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Make AI Machines Safe Before Smart, Experts Say
Artificial Intelligence

Make AI Machines Safe Before Smart, Experts Say

Researchers should develop measures to guarantee the safety of artificial intelligence before businesses and consumers widely adopt it.
Jacob Pramuk
Apple Is Staffing Up In Order to Push iPads to Businesses
iPad

Apple Is Staffing Up In Order to Push iPads to Businesses

The tech giant has partnered with IBM in an effort to sell more Apple products to enterprises.
FAA Grants More Exemptions for Commercial Use of Drones
Drones

FAA Grants More Exemptions for Commercial Use of Drones

The news comes as the industry eagerly awaits new agency rules on the remote-controlled aircraft.
How to Rent the Apple Watch Before Buying It
Apple Watch

How to Rent the Apple Watch Before Buying It

This startup can let you take Apple's forthcoming smartwatch for a test drive.
Cadie Thompson
Internet Fast-Lanes Would Be Banned Under Planned FCC Proposal
Net Neutrality

Internet Fast-Lanes Would Be Banned Under Planned FCC Proposal

FCC chair Tom Wheeler's expected proposal calls for regulating Internet service providers like utilities.
Tom Huddleston, Jr.
Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do
Android

Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do

Google's operating system reaches a mega milestone.
Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.
Self-driving Cars

Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.

Competition is heating up between the two unlikely players.
Jason Fell
Pull Over, Uber. Google Reportedly Preparing to Launch Ride-Hailing Service.
Google

Pull Over, Uber. Google Reportedly Preparing to Launch Ride-Hailing Service.

And, it turns out, Google is one of the biggest investors in Uber.
Sometimes Hackers Just Want to Embarrass You
Cyber Security

Sometimes Hackers Just Want to Embarrass You

The fallout for a cyber attack can include a major hit to a company's reputation. Be proactive on the public-relations front.
Eric Basu
Companies Need to Take Responsibility for Protecting Sensitive User Data
Cyber Security

Companies Need to Take Responsibility for Protecting Sensitive User Data

Stealing data is a crime but those entrusted with protecting it bear responsibility for the measures they take.
Todd Feinman
Obama Seeks $14 Billion to Boost U.S. Cybersecurity Defenses
Cyber Security

Obama Seeks $14 Billion to Boost U.S. Cybersecurity Defenses

The goal is to better protect federal and private networks from hacking threats.
How a Fishing-Gear Company Is Reeling In Customers With Its Live Streaming Videos
The Fix

How a Fishing-Gear Company Is Reeling In Customers With Its Live Streaming Videos

The online broadcasts of 'Loon Live' is just one way the company is angling for sales
John Patrick Pullen
Intel Buys 'Internet of Things' Chip Maker
Acqusitions

Intel Buys 'Internet of Things' Chip Maker

The aim is to expand its range of chips used in Internet-connected gadgets.
Better Safe Than Sorry: How Startups are Staying Protected in Cyberspace
Cybercrime

Better Safe Than Sorry: How Startups are Staying Protected in Cyberspace

Hackers and cyber thieves are attacking small businesses with alarming frequency. Find out how to stay safe.
Jason Ankeny