New EPFL Algorithm Developed and Found in Deep Learning Software


PyTorch, an open-source machine learning library is majorly used for applications related to natural language processing (NLP) and computer vision. More so, this library is a powerful player in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning and is projected as a research-first library.

The Digital Speaker series: The Tech Journal - EP06 - Algorithmic Management


What do you get when you cross Elon Musk with Jeff Bezos? Algorithmic Management…. Hello netizens! Welcome to the Tech Journal. My name is Mark van Rijmenam, and I am The Digital Speaker. .


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Massachusetts regulators seek to revoke Robinhood's license; brokerage sues


By Nate Raymond.

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How Is Artificial Intelligence Impacting Online Retail?


Modern technology is gaining steam by the month, changing the way we live our everyday lives. Without a doubt, the field of eCommerce is no exception, with virtual assistants, bots, and artificial intelligence-powered technologies becoming an inevitable part of the online world.

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11 Email Deliverability Strategies to Reach the Inbox

With nearly 1 in 5 emails from U.S. senders failing to reach the inbox, deliverability challenges still plague senders and prevent email campaign success. Check out this deliverability guide for actionable strategies and real-world examples of companies applying smart inboxing tactics.

Facebook services back up for thousands of users after outage


(Reuters) - Facebook Inc's platforms including WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram were down for thousands of users on Thursday, according to outage tracking website

Chip shortage weighs on car sector recovery - Volkswagen CEO


FRANKFURT (Reuters) - An ongoing shortage of crucial semiconductors is the only factor weighing on a global recovery of the car sector from the coronavirus crisis, Herbert Diess, chief executive of Volkswagen AG, said on Thursday.


'Simple Photoshop': how a Pakistani counterfeiter may have aided Russian trolls


By Raphael Satter. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amid the cascade of U.S. sanctions imposed Thursday on Russian cybersecurity companies and officials alleged to be operating on behalf of the Kremlin's intelligence services, one company stood out: the Fresh Air Farm House in Karachi, Pakistan.


Stellantis supplier seeks court order to compel chip supply for Jeep plant


By Ben Klayman and Stephen Nellis. Reuters) - A federal judge in Michigan will hear arguments on Friday on whether to issue an emergency order forcing NXP Semiconductors to provide chips to a supplier of automaker Stellantis.

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Cloud computing infrastructure: Is it really as beneficial as it makes itself out to be?


At this high point in the media cycle, it might seem odd to give advice on cloud adoption. . Much of the industry, after all, regard the public cloud as an established area with well-defined practices and numerous achievements.

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Canada's Telesat takes on Musk and Bezos in space race to provide fast broadband


By Steve Scherer. OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's Telesat is racing to launch a low-earth-orbit (LEO) satellite constellation to provide high-speed global broadband from space, pitting the satellite communications firm founded in 1969 against two trailblazing billionaires, Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos.

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Use It, Save It, Or Lose It: Spring Cleaning for Information Governance

Speaker: Speakers Michelle Kirk of Georgia Pacific, Darla White of Sanofi, & Scott McVeigh of Onna

As an organization’s most valuable asset, data should be cared for and integrated, managed, archived, and deleted as appropriate. Join Onna, Georgia Pacific, and Sanofi for this on-demand webinar as they discuss proactive, practical steps for kicking off your organization's own digital cleanup.

Why Tesla’s $1.5 Billion Bitcoin Investment may Become a Watershed Moment for Adoption


Elon Musk’s company, Tesla, has confirmed that it bought $1.5

U.S. directs agencies to apply patches to Microsoft servers


By Joseph Menn. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top cybersecurity official in the White House on Tuesday directed all government agencies to urgently apply new patches for Microsoft Corp Exchange email servers to head off exploitation by hackers.

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Swedish prosecutor says Russia's GRU hacked Sweden's sports body


STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish prosecutors said on Tuesday an investigation showed that Russia's GRU military intelligence agency had carried out serious data secrecy breaches at Sweden's sports confederation in 2017 and 2018 but it was nevertheless dropping the case.

With flagship electric car, Mercedes takes fight to Tesla


By Nick Carey. LONDON (Reuters) - Daimler AG on Thursday unveiled the electric "sibling" of its flagship Mercedes-Benz S-Class luxury sedan, taking the fight to market-leader Tesla Inc in the battle for market share as electric car sales take off.

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Microsoft in talks to buy AI firm Nuance Communications for about $16 billion - Bloomberg


(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is in advanced talks to buy artificial intelligence and speech technology company Nuance Communications Inc at about $16 billion, Bloomberg News reported on Sunday. An agreement could be announced as soon as this week, Bloomberg said citing people familiar with the matter.

Report by Dresner Advisory Services: Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study

According to the 2020 Dresner Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study, embedded business intelligence is crucial for application success. This report explores the current state of BI and why application teams are increasingly choosing an embedded solution.

How Artificial Intelligence Can Boost Your Website’s Performance


Artificial Intelligence (AI) has found applications in almost every area of business and improving website performance is no exception.Using the right AI tools, you can improve your website’s user experience, site navigation, conversion rates, and so much more.But, exactly where should you start?That’s

Facebook signs first deal to buy renewable energy in India


SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Facebook has signed a deal to buy renewable energy in India from a local firm's wind power project, the social media giant's first such deal in the South Asian nation, the companies said on Thursday.


ByteDance's gaming unit Nuverse acquires C4games


BEIJING (Reuters) -China's ByteDance said on Wednesday that its gaming unit Nuverse has acquired C4games, as it seeks to further expand into the video games business.

