The Significance of Learning Devops Course

If you want to enhance your software development skill, then this course is for you. Yes, the Devops training will groom the candidates to be the best in software development. And as well, this course will teach participants all about the basics of software development, how to use software tools to get the desired output…

Product Hunt Acquired by AngelList; Will Continue to Operate Independently

AngelList has acquired Product Hunt, the two companies announced on Thursday. Both companies will continue to operate as independent brands, they said. While neither company revealed the financial aspects of the deal, Recode cites several people familiar with the terms to report the deal was worth nearly $20 million. Product Hunt, as the name suggests,…

Apple Downshifts Driverless Vehicle Plans

Apple appears to be shifting its driverless car ambitions into a lower gear. Changes in the company’s automotive strategy have resulted in hundreds of job cuts and the shelving of plans to build a car of its own, Bloomberg reported Monday. “Project Titan” — Apple’s internal name for the automotive initiative — has a new…

Assange Lives to Leak Another Day

The status of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange grew a bit murky on Tuesday after the group accused the U.S. State Department of pressuring Ecuadorian officials to block him from posting additional emails linked to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.   The Ecuadorian foreign ministry on Tuesday acknowledged placing temporary restrictions on Assange’s access, saying in a…

New Tag Helps Google News Readers Unearth Facts

Google last week launched a Fact Check tag to help readers find fact-checking in major news stories published in the United States and the UK. Readers will see tagged articles in the expanded story box on news.google.com and in the Google News & Weather apps for iOS and Android. One factor the Google News algorithms…

Microsoft AI Beats Humans at Speech Recognition

Microsoft’s Artificial Intelligence and Research Unit earlier this week reported that its speech recognition technology had surpassed the performance of human transcriptionists. The team last month published a paper describing its system’s accuracy, said to be superior to that of IBM’s famed Watson artificial intelligence. The error rate for humans on the widely used NIST…

HTC 10 Starts Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat Update

In August, HTC announced that its HTC 10 will be the first smartphone in its lineup to get the Android 7.0 Nougat update (with the HTC Sense UI skin). The company said that the smartphone will be getting the update sometime in the fourth quarter but didn’t give any further details at the time. Now,…