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Can You Teach AI To Design? Wix Thinks So

“It’s trying to take the brain of a designer and make it into a machine,” says Nitzan Achsaf, the head of Wix Advanced Design Intelligence.<p>There are myriad services that make designing a website very easy, like Squarespace, Adobe Portfolio, and Google’s Material Design Lite. But Wix, the website …

Salesforce Machine Learning Platform Becomes an Apache Project

Salesforce announces that the database platform it gained when it acquired PredictionIO earlier this year is now an open source Apache project.

Machine Learning

First Self-Driving, 3D-Printed Smart Bus Hits the Streets of Washington, DC

Public transportation users in Washington, DC, can now hitch a ride on a self-driving, 3D-printed bus.<p>Olli, created by Arizona-based Local Motors, …

Internet of Things

The Race Is On: IBM, Google, Microsoft And AWS Aim To Deliver Machine Learning As A Cloud Service

<b>Google: Engine For Growth</b><p>During his company's first-quarter earnings call, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said delivering artificial intelligence and …

Blockchain Technology To Improve TransferWise's Disruptive Money Transfer Service?

Traditional financial institutions are slowly starting to realize they have to innovate their business model, or risk becoming obsolete. Sending …

Digital Currency

Google working on 'common-sense' AI engine at new Zurich base

<b>Google is extending its push into artificial intelligence with a new European research centre dedicated to advancing the technology.</b><p>Based in Zurich, the team will focus on three areas - machine learning, natural language understanding and computer perception.<p>Emmanuel Mogenet, who will head the …

Artificial Intelligence

Movie written by algorithm turns out to be hilarious and intense

For Sunspring's exclusive debut on Ars, we talked to the filmmakers about collaborating with an AI.<p>Ars is excited to be hosting this online debut of</i> …

York University

What if a bot could run a country?

Last week, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur named Gabriel Leydon showed me the revolutionary potential of real-time bots. He showed me a test bot project that, if expanded, could almost literally run a country: its public transportation system, taxis, traffic lights, parking spaces, and more. That’s a …

Chatbots

Ten Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Marketing And Sales

• Customer Analytics (48%), Operational Analytics (21%), Fraud and Compliance (12%) New Product & Service Innovation (10%) & Enterprise Data Warehouse Optimization (10%) are among the most popular big data use cases in sales and marketing.<br>• Customer Value Analytics (CVA) based on Big Data is making it …

Big Data

These award-winning landscape photos show the Earth in ways you've never seen it

Each photographer submits a portfolio of photos from the past year.<p>The organizers of the competition have compiled the top 101 into a free eBook, which can be downloaded here.<p>Scroll down to check out a selection of the winning images (we've left photos as they were originally cropped).

Best of 2015: Top 10 Landscape Photos

It’s that time of year again! As we bid farewell to 2015 and welcome in 2016 with open arms, we’re taking a fond look back at the most popular images …

Top 10

Why 5G will be far more life-changing than you think

Sometimes you don't realise how great technology is until you're forced to use previous generations.<p>Dropping down from 4G to 3G makes mobile data …

EBN - TechMergers - Disney Extends the Magic in the Kingdom with IoT

Disney's $1 Billion investment in the Internet of Things (IoT) is a practical example of where IoT can positively impact both a business and make the …

Tech world eyes digital life beyond the smartphone

As smartphone sales have peaked in most major markets, Apple, Samsung and others are being forced to rethink their business models to keep growing …

Internet of Things

Internet of Things Day Delivers Connected Cows and Sour Cream

These aren't the most exciting internet of things gadgets, but they're practical.<p>Today is Internet of Things Day, and two of the most practical …

Landscape Photography on Locaton - Shoot & Wild Camping with Tips, Filters, Compostion & Hiking

Blockchains, Teens and Hedge-Fund Hotels

<b>Blockchain.</b>The Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. is a financial-market utility that is owned by the big banks, brokers and mutual-fund companies and …

Hedge Funds

Big Banks Boost Block Chain Startup With New Funding, Deal

Digital Asset Holdings LLC, a block chain startup, has raised more than $50 million in funding from a group of big banks seeking to make sense of the …

Business Solutions, Services and Technology from Samsung

Samsung Flip<p>Introducing the Samsung Flip, an innovative digital flipchart that helps to drive more productive and efficient collaboration without the …

Infographic: What Consumers Are Really Looking for in a Wired Home

The Internet of Things has come to define modern life, especially home life. Connected TVs, alarms, even toilets are becoming more common. But what …

Welcome to Industry 4.0

The term Industry 4.0 was coined by German Government which indicates use of latest digital technologies like Internet of Things in manufacturing …

Tesla announces the companies selling the Powerwall in Australia

It's been a long wait, but Tesla has announced it will be bringing its energy storage solution, the Powerwall, to Australia through energy retailers …

Herald of Fagus

Sunrise over the bay

Microsoft’s power move: open sourcing Edge’s Javascript engine

If you’ve been paying attention to Microsoft over the last year, you’ve probably noticed that the company has changed its attitude toward the open-source community in a huge way.<p>In just the past few months the company has open sourced its code editor, Visual Studio’s code building tool, a video …

Four Uber Rivals Are Now in International Alliance

Lyft confirms arrangements with GrabTaxi Holdings and India’s Ola<p>The international alliance of Uber Technologies Inc.’s ride-hailing competitors is growing stronger.<p>San Francisco startup Lyft Inc. confirmed Thursday it is teaming up with Southeast Asia’s GrabTaxi Holdings Pte. Ltd. and India’s Ola …

San Francisco

EU Presses Tech Companies over Surveillance, Security

Companies, governments discussing deepening anti-terrorism cooperation amid privacy concerns<p>PARIS—European Union officials are pressing big U.S. tech companies to free up surveillance access to their user data in the wake of last month’s attacks in Paris, marking a continued shift in the debate …

Surveillance

YouTube Seeks Streaming Rights to TV Shows, Movies

Efforts come as YouTube looks to bolster $9.99-a-month subscription service called Red<p>YouTube is seeking streaming rights to TV series and movies to bolster its new subscription service, intensifying its rivalry with Netflix Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Hulu in the competitive market for online …

Televisions

40分でわかるHadoop徹底入門 (Cloudera World Tokyo 2014 講演資料)

Hadoop creator Doug Cutting on evolving and succeeding in open source

<i>Doug Cutting helped create Apache Hadoop nearly a decade ago while working at Yahoo, where he helped the project become an open source juggernaut and</i> …