Microsoft throws open ONNX Runtime – now roll up your sleeves

Microsoft has open sourced the Open Neural Network Exchange Runtime, the inference engine for Machine Learning models in the ONNX format developed with AWS...

S3? That’s so 2006. AWS deepens data infrastructure play

AWS has come a long way from the days of its simple S3 object store, with increasingly sophisticated services to make it an indispensable...

Reward your Machine mind’s little successes with AWS SageMaker RL

Amazon's SageMaker has been updated in the drive to get more developers on the Machine-Learning train. AWS has introduced SageMaker RL, which updates the cloud flinger's...

Amazon invites outsiders to AWS Machine-Learning University

Amazon has made the internal Machine Learning courses publicly available that it built originally for its engineers to get aboard the ML train. Courses are designed for those...

AWS rolls out red carpet for robot builders

Amazon has tipped its hat to robotics developers, launching a robotics application development environment that lets people code, simulate and deploy software to control...

JetBrains ups its style and refactoring game in PyCharm and GoLand...

PyCharm and GoLand, both members of the JetBrains IDE family, are now available in version 2018.3, offering developers new refactorings, improved accessibility, faster searches,...

Databricks fires up runtime 5.0 for Apache Spark 2.4.0

Databricks has announced support for Apache Spark 2.4.0, the open source cluster framework first developed by its own CTO, Matei Zaharia. Spark 2.4.0 was released...

Microsoft chatbot guidelines aim to keep talk online, on pizza,...

Microsoft has launched a top ten of guidelines for building a chatbot, so that developers don’t get themselves into trouble by creating online personas...

Google’s Bert slashes NLP tuning times, gets open-sourced

Google has promised to slash the time you need to train a question/answer system to as little as 30 minutes by opensourcing its pre-training...

Further AWS Lambda execution time extensions in the pipeline

AWS is examining further extending the execution timeout on its Lambda service, on the assumption that companies will increasingly use the serverless architecture for...