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Enough Training, Let's Get Down To The AI Supermarket

This decade has seen us move our notion and application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) forward in dramatic terms. Fuelled by continual advances in computer processing and data analytics, the Machine Learning (ML) that goes to help create AI brains (often called ‘software agents’) has been the …

Machine Learning

How big is SoftBank?

With an annual revenue of over $82 billion, SoftBank Group Corp. is currently the 72nd largest company in the world by revenue. This video by …

SoftBank Group

Ola raises $50 million from new Chinese investors at $4.3 billion valuation

Capital infusion by Hong Kong-based Sailing Capital and Chinese state-backed investment fund CEECF is part of Ola’s move to raise fresh funds of at …

Startups

Uber in talks to buy Dubai ride-hailing rival Careem: Bloomberg

© Reuters. Uber's logo is displayed on a mobile phone in London<p>(Reuters) - Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is in talks to buy …

Latin America

New XBash malware combines ransomware, coinminer, botnet, and worm features in deadly combo

New XBash malware strain targets both Linux and Windows servers<p>new malware strain has been discovered in the wild that combines features from four …

Ransomware

Qualcomm, Apple kick off second trial seeking iPhone import ban

A second trial between Apple Inc and Qualcomm Inc before the U.S. International Trade Commission began Monday in Washington, D.C., with the iPhone …

AliveCor responds to Apple Watch ECG w/ 6-lead reader capable of detecting 100 diseases

Apple just unveiled the Apple Watch Series 4 with support for ECG readings, and now accessory maker AliveCor has announced its own electrocardiogram reader. The company, which has made several iPhone health accessories in the past, says its ECG reader will have 6 leads, compared to the 1 lead Apple …

Apple Watch

Limelight Tries to Lick Latency for Live OTT Video

Claims that its new Realtime Streaming system can deliver 'sub-second' latency on live, Internet-delivered video streams.

Adobe Flash

Could You Design a Box That Traps Light Inside of It?

The answer could revolutionize computing.<p>Could you design a box that could trap light inside of it?<p>Of course you can. In fact, you likely have a device in your home right now that not only traps light and stores it—it keeps it cold, too! That’s right, your humble refrigerator: Open the door and …

Harvard

Amazon might launch eight Alexa devices this fall

A microwave, a subwoofer and an in-car gadget are reportedly on the way.<p>Amazon is ready to drop a whole slew of new Alexa devices, <i>CNBC</i> reports. At least eight new devices including a microwave oven, an amplifier, a subwoofer and some sort of in-car gadget are reportedly set to be released before …

Jeff Bezos

World's first hydrogen fuel cell-powered train enters service

The world's first hydrogen fuel cell-powered train entered regular service on Monday in Germany as a two-car Alstom Coradia iLint took to the tracks …

Fuel Cell

David Patterson Says It’s Time for New Computer Architectures and Software Languages

Moore’s Law is over, ushering in a golden age for computer architecture, says RISC pioneerDavid Patterson—University of California professor, Google …

Machine Learning

BMW rolls out 2019 R 1250 GS and RT with variable valve lift

The fifth generation of BMW's four-valve boxer engine will make its debut in the new R 1250 GS and RT. The latest evolution of its liquid-cooled …

Color Schemes

The creator of Google's self-driving car project is now working to automate boring office functions

Sebastian Thrun, one of the best known entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley, is taking on a new challenge that's a big shift from his work in autonomous …

Autonomous Cars

Amazon reportedly planning Alexa microwave, subwoofer, and more this year

Alexa, nuke my Hot Pocket<p>Amazon is planning to introduce as many as eight new Alexa-powered smart home devices later this year, according to a report from CNBC today. Those devices will be a wide-ranging offering of voice-controlled gadgets: a microwave oven, an in-car gadget of some sort, and a …

Smart Homes

Nation aims to boost AI to benefit world

<b>President says China willing to share opportunities created by technology</b><p>China is willing to promote development, maintain security and share results …

Smart Cities

A Healthy Future for Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

One of the hottest tech trends these days is artificial intelligence (AI), with researchers looking into the use of AI for applications ranging from …

Machine Learning

SpaceX will send Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to the Moon

‘I choose to go to the Moon with artists!’<p>This evening, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk revealed that Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire and founder of Zozotown, Japan’s largest online clothing retailer, will be the first private customer to ride around the Moon on the company’s future massive rocket, the …

Falcon Heavy

iOS 12 just gave your iPhone new features—here's how to use them

An AR measuring app, Memoji, easier photo sharing, and more.<p>We first heard about iOS 12, the latest version of the iPhone operating system, back in June. Now, Apple's new update is rolling out to compatible devices—which include the iPhone 5C and everything released after that—starting this week.<p>In …

iOS

Cardano talks blockchain innovation with Mongolian government

Cardano is not quite done introducing blockchain technology to developing countries. Founder Charles Hoskinson revealed he recently visited Mongolia to discuss ways to use the technology to innovate the country’s government and business sectors.<p>Hoskinson, who was part of the original Ethereum …

Germany launches world's first hydrogen-powered train

Germany has rolled out the world’s first hydrogen-powered train, signalling the start of a push to challenge the might of polluting diesel trains with costlier but more eco-friendly technology.<p>Two bright blue Coradia iLint trains, built by French TGV-maker Alstom, on Monday began running a 62 mile …

Trains

Google AI Tool Identifies a Tumor's Mutations From an Image

When I was in high school in the early 2000s, I spent a week of my summer vacation shadowing a pathologist at the local hospital. Every day in his …

Mutations

Apple rolls out iOS 12, tvOS 12, and watchOS 5

Following plans announced Apple announced while debuting three new iPhones and the Apple Watch Series 4 last week, the company today began rolling out the iOS 12 mobile operating system to users around the world. A beta was first made available for developers and beta testers in June, but it is now …

iOS

We get up close with the Vision iNext concept to learn about BMW’s future

By now, you’ve probably seen the BMW Vision iNext concept following a photo leak before its official debut. The time has come to share details about …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Self-driving trucks have a bright future in Florida

According to a new report, the state is home to two of the five best autonomous trucking routes in the US.<p><b>Not far off:</b> While self-driving trucks …

Florida

This Gene-Editing Biotech Toppled On A Deal In Diabetes

<b>Crispr Therapeutics</b> (CRSP) stock toppled Monday after the biotech announced a collaboration deal with privately held ViaCyte to work on a gene-edited …

Genetics

Password Autofill in iOS 12 now works with 1Password, Dashlane, and LastPass

An easier way to log in to apps on mobile<p>Apple’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 12, was released to the public earlier today, and that means it’s a great time to get well acquainted with some of its more useful new features. One of those is Password Autofill, a password manager tool that lets …

iOS

This orange puck keeps you online in any country, with one hidden catch

Previous Next<p>1 of 7<p>Staying online when you travel is more important than ever before. Whether you want to jump into Google Maps to get directions to …

Solis

GoodIP crowd based platform for the review of patents and generation of licensing leads

<i>Please introduce yourself and your startup GoodIP to our readers!</i><br>I am Bastian July. I am the founder and CEO of GoodIP. We are the crowd based …

Licensing

SpaceX Says It Will Fly a Passenger Around the Moon in BFR Vehicle

By on September 14, 2018 at 2:52 pm<p>SpaceX started talking about a crewed moon mission last year, and as usual, it claimed a very ambitious timeline. …

Moon