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Here's What Amazon is Doing With Its New VMware Cloud Partnership

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Last week <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ: AMZN) and <b>VMware</b> (NYSE: VMW) announced their partnership to bring VMware's cloud services to Amazon Web Services (AWS), under the name VMware Cloud on AWS. The partnership had been expected for a little while, but the announcement marks a …

Cloud Computing

The Biggest Mistake a Young Entrepreneur Can Make - OLBlog

<b>Its a common question: What is the biggest mistake young entrepreneurs are making? What are the top entrepreneurial mistakes?</b><p>They’re building …

Duolingo introduces chatbots to hone your conversational skills

Free app Duolingo is a great way to learn the basics of a new language, with small daily lessons that gradually increase your skills, with rewards for progressing. Now the service has added a new feature that's a little different from the back-and-forth translation -- text-based chatbots.<p>These are …

Language Learning

Fear of being grilled by GPs' receptionists keeps patients away

GPs’ receptionists are deterring patients from going to the doctor, with almost half of patients put off by worries they will be grilled about their symptoms, a study has found.<p>The Royal College of GPs last night reminded receptionists they should not be taking decisions about patients' health, …

Twitter said to still be in buyout talks with Salesforce

Twitter may still be courting buyout interest from one potential suitor.<p>Rumors have been swirling for weeks that Google, Salesforce, Disney and Apple were interested in buying the financially troubled social network. While three of those companies have reportedly already bowed out, a potential deal …

Social Media

Our fingerprints, eyes and faces will replace passwords

Passwords are a pain in the ass. They're either easy to crack or hard to remember, and when breaches occur you have to come up with a whole new one. So people are trying to do away with passwords altogether, and so far, fingerprint scanners are doing the job nicely.<p>Still, fingerprints alone are not …

Information Systems

Google Artificial Intelligence Guru Says A.I. Won't Kill Jobs

Computers can more easily recognize cats in photos and translate text because of advances in artificial intelligence. But we’re still decades away …

Nuffield Council on Bioethics report finds materials to perform basic experiments are now available to ‘garage scientists’<p>The simplicity and low cost of tools to edit the genetic code means “garage scientists” - or amateurs with some skill - can now perform their own experiments, posing a potential …

Genetics

The 5 Fundamentals for Growing Your Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It can be an exciting thing, starting your own business. But like many others who have begun their own startup companies, it soon becomes apparent how daunting it can be to make the company a success, or even just to keep it going. For …