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Google acqui-hires team at podcast app 60dB, service will shut down next month
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 Short-form podcast app 60dB will be shutting down next month and its team will be joining Google in an apparent acqui-hire. Google confirmed the deal to TechCrunch, with a spokesperson noting that it was not a formal ac [...]
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Apple acqui-hired the team from messaging assistant Init.ai to work on Siri
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 Earlier this week, a small startup called Init.ai announced that it soon would be discontinuing its service — a smart assistant for customer representatives to parse and get better insights from their interactions [...]
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Apple acqui-hired the team from messaging assistant Init.ai to work on Siri
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 Earlier this week, a small startup called Init.ai announced that it soon would be discontinuing its service — a smart assistant for customer representatives to parse and get better insights from their interactions [...]
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A typical day for researchers on Google’s Brain Team
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 What do you and researchers on Google’s Brain Team have most in common? You both probably spend a lot of time triaging email. In a Reddit AMA, 11 Google AI researchers took time to share the activities that consum [...]
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Google and ProPublica team up to build a national hate crime database
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 Few things are certain in 2017’s fraught national climate, but hate certainly doesn’t look to be going away. In partnership with ProPublica, Google News Lab is launching a new tool to track hate crimes acros [...]
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Apple and Cochlear team up to roll out the first implant made for the iPhone
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 Apple has teamed up with Australian-based Cochlear to bring iPhone users the first made for iPhone Cochlear implant. Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in June, Cochlear’s Nucleus 7 Sound Processor [...]
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Microsoft’s AI beats Ms. Pac-Man
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 As with so many things in the world, the key to cracking Ms. Pac-Man is team work and a bit of positive reinforcement. That… and access to funding from Microsoft and 150-plus artificial intelligence agents — [...]
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Google’s Project Wing team takes a key step towards making drone delivery real
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 Project Wing, the X project from Google (now housed under mutual parent Alphabet) that focuses on drone delivery, just shared a key update in its efforts to make everyday drone delivery a reality: The company completed [...]
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Google’s AlphaGo AI defeats team of five leading Go players
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 Are five human heads better than one computer brain? Not when it comes to playing Go. AlphaGo, the AI created to play the game of Go better than anyone alive, has defeated a team made up of five Go champions in a demons [...]
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