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Google’s artificial-intelligence bot says the purpose of living is 'to live forever'

Researchers at the company programmed an advanced type of "chatbot" that learns how to respond in conversations based on examples from a training set of dialogue.<p>And the bot doesn't just answer by spitting out canned answers in response to certain words; it can form new answers from new …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple's iPhone 7 Secret Camera Project Revealed

Despite its incredible success over the years and some very convincing advertising campaigns, the iPhone is now well and truly outgunned when it comes to core camera specs. Perhaps not for long. Since the launch of the iPhone 6, Apple has been continually filing patents detailing all manner of …

IPhone 7

'Green privilege' is taking over the electric car industry

All kinds of businesses and people benefit because of their involvement in environmentally friendly technologies. A federal production tax credit flows to people who build giant wind and solar farms. The government has made low-interest loans to battery and car manufacturers and to green power …

Electric Vehicles

If Google brings Android Wear to iPhone, the Apple Watch is in trouble

Steve Jobs, so incensed by how similar the first version of Android was to his precious iPhone, vowed to destroy it completely, famously promising to …

Apple Watch Reviews, Tim Cook's Smartwatch Struggles To Tell The Time

Ahead of the retail debut of the Apple Watch, the first reviews of Tim Cook’s timepiece are appearing online. Apple has seeded a number of units around the geekerati of the tech press and blogs, and their views on the smartwatch are another step in setting consumer expectations. As with the other …

Facebook's Phone Company: WhatsApp Goes To The Next Level With Its Voice Calling Service

WhatsApp’s head office is among the most impressive you can find in start-up infested Mountain View, California, with glass walls cascading down from a rooftop patio that apparently glows at night.<p>You’d never guess that one of the most disruptive forces in the history of the telecommunications …

LG reveals f/1.8 camera in first G4 video teaser

LG is not leaving it to the tech blogs and leak peddlers to reveal details about the upcoming G4. Ahead of the G4’s April 28 unveiling, the Korean company is revealing information about the phone, including the display, software, and now the camera.<p>In the first teaser video for the G4, LG is …

Mobile Technology

In the future, you may be able to turn invisible with this roll-on squid tape

By Peter Holley<p>, Reporter<p>For the past century or so, military scientists say, the United States has been locked in a perpetual search for new ways to deceive its enemies' eyes.<p>In World War II, strategists covered military equipment in netting and coated it with dull-colored paint. More recently, …

University of California

Samsung Angrily Responds To Galaxy S6 Edge Bend Video

Does the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bend? Of course it does. Everything bends. But does it bend <i>easily</i>?<p>That’s the question gadget-insurer, SquareTrade, wanted to answer in its controversy-strewn bend test/promotional video. Under SquareTrade’s applied pressure machine, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (and …

Are you planning on switching to iPhone for Apple Watch?

In a recent survey, thirteen percent of respondents who didn't own an iPhone said they'd consider buying one just to get an Apple Watch. Apple's CEO, …

An Autonomous Car Successfully Completes a 3,400-Mile Trip Across the United States in Nine Days

The Roadrunner autonomous car (a modified 2014 Audi SQ5) created by English auto technology company Delphi, has finished a 3,400 mile trip across the …

Apple plans more power-efficient displays for next tablets, including iPad Pro

Apple will apparently utilize oxide TFT displays for its next-generation iPad models, allowing the tablets to consume drastically less power.<p>In order to gain a bigger piece of the pie, manufacturer LG Display (aka the world’s largest LCD panel maker) is reportedly investing in the necessary P8-P9 …

IPad Pro

This App Lets You Control Presentations with Your Hand

If you deliver presentations often, this is a neat trick to add to your arsenal.<p>Swoosh for Android lets you control your slide deck with just a wave of your hand.<p>Install the app on your mobile device and the server tool on your desktop, and launch your presentation. Then, place your phone or tablet …

Apps

How Drones are Being Used to Make the World a Better Place

<i>Brought to you by TNW Deals, your source for deals on drones, e-learning and tech gear.</i><p>Drones aren’t just being used to fight wars and help businesses rake in millions. They’re also be used to make the world a better place.<p>Here are a few examples of how this is being done.<p>1. Transporting medicine …

Drones

Google’s New Chromebit Computer Is Ridiculously Small

An inch or two longer than the typical USB drive.<p>Google's newest computer is about the size of an inhaler and could easily be mistaken for one were it not for its Chrome branding. It's called the Chromebit and it will be one of the smallest computers on the market when it ships this …

