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Musk's newest startup is venturing into a series of hard problems

Musk's newest startup is venturing into a series of hard problems

1 hour ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Elon Musk in Idaho in 2015. (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images ) Tonight, Elon Musk has scheduled an event where he intends to unveil his plans for...
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AR/VR early stage valuations soften, leading to investment and merger opportunities

AR/VR early stage valuations soften, leading to investment and merger opportunities

2 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

If the market begins to take off in late 2020 - potentially driven by Apple, Facebook and others - early stage deal makers could reap the rewards.
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Brains scale better than CPUs. So Intel is building brains

Brains scale better than CPUs. So Intel is building brains

6 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / This is a picture of Intel's Nahuku boards, which contain 8 to 32 Intel Loihi neuromorphic chips, interfaced to an Intel Arria 10 FPGA development kit. Intel's latest...
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No exomoons yet, but we may have spotted a disk that will form them

No exomoons yet, but we may have spotted a disk that will form them

7 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / There's a lot going on near a young star, with at least two planets forming around it. Up until the last few decades, our picture of what might reside around distant...
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Uber open-sources Plato for developing and testing conversational AI

Uber open-sources Plato for developing and testing conversational AI

7 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   2 articles

Uber AI has open-sourced Plato, a platform for developing and testing conversational AI agents.
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American kids would much rather be YouTubers than astronauts

American kids would much rather be YouTubers than astronauts

11 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A team of 10 designers and LEGO "Master Builders" spent nearly 300 hours designing and building a life-size LEGO model of Aldrin in his iconic pose on the lunar...
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How video game engines help create smarter AI

How video game engines help create smarter AI

21 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

At VentureBeat's Transform 2019 conference, game engine maker Unity Technologies talked about how video games can help advance AI research.
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Scotland's Wind Turbines Have Generated Enough Energy To Power Homes Twice Over

Scotland's Wind Turbines Have Generated Enough Energy To Power Homes Twice Over

1 day ago   |   Ubergizmo

The resources in our world are not infinite and as such, there will come a day when we run out of some of them, especially if we insist on using resources such as coal to power...
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Measles is killing more people in the DRC than Ebola-and faster

Measles is killing more people in the DRC than Ebola-and faster

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A man receives a vaccine against Ebola from a nurse outside the Afia Himbi Health Center on July 15, 2019 in Goma. As the world anxiously monitors the outbreak of...
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SpaceX nears completion of Dragon investigation, has a “good path forward”

SpaceX nears completion of Dragon investigation, has a “good path forward”

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A 2018 view of the clean room where the spacecraft for the first crewed Dragon mission was nearing completion. It will now be used for an In-Flight Abort test...
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The Ring Alarm system for the home is on sale now

The Ring Alarm system for the home is on sale now

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 reportedly won't have new Snapdragon 855 Plus chip

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 reportedly won't have new Snapdragon 855 Plus chip

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Get ready to dig away in the Minecraft Earth closed beta

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