Apple Postpones Release of HomePod Speaker by BRIAN X. CHEN


By BRIAN X. CHEN

Apple had said its HomePod speaker, a response to Amazon’s Echo, would debut this year. Now it won’t be released till early next year.

Published: November 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

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A.I. Researchers Leave Elon Musk Lab to Begin Robotics Start-Up by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

Pieter Abbeel, a Berkeley professor, is part of the team that has started Embodied Intelligence to make it possible for robots to learn on their own.

Published: November 5, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Can Artificial Intelligence Fly a Plane? by CADE METZ, JEAN YVES CHAINON and JOSHUA THOMAS


By CADE METZ, JEAN YVES CHAINON and JOSHUA THOMAS

Microsoft is building an autonomous glider guided by artificial intelligence, part of an effort to help machines make decisions when faced with uncertainty.

Published: August 15, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Intel, While Pivoting to Artificial Intelligence, Tries to Protect Lead by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

As the rise of A.I. creates demand for new computing hardware, the giant chip maker is using acquisitions and new products to try to stay ahead.

Published: July 9, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Daily Report: Automation’s Effect on Developing Tech Economies by JIM KERSTETTER


By JIM KERSTETTER

Many workers in the United States worry about being replaced by machines. The same is true in countries like India.

Published: June 25, 2017 at 02:00PM

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