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A U-2 above the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California, March 23, 2016.

U-2 spy planes have lurked all over the world for 64 years — here’s how the Dragon Lady keeps an eye on the battlefield

The U-2's first flight came as an accident in 1955, but over the 64 years since, the Dragon Lady has been an unrivaled source for intelligence.

The 11 creepiest technologies that exist today

Many tech products make the world a better place. However, they may also have a dark side that gives tech experts pause.
Paypal co-founder Peter Thiel speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 21, 2016.

Peter Thiel said that AI is a military technology that will primarily be used ‘by generals,’ but experts say that view is too pessimistic

While AI has plenty of military applications, it's wrong to think of it as an inherently militaristic technology.
Cris Collinsworth, chief executive of Pro Football Focus, is an analyst for "Sunday Night Football" on NBC and a retired pro player himself.

The NFL is starting to use AI to figure out how much it should actually pay players, and early data shows one position is more at risk for a pay cut t...

Pro Football Focus, a football analytics company, is using algorithms to project what an NFL player's value is.
The raspberry-picking robot.

This fruit-picking robot can pick up to 25,000 raspberries a day, and it could someday replace human workers

The robot is being developed by Fieldwork Robotics, the brainchild of Dr. Martin Stoelen, a lecturer in robotics at Plymouth University.

Google Cloud is taking on Amazon by moving into retail, and it’s a first step in new CEO Thomas Kurian’s master plan

Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian says he wants to target specific verticals. Now it's launching Google Cloud for Retail and taking on Amazon.

The AI tech behind scary-real celebrity ‘deepfakes’ is being used to create completely fictitious faces, cats, and Airbnb listings

Even people without computer programming experience can use freely available tools to create fake pictures in a couple of hours.

Big tech showed up at New York Fashion Week — but I’m not so sure it’s going to stick

SAP unveiled its Runway App at Christian Siriano's New York Fashion Week show Sat. Feb, 9th. The app lets attendees "like" and "love" runway looks.

I’ve been living with the Google Home Max and Apple’s HomePod side by side for almost 6 months, and they both have one major problem

Both the Google Home Max and the Apple HomePod have their pros and cons, but they share a larger issue: they're really creeping me out.
Vortexa founder Fabio Kuhn (right), uses satellite tracking in aim to disrupt the 'opaque' energy trading world.

A London tech start-up just got VC funding in aim to disrupt the archaic commodity trading world

Vortexa uses satellites, ship-tracking technology, and AI to predict and map the movements of tankers in the $7 trillion a year energy trading market.