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Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Apple has acquired the artificial-intelligence startup Xnor.ai for a reported $200 million

Xnor.ai is a Seattle-based startup that specializes in low-power, edge-based artificial-intelligence tools.

Here’s what you need to know about Grimes, the Canadian singer dating Elon Musk who hinted she’s pregnant in Instagram post

Grimes recently shared a photo on Instagram that appeared to show her pregnant. The internet is now speculating whether Elon Musk is the father.

Airbnb has patented software that digs through social media to root out people who display ‘narcissism or psychopathy’

Airbnb has faced an uphill battle to screen people using its app amid reports of guests' rowdy parties and long-term scams run by hosts.

Microsoft researchers used a laser to encode Warner Bros. ‘Superman’ on a piece of glass, and the results are striking

The glass is designed to last hundreds of years and withstand being baked, microwaved, scoured, doused in water, demagnetized, and more.
Demand for artificial intelligence specialists grew 74% over the last five years.

15 jobs no one knew about in 2010 that everyone will want in 2020

LinkedIn released its annual report on the 15 top emerging jobs of 2020 and many were in engineering.
FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop users are seen next to a screen projection of a Facebook logo

Facebook says a pro-Trump media outlet used artificial intelligence to create fake people and push conspiracies

Facebook and Twitter dismantled thousands of accounts and pages that were part of a global network seeking to push pro-Trump messaging.

Facial-recognition technology has a racial-bias problem, according to a new landmark federal study

The study found that black people and Asian people were up to 100 times as likely to produce a false positive than white men.
Clyde Wheeler.

A look at how Descartes Labs is leveraging AI to alert fire managers of wildfires and decrease the damage on homes and habitats across the US

Nine minutes. That's how fast Descartes Labs can spot a growing wildfire with artificial intelligence. It's a record speed, and the one to beat.
Although algae can kill marine life, oceanic microalgae also produces about 50% of the oxygen humans breathe.

Researchers built AI technology that uses algae to fight climate change, and they’re planning on releasing the design so anyone can build one

Algae absorbs carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. With help from AI, a new bioreactor could draw out more greenhouse gas than trees.
Matt Galvin is the global vice president for ethics and compliance at AB InBev.

How $132 billion brewery giant AB InBev is using AI to fight corruption and spot business fraud around the globe

The need for an AI-powered compliance platform emerged after AB InBev's $100 million purchase of rival SABMiller.