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The market for tech products for aging baby boomers is expected to balloon to $20 billion by 2020. Here are some of the best

The market for tech products for aging baby boomers is expected to grow to $20 billion by 2020, but youth-obsessed Silicon Valley is slow to adapt.
A visitor speaks to Baidu's robot Xiaodu at the 2015 Baidu World Conference in Beijing, China, September 8, 2015.

A fintech executive at JPMorgan explains why AI isn’t all it’s cracked up to be when it comes to helping people manage money

Colleen Briggs, head of community innovation at JPMorgan, said cash-strapped consumers aren't open to using fully-automated AI solutions.

Amazon has finally revealed how many Alexa devices have been sold

After years of dodging the question, Amazon has finally said how many devices have been sold that have its voice assistant, Alexa, built in

4 cool inventions Alibaba is working on right now, including room service robots

Some of the company's upcoming inventions include tech that will benefit endangered animals, like lions, rhinos and elephants.

Alibaba is reportedly setting up its own company to make a customized artificial-intelligence chip

Alibaba is setting up its own company to make customized artificial intelligence chip for its fast-growing cloud and internet of things (IoT) businesses, Reuters reported.
The Ada Health team. From left to right: pediatrician Claire Novorol, Daniel Nathrath, and neuroscientist Martin Hirsch.

A free service lets you type in your illness symptoms and learn what’s ailing you — and the startup behind it has raised $69 million

Ada Health is a tool that lets you type in your symptoms and learn what's ailing you. You can also track your symptoms over time and share them with a healthcare provider. The company is backed by Google’s chief business officer and the entrepreneur behind Amazon's Alexa.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk listens at a press conference following the first launch of a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., February 6, 2018.

12 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk says that reading books is crucial to his amazing success. If you want to read like Elon, here's a good list to get started.
Sir Richard Branson.

Billionaire Richard Branson thinks America should give out free money to fix inequality

Richard Branson is an advocate of universal basic income. That's to say he believes that everyone should receive a living wage from the government, regardless of financial status. "A basic income should be introduced in Europe and in America," Branson told The New York Times on Saturday.
Bill Gates, left, tried to hire Luis Von Ahn, right, who is now the CEO of Duolingo.

Bill Gates tried to poach the CEO of $700 million Duolingo, and they still keep in touch — here’s what they talk about

Bill Gates tried to hire Duolingo cofounder Luis Von Ahn for Microsoft's research team years ago. While Von Ahn turned down the offer, the two kept in touch, and have spoken nearly a dozen times since to talk apps and artificial intelligence.

Elon Musk warns that creation of ‘god-like’ AI could doom mankind to an eternity of robot dictatorship

Elon Musk predicts that mankind may become a slave to a robot dictator because of artificial intelligence.