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This fictional video about AI-powered weapons makes The Terminator look like a Disney film

If you woke up today feeling like the world wasn’t a very scary place, and for some reason you didn’t want to continue feeling that way, we’ve got the remedy for you. “Slaughterbots” is seven minutes and forty-seven seconds of sheer horror designed to be a fictional warning against a future full of …

Stephen Hawking

7 Top Books That Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Apple CEO Tim Cook Think You Should Read

Are these on your wish list?<p>There's no question, if you want to get ahead, you must read as many books as you can. As I've written before, Bill Gates reads about 50 books per year and Mark Zuckerberg about 24. But the undisputed king of reading remains Warren Buffett, who spends 80 percent of his …

Bose Sleepbuds can silence snores and barking dogs

These smart earplugs might save your relationship<p>Two years ago we discovered a rather remarkable set of smart earplugs from a company called Hush that could silence the noise around you as you slept. Then the company suddenly went quiet, and stopped returning our calls. Now we know why: Hush was …

Google's Voice Experiments harness the power of Assistant

Google already has technological showcases for Chrome, neural networks and other technologies, so why not demonstrate what Assistant can do? Sure enough, it's doing just that. Its newly launched Voice Experiments site highlights projects that use Assistant tools (such as Actions on Google) to …

You Can Take These 8,000 College and University Courses For Free

College is expensive. In recent years several universities and colleges around the world have started offering some of their courses for free. Over …

Ask This 1 Question at Every Job Interview to Increase Your Chances of Being Hired

Use the power of consistency to improve your chances of landing that job offer.<p>Imagine it's zero hour and the administrative assistant calls you in for the job interview. It took you a long time to land this interview and you don't want to go home without the job.<p>The process of interviewing can be …

The Most Mysterious Anomalies of Mars

Since Ancient Man began tracking the unique red world across the night sky, we have always known there is something special about Mars. Although it …

Social Articles Tracking & PR news.com

A new report titled Global Synthetic Lubricants Sales Market Report 2018 has been added to the database of Trusted Business Insights (TBI). In this …

These New Stackable Tents Are Like Bunk Beds for Camping

It's basically a portable treehouse.<p>There’s no better feeling than the peace and quiet you get while camping.<p>After all being one with nature is the …

Camping

Marc Benioff, Ashton Kutcher, and even Michael Jordan poured millions into a startup that helps programmers make Google money from home

If you're a software programmer who wants to command a Silicon Valley salary, you typically need to live in or near Silicon Valley.<p>Gigster wants to change that.<p>The 4-year-old Silicon Valley startup pairs companies in need of software developers with freelance programmers from around the world who …

Startups

PowerGO ONE Pocket Portable Automatic Power Generator Provides “Unlimited Power” (video)

A new pocket portable power generator has been launched by Kickstarter this week with the aim of raising $30,000 over the next 44 days. Unlike other …

Chatbots for Enterprise Customer Service

External-facing assistants, also called customer service chatbots, are the most common types of enterprise bots.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chatbots have proven to be an extremely versatile tool. They're currently being used by a huge number of companies that …

Chatbots

How to Record Calls on Your Smartphone

Recording a phone call used to require an external gadget that connected a digital recorder to a desk phone's base and handset. It's still one of the …

Discover why Python is an essential programming language

If you dream of earning big bucks as a programmer, you’ll need a broad knowledge of popular programming languages. Most experts would agree that …

Google Launches Free Course on Deep Learning: The Science of Teaching Computers How to Teach Themselves

Last Friday, we mentioned how Google's artificial intelligence software DeepMind has the ability to teach itself many things. It can teach itself how …

Change these settings to save data when you travel [Tech Travel Tips]

Your mobile data plan takes a hammering when you travel. All the stuff you usually do while sitting in bed using your home Wi-Fi — like reading <i>Cult of Mac</i> and viewing cute capybara GIFs — will eat through your monthly allowance. And that’s before you get to the extra use of maps and Google to find …

In 1 Short Sentence, Apple CEO Tim Cook Gives Brilliant Advice for Career Success

The tech titan says all you need for success is to concentrate on making these three things happen.<p>During a tour of India last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook got quite a few things checked off his to-do list, including meeting with Prime Minister Narenda Modi. He also strategically squeezed in an Indian …

Here's How a 5-Minute Freezing Cold Shower Can Help You Succeed

Achieving greatness doesn't come by doing things the easy and comfortable way.<p>The most successful people don't get to the top by doing things like everyone else. One thing they typically have in common: Consistently doing the right things, day in and out. Here's what more than two dozen high …

These iPhone storage gadgets are perfect for data hogs [Review]

A friend emailed me with an iPhone crisis. The storage capacity on her iPhone 6 was full and she was unable to shoot pictures or videos. She needed space fast.<p>I walked her through the steps on how to purchase additional space on iCloud. But I also said I had a few devices that plug into the phone …

After On - a novel of a Silicon Valley startup by Rob Reid

I enjoyed Rob Reid's 2013 science fiction humor novel, Year Zero, about a pan-galactic conspiracy by aliens who would rather destroy Earth than pay …

Nebo handwriting app is like paper, only better

Nebo is an alternative to Apple’s upcoming iOS 11 Notes app. Like the Apple app, Nebo lets you use the Apple Pencil to draw and write in notes. It also recognizes the words you write and lets you search on those terms. Unlike the native Notes app, however, Nebo also converts your longhand scrawls …

The Sci-Fi Guru Who Predicted Google Earth Explains Silicon Valley’s Latest Obsession

“Snow Crash” author Neal Stephenson talks to the Hive about the differences between augmented and virtual reality, how to create a convincing Metaverse, and why social media is driving us insane.<p>Way back in 1992, author <b>Neal Stephenson</b> published his breakthrough novel, <i>Snow Crash,</i> a cyberpunk …

Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google’s new AI fund

About a month ago, word spread that Google had quietly launched a new fund for investing into AI companies. Now this fund has made its first (or at least its first public) investment. Led by Google’s VP of engineering for AI, Anna Patterson, this new fund is leading a $10.5 million Series A into …

Machine Learning

This tiny iPhone speaker could revolutionize workspace conference calls

Boardroom meetings in the office look a lot different today than they used to. With new tech like video calling, iPhones, etc, it's easier now than …

iOS Apps

10 Metrics Your Chatbot Should Track to Optimize User Experience

incorporating a chatbot into your marketing campaign can completely change the way you interact with your audiences<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It's no secret that incorporating a chatbot into your marketing campaign can completely change the way you interact with …

Chatbots

49 of the hardest questions Apple will ask in a job interview

Apple asks both technical interview questions, based on your past work experience, and some mind-boggling puzzles.<p>And if you're interviewing to work at Apple's retail stores, you'll be asked a lot of questions about how you'd handle an angry customer.<p>We combed through posts on Glassdoor to find …

Employment

7 Tips for Machine Learning Success

A comprehensive machine learning (ML) strategy is about a lot more than algorithms. Read this to understand why.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

50 meals everyone should eat in their lifetime

Sometimes one meal is all it takes to make your vacation one to remember forever.<p>From incredibly fresh ceviche in Peru to the modern Spanish cuisine …

Flavors

The Pixel's release doesn't mean your Nexus is completely toast

Google unveiled its fancy new Pixel phone during a press event on Tuesday. If you haven't seen it yet, it's an impressive handset, with VR capabilities, a fast-charging battery, supposedly the best-ever phone camera, a super-smart AI assistant and Android 7.1. It's also the harbinger of death for …

Who Hacked The NSA?

The mystery behind the identity of the Shadow Brokers, an eight-foot-tall alien, and the diplomatic chess game surrounding a 234 MB leak<p>Last week, a group called the "Shadow Brokers" stole 234 megabytes of data from the National Security Agency (NSA). The leak included information about the …

National Security Agency (NSA)