Secret agent fish? Robot infiltrates aquatic schools, influences their behavior

Researchers have developed a robotic spy fish. By designing robots to integrate with animal communities, the roboticists hope to unravel these animals’ behavioral and social structures by learning more about how they communicate.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/10/secret-agent-fish-robot-infiltrates-aquatic-schools-influences-their-behavior.html

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Planet formation may be visible with next generation of radio telescopes

Engineers in New Mexico are designing the next generation Very Large Array of radio telescopes to look deep into our universe.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/25/planet-formation-may-be-visible-with-next-generation-radio-telescopes.html

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FedEx is paying people to use Adobe Flash for Office Print service

FedEx really wants you to use Adobe Flash if you’re designing and printing signs, banners, posters, and more from the comfort of your web browser, so much so that it’s actually paying people to install it.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/27/fedex-is-paying-people-to-use-adobe-flash-for-office-print-service.html

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MIT makes breakthrough in morality-proofing artificial intelligence

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In groundbreaking work on morality-proofing AI, researchers at MIT are designing neural networks that will provide explanations for why they reached a conclusion.

The post MIT makes breakthrough in morality-proofing artificial intelligence appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/238611-mit-makes-breakthrough-morality-proofing-artificial-intelligence?source=Computing

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Tim Cook says Apple now factors Chinese tastes when designing products

Apple now heavily factors in the tastes of Chinese consumers when designing its products, including tailoring colors, CEO Tim Cook revealed in a new interview.



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Apple scrapped advanced Apple Watch health monitoring features due to reliability issues

In designing its first wearable device in the Apple Watch, Apple looked to incorporate a variety of highly advanced health functions with an eye on creating a holistic monitoring device, but ultimately scrapped those plans due to technological and regulatory hurdles.



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Apple’s Jony Ive says copycat designs are theft and laziness, not flattery

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Jony Ive — Apple’s lead designer who has been designing shiny white products from a shiny white room for the last 15 years — has stated that when other companies copy Apple’s designs, ‘I don’t see it as flattery… It is theft and it is lazy.’ But is Ive right to get worked up? Imitation and design theft are just part of life!

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/191823-apples-jony-ive-says-copycat-designs-are-theft-and-laziness-not-flattery

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Apple’s Jony Ive says copycat designs are theft and laziness, not flattery

Jony Ive... strangling someone
Jony Ive — Apple’s lead designer who has been designing shiny white products from a shiny white room for the last 15 years — has stated that when other companies copy Apple’s designs, ‘I don’t see it as flattery… It is theft and it is lazy.’ But is Ive right to get worked up? Imitation and design theft are just part of life!

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/191823-apples-jony-ive-says-copycat-designs-are-theft-and-laziness-not-flattery

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