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Anna Hensel / VentureBeat:
Report: warehouse and storage jobs increase 30% two years after a county hosts an Amazon fulfillment center, but overall jobs see no increase; Amazon disagrees   —  How great an effect a tech company has when it moves into a new town comes down to one thing: jobs.
Feb 3, 2018, 11:35 PMIn context
Jeremy Horwitz / VentureBeat:
Google releases YouTube TV app for Apple TV and select Roku devices for $35/month, bundling over 50 channels with option to separately purchase more   —  As announced with a tease on Twitter, Google has just released an Apple TV client for YouTube TV, providing owners of the fourth-generation Apple TV …
Feb 1, 2018, 8:25 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
StatCounter data shows Windows 10 has overtaken Windows 7 in usage share for the first time with 42.8% vs. 41.7%, around 30 months after Windows 10's launch   —  Windows 10 has overtaken Windows 7 in usage share.  The milestone was reached some 29 months after the latest and greatest operating system …
Feb 1, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft's Q2 productivity revenue up 25% YoY to $9B, Intelligent Cloud revenue up 15% YoY to $7.8B, personal computing revenue up 2% YoY to $12.2B   —  Microsoft today reported earnings for its second fiscal quarter of 2018, including revenue of $28.9 billion, net income of $7.5 billion …
Jan 31, 2018, 4:32 PMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google Flights says it will use historical data and AI to predict when planes may be delayed   —  Google has announced two new features for its flight-booking search service.  —  Using historical flight status data, Google Flights will now try to predict when flights will be delayed …
Jan 31, 2018, 10:50 AMIn context
Blair Hanley Frank / VentureBeat:
Astound announces $11.5M Series A and launches out of stealth to help large enterprises automate employee service requests using AI   —  EXCLUSIVE:  —  A new startup called Astound emerged from stealth today with a big vision: to cut down on service requests using artificial intelligence to drive automation.
Jan 31, 2018, 12:55 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google says it removed 700,000+ apps from the Play Store last year for policy violations, up 70% YoY, credits new machine learning techniques for the increase   —  Google today shared details of Google Play's efforts to protect Android users with its teams of engineers, policy experts …
Jan 30, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Pinterest hires Chuck Rosenberg, Google's computer vision research lead, to be the company's head of computer vision and lead its visual search engineering team   —  Pinterest today announced it has hired Google computer vision research lead Chuck Rosenberg to be the company's head …
Jan 30, 2018, 1:28 PMIn context
Bérénice Magistretti / VentureBeat:
Next Trucking, which matches shippers and truck carriers through an online marketplace, raises $21M Series B led by Sequoia Capital   —  Next Trucking, which matches shippers and truck carriers through an online marketplace, announced today that it has raised $21 million in funding, in a round led by Sequoia Capital.
Jan 30, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Microsoft Teams gets tighter app integration, revamped command box, slash commands, and a new Store where you can search for apps by name or integration type   —  Microsoft is doubling down on app support in Microsoft Teams, its chat-based collaboration tool that competes with Facebook's Workplace and Slack.
Jan 29, 2018, 12:36 PMIn context

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