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Steven Levy / Wired:
Interviews with Amazon execs detail the company's initial adoption of AI, which is now found in almost every product and service, from search to AWS and Alexa   —  How deep learning came to power Alexa, Amazon Web Services, and nearly every other division of the company.
Feb 1, 2018, 1:05 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
How Eric Schmidt, whose departure was planned for months according to a source, successfully worked alongside Google's founders for 16 years   —  ERIC SCHMIDT WOUND up at Google by compromise.  In 1998, co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin had made a promise to the two venture-capital firms …
Dec 22, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Interview with Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi on his family's immigration from Iran amid 1978 revolution, his time at IAC, and when he first felt like an American   —  There's truth in the stereotype that immigrants often get handed jobs others would avoid like the plague.
Nov 25, 2017, 7:45 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
iPhone X first look: nice big screen in compact form factor and improved battery life, but Face ID didn't always work   —  How do you show off the most anticipated product in years?  That was my dilemma with the iPhone X. Since my unit was one of the first few released into the wild …
Oct 30, 2017, 8:20 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Profile of Mapper, which aims to help autonomous cars navigate by crowdsourcing mapping data from dashboard-based devices installed in everyday vehicles   —  I went for a drive in San Francisco's Mission District last month.  It was late morning, and there wasn't much traffic.
Oct 14, 2017, 7:05 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Tim O'Reilly talks about his new book, WTF: What's the Future and Why It's Up to Us, and how tech is a positive force despite current issues   —  For more than two decades, Tim O'Reilly has been the conscience of the tech industry.  Originally a publisher of technical manuals …
Oct 9, 2017, 2:45 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
A look at the development of the Nest Hello doorbell, Nest Cam IQ outdoor with Google Assistant integration, and the Nest Secure package including Nest Guard   —  “We have better light rings than any other products on the market,” says Adam Mittleman.  This is a sentence that I have never …
Sep 20, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Profile of CTRL-Labs and its Brain-Machine Interface, currently in the form of an armband that lets people type without a keyboard   —  Thomas Reardon puts a terrycloth stretch band with microchips and electrodes woven into the fabric—a steampunk version of jewelry—on each of his forearms.
Sep 13, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
How Apple developed new Bluetooth Low Energy Audio tech to stream audio directly from iOS devices to hearing aids and cochlear implants   —  My conversation with Mathias Bahnmueller started as pretty much all my phone interviews do.  “Can you hear me?” he asked, and I replied affirmatively.
Aug 3, 2017, 8:00 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Wired:
Google announces Glass Enterprise Edition, which can be used with prescription lenses, has a faster processor and WiFi, an 8MP camera, and better security   —  Don't call Heather Erickson a glasshole.  —  Yes, that's Google Glass on her frames.  But she's not using it to check her Facebook …
Jul 18, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context

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