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Reuters
Toyota drops diesel from new model, signals likely phase-outCar industry puts cooperation on show in battle against Silicon Valley firms P
Toyota drops diesel from new model, signals likely phase-out
Reuters / Posted 24 minutes ago
Car industry puts cooperation on show in battle against Silicon Valley firms PARIS/FRANKFURT Alarmed by the threat posed by Silicon Valley firms to their businesses in developing autonomous driving systems, it was evident at the Paris Motor Show... Read more
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News.com.au
Perth man sues Uber for sacking himtold about and the truth of which he disputes. Mr Oze-Igiehon does not have a
Perth man sues Uber for sacking him
News.com.au / Posted 34 minutes ago
told about and the truth of which he disputes. Mr Oze-Igiehon does not have a lawyer and is representing himself against Silicon Valley-based Uber and Dutch-based Uber holding company Rasier Operations, which had three lawyers in the District... Read more
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Daily Mirror
One of the UK's most famous regional accents could disappear by 2066be a thing of the past The report pointed out that the word “emoji” entered th
One of the UK's most famous regional accents could disappear by 2066
Daily Mirror / Posted 34 minutes ago
be a thing of the past The report pointed out that the word “emoji” entered the Oxford English Dictionary last year. Silicon Valley will remain at the forefront of technological innovations and as a result laid-back American English will... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker is planning his first overseas trade mission to Israelprivate sector officials hasn’t been finalized yet. Administration officials s
Charlie Baker is planning his first overseas trade mission to Israel
Boston Globe / Posted 57 minutes ago
private sector officials hasn’t been finalized yet. Administration officials said Baker doesn’t want to cede any ground to Silicon Valley or New York as Massachusetts works to build up a burgeoning cluster of cybersecurity firms in the state. They... Read more
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Reuters
Car industry puts cooperation on show in battle against Silicon Valley firmsAudi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and other, yet-to-be-named automotive partners.... PA
Car industry puts cooperation on show in battle against Silicon Valley firms
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and other, yet-to-be-named automotive partners.... PARIS/FRANKFURT Alarmed by the threat posed by Silicon Valley firms to their businesses in developing autonomous driving systems, it was evident at the Paris Motor Show... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gawker Editor Almost Went Into Hiding After Hulk Hogan Verdicttoward reporters on behalf of Melania Trump and former Fox News chief Roger Ail
Gawker Editor Almost Went Into Hiding After Hulk Hogan Verdict
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
toward reporters on behalf of Melania Trump and former Fox News chief Roger Ailes. Hogan’s case was secretly backed by Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel, who was angry that Gawker outed him as gay in a post published years ago. Daulerio... Read more
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FOX News
How Quest won the battle of the protein barselse on the market was a candy bar in disguise,” said Tom Bilyeu, Quest’s presi
How Quest won the battle of the protein bars
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
else on the market was a candy bar in disguise,” said Tom Bilyeu, Quest’s president and co-founder. Bilyeu got his start in Silicon Valley and speaks like he’s giving a TED talk at all times. He calls Quest “a transformation company” and once kept... Read more
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CNBC
Google, Facebook, Amazon and others have teamed up to make AI seem less creepybut for how people are interacting with computers. After desktop gave way to mo
Google, Facebook, Amazon and others have teamed up to make AI seem less creepy
CNBC / Posted 2 hours ago
but for how people are interacting with computers. After desktop gave way to mobile, which changed entire business models, Silicon Valley sees voice-enabled computing as the next iteration, which requires AI. While the new nonprofit says it... Read more
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dna
Digital India: Government to set up payment banks in every district, says Ravi Shankar Prasadin the world, India has attracted over $20 billion (nearly Rs ​1.33 lakh crore)
Digital India: Government to set up payment banks in every district, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
in the world, India has attracted over $20 billion (nearly Rs ​1.33 lakh crore) of global venture capital, primarily from Silicon Valley. The Chinese are expected to add billions more to this pool. With over 4,000 startups, India is the third... Read more
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The Economic Times
Electronics design space to get Rs 2 lakh crore investment: IESAwill be available in the proposed Front offices," he said, adding "We are also
Electronics design space to get Rs 2 lakh crore investment: IESA
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
will be available in the proposed Front offices," he said, adding "We are also thinking of opening front offices in the Silicon Valley in the US and Seoul, South Korea." On the impact of GST on ESDM industry, he said GST would introduce an... Read more
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PhysOrg
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's futuresaid he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie—"gen
