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Google"s New Cloud TPU Chips Prepare for an "AI First" World

Google is muscling up its cloud platform for what it sees as an "AI first" world.  This week at the Google I/O event in Mountain View, Calif. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireMay 19th, 2017

‘Lawbreakers’ adds new content despite few players

Despite a player count that's bottomed out at ten people in the last week, Lawbreakers is forging ahead with a content release that includes two new maps and the launch of competitive mode, Boss League. The number of players has been re.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 min. ago

Wi-Fi Pause is Most Popular xFi Feature from Xfinity’s Home Wi-Fi Service

Wi-Fi Pause is Most Popular xFi Feature from Xfinity’s Home Wi-Fi Service According to a new survey about device usage in the home from Comcast, parents think that meal time should be device free. Yet nearly half (42 percent) of parents survey.....»»

Category: networkSource:  telecompetitorRelated News16 min. ago

ANALYSIS: Airbus-CSeries deal raises new Bombardier questions

Bombardier's deal to grant Airbus majority ownership of CSeries throws a needed lifeline to a flagship aircraft that observers widely complement for efficiency, technological advances and relatively smooth entry-into-service......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News16 min. ago

Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan #1 Review

The Wolverine/Deadpool rivalry takes a new form as the Merc With a Mouth takes on Old Man Logan. There seems to be some sort of unwritten rule that Marvel always needs to have a Deadpool vs. miniseries on the stands at all times. Now that Dead.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News17 min. ago

Pokemon Go: First Official Mention of Generation 3 Added

Niantic has added a new Hoenn Pokedex badge to Pokemon Go, providing even more evidence of an imminent release of generation three......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News17 min. ago

The LAPD will use drones—and people are pissed

Forget 2049. Los Angeles' Blade Runner-esque future of a world watched by robots is here.  On Tuesday, a civilian oversight panel gave the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) the OK to begin a year-long drone trial, primarily for reconnaissance.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

You can now check non-Google accounts on the Gmail app

Does anyone out there still use an email other than Gmail?  Google announced today that it's testing a new feature that will allow select users to check their emails on the Gmail iOS app. It's compatible with email addresses from services such a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

Alphabet"s Sidewalk Labs will build a futuristic tech world in Toronto

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs will develop a futuristic, billion-dollar community along a sizable swathe of Toronto's waterfront. On Wednesday, the City of Toronto and Sidewalk Labs  — which is the urban innovation arm of Google's parent compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 min. ago

Ask Slashdot: What Are Ways To Get Companies To Actually Focus On Security?

New submitter ctilsie242 writes: Many years ago, it was said that we would have a "cyber 9/11," a security event so drastic that it fundamentally would change how companies and people thought about security. However, this has not happened yet (mainly.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 min. ago

In Amazon Bid, New York Brags About, Well, Everything

To land Amazon’s second headquarters, the city is playing up its tech talent pool and infrastructure, but the cost of doing business is steep......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News17 min. ago

Seaside Wall House / Khy Architects

The thought of having a weekend beach house gives us special expectations for urban dwellers. Client was a married couple living in a high-rise studio apartment. They had contradictory wishes about how they wanted their new home to be on thi.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated News33 min. ago

Google investigates the Oreo update that killed text messages on some Pixels

Google’s Pixel and Nexus phones are the only Android devices that currently run Android 8.0 Oreo. As exciting as that might be for Android users looking to use Google’s most recent Android release, some of them have been experiencing a strange te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News33 min. ago

DeepMind"s new Go-playing AI wins 90% of time against version of AlphaGo that beat world champ, trained solely by reinforcement learning without human input (James Vincent/The Verge)

James Vincent / The Verge: DeepMind's new Go-playing AI wins 90% of time against version of AlphaGo that beat world champ, trained solely by reinforcement learning without human input  —  The company's latest AlphaGo AI learned supe.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News33 min. ago

UNStudio and Werner Sobek set to build Dubai tower with "world"s tallest ceramic facade"

UNStudio has unveiled plans for a Dubai skyscraper featuring a 300-metre-high ceramic-tile facade, which will be illuminated at night to make it look like the building is breathing. Read more UNStudio has unveiled plans for a Dubai skyscrape.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News49 min. ago

CNN just got special FAA permission to fly drones over crowds

CNN has announced that it is the first of its kind to get FAA approval for operating a drone over crowds. This is made possible via the FAA’s issuance of a Part 107 waiver that authorizes the use of small unmanned aircraft systems in places whe.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Amazon is offering $50 of Google Play credit for only $45 [DEAL]

You can grab a $50 Google Play Gift Card for only $45. Pretty good deal if you're looking to pick up some movies to take advantage of Movies Anywhere......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Dead bodies can soon be liquified under new California law

Californians nearing the end or getting an early start choosing how they want to decay can now consider liquid cremation due to a new state law allowing the procedure by 2020. California will be the 15th state to allow the controversial option, accor.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Watch the Audi RS5 Go Head 2 Head with the Mercedes-AMG C63 S Coupe

In the latest Head 2 Head episode, Jonny Lieberman heads to Wales and is joined by new co-host Jethro Bovingdon. The two compare the latest all-wheel-drive 2018 Audi RS5 and the rear-wheel-drive 2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 S Coupe. Audi ditches the outgoi.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

CNN Gets a First-Of-Its-Kind Waiver To Fly Drones Over Crowds

The FAA has granted CNN a waiver that allows it to fly its Vantage Robotics Snap drone over open-air crowds of people at altitudes of up to 150 feet. "This is a new precedent in this kind of waiver: Previous exemptions allowed flight of drones over p.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 9 min. ago

Rolls-Royce Readies For Advance3 Core Test

First all-new big core configuration in 50 years paves way for next-gen Advance and UltraFan The core is the common element of the company’s plan to make a step change.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago