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Jonathan Vanian

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Oakland, CA, United States

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Past:
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  • Entrepreneur
  • GigaOM

Recent articles by Jonathan:

Apple Shipped This Many HomePods In The First Quarter

Apple shipped 600,000 HomePods in the first quarter, according to Strategy Analytics. But Amazon led the market with 4 million Echos shipped. → Read More

Facebook Partners With The Atlantic Council to Fight Election Propaganda

An effort to stop potential meddling during upcoming world elections. → Read More

Amazon Alexa Coders Can Now Use 8 Different Voices In Their Skills

For the purpose of building more compelling skills with different voices. → Read More

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Apple Music Has Over 50 Million Users

Apple CEO Tim Cook said in an interview that Apple Music has over 50 million users, which includes paid subscriptions and free trials. → Read More

Twitter To Combat Trolls By Hiding Tweets Of Users Based On Behaviors

Twitter plans to combat trolls on its service by hiding the tweets of users based on their behaviors, like setting up multiple accounts. → Read More

Facebook Creates Youth Portal to Give Teens Tips About Using Its Service

Don't accept Facebook friend requests from people you don't know, Facebook tells teens. → Read More

Amazon and Fidelity Labs Collaborated on a Virtual Reality Financial Agent

Amazon and Fidelity Labs debuted a virtual reality financial agent intended to show the possibilities of VR in the enterprise. → Read More

Amazon Alexa Is Coming to TiVo's Bolt, Roamio, and Premiere DVRs

Support for Amazon Alexa will be coming to TiVo's Bolt, Roamio, and Premiere DVRs via a software update by June 1. → Read More

Facebook Reportedly Considering Its Own Cryptocurrency

The social networking company just formed a blockchain group. → Read More

Garry Kasparov Talks Artificial Intelligence, Deep Blue, And AlphaGo Zero

Garry Kasparov talked about his life as a chess master, artificial intelligence, and the Deep Blue and AlphaGo Zero computer systems. → Read More

White House to Create Artificial Intelligence Task Force

The White House said it would create an artificial intelligence task force that will help determine the country's AI-related investments. → Read More

Google to Buy Startup Velostrata as It Builds Cloud Computing Business

Google said it plans to buy the cloud computing and migration startup Velostrata. → Read More

Jobs Site Glassdoor Is Sold to Recruit Holdings for $1.2 Billion

Glassdoor, the employee review site, will be sold to Japan-based Recruit Holdings Co. in deal worth $1.2 Billion. → Read More

Google I/O: 4 Big Takeaways From Google CEO Sundar Pichai Keynote

Google CEO Sundar Pichai discussed artificial intelligence, TPU chips, Google Assistant, and people's health and digital well being. → Read More

Google Assistant Is Getting 6 New Voices—and John Legend's

Google Assistant will get six new voices plus the voice of John Legend later in the year, as announced at Google I/O. → Read More

Exclusive: ThoughtSpot Gets Huge Funding to Expand its Google-Like Search For Corporate Data

ThoughtSpot just landed $145 million in funding and is now an enterprise unicorn startup with a private valuation of over $1 million. → Read More

4 Big Takeaways from Satya Nadella's Talk at Microsoft Build

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talked about the need for AI ethics, drones and a DJI partnership, and the importance of user privacy. → Read More

Criminals Used a Fleet of Drones to Disrupt an FBI Hostage Operation

Criminals reportedly used a fleet of drones to disrupt an FBI hostage operation, the FBI chief of its operational technology law unit said. → Read More

Twitter Warns 336 Million Users to Change Their Passwords After Leaving Them Vulnerable to Hackers

Twitter urged its users to change their passwords after discovering a software bug, and said that it hasn't found evidence of a data breach. → Read More

Amazon Finally Opens Alexa's Cash-Generating Features to All Developers

Coders have new ways to earn cash via Amazon Alexa skills; one feature, Amazon Pay for Alexa, lets people order physical goods by asking. → Read More