From Jeopardy contestant and customer-service agent to master chef, IBM's Watson supercomputer has taken on a number of roles in the past few years.Now, IBM is partnering with United Services Automobile Association to put the world's most famous supercomputer to a new use:
Busted.One day after an official in the Russian military general staff accused NATO of publishing old satellite images that show the country’s military amassing on its border with Ukraine, the military alliance is doubling down.
For those that did not know, the Microsoft Store offers special discounts to those of you who are active duty members, reserve military personnel, and/or a military veteran. Individuals eligible to purchase from the Microsoft Store...
This week, Marines at the Experimental Forward Operating Base at Camp Pendleton, California, got to try out some prototypes of energy-generating equipment to keep combat electronics charged and ready. The verdict: back to the drawing board. Read more...
An anonymous reader writes Rising sea levels and other effects of climate change will create major problems for America's military, including more and worse natural disasters and food and water shortages that could fuel disputes around the world, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Monday.
Advocatus Diaboli (1627651) writes "For years the U.S. military has been waging a biometric war in Afghanistan, working to unravel the insurgent networks operating throughout the country by collecting the personal identifiers of large portions of the population. A restricted U.S.
American Science and Engineering (AS&E) just released a tiny new X-ray gun with some impressive capabilities. Roughly the size of a breadbox, the Mini Z Backscatter imaging system can find contraband in bags and see through car doors.
Amid allegations that it has preyed upon military personnel to obtain funding,
Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military, the Associated Press has learnedSee also: What it's like to come out as transgender to 2 million people via text messageSenior U.S. officials say an announcement is expected this week.
New statements from the U.S. military related to Facebook's controversial emotion-manipulation study have further muddied the origin of the News Feed experiment some have called "creepy." On Wednesday,
The chief spokesman for the U.S. Department of Defense on Wednesday mistakenly tweeted a link to the military’s version of The Onion.The tweet has since been deleted.See also: Defense Secretary Proposes Big Cuts to U.S. Military SpendingRear Adm. John Kirby,
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Allergies are more annoying than usual this year, right?No really, it's not your imagination — pollen season is getting worse every year, and air purifiers are making their way to the must-have list of home appliances.
Smart home devices were the hot, gift-worthy items during last year's holiday season and 2018 is shaping up to be no different. A big part of the reason for this is because these smart home devices tend to see great discounts on Black Friday and Cyber Monday,
Now's the time of year that we're constantly out and about, chipping away at our holiday shopping lists and bouncing around to holiday parties, which means it's a lot harder to prioritize being home for our favorite over-the-air TV programs. Thankfully,
NASA's next car-sized rover will plummet through the thin Martian atmosphere and softly land on the floor of a dried-up lakebed, the space agency announced Monday.When the robot arrives on Mars about 8 months after its launch in 2020,
This episode of Black Mirror sucks.In the ultimate backhanded compliment against her own son, mommy blogger Katie Bower took to Instagram to wish her child a happy sixth birthday, and to lament the fact that "his photos never got as many likes."SEE ALSO:
Los Angeles roadways are some of the country's most congested, but this mesmerizing clip imagines how the city might look without trafficFilmmaker Russell Houghten turned Los Angeles into a ghost town for his eerie and beautiful video, "Urban Isolation."See also: 10 U.S.
Amazon took its time in launching the Fire phone, and it shows. Where you might expect a device carelessly thrown together to capitalize on the popularity of the Kindle Fire tablets, you instead find a remarkably well-designed piece of technology. And it's fun to use, too.
Memo to Mark Zuckerberg: next time you launch an app aimed at making Facebook easier for celebrities, consider asking William Shatner to beta-test it first.Shatner — yes, that Shatner, the singer,
What with PlayStation 4's screenshot function, Microsoft has revealed that it will add the feature to its own console, the Xbox One. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/06/03/snap-chat-play-microsoft-bring-screenshot-function-xbox-one/
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Fitness wristband trackers like Fitbit and Jawbone track your steps taken and calories burned, but then it's up to you to set goals and make improvementsBut a new software program called KiQPlan works with your wearables and uses the collected data to whip you in shape. It's part personal trainer,
先说一句，我不认为是工商总局完全导致阿里巴巴市值跌那么多。1. 整个市场来看：目前来看，整个市场的大环境不是很好，整个市场和 BABA 的走势是基本一致的，都呈下跌趋势。
流傳甚久的蜘蛛俠傳聞在今日要完結了，各位 Marvel Fans 終於得償所願！ Marvel 今日宣佈將會與 Sony 合作，兩廠作品將會互相 CrossOver。The post 流言終結！蜘蛛俠將正式加入 Marvel 電影 appeared first on UNWIRE.HK 流動科技生活.
苹果新品发布会刚刚结束，iPhone 6s 和 iPhone 6s Plus 如期而至。对于爱拍照的锋友们来说，最吸引人的估计要数成像性能上的提升了吧。在这一方面，苹果此番还真拿出了不少亮点。