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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Intel announces it has invested over $1B in AI startups through its Intel Capital arm   —  Intel's putting its investment fund where its mouth is when it comes to artificial intelligence: The chipmaker announced today that it has funneled over $1 billion into AI startups via its Intel Capital center arm.
Sep 18, 2017, 11:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Apple's Face ID will support only one registered face per iPhone at launch   —  Apple's forthcoming FaceID technology will support just one face registered per device, at least initially.  This has been reported by multiple people who spoke to Apple at this week's iPhone event …
Sep 14, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Snapchat debuts new 3D Bitmoji World Lenses, which project Bitmoji avatars on real-world scenes, rolling out globally on iOS and Android   —  Snapchat's World Lens feature applies filters intelligently to the world around you using augmented reality and your smartphone's camera …
Sep 14, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Apple unveils AirPower wireless charging pad for iPhone 8/8+/X, Apple Watch, and AirPods with new charging case, coming in 2018   —  Apple has a new wireless charging pad called the AirPower, which is essentially a mat with room for your new iPhone 8 or iPhone X, as well as your Apple Watch …
Sep 12, 2017, 3:10 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
4K HDR movies on iTunes to cost same as HD cost previously; past HD purchases to get free upgrade to 4K; 4K streaming from Netflix, Amazon Prime coming   —  Apple is now selling and renting digital 4K movies via iTunes, in addition to its HD and SD resolution versions.
Sep 12, 2017, 1:58 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Apple debuts Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE built-in for $399+, same size casing as Series 2, new colors, W2 networking chip; preorder Sept. 15, ships Sept. 22   —  The new Apple Watch is now official, offering one big highlight upgrade over the previous version: Built-in cellular support.
Sep 12, 2017, 1:32 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
US DoT releases new self-driving vehicle guidelines, with plans to release another guideline document in 2018   —  Today, U.S. Depart of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao released the DoT and National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration's new guidelines for automated driving systems.
Sep 12, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
California DMV website shows Samsung has secured a permit to test self-driving cars   —  Samsung got approval to test autonomous vehicles on state roads in California, according to the CA Department of Motor Vehicle's website.  The DMV maintains an ongoing list of companies and organizations …
Aug 31, 2017, 3:50 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Facebook is rolling out an option to take 360-degree photos and video from inside its mobile apps, allows 360-degree images to be used as Cover Photos   —  Facebook has been a big supporter of 360-degree photos and video, adding support for the immersive media formats early on Facebook itself.
Aug 23, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Uber adds new driver-friendly features such as alerting drivers before picking up rider if trip will take 45+ minutes, says it will hit $50M in tips this week   —  Uber has made some changes to its driver experience, as part of its ongoing ‘180 Days of Change’ campaign.
Aug 22, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Celebrating completion of the most advanced subsea cable across the Atlantic  —  Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius create 4,000-mile-long data connection between U.S. and Spain.
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