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IDG Contributor Network: Twilio does speech recognition and understanding, the right way

We’ve all had horrendous experiences with voice recognition when calling a support center – I’d like to think that it’s just me with my slightly unusual Kiwi accent, but everyone I talk to has similar stories of getting exasperated at … Continue reading

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Facebook’s text understanding AI is coming to a phone near you

Developers have a new tool to help mobile apps understand text, thanks to a Facebook open source project update on Tuesday. The social networking company’s AI research group released a new version of FastText, a programming library that’s designed to … Continue reading

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Google launches new cloud service for understanding human language

Google’s intelligent cloud developer tools are expanding with the launch of a new Cloud Natural Language API on Wednesday. The service is aimed at helping developers create applications that understand human language. It’s an important move for Google, as public … Continue reading

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Hacker psychology: Understanding the 4 emotions of social engineering

Although vendor-written, this contributed piece does not promote a product or service and has been edited and approved by Network World editors. While technological know-how certainly plays a large role in enabling attackers to hack any given system, corporation or … Continue reading

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Understanding Application Containers and OS-Level Virtualization

Understanding Application Containers and OS-Level Virtualization Technologies like Docker are now adding a new level of abstraction as well as automation to the operating system-level virtualization platform running on Linux servers. Docker … How do you take your containers and … Continue reading

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