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Tech Moguls Such as Musk and Bezos Declare Era of Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence

Tech Moguls Such as Musk and Bezos Declare Era of Artificial Intelligence

It is no secret that tech companies are diving into AI analytics research, an industry that will grow to $70 billion by 2020 from just $8.2 billion in 2013.
Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft
Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft

The world's largest retailer said it would begin test deliveries within the next two weeks in Denver and Phoenix.
Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger
Mergers and Acquisitions

Twitter Met With Yahoo to Discuss Merger

A news report, citing sources close to the talks, said execs at the two firms had met several weeks ago and had spent several hours looking at whether a strategic combination might make sense.
Matt Clinch
Secure Your Startup Against Phishers With These 3 Tips
Phishing

Secure Your Startup Against Phishers With These 3 Tips

You didn't take candy from strangers when you were a kid; don't take the bait as an adult.
Daniel Riedel
Elon Musk Says We're Likely Living In a Video Game. Are We?
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Says We're Likely Living In a Video Game. Are We?

Everything you know is probably a simulation. And that's ok.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Honda Shows Off Self-Driving Cars at New Calif Testing Facility
Self-Driving Cars

Honda Shows Off Self-Driving Cars at New Calif Testing Facility

Under the radar, Honda has been building semi-autonomous functionality, including forward-collision warning, lane- departure warning and lane-keeping assist.
Facebook Will Start Scanning 10,000 Posts a Second to Make Comments Less Terrible
Make More Happen

Facebook Will Start Scanning 10,000 Posts a Second to Make Comments Less Terrible

Deep Text is "deep learning-based text understanding engine," as Facebook puts it. Its ability to understand text like a human would is already being put to work in Facebook Messenger. And Facebook plans to take it a lot further.
Matt Weinberger
VW Looks for More Revenue From Ride-Hailing Apps
Volkswagen

VW Looks for More Revenue From Ride-Hailing Apps

Europe's largest automaker will this month unveil a new business strategy aimed at improving accountability and speeding up model development, with greater investments in electric cars, new technologies and mobility services among the key elements, company sources have said.
Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi Arabia's Sovereign Wealth Fund
Uber

Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi Arabia's Sovereign Wealth Fund

In a written statement, Uber co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick called the investment a "vote of confidence in our business."
5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business
Online Marketing

5 Tips for Building an Online Community for Your Business

Building a strong online community will foster customer loyalty and generate greater sales.
Zach Halmstad
12 Apps to Help Ease Anxiety
Apps

12 Apps to Help Ease Anxiety

Anxious? There's an app for that.
Jana Barrett
Toyota in Talks to Buy Robotics Divisions From Alphabet
Toyota

Toyota in Talks to Buy Robotics Divisions From Alphabet

The Japanese automaker is discussing an acquisition of Boston Dynamics -- known for the Cheetah, which is claimed to be the world's fastest-legged robot.
Watch Mark Zuckerberg Chat Live With International Space Station Astronauts Today
Facebook

Watch Mark Zuckerberg Chat Live With International Space Station Astronauts Today

Got a burning out-of-this-world question? It's not too late to submit it to NASA. You never know, the billionaire Facebook founder might ask it for you.
Kim Lachance Shandrow