Monthly Archives: September 2019

How quickly can AI solve a Rubik’s Cube? In less time than it took you to read this headline.

The University of California announced that an artificial intelligent system has solved the puzzle in just over a second, besting the human world record by more than two seconds. Innovations

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Video: Ars talks Civilization with the man himself: Sid Meier

Video shot and edited by Justin Wolfson. Click here for transcript. Although he comes from that wild time in gaming that gave us Trip Hawkins and the concept of “rock star developers,” Sid Meier is not loud and brash. Nor is he looking to make anyone his bitch. These days he’s more like your friendly gaming grandpa—as we spoke, he ...

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After death of YouTube star, Amazon will push for e-scooter safety warnings in the U.K.

Amazon, the global e-commerce giant, will ask electronic scooter manufacturers to make clear in their online listings that their devices cannot be used on public roads. Innovations

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Ever wonder how much tech workers get paid in your town? This map might have the answer.

Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Business.org looked at 100 metro areas across the United States to rank average tech salaries. Innovations

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A new autonomous delivery vehicle is designed to operate like a bicycle

In Ann Arbor, Mich., the creators of a new autonomous vehicle have designed their robot to operate on local streets — but more so like a bicycle than a car. Innovations

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‘Game of Thrones’ star Kit Harington says he hasn’t seen final season, addresses show’s ending at Emmys

“Game of Thrones” star Kit Harington said on Sunday that he still hasn’t seen the final season of the hit HBO series. Fox News – Breaking News Updates | Latest News Headlines | Photos & News Videos

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The world is getting hotter. Can temperature-controlled clothing provide some relief?

Sony has introduced a new product called the Reon Pocket, which operates like a mobile air conditioner that fits inside clothing. Innovations

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Amazon’s autonomous robots have started delivering packages in a new location: Southern California

After nearly eight months of knowledge-gathering street tests and thousands of successful deliveries, Amazon has announced that its delivery robots have begun delivering packages to customers in Irvine, Calif. Innovations

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