Mauricio Rubio

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Gates Makes Largest Donation Since 2000 With $4.6 Billion Pledge

Bill Gates made his largest gift since the turn of the century, giving away Microsoft Corp. shares that accounted for 5 percent of his fortune, the …


'Blame on both sides': Donald Trump criticises 'alt-left' in Charlottesville

President Donald Trump on Tuesday insisted that he did nothing wrong on Saturday when he declined to specifically condemn Nazi and white supremacist …

Donald Trump

Enrique Iglesias - Súbeme La Radio (English Version) Ft. Sean Paul


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Andy Rubin's Essential is now a 'unicorn', valued at over $1 billion without shipping anything

Android founder Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is yet to be shipped, but the company has already crossed the valuation of $1 billion.<p>Andy Rubin, the …


Meet Eva, the workplace robot that won’t necessarily steal your job

London startup Automata Technologies is hoping to democratise robotics by installing the technology in workplaces. Is it really nothing to worry about?<p>The technology industry likes to talk about how automation is set to change the world. Chatbots present a new way of interacting with software, …


The 10 most important things in the world right now

Hello! Here's what you need to know on Tuesday.<p><b>1. UK chancellor Philip Hammond looks like he's won an internal government battle over customs for business post-Brexit</b>. While trade secretary Liam Fox and foreign secretary Boris Johnson want free-trade deals immediately after Brexit, Hammond wants to …

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You can soon live in a luxury underwater villa off the coast of Dubai

It comes with stunning sea views and a substantial price tag<p>When it comes to panoramic sea views, these new holiday homes offer vistas which are hard …


The tech industry is hiring Israeli engineers as fast as the army can produce them

United Airlines started a three-flights-per-week service from San Francisco to Tel Aviv last year. It was so popular that the carrier now runs the route every day, with a Boeing 787 Dreamliner.<p>It’s another sign of the insatiable global demand for technology talent, with former Israeli army …

Tel Aviv

SpaceX Just Successfully Landed Another Falcon 9 Rocket

SpaceX’s latest rocket launch and landing was a success.<p>The Elon Musk-led space technology company launched its Falcon 9 rocket on Monday from NASA's …


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The 7 top places to own a home in America — if you’re not rich

Want to buy a home but feel shut out by high prices? With the average home in the U.S. costing around $200,000, saving up for the typical 20% down …

Real Estate

Former Microsoft exec reveals why Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant beat Cortana

Microsoft’s former AI expert, Qi Lu, moved to Chinese search giant Baidu earlier this year. Lu spent time working on Cortana and Microsoft’s bot platform whilst he was at the software giant, along with heading up the company’s Bing search and Office teams. In an interview with <i>Wired</i>, Lu has provided …


The TV-streaming paradox: Why you may miss the cable bundle

NEW YORK (AP) — The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming services that could rival the cost of a $100 cable bundle — but that are way more difficult to use.<p>Disney's plan for two new streaming services (and possibly more) is just the latest sign that everyone is jumping into the …


Tech billionaire who blocked public beach access learns not to mess with surfers

Some call it the Witch's Hat. Other northern Californians have taken to calling the rocky outcrop Shark Tooth, for its jagged point jutting out the …

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Trump bows to pressure to condemn white supremacists, KKK, in Charlottesville

<b>Washington:</b> President Donald Trump on Monday bowed to overwhelming pressure that he personally condemn white supremacists who incited bloody …

Donald Trump

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Download this Kaspersky Cyber Map as a screensaver<p>For this screen saver to run optimally please make sure you have the minimum system …

Intel Corporation

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AI and CGI will transform information warfare, boost hoaxes, and escalate revenge porn

• <b>Humans can generally trust what they see and hear — but that won't be the case for long.</b>• <b><br>Advances in AI and CGI will soon make it possible for anyone to create photorealistic video and audio.</b>• <b><br>Experts say it will transform information warfare, allowing the creation of sophisticated propaganda and</b> …


Mutant ants created with gene editing technology

Scientists have successfully altered a major behavior of two species of lab ants by deleting a single gene. As the <i>Washington Post</i> reports, the journal <i>Cell</i> has just published two papers chronicling the journeys of the first so-called mutant ants.<p>One team reports on how one mutation removed a key …


What does a tech startup do after raising $232 million selling digital coins to investors? Set up a VC fund

• <b>Tech startup Tezos raised $232 million in July through an "initial coin offering";</b>• <b><br>Spending $50 million on venture investing, rest being put into stocks, bonds, and precious metals;</b>• <b><br>An unusual use of funds from a tech business, likely to fuel criticism of ICO sector.</b><p>LONDON — Early-stage tech …

Venture Capital

Russia-linked hackers targeted hotel guests across Europe: security firm

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A cyber-spying group with suspected links to Russian military intelligence was probably behind a campaign targeting hotel guests in eight mostly European countries last month, researchers at security firm FireEye said on Friday.<p>The espionage group, dubbed APT 28, sought to …


Elon Musk: Artificial intelligence presents 'vastly more risk than North Korea'

Elon Musk tweeted some warnings about artificial intelligence on Friday night.<p>"If you're not concerned about AI safety, you should be. Vastly more risk than North Korea," Musk tweeted after his $1 billion startup, OpenAI, made a surprise appearance at a $24 million video game tournament Friday …

Artificial Intelligence

HBO offered $250,000 to hackers in bid to delay data release

(Reuters) - Time Warner Inc's (TWX.N) HBO network last month offered $250,000 to cyber criminals who hacked into its computer system, asking them to extend a deadline for paying a much larger ransom, according to an email reviewed by Reuters.<p>"You have the advantage of having surprised us," a member …

Game of Thrones

Bitcoin just passed $4,000

What a day for Bitcoin.<p>24 hours ago the cryptocurrency was trading below $3,700. About an hour ago it surged passed $4,000 and has no signs of stopping. It’s now trading around $4,135.00. For reference, a week ago Bitcoin hit an all-time high as it passed $3,000 for the first time.<p>Check out the …


Fired engineer James Damore: Google is 'almost like a cult'

James Damore, the software engineer fired by Google for circulating a 10-page manifesto inside the company that suggested women might be under-represented in tech generally and "leadership" inside the company because of their biology, has described the company as "almost like a cult" in an opinion …

Noam Chomsky

How to sell more on udemy

Want to help?? You can!! :)<p>This is an Executive Summary of the Strategies you need to implement to sell more on Udemy.<p>Thanks for reading. I love when I see people supporting my projects, so as a token of my appreciation "Open Sesame!!" you've just unlocked massive …