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Tim Cook issues a public apology for Apple Maps

Posted in Software on 28th Sep, 2012 06:39 PM
by AlexMuller
He suggests Bing, Google, and other alternatives
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Java Vulnerability Could Affect a Billion Macs and PCs

Posted in Software on 26th Sep, 2012 07:05 PM
by AlexMuller
Every currently supported version of Java is vulnerable to a new exploit. That could include up to a billion computers, according to instillation statistics.
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Self Driving Cars Are Now Legal in California

Posted in Software on 26th Sep, 2012 06:40 PM
by AlexMuller
For a US state that relies more heavily on cars than any other, this is hugely significant when it comes to traffic and road congestion, and for the future of the autonomous car.
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What's next for iOS?

Posted in Software on 25th Sep, 2012 08:58 PM
by AlexMuller
In 2007 it was essentially a slick, polished way to do about ten things. Today iOS, along with Android and Windows Phone, is narrowing the gap between mobile and the desktop.
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A Startup Tries to Make a Better Artificial Brain

Posted in Software on 25th Sep, 2012 08:33 PM
by AlexMuller
Vicarious thinks it can mimic the brain to create software that learns to see as we do.
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Andrew McAfee: Are droids taking our jobs?

Posted in Software on 24th Sep, 2012 08:57 PM
by AlexMuller
Robots and algorithms are getting good at jobs like building cars, writing articles, translating: jobs that once required a human. So what will we humans do for work?
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Free 123D Catch App Makes Your iPhone a 3D Scanner

Posted in Software on 16th Sep, 2012 10:50 PM
by AlexMuller
Users can take up to 40 pictures, upload them to the cloud, and receive a digital 3D model.
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+5

Computer program is able to match rough sketches to real objects

Posted in Software on 15th Sep, 2012 06:32 PM
by AlexMuller
researchers are developing a system that allows computers to match up user drawings of objects with photographs of those same items
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+3

Mac Battery Life Looks Like Its About to Get a Massive Upgrade

Posted in Software on 15th Sep, 2012 06:29 PM
by AlexMuller
Mountain Lion was hugely broken with regard to battery life, and the new build looks like its fixed the problem. Hopefully.
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Can a robot pass the University of Tokyo math entrance exam?

Posted in Software on 13th Sep, 2012 08:50 PM
by AlexMuller
The goal of the project: enable an AI program to score high marks on the Todai math entrance exam for admission by 2016
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Google: 500M Android devices now activated, with 1.3M added daily

Posted in Software on 12th Sep, 2012 07:20 PM
by AlexMuller
Google has revealed that Android has reached a new milestone of 500 million activated devices.
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+5

Rumor alert: iPhone 5 will work on LTE networks around the world

Posted in Software on 9th Sep, 2012 10:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Apples next generation iPhone will give consumers the world round the speed they need to consume data
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Top 10 Simple Things Every Computer User Should Know How to Do

Posted in Software on 9th Sep, 2012 10:39 PM
by AlexMuller
No matter how tech savvy you are, there are certain things every one of us has to deal with when using a computer
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FBI to roll out $1 billion public facial recognition system in 2014

Posted in Software on 9th Sep, 2012 10:36 PM
by AlexMuller
They are watching you, or at least will be in a couple of years. Thats when the FBI is gearing up for a nationwide launch of a $1 billion project
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Guess who is winning the brains race, with 100% of first graders learning to code?

Posted in Software on 5th Sep, 2012 06:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Estonia is implementing a new education program that will have 100 percent of publicly educated students learning to write code.
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+4

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