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Microsoft’s Translation is now as good as real humans for Chinese to English

Microsoft has finally built its first machine translation system that can translate sentences of news articles from Chinese to English with the same quality and accuracy as a person. The company reached this major milestone yesterday and seems to have used the human technique to get to this landmark. The company had been working on Translation for some time. The ...

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Microsoft annoaunces new features for its “Teams”

Microsoft Teams is a chat-based collaboration tool which can be used by a group of people to work on a project or anything similar.  It uses Office 365 strength offering meetings, calling, graphics and AI capabilities. On its first year completion, Microsoft has announced the list of features that will come later this year. To advance our vision for Intelligent Communications, we ...

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How to Enable Alexa Follow-up questions mode to Ask Questions in a Row

While its great to interact with Alexa, but using the wake word every time, especially when you have series of questions to ask, it gets annoying. Its pretty much a problem with every digital assistant, and Amazon is trying to solve this with Follow-Up Mode. Available for US English only, you can ask Alexa follow-up questions without repeating the wake word. How do ...

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Xbox might get “Game mods” in Future

If you are kind of person who contributes to Game Mods, Xbox might be finally thinking to bring it officially to the platform. According to a job listing on Microsoft’s website, Xbox is looking for a Senior Program Manager to “drive support on Xbox Live for game mods”. Well almost official! Here is what the Job description say in more detail: ...

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Microsoft claims Windows Defender has blocked 80,000 instances of Trojan Dofoil

If you still don’t trust Windows Defender on Windows 10, Microsoft has another big reason for you. According to the company, Windows Defender Antivirus blocked more than 80,000 instances of several sophisticated Trojans. These were campaigned to infect nearly thousands of computer, but Defender safeguarded 500,000 computers. These trojans where new variants of Dofoil (also known as Smoke Loader), carry a coin ...

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