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After the Note 7 was scrapped, many believe its latest launch is a make or break moment. [...]
29.03.2017 05:01  (BBC News)     More...
To reverse paralysis, scientists wired a man’s brain to his muscles using electronics. [...]
28.03.2017 22:30  (MIT News)     More...
Following the Senate, the House voted to dismantle rules requiring broadband providers to get permission before collecting data on a user’s online activity. [...]
28.03.2017 22:25  (New York Times)     More...
The company sees medicine as the next big market for its machine-learning hardware. [...]
28.03.2017 22:15  (MIT News)     More...
BlackRock is merging many actively managed mutual funds with peers that rely more on algorithms and models to pick stocks. [...]
28.03.2017 21:30  (New York Times)     More...
It’s still in the early stages, but Clarifai is tackling the tricky task of figuring out which famous people are in images. [...]
28.03.2017 21:11  (MIT News)     More...
The startup wants to make autonomous vehicles cheap enough for everyone to use. [...]
28.03.2017 20:32  (MIT News)     More...
The suggestion that job loss due to automation is 50 years off is laughable—and there’s finally some data to prove it. [...]
28.03.2017 18:45  (MIT News)     More...
Uber, facing tremendous pressure to revamp its workplace culture, released a report detailing its work force’s lack of diversity, with figures similar to those at other tech companies. [...]
28.03.2017 18:40  (New York Times)     More...
If your device randomly rejects your attempts to unlock it with your fingertip, try a few of the basic troubleshooting steps on hand. [...]
28.03.2017 18:24  (New York Times)     More...
The report, which excludes drivers, showed Uber’s employees are overwhelmingly male and the largest ethnic group is white, though the figures are not so different from other tech companies. [...]
28.03.2017 17:15  (New York Times)     More...
It lets people share videos and photographs in the Facebook app that will disappear after 24 hours, similar to the Stories feature on Instagram, also owned by Facebook. [...]
28.03.2017 16:32  (New York Times)     More...
The latest organ-on-a-chip can release an egg in 28 days. [...]
28.03.2017 16:05  (MIT News)     More...
Elon Musk and Sam Altman are adamant that our brains must become one with artificial intelligence if we don’t want it to subjugate us. [...]
28.03.2017 15:50  (MIT News)     More...
IBM’s Watson is already at work developing novel polymers. [...]
28.03.2017 15:10  (MIT News)     More...
A machine learns to choreograph by studying a famous 1990s music video game. [...]
28.03.2017 15:00  (MIT News)     More...
AI can help banks create a human experience even as more and more services are automated, says report. [...]
28.03.2017 14:58  (BBC News)     More...
Researchers are surprised to see very little employment increase in other occupations to offset the job losses in manufacturing. [...]
28.03.2017 14:43  (New York Times)     More...
The purchase came as the carmaker has sought to raise more cash before starting production of its Model 3, an electric vehicle targeting the mass market. [...]
28.03.2017 14:24  (New York Times)     More...
New taxi laws requiring drivers in Denmark to have fare meters have led Uber to withdraw its services. [...]
28.03.2017 13:01  (BBC News)     More...
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28.03.2017 12:56  (MIT News)     More...
The South Korean giant is considering offering refurbished models of its canceled smartphone, a move that has raised eyebrows in the technology world. [...]
28.03.2017 12:16  (New York Times)     More...
Having bought out Uber in China, the company now wants SoftBank of Japan to join in a multibillion-dollar investment round, people familiar with the talks say. [...]
28.03.2017 10:54  (New York Times)     More...
Passwords and sensitive health data are among documents inadvertently shared by Microsoft users. [...]
28.03.2017 10:47  (BBC News)     More...
The founder of Twitter brings his other company - a point-of-sale system for small businesses - to the UK. [...]
28.03.2017 10:02  (BBC News)     More...
The search giant promises a degree of Britishness in its smart home assistant, Google Home. [...]
28.03.2017 09:45  (BBC News)     More...
Online, where information is power, we’re all at risk of being exposed as vulnerable, ignorant or worse. [...]
28.03.2017 09:00  (New York Times)     More...
A drug derived from an Easter Island bacterium extends the life of lab animals. People could be next. [...]
28.03.2017 04:00  (MIT News)     More...
President Trump named Makan Delrahim, a White House legal counsel, to lead the Justice Department’s review of mergers and acquisitions. [...]
28.03.2017 03:44  (New York Times)     More...
Schoolgirls who designed and built a robot will represent the UK in the Robotics World Championship. [...]
28.03.2017 00:25  (BBC News)     More...
Smartphone banking is turning us into smart savers, research suggests, as consumers take control. [...]
27.03.2017 23:28  (BBC News)     More...
Kirsten Green is unusual for a number of reasons: She never worked at a venture capital firm before starting her own, and she’s a woman in a male-dominated field. [...]
27.03.2017 22:24  (New York Times)     More...
If a fusion experiment in France succeeds, it could shape the power plants of the future and contribute greatly to reducing planet-warming emissions. [...]
27.03.2017 21:39  (New York Times)     More...
Cofounder of the Uber-owned firm says totally self-driving trucks will come in “baby steps.” [...]
27.03.2017 21:25  (MIT News)     More...
The group says it has a more practical way to get software to learn tasks, such as steering robots, that require multiple actions. [...]
27.03.2017 19:25  (MIT News)     More...
Government officials will meet with representatives of U.S. technology firms this week to demand that they do more to help in the fight against terrorism and online hate speech. [...]
27.03.2017 19:09  (New York Times)     More...
The technology giant says it may be able to offer the recalled devices as refurbished phones. [...]
27.03.2017 17:38  (BBC News)     More...
Around half of all adult Americans are on the agency’s image database, and its software is incorrect 15 percent of the time. [...]
27.03.2017 17:30  (MIT News)     More...
The e-tailer’s bricks-and-mortar vision is starting to resemble its digital approach—try everything once, because you can always shut it down. [...]
27.03.2017 15:20  (MIT News)     More...
Privacy measures offered by chat apps are called into question by last week's London terror attack. [...]
27.03.2017 12:21  (BBC News)     More...
A robot coffee server is turning heads in San Francisco [...]
27.03.2017 10:28  (BBC News)     More...
The win removes the threat that Apple would not be able to sell the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in China [...]
27.03.2017 10:16  (BBC News)     More...
India's Team Indus is one of five groups in a race to put a privately funded spacecraft on the Moon. [...]
27.03.2017 10:16  (BBC News)     More...
A Manchester band is using an algorithm for their new music video, so that you never see the same thing twice. [...]
27.03.2017 10:13  (BBC News)     More...
Former MOD security chief says we should work with tech companies to combat extremism [...]
27.03.2017 08:04  (BBC News)     More...