Microsoft Demotes Lumia Smartphones As iOS Takes Priority

This week’s reorganisation of the leadership team at Microsoft by CEO Satya Nadella is one more step away from a hardware-led Redmond towards a company focused on delivering the best possible software, no matter the platform. That said, there was another moment that was even more telling than the …


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Study: China’s Government Fabricates About 488 Million Social Media Posts Every Year

For years, the Chinese government has been widely suspected of hiring thousands of paid commenters using fabricated accounts to argue in favor of the government on social media sites. This presumed army of trolls is dubbed the

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‘Magenta’ Is Google’s New Project To Make Art With Artificial Intelligence

The multi-disciplinary machine If Google’s artificial intelligence can paint its dreams, why not make other kinds of art? On June 1, Google is set to launch Magenta, a research project to explore using artificial intelligence to create art, and make that process easier for TensorFlow users. The group …

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Google Science Journal studies the world through your phone

All you need is Android and budding curiosity. Are you (or your kid) curious about the world around you? Google wants to help. It just launched Science Journal, an Android app that helps you perform (and comment on) simple science experiments. The app can record light, motion and sound levels using …

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Energy-Storing Train Gets Nevada Approval

Startup will build a better grid by pushing heavy railcars up a hill. One of the biggest challenges of the shift to renewable energy like solar and wind is energy storage. The

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Google says Hangouts will remain a standalone product and continue to be updated

Following the announcement of Allo this morning, many assumed that Hangouts would be replaced. However, Google has confirmed to

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Allo is a messaging app with Google built right in

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Netflix launches its own speed test website, Fast.com

Netflix wants you to know how fast your internet connection is, and has today launched a new website, Fast.com, that will give you that information. Basically, it’s a simplified speed test website that only focuses on download speed – as this is the

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Edward Snowden déconseille Allo, la nouvelle appli de Google – Politique

Le lanceur d’alerte Edward Snowden a pris la parole sur Twitter pour déconseiller le grand public d’utiliser Allo, la nouvelle messagerie instantanée …

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