How a pink jacket – and elusive red shoes – inspired COSIGN, which pays you to post selfies

How a pink jacket – and elusive red shoes – inspired COSIGN, which pays you to post selfies

Across the crowded train, he saw her. What grabbed Abiodun Johnson’s eye and his imagination was her bold look. Emerald green sweater dress. Velvet brown blazer. Tall leather boots. And a loud, pink puffer coat. He was impressed and intrigued. They exited at the same subway stop. On the steps up to the Manhattan sidewalk, Johnson […]

Microsoft reaches a historic milestone, using AI to match human performance in translating news from Chinese to English

Microsoft reaches a historic milestone, using AI to match human performance in translating news from Chinese to English

Xuedong Huang, technical fellow in charge of Microsoft’s speech, natural language and machine translation efforts. (Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures) A team of Microsoft researchers said Wednesday that they believe they have created the first machine translation system that can translate sentences of news articles from Chinese to English with the same quality and […]

BlackBerry and Microsoft partner to empower the mobile workforce

BlackBerry and Microsoft partner to empower the mobile workforce

Companies deliver seamless Mobile App experience and policy compliance; BlackBerry Secure platform now available on Azure WATERLOO, ONTARIO and REDMOND, Wash. – March 19, 2018 – BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) today announced a strategic partnership to offer enterprises a solution that integrates BlackBerry’s expertise in mobility and security with Microsoft’s unmatched […]