Google Releases New AI Tool That Spots Internet Child Abuse

Google just released a new AI tool that aids companies and organizations when searching for inappropriate images of child sexual abuse. The tool was released on Monday and is gaining recognition within the internet policing community. Lead Engineer Nikola Todorovic issued the following statement: “Quick identification of new images means that children who are being […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • September 4, 2018
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Dropbox beat expectations but saw stock slide

Dropbox dropping On Thursday, Dropbox gave their quarterly report, delivering figures of revenue and earnings that beat expectations. However, shares still dropped for the tech company. In fact, on Friday, Dropbox’s stock dropped almost eight percent and COO Dennis Woodside announced that he will be stepping down. JMP Securities Analyst Greg McDowell explains that the […]
  • Ben Norman
  • August 10, 2018
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Microsoft has first $100 billion year

Microsoft sales on Cloud Nine Microsoft announced Thursday that it raked in $110 billion in the 2018 fiscal year – the first time it’s eclipsed $100 billion in the history of the company. The milestone largely stems from the tech giant’s investment in its cloud business. Their commercial cloud arm pulled in almost $7 billion […]
  • Ben Norman
  • July 20, 2018
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Broadcom purchases CA Technologies

Broadcom not blowing away investors Semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom announced its acquisition of software firm CA Technologies for $19 billion. The deal will expand the horizons of a company that focuses solely on semiconductors – now, Broadcom will have access to software for computers. Broadcom plans on financing the hefty deal through cash and refinanced debt. […]
  • Ben Norman
  • July 12, 2018
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Sinovel charged in stealing US trade secrets

Turbine manufacturer charged in intellectual property theft case A judge ruled that Chinese turbine manufacturer Sinovel Wind Group must pay $59 million in fines due to its attempts to steal trade secrets from wind tech firm AMSC. Because of the ruling, China was also placed under a microscope, as judges wonder if the country is […]
  • Ben Norman
  • July 10, 2018
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Microsoft will buy GitHub

Microsoft-GitHub acquisition quid pro quo Microsoft will acquire software development platform GitHub. Originally, they considered a joint marketing campaign worth just $35 million, but discussions had reached investment and/or acquisition last week. And on Monday, the tech giant announced that it would buy GitHub for $7.5 billion. This will be Microsoft’s second-largest acquisition, following its […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 4, 2018
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D-Wave Selling $15 Million Quantum Computer

Canadian-based company D-Wave Systems is now selling a 10-foot tall quantum computer valued at $15 million. The computer, called the D-Wave 2000Q, runs on 2000 qubits. This computer comes as a successor to the previous 1000Q model, which had half the number of qubits. The chip processor is roughly the size of a thumbnail. Most […]
  • Anahit Moumjian
  • January 26, 2017
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Laptops vs. Tablets

With the introduction of the tablet in recent years, now time has been better than to compare tablets and laptops. Some ask if the laptop is necessary, with all the features that tablets have. As with most choices, there will be a divide over what choice is the better option; so is the case with […]
  • Blaine Martin
  • September 18, 2014
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Can Adobe Shares Breach $100?

Adobe Systems recently released their quarterly earnings announcement, and the numbers were very surprising. Adobe, known as the software provider of programs such as Photoshop and After Affects, announced that the company’s market capitalization is at an all time high of $33.6 billion. Within the last year they have made $4 billion in sales. Unfortunately […]
  • Ben Feinstein
  • June 18, 2014
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