Amazon Rekognition can now recognize celebrities

Amazon Rekognition, Amazon’s deep learning-powered image detection and recognition service, is getting a little bit smarter today. The service can now recognize thousands of celebrities...

Backup service Rubrik now works natively in AWS and Azure

Rubrik, the startup that provides data management services like backup and recovery to large enterprises, is in the process of raising between $150 million and $200...

AWS moves into IT training and job placement with re:Start, a UK cloud skills...

Amazon’s cloud storage business AWS has been gradually expanding into a range of cloud services for people not to simply host their business or app with AWS,...

AWS shoots for total cloud domination

AWS held its annual re:Invent customer conference this week — and as it revealed one new service after another, one thing became clear: the company...

AWS launches Blox, a collection of open source tools for the EC2 Container Service

With its EC2 Container Service (ECS), Amazon has long offered support for software containers on its AWS cloud computing platform. Today, at its re:Invent developer...

AWS X-Ray gives developers a way to look into every little operation in their...

Amazon today is rolling out a tool to help developers dive deep into their existing applications to diagnose each element of the application’s processes in...

AWS Greengrass brings Lambda to IoT devices

Amazon today announced the launch of Greengrass, a new service that will be built into IoT devices to bring them better and smarter compute capabilities. As...

AWS announces FPGA instances for its EC2 cloud computing service

Amazon’s AWS cloud computing service today announced that it is launching a new instance type with field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). The promise of FPGAs is that...

Amazon plunges on earnings miss

Amazon disappointed investors when it posted third quarter earnings after the bell Thursday. With an adjusted earnings per share of 52 cents, this was well...

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WhatsApps full feature payment service to roll out soon after a...

DigitMobile PhonesWhatsApp’s ‘full feature’ payment service to roll out soon after a successful beta test, NCPI confirmsWhatsApp will start...