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Artificial Intelligence will chomp down a chunk of India’s present knowledge economy

Posted in Business on 28th Aug, 2016 12:25 PM
by AlexMuller
Artificial intelligence (AI) is capable of taking on tasks that require analytical skills.
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+36

The Price of Solar Is Declining to Unprecedented Lows

Posted in Business on 28th Aug, 2016 11:21 AM
by AlexMuller
Despite already low costs, the installed price of solar fell by 5 to 12 percent in 2015.
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+25

SpaceX Dragon home from ISS

Posted in Business on 27th Aug, 2016 02:19 PM
by AlexMuller
The mission was SpaceX's ninth of 20 planned under a NASA resupply contract worth up to $3.1 billion.
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+24

Machine Learning is the engine that will drive Google's Future

Posted in Business on 26th Aug, 2016 05:15 PM
by AlexMuller
More than 100 teams are currently using machine learning at Google.
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+35

Google's Antiaging company Calico will use Computational Biology and Machine Learning

Posted in Business on 25th Aug, 2016 04:21 PM
by AlexMuller
Calico will try to use machine learning to understand the complex biological processes involved in aging.
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+47

Viewers engage with ads in VR much more than in mobile or desktop apps

Posted in Business on 25th Aug, 2016 04:11 PM
by AlexMuller
Immersv said that VR drives 12 new installs for every 1,000 video ad views, compared to 0.5 for mobile and 0.2 for desktop.
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+24

Solar Cost Hits World's New Low, Half the Price of Coal in Chile

Posted in Business on 24th Aug, 2016 04:14 PM
by AlexMuller
Chile awarded a contract to sell solar power for $29.10 per megawatt hour (MWh), the lowest ever across the planet.
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+45

The Future of the Internet of Things

Posted in Business on 22nd Aug, 2016 11:50 PM
by AlexMuller
If your hope is to awaken to a fully automated home, you already can.
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+52

How chatbots can help small business

Posted in Business on 21st Aug, 2016 08:09 PM
by AlexMuller
Chatbots aren’t just for big name tech brands and retail; small businesses stand to gain plenty from them, as well.
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+32

Intel Bets Big on Deep Learning

Posted in Business on 19th Aug, 2016 08:54 PM
by AlexMuller
In a deal rivaling Google's acquisition of DeepMind, Intel has agreed to acquire Nervana Systems, a company that specializes in deep learning technology.
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+38

SpaceX plans to use more carbon fiber for lighter rockets as reusing stages justifies higher expenses

Posted in Business on 19th Aug, 2016 08:33 PM
by PlanetTech
Originally, the company made rockets mostly out of aluminum to keep costs low.
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+24

Adorable Robot Assistant Pepper Now Available in the US

Posted in Business on 19th Aug, 2016 03:48 AM
by AlexMuller
For the first time, SoftBank Robotics' Pepper, the adorable and tiny humanoid robot helper, will be available to purchase in the US.
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+42

The first 5 A.I. 'employees' you will hire

Posted in Business on 16th Aug, 2016 05:32 PM
by AlexMuller
AIs will shake up entire markets, and it all starts with employees.
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+56

Google Fiber rethinking its costly cable plans, looking to wireless

Posted in Business on 16th Aug, 2016 04:37 PM
by AlexMuller
Fiber reached just six metro areas in four years, illustrating the difficulty and expense of digging up streets and laying thousands of miles of cables.
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+23

Apple is 'doing a lot of things' in augmented reality, Tim Cook says

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2016 06:34 PM
by AlexMuller
'I think AR is extremely interesting and sort of a core technology. So, yes, it’s something we’re doing a lot of things on behind that curtain that we talked about.'
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+22

VR 2.0: More mobile, more social, more convincing

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2016 06:03 PM
by AlexMuller
The VR industry is already moving on to much more advanced VR. Here are five things we can look forward to in the upcoming second-generation VR:
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