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Why Project Fi’s new group plan is a no-brainer for families

Google’s weird wireless service just keeps getting better. You’ve heard of Project Fi by now, right? It’s an experimental cell plan from Google that works with Nexus and Pixel phones. In a nutshell, it seamlessly switches your phone between a … Continue reading

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Project Tay Turns Racist, Office Updates For March: Microsoft Roundup

Microsoft updated PowerPoint Designer, announced Office 365 updates, pushed for encrypted email, and silenced AI Project Tay after some Internet troll interference. InformationWeek: Cloud

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Foursquare founder @dens given Special Project by VCs. Huge haircut after down round

Dennis Crowley, Foursquare’s remaining co-founder gets kicked up to the boardroom, “of his own volition.” In news that may or may not be connected, 4sq gets yet another honking chunk of change to burn through—but the price is said to value Foursquare … Continue reading

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Microsoft makes applications smarter with Project Oxford updates

As the cloud and mobile computing revolutions continue trucking along, people are coming to expect greater intelligence from the applications that they use. With people getting more used to taking advantage of things like Microsoft’s Cortana virtual assistant or Apple’s … Continue reading

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Aiming for SEC’s big data project, Sungard and Google bet on the cloud

To bid for a massive U.S. government contract, Sungard has teamed up with Google to build a prototype cloud system that could store six years’ worth of U.S. stock and financial trading data and let regulators and stock traders scrutinize … Continue reading

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