Windows 11
Windows 11 Will Ship With Light Mode on by Default, Not Dark Mode

Despite an announcement to the contrary, Windows 11 will ship with the more traditional light mode activated by default.

Windows 10
Microsoft Releases Latest Windows 10 Feature Update

Despite unveiling Windows 11, Microsoft has just released an update to its predecessor, in the form of Windows 10 21H2.

Windows 11
Windows 11 CPU Requirement Angering Users

Microsoft has announced its upcoming Windows 11 and, while there’s much to like, its CPU requirements are upsetting some users.

Programming
Linux Foundation Tackles Data Collaboration With Permissive License

The Linux Foundation has announced the CDLA-Permissive-2.0 license agreement to make it easier to share AI and ML data.

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Prosus Buying Stack Overflow for $1.8 Billion

Prosus has announced it is buying Stack Overflow for $1.8 billion, as it increases its focus on the online learning market.

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IBM Introduces Project CodeNet to Aid AI Code Translation

IBM is using its 2021 Think Conference to tout its advances in artificial intelligence (AI), including Project CodeNet.

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Windows 10X Not Coming in 2021, Maybe Never

Microsoft will not ship Windows 10X in 2021, and may never release the operating system (OS), according to new a report.

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Google’s AppSheet Automation Now Available

Google has made its low-code automation tool, AppSheet Automation, generally available.

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Google Using Rust for Low-Level Android Development

Google is now using Rust for low-level development of the Android Open Source Project (AOSP).

Google Plex
Google Open Sources Lyra Audio Codec

Google has announced it is open sourcing its Lyra audio codec, a codec that uses machine learning to compress the audio and preserve quality.