Hey, Presto! SQL query engine brings Foundation to life

Big-data SQL query engine Presto has gone the way of many an aspiring open-source project and sought security through foundation The Presto Software Foundation was...

Facebook gets childish to kickstart AI language learning

Facebook is partnering with French boffins and Microsoft Research to try and replicate language learning in very young children. The Zerospeech 2019 challenge, backed by...

Platinum? That’ll do nicely – AWS drops big bucks on Apache...

After years of dabbling, AWS has become a full-blooded platinum sponsor of the legendary Apache Software Foundation. AWS said Tuesday it’s become a platinum level...

Julia devs keep up momentum with 1.1 release

Julia’s developers recently released version 1.1 of the general-purpose programming language making it more consistent for its growing user base. Julia, which hit the big...

Microsoft slips into SciKit-learn Consortium mode

Microsoft has joined the SciKit-learn Consortium, the organisation supporting construction of the free software machine-learning library for Python. The software giant will support central contributions...

AWS open sources Neo-AI to push machine learning to the edge

AWS has made its Neo-AI project available under the Apache Software License, despite not being known as a prolific gifter to the open source...

GitHub digs into machine-learning repos, uncovers a lot of Python

GitHub has thrown a light on what is happening in the machine learning and data science development worlds, by doing its own data dig...

Cisco’s AppDynamics claims to have invented the CNS…the nerve of it.

AppDynamics has delivered the first fruits of its borging by Cisco two years ago, with the launch of Cognition Engine, which it is pitching...

TensorFlow 1.13 is getting ready as first pre-release drops

The first TensorFlow v1.13 release candidate is already showing traces of the structural renewal planned for the big 2.0 and includes some behavioral changes...

Hyperledger hatches supply chain/blockchain proposal, pops it in incubator

The Hyperledger Project has flicked the incubation switch on a framework to enable the development of supply chain projects which will ultimately rely on...