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Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google adds support for 39 more languages to Maps   —  Google today announced that Google Maps is getting support for 39 additional languages.  —  The newly supported languages are Afrikaans, Albanian, Amharic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Bosnian, Burmese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Estonian …
Mar 27, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Nvidia announces support for Kubernetes container orchestration on Nvidia GPUs and will contribute its GPU enhancements to the Kubernetes open source community   —  This has been a long time coming, but during his GTC keynote, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang today announced support …
Mar 27, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Cloud opens to developers its DeepMind-developed text-to-speech engine that it uses for Assistant and its Google Maps directions   —  Text-to-speech synthesis has made great strides over the course of the last few years, up to the point where many modern systems almost sound like a real person is reading a text.
Mar 27, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
MariaDB acquires Bulgaria-based big data business analytics company MammothDB for an undisclosed price; MammothDB had raised a $1.8M seed round in 2015   —  MariaDB is best known as a drop-in replacement for the popular MySQL database.  But the MariaDB Corporation, which was founded …
Mar 27, 2018, 9:25 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
GitLab brings its continuous integration/delivery features to GitHub, letting GitLab create automated builds, tests, deployments when devs push code to GitHub   —  Here is an interesting twist: GitLab, which in many ways competes with GitHub as a shared code repository service for teams …
Mar 22, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google expands its Instant Apps to games in Play Store, letting gamers get a native app experience without having to formally install anything   —  Last year, Google launched Instant Apps, a way for developers to give users a native app experience that didn't involve having to install anything.
Mar 19, 2018, 1:27 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Twilio launches Flex, a programmable contact center platform with a full graphical user interface   —  Earlier this year we reported that Twilio was going to launch a full contact center solution called Flex on March 12 — lo and behold, today is March 12 and Twilio today announced the launch …
Mar 12, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google brings Hangouts Chat, its Slack competitor, out of beta and adds it to G Suite with deeper integration with other Google and third-party tools   —  Hangouts Chat, Google's take on modern workplace communication, is now generally available and is becoming a core part of G Suite.
Feb 28, 2018, 12:13 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google releases beta of its open source Flutter SDK for building iOS and Android apps   —  Flutter is Google's open source toolkit for helping developers build iOS and Android apps.  It's not necessarily a household name yet, but it's also less than a year old and, to some degree …
Feb 27, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google Assistant expands to 7 more languages and now lets developers deep link to Android apps from Assistant Actions   —  Actions on Google, the Google Assistant's version of what Amazon calls ‘skills,’ have been around for a while, but Google today announced it is expanding the platform …
Feb 26, 2018, 11:25 AMIn context

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