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fake news

Eric Schmidt Says Google News Will 'Engineer' Russian Propaganda Out of the Feed

“It’s basically RT and Sputnik,” he said on Saturday.
Justin Ling
11.20.17
DeepMind
DeepMind

This AI Taught Itself to Play Go and Beat the Reigning AI Champion

DeepMind's new neural net learned to play Go without any human input and is a far better player than its predecessor.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.18.17
Glass Half Full
Glass Half Full

We Asked Early Adopters of Google Glass If They're Excited About Version 2.0

After version one inspired a wave of panic about "Glassholes" and was discontinued, Google's parent company Alphabet is trying again—this time, in the workplace.
Carl Franzen
7.18.17
online harassment
online harassment

Inside Wikipedia’s Attempt to Use Artificial Intelligence to Combat Harassment

A range of tactics are going to be needed to solve Wikipedia’s problem with harassment.
Sarah Smellie
2.17.17
AUSTIN
AUSTIN

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Have a New Name: ‘Waymo’

It stands for a new way forward in mobility. Also--the name of a workout in Arkansas.
Madison Margolin
12.13.16
Google
Google

What Went Wrong With Google Fiber?

Google Fiber won’t save you, people, so maybe it’s time to take matters into your own hands.
Sam Gustin
10.26.16
News
News

DeepMind Invented a Computer That Learns How to Use Its Own Memory

Like, whoa man.
Jordan Pearson
10.12.16
Google
Google

Writers from The Onion and Pixar Are Helping Make Google's AI Funnier

You're going to need humans to make AI actually funny.
Madison Margolin
10.11.16
short circuit
short circuit

Europe: Google Abuses Its Position With Restrictions on Android Devices

The European Commission has filed a statement of objections regarding Google practices it claims breach antitrust rules.
Joseph Cox
4.20.16
Gaming
Gaming

In Defense of Cardboard VR

Is Google’s VR experiment a grand vision of a mobile future or just a passing gimmick?
Jason D’Aprile
4.9.16
security
security

Hackers Can Now Make $100,000 For Pwning the Chromebook

Google has doubled its bug bounty for the humble Chromebook.
Joseph Cox
3.14.16
Opinion
Opinion

The Rebranding of 4chan Founder Moot

Digital native Chris Poole rebranded himself. Can he rebrand online anonymity?
Carles Buzz
3.11.16