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Introducing Spleeter, a Tensorflow based python library that extracts voice and sound from any...

On Monday, Deezer, a French online music streaming service, released Spleeter which is a music separation engine.  It comes in the form of a...

Introducing PostgREST, a REST API for any PostgreSQL database written in Haskell

Written in Haskell, PostgREST is a standalone web server that enables you to turn your existing PostgreSQL database into a RESTful API. It offers...
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DeepMind AI’s AlphaStar achieves Grandmaster level in StarCraft II with 99.8% efficiency

Earlier this year in January, Google’s DeepMind AI AlphaStar had defeated two professional players, TLO and MaNa, at StarCraft II, a real-time strategy game....
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Netflix open sources Polynote, an IDE-like polyglot notebook with Scala support, Apache Spark integration,...

Last week, Netflix announced the open source launch of Polynote which is a polyglot notebook. It comes with a full scale Scala support, Apache...
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Linux Foundation introduces strict telemetry data collection and usage policy for all its projects

Last week, the Linux Foundation introduced a new policy around the collection and usage of telemetry data. As per this new policy all linux...

MongoDB is partnering with Alibaba

Tensions between the U.S. and China have been frosty at best where trade is concerned. But MongoDB, based partly in Palo Alto in the...
Google

Are we entering the quantum computing era? Google’s Sycamore achieves ‘quantum supremacy’ while IBM...

Two days ago, Google astonished many people around the world with claims that they have achieved a major milestone in quantum computing, one which...
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PostGIS 3.0.0 releases with raster support as a separate extension

Last week, the PostGIS development team released PostGIS 3.0.0. This release works with PostgreSQL 9.5-12 and GEOS >= 3.6. If developers are using postgis_sfcgal...
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OpenAI’s AI robot hand learns to solve a Rubik Cube using Reinforcement learning and...

A team of OpenAI researchers shared their research of training neural networks to solve a Rubik’s Cube with a human-like robot hand. The researchers...
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Facebook releases PyTorch 1.3 with named tensors, PyTorch Mobile, 8-bit model quantization, and more

Yesterday, at the PyTorch Developer Conference, Facebook announced the release of PyTorch 1.3. This release comes with three experimental features: named tensors, 8-bit model...

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Red Hat open sources Project Quay container registry

Yesterday, Red Hat introduced the open source Project Quay container registry, which is the upstream project representing the code that powers Red Hat Quay...

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