Tesla data collected in China is kept in China, exec says


BEIJING (Reuters) - Data collected from Tesla Inc's electric cars in China is stored in China, the U.S. automaker's vice president said, after reports that China's military has banned Teslas from its facilities.

5 Tips to Advance Your Career as a Technical Recruiter

Just as the tech industry revolves around innovation, so does technical recruiting. To advance their career by attracting top candidates in a competitive landscape, modern recruiters must commit to actively adapting and advancing their hiring strategies. This step-by-step guide is designed to provide technical recruiters with tips and tricks to achieve tangible results that accelerate their recruiting efforts—and career.

South Korean 'phone maniac' won't give up his LG smartphones


SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean Ryu Hyun-soo describes himself as an "LG phone maniac" and says he won't give up his LG smartphones even though the company that makes them is getting out of the business.

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Deep Learning vs Machine Learning: How an Emerging Field Influences Traditional Computer Programming


When two different concepts are greatly intertwined, it can be difficult to separate them as distinct academic topics. That might explain why it's so difficult to separate deep learning from machine learning as a whole.

ARK buys $110 million Coinbase shares, adding to positions


(Reuters) - Celebrity stockpicker Cathie Woods' ARK funds bought more shares of Coinbase worth $110 million a day after the cryptocurrency exchange's Nasdaq debut, according to the firm's daily trade summary on Thursday.

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GM offers clues to technology aimed at slashing EV battery costs


By Paul Lienert.

The Next-Generation Cloud Data Lake: An Open, No-Copy Data Architecture

A next-gen cloud data lake architecture has emerged that brings together the best attributes of the data warehouse and the data lake. This new open data architecture is built to maximize data access with minimal data movement and no data copies.

Coinbase boss Armstrong poised to reap fruits of listing


By Anna Irrera and Tom Wilson. LONDON (Reuters) - As Coinbase Global Inc's multi-billion dollar stock market listing accelerates cryptocurrency's leap to the top table of finance, its founder and CEO Brian Armstrong is poised to reap the benefits of the company's nine-year journey.

Exclusive: Wistron shakes up India structure, management after factory troubles - sources


By Sankalp Phartiyal. NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Wistron Corp, the Taiwanese assembler of Apple Inc's iPhones, has restructured its internal setup and management ranks in India, two sources said, after an investigation last year into violence at one of its plants.

Ransomware tops U.S. cyber priorities, Homeland secretary says


By Raphael Satter. WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said on Wednesday that dealing with ransomware will be a top priority, highlighting the growing threat of the data-scrambling software.

Features to know in the upcoming Python 3.10 version


Over time, Python has become the most preferred programming language among the developers who mainly belong to the data science and machine learning fields. Python’s intuitive and unique features such as libraries, easy to learn, better productivity, and many more.

How to Foster Data Culture (with Data Intelligence Technology!)

Speaker: Aaron Kalb, Co-Founder and CDAO at Alation

Watch Aaron Kalb, co-founder and CDAO at Alation, dive into the role of technology in shaping culture and show how a modern data catalog is helping innovative enterprises create thriving data cultures. Register for the webinar today!

ARK buys another $64 million in Coinbase shares, sells $99.5 million of Tesla shares


(Reuters) - Cathie Wood’s ARK funds bought more shares of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global Inc on Friday while selling shares of electric carmaker Tesla, according to the firm's daily trade summary.

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Huawei defense to ask Canada court for delay in CFO's extradition hearings


By Moira Warburton. VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The defense team for Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, will ask a Canadian court to delay upcoming hearings in her U.S. extradition case, the court said on Friday. Meng's U.S.

Google Earth's timelapse feature puts a spotlight on climate change


(Reuters) - Google Earth on Thursday added a timelapse feature to the popular platform, providing a glimpse into how climate change, urbanization and deforestation have altered the planet over the last four decades.

SpaceX wins U.S. contract for spacecraft to send astronauts to moon: Washington Post


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - NASA has awarded Elon Musk's SpaceX a contract to build a spacecraft to fly astronauts to the moon, bypassing Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and defense contractor Dynetics Inc, the Washington Post reported on Friday. Reporting by Susan Heavey; Editing by Chris Reese).

Realizing the Benefits of Automated Machine Learning

How are organizations using machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to derive business value? Renowned author and professor Tom Davenport explains the rise of automated machine learning, its benefits, and success stories from businesses that are already using it.

GM, LG Energy Solution to build 2nd U.S. battery plant in Tennessee


By Ben Klayman. DETROIT (Reuters) -General Motors Co and South Korean joint-venture partner LG Energy Solution on Friday said they will build a second U.S. battery cell manufacturing plant, revealing plans for a $2.3 billion factory in Spring Hill, Tennessee. The planned 2.8

Russia's Yandex to launch e-grocery delivery in Paris then London


MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian internet giant Yandex is set to launch its online grocery delivery in Paris in the second quarter of this year, the company said on Friday, after strong demand in Russia during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Exclusive: Grab mulling secondary Singapore listing after SPAC merger - sources


By Anshuman Daga. SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Grab Holdings, Southeast Asia's ride-hailing to delivery giant, is considering a secondary listing in its home market of Singapore after completing a Nasdaq listing via a $40 billion SPAC merger, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Hyundai Motor Group names new chief for mobility division


SEOUL (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Group said on Friday it has formed a new mobility division to launch more service models and named an outsider as its chief following his tenure with global tech giants such as Apple Inc and Microsoft.

Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.