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's future
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
said he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie—"genius billionaire Tony Stark"—after the Silicon Valley star.Musk told Time that his goal was to be "involved in things that are going to make a significant... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Podcast star Manoush Zomorodi leaves radio behindthat Zomorodi changed after she observed a that it turned off many potential li
Podcast star Manoush Zomorodi leaves radio behind
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
that Zomorodi changed after she observed a that it turned off many potential listeners, who assumed that tech was only for Silicon Valley types. "I do think that's still the case," Zomorodi says, "although I think it's changing." As technology... Read more
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TheBull
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's futuresaid he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie -- "
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's future
TheBull / Posted 4 hours ago
said he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie -- "genius billionaire Tony Stark" -- after the Silicon Valley star. Musk told Time that his goal was to be "involved in things that are going to make a significant... Read more
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New Kerala
Govt.to set up Digital India payment banks in every district, says Ravi Shankar Prasad - newkerala.com #125328most promising internet market in the world, India has attracted over $20 billi
Govt.to set up Digital India payment banks in every district, says Ravi Shankar Prasad - newkerala.com #125328
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
most promising internet market in the world, India has attracted over $20 billion of global venture capital, primarily from Silicon Valley. The Chinese are expected to add billions more to this pool. India is the third hottest startup nation in the... Read more
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birminghammail
Brummie accent could be dead by 2066among all of us. The report pointed out that the word “emoji” entered the Oxfor
Brummie accent could be dead by 2066
birminghammail / Posted 5 hours ago
among all of us. The report pointed out that the word “emoji” entered the Oxford English Dictionary last year. Read More Silicon Valley will remain at the forefront of technological innovations and as a result laid-back American English will... Read more
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The Irish Times
Silicon Valley puts its money on Hillary ClintonDonald Trump is not the candidate of choice in Silicon Valley. I’m just back fr
Silicon Valley puts its money on Hillary Clinton
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Donald Trump is not the candidate of choice in Silicon Valley. I’m just back from a week in the region, and California, with its jumbo jackpot of electoral college votes by which US elections are actually decided, has long been firmly in the Clinton... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Innovation needs the liberal artsand how to interact respectfully in the world. Stereotypes about entrepreneurs
Innovation needs the liberal arts
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 6 hours ago
and how to interact respectfully in the world. Stereotypes about entrepreneurs abound: the capitalist in the suit or the Silicon Valley hipster. : they’re all about making money (the capitalist in the suit) or they’re too cool for school (the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's futuresaid he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie -- "
Elon Musk an innovator wary of humanity's future
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 hours ago
said he and actor Robert Downey Jr modeled the main character in the movie -- "genius billionaire Tony Stark" -- after the Silicon Valley star. Musk told Time that his goal was to be "involved in things that are going to make a significant... Read more
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Boston Herald
U.S. enlists tech cos. in war against ISISPresident Obama’s lead homeland security adviser said tech giants in the Hub an
U.S. enlists tech cos. in war against ISIS
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
President Obama’s lead homeland security adviser said tech giants in the Hub and Silicon Valley will be enlisted to disrupt ISIS efforts to recruit and spread propaganda on social media. “Over the past few years, I have met with some of our... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto requires $15 minimum wage by 2019Fletcher said. “A one-size-fits all does not work when it comes to the restaura
Palo Alto requires $15 minimum wage by 2019
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
Fletcher said. “A one-size-fits all does not work when it comes to the restaurant business.” But Elly Matsumura, of Silicon Valley Rising, a campaign to inspire Silicon Valley “to build an inclusive middle class,” said wage increases... Read more
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Daily Mail
Millennials have 'very little' confidence in major institutionsthe lowest levels of confidence, with only one-­fifth of Millennials placing a
Millennials have 'very little' confidence in major institutions
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
the lowest levels of confidence, with only one-­fifth of Millennials placing a lot or a great deal of stock in them. 'Silicon Valley, for its part, ranks near organized religion, mayors, and the criminal justice system with roughly... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gov. Baker planning first overseas trade mission to Israelprivate sector officials hasn’t been finalized yet. Administration officials s
