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Humans Will Be Marrying Robots By 2050 Says AI Expert

Had a child recently? Well, here’s something you might want to prepare yourself for. By the time wedding bells are ringing your new son- or …

Artificial Intelligence

The Latest: Japan's SoftBank to invest $1B in US company

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local):<p>10:20 p.m.<p>Japanese telecommunications and energy company SoftBank — …

Donald Trump

Virtual butler 'Jarvis' takes up residence in Facebook founder's home

(Reuters) - Mark Zuckerberg on Monday introduced the world to “Jarvis”, an artificial intelligence system the Facebook chief created in his spare time, which can choose and play music, turn on lights, and recognize visitors, deciding whether to open the front door.<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is …

Artificial Intelligence

AT&T Wireless Disconnecting Some BMW Cars' Roadside Assistance

For many BMW owners, it’s time for an unexpected upgrade—if they want to keep using the company’s roadside assistance service.<p>The issue dates back to …

The Chevy Bolt Is the Ugly Car of the (Very Near) Future

If you’re in the market for a car, there are some good reasons not to buy Chevrolet’s new Bolt. Maybe you insist on leather seats, take long …

Uber is wrong to compare its self-driving cars to Tesla's Autopilot — here's why

Uber launched a pilot program for its self-driving cars in San Francisco last week, allowing users to ride in a self-driving car that's monitored by a trained driver and engineer sitting up front.<p>Uber first launched the pilot program for its self-driving cars in Pittsburgh in September.<p>But unlike …

Tesla

Robots will walk you and drive you: Hyundai reveals its future

LAS VEGAS — A conference room at the Mandarin Oriental is not the place I'd expected to finally get captured by the robots. But there I am in a smart …

Autonomous Mercedes will spare occupants over pedestrians

Ever since autonomous cars became a real thing, people have struggled with the moral dilemma of training these vehicles on what to do when faced with a situation where there is no safe solution. In a recent interview with Car and Driver, Mercedes-Benz executive Christoph von Hugo revealed that …

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Photo Gallery

Physicists Have Observed The Light Spectrum of Antimatter For First Time

Putting Einstein's special relativity to the test.<p>After two decades of trying, physicists at CERN have reported the first ever measurement of the …

BlackBerry Turns Moribund Phone Business Over To World Factory Hub China

BlackBerry, the developer of phones that sport mini keyboards and grew cultishly popular among executives a decade ago, says it is “transitioning” away from those devices to chase software. The Nasdaq-listed Canadian firm all but announced in September it was finished with smartphones after once …

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Samsung updating Galaxy Gear this week with enhanced notifications and gestures (updated)

When we reviewed the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch, we were concerned about the lack of third-party notification support. If we received a notification from any app that wasn't officially made by Samsung, we wouldn't actually get to read it on the watch; instead, we'd get alerted to the fact that …

BlackBerry reportedly in talks with Google, Samsung, and others about potential sale

In September BlackBerry received a $4.7 billion buyout offer from Canadian holding company Fairfax Financial, but it's still pursuing possible deals with other companies — and Google may be among them. <i>Reuters</i> reports that BlackBerry has asked for "preliminary expressions of interest" from a number …

Male brain versus female brain: How do they differ?

Chapter 16 of my book, <i>50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know</i>. Here's the introduction to the book, the chapter about topographic mapping, the chapter about mirror neurons, and my post about the most important idea in neuroscience.<p><b>Summary</b>: Subtle observable differences exist between male and …

Google, Apple And Facebook Are At War Over 'Latent' Search — A Business That's About To Be Huge

But Google is facing a series of challenges that could upset that dominance. The challenge comes with a new type of search, called "latent," "abstract," or "conversational" search.<p>Until now, if you wanted to search for something on the web, you typed in keywords. Google has trained us all to type …

Google Search

The Steve Jobs Nobody Knew

When I first met Steve Jobs, I thought he was a loser. It was 1980, and I was just a Silicon Valley kid who knew nothing about computers. I had …

Silicon Valley

On the Red Couch with Elio García of Westeros.org

Inside Flipboard / October 4, 2013<p><i>Elio García is the king of the Game of Thrones fans. García his partner Linda Antonsson, co-founded and run</i> …

Skift Q&A: Qatar Airways' CEO on How Airlines and Airports Should Work Together

As part of our in-depth report “<b>Airports as Destinations: The Rise of User Experience</b>,” Skift spoke with Akbar Al Baker, who has served as CEO of …