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Investigators seek answers in fatal New Jersey train crash

That's tough to sell people when they see accidents like this, and they think we need this one big technological solution. So that has to be resolved. She was standing on the platform when the train slammed through the barrier, jumped off the tracks and skidded across the station concourse. 29, 2016 photo provided by a passenger who was on the train when it crashed shows wreckage at the Hoboken, N.J.


Tech leaders form educational nonprofit for AI

Tech leaders form educational nonprofit for AI

It would come together often to discuss development in artificial intelligence and set standards for future researches. Co-founder and head of applied AI at DeepMind , Mustafa Suleyman on behalf of the company expressed the desire to implicate all those who have been influenced by AI.


Michelle Obama Rallies Youth for Clinton; Slams Birtherism

Michelle Obama Rallies Youth for Clinton; Slams Birtherism

Three hours before first lady Michelle Obama was set to speak at the University of Pittsburgh's Fitzgerald Field House this afternoon, the audience to see her wrapped from Allequippa Street to Terrace Street, with a highly diverse crowd standing sometimes four across.


FCC beefs up emergency cellphone alerts

FCC beefs up emergency cellphone alerts

The answer has to do with the technology behind the Wireless Emergency Alert system - which, unlike text messages, is now limited in what information it can convey. Emergency alerts still won't include embedded photos, but commissioners said they're open to the idea. "Millions of people who live in these communities could miss out on potentially life-saving information because WEA's current brushstroke is too broad", said Ajit Pai, a Republican commissioner at the Federal Communications ...


Spotify is reportedly in talks to acquire SoundCloud

Spotify is reportedly in talks to acquire SoundCloud

With Apple separately investing in machine-learning startups and staff (for several parts of its business, not just music), the Apple Music / Spotify battle is now partly a race to understand users' tastes best. "A year from today could look extremely different from what it looks like right now". Over the past year, it's been abundantly clear that Spotify has plenty of human curators (and smart humans working on its algorithmic playlists), just as it's been increasingly obvious that for ...


Kumble backs Pujara, says he is vital cog in India's wheel

Kumble backs Pujara, says he is vital cog in India's wheel

Kumble is unconcerned about how quickly Pujara scores in Test cricket and will have been happy with his strong showing against New Zealand in the first Test in Kanpur. "As long as someone reads the situation and plays according to the situation that's what is expected". Kumble doesn't feel Pujara will be under pressure after the inclusion of Gautam Gambhir in the squad for the second Test .