IBM pits computer against human debaters

IBM pitted a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology it's been working on for more than five years.

2 hours ago from TechXplore

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Elon Musk sends several emails to Tesla staff saying an employee tried to 'sabotage' the company

Elon Musk is claiming a Tesla employee sabotaged the company’s manufacturing operations and leaked sensitive information to third parties.

37 minutes ago from Daily Mail

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The Supreme Court will wade into a fight over Apple's tightly controlled App Store

The Supreme Court on Monday announced it would consider a case that asks whether consumers can sue Apple for the way it manages millions of apps for iPhones and iPads, threatening to expose ...

11 hours ago from The Washington Post

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YouTube extends music streaming service to Europe

YouTube extended its music streaming service to Europe Monday a month after it launched in North America and parts of Asia.

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple fined millions for Australia false iPhone claims

Apple was Tuesday fined Aus$9 million (US$6.7 million) by an Australian court for making false claims about consumer rights when refusing to fix faulty iPhones and iPads previously repaired ...

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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Amazon under pressure to stop selling facial recognition tech to police

Days after the first shots were fired in a looming UK legal battle questioning law enforcement uses of facial recognition technology, Amazon has been bombarded with a massive petition ...

7 hours ago from Gizmag

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Microsoft says it is “dismayed” by the forced separation of migrant families at the border

Amid calls for a boycott and employee dissent over its cloud-computing deal with the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Microsoft issued a statement saying that the company ...

5 hours ago from TechCrunch

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22,000-year-old Panda Skull Shows New Family Line

When Qiaomei Fu got her hands on a 22,000-year-old panda skull in 2014, she was both surprised and elated. An expert in paleogenomics, Fu had done most of her past work on the DNA of ancient ...

16 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Google kills off ability to order Uber in Maps app

Google removed the ability to book an Uber from its Maps app. It added the function in January 2017, but posted a statement that says 'You can no longer book Uber rides directly in Google ...

10 hours ago from Daily Mail

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