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Tom Simonite / MIT Technology Review:
IBM creates 100-person research group to work on Numenta, brain-inspired AI software from Palm Founder Jeff Hawkins   —  IBM Tests Mobile Computing Pioneer's Controversial Brain Algorithms  —  IBM is testing a contentious idea for making computers more intelligent by trying to copy mechanisms from the human brain.
Apr 10, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Rachel Metz / MIT Technology Review:
Despite recent advances by HoloLens and Magic Leap, miniaturization of components is essential for commercializing augmented reality tech   —  Reality Check: Comparing HoloLens and Magic Leap  —  I've seen two competing visions for a future in which virtual objects are merged seamlessly with the real world.
Mar 22, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Rachel Metz / MIT Technology Review:
Hands-on with Magic Leap's AR technology, which augments your vision by projecting light into your eyes   —  What It's Like to Try Magic Leap's Take on Virtual Reality  —  A startup is betting more than half a billion dollars that it will dazzle you with its approach to creating 3-D imagery.
Feb 21, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Jason Pontin / MIT Technology Review:
Interview with Shanley Kane, whose Model View Culture publication offers a feminist critique of Silicon Valley   —  Shanley Kane of Model View Culture Challenges a “Corrupt” Silicon Valley  —  Shanley Kane challenges the assumptions and practices of the tech industry.
Dec 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Bruce Schneier / MIT Technology Review:
Antivirus Companies Should Be More Open About Their Government Malware Discoveries   —  Antivirus companies had tracked the sophisticated—and likely U.S.-backed—Regin malware for years.  But they kept what they learned to themselves.  —  Last week we learned about a striking piece …
Dec 8, 2014, 12:15 PMIn context
Rachel Metz / MIT Technology Review:
Interest in Google Glass wanes, but display, lens and battery technologies it has spurred will continue to be developed   —  Google Glass Is Dead; Long Live Smart Glasses  —  Even though Google's head-worn computer is going nowhere, the technology is sure to march on.
Nov 30, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Antonio Regalado / MIT Technology Review:
Of 458 patented inventions and designs credited to Steve Jobs, 141 were approved posthumously   —  Steve Jobs Lives on at the Patent Office  —  Years after his death, the former Apple CEO still wins more patents than most.  —  What is Steve Jobs's legacy?
Nov 28, 2014, 6:55 AMIn context
Rachel Metz / MIT Technology Review:
Startup Knightscope building 5 foot-tall robotic security guards to patrol campuses and malls   —  Rise of the Robot Security Guards  —  Startup Knightscope is preparing to roll out human-size robot patrols.  —  As the sun set on a warm November afternoon, a quartet of five-foot-tall …
Nov 15, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Antonio Regalado / MIT Technology Review:
Google Genomics cloud service launched in March, stores genomes from hospitals and universities for $25/year   —  Google Wants to Store Your Genome  —  For $25 a year, Google will keep a copy of any genome in the cloud.  —  Google is approaching hospitals and universities with a new pitch.
Nov 7, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Antonio Regalado / MIT Technology Review:
Butterfly Networks raises $100M to create handheld 3D medical imaging device using ultrasound   —  Jonathan Rothberg's New Startup Raises $100 Million for Chip-based Ultrasound  —  A scanner the size of an iPhone that you could hold up to a person's chest and see a vivid, moving …
Nov 4, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
How technology (and people) are helping to sustain the black rhino  —  Watch: Dr. Friedrich Reinhard owns a wildlife reserve in Namibia, and for 30 years has been working with the government to stabilize …
Avangate:
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