• Earnings Preview: What To Expect From Teva On Thursday

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Teva is expected to report earnings of $0.66 per share on $4.80 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, the so-called Whisper number is $0.70.
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  • Earnings Preview: What To Expect From Teva On Thursday

    5 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Teva is expected to report earnings of $0.66 per share on $4.80 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, the so-called Whisper number is $0.70.
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  • The Fight To End Global Blindness Gets A $1 Billion Boost

    5 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    With the creation of a new catalyst fund to support eye-health initiatives, ophthalmologist Andrew Bastawrous wants to reach all 2.5 billion people in need of eye exams and glasses around the world.
    In mid-March, Dr. Andrew Bastawrous, a British-Egyptian ophthalmologist now based in Kenya, took the podium in Westminster Abbey to address the 53 world leaders gathered there for Commonwealth Day , an annual convening of the former territories of the British Empire. He was a bit nervous, he tells Fast Company -previous Commonwealth Day reflection speakers included Malala Yousafzai and Kofi...
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  • Facebook is using Instagram photos and hashtags to improve its computer vision

    Facebook is using Instagram photos and hashtags to improve its computer vision

    5 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Facebook today revealed that, using 3.5 billion publicly shared Instagram photos and their accompany hashtags, its computer system has achieved new advances, with a 86 percent accuracy rate when used on ImageNet, a well-known benchmark dataset. The results were shared onstage at F8, Facebook's annual developer conference taking place today at...
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  • Facebook Used Billions Of Instagram Photos To Set A New Record In Image Recognition Accuracy

    5 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    The work, known as weakly supervised pre-training, got an accuracy score of 85.4% when applied to a common benchmarking tool-fully 2% better than the previous state of the art.
    Facebook is leveraging billions of Instagram photos and thousands of user-added hashtags to improve the state of the art of image recognition.
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  • An old Wall Street money manager with $500 billion is moving to Nashville from Manhattan to save money

    5 monthes ago - By CNBC

    AllianceBernstein will relocate about 1,050 jobs beginning later this year, according to an SEC filing.
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  • Consumer spend on apps to reach $106.4 billion this year, $156.5 billion by 2022

    Consumer spend on apps to reach $106.4 billion this year, $156.5 billion by 2022

    5 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Consumer spending in global app stores will total $106.4 billion by the end of the year and $156.5 billion by 2022, according to a new report from App Annie out this morning. The 2018 figure is down a bit from the $110 billion the firm was estimating back in December. Much of the growth continues to come from the Asia-Pacific region, where China is easily maintaining its position as the world's largest app market, and accounts for 40 percent of worldwide spend.
    The report also found that consumer spending per device is on the rise, and will grow 23 percent from $20.94 in 2017 to $25.65 in...
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