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Google's updated feed taps machine learning to show new topics before you search for them

Google has advanced its machine learning algorithm to provide a more personalized news feed to Google Search mobile app users, according to a Wednesday blog post from vice president of engineering Shashi Thakur. "While we each keep up to date on the things that matter to us in different ways—social media, news apps, talking to…
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IBM Z mainframe has built-in encryption to fight 'epidemic of data breaches'

The new IBM Z mainframe, unveiled Monday, has a built-in encryption engine to protect businesses against the "global epidemic of data breaches," a press release said. Application data, cloud data, and data stored in a traditional database can all be encrypted. Some 9 billion data records have been lost or stolen in the past four…
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