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A Teenager's Drive to Beat a Computer Program for Domination Over Artificial Intelligence in China

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Go for Broke Much as a Russian satellite launch in 1957 started the space race, a match between a computer program and a teenager galvanized China's dash to AI domination
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PitchBook: European VC investment rose 4.2% in 2018, but number of deals dropped 25.9%

PitchBook: European VC investment rose 4.2% in 2018, but number of deals dropped 25.9%

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

PitchBook's 2019 European Venture Report shows that VC investment rose 4.2% in 2018, even though the total number of deals dropped by more than a quarter.
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Machine learning is rescuing old game textures in Zelda and Final Fantasy

Machine learning is rescuing old game textures in Zelda and Final Fantasy

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Nvidia has improved the look of the original Twilight Princess by running 4,400 textures through a neural network. Fans are doing the same with other games.
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AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

AI system teaches robots how to navigate wilderness trails

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Wilderness trail traversal is a useful skill for rescuers and outdoor enthusiasts alike, but one that's difficult to teach to robots. It's not that the mechanical beasts aren't...
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CES 2019 showed us computer vision will go big this year

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

From what I saw at CES 2019, this may ultimately be remembered as the year computer vision products went mainstream. Here are some of the indicators.
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Microsoft wants to make Cortana available through Google Assistant

Microsoft wants to make Cortana available through Google Assistant

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

CEO Satya Nadella expressed a willingness to team up with rivals to integrate Cortana, Microsoft's assistant, with Google Assistant and other platforms.
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This AI-powered device can help you sleep better throughout the night

This AI-powered device can help you sleep better throughout the night

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

GO2SLEEP is a revolutionary, AI-powered device that helps you build better sleep habits almost immediately - and will make you more productive.
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Hate Assembling IKEA Furniture? This Robot Might Be Able to Help

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Researchers have designed a robot operating system that can process and understand how-to instructions, and put them into action, Science News reports . Dileep George, an...
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Microsoft CTO: Cortana doesn't need a smart speaker to succeed

Microsoft CTO: Cortana doesn't need a smart speaker to succeed

2 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Microsoft CTO Kevin Scott told VentureBeat that Cortana will gain features for Office software
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3 Ways to Reduce Travel and Expense Spending

2 days ago   |   Business

The back office is arguably the most outdated department of the modern enterprise. Many companies have large accounting teams in place to control spending, but these processes...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo needed just 32 seconds to KO T.J. Dillashaw

Henry Cejudo's best chance to beat T.J. Dillashaw was supposed to be to outwrestle him. Instead, the 125-pound champion dominated Dillashaw with his fists. It took just 32... Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

NEW YORK - Henry Cejudo needed only a record 32 seconds to defend his 125-pound title in New York. Cejudo's next defense was a passionate one for the flyweights - and the hope... Read more ...

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova took under an hour to beat American teenager Amanda Anisimova and return to the Australian Open... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Allen Crowder delivered on his promise to upset controversial debuting heavyweight Greg Hardy - however it didn't go down the way he wanted - in the UFC on ESPN+ 1... Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Paige VanZant's arm-popping submission of Rachael Ostovich...

Twitter reacts to Paige VanZant's arm-popping submission of Rachael Ostovich at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Paige VanZant successfully returned from her injury layoff on Saturday when she defeated Rachael Ostovich at UFC on ESPN+ 1. VanZant defeated Ostovich and returned to the win... Read more ...