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What’s really going on in those Boston Dynamics robot videos?

Boston Dynamics causes a viral sensation every time it posts a new video of one of its robots moving around the lab. It's the first sign of the …

Robotics

Google makes its special AI chips available to others

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - A few years ago, Google created a new kind of computer chip to help power its giant artificial intelligence systems. These …

Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft’s AI image generator construct life-like pictures "pixel by pixel"

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly more advanced in areas like humanoid vocal inflections and even building itself, but the art of …

Elon Musk Shares Incredible Video of Tesla Model X Pulling a Truck in Snow

By<p>Filed Under Innovation, Elon Musk, Engineering, Power & Video<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>The Tesla …

vinci 2.0 headphones are world's first to equip artificial intelligence

jan 12, 2018<p>strictly limited to a run of 250 cars, british-automaker lyonheart cars builds a modern iteration of the classic jaguar 'e-type' from the …

Off-roading

Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a shout-out to a $100-per-year app for doctors — here's what it does

Apple CEO Tim Cook isn't a doctor, but he talked about a piece of medical software, VisualDx, during Apple's most recent earnings call.<p>It was an interesting choice of an app to highlight. Apple has deep ambition to break into the health and medical worlds, but although VisualDx is available to …

Medical Technology

Apple COO Jeff Williams on tech and health care: 'we can't think of anything more significant'

Apple's chief operating officer Jeff Williams believes that advances in hardware and AI will revolutionize the way health care is delivered.<p>Williams …

Where Will We Charge All Those Electric Cars We'll Soon Be Buying?

While proponents see the shift to battery power as a way to clean up air pollution and reduce our dependence on foreign oil, skeptics fear it could put a massive strain on the nation’s electrical grid requiring billions of dollars in new infrastructure including the addition of many new generating …

Electric Vehicles

Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook will all go away within 50 years, says author

Scott Galloway, a professor and former entrepreneur, sees an uncertain future for Amazon.com, Apple Inc., Facebook Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google in …

Google's machine learning software has learned to replicate itself

Google’s AutoML<p>Back in May, Google revealed its AutoML project; artificial intelligence (AI) designed to help them create other AIs. Now, Google has …

Artificial Intelligence

Google's machine learning software has learned to replicate itself

Google’s AutoML<p>Back in May, Google revealed its AutoML project; artificial intelligence (AI) designed to help them create other AIs. Now, Google has …

Artificial Intelligence

Google is essentially building an anti-Amazon alliance, and Target is the latest to join

Google and the country's biggest brick-and-mortar retailers have one main problem in common: Amazon. Now both sides are acting like they are serious …

eCommerce

Amazon and Microsoft are teaming up on A.I. -- without Google

For the second time in recent months, Amazon and Microsoft are teaming up in artificial intelligence, with Google on the sidelines for now.<p>On …

Satya Nadella

Google and Amazon are ready to disrupt small business lending, former Obama advisor says

Tech behemoths Google and Amazon are poised to put competitive pressure on traditional banks in the small business lending arena, one of former …

Kaspersky antivirus software was reportedly used as a Google-like search tool for Russian hackers targeting the US

Israeli intelligence agents discovered the exploit after they broke into Kaspersky's systems in 2014, and later tipped off US intelligence agencies on the matter.<p>The Israeli agents reportedly stole passwords, took screenshots, and collected emails and documents, ostensibly to learn about Russian …

Cybersecurity

Zero Motorcycles Launches 2018 Lineup — Quicker, Longer, Harder!

Today Zero Motorcycles released their 2018 models. While they don’t look much different from the 2017’s on the outside (except the gorgeous new …

Kelley Blue Book

Google’s latest platform play is artificial intelligence, and it’s already winning

Google has always used its annual I/O conference to connect to developers in its sprawling empire. It announces new tools and initiatives, sprinkles in a little hype, and then tells those watching: choose us, and together we’ll go far. But while in previous years this message has been directed at …

Machine Learning

Microsoft launches new healthcare division based on artificial intelligence software

Microsoft is setting up a new healthcare department at its ­Cambridge research facility, as part of plans to use its artificial intelligence software to ­enter the health market.<p>The computer giant has created the division as part of its commitment to “transform healthcare” using technologies such …

Artificial Intelligence

Rupture within tectonic plate is probable cause of Mexico earthquakes

Mexico’s most recent earthquakes did not directly involve two tectonic plates clashing, as is commonly the case. Seismologist Dr Stephen Hicks explains<p>We are often reminded about the force and devastation from earthquakes that occur around the Pacific Ring of Fire. The titanic collision of two …

The latest iPhones show why A.I. is the new electricity

Apple has now rolled out its shiny new iPhones.<p>On Sept. 12, Apple executives predictably pronounced the latest phones "revolutionary." But the real …

Newsletter: Samsung's AI Washing Machine & Huawei Bares Fangs With World Domination Plan

<b>QUOTE OF THE DAY</b><p>“Not unnaturally, many elevators imbued with intelligence and precognition became terribly frustrated with the mindless business of …

Scanning The Future, Radiologists See Their Jobs At Risk

<i>This is part of an occasional series: Is My Job Safe? These stories look at jobs that might be at risk because of technology and automation.</i><p>In health care, you could say radiologists have typically had a pretty sweet deal. They make, on average, around $400,000 a year — nearly double what a family …

Digital Health

Microsoft just officially listed AI as one of its top priorities, replacing mobile

Microsoft just named artificial intelligence as one of its top priorities in a financial filing.<p>The annual report for the company's 2017 fiscal year, …

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Download the Yahoo app now on iOS and Android. You'll get access to discussions around the news on the go and alerts to keep you updated on your …

Hospitals are looking for the killer Amazon Alexa app

Amazon Echo devices are fun and useful applications for consumers in the home. But in the hospital, such voice recognition technology has the …

Apple just offered a 'dead giveaway' that it's building an AI chip for iPhones, expert says

Apple on Monday introduced Core ML, a set of tools that developers can use to incorporate machine learning techniques into their apps. The news was …

CNN

Amazon is hiring people to break into the multibillion-dollar pharmacy market

Amazon is hiring a business lead to<p>figureout how the company can break into the multibillion-dollar pharmacy market.<p>For the last few years, Amazon …

MIT researchers develop a drone system that can do a camera operator’s job

The next step in virtual directing<p>Shooting professional quality video with a drone is not an easy task, and often requires multiple human operators. Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) think they’ve found a way to take humans out of the operation …

Drones