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Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Citrix says it acquired Sapho, which makes micro-apps for team collaboration apps like Slack, for $200M in an all cash deal; Sapho has raised $27.9M   —  Citrix Systems today announced it acquired Sapho in an all-cash $200 million deal, a Citrix spokesperson told VentureBeat in an email.
Nov 15, 2018, 3:10 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
GitHub says it now hosts over 100M repositories and supports 31M developers, who collectively have created over 1.1B contributions   —  Source code management and developer collaboration platform GitHub today announced users have now created 100 million repositories.
Nov 9, 2018, 4:45 AMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Samsung says it will open its Bixby assistant to third-party developers through an SDK and roll out support for five new languages   —  Samsung today announced the launch of a toolkit for businesses and third-party developers to create voice apps compatible with intelligent assistant Bixby.
Nov 7, 2018, 1:37 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Amazon says Alexa can now give information about federal and gubernatorial elections and that it is working with AP and Ballotpedia for poll times and results   —  Amazon today announced a series of updates to Alexa's knowledge base so the intelligent assistant can deliver helpful information ahead of …
Oct 31, 2018, 5:50 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Google debuts $25M AI Impact Challenge, a contest to support projects for social good, similar to other tech giants' efforts, like Microsoft's $50M AI for Earth   —  Google AI today announced the AI for Social Good initiative, an ongoing project to apply core AI research and engineering efforts …
Oct 29, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
GitHub debuts Actions for devs to automate workflows and build, share, and execute code inside containers, security alerts for Java and .NET projects, and more   —  The GitHub code repository, which has been used by 31 million developers around the world in the past year …
Oct 16, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Workplace by Facebook introduces Safety Check and multi-company chat groups and video calls for up to 50 people   —  Facebook today announced that its Workplace by Facebook and messaging app Work Chat will now support conversations across companies for chat, voice calls, and video calls with up to 50 people.
Oct 9, 2018, 2:56 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Facebook launches PyTorch 1.0 with integrations for Google Cloud, AWS, and Azure Machine Learning   —  Facebook today announced the release of deep learning framework PyTorch 1. in developer preview, which includes a series of tools and integrations to make it more compatible with popular services …
Oct 2, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Pymetrics, which uses a combination of neuroscience and AI to create games that companies use to evaluate candidates they are recruiting, raises $40M Series B   —  Pymetrics today announced it has raised $40 million to expand its work using a combination of neuroscience and artificial intelligence …
Sep 28, 2018, 1:40 PMIn context
Khari Johnson / VentureBeat:
Microsoft unveils AI for Humanitarian Action, a $40M five-year initiative to support devs making tools focusing on refugees, disaster response, and human rights   —  Microsoft today introduced the AI for Humanitarian Action initiative, a $40 million, 5-year plan to support developers interested …
Sep 24, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context

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