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Google and Chrysler use Android to revamp the in-car touchscreen

Google and Fiat Chrysler (FCA) have worked together to build a new infotainment system on top of Android, the companies announced ahead of the beginning of CES today. The project combines FCA’s UConnect infotainment system with Android 7.0 Nougat. It keeps the carmaker’s user interface while …

Blockchain 'Crypto' Crowdfunding Phenomenon Primed For Industry Disruption & Beyond

As the blockchain technology trend has been picking up momentum, more and more start-ups have this year been hopping on the bandwagon and implementing cryptocurrency tokens and blockchain protocols as a means of crowdfunding their ventures. The ‘ICO’, the Initial Coin Offering, has become a …

Cryptocurrency

UBS is launching its own 'robo-advisor' to bring wealth management down market

UBS getting into the "robo-advice" market, launching an online wealth manager.<p>UBS SmartWealth will provide real-time financial advice, telling people where to put their money based on goals, means, and attitude to risk.<p>Clients can open an account entirely online, with no need for paperwork, and are …

Un «robot tueur» a abattu le snipper

Le choix de la police de Dallas d'envoyer un robot télécommandé pour tuer l'homme suspecté d'avoir abattu plusieurs policiers marque une première …

Oops! Wearables can leak your PINs and passwords

The security nightmare posed by the Internet of Things isn’t just related to the lack of expertise in the types of companies adding connectivity to gizmos and gadgets.<p>It’s the sensitivity of the connected sensors, strewn hither and thither, opening up potential attack vectors for determined …

Wearable Tech

Note claiming to be from cryptocurrency hacker says stolen $53 million is legally his

One day after $53 million abruptly disappeared from an experimental cryptocurrency project, a note claiming to be from the attacker has surfaced on PasteBin, claiming that the money drained from the system is now legally his. The attacker withdrew the money by exploiting a contract bug in the code …

Google launches Springboard, an AI-powered assistant for its enterprise customers

Google has unwrapped two significant announcements for its enterprise customers, the most notable of which is the rollout of Springboard, a new digital assistant to help enterprise companies that make use of Google’s services for business.<p>Springboard, which has been in testing with “a small set of …

Apps

Google ajoute un bouton arrêt d'urgence à ses projets d'IA

Pour beaucoup, l'intelligence artificielle de demain renvoie aux films de science-fiction, et certains craignent que cette robotique intelligente, au …

Artificial intelligence is changing SEO faster than you think

John Rampton Contributor<p>John Rampton is founder of online invoicing company Due.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>As compliance pressure mounts, businesses turn to regulatory technology<br>• What regulation crowdfunding in the JOBS Act means to entrepreneurs and startups<p>By now everyone has heard of Google’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Google's new robot is the craziest one we've seen yet

Although Google is selling Boston Dynamics to distance itself from "terrifying" humanoid robots, there's still plenty of robot projects underway. The latest: a humanoid robot with a whole lot of leg and wide range of skills.<p>SCHAFT, a Tokyo-based robotics company run by Google's parent company …

Alphabet Is Ending Its Robotics Program

Google parent Alphabet. is dismantling its robotics effort after less than three years and aims to sell Boston Dynamics, the legged-robot maker that was the centerpiece of the program, according to people familiar with the matter.<p>The moves reflect internal disagreements about the direction of …

Google has fallen out of love with robots, and it’s a warning sign to all of its 'moonshots'

The company is trying to sell Boston Dynamics, the high-profile robotics startup it bought in late 2013 as part of a division known internally as "Replicant," because it isn't likely to produce a marketable product in the next several years, sources told Bloomberg's Brad Stone and Jack Clark …

Just a perfect day of 1960+m ski mountaineering Great team, fantastic conditi...

