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Google Is Using AI to Cut Its Power Bill
DeepMind

Google Is Using AI to Cut Its Power Bill

DeepMind cofounder Demis Hassabis tipped a 15 percent improvement in power efficiency.
U.S. Vehicle Safety Regulator Stands Behind Self-Driving Cars
Self-Driving Cars

U.S. Vehicle Safety Regulator Stands Behind Self-Driving Cars

Autonomous vehicles must be "much safer" than human drivers before they are deployed on U.S. roads, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration chief Rosekind said.
As Yahoo Declines, Some in Silicon Valley Mourn While Others Hold Out Hope
Yahoo

As Yahoo Declines, Some in Silicon Valley Mourn While Others Hold Out Hope

In the formative years of the web, Yahoo was the biggest, richest internet upstart in Silicon Valley, and it incubated a generation of executives.
Japan Issues Actual Safety Warning for Impatient Pokémon Gamers
Pokémon

Japan Issues Actual Safety Warning for Impatient Pokémon Gamers

The country's National Center for Incident Readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity (NISC) issued nine instructions to users of the mobile game.
Is Elon Musk's Master Plan About to be Revealed?
Elon Musk

Is Elon Musk's Master Plan About to be Revealed?

It's all happening. Maybe.
Grace Reader
Let's Watch Fonzie Jump the Shark One More Time for Garry Marshall
Radicals & Visionaries

Let's Watch Fonzie Jump the Shark One More Time for Garry Marshall

Watch the original scene that launched a phrase and a way at looking at the world.
Entrepreneur Staff
Who Are America's Most Optimistic Workers?
Employee Morale

Who Are America's Most Optimistic Workers?

A poll by online salary database PayScale reveals which industries have the most confident employees.
Nina Zipkin
Nintendo Shares are Getting Destroyed as the Pokémon Go Effect Wears Off
Nintendo

Nintendo Shares are Getting Destroyed as the Pokémon Go Effect Wears Off

The amazing ride of Nintendo shares, fueled by the wild spread of the smartphone game Pokémon Go, appears to be over.
These 'Biohybrid' Robots Crawl Like Sea Turtles
Robots

These 'Biohybrid' Robots Crawl Like Sea Turtles

"We're building a living machine -- a biohybrid robot," project lead Victoria Webster said.
Troll Milo Yiannopoulos Banned As Part of Twitter Crackdown After Online Abuse of 'Ghostbusters' Actor
Twitter

Troll Milo Yiannopoulos Banned As Part of Twitter Crackdown After Online Abuse of 'Ghostbusters' Actor

Twitter has long come under criticism for not doing enough to police abusive behavior on the often-freewheeling messaging service.
Why Did a Judge Block 100 Million WhatsApp Users?
WhatsApp

Why Did a Judge Block 100 Million WhatsApp Users?

The nation's top court overturned the measure in the third such incident since December.
Unilever Spends Big for Men's Grooming Brand Dollar Shave Club
Unilever

Unilever Spends Big for Men's Grooming Brand Dollar Shave Club

Unilever is allegedly paying $1 billion in cash for the Venice, California-based company.
What's Boosting Microsoft's Revenue This Quarter Might Surprise You
Radicals & Visionaries

What's Boosting Microsoft's Revenue This Quarter Might Surprise You

Sharp growth in its commercial cloud computing business helped lift Microsoft Corp.'s quarterly revenue above Wall Street's expectations.
Japanese Gamers Left Waiting for Pokemon GO's Home Launch
Nintendo

Japanese Gamers Left Waiting for Pokemon GO's Home Launch

Nintendo's shares suffered a rare bad day since Pokemon GO took the world by storm, tumbling 13 percent on the disappointment.