Is Google's viral art app racist?

The latest update to Google’s Arts & Culture app created a viral sensation by allowing users to compare their selfies to museum portraits, but has also sparked concerns about racial bias.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/26/is-googles-viral-art-app-racist.html

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US military teams up with Silicon Valley to revolutionize the battlefield

The U.S. military, which has been criticized for relying on outdated technology and aging equipment, is partnering with Silicon Valley to step up its game on the battlefield.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/19/us-military-teams-up-with-silicon-valley-to-revolutionize-battlefield.html

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MIPS Returns to Silicon Valley, Eyes Burgeoning AI Market

The custom CPU manufacturer MIPS has returned to its roots in Silicon Valley, and it’s already plotting its comeback. Can the small CPU firm still find a place at the AI table?

The post MIPS Returns to Silicon Valley, Eyes Burgeoning AI Market appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/262435-mips-returns-silicon-valley-eyes-burgeoning-ai-market?source=Computing

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Apple's Tim Cook says next iOS update will allow users to disable battery throttling

The next update to iOS 11 will allow Apple users to disable the battery performance throttling on their device, a move that comes after the tech firm admitted in December that it intentionally slows down iPhones as they age to prevent issues with batteries.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/18/apples-tim-cook-says-next-ios-update-will-allow-users-to-disable-battery-throttling.html

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Google’s AutoML Creates Machine Learning Models Without Programming Experience

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The gist of Cloud AutoML is that almost anyone can bring a catalog of images, import tags for the images, and create a functional machine learning model based on that.

The post Google’s AutoML Creates Machine Learning Models Without Programming Experience appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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German Navy's new state-of-the-art warship sails into tech trouble

The German Navy’s latest multi-million dollar warship, the Baden-Württemberg, is battling delays and technology challenges.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/17/german-navys-new-state-art-warship-sails-into-tech-trouble.html

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Bitcoins and brothels: Cryptocurrency may be coming to the Bunny Ranch

The rise of bitcoin may have been one of the biggest stories of 2017, but its acceptance as a means of payment is still limited. Now, the Bunny Ranch, the famous Las Vegas brothel, is looking to cash in on the trend.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/16/bitcoins-and-brothels-cryptocurrency-may-be-coming-to-bunny-ranch.html

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Google app compares selfies to museum portraits, goes viral

The latest update to Google’s Arts & Culture app has created a viral sensation by allowing users to compare their selfies to museum portraits.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/15/google-app-compares-selfies-to-museum-portraits-goes-viral.html

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Intel befriends AMD, monitors get massive, and more – The big PC trends from CES

The trends we saw from the show floor at CES 2018 have us both curious and excited about the future of computing. Some will undoubtedly end up in dead ends — and others will probably become the new status quo in just a few years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/15/intel-befriends-amd-monitors-get-massive-and-more-big-pc-trends-from-ces.html

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House lawmakers demand answers from Apple on throttling older phones

The fallout over Apple’s throttling of older iPhones is continuing as Republican lawmakers sent a letter on Friday to the tech giant demanding answers to more than a dozen questions.

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