Gov. Baker planning first overseas trade mission to Israel
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 hours ago
private sector officials hasn’t been finalized yet. Administration officials said Baker doesn’t want to cede any ground to Silicon Valley or New York as Massachusetts works to build up a burgeoning cluster of cybersecurity firms in the state. They... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Gawker Editor Almost Went Into Hiding After Hulk Hogan Verdicttoward reporters on behalf of Melania Trump and former Fox News chief Roger Ail
Gawker Editor Almost Went Into Hiding After Hulk Hogan Verdict
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
toward reporters on behalf of Melania Trump and former Fox News chief Roger Ailes. Hogan’s case was secretly backed by Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel, who was angry that Gawker outed him as gay in a post published years ago. Daulerio... Read more
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The Mercury News
Gunn brothers teach to raise donations for East Palo Alto schoolsfor students in East Palo Alto. Benjamin and Bryan Owens last week delivered a
Gunn brothers teach to raise donations for East Palo Alto schools
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
for students in East Palo Alto. Benjamin and Bryan Owens last week delivered a $9,000 check from their nonprofit, Silicon Valley Youth, to Ravenswood City School District officials that will be used to buy a kiln and related... Read more
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CNET
James Martin, Fotógrafo principalBiografía Autor: James Martin es el fotógrafo en CNET News, cubriendo los geek
James Martin, Fotógrafo principal
CNET / Posted 10 hours ago
Biografía Autor: James Martin es el fotógrafo en CNET News, cubriendo los geeks y los gadgets de Silicon Valley. Cuando él no esta envuelto en un blog-en-vivo cubriendo los lanzamientos más recientes de productos de Apple, Google o Facebook, James... Read more
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CNET
Hewlett-Packard's history frozen in timeand Dave Packard began their work in Dave's garage on Addison Avenue in Palo Al
Hewlett-Packard's history frozen in time
CNET / Posted 10 hours ago
and Dave Packard began their work in Dave's garage on Addison Avenue in Palo Alto in 1939 -- it was the beginnings of what Silicon Valley has grown into today. HP went public in 1957 after growing rapidly and headquartered the business at 1501... Read more
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Boston Globe
For Health Care for All chief, a spiritual shiftcompanies and researchers and investors in Israeli enterprises in this space ch
For Health Care for All chief, a spiritual shift
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
companies and researchers and investors in Israeli enterprises in this space choose to partner with, as opposed to going to Silicon Valley or New York,” Baker said. Roughly a dozen state officials will attend the trip, including: Katie Stebbins,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Homicide suspect identified as transientcall Detective Sgt. Bert Milliken or Detective Raul Corral of the San Jose Poli
Homicide suspect identified as transient
The Mercury News / Posted 10 hours ago
call Detective Sgt. Bert Milliken or Detective Raul Corral of the San Jose Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 408-277-5283. Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at 408-947-STOP (7867) or svcrimestopper... Read more
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DW
Autonomous driving - truly safe? |Indian PM Modi launches 'charm offensive' in Silicon Valley 28.09.2015 On his
Autonomous driving - truly safe? |
DW / Posted 11 hours ago
Indian PM Modi launches 'charm offensive' in Silicon Valley 28.09.2015 On his second US trip as India's PM, Modi made a stop at Silicon Valley to lure US tech giants into bolstering their presence in the Asian nation. Analyst Michael Kugelman talks... Read more
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Daily Journal
NJ in familiar territory on taxes: dead lasta page from Washington, home to companies like Microsoft and Amazon, to revive
NJ in familiar territory on taxes: dead last
Daily Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
a page from Washington, home to companies like Microsoft and Amazon, to revive its high-tech engine. TECH IN NJ:Forget Silicon Valley; be Seattle The two have similarities: They offer a high quality of life. And they are outside the high-tech... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tech giants reveal artificial intelligence ethics boardconcerns over the future of humanity, many of which have long been stoked by sc
Tech giants reveal artificial intelligence ethics board
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
concerns over the future of humanity, many of which have long been stoked by science fiction. But now, the tech giants of Silicon Valley are working to take on the most pertinent challenges before they can even arise. Researchers with Alphabet,... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
L.A. Area’s Top Stock? Public Storagecompanies with a market value greater than $10 billion. Many of the top perfor
L.A. Area’s Top Stock? Public Storage
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
companies with a market value greater than $10 billion. Many of the top performing companies in the report are in the Silicon Valley area. Public Storage was the only company in the Los Angeles area to be featured. It posted an average annual... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Best In Country For Women Starting A Businessa corporate America veteran and could have gone anywhere to start her business.