<b>Just a perfect day of 1960+m ski mountaineering</b> Great team, fantastic conditions, pretty long way from La Forclaz to Pointe de Tsaté, Lac de Moiry, …

Google could be selling Boston Dynamics because even Google thinks these robots are terrifying

Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. isn’t happy with Boston Dynamics, its robotics subsidiary. According to a report from Bloomberg, Alphabet executives think that Boston Dynamics is unlikely to generate substantial revenue in the next few years and is hard to work with. Toyota or Amazon could be …

Robotics

AlphaGo's victory means the world is about to change

This weekend, the world’s greatest Go player beat Google’s AlphaGo, an AI program developed by Google’s DeepMind unit.<p>Lee Se-Dol, the 33-year-old South Korean has been pitted against a machine in a game that is arguably the most technically challenging thing to take place on a board of …

Go champion Lee Se-dol throws in towel as Google’s AlphaGo sweeps the board

Artificial intelligence comes of age in showdown between human brainpower and a machine<p>A computer program developed by Google took an unassailable 3-0 lead in a best-of-five match with a Go grandmaster on Saturday.<p>The Chinese board game is considered to be much more complex than chess – there are a …

Artificial Intelligence

Jeu de go: l'ordinateur enfin plus fort que l'homme?

AlphaGo, un programme informatique développé par Google DeepMind, a défait en octobre à Londres par 5 à 0 Fan Hui, un joueur professionnel chinois …

Ce robot résout un Rubik's Cube en 1,047 seconde

Jay Flatland et Paul Rose, deux ingénieurs software du Missouri, ont téléchargé une vidéo sur YouTube montrant leur robot qui résout un Rubik's Cube …

EHANG 184 Launch Video from CES2016

Superbe montée sauvage derrière le Mont Dolin. Les animaux ont ouvert la marc...

Superbe montée sauvage derrière le Mont Dolin. Les animaux ont ouvert la marche; une première de suivre et d'ouvrir ce type de trace. En plus un …

Montée sous le soleil au Breithorn Les conditions du 1er jour étant telles (-...

<b>Montée sous le soleil au Breithorn</b> Les conditions du 1er jour étant telles (-20 degrés, vents violents) imposent un changement de programme: montée …

First-ever cyborg roses can change color with the flick of a switch

Scientists at Linköping University in Sweden created the first electronic rose in a lab, they reported Nov. 20 in the journal Science Advances.<p>This technology could create plants that light up to signal what they need, though the researchers admit that's a bit far off.<p>To make their cyborg rose, the …

Touring vers le sommet du Breithorn Il est bienvenu de prendre de la hauteur ...

<b>Touring vers le sommet du Breithorn</b> Il est bienvenu de prendre de la hauteur (4.164m) et excellent timing pour se remettre en jambe en début de …

Drones Can Now Build a Bridge... by Themselves!

Artificial Intelligence Is Taking Computer Chess Beyond Brute Force

To International Master status<p>Chess is often seen as the ultimate mental challenge: 32 pieces on an 8-by-8 board, and nearly limitless possible moves. There are chess engines that calculate millions of moves per second, but the traditional approach is to “brute force” the match. Brute forcing is a …

Minimag: deux vaudois inventent un téléski nautique portable - Vidéo

<b>Navigation principale</b><p>Vidéo<p>Accueil<p>Direct<p>Émissions par date<p>ouvrir le calendrier<p>hieraujourd'hui<p>Émissions de A à …

Hiking à travers la vallées aostiennes Cinq magnifiques journées de randonnée...

<b>Hiking à travers la vallées aostiennes</b> Cinq magnifiques journées de randonnée, de ballade et de découverte (Jass y compris)<br>1. Arolla (Val d'Hérens) - …

Ballade estivale à la Pointe de Tsaté Pas de regrets de m'être levé avant le ...

<b>Ballade estivale à la Pointe de Tsaté</b> Pas de regrets de m'être levé avant le soleil, d'avoir abattu du boulot et m'être préparé à partir vers la …

Splitboard to Arolla Hut One of the last round of the season, opting for Voil...

<b>Splitboard to Arolla Hut</b> One of the last round of the season, opting for Voilé splitboard bearing in mind the super heavy snow out there. It was …