Computer Hardware

White Sox vs. Tigers odds, line: 2020 MLB picks, predictions for Aug. 12 from proven computer model

36 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports

SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's White Sox vs. Tigers game 10,000 times.
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NASA suspects asteroid Psyche is core of planet that never fully formed, models ‘metal world' ahead of 2022 mission

NASA suspects asteroid Psyche is core of planet that never fully formed, models ‘metal world' ahead of 2022 mission

1 hour ago   |   RT

Scientists using a supercomputer have created 2D and 3D computer models of the pockmarked asteroid Psyche, revealing that it may be the metal core of a failed planet. Ahead of...
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Gong raises $200 million to surface sales insights with AI

Gong raises $200 million to surface sales insights with AI

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

Gong.io, a startup applying AI to sales call analysis, has raised $200 million in venture capital at a $2.2 billion valuation.
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Microsoft's long awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone costs $1,400 and can be preordered right now

Microsoft's long awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone costs $1,400 and can be preordered right now

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Microsoft's long-awaited Surface Duo foldable smartphone is now available for preorder. Its price starts at $1,400. The Surface Duo has two screens and a 360-degree hinge that...
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CPS releases plans to address digital divide as students, parents prepare for e-learning

1 hour ago   |   ABC

CPS says it has already distributed 128,000 computing devices last spring and will distribute an additional 36,000 devices this upcoming school year.
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U.S. Schools Are Short Two Things for the Reopen: Staff and Cash

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Getting students safely back into the classrooms during a pandemic means taking the kind of measures -- like shrinking class sizes, adding bus routes and providing computers to...
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Good riddance to traditional political conventions

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Democrats around the country will gather around computer screens and smartphones next week for a strange new version of a timeworn political ritual: their party's presidential...
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QAnon Followers Are Hijacking the SaveTheChildren Movement

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Fans of the pro-Trump conspiracy theory are clogging anti-trafficking hotlines, infiltrating Facebook groups and raising false fears about child exploitation.
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We Tested Instagram Reels, the TikTok Clone. What a Dud

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

TikTok might not be winning over President Trump, but it sure beats its Instagram copycat for making and sharing short videos.
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Fort Bend ISD elementary learning centers hit with 'overwhelming' number of requests

12 hours ago   |   ABC

The centers, which were initially expected to open on the first day of school, will provide instruction support and child care during online learning.
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...