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Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google's Project Fi now caps data bills at $60, entering the crowded market of “unlimited data” plans, will throttle speeds at 15GB   —  Google's Project Fi cell service never played the “unlimited data” game that most carriers in the U.S. like to play (and which is never truly unlimited).
Jan 17, 2018, 3:35 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google launches Cloud AutoML, a service to build image recognition and other custom AI models for developers, including those with no ML expertise   —  Google today announced the alpha launch of AutoML Vision, a new service that helps developers — including those with no machine learning …
Jan 17, 2018, 9:10 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google to start rolling out Assistant this week to US users of Android Auto, which currently uses older Google Now-like tech for speech-based queries   —  It's no secret that for Google, this year's CES is all about the Google Assistant.  One Google product where the Assistant …
Jan 9, 2018, 7:30 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Cloud announces Preemptible GPUs in beta at 50% discount, says they can only be used for 24 hours and may be shut down with no more than a 30-sec warning   —  Google Cloud today announced the launch of preemptible GPUs.  Like Google's preemptible VMs (and AWS's comparable spot instances) …
Jan 4, 2018, 11:35 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google says it's bringing Assistant to tablets running Android 6.0+ and phones running Android 5.0+ in US, UK, India, Australia, and elsewhere   —  The Google Assistant, Google's take on Siri, Cortana and Alexa without the approachable name, has long been available on most modern phones and tablets.
Dec 13, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Marketing tech company Zeta Global acquires commenting service Disqus, source says for ~$90M   —  Marketing tech company Zeta Global is making good use of its recent $140 million Series F funding round.  After acquiring Boomtrain earlier this year, the company today announced it has acquired Disqus …
Dec 5, 2017, 9:05 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Amazon announces Rekognition Video, which uses machine learning to analyze uploaded and real-time video streams   —  Amazon's AWS division today expanded its line-up of pre-trained machine learning tools with the launch of Amazon Rekognition Video.  This new service works for both batch uploads …
Nov 29, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Amazon announces AWS support for Kubernetes on top of its Elastic Container Service   —  AWS today announced its long-awaited support for the Kubernetes container orchestration system on top of its Elastic Container Service (ECS).  Kubernetes has, of course, become something of a de facto standard for container orchestration.
Nov 29, 2017, 11:57 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Amazon introduces AWS EC2 bare metal instances in public preview, giving customers direct access to hardware   —  AWS, Amazon's cloud computing division, today announced its long-awaited bare metal instances for its EC2 service.  With bare metal, you get direct access to the hardware and access …
Nov 29, 2017, 12:40 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
AWS launches AWS Secret Region for US intel agencies and their partners working with “secret” classified data, to complement its air-gapped Top Secret Region   —  Amazon today announced that its AWS cloud computing service now offers a new region that's specifically designed …
Nov 20, 2017, 3:45 PMIn context

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