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YouTube Music launches on Google Home
April 20, 2019

YouTube Music is heading to a smart speaker near you — if that smart speaker’s powered by Google Assistant, that is. Google this morning announced that its free, ad-supported streaming service is coming to Google Home, as well as its Pixel Buds earbuds and products from Sonos, Bose, Polk, and other third-party manufacturers. It’s available starting today on devices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Great Britain, Ireland,...

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Popular design news of the week: April 8, 2019 – April 14, 2019
April 14, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to...

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Mavenlink raises $48 million for its project management service
April 12, 2019

Big bucks continue to flow into startups that are building and selling productivity and management services. Enterprise collaboration startup Mavenlink, which offers a cloud-based start-to-finish project management service, announced today that it has raised $48 million. The series E round for the Irvine-based startup was led by existing investors Carrick Capital Partners and Goldman Sachs Growth Equity. In total, Mavenlink has raised $111.5...

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Ernst & Young introduce AI trust measurement tool
April 10, 2019

Multinational consultancy firm Ernst & Young today introduced the Trusted AI platform, a service accessible through a web interface that assigns numerical values to the trustworthiness of an AI system. The Trusted AI platform takes into account factors such as the objective of an AI model, whether a human is in the loop, and underlying technologies used to create a model. Analytical models are then used to score each model. “The...

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Amazon plans network of satellites for high-speed broadband
April 7, 2019

(Reuters) — Amazon on Thursday confirmed its plan to build a network of over 3,000 satellites through “Project Kuiper” to provide high speed internet. The project will launch a constellation of low-Earth orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband connectivity to people globally who lack basic access to broadband internet, the company said. Details of the project were filed with the United Nation’s...

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Popular design news of the week: April 1, 2019 – April 7, 2019
April 7, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to...

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Microsoft brings Visual Studio Code to Linux as a Snap
April 6, 2019

Two days after releasing Visual Studio 2019 for Windows and Mac, Microsoft today made Visual Studio Code available for Linux as a Snap. Microsoft launched the free Visual Studio Code for Windows, Mac, and Linux in April 2016, but making Snap support finally brigs seamless auto-updates for Linux users. You can download the Snap now from snapcraft.io/code and grab insider builds from snapcraft.io/code-insiders. Developed by Canonical, Snaps are...

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Intel is preparing for a data-centric tsunami
April 5, 2019

Navin Shenoy, executive vice president at Intel, introduced more than 50 new products yesterday at Intel’s “data-centric” event in San Francisco. They range from the second-generation Xeon Scalable flagship processor to the Optane memory chips that will dramatically improve the capacity and density of data storage. Shenoy said those products are necessary to feed the beast of demand for cloud-based services, from Netflix movies on...

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Aqua Security raises $62 million for containerized computing tools
April 4, 2019

Containers — the software packages of code and dependencies that run consistently across computing environments — are riding a worldwide popularity wave. According to a recent study published by Nemertes, 45% of enterprises used containers by the end of 2018 (compared with 21% in 2017), and Grand View Research reports that by 2025, the industry might reach $8.2 billion. That’s no doubt music to the ears of Amir Jerbi and CEO David...

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Everybody’s Golf VR hands-on -- A game anybody can play
April 3, 2019

Everybody’s Golf VR is a good name for this golfing virtual reality game for the PlayStation VR headset. It is a virtual reality game that lets anybody play a round of golf. I tried it out at a Sony preview event, and I was able get right into it. I put on the headset and held the PlayStation Move controller in a single hand. A virtual assistant told me how to approach the ball and get ready to swing. It told me how much power to put into...

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