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Experts Say No Reason to Fear AI Will Cut Jobs

Experts Say No Reason to Fear AI Will Cut Jobs

The growing use of artificial intelligence and automation in work places is creating challenges as well as benefits for businesses,...

Amazon Launches Initiative to Bundle Virtual Assistants on Single Device

Amazon Launches Initiative to Bundle Virtual Assistants on Single Device

Amazon.com has launched an initiative that would allow users to access its Alexa, Microsoft Corp’s Cortana and multiple other voice-controlled...

Google Wins EU Data Privacy Case

Google Wins EU Data Privacy Case

The European Union’s top court ruled Tuesday Google is not required to remove worldwide links to sensitive personal information.  Observers...

Honda to Cease Diesel Vehicle Sales in Europe by 2021

Honda to Cease Diesel Vehicle Sales in Europe by 2021

Honda said on Monday it would phase out all diesel cars by 2021 in favor of models with electric propulsion...

Tech Companies Back Independent Watchdog to Tackle Online Extremism

Tech Companies Back Independent Watchdog to Tackle Online Extremism

A global working group set up by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft to remove extremist content will become an independent...

Can New Space Race Connect World to Internet?

Can New Space Race Connect World to Internet?

It’s a 21st century space race: Amazon, SpaceX and others are competing to get into orbit and provide internet to...

Apple Will Produce New Mac Pro Computers in US

Apple Will Produce New Mac Pro Computers in US

Apple said Monday it would keep making its Mac Pro in the United States, after obtaining tariff exemptions for some...

Toyota Banks on Olympic Halo for Humble Bus to Keep Hydrogen Dream Alive

Toyota Banks on Olympic Halo for Humble Bus to Keep Hydrogen Dream Alive

Buses may not be the most glamorous mode of transport but at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games, they will represent...

YouTube ‘Milestone’ Highlights Vietnam Growth and Growing Pains

YouTube ‘Milestone’ Highlights Vietnam Growth and Growing Pains

The Vietnamese comedy channel FAP TV has become the first YouTube account to hit the 10 million subscribers mark in...

A Unique Seattle Rehab Helps People Overcome Internet Addiction

A Unique Seattle Rehab Helps People Overcome Internet Addiction

Smartphones have quickly evolved from being a way to make an untethered phone call to service as portable hand-held personal...

Could Smart Mirrors Get Consumers Offline and Into Shops?

Could Smart Mirrors Get Consumers Offline and Into Shops?

With online shopping becoming more and more popular, traditional retail stores are doing everything they can to get shoppers to...

Google Plans to Invest 3 Billion Euros in Europe

Google Plans to Invest 3 Billion Euros in Europe

Google is planning to invest 3 billion euros to expand its data centers across Europe in the next two years.The...