Sunday, June 25, 2017

Kelly Paik

Kelly Paik
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Kelly Paik writes about science and technology for Fanvive. When she's not catching up on the latest innovations, she uses her free-time painting and roaming to places with languages she can't speak. Because she rather enjoys fumbling through cities and picking things on the menu through a process of eeny meeny miny moe.

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Amazon is teaching its smart home assistant a new trick that’ll help it pull its weight around the house. Alexa can now take orders...

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Ever smarter cars are taking care of more complex decision-making during our drives but we’re still having trouble grappling with the line of separation...

Hillary Clinton courts Silicon Valley in new technology plan

Most of us might look at our politicians like computer illiterate dinosaurs of a bygone era. But Hillary Clinton wants to make it very...

China launches new rocket for ambitious space program

China’s space program has a pretty packed schedule ahead of it. After announcing an aggressive five-year space plan earlier this year, it’s making good...

Twitter #Stickers arrives!

Twitter is showing up late to the sticker party with a new feature that lets you add emojis to photos. Now you can use...

Uber calls off its battle for China against rival Didi

Uber’s turf war for the streets of China came to an abrupt end on August 1 when the ride-hailing service announced a deal with...

World’s most powerful supercomputer made entirely in China

China just outdid itself with the world’s most powerful supercomputer. The new Sunway TaihuLight at the National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi was just named...

Google’s AI reads romance novels to improve its conversational skills

Just like reading bedtime stories to our children helps them learn and grow, so Google wants to feed its artificial intelligence engine with stories...

Amazon incites anger from Paris mayor over same-day delivery

It looks like Amazon is off to a rough start with the launch of its same-day delivery service in Paris. The city’s mayor vowed...

Facebook’s DeepText A.I. understands your posts with ‘near-human accuracy’

Facebook users crank out an astonishing 400,000 new posts a minute covering everything from our most essential life events to what our latte art...

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