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Google's AI is learning how to save your life

Tue, 2016-07-12 20:49
AlphaGo's uncanny success at the game of Go was taken by many as a death knell for the dominance of the human intellect, but Google researcher David Silver doesn't see it that way.

IBM and Samsung achieve breakthrough on flash killer for wearables, mobile devices

Tue, 2016-07-12 20:18
Samsung is likely to produce the next-generation magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM), which it said can now be manufactured and replace NAND flash in small IoT and mobile devices.

Microsoft amps up Windows-as-a-subscription effort

Tue, 2016-07-12 20:03
Microsoft today announced that later this year its partners will start selling subscriptions to Windows 10 Enterprise, the edition that targets businesses, for US$7 per month per user.

Here's how to star in Apple's new TV show about app creation

Tue, 2016-07-12 19:49
Apple is co-producing a TV show about app design and development, and you might be able to play a starring role.

Pokémon Go is making people take leave of their senses

Tue, 2016-07-12 19:26
Pokémon Go, the new augmented reality smartphone game, has players showing up in some strange places looking for virtual cartoon creatures. Now the U.S. National Safety Council is warning people not to play while driving.

Honda's new motor for hybrid cars is a very big deal

Tue, 2016-07-12 19:08
Honda Motor has developed the world's first electric motor for hybrid cars that doesn't use heavy rare earth metals -- a major step forward in development of motors that are free from the political whims of the Chinese government.

China loads up on chip technology with new ARM license

Tue, 2016-07-12 16:27
China already has the world's fastest computer with its homegrown chip, but the country hasn't stopped loading up on technology to make more of its own chips.

Is Wi-Fi finally ‘fast enough?’

Tue, 2016-07-12 15:55
Wi-Fi has become so ubiquitous over the past decade and a half that we talk about it – and complain about it – like it’s part of the weather. Be honest, average user – the first thing you think when your connection starts acting up is “damn it, what’s wrong with the Wi-Fi now?”

Microsoft delays its Azure Stack software until mid-2017

Tue, 2016-07-12 15:44
Azure Stack, Microsoft's private cloud operating system, will be launching first through a set of integrated hardware and software systems from Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, Dell and Lenovo.

US probes Tesla on autopilot system failures after fatal crash

Tue, 2016-07-12 14:49
The U.S. government has asked Tesla Motors for detailed information about key safety systems on its cars after a May 7 crash in which a driver was killed while traveling in autonomous mode.