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Why Google might lose the enterprise AI wars

Google leads in cutting edge AI research, but lags behind Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM in market share for enterprise cloud and AI solutions. To win the enterprise A.I. wars, the search giant must overcome two key disadvantages.

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Google I/O 2017: What to expect from this year's developer's conference

We already know that Android O will be a hot topic of discussion, but what else does Google have hiding up its sleeves?

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15 of the highest paying jobs in IT

New LinkedIn salary data reveals IT sales, marketing and business development professionals' salaries are on par with -- or even exceed -- pay for engineering and technical talent, making them the best paying jobs in tech.

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Oracle hits back at modular Java critics

High-ranking Java official responds to Red Hat's comments, saying that changes need to be useful to all developers, not a select few

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iOS: Has Apple damaged developers?

Apple’s iOS App Store is filled with software, but has it hurt developers with a race to the bottom in terms of pricing?

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Why containers should make you stop and think

Container proliferation is reshaping how we think about infrastructure, but it still requires big picture (and little picture) architectural know-how

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Why you need a systems reliability engineer

How can you make sure the software your company builds today will stand the test of time? Hire an SRE.

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Why you should worry about API security, but not panic

API developers offer some very striking responses to the question of how secure they believe their APIs are.

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How startups recruit, hire and retain software developers

Startups can't offer the same salaries and benefits as larger tech companies, but they've built creative strategies to compete when it comes to hiring and retaining software developers.

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Don’t rush into outsourcing software development

In a rush to save money, companies often plunge into software development outsourcing, quickly select a supplier and expect that team to produce great software right away. They skip the careful evaluation required to determine which...

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Google to developers: Get on the 18:9 bandwagon or get left behind

In a post on its Android developers blog, Google urges developers to tune their apps for the new 18:9 ratio screens on the LG G6 and the Galaxy S8.

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5 companies worth watching from Dev Week San Francisco

The confluence of technology and teamwork makes San Francisco's Developer Week an innovation leader.

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Subscriptions are more than just flipping a switch

Software-based business is here to stay. Staying agile is key to adopting new models in an increasingly subscription-based world.

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9 lies programmers tell themselves

Confidence in our power over machines also makes us guilty of hoping to bend reality to our code

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Recruiters: Coding talent needed, degree optional

HackerRank finds that bootcamps and other alternatives to four-year degrees are now seen as viable

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15 unfilled tech jobs that cost the U.S. billions

What's the overall cost of unfilled technology jobs? New research from Glassdoor shows it's in the billions.

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Update of macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta with Night Shift now available to developers

Apple is stepping up its beta schedule, so it could mean that an official release is coming soon.

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How third-party developers are transforming the Alexa experience

With more and more developers creating software and innovative solutions for voice control products, Amazon's Alexa might finally have come of age.

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