Category: Tech

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Tesla electric Semi’s price is surprisingly competitive

When Tesla unveiled its Semi electric truck last week, everyone agreed that it looked cool, but some actual truckers weren't necessarily sold on its functionality. Most observers will be impressed with the pricing if it holds, though. Tesla has listed estimated price on its Semi website for the 300- and 500-mile versions...

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AI is changing the way creators and brands work with visuals

GUEST: The way we create and consume visual content has changed significantly with the advent of both digital and mobile cameras. Today, algorithms bring on the next wave of innovation and evolution in the space. AI technologies are increasingly good at classifying, organizing and understanding images, changing the way...

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Japan is embracing nursing-care robots

AT SHINTOMI nursing home in Tokyo, men and women sit in a circle following exercise instructions before singing along to a famous children’s song, “Yuyake Koyake” (“The Glowing Sunset”). They shout out and clap enthusiastically even though the activities are being led, not by a human fitness guru, but by...

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The current state of Bitcoin and Ethereum

While Bitcoin currently bears more resemblance to digital gold than digital cash — with its congested pending transactions log rendering it practically useless as a currency since the cancelled fork two weeks ago — the Ethereum network is looking healthier than ever and in a good position to come out of the ongoing...

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Google will downrank Russian state news agencies

The extent to which fake news is propagating the internet has become increasingly clear in recent months. In October Facebook revealed some 3,000 politically-charged adverts had been placed in crucial swing states in the US, while Freedom House this month demonstrated that governments in no less than 30 countries are...

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China’s New AI Police Station Won’t Have Humans

On November 7, China announced plans to build an unmanned, AI-powered police station in one of its capital cities. The move is in keeping with China's goal of becoming a world leader in AI by 2030.
The post China’s New AI Police Station Won’t Have Humans appeared first on Futurism.

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How Artificial Intelligence Is Making Nuclear Reactors Safer

Using artificial intelligence, engineers at Purdue University have found what could be the best way to keep track of cracks in nuclear reactors. Maintaining the safety of these reactors is important in realizing nuclear energy's potential.
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What is Big Data??

In an attempt to become more customer-centric, an increasing number of companies are embracing a data-driven approach. And, thanks to continuing advances in big data technology, there’s a huge amount of it right at our fingertips. In fact, according to
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