm’s promoting of #AlternativeFacts like Flat Earth having a real-world impact?

It has not been long since the Logan Paul controversy hit the internet and people criticized YouTube algorithms and complained that they were still...
human brain and AI

Facebook AI researchers investigate how AI agents can develop their own conceptual shared language

In a paper published earlier this month, a team of AI researchers at Facebook have been looking closely at how AI agents ‘understand’ images...
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RedisGraph v1.0 released, benchmarking proves its 6-600 times faster than existing graph databases

RedisGraph was released in beta mode six months ago. On the 14th of November, RedisLabs announced the general availability of RedisGraph v1.0. RedisGraph is a...
collaboration model project

Verizon hosted Ericsson 2018 OSS/BSS User Group with a ‘Quest For Easy’ theme

On 14th and 15th November, Verizon hosted the Ericsson’s 2018 OSS/BSS (Operations Support Systems/ Business Support Systems) user Group conference. The theme of the...

Introducing EuclidesDB, a multi-model machine learning feature database

Yesterday, EuclidesDB, a multi-model machine learning feature database released its v0.1. EuclidesDB 0.1 is tightly coupled with PyTorch and provides a backend for including...

Tim Cook criticizes Google for their user privacy scandals but admits to taking billions...

In September, Goldman Sachs estimated that almost $9 billion dollar revenue is coming to Apple from Google for being the built-in search engine on...
Data Safe Box

FoundationDB 6.0.15 releases with multi-region support and seamless failover management

The FoundationDB team released version 6.0.15 of its distributed, NoSQL database, yesterday. FoundationDB 6.0.15 explores new features such as multi-region support, seamless failover management,...

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Apple has quietly acquired privacy-minded AI startup Silk Labs, reports Information

According to a report by Information, Apple has quietly acquired AI Startup Silk Labs earlier this year. The report of this acquisition has only...

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