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Intel Movidius: What Is a Neural Compute Stick and Why Would You Want One?

Building on technology acquired through its purchase of Movidius last year, Intel has launched a USB tool and software developer kit designed to help developers add deep-learning capabilities to a wide range of "edge" devices. The Movidius Neural C.....»»

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Facebook Placing Ads in Growing Number of Places

Facebook has a cash cow. It's called News Feed, and for the past five years, it has been the company's core moneymaker and source of revenue growth. But there is a problem looming: Facebook has been saying for the past year that it is running out of.....»»

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Lyft Dives Into Autonomous Vehicles with Level 5

Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars. The San Francisco-based ride-hailing service says it.....»»

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Inside AlphaBay"s World of Drugs, Guns and Hacking Tools

Two so-called "dark Web" sites dedicated to illegal drug and arms sales have been seized in an audacious sting operation, and the suspected ringleader has committed suicide, U.S. Justice Department officials said Thursday. Canadian Alexandre Cazes,.....»»

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Cloud Milestone: Microsoft"s Office 365 Beats Out Traditional Office

Six years later, new Office has dethroned the old Office. Revenue from business sales of the Office 365 productivity suite topped traditional corporate Office sales for the first time last quarter, Microsoft said, a milestone in the Redmond company's.....»»

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Update Your iPhone, iPad To Squash Dangerous Wi-Fi Bug

Apple yesterday made a number of security updates to its iOS mobile operating system, including a fix for a Wi-Fi chip vulnerability that could let hackers gain wireless access to iPhones and iPads. The iOS 10.3.3 update addresses nearly four dozen.....»»

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Doctors Say McCain"s Brain Tumor Is Particularly Aggressive Type

Sen. John McCain's tumor is one of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer, and his family and doctors are deliberating next treatment options. The senator had undergone surgery last week to have a blood clot removed from above his left eye, and t.....»»

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Russian Citadel Malware Creator Gets Five Years

A Russian man who helped develop and distribute malicious software designed to steal personal financial information was sentenced Wednesday in Atlanta to serve five years in prison. Mark Vartanyan, also known as "Kolypto," had pleaded guilty in Marc.....»»

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T-Mobile Impresses Wall Street as It Gains New Customers

T-Mobile, the country's No. 3 wireless carrier, on Wednesday said it continued to add new customers during the second quarter in a competitive wireless market. The company won new customers even as rivals AT&T and Verizon are now also selling unlimi.....»»

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Amazon Quietly Buys a Startup To Make Alexa Smarter

Amazon.com Inc. acquired a Santa Barbara data analysis and search engine start-up in May to help improve its Alexa virtual assistant and other services, according to four sources familiar with the deal but unauthorized to discuss it. The previously.....»»

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Dark Web Markets AlphaBay and Hansa Shut Down

AlphaBay and Hansa -- two of the largest "dark web" marketplaces for illegal and illicit items such as drugs and guns -- have been shut down, the US Justice Department said on Thursday. Police in the US and Europe, including the US Federal Bureau of.....»»

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Is the Future of the Contact Center in the Cloud?

DMG Consulting conducted a worldwide benchmark study regarding cloud-based applications, channels, and satisfaction in Q3 2013. This study of 169 enterprise, contact center, IT, operations, and sales and marketing executives, managers, and leaders in.....»»

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Cyberattack on Ukrainian Clinics Startles Experts

Dr. Lidiia Podkopaieva was about to click "send" on an order of new surgical instruments when her computer monitor suddenly went dark. She speed-dialed the clinic's technician but didn't even have time to tell him what was wrong. "We're under cyber.....»»

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What"s Cooking with Amazon? Ready-To-Cook Meal Kits

Amazon has begun selling ready-to-cook meal packages for busy households in a bid to expand its groceries business. Amazon-branded meal kits come with raw ingredients needed to prepare such meals as chicken tikka masala and falafel patties. They can.....»»

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Is Your Business Prepared for a Natural Disaster?

A forecast for an active hurricane season is reason for small business owners to think about how well they're prepared -- not just for a major storm, but for any weather that's bad enough to hurt their companies. Forecasters at Colorado State Univer.....»»

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Integrates D&B Data for CRM

A new strategic agreement between Microsoft and Dun & Bradstreet will give Microsoft Dynamics 365 users easy, integrated access to D&B's global database of company information. Their massive database includes details on more than 265 million business.....»»

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Data Breaches Continue at a Record Pace

Data breaches are running 29 percent above last year, according to a report being released today by the Identity Theft Resource Center and CyberScout. Hacking was the leading cause of data breaches nationwide, more than 790 so far this year. More t.....»»

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Google Beefs Up Protection against Phishing Scams

Since a phishing scam perpetrated in May that may have targeted millions of Gmail and Google Docs users, Google has introduced a number of security changes aimed at preventing a repeat. Announced yesterday, one of the latest updates will pop up an.....»»

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Hi Bixby: Samsung Phone"s Voice Assistant Learns English

Samsung Electronics said its Bixby voice assistant for smartphones will start speaking English but only in two countries: South Korea and the U.S. The South Korean tech giant said starting Wednesday, users of the Galaxy S8 smartphones can speak in A.....»»

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Google"s "Smart Feed" Shows You News You Want To See

Google is launching a new "smart feed" to give mobile users the tailored news they want -- before they've even asked for it. The feed has been built as Google redevelops its services with the majority of searches now coming from mobile users. The e.....»»

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