Windows ML – Microsoft’s Grand Plan To Bring AI Closer To Windows Developers


Source: Forbes TechnologyMicrosoft is leaving no stone unturned to democratize AI. The latest move from Redmond aims to enable almost every Windows developer to build AI-infused applications.ONNX on WindowsMicrosoft has announced that the next major update to Windows will include the ability to run machine learning models natively with hardware acceleration. This feature … [Read more...]

Bitcoin To Suffer The Same Fate As Other Bubbles


Source: Forbes TechnologyStefan Hofrichter, Allianz’s Head of Global Economics & Strategy has developed 8 criteria to determine if an asset is in a price bubble. According to his evaluation “As a currency and asset class, bitcoin has potentially fatal flaws – which is why we believe it’s a matter of when, not if, the bitcoin bubble will pop. Yet the blockchain technology … [Read more...]

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Benchmark Review Leaked: Much Faster Than 1700X


Source: Forbes TechnologyAccording to leaked information from Amazon this week, we’re five weeks away from AMD’s launch of its Ryzen 2nd Generation CPUs, but today we also got a full set of benchmarks uploaded to popular benchmarking website SiSoftware. Discovered by Videocardz, the benchmark results point at significant raw performance increases in everything from image … [Read more...]

Apple Loop: iPhone X Has Serious Problems, iPhone SE 2 Leak, Play ‘Fortnite Battle Royale’ On iPhone


Source: Forbes TechnologyTaking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes details of WWDC2018, a major update to the MacBook Air, the iPhone X SE leaks, Fortnite Battle Royale on iOS, iPhone X facing battery problems, why Apple needs more memory, Apple’s protective patents, and why your iPhone can’t add up.Apple Loop is here to remind … [Read more...]

Android Circuit: Galaxy S9 Plus vs Pixel 2XL, Samsung’s Secret S9 Feature, New OnePlus 6 Leak


Source: Forbes TechnologyTaking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week’s Android Circuit includes the secret strength inside the Galaxy S9, Samsung’s ambitious sales target, a review of Nokia’s current Android handsets, the leaked OnePlus 6 design, Pixel 2XL vs Galaxy S9 Plus camera review, the Amazfit Cor is launched, and Android … [Read more...]

How Human-Centric AI Can Help Your Employees Love Mondays Again


Source: Forbes Technologyco-authored with McCree Lake, Talent & Organization Strategy Senior Manager at AccentureCompanies have an expensive retention problem. Identifying, sourcing and training the right talent, which can range from $4,000 to nearly $60,000, is simply the first step in a journey of the employee experience. Yet, this investment does not always bear fruit, … [Read more...]

How To Score An Investment From Sound Ventures’ Ashton Kutcher And Salesforce’s Marc Benioff


Source: Forbes TechnologySound Ventures had initially set the prize for a $100,000. But it would soon grow more substantial once the judges of the PerfectPitch competition, at Austin’s SXSW, stepped inside the glass-walled kitchen of the Hotel Van Zandt to pick the winner.There, gathered among the industrial ovens and rows of pots, judges Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary (Sounds … [Read more...]

L’Oreal Says ‘In Your Face’ To Competition With Strategic Acquisition


Source: Forbes TechnologyFabrice Dimier/ Bloomberg NewsFrench cosmetics giant L’Oreal SA announced today it will acquire Toronto-based ModiFace, a creator of augmented reality and artificial intelligence for beauty brands like MAC Cosmetics and LVMH-owned Sephora and Benefit Cosmetics. Financial terms for the deal were not disclosed.ModiFace is considered the industry standard … [Read more...]

Digital Storage In Multi And Outer Space Clouds


Source: Forbes TechnologyIn October 2016 I wrote a piece about Cloud Constellation Corporation. The company had announced plans to build an array of equatorial low earth orbiting data center satellites, including digital storage that would provide a space-based infrastructure for cloud service providers to serve corporate and government clients. At that time the company said … [Read more...]

‘Fortnite Battle Royale’ Servers Down, Struggling With High Traffic


Source: Forbes TechnologyFortnite: Battle Royale is having some server issues.Update: Back online, matchmaking scaled up.Fortnite Battle Royale is perhaps the most popular game in the world right now, and it probably has a ton of new Drake fans signing on today. Servers are currently struggling to keep up with the high traffic, and players are experiencing long wait times to … [Read more...]