Research into machine learning and the interesting AI models created as a consequence are popular topics these days. But there's a sort of shadow world of scientists working to undermine these systems — not to show they're worthless but to shore up their weaknesses.
Some of the most sensitive U.S. government departments and agencies still aren’t using a basic email security feature that would significantly cut down on incoming spam or phishing emails. Fifteen percent of all U.S. government domains still aren’t employing DMARC,
Amazon announced today that it has invested $10 million in Closed Loop Fund, which finances the creation of recycling infrastructure and services in U.S. cities. In a statement,
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JobUFO, the Berlin-based startup that has built a video focussed app to help facilitate better job applications, has raised €2 million in seed funding. Leading the round is IBB and Hevella Capital, with the investment to be used for growth.
Commenting publicly for the first time about Google’s censored search engine for China, CEO Sundar Pichai said onstage at the WIRED 25 summit in San Francisco that the company is taking “a longer-term view” about the country. Codenamed Project Dragonfly,
Uber and Lyft are often times the ones to blame for the rise in traffic and congestion in cities. In San Francisco, the two ride-hailing services are undoubtedly partially to blame, but not entirely to blame, according to a new study from the San Francisco County Transportation Authority.
Syncron, a Stockholm-headquartered company that offers a SaaS to help equipment and other product manufacturers move to a service model, has raised $67 million, its first ever funding round despite being over 15 years old. Leading the round is growth equity firm Summit Partners,
UK VCs were sent a message today by the EU: Continue to invest in European companies and we’ll invest in you. That at least seems to be the takeaway from the news that Dawn Capital, which has built up a reputation as an investor in early-stage SaaS and Fintech businesses in the UK and Europe, […]
Adobe today announced that it has acquired Sayspring, a startup that helps developers prototype and build the voice interfaces for their Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant apps.
It’s not often that you hear many details about the limited partners that feed money into a venture capital fund, and even less so when it’s about Western money being channelled into Chinese VCs, but today comes news of how one of the more interesting funds out of China is shaping up,
There is a cruel paradox to the World Cup. The better it gets — the higher the quality rises, the closer we get the World Cup final (this year on July 13) — the more fans are left on the outside looking in.The United States learned heartbreak the hard way on Thursday when,
KIEV, Ukraine – Germany’s federal intelligence service has concluded that pro-Russian rebels shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 using a missile system captured from a Ukrainian military base, the German news magazine Spiegel reported on SundayThe findings of the intelligence service,
2014年第二届「台湾珠宝首饰展览会」展商反应热烈，续展率超过60% 台北2015年2月25日电 /美通社/ -- 第二届「台湾珠宝首饰展览会」于2014年结束后即受到展商们广大回响，报名反应热烈，续订情况远远超越去年同期的表现。
New York City’s subway system is a wonder of engineering—but sadly, that engineering is so old that it’s not even manufactured anymore, causing huge problems for the people who run it and anyone trying to use it .
北京时间4月12日早间消息，亚马逊将于本周发布新款高端Kindle电子阅读器。不过，在杰夫·贝索斯(Jeff Bezos)举办发布会之前，天猫网站上就已经曝光了这款产品的许多信息。目前相关页面已被下线。 来自天猫的信息显示，新款Kindle名为Kindle Oasis。设备右侧有着较大的边框，便于单手握持，而尺寸较大的翻页键意味着用户不必用手指点击屏幕。 Kindle Oasis搭载了像素密度300ppi的显示屏，在文本清晰度方面与Kindle Voyage一致。这款产品内部的LED光源数量增加了60%，因此在黑暗中阅读时背光将显得更均匀。