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General Purpose OpenAI Defeats World Champion DOTA Video Game Team 2-0

Posted in Featured, Games, Software on 15th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

OpenAI is general-purpose AI that the company hopes wants to use in a wide variety of applications. Instead of being built to do specific tasks, it’s meant to be able to learn how to do just about anything. The development team has used Dota 2 as a ‘test bed’ to see how far the AI can push itself.

Oculus VR’s Cross-buy Strategy Main Goal: Facebook Platform Lock-in

Posted in Business, Games, Software on 14th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Customer lock-in is an economics idea that “makes a customer dependent on a vendor for products and services, unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs.”

Google’s Cloud Services Platform Is Now Anthos, And It Works With AWS And Azure

Posted in Business, Online, Software on 10th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Anthos is the new name for the Cloud Services Platform, which Google introduced in beta for hybrid cloud management last year. Google also introduced Anthos Migrate in beta for portability across clouds without the need to modify apps or virtual machines.

Google Brain’s AI Predicts Code From Your Previous Edits

Posted in Software on 9th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

AI that can predict future source code changes from past edits might be an invaluable tool for programmers, but it’s a challenge that has yet to be fully conquered by researchers.

Why Computer Vision Is Rocking The Business World

Posted in Business, Software on 9th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Neural nets have surpassed even human abilities in many areas