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ISSUE #3: WHATSAPP HAS BEGUN TESTING THE BUSINESS API 💰

💬 After its implementation by Facebook, Twitter and other social media channels, WhatsApp has begun testing a system that allows businesses to message consumers directly.

🖥 Impressive advances are made in the AI world! IBM announced a major milestone in conversational speech recognition by launching a system that achieved a 6.9 percent word error rate. In addition, the company will be retiring its AlchemyAPI service on Bluemix.

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👮 British interior minister Amber Rudd urged tech companies to cooperate with law enforcement agencies in order to improve security and find a solution to message encryption that can be used for terrorist purposes.

💼 Gmail, Hangouts and Google+ are getting several improvements designed for businesses. These updates will focus and prioritize features that make things much simpler for both enterprise administrators and users.

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