Daily Archives: September 23, 2019

Walmart has added virtual reality to its assessment of an employee’s potential

For the past few months, the nation’s largest employer has begun evaluating workers using an experimental tool: virtual reality. Innovations

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Houston QB D’Eriq King to redshirt the rest of 2019 season, remain with program

Houston quarterback D’Eriq King will stay in Houston after all. The 2018 all AAC second-team star announced on Monday that he will sit out the remainder of the 2019 season as a redshirt and return to school for 2020. This comes after a report from the … Google Alert – breaking news

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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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