Cloud Foundry, a massive open source project that allows enterprises to host their own platform-as-a-service for running cloud applications in their own data center or in a public cloud, today announced the launch of its “Cloud Foundry Certified Developer” program. The Cloud Foundry Foundation calls this “the world’s largest cloud-native developer certification… Read More
In the recruiting wars, a cool office is critical. Not just for scrappy startups, but big businesses with regional HQs as well. So while WeWork signs questionable 20-year leases to provide desks for twenty-something engineers, Industrious is taki...
Medical billing is a largely untapped and lucrative industry, potentially pulling in $55 billion globally by 2020. But it’s inner workings are still very murky — most of the time it’s not clear how much something will cost and sometimes you don’t even get the (possibly whopping) bill until months down the road. Founder Katelyn Gleason wants to make it easier to know… Read More
If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is worth that times the frame rate. Matroid, a computer vision startup launching out of stealth today, enables anyone to take advantage of the information inherently embedded in video. You can build your own detector within the company’s intuitive, non-technical, web platform to detect people and most other objects. Reza Zadeh, founder… Read More
The latest project from Google's AI lab depends less on trendy ideas than an apparent desire to solve a real problem in the real world. The post Google DeepMind's Untrendy Play to Make the Blockchain Actually Useful appeared first on WIRED.
Instead of people, machines will paint the more accurate picture of how people think, live, and spend. The post Google Street View's Window into How Americans Vote (Look at the Cars) appeared first on WIRED.
The world's biggest tech companies are jockeying for quantum supremacy. The post The Race to Sell True Quantum Computers Begins Before They Really Exist appeared first on WIRED.
Wall Street is a Darwinian battle for the almighty dollar. But Richard Craib thinks his AI-powered hedge fund will soar if everyone can just get along. The post An AI Hedge Fund Created a New Currency to Make Wall Street Work Like Open Source appeared ...
Neural networks are all the rage right now. But they're still flawed. So top tech companies are looking at new forms of AI better at handling uncertainty. The post AI Is About to Learn More Like Humans—with a Little Uncertainty appeared first on WIRED.
Microsoft just bought a startup that's embracing an AI technique typically used to master games---so it can teach machines to carry on a conversation. The post Microsoft Thinks Machines Can Learn to Converse by Making Chat a Game appeared first on WIRED.
Atlassian will pay nearly a half-billion dollars for the popular project management app Trello. It's worth every penny. The post Why Trello, a Simple To-Do App, Is Worth $425 Million appeared first on WIRED.
A new kind of hedge fund bets that bitcoin is way more valuable if you don't think about it mainly as money. The post Bitcoin Will Never Be a Currency—It's Something Way Weirder appeared first on WIRED.