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5 tech firms racing to invest in AI startups

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2017 03:36 PM
by Alex Muller
Through massive investments in artificial intelligence (AI) startups, the world’s leading tech firms are racing to create markets to transform the economic landscape.
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+40

China aims to Send People to the Moon by 2020

Posted in Business on 12th Mar, 2017 11:14 PM
by Alex Muller
China is working to develop a new spaceship that can both fly in low-Earth orbit and land on the moon.
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Google partners with VCs to host its own machine learning startup competition

Posted in Business on 11th Mar, 2017 03:15 PM
by Alex Muller
Google is targeting early-stage companies taking an innovative approach to machine learning.
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Solar industry facing devastating 800% tax increase

Posted in Business on 9th Mar, 2017 07:44 PM
by Alex Muller
Some businesses and schools that generate electricity from rooftop solar panels will have to pay rates for the first time, while others will face a massive tax rise.
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+24

Solar power growth leaps by 50% worldwide thanks to US and China

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2017 11:52 PM
by Alex Muller
The amount of solar power added worldwide soared by some 50% last year because of a sun rush in the US and China, new figures show.
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+25

Google confirms its acquisition of data science community Kaggle

Posted in Business on 8th Mar, 2017 11:49 PM
by Alex Muller
Google today said it is acquiring Kaggle, an online service that hosts data science and machine learning competitions.
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+32

Automation Could Cause America to Lose 35% of its Tax Base in the Next 20 Years

Posted in Business on 6th Mar, 2017 07:58 PM
by Alex Muller
The US is in danger of losing more than one-third of its tax base due to increasing automation in both manufacturing and service sectors.
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How robotic delivery will disrupt the grocery industry

Posted in Business on 6th Mar, 2017 07:47 PM
by Alex Muller
What may change is how you get your groceries and prepared foods.
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+47

Solar reached 1.4% of U.S. electricity in 2016

Posted in Business on 5th Mar, 2017 08:01 PM
by Alex Muller
The latest figures from the U.S. Department of Energy show that all renewables together made up 15.3% of U.S. generation.
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+41

People are Heated Over Whether or Not to Tax Robots over Automated Jobs

Posted in Business on 5th Mar, 2017 07:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Manufacturing, transportation, and even customer service industries stand to lose jobs to automation in the near future.
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+34

Virgin Galactic spins off dedicated satellite launch company

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2017 08:05 PM
by Alex Muller
Virgin Orbit will launch satellites into orbit using the LauncherOne vehicle, which is released from a 747-400 aircraft.
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+21

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos wants to start shipping packages to the Moon

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2017 07:55 PM
by Alex Muller
He says an Earth-to-Moon shipping route will be key for human colonies.
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+34

Teenager's sickle cell reversed with world-first therapy

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2017 12:59 AM
by Alex Muller
A French teenager's sickle cell disease has been reversed using a pioneering treatment to change his DNA.
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+38

Google’s Launchpad Accelerator expands to Europe and Africa

Posted in Business on 3rd Mar, 2017 12:46 AM
by Alex Muller
Google has been mentoring startups in Asia and Latin America since late 2015, when it launched its launchpad accelerator program.
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2017 could see China dominate in artificial intelligence

Posted in Business on 1st Mar, 2017 06:44 PM
by Alex Muller
While top-level AI experts are still from North American and the UK, over 40% of the leading AI research papers in the world are published in Chinese.
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Unique Mobile users will pass 5.7 bn by 2020 which will be 75% of world population

Posted in Business on 28th Feb, 2017 05:53 PM
by Alex Muller
Subscriber growth over this period will be driven primarily by large Asia markets such as India.
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