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10 Gmail Shortcuts Everybody Ought to Know

If you're anything like me, you spend a lot of time each day clicking through your inbox. (And, admittedly, if you're anything like me you also walk …

Google buys Australia's Kaggle

Kaggle, the data science platform set up by former government economist Anthony Goldbloom in his Sydney bedroom, has been bought by American …

Machine Learning

This cutting edge AI startup from Finland is challenging tech giants and universities alike

When asking around to find the coolest startups in Helsinki, Curious AI was put forward. The company does not disappoint – even its approach to being a startup is unique.<p>Curious AI is a research-based company founded 2015 as a spin-off from Aalto's Deep Learning Research Group. While conventional …

Look out Cambridge, here comes Ofo – China's 'Uber for bikes'

You probably wouldn’t blink twice if you saw a bright yellow bicycle lying unguarded on a city street. But you might do a double take if you saw 500 …

Sprint and Ericsson working together to demonstrate Gigabit LTE

4G LTE is a must in most developed countries. So what comes next? There are already talks of 5G technology – ranging from AT&T’s recently announced 5G Evolution network to Verizon’s partnership with Samsung. Well, Sprint is joining in on the fun and will be demonstrating its Gigabit LTE TDD at MWC …

BT Sport to air 'FIFA' eSports tournaments in the UK

One of the top <i>FIFA</i> eSports competitions is going to be shown on BT Sport in the UK. Today, the broadcaster has announced "exclusive" coverage of the <i>FIFA 17</i> Ultimate Team Championship Series, an EA organised tournament built around 'FUT Champions,' a fantasy mode where players build and compete with …

Soccer

OK, WTF Is a Time Crystal?

Physicists have made a new phase of matter called a time crystal—but what does that even mean?<p>Last month, a team of physicists from UC Berkeley said they'd created a blueprint for a new phase of matter called a time crystal. Their paper, in <i>Physical Review Letters</i>, turned what was once a pretty far …

This app is like Tinder, but for deleting your embarrassing, awful old tweets

There's finally an easy, fun way to delete your old tweets.<p>For $0.99, a new iOS app called Keep or Delete by German developer Tobias Block allows you …

Apps

Bharti Airtel to buy Telenor's India unit in response to Jio's onslaught | Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Bharti Airtel , India’s largest telecoms network operator, is buying Norwegian Telenor’s India unit, in yet another consolidation move in the South Asian nation’s telecoms sector driven by upstart rival Jio’s disruptive pricing.<p>A Bharti Airtel office building is pictured in …

Google has just created the world’s bluest jeans

Google has partnered with a young UK designer to create what they claim to be are the world’s only ‘really blue’ jeans.<p>The designs are the latest …

Miley Cyrus

New iPhone 8 will have revolutionary ‘3D selfie’ camera, analyst claims

Ten years ago, Steve Jobs went on stage to reveal the first iPhone – and said, ‘Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along and …

IPhone 8

This site transforms your doodles into atrocious cat monsters

Machine learning has provided humanity with a powerful tool for creating horrid images of doom. Not only in the figurative ‘AI will kill us all’ sense, but also in the literal ‘OMG LOOK AT THIS ‘ sense. Remember Google’s DeepDream?<p>Now you do.<p>No image, however innocent or cute, is safe from being …

Machine Learning

The world’s first braille smartwatch is on its way to buyers

After three years of false starts, the Dot smartwatch will hit the market next month<p>Since 2014, the South Korean startup Dot has been tweaking its …

New Swype Keyboard update brings emoji predictions and more

The legendary Swype Keyboard is adding a bunch of new features with the latest update, including emoji predictions and a new number row option.<p>Swype Keyboard is what started the whole swipe input movement on smartphones, but compared to other options like Swiftkey or Google’s own keyboard, it’s …

Volkswagen's modern Microbus remake, and more in the week that was

The Volkswagen microbus is one of the most iconic vehicles of all time, and now the automaker is set to revive the classic for the modern era. Meet the I.D. Buzz: VW's all-electric, self-driving microbus of the future. In other auto news, Nissan debuted a stylish Vmotion 2.0 sedan packed with …

Off-grid

Andreas Müller | Bringing Machine Learning to the Masses

This fall Andy Müller finally gave his 13,000 Twitter fans what they’d been clamoring for: a layman's guide to machine learning. The book, …

The Pentagon's Autonomous Swarming Drones Are the Most Unsettling Thing You'll See Today

Ejected from a fighter, the tiny drones collaborate to accomplish their mission—with not a single human involved.<p>An arm of the Pentagon charged with fielding critical new technologies has developed a drone that not only carries out its mission without human piloting, but can talk to other drones to …

Drones