Need research help. @brideoflinux of @fossforce (good site by the way; sign up!) said they had covered Wim Coekaerts #microsoft role in the past, but site search and even - gasp - #google net nothing. Why did he join Microsoft?
A bug in the current version of Google Chrome has been causing address bar suggestions to prioritize search keywords over sites that you have frequented the most. In a bug post update, a Google employee states that this issue has now been fixed.
Carnegie Mellon and Google's Brain outfit have tried to undo some of the techniques of Google's BERT machine learning model for natural language processing. They propose a new approach called "XLNet." Built on top of the popular "Transformer" A.I. for language, it may be a more straightforward way to examine how language works.
" #Google CEO Sundar #Pichai gave a presentation about the company at the start of the meeting, but sat silently on-stage during the 30-minute Q&A portion as his lieutenants fended off queries on hot-button topics like #censorship in China."
If/when #googlenews outlives its usefulness (it's already close to that; it's becoming full of spam) I'll be 100% #google -free. At the moment it's polluted with lots of semi- and literal SPAM. I don't know why they ruined it like this!