Key duplication service KeyMe has raised $50 million in fuding from NYC-based asset manager BlackRock, bringing its total funding north of $150 million.
In a research paper, IBM detailed an AI technique that cuts down automatic speech recognition model training time from a week to roughly 11 hours.
At Google Cloud Next 2019, Google launched Document Understanding AI and Contact Center AI in beta, plus Vision Product Search in general availability.
Google today debuted a slew of new features aimed at analytics workloads, including Cloud Data Fusion, connected sheets in BigQuery, and Data Catalog.
Google introduced two new classes for AutoML, its service that uses AI to create AI: AutoML Video and AutoML Tables. Both debuted today at Cloud Next.
At Cloud Next 2019, Google announced Cloud SQL for Microsoft SQL Server, Cloud Bigtable, Cloud multi-region replication, and SQL for PostgreSQL version 11.
Google’s Cloud Code extends two Integrated Development Environments (IDEs), IntelliJ and Visual Studio Code, to cloud-native Kubernetes applications.
Google introduced a new archive class designed for long-term data retention, as well as Cloud Firestore improvements and more.
Today at its Summit Las Vegas conference, Atlassian announced a host of new features heading to products across its portfolio.
Android phones can now double as a Fast Identity Online (FIDO) security key for signing into personal and work Google accounts.
Google today introduced Policy Intelligence, which uses machine learning to automate best practices for cloud governance related to identity management.
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Google today debuted AI Platform, a tool for data scientists to test, build, and deploy AI models, at the Cloud Next conference in San Francisco.
Cybersecurity provider RedSeal has attracted a substantial equity investment from Symphony Technology Group (STG), it announced.
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Researchers at Google Brain have devised a machine learning system that predicts future code edits based on edit histories.
Clearpath Robotics’ new autonomous warehouse rover — the Otto 750 — can carry large and medium payloads weighing up to 750 kilograms.
In a paper, scientists at Amazon’s Alexa division describe a transfer learning method that makes it easier to add support for new languages to AI systems.
Deep Lens, a Columbus, Ohio-based startup developing a precision medicine software suite, has raised $14 million in funding.
Bitglass, a Campbell, California-based startup developing a cloud service that helps to protect corporate data, has raised $70 million in fresh capital.
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Microsoft made Visual Studio Code available for Linux as a Snap, supporting the containerized software package and seamless auto-updates for Linux users.
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Amazon has created a HIPAA-eligible environment for health care-related Alexa skills to share sensitive patient data or schedule doctor appointments.
Scientists from Amazon’s Alexa Seech group say they used a million hours of unlabeled data and semi-supervised learning to lower speech recognition errors.
Ubisoft Winnipeg’s Darryl Long details how his studio uses AI and cloud computing to help the French publisher make massive games — quicker and better.
Google today launched Android Q Beta 2 for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, and the official Android Emulator.
Researchers describe in a paper a data augmentation technique that improves the accuracy of automatic snore sound classification systems for sleep apnea.
Researchers at Amazon’s Alexa division have developed a technique that improves the speech recognition performance of systems on hardware with fewer mics.
Productiv, a SaaS-tracking startup founded by former Google Analytics lead Jody Shapiro, today emerged from stealth with $8 million in funding.
Researchers at MIT CSAIL have devised a machine learning algorithm that’s highly adept at predicting patterns in large data streams.
Amazon’s cosponsored NSF solicitation is fueling debate among academics over the role of corporations in computer science research.
In Google’s latest Android Security & Privacy Year in Review, it reports that Google Play Protect cut harmful Android app installs by 20 percent in 2018.
Microsoft has no clear use case for its AI assistant Cortana. The company either needs to figure one out, or send her back to the Halo universe.
Microsoft Outlook’s new AI-driven features recommend meeting times and places and collate content relevant to upcoming and past meetings in one place.
Amazon’s new Alexa for Business Blueprints feature lets employees submit organizational apps for approval by an IT manager.