Tulsa Best In Country For Women Starting A Business
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 13 hours ago
a corporate America veteran and could have gone anywhere to start her business. "Even though I have a lot of contacts in Silicon Valley, because I've been working in that market for several years, I could not have done in the Bay Area what I've... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Yahoo insiders say defending against hackers took a back seatwas slower to invest in the kinds of defenses necessary to thwart sophisticated
Yahoo insiders say defending against hackers took a back seat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
was slower to invest in the kinds of defenses necessary to thwart sophisticated hackers that are now considered standard in Silicon Valley, according to half a dozen current and former company employees who participated in security discussions but... Read more
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The News-Times
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a VisionaryRecently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a Visionary
The News-Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Recently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a Ph.D. and has developed computer technologies for a number of well-known companies. He's been instrumental in the production of a number of computer devices that most of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a VisionaryRecently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a Visionary
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
Recently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a Ph.D. and has developed computer technologies for a number of well-known companies. He's been instrumental in the production of a number of computer devices that most of... Read more
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SportingNews
Sacramento Kings taking great pride in 'future-proofed' new arena1 Center, the team's new $577 million arena. It makes sense, considering Calif
Sacramento Kings taking great pride in 'future-proofed' new arena
SportingNews / Posted 13 hours ago
1 Center, the team's new $577 million arena. It makes sense, considering California's capital city lies in the shadows of Silicon Valley. Team owner Vivek Ranadive's background is in technology and his fellow investors include former executives... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a VisionaryRecently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a Visionary
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 hours ago
Recently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a Ph.D. and has developed computer technologies for a number of well-known companies. He's been instrumental in the production of a number of computer devices that most of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber to move freight, target trucking for the long haulUber’s brand and financial backing could supercharge Otto’s prospects, industry
Uber to move freight, target trucking for the long haul
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
Uber’s brand and financial backing could supercharge Otto’s prospects, industry experts remain skeptical that a Silicon Valley startup with little experience can shake up long-haul trucking. “The transportation industry is a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a VisionaryRecently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a
Unchain Your Mind and Begin to Think Like a Visionary
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 hours ago
Recently, I was visiting a dear friend who works in Silicon Valley. He holds a Ph.D. and has developed computer technologies for a number of well-known companies. He's been instrumental in the production of a number of computer devices that most of... Read more
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CNET
Noted nerds react to Elon Musk's Mars colony plansclearly sees room for an epic outdoor "Red Rocks and Radiation" EDM festival in
Noted nerds react to Elon Musk's Mars colony plans
CNET / Posted 14 hours ago
clearly sees room for an epic outdoor "Red Rocks and Radiation" EDM festival in Musk's Mars vision: No surprise that other Silicon Valley CEOs or Bill Nye are psyched: Of course, there was the obvious opening for sarcastic or snarky... Read more
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CNET
Noted nerds react to Elon Musk's Mars colony plansclearly sees room for an epic outdoor "Red Rocks and Radiation" EDM festival in
Noted nerds react to Elon Musk's Mars colony plans
CNET / Posted 14 hours ago
clearly sees room for an epic outdoor "Red Rocks and Radiation" EDM festival in Musk's Mars vision: No surprise that other Silicon Valley CEOs or Bill Nye are psyched: Of course, there was the obvious opening for sarcastic or snarky... Read more
