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19 September, 2018 7:00 AM China's Alibaba doubles down on chips amid cloud computing push

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference chip in the second half of 2019 that could be used for autonomous driving, smart cities and logistics. The Chinese firm said at an event in Hangzhou on Wednesday that the new subsidiary would make customised AI chips and embedded 44

17 September, 2018 12:53 PM Microsoft-GitHub Acquisition to Get EU Antitrust Ruling by October 19

EU antitrust regulators will decide by October 19 whether to clear US software giant Microsoft's $7.5 billion (roughly Rs. 54,300 crores) acquisition of privately held coding website GitHub. Microsoft, which wants to acquire the firm to reinforce its cloud computing business against rival Amazon, requested European Union approval for the deal last Friday 67

6 September, 2018 3:38 PM Microsoft Releases Speech Dataset For Three Indian Languages To Aid Researchers

The largest publicly available Indian language speech data for use in research and building models Microsoft India today announced the availability of Microsoft Indian language Speech Corpus, offering speech training and test data for Telugu, Tamil and Gujarati. According to a statement from the software giant's Indian arm called this as the largest 60

10 August, 2018 6:28 AM Microsoft Threatens to Pull Gab Services Over Anti-Semitic Posts

Microsoft Corp. threatened to suspend web-hosting services it provides to Gab.ai after getting a complaint about anti-Semitic posts on the social-media site, a new twist in the technology industry's controversial crackdown on hate speech. Microsoft's Azure cloud-computing division said it would take action in two business days if Gab didn't remove two posts 54

2 August, 2018 5:42 AM Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 With DeX Integration, Galaxy Tab A 10.5 With Kid-Focused Features Launched

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy Tab A 10.5 have been launched formally. While the Galaxy Tab S4 is designed to offer premium-class productivity - similar to Apple's iPad Pro, the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 comes as another affordable tablet to entertain users while on the go. Samsung has provided its DeX integration within the Galaxy Tab S4 to offer a desktop-like 71

30 July, 2018 9:55 AM Robots Left Unsecured Online May Pose Danger: Study

Robots, when left unsecured on the Internet, can expose users across the web, thereby allowing hackers to control them remotely in ways that could be dangerous to both the robot and the human operators, warns a study. It is possible to control these robots remotely - to spy on camera feeds and even send commands to move the robots around, according to a study 51

27 July, 2018 4:46 AM Microsoft India Launches Free Online Courses on Data Protection

Microsoft India on Thursday announced free online courses on Cloud computing, with a focus on data protection regulations, security and compliance. Launched in association with learning partner myLaw, the two-phased online course will enable students, businesses and legal professionals understand data protection, the basics of European General Data Protection 50

24 July, 2018 10:10 AM Streamcast to invest Rs 2,200 cr to set up datacentre in Maharashtra

Video streaming company, Streamcast Group, is investing Rs 2,200 crore over the next five years to set up its maiden data centre in Maharashtra. The data centre is spread over a 12-acre land parcel at Sawantwadi in the Sindhudurg district of the coastal Konkan belt of the state, an official statement said. The datacentre is being set up by Streamcloud 43

4 July, 2018 6:05 AM Google Cloud COO Diane Bryant Departs as Intel Searches for CEO

Diane Bryant, a former Intel Corp executive who headed the chipmaker's data centre unit, is leaving Alphabet's cloud computing unit less than a year after joining and just as her old employer searches for a new chief executive. Google Cloud, the unit of Alphabet that competes against Amazon.com and Microsoft Corp to sell computing services to businesses 104

28 May, 2018 5:32 PM NIC to beef up hiring for e-security

National Informatics Centre (NIC) will hire 800 people in the next one year, including more than 350 cybersecurity experts. “NIC currently has 4,500 people across India in its various operations and will hire 800 professionals in the next one year, including 355 cybersecurity experts, to tackle rising risks of cybersecurity,” said Neeta Verma, Director 86