Native Instruments’ new keyboard controller is affordable and backpack-ready

Native Instruments’ new keyboard controller is affordable and backpack-ready

As usual, hardware and software company Native Instruments has announced a slew of new products for this year’s NAMM show. Last year, the Berlin-based company focused on launching sample platform sounds.com and showing off pricier flagship products, but this year Native Instruments put shifted the spotlight to affordable versions of its tech. That includes, among…

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Elon Musk-backed AI Company Claims It Made a Text Generator That’s Too Dangerous to Release

Elon Musk-backed AI Company Claims It Made a Text Generator That’s Too Dangerous to Release

Photo: GettyResearchers at the non-profit AI research group OpenAI just wanted to train their new text generation software to predict the next word in a sentence. It blew away all of their expectations and was so good at mimicking writing by humans they’ve decided to pump the brakes on the research while they explore the…

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This software will teach you how to type at over 100 WPM — and it just went on sale

This software will teach you how to type at over 100 WPM — and it just went on sale

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Learn how to type super fast by using this specialized software.Image: PEXELS By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2019-02-13 10:00:00 UTC Typing was one of those things almost everyone learned in school — along with cursive and the names of all…

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Should All Government IT Systems Be Using Open Source Software?

Should All Government IT Systems Be Using Open Source Software?

binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe descriptive 106462354 story Should All Government IT Systems Be Using Open Source Software? (linuxjournal.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday February 10, 2019 @03:34AM from the world-domination dept. Writing at Linux Journal, Glyn Moody reports that dozens of government IT systems are switching to open source software. “The fact that this approach is not…

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InReach Ventures, the ‘AI-powered’ European VC, closes new €53M fund

InReach Ventures, the ‘AI-powered’ European VC, closes new €53M fund

InReach Ventures, the so-called “AI-powered” venture capital firm based in London, is announcing the first closing of a new €53 million fund targeting early-stage European technology companies — surpassing the original fund target of €50 million, apparently. Founded by former Balderton Capital General Partner Roberto Bonanzinga, along with Ben Smith (former U.K. Engineering Director at…

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