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September 7, 2015, 7:50 PM

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Julia Love / Reuters:
Apple ramps up hiring of artificial intelligence experts specializing in machine learning  —  Exclusive: Apple ups hiring, but faces obstacles to making phones smarter  —  Apple has ramped up its hiring of artificial intelligence experts, recruiting from PhD programs …
Mark Gurman / 9to5Mac:
Base iPad Pro will have 64GB of storage and “monster” 12.9-inch display that can run 2 full-sized apps side by side; top model prices close to latest MacBooks  —  iPad Pro: ‘Monster screen’ runs full-sized side-by-side apps, LTE models, keyboard + stylus separate
Benjamin Mayo / 9to5Mac:
Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic praised by critics, Steve Wozniak after premiere at Telluride Film Festival  —  Review roundup: Sorkin Steve Jobs biopic receives high praise from movie critics, Wozniak likes it too  —  The official Steve Jobs biopic, written by Aaron Sorkin …
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Twitter's core product is fine for current users, but company is overvalued and has to show investors it can grow with projects like Vine, Periscope  —  Twitter's Product is F**king Fine  —  It seems all the range to write thought pieces on Twitter's product problems.
Cade Metz / Wired:
Why Facebook chose Haskell, a functional programming language that ranks 23rd in overall popularity on Github, to build its complex anti-spam system  —  Facebook's New Spam-Killer Hints at the Future of Coding  —  Louis Brandy pauses before answering, needing some extra time to choose his words.
Carmel DeAmicis / Re/code:
How some people are using carpooling via UberPool and Lyft Line as a networking and dating opportunity  —  Cruising the Carpool: Are Lyft Line and UberPool the New Tinder?  —  Mitchell, 26, uses the carpool versions of Uber and Lyft — called UberPool and Lyft Line — to meet women.
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