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See Elon Musk react to the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch

Elon Musk drops a well-deserved F-bomb in a National Geographic video showing his reaction to the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch.<p>We know the world's overall reaction to the epic Falcon Heavy rocket launch on Feb. 6 (the world was pretty thrilled), but SpaceX founder Elon Musk came across as very …

Space Exploration

2017 was the worst year ever for internet freedom in India

Shutting off the internet during turmoil is becoming a dangerous trend in India.<p>The world’s largest democracy has shut down the internet 124 times since 2012—over half of them in 2017 alone.<p>Authorities cut off internet access 65 times during the past year, more than double the number of times (31) …

India

Google Contacts syncing not working for some users — here's how to fix it

Data not syncing for your Google Contacts? This is what to do.<p>You might not consciously think about it, but chances are you use Google Contacts every …

Fortnite cheater and Epic Games settle lawsuit

Injunction requires destruction of the software, lays out consequences if he cheats again<p>Epic Games and Charles Vraspir have settled a lawsuit related to cheating in the game <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale</i>. Vraspir has agreed to destroy the software used to circumvent the rules of the game and to never …

US government uses Project Veritas video in trial of anti-Trump protesters

Footage from the far-right group is being relied on as evidence against protesters arrested at Trump’s inauguration, raising criticism from activists<p>Project Veritas: how fake news prize went to rightwing group beloved by Trump<p>Federal prosecutors targeting anti-Trump protesters are relying on video …

Trump’s Call To Fallen Soldier’s Widow Released – Natasha De Alencar, Sgt. Mark De Alencar’s Wife [Video]

The body of 37-year-old Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar was carried by a team of Army members on Monday, April 10, at Dover Air Force Base. Later that …

Everyone’s Mad at Google and Sundar Pichai Has to Fix It

The sparsely furnished offices of Sundar Pichai stretch across the second floor of the Googleplex in Mountain View, Calif. On one side of the room, a …

Amazon.com Inc

Comparing Alexa, Google Assistant, Cortana and Siri smart speakers

The smart home assistant race has been building to a fever pitch over the course of the last couple of years. Things really came to head this past two weeks, when Amazon, Google and Sonos all held big events highlighting their latest smart speaker plays, making the already busy field a heck of a …

Automation

Here are all the new Home and Assistant-related features that Google announced at its October 4th event

Article Contents<p>1 Male voice<br>• 2 Find my phone<br>• 3 Family-friendly apps<br>• 4 Routines<br>• 5 Apps with transactions<br>• 6 Broadcast<br>• 7 Google Lens integration<br>• 8 Pixelbook …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai: 'I don't know whether humans want change that fast'

From artificial intelligence to cheap smartphones, Google is on the frontline of technological development. But is it growing too big and moving too fast? A rare interview with Google’s boss<p>When Sundar Pichai was growing up in Chennai, south-east India, he had to make regular trips to the hospital …

Sergey Brin

BREAKING: Light Has Been Stored as Sound For The First Time

The future of computing depends on it.<p>For the first time ever, scientists have stored light-based information as sound waves on a computer chip - …

Trump's private life goes public

When backed into a corner, President Trump has a habit of bringing up alleged conversations or interactions to gain leverage.<p>Why it matters: These …

Donald Trump

Fully modular desk is every computer geek's dream come true

Matej Grozdanovic had a dream. His dream was to build the best computer desk in the world. Even better, he wanted to build a desk that can be used in …

The Xbox One is facing a major issue during its most important sales quarter of the year

Microsoft's making a precarious bet with its Xbox One video game console this holiday. Do you like racing simulation games?<p>Or perhaps you're more into gorgeous, outrageously difficult, retro-style indie games?<p>If you're an Xbox One owner, or thinking about becoming one, there aren't many other big …

Horizon Zero Dawn

The Fundamental Limits of Machine Learning - Facts So Romantic

<i>From a computer’s standpoint, the difficulty in pattern recognition is one of surplus: with an endless variety of patterns, all technically valid,</i> …

Machine Learning

Elon Musk's $1 billion AI startup made a surprise appearance at a $24 million video game tournament — and crushed a pro gamer

Now one has beaten one of the world's best players of the smash-hit video game "Dota 2."<p>Live on stage at The International, developer Valve's flagship $24 million tournament, a bot from Open AI defeated professional gamer Danylo "Dendi" Ishutin in a surprise, previously unannounced one-on-one …

Artificial Intelligence

How the Partition of India happened – and why its effects are still felt today

“Partition” – the division of British India into the two separate states of India and Pakistan on August 14-15, 1947 – was the “last-minute” …

India

IBM scientists have captured 330TB of uncompressed data into a tiny cartridge

It fits in the palm of your hand<p>In a new world record, scientists at IBM have captured 330 terabytes of uncompressed data — or the equivalent of 330 million books — into a cartridge that can fit into the palm of your hand. The record of 201 gigabits per square inch on prototype sputtered magnetic …

See Samsung’s new flip phone powered on for the first time

Galaxy Note 8 leaks have been dominating the headlines of tech blogs for months now. We’ve seen renders, cases, release windows and rumored specs …

Why the names of Muslim soldiers are being noticed in the new India

Unity in diversity: The growing relevance of a forgotten Indian slogan and a lost stanza of the national anthem.<p>He was an upper-caste Hindu from a …

Siri vs. Google Assistant vs. Bixby

It’s a battle of the voice assistants. See how Siri compares to Google Assistant and the new kid on the block, Bixby Voice.<p>"Hey Siri, who's the best voice assistant?"<p>Talking to your phone can be way easier than typing in many situations. Siri, Google Assistant and Bixby Voice are the three big …

Common Galaxy S8 problems and how to fix them

If you're having trouble with your phone, we're here to help.<p>The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are great phones, but no device is perfect and there's a chance …

GTA Online Players Activate Secret Alien Mission Early [UPDATE]

Architecture 101: 10 Architectural Styles That Define Western Society

Throughout history, architecture has been used as a creative, functional outlet that often heralds the cultural depth of society. In fact, a scroll through the basics of important architectural movements is a window into art and culture during any given time period.<p>Often, architectural styles build …

Domino’s has already outperformed every tech stock, now robots will deliver its pizzas

Over the last decade, the stock price of Domino’s Pizza has crushed that of Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook mainly because it stopped making pizza that tasted like cardboard. Now it’s innovating on the labor front with plans to test robots as substitutes for your friendly pizza delivery guy. …

Robotics

Zelda Breath of the Wild Already Running On PC Using Cemu Emulator (video)

PC gamers that would rather not shell out £279 on a new Nintendo Switch console but are eager to be able to play the new Zelda: Breath of the Wild …

Gaming

​No PC monitor? Samsung smart sunglasses double as smartphone and desktop display

Samsung doubles down on virtual reality for the upcoming Mobile World Congress as it unveils new products from its C-Lab.<p>Samsung has offered a peek …

Mobile World Congress

How to play Nintendo 3DS games on an Xbox One

Nintendo hasn’t made a Game Boy Player-equivalent for its 3DS hardware that enables you to play those games on a television, so the company’s unofficial modding community is stepping up to do this.<p>You can play your 3DS games on an Xbox One using a Universal Windows Platform app for Xbox One called …

Retrogaming