Bux launches ‘BUX Zero’ to begin offering fee-free trading in Netherlands – gpgmail

[ad_1] Bux, the Amsterdam-based fintech that wants to make investing more accessible, is launching its fee-free trading app today. Dubbed “BUX Zero,” the new offering is available first to users in the Netherlands who previously signed up to the wait-list. Further European launches are to follow, with Germany and Austria up next. The BUX Zero […]

Facebook is making its own deepfakes and offering prizes for detecting them – gpgmail

[ad_1] Image and video manipulation powered by deep learning, or so-called “deepfakes,” represent a strange and horrifying facet of a promising new field. If we’re going to crack down on these creepy creations, we’ll need to fight fire with fire; Facebook, Microsoft, and many others are banding together to help make machine learning capable of […]

We Company reportedly mulls slashing its valuation ahead of its initial public offering – gpgmail

[ad_1] The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the company formerly known as WeWork is considering slashing its valuation as it looks to woo public market investors. The company is reportedly considering a valuation of somewhere in the $20 billion range for its initial public offering, a figure that’s far less than the $47 billion valuation […]

Duolingo is now offering a beta version of Latin courses – gpgmail

[ad_1] Duolingo is one of the most popular apps on the market for folks who want to learn languages. And now, the service is giving users a way to truly ‘carpe diem’ by offering a course in Latin. If you’re wondering why Duolingo is offering lessons for a language that hasn’t been commonly used since […]

Coursera makes its first acquisition, Rhyme Softworks, to power new Coursera Labs offering – gpgmail

[ad_1] Coursera, the online education platform now valued at over $1 billion, has made its name through its popular e-learning programs, working with some 190 universities and big names like Google to bring some 3,600 courses and 14 degrees online, attracting 43 million learners to date. Now, it’s taking a significant step in its development. […]

Cloudflare files for initial public offering – gpgmail

[ad_1] After much speculation and no small amount of controversy, Cloudflare, one of the companies that ensures that websites run smoothly on the internet, has filed for its initial public offering. The company, which made its debut on gpgmail’s Battlefield stage back in 2010, has put a placeholder value of the offering at $100 million, […]

MasterClass founder launches Outlier, offering online courses for college credit – gpgmail

[ad_1] Aaron Rasmussen, co-founder and former creative director of MasterClass, has a new startup called Outlier.org. Like MasterClass, Outlier is bringing education online, but with a key difference — these are college classes offering real college credit. The startup is launching a pilot version of its first two courses, Calculus I and Introduction to Psychology, for […]

AT&T is offering free Spotify to select Unlimited subscribers – gpgmail

[ad_1] AT&T is sweetening the deal on its Unlimited & More Premium plan this week, with the addition of free Spotify Premium. That amounts to a $10 a month savings for those paying the $80 a month for the wireless service. The plan offers one of seven free partner services, including HBO, Cinemax, Showtime, Starz, […]