Category: Software

Should your company be open to open sourcing its software?

Developing software can be a long, expensive process for a company, yet there are many advantages to open sourcing, which may seem counterintuitive at first. For Salesforce, sharing means a lot more than caring. In fact, last year, Salesforce announced that it was open sourcing the machine learning technology behind its Einstein AI platform. “Three years ago when we set

Amazon Still Pushing Biased Facial-Recognition Software To Law Enforcement, MIT Researcher Contends

(Photo by Zhang Yin/China News Service/VCG via Getty Images)GETTY Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was made aware of biases in its facial-recognition software last June when Joy Buolamwini, an activist at MIT Media Lab and founder of Algorithmic Justice League, an organization established to combat bias in decisioning software, wrote an open letter that revealed the

11 Best Free Floor Plan Software Tools in 2019

loor plans provide an aerial, scaled-down illustration of a space. They can be comprehensive, like a house blueprint, showing all interior and exterior space, or granular, like an apartment floor plan, visualizing how a space might looking once it’s finished and furnished. Floor plans are usually drafted by architects and used by builders and contractors,

Buemi blames software problem for Santiago crash

Sebastien Buemi says a software glitch contributed to the crash that cost him the lead of the ABB FIA Santiago E-Prix and reckons the accident “was not my fault”. The Nissan e.dams driver had led the first two thirds of the Chilean race from pole after Audi’s Lucas di Grassi was disqualified from qualifying. But as