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Tech Fix: Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (and What’s Overhyped)

Supported by Tech Fix Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (and What’s Overhyped) A.I. that responds to your voice. Next-generation wireless networks. If this year’s biggest consumer technology trends have a familiar ring, there’s a reason for that. ImageCreditCreditGlenn Harvey By Brian X. Chen Jan. 3, 2019 Leer en español Imagine a future […]

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Mark Zuckerberg's new year's resolution is to host public debates about the impact of tech on society

Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc. attends the Viva Tech start-up and technology gathering at Parc des Expositions Porte de Versailles on May 24, 2018 in Paris, France.Christophe Morin/IP3/Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that his new year’s resolution is to host public debates about the impact of tech on […]

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A new robot promises to make the dream of oven-fresh bread every 6 minutes a reality

Wilkinson Baking CompanyThe loaves produced by the Wilkinson Baking Company “BreadBot.”Wilkinson Baking Company A new device named the “BreadBot” is said to have a staggering bread production capability: six loaves per hour, and nearly 250 per day, with barely any human intervention, according to the company behind it. Unless you’re feeding hundreds of people, the […]

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Inside Facebook's suicide algorithm: Here's how the company uses artificial intelligence to predict your mental state from your posts

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Facebook is scanning nearly every post on the platform in an attempt to assess suicide risk. Facebook passes the information along to law enforcement for wellness checks. Privacy experts say Facebook’s failure to get affirmative consent from users for the program presents privacy risks that could lead to exposure or worse. In […]