Facebook cancels its 2020-2021 AI Residency program due to coronavirus

Facebook today announced that it plans to cancel its 2020-2021 in-person AI Residency program as a…

An AI algorithm inspired by how kids learn is harder to confuse

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AR is the answer to plummeting retail sales during lockdown

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Non-Device Industries that are Going to be Ruled by IoT

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Caddy offers TLS, HTTPS, and more in one dependency-free Go Web server

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Carnegie Mellon and University of Pittsburgh develop low-cost, modular ICU ventilator

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine are developing a…

The UK starts testing its contact tracing app this week—but will it work?

The news: The UK government has announced it will start inviting residents of the Isle of…

Gig workers in San Francisco are mostly people of color and many are immigrants, according to survey

Gig workers have become an essential part of our society during the COVID-19 global health crisis.…

How to Tactfully Communicate Tough Feedback to Remote Workers

With workers leaving their offices in droves, many businesses are being forced to cope with the…

Ubuntu 20.04: Welcome to the future, Linux LTS disciples

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