On Monday, it announced an update to Google Maps that streamlines and significantly cleans up the mapping apps interface on Android, iOS, and the web. How did the Maps team accomplish that, exactly? By eliminating every listing, line, and geometric shape deemed even the tiniest bit superfluous. That approach, in tandem with the rollout of improvedtypography for street names, points of interest, and transit stations that dont blend into the cartographic background as much as the old font tended to, was surprisingly effective at making traffic information easier to spot. Weve removed elements

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Running one business under the guise of several LLCs is not an uncommon tactic for house flippers in Oakland or elsewhere. "It could just be literally limiting his liability, keeping each interest separate," says Stahl. But after weathering the foreclosure storm, Oakland passed an ordinance to prevent this exact practice in the future, requiring investors who flip distressed properties to register with the city and pay a corresponding fee, ostensibly in order to prevent the kind of wide-scale blight that occurred when banks owned entire neighborhoods just a few years ago. "If he has an LLC

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Sorry Artificial Intelligence TensorFlow, Google's open source library for machine learning, is now backing Apple's iOS mobile platform. While TensorFlow already has been available for Android, version 0.9, revealed this week, accommodates both iOS and the Raspberry Pi hardware platform for the internet of things. [ The InfoWorld review roundup: AWS, Microsoft, Databricks, Google, HPE, and IBM machine learning in the cloud . | Get a digest of the day's top tech stories in the InfoWorld Daily newsletter . ] "To build TensorFlow on iOS, we've created a set of scripts, including a makefile, to

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