IBM sets new records in quantum computing

IBM scientists have set three new records in the realm of quantum computing, the company announced today at the Annual Physical Society meeting in …

Quantum Computing

Apple patent puts a twist on facial recognition unlocking

Apple is looking to up its selfie game in a new patent awarded to the company by the United States Patent and Trademark Offices today. The new patent would allow iPhone and iPad users to unlock their devices by simply taking a selfie, rather than using Touch ID or a passcode.<p>Android phones have had …

Patents

5 Ways MIT Is Reinventing Your Power Cord

Inspired by a water hose, MIT’s Tangible Media Group has come up with a way to make cords and cables part of your gadget’s UI.<p>Bending your lamp cord to turn off the light? Pinching your headphone cable to mute your music? A new project out of MIT is looking to change the way you look at cords by …

Will Rapid Charging Damage Your iPhone 6 Or 6 Plus?

Based on recent marketing campaigns, if there is one area where new Android phones have iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus beat, it’s rapid charging.<p>With the Galaxy S5, Samsung’s “fast charging” technology became “ultra fast charging.” Motorola’s Droid Turbo promises an 8 hour charge in just 15 minutes. …

Google Nexus 6: The 5 Best Reasons To Buy One Over Every Other Smartphone

As part of an ongoing buying guide for confused shoppers this Christmas and Black Friday, I’ll be summing-up the best of the latest handsets. Knowing which handset to buy this year means selecting from a number of excellent devices, this is what this guide is for – you can read last week’s iPhone 6 …

BlackBerry will pay you money to ditch your iPhone

In a marketing campaign I can only assume is some kind of meta-parody designed to go viral, BlackBerry is offering a so-called “Trade-Up” program designed to get iPhone owners to jump ship to the new BlackBerry Passport.<p>From December 1 until February 13, disgruntled iPhone owners can “upgrade” to …

Mobile Technology

Screeny is the screenshot-deleting iPhone app we have wanted all our lives

There's never been an easier way to clean up your camera roll<p>One of the iPhone's cleverest features is its ability to take a screenshot of the device just by holding down two buttons. I take screenshots every day, of all kinds of things: errant tweets that I know are about to be deleted, mobile …

Drones are almost crashing into planes

You're not going crazy. That could have been a drone outside your airplane window.<p>More and more pilots are reporting that they're encountering drones during flight.<p>The number of these reports have ballooned this year. In October, 41 pilots reported seeing a drone, or unmanned aircraft, during …

Crystal Baller: iPhone 7’s astonishing camera and other tantalizing Apple rumors

iPhone 6 vs Xperia Z3 Compact Review: Sony The iPhone Slayer

For a long time, Apple had the small-screen high-power handset space to itself. The last year or two has seen a tendency from Android manufacturers to move away from a linear ‘screen size to power’ relationship with a handful of ‘mini’ handsets that look to deliver the same power and functionality …

Nexus 6 unboxing and first impressions

While leaks and rumors of the “Motorola Shamu” gave us a pretty good idea of what to expect with the Google Nexus 6, what took everyone by surprise was the massive upgrade from its predecessor in every aspect, including the price point. The Nexus 6 offers the best of the best currently available, …

Phones

Gmail 5.0 is rolling out to Google Play, grab the APK now!

<i>Update:</i> <i>While we reported on Gmail 5.0 rolling out to Google Play over the weekend, and even included an APK for download, it turns out we were a little premature. The app had not in fact hit Google Play for anyone, and the APK was simply a very far along (essentially finished) copy. We don’t have</i> …

Android News

Living with the G3: Can LG's newest flagship be as good as its predecessor?

You typically expect the latest smartphones to represent clear steps forward over their predecessors. However, I've been hearing a lot of people characterize the LG G3 as a baby step ahead of the G2, or even a step backward. That had me more than a little worried. Was I going to hate the follow-up …

12.2-inch iPad Pro could be thinner than the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple is expected to announce a huge iPad in early 2015, and a new report details some of the tablet’s specs.<p>According to the reliable Japanese site Macotakara, the larger iPad (or ‘iPad Pro’, as it’s been dubbed by the press) will feature a 12.2-inch display and improved stereo audio. The device …

IPad Pro

Nvidia unveils blazing-fast 64-bit Project Denver processor for Android devices

Graphics chip maker Nvidia revealed the architectural details of its codenamed Project Denver processor for mobile devices.<p>The custom-designed central processing unit (CPU) combines both processor and graphics capabilities on the same chip. The Santa Clara, Calif.-based Nvidia unveiled the details …