Taylor Royers

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How To Make Your Own Space Buckets

The latest cultivation trend: growing lush pot plants in tiny grow chambers that anyone can build. Here’s how to make your own space …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

College Football

The CBD Oil That's Giving Me a Better Night's Sleep

Half a teaspoon and I'm counting sheep.<p>It was our monthly ladies’ dinner, and I’d come with a fun new party favor. Some people might have brought a bottle of mezcal or, in certain circles, some pot. Me? I brought a bottle of CBD oil to put on the celery-date salad.<p>You’ve probably been hearing a lot …

Coconut

IBM claims big breakthrough in speed of artificial intelligence

b679e5f9-072b-4b59-937e-7fc12319e216<p>IBM claims big breakthrough in speed of artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

This 59-year-old mother of 2 is making millions selling legal marijuana gummies

That's how she felt in 2010 when starting Wana Brands (shortened from marijuana), now Colorado's leading company for cannabis-infused confectionary products.<p>Back then, her home state had just begun opening the doors to a legalized marijuana market. Whiteman saw a niche ready to be filled.<p>She …

Cannabis

Is it inherently Texan to legalize marijuana?

<i>Lisa Pittman is one of the first attorneys in Texas to specialize in medical marijuana law. She came to the industry not from the recreational side,</i> …

The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it's not from Apple

Forget the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8.<p>RED, the company that makes professional digital cameras for shooting Hollywood movies, is making a …

Seven Mental Exercises That Can Make You A Better Thinker

<i>How can one become a better thinker? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and</i> …

TV shows

Is the Universe Conscious?

Some of the world's most renowned scientists are questioning whether the cosmos has an inner life similar to our own.<p>For centuries, modern science has been shrinking the gap between humans and the rest of the universe, from Isaac Newton showing that one set of laws applies equally to falling apples …

Albert Einstein

The AI Revolution: The Road to Superintelligence

Nothing will make you appreciate human intelligence like learning about how unbelievably challenging it is to try to create a computer as smart as we …

Listen up Techies Upskill Before You Become Obsolete

Tune into any tech news right now and the terms that are sure to pop up are ‘downsizing’, ‘released’, ‘layoffs’. The world is experiencing an IT …

UK startup Improbable just raised half a billion dollars to build the Matrix

A UK company wants to build massive-scale simulations of reality, and they just raised $502 million to do it.<p>The Series B funding round, led by …

The inventor of Siri says one day AI will be used to upload and access our memories

Tom Gruber says AI memory enhancement is inevitable.<p>Artificial intelligence may one day surpass human intelligence. But, if designed right, it may also be used to enhance human cognition.<p>Tom Gruber, one of the inventors of the artificial intelligence voice interface Siri that now lives inside …

Call of Duty: WWII is the ‘right game at the right time’

Activision’s CEO on managing the mega-franchise<p>“It always seems to happen like that,” Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg explained, recognizing a trend. “We're all plugged into the same cultural rhythms to a certain extent. Specifically to us, three years ago when we greenlit this thing, we definitely …

Oracle Launches New In-House 'Startup' | Inc.com

Oracle doesn't want to be accused of missing the boat when it comes to the next wave of tech.<p>It is launching two new Solution Engineering Centers where it plans to build out all kinds of cutting new technology, such as "artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality and many other exciting …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk Says "Deep Artificial Intelligence Is a Dangerous Situation"

If humankind wants to survive the rise of artificial intelligence, we need to embrace the machines and become a melded cyborg organism, projected …

10 Powerful Examples Of Artificial Intelligence In Use Today

The machines haven’t taken over. Not yet at least. However, they are seeping their way into our lives, affecting how we live, work and entertain ourselves. From voice-powered personal assistants like Siri and Alexa, to more underlying and fundamental technologies such as behavioral algorithms, …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple AR Smart Glasses Tipped For 2017 Reveal

Is Apple about to jump into the world of augmented reality? That’s the word according to veteran tech journalist Robert Scoble, who claims that the Cupertino tech giant is working with German lens specialist Carl Zeiss, and that a pair of AR/mixed reality smart glasses will arrive in 2017.<p>Writing …

Augmented Reality

Half of SoftBank's London-based $100 billion tech fund will be used to back US startups

Japanese tech giant SoftBank is planning to invest $50 billion (£40 billion) in US startups.<p>The money will come from a $100 billion (£79 billion) London-based fund, Bloomberg reports, citing a source that is said to be familiar with the matter.<p>Masayoshi Son, the CEO and chairman of Japanese tech …

How to swap Windows drives

Great PCs take time. I don’t mean getting the hardware together: that’s actually pretty easy and mostly about opening the case, screwing everything …

Linux

New Micro Drone 3.5 Offers First Person Flying Using VR Headsets (Updated)

<b>Updated:</b><p><b>It looks like this project has been suspended by Kickstarter, thanks for the heads up from some of our readers.</b><p>Pascal the creators of the …

Gear & Gadgets

This PlayStation 4 game looks incredibly realistic — you have to see it for yourself

Like so many things created in France, PlayStation 4 exclusive game "Detroit: Become Human" is unbelievably beautiful. See for yourself:<p>Not bad, right? That's the main character of a new game from French game-development studio Quantic Dream. And that's not computer graphics you see above — that's</i> …

Robotics

LinkedIn thinks campus recruiting hurts tech sphere diversity

Campus recruiting is a staple of hiring for tech companies, but the process feeds into the lack of diversity already plaguing the industry.<p>Elite …

Apple Augmented Reality Glasses In The Works

Apple CEO Tim Cook said previously that he thought that augmented reality would be bigger than virtual reality and now according to a recent report …

Augmented Reality

Xbox One S Vs Xbox One: What's The Difference?

<i>Featured products in this article are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale.</i><p>There’s a new Xbox in town and it arrives at a time when Sony is also refreshing and expanding the …

Xbox One S

Modular Device Gives Any Car Augmented Reality Capabilities

Carrobot is a small heads-up-display that assists in driving and could make roads safer

Roads

IMAX To Spend Millions To Spread Virtual Reality

IMAX is prepared to spend big money to popularize virtual reality.<p>The big-screen cinema company said Thursday that it and several partner companies …

Build A High Quality 1080p/60fps Gaming PC For $750 (Benchmarks Included)

In 2015 we’ve explored building your own compact, budget 1080p gaming PC. Now it’s time to lower the difficulty and ramp up the power with a new DIY $750 build, a quiet gaming system that finds Nvidia and AMD joining forces to deliver an awesome balance between performance and price. What kind of …

Intel Corporation

Nvidia's New GTX 980 Ti Delivers Titan X-Level Performance For $350 Less

I really, really liked Nvidia’s Titan X. Yes, it carries an exorbitant price tag of $999, but it remains the most powerful single-GPU graphics card on the market and it integrates nicely into everything from super towers to compact mini-ITX builds. But would I sacrifice a paltry 3% of performance …

Computer Hardware

What it's like to have the fastest internet in the country

I've been accessing the Internet since the days of BBS and dial-up modems. Before DSL and cable were available, staying online meant being careful …

PC Gaming