Microsoft today announced a new dedicated web form for reporting hate speech on their hosted consumer services, and a separate web form for requests to reconsider and reinstate content. Jacqueline Beauchere, Microsoft Chief Online Safety...Show More Summary
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A consortium of companies, including DigitalGlobe, CosmiQ Works and NVIDIA, today launched SpaceNet, an open-data initiative aimed at improving image analysis tools. The data are being hosted by Amazon Web Services as part of a partnership. Show More Summary
When you make a new account for any sort of web site or service, there’s usually a helpful-looking meter to tell how strong the password you came up with is. Don’t listen to those meters. Read more...
Amazon Web Services is Amazon's fastest growing and most profitable business, on pace to generate over $10 billion in revenue this year. That makes it the largest public cloud vendor, far outpacing its two main competitors, Google and...Show More Summary
TUESDAY 8.23.16 Music Business News From Around The Web Amazon wants to do what Amazon does - make things cheaper - but artists and labels will net that much less. Updated continuously under our More News tab
Opera made waves back in April when it announced the addition of unlimited free VPN service to its desktop web browser. VPN, or virtual private networking, is a technology that allows people to mask their actual IP addresses by routing their internet traffic through a third-party server. Show More Summary
Tableau Software today appointed a new president and chief executive, former Amazon Web Services executive Adam Selipsky.
To assist taxpayers, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has launched a new web page designed to help taxpayers involved in the sharing economy figure out what they need to know about reporting, filing and paying tax.
Microsoft Azure team today announced a new feature for web developers using Azure App Service to create Web applications that use MySQL. MySQL in-app allows developers to run the MySQL server side-by-side with their web application within the same environment, which makes it easier to develop and test PHP applications that use MySQL. “MySQL in-app […]
Source code repository software startup GitLab today is introducing Issue Boards, an open-source task-management tool that will be integrated into the existing web service for all users, free of charge. The tool provides a visual interface where team members can track the status of their projects. Rather than require users to list out all the […]
AT&T FamilyMap helps users in keeping track of their family location and it allows you to track up to 10 person using an account. In addition to location tracking, users can also get alerts when the kids arrive at defined places (home, school, parks, friend’s house). For example, setup a schedule to receive a text […]
There has been a lot of talk recently about advancements in the smart home arena, especially about new ways to control smart home devices. I have heard Amazon’s Echo referred to as a smart home device, and just this week, web service IFTTT announced new partnerships that are intended to allow smart home devices to […]
I have written and talked about the need for a “right to be represented by a bot.” By a bot here I mean software that runs on my behalf as an enduser and mediates my interactions with online services. In the web world, the browser is such as bot. Show More Summary
How to connect EWS with gSOAP to send, delete, and retrieve emails.
The internet is all about sharing information, but for the more than 285 million people around the world who are visually impaired, browsing the ‘net can be a less than fruitful experience. Braigo Labs is today launching a service to help blind and visually impaired people make sense of text on images. Read More
Microsoft Edge displays preview thumbnails of websites or services open in tabs in the web browser when you hover the mouse over the tab space. While that may be useful at times, for instance when multiple pages of a site are open that all use the same title, it may be distracting at other times. Show More Summary
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Amazon Web Services was unsurprisingly ranked first again in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for cloud infrastructure services in Q2 2016, followed by Microsoft, IBM and Google. Amazon has been a leader in this market since 2006, owing to its wide array of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (IaaS) offerings, and continues [...]