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The Hill
Trump transition team plans meeting with tech groupsinclude trade groups like the Information Technology Industry Council and the I
Trump transition team plans meeting with tech groups
The Hill / Posted 14 hours ago
include trade groups like the Information Technology Industry Council and the Internet Association that represent major Silicon Valley companies, according to people briefed on the meeting. The groups represent companies like Google and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Autonomous cars? Toyota prefers to be in the driver's seat for robot technology | AutosInstitute, a company focused on the development of artificial intelligence for
Autonomous cars? Toyota prefers to be in the driver's seat for robot technology | Autos
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 hours ago
Institute, a company focused on the development of artificial intelligence for mobility with offices in Michigan, the Silicon Valley and Cambridge, and partnerships with Stanford, MIT and the University of Michigan. Then, in April, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police seeking burglar caught on home-security videoa jewelry box and exiting through a rear sliding-glass door. Anyone with infor
Police seeking burglar caught on home-security video
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
a jewelry box and exiting through a rear sliding-glass door. Anyone with information about the case can contact Detective Sgt. Mike Montonye at 408-277-4401 or leave a tip with Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at 408-947-STOP or at svcrimestoppers.... Read more
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The Border Mail
Westworld's producers talk artificial intelligence, Asimov's legacy and rebooting a cinematic masterpiece for TVafter he wrote them they remain the gold standard." Nolan notes that presently
Westworld's producers talk artificial intelligence, Asimov's legacy and rebooting a cinematic masterpiece for TV
The Border Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
after he wrote them they remain the gold standard." Nolan notes that presently a "vast amount" of money is being spent in Silicon Valley in AI research. "It's a conversation that's beginning now," he says. "We base a lot of what you see in the... Read more
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The Register
Google cranks out new developer center in San Francisco – inexplicably, we were at the openinga whole floor on a newly renovated building in the city's SoMa tech hub and rep
Google cranks out new developer center in San Francisco – inexplicably, we were at the opening
The Register / Posted 16 hours ago
a whole floor on a newly renovated building in the city's SoMa tech hub and represents a big shift for Google away from its Silicon Valley campus 35 miles south. San Francisco's mayor Ed Lee was there to formally open it on Tuesday night. The idea,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Changing weather conditions provide hope for fighting Loma Firetributary roads along Summit Road, were ordered to leave their homes. Evacuatio
Changing weather conditions provide hope for fighting Loma Fire
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
tributary roads along Summit Road, were ordered to leave their homes. Evacuation centers were set up at Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds, the Soquel Jewish Community Center of Silicon Valley and the Morgan Hill Presbyterian Church east of th... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Westworld's producers talk artificial intelligence, Asimov's legacy and rebooting a cinematic masterpiece for TVafter he wrote them they remain the gold standard." Nolan notes that presently
Westworld's producers talk artificial intelligence, Asimov's legacy and rebooting a cinematic masterpiece for TV
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 hours ago
after he wrote them they remain the gold standard." Nolan notes that presently a "vast amount" of money is being spent in Silicon Valley in AI research. "It's a conversation that's beginning now," he says. "We base a lot of what you see in the... Read more
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Daily Record
N.J. has worst business climate in U.S, study saystwo have similarities: They offer a high quality of life. And they are outside
N.J. has worst business climate in U.S, study says
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
two have similarities: They offer a high quality of life. And they are outside the high-tech pressure cookers of Silicon Valley and New York City, giving workers a chance to focus on the task at hand. Namely, innovation. But they diverge... Read more
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