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Elon Musk's Artificial Intelligence Project Just Got a Free Supercomputer
Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Artificial Intelligence Project Just Got a Free Supercomputer

An Elon Musk-backed artificial intelligence research group just got a brand new toy from chip maker Nvidia.
Why Mark Zuckerberg Can't Shut Up About Facebook While Tim Cook Thinks Apple Needs Secrets
Business Optimization

Why Mark Zuckerberg Can't Shut Up About Facebook While Tim Cook Thinks Apple Needs Secrets

When Facebook makes big changes, they can bring harm to marginalized communities, or force people to confront traumatic memories.
Matt Weinberger
Audi to Add Traffic Light Countdown Clocks to Cars
Audi

Audi to Add Traffic Light Countdown Clocks to Cars

When you roll up to a red light, you'll see a countdown clock on the dashboard showing how long until it turns green.
To Deal With an Aging Population, Thailand Businesses Bet on Demand for Robots and Diapers
Robots

To Deal With an Aging Population, Thailand Businesses Bet on Demand for Robots and Diapers

Thai elderly care robot Dinsow can not only keep track of your medication and video-phone your relatives, but can also exercise with you and even entertain you with its karaoke skills.
Apple to Increase Investment in Increasingly Tough China
Apple

Apple to Increase Investment in Increasingly Tough China

The iPhone maker will build its first Asia-Pacific research and development center in the country.
5 Shipping Trends for Small Ecommerce Businesses To Watch
Ecommerce

5 Shipping Trends for Small Ecommerce Businesses To Watch

It's difficult for a small ecommerce business to run with the big dogs.
Amine Khechfé
Start Saving, Michael Phelps. The IRS Is Taxing Your Olympic Medals.
Rio Olympics 2016

Start Saving, Michael Phelps. The IRS Is Taxing Your Olympic Medals.

Seems like Uncle Sam has Olympic gold fever in more ways than one.
Entrepreneur Staff
The Expensive Benefit Plan Penalties You'll Want to Avoid
Employee Benefits

The Expensive Benefit Plan Penalties You'll Want to Avoid

The DOL has released a list of updated penalties for employee benefits, and you need to stay compliant now more than ever.
Matt Straz
JFK Active Shooter Chaos: What a Vacationing Navy SEAL Did to Get Travelers to Safety
Business Travel

JFK Active Shooter Chaos: What a Vacationing Navy SEAL Did to Get Travelers to Safety

Former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb stepped off his flight last night into a sea of panic. Here are the steps he took and what you can learn to keep you and your family safe.
Dan Bova
The Real Reason Apple Wants to Kill the Audio Jack
Apple

The Real Reason Apple Wants to Kill the Audio Jack

There may be a method to Apple's madness, and there's certainly some historical precedence.
Tim Bajarin
Microsoft, MIT Turn Temporary Tattoos Into Touchpads
Radicals & Visionaries

Microsoft, MIT Turn Temporary Tattoos Into Touchpads

The temporary tattoos let you interact with connected devices, possibly turning your wrist into a smartphone touchpad.
Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Satellite, Lands Rocket Back on Drone Ship in Ocean
SpaceX

Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches Satellite, Lands Rocket Back on Drone Ship in Ocean

It's the fourth time a SpaceX rocket has landed on the drone ship, which is stationed in the Atlantic Ocean, and the sixth time one of the company's space vehicles has landed back on Earth.
Arjun Kharpal
Tesla Just Removed 'Autopilot From Chinese Website -- Here's Why
Tesla

Tesla Just Removed 'Autopilot From Chinese Website -- Here's Why

A driver crashed earlier this month while on a commuter highway after the car failed to avoid a vehicle parked on the left side, partially in the roadway, damaging both cars but causing no injuries.
Voting Is A Right, Exercise It Wisely
Presidential Elections

Voting Is A Right, Exercise It Wisely

While the presidential race captures headlines, congressional contests and local ballot initiatives affect you, your business and your community.
Phil La Duke