Friday, 30 Sep 2016
Microsoft creates a new 5,000-strong AI division; forms 'Partnership on AI' with Google, Facebook, Amazon, and IBM
In an attempt to democratize artificial intelligence, Microsoft is doing a major company re-org. Furthermore, to address issues surrounding AI, it's forming a partnership with several Silicon Valley heavyweights.
Thursday, 29 Sep 2016
The Google app for iOS received three minor tweaks for a better user experience, so don’t be alarmed if you see the following in your iPhone.
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016
Korean media NewsOne claims that LG has postponed the launch of its mobile payment system to 2017. Hit the link to find out why!
Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016
Paying for your GrabCar and GrabTaxi rides just got a lot easier as Grab has just announced support for Android Pay.
This figure was shared at the Microsoft Ignite conference, where the company also announced that threat intelligence is now being shared across its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection and Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection services.
Monday, 26 Sep 2016
Google has quietly added a bunch of ASCII emoticon shortcuts to the latest Hangouts update (v13) for Android and Chrome browser. The emoticons range from /facepalm (－‸ლ) to everyone's favorite /tableflip (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻. View the full list inside.
Expectedly, the new Snapchat gadget works with the app itself, taking 10-second long videos before sending to your smartphone wirelessly.
Friday, 23 Sep 2016
Grab has partnered with self-driving startup nuTonomy to enable select customers to hail their own autonomous ride. The trial will run in one-north and adjacent neighborhoods, and is slated for an initial period of two months.
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016
Mark Zuckerberg announced that he will invest US$ billion into the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to fund and grow the science behind managing, preventing, and curing all diseases by the end of this century.
The latest version of Opera's desktop browser, Opera 40, now comes with a free built-in VPN. Opera started testing the feature in a developer version of the browser earlier this year, but it wasn't until now that it rolled it out officially.