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DARPA will fund 18 month experiments of potential AI breakthroughs

Posted in Business on 4th Aug, 2018 09:42 PM
by Alex Muller
Exploring new AI concepts, DARPA aims to outpace competing, global AI science and technology discovery efforts.
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US tracking to 4-5% GDP growth in third quarter and 4% for 2018

Posted in Business on 3rd Aug, 2018 07:53 PM
by Alex Muller
U.S. GDP was $19.8 trillion at the end of 2017.
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In California, 100% Solar and Wind in 2045 will need $350 billion in storage

Posted in Business on 29th Jul, 2018 08:48 AM
by Alex Muller
If California reaches the 80% mark for renewables there will be massive amounts of surplus generation during the summer months.
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Tech and Economic Boom for a Roaring 2020s ?

Posted in Business on 27th Jul, 2018 06:41 AM
by Alex Muller
There is a good chance that there will be a strong global economic and technological boom. Instead of 3% average annual World GDP growth the 2020s could see 4-6%.
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Google announces AutoML Vision, Natural Language, Translation, and Contact Center AI

Posted in Business on 25th Jul, 2018 03:49 AM
by Alex Muller
Google revealed that since January, around 18,000 customers have expressed interest in AutoML Vision.
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SpaceX will be launching another Block 5 rocket but will add new helium tanks for NASA astronaut missions

Posted in Business on 22nd Jul, 2018 02:34 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX is working towards getting Falcon 9 Block 5 certified for launching astronauts.
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U.S. Solar Has Grown 39-Fold In Last Decade

Posted in Business on 18th Jul, 2018 06:05 AM
by Alex Muller
An increase of 75,123 GWh, according to a new report from Environment America.
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How Will We Shop in the Future?

Posted in Business on 18th Jul, 2018 05:58 AM
by Alex Muller
The future of shopping lies in the tech industry, which is no wonder when 55% of shoppers prefer interacting with robots rather than human beings when they shop.
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+5

Sweden to reach 2030 renewable energy goal in 2018

Posted in Business on 16th Jul, 2018 10:45 PM
by Alex Muller
Sweden is on course to reach one of its renewable energy targets 12 years ahead of schedule, with wind turbines making a 2030 goal achievable in 2018.
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SpaceX on track for BFR tests in first half of 2019

Posted in Business on 16th Jul, 2018 09:35 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX appears to be on track to begin testing the SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket and Big Falcon Spaceship starting in the first half of 2019.
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Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value in this technology?

Posted in Business on 16th Jul, 2018 02:08 AM
by Alex Muller
Speculation on the value of blockchain is rife, with Bitcoin, the first application of blockchain, grabbing headlines for its price and volatility.
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Google introduces AI for drug discovery protein recognition

Posted in Business on 13th Jul, 2018 10:46 PM
by Alex Muller
Protein crystallization determines the shape of cells and can play a role in discovery of drugs to treat various illnesses.
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US government should dump SLS and make Turbo rocket instead

Posted in Business on 12th Jul, 2018 10:49 PM
by Alex Muller
SLS funds would be better spent on making a vastly superior Turbo rocket.
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Microsoft Azure CTO: AI and machine learning 'are going to transform every industry'

Posted in Business on 9th Jul, 2018 02:47 PM
by Alex Muller
'Companies are taking advantage of AI and ML to automate processes and get insights into operations that they didn’t have before.'
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Silicon Valley company that automates 'mundane' tasks with robots gets nearly $2 billion valuation

Posted in Business on 7th Jul, 2018 09:23 PM
by Alex Muller
It's a sign that automation has reached an 'inflection point, a tipping point'.
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Blue Origin Targets Moon Colony First Step in 2023

Posted in Business on 5th Jul, 2018 08:46 PM
by Alex Muller
The first step in Blue Moon is to develop the capability 'to be able to land multi metric tons on the lunar surface'.
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