Technology Enables ‘Fake News.’ Can It Help Stop It, Too?

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The stories that capture most people’s attention tend to contain headlines that aim for an emotional reaction, entertain, or stoke enough curiosity to click. Can AI help weed out the fake news from the real news?

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New leak claims to reveal final iPhone 8 and iPhone 7s Plus designs

With Apple’s big WWDC 2017 keynote and the unveiling of iOS 11 now behind us, attention is quickly turning back to the most hotly anticipated launch of the year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/07/new-leak-claims-to-reveal-final-iphone-8-and-iphone-7s-plus-designs.html

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Federal First Responder Project Presents Juicy Telecom Opportunity


Competition in telecom price and service packages has been getting a lot of attention lately. However, network providers also have been pursuing other opportunities that consumers might miss if they’re exposed only to traditional advertising. AT&T’s cooperation with the U.S. government in developing a national emergency responder network is a case in point. AT&T moved quickly to take the first steps toward launching the network since late March, when the Commerce Department chose it to be the government’s partner for establishing the system.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84533.html?rss=1

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This week on AI: Apple's March 21 event, 'iPhone 7' rumors, 'GovtOS' resistance & more

Article Image Media attention naturally gravitated towards Apple’s March 21 press event, where the company is expected to show off a new 4-inch iPhone and an updated 9.7-inch iPad. Plenty of other happenings were in the air though, including “iPhone 7″ rumors and Apple’s ongoing confrontation with the Department of Justice and the FBI over encryption.

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Mainstream Industries Form IoT Vanguard


Although the consumer implications of the Internet of Things have generated plenty of public attention, the real growth in the embryonic market is coming from less visible industrial environments and business applications. The early IoT advancements may come as a surprise to some, but in these industries, organizations moving quickly to deploy more connected products and services makes sense for a number of reasons. Less than a third of the 465 IT and business professionals who responded to a Gartner survey last fall were using IoT at the time.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83210.html?rss=1

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Apple allegedly keeping 'close eye' on possible sale of Time Warner, with streaming TV in mind

Article Image Apple is paying close attention to the possibility of Time Warner — or parts of it — going up for sale, potentially with the intent of buying assets to help launch a streaming TV service, according to rumors.

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New Year's partygoers wearing Apple Watch will have 'most accurate watch in the room'

Article Image Apple’s attention to detail encompasses the accuracy of the Apple Watch as a timepiece, thanks to a complex proprietary system of servers, satellites and more, making it one of the most accurate watches in the world.

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Apple localizes 'Trash' to 'Rubbish' in iOS 9, promotes Apple Watch with a 'rickroll'

Article Image Apple’s legendary attention to detail is sometimes shown in small and fun ways, such as Mail’s “Trash” folder being renamed “Rubbish” in some countries, or an Apple Watch support page referencing a popular Internet meme.

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Apple's Dr. Dre apologizes for past abuse of women, says he's a changed man

Newfound attention to crimes committed by Dr. Dre 25 years ago have led both the entrepreneur and Apple to issue statements, in which the Beats cofounder said he is sorry for committing violence against women when he was younger.

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Waiting for the Internet of Things


Despite all the attention being given to the extraordinary opportunities promised by the Internet of Things, many software and technology vendors are still waiting for demand to match the predictions. Security concerns are the most common inhibitor to IoT initiatives, industry surveys suggest, but a number of other factors likely are getting in the way of IoT deployments as well. If you were simply to read the latest market forecasts and executive surveys, you’d believe that the IoT revolution was well under way.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82269.html?rss=1

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New Bethesda mobile game 'Fallout Shelter' debuts exclusively on Apple's iOS

Fans of the Fallout franchise have a new mobile game to occupy their attention in the run-up to Fallout 4’s hotly-anticipated release, though Android users are out of luck as the game — called Fallout Shelter — is available only on iOS for now.



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Inside iOS 9: Apple's iPad-exclusive split-screen multitasking will enhance productivity

With this fall’s iOS 9 upgrade, the iPad lineup will be getting special attention to enhance productivity on the big-screen tablets, including an all-new split-screen multitasking mode that will allow users to more easily accomplish two tasks at once.



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iOS 9 power-saving tactics include cutting display power for face-down devices

Better battery life is an Apple priority for iOS 9, and to that end the company is adopting extreme attention to detail, implementing things like face-down power restrictions, a Low Power mode, and a dedicated menu in the Settings app with more granular detail.



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First Samsung Galaxy Note 5 rumors hint at crazy 2K or 4K screen

Now that Samsung’s Galaxy S6 is out of the gate, the Internet’s attention is gravitating towards Samsung’s bigger flagship: the Galaxy Note 5. Samsung typically busts out the new Note in September at IFA, but the very first rumors about the phablet are already out, and we expect to see a whole lot more of them ahead of its launch.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/08/first-samsung-galaxy-note-5-rumors-hint-at-crazy-2k-or-4k-screen/

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Microsoft demonstrates new HoloLens prototype, talks up dedicated Holographic processor

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Microsoft’s HoloLens is drawing big attention at its Build conference thanks to a snazzy new lightweight prototype. Is this the future of computing?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/204763-microsoft-demonstrates-new-hololens-prototype-talks-up-dedicated-holographic-processor

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