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Microsoft Moves Deeper Into the Internet of Things

By   /  May 4, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Todd Bishop reports in GeekWire, “Microsoft has acquired Solair, an Italian company whose technology is used by businesses to connect and monitor their equipment and devices — ranging from production lines to espresso machines — using cloud services. It’s the latest move by Microsoft into the Internet of Things and the concept […]

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Microsoft is Hoping to Store Data on Synthetic DNA

By   /  April 28, 2016  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Blair Hanley Frank reports in PC World, “Microsoft has partnered with a San Francisco-based company to encode information on synthetic DNA to test its potential as a new medium for data storage.  Twist Bioscience will provide Microsoft with 10 million DNA strands for the purpose of encoding digital data. In other words, […]

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The Companies that Made Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for BI and Analytics

By   /  April 25, 2016  /  Business Intelligence News, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Rick Whiting recently wrote in CRN, “Business intelligence has typically been an IT-led function, with the IT department using legacy software to prepare static reports for managers and employees. There has been a significant shift in recent years, however, with increasing emphasis on providing business users with self-service data preparation and discovery […]

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SnapLogic Offers Elastic Integration Platform in Azure Marketplace

By   /  April 7, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “SnapLogic, the industry’s first unified data and application integration platform as a service (iPaaS), today announced that its hybrid execution framework – the Snaplex – is available on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace as Azureplex. Using the SnapLogic Elastic Integration Platform, customers of the Azure […]

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How an Artificial Intelligence Headset Lets a Blind Developer See

By   /  April 4, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Adrian Bridgwater reports in Forbes, “Saqib Shaikh is a software developer from London, England who is currently working for Microsoft on the firm’s Bing search engine. Shaikh lost his sight when he was seven years old. In the pursuit of the freedoms that sighted people all take for granted every day, Shaikh […]

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Microsoft Introduces Several New and Improved Machine Learning Bots

By   /  April 1, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Michelle Fitzsimmons reports in TechRadar, “As someone on Twitter said, if ‘bots’ was on your Build 2016 drinking game card, you’d be long dead. But while Microsoft is all about getting developers to create intelligent app companions to make our lives easier, is there any impressive machine learning the Redmond firm is […]

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Microsoft’s Big AI Blunder and Why It Happened

By   /  March 28, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Davey Alba recently wrote in Wired, “It was the unspooling of an unfortunate series of events involving artificial intelligence, human nature, and a very public experiment. Amid this dangerous combination of forces, determining exactly what went wrong is near-impossible. But the bottom line is simple: Microsoft has [an] awful lot of egg […]

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How the Big 4 Cloud Providers Approach Machine Learning as a Service

By   /  March 3, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Serdar Yegulalp recently wrote in InfoWorld, “For any cloud to be taken seriously, it has to meet an ever rising bar of features. Machine learning seems to be on that list, as all the major cloud providers now feature it. But how they go about doing it is another story. Aside from […]

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Microsoft Buys Predictive Keyboard Maker, Swiftkey

By   /  February 4, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Chris Miller reports in Gizmodo, “Swiftkey is the most innovative and interesting predictive keyboard maker in the business, and Microsoft is a software giant that’s trying to push its artificial intelligence cred a little higher. According to a report in the Financial Times, it’s a match made in heaven, to the tune […]

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Microsoft Open Sources Its Deep Learning Toolkit

By   /  January 26, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Katherine Noyes reports in PC World, “Microsoft took another step on its open-source sharing journey Monday by releasing on GitHub a toolkit it uses internally for deep learning. Dubbed CNTK — short for Computational Network Toolkit — the open-source software is a unified deep-learning toolkit that describes neural networks as a series […]

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