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Cade Metz / Wired:
Google's AI Wins Fifth And Final Game Against Go Genius Lee Sedol   —  SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA — In the final game of their historic match, Google's artificially intelligent Go-playing computer system has defeated Korean grandmaster Lee Sedol, finishing the best-of-five series with four wins and one loss.
Mar 15, 2016, 5:55 AMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
How Dropbox moved 90% of its files from Amazon's S3 to data centers designed by its own engineers over two-and-a-half years   —  The Epic Story of Dropbox's Exodus From the Amazon Cloud Empire  —  If you're one of 500 million people who use Dropbox, it's just a folder on your computer desktop …
Mar 14, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Google's AlphaGo wins historic match against Go grandmaster after three consecutive wins in five-game series   —  Google's AI Takes Historic Match Against Go Champ With Third Straight Win  —  SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA — Google's artificially intelligent Go-playing computer system has claimed victory …
Mar 12, 2016, 10:25 AMIn context
Issie Lapowsky / Wired:
The White House launches The Opportunity Project, opening local and federal datasets of nine cities including New York and San Francisco to developers   —  The White House Wants You to Build Tools to Improve Our Cities  —  A whole lot of valuable information is trapped in the antiquated databases …
Mar 9, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Inside the Cunning, Unprecedented Hack of Ukraine's Power Grid   —  It was 3:30 p.m. last December 23, and residents of the Ivano-Frankivsk region of Western Ukraine were preparing to end their workday and head home through the cold winter streets.  Inside the Prykarpattyaoblenergo control center …
Mar 5, 2016, 5:25 AMIn context
Brian Barrett / Wired:
IRS now says hackers accessed 700K+ taxpayer accounts, not 334K it disclosed in August, will begin mailing affected taxpayers on Feb. 29   —  Hack Brief: Last Year's IRS Hack Was Way Worse Than We Realized  —  Last year, a hack of the US Office of Personnel Management exposed the personal information …
Feb 26, 2016, 8:00 PMIn context
Klint Finley / Wired:
Following Facebook, Google and Microsoft, Yahoo open sources its AI engine, CaffeOnSpark   —  Don't Laugh: Yahoo's Open Source AI Has a Secret Weapon  —  Yet another tech giant is sharing its artificial intelligence know-how with the world.  Today Yahoo published the source code …
Feb 25, 2016, 10:20 PMIn context
Andy Greenberg / Wired:
Google launches Project Shield, a free DDOS mitigation service, to all non-state news sites   —  Google Wants to Save News Sites From Cyberattacks—For Free  —  Mehdi Yahyanejad thought that after Iranians voted on June 12, 2009, he would finally get some rest.
Feb 24, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Liz Stinson / Wired:
Behind Facebook's decision to narrow Reactions down to a set of six, the design of the icons, and their layout in posts   —  Facebook Reactions, the Totally Redesigned Like Button, Is Here  —  Your News Feed is about to get a lot more expressive.  After months of user testing in a handful of countries …
Feb 24, 2016, 9:20 AMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Wired:
Telegram reports that 100M people use the free encrypted messaging app every month, up from 60M people last May   —  Encrypted-Messaging App Telegram Now Has 100 Million Users  —  Telegram founder and CEO Pavel Durov built a messaging app predicated upon its ability to keep private things private …
Feb 23, 2016, 9:25 PMIn context

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