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Visa's latest acquisition reinvigorates its cross-border payments business

43 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Visa signed a definitive agreement to acquire Currencycloud , an API-based cross-border payments startup. Visa and Currencycloud both stand to benefit from the acquisition as...
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Google's Translatotron 2 removes ability to deepfake voices

Google's Translatotron 2 removes ability to deepfake voices

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

Google's new Translatotron system - Translatotron 2 - implements a mechanism designed to prevent the creation of deepfaked voices.
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How the U.S. Is Spearheading Efforts to Thwart Chinese Cybercrime

2 hours ago   |   Time

On July 19, the White House accused the Chinese government of supporting a hacking operation, revealed in March, targeting Microsoft Exchange Server software. The view from the...
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Identify which digital banking features and categories are most valuable to customers

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Our inaugural UK Neobank Competitive Edge Study puts a spotlight on digital-only banks' key mobile features, a crucial element of their explosive rise. Leveraging data from our...
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PPP SMALL BUSINESS LOANS: How $525 billion in coronavirus-linked loans were spread across lenders, states, and industries

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider Intelligence This is an update to our May and July PPP Small Business Loans reports. You can purchase all three reports now for the price of one . This report...
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AG Garland discusses new gun trafficking strike forces in Chicago visit

AG Garland discusses new gun trafficking strike forces in Chicago visit

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department is launching an effort in five cities in the U.S. to reduce spiking gun violence by addressing illegal trafficking and prosecuting offenses...
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NORAD, USNORTHCOM lead 3rd Global Information Dominance Experiment

NORAD, USNORTHCOM lead 3rd Global Information Dominance Experiment

7 hours ago   |   Air Force

North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, in collaboration with all 11 U.S. combatant commands, have executed the third in a series of Global...
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Western campaign against Belarus runs risk of sparking ‘THIRD WORLD WAR' says embattled leader Lukashenko, branding EU ‘crazy'

Western campaign against Belarus runs risk of sparking ‘THIRD WORLD WAR' says embattled leader Lukashenko, branding EU ‘crazy'

14 hours ago   |   RT

Sanctions & support for opposition movements from abroad is driving Europe down a dangerous path, Belarus' long-time leader Alexander Lukashenko has claimed, in an explosive...
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AI built to find anti-aging chemical compounds

14 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Scientists have built an artificial intelligence model that identifies chemical compounds that promote healthy aging - paving the way towards pharmaceutical innovations that...
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Equipping AI with emotional intelligence can improve outcomes

15 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

There is a gap between the ambitious ways enterprises want to use AI and the reality of how the projects turn out, says Intel's Melvin Geer.
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As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the...

As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the pandemic?

The Tokyo Games will begin at last, after a yearlong delay that saw the world fragmented and locked down. The pandemic, still raging today, casts a shadow over the event meant... Read more ...

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

The NYPD on Thursday released video footage of a Bronx robbery that shows a pistol-wielding suspect swipe two neck chains worth a total of $20,000 earlier this month, police said. Read more ...

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Asteroid That Could Be Bigger Than the Washington Monument to Speed by Earth...

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Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

COVID-19 cases are rising with the delta variant, and some are again considering wearing masks, even after they've been vaccinated. But is it worth it? Read more ...

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Eddy Alvarez, who plays baseball for the U.S. team, could become just the sixth person ever to medal in both the Winter and Summer Olympics. He took home a silver medal in... Read more ...

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

TOKYO - U.S. men's water polo captain Jesse Smith will miss the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics on Friday after the USOPC limited how many players from his team could... Read more ...

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

A look at what's happening around the majors today: Read more ...