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Apple vows to use only recycled materials, but Greenpeace says iPhones should also last longer
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 Apple has set a lofty goal for itself: use only renewable materials in its products to protect the environment and avoid “blood minerals.” In its 2017 Environmental Responsibility Report, released today ahea [...]
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Microsoft says exploits leaked by Shadow Brokers were addressed by prior patches
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 Microsoft researchers were working late into the hours the Friday before this holiday weekend looking to address yesterday’s Shadow Brokers dump of Windows exploits. In a message sent to TechCrunch overnight, the [...]
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Google says its custom machine learning chips are often 15-30x faster than GPUs and CPUs
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 It’s no secret that Google has developed its own custom chips to accelerate its machine learning algorithms. The company first revealed those chips, called Tensor Processing Units (TPUs), at its I/O developer conf [...]
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Post Intelligence says it can make your tweets better
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DeepMind says no quick fix for verifying health data access
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 Why should you trust an advertising giant with the most sensitive personal data you possess: aka your medical records? That’s the hugely sticky issue Google-owned DeepMind is facing as it seeks to embed itself int [...]
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Russia says ‘nyet,’ continues LinkedIn block after it refuses to store data in Russia
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 Russia’s internet regulator today confirmed that access to social networking site LinkedIn — which has been blocked in Russia since November 2016 — is not returning to Russia anytime soon, after it rec [...]
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Apple says most vulnerabilities in Wikileaks docs are already patched
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 Wikileaks today published a trove of documents, allegedly taken from the CIA, that detail the government’s efforts to hack popular devices like iPhones, Android phones, and Samsung smart TVs. But Apple is pushing [...]
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Google says to ‘count on’ a second-generation Pixel smartphone this year
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 Google’s Pixel smartphone this year was a significant reset for the company’s mobile hardware strategy – and one that earned a lot of praise from customers and critics. Good news for those who liked it [...]
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YouTube says it now has automatically captioned 1 billion videos
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 When Google rolled out its automatic captioning service for YouTube back in 2009, the results were far from great. Since then, Google’s speech recognition technology has made massive strides, though, and whil [...]
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