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Around AD 150, the Egyptian astronomer Claudius Ptolemy compiled a model of the universe that accurately predicted the movements of the sun, moon, planets, and stars. It was a remarkable achievement, diminished only by the fact that it happened to be entirely wrong.
If Gamergate teaches us anything — beyond, of course, vastly obvious observations about the toxicity of certain Internet demographics (which is hardly new news) — it’s that algorithms and formulaic behaviour can and are being gamed. Read More
Are digital services like Pandora paying their fair share to support musicians? A new ruling will add fuel to the debate: here's all the details.
Ramez Naam started his career in technology at Microsoft in 1995, where for six years, he worked on early versions of Internet Explorer and Outlook before launching a nanotechnology company in 2001.
While the war to control mobile payments has been broadly covered over the last several years, it seems that the tactical warfare that has been at play is less understood by most observers. It’s been a tale of conflict, closed door bargaining,
“I’m speaking to you from Silicon Valley, where some of the most prominent and successful companies have built their businesses by lulling their customers into complacency about their personal information,” said Cook.
Sculptures that make your brain feel stupid, more and more smartwatches, a security-conscious tablet that looks pretty familiar. All the news and rumors you missed while lax-ing the weekend away.Read more...
Lockheed has a new modular sensor system for combat aircraft dubbed the "Legion Pod" that aims at plugging a major hole in US air warfare capability. It provides a bolt-on Infrared Search and Track (IRST) system for optically hunting down enemy aircraft, especially stealthy ones,
A while ago you had a chance to ask John McAfee about his past, politics, and what he has planned for the future. As usual, John answered with extreme frankness, with some interesting advice for anyone stuck at a checkpoint in the third world.
We all know the story. The moment that computers with their lightning-quick processing power and interlinked systems gain sentience - it's judgment day. But would that really happen? Here are some psychological reasons why digital super-intelligence isn't going to be evil intelligence.Read more...
Google and Apple bring hearing aid support to smartphones.
When it comes to testing AI, academia is free from the many constraints that often hold back businesses.
Firefox add-ons found to be tracking users web activity and sending data back to remote servers.
Blockchain and its distributed ledger technology is poised to change the way banks lend to customers on a global scale.
When it comes to healthcare, data collection is all about providing useful information on a patient's well being.
Car manufacturers must adapt their current technologies to ensure their brands survive.
Obama's 'Directive 20' is no more as current administration prepares for cyberwar.
A more human approach is needed to hire and retain employees as we move into a completely digital era.
A proposed Senate bill would ban all devices made by the Chinese firms from being used by government employees.
Chrome 68 will continue the push for sites to use HTTPS encryption by default.
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Enterprise relationship manager RelateIQ has raised $40 million in new funding from Redpoint Ventures, KPCB, Felicis Ventures, and News Corp. According to the WSJ, RelateIQ was valued at $245 million in the round. Previous investors include Accel, Morgenthaler SV Angel, Formation 8,
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itwbennett writes: ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé hopes to make progress on preparations to take over running the world's central DNS servers from the U.S. government's National Telecommunications and Information Agency when the organization meets in London next week.
安锋网 6 月 26 日消息 谷歌才刚刚发布完 Android L 新系统，该系统的预览版将于本周四向开发者开放，现在，HTC 就宣布 HTC One M7 和 M8 将尽快升级至 Android L 系统，成为目前发声最早的手机制造商。