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Microsoft Is Adding Machine Learning to Azure

Microsoft today announced the upcoming release of Azure Machine Learning (ML) as it adds a predictive analytics service to its cloud platform.<p>With the new service, Microsoft is offering the machine learning technology that it built for Xbox and bing through Azure. Some Microsoft partners already …

Will Microsoft bring Cortana to iOS and Android?

Microsoft contemplates whether to bring its Cortana personal digital-assistant technology to non-Windows platforms. Are the tradeoffs worth it?<p>Microsoft management is considering the wisdom and feasibility of making the company's Cortana personal digital-assistant technology available on Apple's …

Windows Phone

Lyft Partners With Moovit As Car-Sharing Battle Continues

It’s the sharing economy meets the crowd-sourcing economy.<p>Moovit, a crowd sourced navigation app for public transportation is letting its customers ride private. Today, Moovit partnered with car-service Lyft to allow its 6.5 million users hitch a ride with a tap of the screen.<p>Moovit, which raised …

Airbnb Testing In-app Concierge Feature

Over the last few weeks, Airbnb has been testing a new feature called “Local Companion” that connects you with real people that live at your holiday destination and allows you to ask questions like ‘where’s the best sushi?’<p>The feature, which only appears for people who are invited to a private …

Microsoft Smartwatch Will Continuously Measure Heart Rate: Report

Microsoft is planning to launch a new smartwatch that will be compatible with iOS, Android and Windows Phone devices, according to a new report.<p>The …

Villa Melers - Villas for Rent in Eilat, Israel, Israel

Joined in November 2013<p>Contact host<p>Languages: Français<p>Response rate: 100%<p>Response time: within an hour<p>Always communicate through Airbnb · To protect …

Become A Vigilante With This App That Lets You Report Cars In Handicapped Spaces

Call it a dose of citizen justice. Parking Mobility allows everyday people to help police catch those who make the lives of the disabled harder.<p>Mack Marsh knows what happens when someone parks illegally in a disabled parking space. Disabled himself, he’s gone to the hospital three times as a direct …

Disability

Flappy Bird Is Returning To The App Store!

If you somehow managed to miss out on one of the largest App Store sensations this year before it was pulled by its developer, you're in luck. Flappy Bird is set to return to the App Store with some new features that'll make a seemingly overnight success an even bigger deal than it was …

App Store

Qleek Brings Your Music Back In To The Physical Realm

When I first heard about Qleek I was a little skeptical. You see, it’s a music player that uses physical, wooden blocks called Tapps to activate digital playback. You want to listen to some Jazz? Find the Coltrane block and stick it into the player. Want to listen to <i>OK Computer</i>? Dig out the block …

20 Amazing Hotels You Need To Visit Before You Die

<i>Credit: Bored Panda</i><p>Take a look at some of the most amazing hotels in the world. Not everyone can afford to holiday in one of these locations, however …

Microsoft Cortana voice assistant appears headed for Windows

A Microsoft job ad is seeking a engineer to help build the next generation of Cortana and redefine the Windows experience.<p>The next generation of Cortana could pop up on your Windows PC or tablet. At least, that's the takeaway from a Microsoft job listing.<p>A posting on Microsoft's Careers site seeks …

Cortana

Google Ventures-Backed Startup Develops Mobile Games to Ease Urban Congestion

Can big data and simple games alleviate crowded city streets, buses and trains?<p>People are pouring into cities as the world continues to shift away from an agrarian economy, putting ever greater strains on transportation systems, including roads, highways, buses and trains.<p>It’s a familiar problem …

CHART OF THE DAY: Turns Out People Aren't Actually Getting Bored With Facebook

There is, and probably always will be, a story floating the ether that Facebook is getting smoked by up and coming rivals like SnapChat, Whatsapp, or Twitter.<p>While those services are certainly popular, they're not hurting Facebook, according to comScore data analyzed by J.P. Morgan analyst Doug …

J.P. Morgan