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Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft launches next version of its deep learning framework, Cognitive Toolkit 2.0 beta, with Python support   —  Microsoft today is announcing the beta launch of version 2.0 of its open-source deep learning framework.  Until now, the software has been called Computational Network Toolkit …
Oct 25, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft says Azure revenue increased by 116% YoY in the most recent quarter, as compute usage doubles   —  Microsoft today said that its Azure public cloud saw its revenue go up 116 percent year over year in the quarter that ended on September 30.  Compute usage also doubled year over year, Microsoft said.
Oct 20, 2016, 4:38 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Google, Facebook, Pacific Light Cable Network partner to lay undersea cable between LA and Hong Kong which will transfer data at 120 terabits/sec, open in 2018   —  Google said today that it's working with Facebook and China Soft Power Technology Holdings subsidiary Pacific Light Data Communication …
Oct 12, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Google says 20M+ students are using Chromebooks worldwide, up from 10M a year ago   —  Google today released a new statistic about the use of Chromebooks — specifically in the context of education.  —  Now more than 20 million students use Chromebooks “to create, collaborate and communicate …
Oct 5, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Google unveils $129 Google Wi-Fi modular router, with packs of three available for $299; pre-orders open in November, will ship in December   —  At a press event in San Francisco today, Google announced a completely new product, the Google Wifi router.  The introduction comes a few weeks …
Oct 4, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Skymind, a company developing an open-source deep learning framework meant to be integrated into companies' existing architectures, closes $3M seed round   —  Skymind, a startup that promotes the use of the Deeplearning4j open-source software for deep learning — a type of artificial intelligence …
Sep 29, 2016, 4:35 AMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Twitter rolls out the ability to create and curate Moments for all users via the web app, coming soon to mobile   —  Twitter Moments — those collections of tweets about certain subjects, often the ones that are in the news and are being discussed by lots of users — now make a lot more sense.
Sep 28, 2016, 12:40 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
SAP officially announces acquisition of big data startup Altiscale   —  SAP today issued a statement confirming what some people have known for weeks: its acquisition of Altiscale, a startup that offers cloud-based versions of the Hadoop and Spark open source software for storing, processing …
Sep 27, 2016, 7:50 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Google Translate now converts Chinese into English with neural machine translation   —  Google today is announcing that web and mobile versions of Google Translate are now using a new neural machine translation system for all translations from Chinese into English — and the app conducts those translations about 18 million times a day.
Sep 27, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft is killing Yammer Enterprise plan in January 2017, will start integrating Office 365 Groups first   —  Microsoft today provided new information about how it will be integrating Office 365 Groups into its Yammer enterprise-focused social network.  The Yammer Enterprise service tier will be going away on January 1, 2017.
Sep 27, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context

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