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Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Xilinx debuts ACAP, a platform aiming to make chips more flexible than traditional FPGAs for a range of apps by enabling hardware and software programmability   —  After four years of work, Xilinx is announcing today its adaptive computer acceleration platform (ACAP), which is a new kind …
Mar 20, 2018, 8:55 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Pay now lets you use prepaid public transport passes, starting in Las Vegas   —  Google has announced a new service that lets travelers use Google Pay in conjunction with prepaid virtual travel passes.  —  Google revealed in January that it was combining Android Pay and Google Wallet under …
Mar 19, 2018, 4:15 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Streetbees raises $12M Series A led by Atomico for its conversational market research app that pays users to complete surveys   —  Market research is an age-old method of garnering feedback from consumer target markets.  Today, it's estimated to be a $45 billion global industry.
Mar 17, 2018, 10:35 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Android Security 2017 Year in Review: 60.3% of potentially harmful Android apps were detected via machine learning, Play Protect reviews 50B+ apps every day   —  Google released its Android Security 2017 Year in Review report today, the fourth installment of the company's attempt to educate …
Mar 15, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Firefox 59 arrives with faster page load times, better private browsing, and option to block sites from asking to send notifications or access device's location   —  Mozilla today launched Firefox 59 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android.  The release builds on Firefox Quantum, which the company calls …
Mar 13, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Fitbit launches its second mainstream smartwatch, Versa, for $200, and the first fitness wearable for kids, Ace, for $100; both available for preorder today   —  Fitbit has announced new wearables Fitbit Versa, which runs the upcoming Fitbit OS 2.0, and Fitbit Ace.  Both are available for preorder today.
Mar 13, 2018, 9:20 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
A year after its launch, Microsoft says Teams is used by 200K organizations and will soon have support for Cortana and inline message translation   —  Microsoft has never shared how many individuals are using Teams, its chat-based collaboration tool that's part of Office 365 and competes …
Mar 12, 2018, 10:35 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
McAfee acquires Canada-based VPN provider TunnelBear, is likely to integrate it into its Safe Connect VPN service   —  McAfee announced that it has acquired Canada-based virtual private network (VPN) company TunnelBear.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Mar 8, 2018, 10:35 AMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / VentureBeat:
Microsoft updates Azure services for SQL Server, MySQL, and PostgreSQL   —  Microsoft announced a smorgasbord of updates to its Azure cloud platform today, primarily aimed at helping companies migrate database workloads to its datacenters.  These workloads are typically mission critical …
Mar 7, 2018, 2:55 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Gboard adds supports for 20 new languages including traditional and simplified Chinese and Korean, bringing total to 300+ languages for 74% of world population   —  Google is adding more than 20 new languages to its Gboard virtual keyboard app, including Chinese (traditional and simplified) and Korean.
Mar 6, 2018, 3:05 PMIn context

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