Ali Baba barely blinks as it swallows Flink pioneers data Artisans

Ali Baba appears to have taken control of data Artisans, the Berlin-based outfit behind the Apache Flink open source big data framework. According to reports,...

What’s that behind you? Python – and it’s everywhere, say...

Python was the fastest growing progamming language of 2018, according to one tracking service that reckoned it seized a position in the top three...

Huawei bets big on big-data ARM server

Huawei is rolling the dice on server ARM for big data, with a CPU it claims beats the industry benchmark on performance, while slashing...

Facebook releases DeepFocus to open source

Facebook has open sourced DeepFocus, the AI-powered framework inside its Half Dome varifocal headset unveiled earlier this year. DeepFocus works with the Half Dome hardware...

Ready for a go? Facebook opens PyText NLP framework to all

Hard on the heals of declaring its PyTorch tensor and neural network library “production ready” Facebook has open sourced the PyText natural-language processing modelling...

“Only good AI from now on,” promises Google as it swears...

Google, taken to task by employees this year for participating in a US military project on computer vision in drones, has committed to not...

Oracle shows up at KubeCon bearing ‘comprehensive cloud native framework’

Oracle crashed the party at KubeCon today, promising to free developers from vendor lock-in with what it claims is the “most comprehensive cloud native...

PyTorch team sips Caffe2, serves up production ready machine learning library

More than half a year after the PyTorch team announced the v1.0 roadmap for their tensor and neural network library, the project is finally...

TensorFlow is 10 with new Learning-to-Rank library

Google’s AI department has developed a scalable library on the basis of TensorFlow which should help to teach systems to rank list items. TF-Ranking...

Microsoft serves first taste of Visual Studio 2019

Microsoft has previewed Visual Studio 2019 and .NET Core 3.0 with a raft of changes and announced the open-sourcing of its Desktop Frameworks. Along with...