Monday , 23 October 2017
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Thin, Light and Powerful: The 10 Best Ultrabooks of 2017

If you’re a power user who cares more about how long your battery lasts than how many frames per second you can play games at, you’ve come to the right place: the home of the best Ultrabooks around. Modest in size, but exceptional in style and performance, these machines are virtually unparalleled and powered by Windows. And if you think ... Read More »

Adobe Unveils ‘Next Generation’ of Cloud-Based Creativity Tools

Pointing to a demand for creative business content that’s “growing like never before,” Adobe yesterday rolled out four new applications, along with numerous updates, to its Creative Cloud suite for artists, designers, photographers, and animators. Adobe’s new cloud-based applications include Adobe XD CC for designing mobile apps and Web sites, Adobe Dimension CC for easier 2D designing of 3D products ... Read More »

Smart Search Tools Boost Online Sales and Customer Experience

“Have you ever been on your phone, using the trusty old search bar, but unable to find a product you were just looking at yesterday?” It’s a common problem that most online shoppers face and Salesforce has at least a partial solution. The question and solution were addressed in a blog post today by Dr. Rama Ramakrishnan, who serves as ... Read More »

Twitter Vows New Crackdown on Hateful, Abusive Tweets

Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was “still” not doing enough to protect its users. The policy changes were specifically aimed at protecting women who unknowingly or unwillingly had nude pictures of themselves distributed online or were subject to unwanted sexual advances. ... Read More »

Facebook’s Building 8 Chief Is Leaving the Company

Regina Dugan, the head of Facebook’s secretive hardware lab called Building 8, is leaving the company after just 18 months. Dugan’s departure was announced internally on Tuesday, and in a post she wrote that she’s leaving to “lead a new endeavor,” though she didn’t specify what. Dugan [pictured here] will stay at Facebook into early 2018, to ensure “a smooth ... Read More »

Intel’s New Nervana Neural Network Processor Aimed at Advancing AI

Sometime later this year, Intel plans to release what it’s calling “the industry’s first silicon for neural network processing.” Designed specifically for machine learning and artificial intelligence-focused computing, the Intel Nervana Neural Network Processor (NNP) will feature a new type of architecture compared to standard silicon chips. It’s being built on the technology Intel acquired last year through its $408 ... Read More »