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1、Pinterest公司新发布的极具吸引力的社交媒体新形式:故事图钉,迅速成为苹果App Store下载第一名。故事图钉结合使用多页图像、视频、配音和叠加文本,与Twitter等传统形式的区别是发布的故事帖子不会很快下沉消失,可以通过搜索和其他发现机制保持活跃在首页。用户的交互方式也不是简单地看或点赞,而是有更多的方式。

Pinterest is announcing its spin on the increasingly popular stories format today — Story Pins, which combine multiple pages of images, videos, voiceover and overlaid text. For one thing, he noted that they’re not ephemeral, meaning that they don’t disappear after a set period of time, and can still be surfaced via search or other discovery mechanisms.

In addition, the main interaction with a Story Pin is to save it for, rather than a simple like button.

2、随着COVID-19大流行的继续,目前尚不明确可以回到任何一种“一切照旧”的感觉,但美联航正在着手进行一项新的试点项目,即在飞行前快速进行COVID-19病毒的检测。

There’s still no clear path back to any sense of ‘business-as-usual’ as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, but United Airlines  is embarking on a new pilot project to see if easy access to COVID-19 testing immediately prior to a flight can help ease freedom of mobility.

3、总部位于瑞士的用机器学习审核代码的初创公司DeepCode被Snyk收购,后者是一家帮助开发人员保护其代码的独角兽公司。DeepCode的决定性优势是开发了一个可以快速从数十亿程序代码中学习的AI系统,检测代码的安全性和可靠性。采用了将数据驱动的机器学习方法与基于符号推理的语义静态代码分析相结合的方法。

Switzerland-based machine learning code review startup DeepCode has been acquired by Snyk, a post-unicorn valuation cybersecurity startup which is focused on helping developers secure their code. The AI startup’s decisive advantage is that it has developed the first AI system that can learn from billions of program codes quickly, enabling AI- based detection of security and reliability code issues”. They combine data- driven machine learning methods with semantic static code analysis methods based on symbolic reasoning.

4、Zoom的最早投资者将数百万赌注押在了一个面向学校的更好的Zoom。

Zoom’s earliest investors are betting millions on a better Zoom for schools.

5、特斯拉首席执行官Elon Musk周二透露了Model S Plaid,这是该公司旗舰轿车的最新款,具有令人赞叹的性能和续航里程,包括一次充电即可行驶至少520英里。

Tesla  CEO Elon Musk revealed Tuesday the Model S Plaid, the newest variant to the company’s flagship sedan that boasts some eye-popping performance and range claims, including the ability to travel at least 520 miles on a single charge.

6、谷歌今天宣布了对Google Maps的更新,它将在服务中引入新的COVID-19图层,可在指定区域中查看确诊病例的数量。

Google  today announced an update to Google Maps that will bring a new COVID-19 layer to the service to help you better understand the number of cases in a given area. 

7、在过去的四个月中,美国空军任命了50多家不同的厂商来开发高级战斗管理系统ABMS,该系统的目标是使空军和太空部队能够协同作战,通过安全数据网络连接传感器、决策者和武器,从而实现快速决策和全域指挥与控制。

Over the last four months, the Air Force named more than 50 different vendors that would work on developing the system, the Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS). The goal of ABMS is to enable the Air Force and Space Force to operate together – connecting sensors, decision makers and weapons through a secure data network enabling rapid decision making and all-domain command and control.

8、欧盟将对撤销苹果在爱尔兰的$ 15B State Aid税收法案的决定提出上诉。这是在全球经济因冠状病毒大流行而收缩的时候,病毒大流行对欧洲国家造成了特别严重的打击,而且一些国家和欧盟一直在努力向因休假计划而失业的个人和企业提供公共援助。在这种情况下,征税和确保公平的竞争尤为突出。

European Commission to appeal decision that reversed Apple’s $15B State Aid tax bill in Ireland. It comes at a time when global economies are contracting due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has hit European countries especially hard, and countries and the EU have been scrambling to provide public assistance to individuals and businesses who have been put out of work through furlough schemes and other efforts. In that context, collecting tax revenues and ensuring fair competition take on particularly acute profiles.

9、许多顶级App制造商联合起来,反对苹果对App Store以及Google对Play Store的控制,这是近几个月以来一直持续的话题。

A number of top app makers have banded together to fight against Apple’s  control of its App Store and, to a lesser extent, Google’s control of the Play Store — a topic of increased regulatory scrutiny in recent months. 

10、今年6月,Twitter在Android上引入了一项测试功能,对于不看文章内容就转推的用户,会出现实验性提示,建议他们在转推之前先阅读一下。

In June, Twitter introduced a test feature on Android to promote “informed discussion” on the platform. The experimental prompt appeared for users who went to retweet an article they hadn’t clicked to open, and suggested they read before they retweet.

(消息来源:http://techcrunch.com )

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