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Telegram introduces new features: Slow mode switch, custom titles, comments widget and much more!

Last week, the team at Telegram, the messaging app, introduced new features for group admins and users. These features include Slow Mode switch, custom...

Uber goes on a hiring freeze in its engineering teams after a painful second-quarter...

Uber has stopped recruiting new candidates for its engineering teams in U.S and Canada after reporting the largest-ever quarterly loss of $5.4 billion in...

How Data Privacy awareness is changing how companies do business

Not so long ago, data privacy was a relatively small part of business operations at some companies. They paid attention to it to a...
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Facebook must face privacy class action lawsuit, loses facial recognition appeal, U.S. Court of...

The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals issued its ruling on Thursday that Facebook users in Illinois can sue the company over face recognition...
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StockX confirms a data breach impacting 6.8 million customers

StockX, an online marketplace for buying and selling sneakers, suffered a major data breach in May impacting 6.8 million customers. Records leaked included names,...
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DeepCode, the AI startup for code review, raises $4M seed funding; will be free...

Today, Deepcode, the tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to help developers write better code, raised $4M in seed funding to expand it’s machine...
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Facebook research suggests chatbots and conversational AI are on the verge of empathizing with...

Last week, the Facebook AI research team published a progress report on dialogue research that is fundamentally building more engageable and personalized AI systems. According...

BlazingSQL, a GPU-accelerated SQL engine built on top of RAPIDS, is now open source

Yesterday, the BlazingSQL team open-sourced BlazingSQL under the Apache 2.0 license. It is a lightweight, GPU-accelerated SQL engine built on top of the RAPIDS.ai...

Apple plans to suspend Siri response grading process due to privacy issues

Last month, the Guardian reported that Apple contractors regularly listen to confidential medical information, drug deals, and personal recordings of couples, as part of...
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Intel’s 10th gen 10nm ‘Ice Lake’ processor offers AI apps, new graphics and best...

After a long wait, Intel has officially launched its first 10th generation core processors, code-named ‘Ice Lake’. The first batch contains 11 highly integrated...

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Nmap 7.80 releases with a new Npcap Windows packet capture driver...

On August 10, Gordon Lyon, the creator of Nmap announced the release of Nmap 7.80 during the recently concluded DefCon 2019 in Las Vegas....

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Stripe’s ‘Negative Emissions Commitment’ to pay for removal and sequestration of...

Yesterday, Stripe, the online payments platform provider, announced a phenomenal initiative of ‘Negative Emissions Commitment’. According to the commitment, Stripe will pay for the...

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