Alibaba is behind hit Chinese Communist Party's propaganda app
A Chinese government propaganda app that became a huge hit was developed by Alibaba, at a time when the nation's tech firms are under global scrutiny.
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AI detects potentially damaging ice on wind turbines
Machine learning researchers detail in a newly published research paper a system that detects icing on wind turbine blades.
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How Star Stable PC online game extended reach to girls with music label
Star Stable Entertainment has built a loyal base of followers among young girls for its massively multiplayer online fantasy world filled with horses.
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Facebook's chief AI scientist: Deep learning may need a new programming language
Deep learning may need a new programming language that's more flexible and easier to work with than Python, Facebook AI Research director Yann LeCun said.
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IOTA partners with Nova to launch seed fund for distributed ledger startups
IOTA Foundation partners with startup studio Nova to create a seed fund that targets entrepreneurs working on distributed ledger technologies.
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Greg Broadmore interview - why Weta Workshop spent seven years on its Magic Leap game
Greg Broadmore had never made a game before. But he decided to do it after hearing about Magic Leap's ambitions. The result is Dr. Grordbort's Invaders.
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Presidents' Day sales 2019: here are the final deals
Presidents' Day is officially here, and that means deals and sales from your favorite retailers on TVs, mattresses, appliances, and more. Today is probably the last day of...
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Amazon plans to make 50% of Amazon shipments net zero carbon by 2030
Amazon says it plans to make 50 percent of shipments with net zero carbon by 2030, as part of its Shipment Zero initiative.
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Three Apps We're Trying This Week: February 18, 2019
There are many apps that grace the Mac and iOS App Stores that simply don't get enough attention or admiration. Sometimes an app is so good at what it does, it becomes the...
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Drones are changing the way police respond to 911 calls
Police are testing telepresence drones piloted by officers as part of a federal pilot program, and are deploying drones for routine 911 calls.
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The headlines of Phone Mag
Samsung Leaking Wearables: Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Buds Sighted
Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Buds have cropped up in new renders, showcasing the wearable gadgets in far more detail than previous leaks, initially...
9to5Google Daily 225: Android Q is set for more gesture nav tweaks
Listen to a recap of all the top 9to5Google stories of the day. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play , iTunes and Apple's Podcasts app , Stitcher , or through our...
You're not supposed to see this video about the Samsung Galaxy S10/S10+ for...
We are just two days away from the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S10 and Samsung Galaxy S10+ during Samsung's 2019 Unpacked event. And according to Droid-Life, a video filmed...
MacBook Pro concept imagines an OLED edge-to-edge display, Face ID, and more
On the heels of Ming-Chi Kuo claiming Apple will refresh the MacBook Pro this year and introduce a new 16-inch model, a new concept video from Viktor Kadar shows what a...
Amazon's Fire tablets are on sale right now, with discounts reaching as high...
It's not hard to figure out why Amazon constantly ranks among the world's top five tablet vendors despite rarely upgrading the Fire lineup in big ways. The Fire 7, Fire HD 8...
Talk to Alexa with the Eufy Genie smart speaker discounted to $15
Say hi to Alexa. The Eufy Genie Alexa-enabled smart speaker is $14.99 on Amazon. When not on sale, the device sells for $18 and was selling as high as $35 before Black...
House of Commons Report Calls Facebook “Digital Gangsters”
The House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee released a report titled “Disinformation and ‘fake news': Final Report”. The 18-month report is focused on...
WSJ: Apple reorganizing engineers with Services focus, forcing some projects...
The Wall Street Journal is out today with a report that outlines Apple's recent executive and personnel changes. The report covers Apple's increasing focus on its upcoming...
Whoops! Samsung Galaxy S10 hands-on video published early
The title for the most leaked device has to go to the Galaxy S10 , with various renders, spec leaks, case leaks, images, and now an early hands-on video all surfacing before...
Deal: Save $90 on Bose's expensive QC35 II wireless noise-canceling headphones
Sony WH1000XM3 and Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless noise-canceling headphones are direct competitors in the United States. They are available for the same price when not on sale...