Amazon Web Services launched a preview of a new service that lets developers add maps and location-based features to their applications, a move that could increase competitive pressure on Google and Microsoft. The AWS service brings the cloud giant closer to the action in location-based technology at a time when developers are still grumbling about price hikes that Google made two years for...
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Now-former president Trump’s last minute pardon of self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski raises a fascinating question about crime and punishment in Silicon Valley. When a judge last year sentenced Levandowski to 18 months in prison for stealing a proprietary Google document, he said his goal was deterrence. As we reported at the time, the judge said letting Levandowski off...
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