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In a First, IBM’s Computer Debater Faces Off Against Itself

IBM’s Project Debater was for the first time being pitted against itself HIGHLIGHTS IBM machine was tested at the Cambridge Union The computer system switched sides during the conversation It also had to identify which side crowd-sourced contribution was on The chamber hushed as the debate got underway at the Cambridge Union and the teams […]

Internet

World Wide Web Inventor Tim Berners-Lee Has an Ambitious Plan to Take Back the Net

World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee released an ambitious rule book for online governance — a bill of rights and obligations for the internet — designed to counteract the growing prevalence of such anti-democratic poisons as misinformation, mass surveillance and censorship. The product of a year’s work by the World Wide Web Foundation where Berners-Lee is a founding director, […]

Computer

Xerox Gives HP Ultimatum on Acquisition, Sets Monday Deadline

Highlights The offer represents a 29 percent premium to HP’s average trading price Xerox says ‘it was very surprised’ by the rejection Xerox said that it has set a deadline for Monday Xerox said Thursday it was holding firm on its $33 billion takeover offer for computer and printer maker HP, and warned it would […]

Android

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite Spotted on US FCC With 45W Charging, Tipped to Launch in India Next Month

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is tipped to pack triple rear cameras. Highlights Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite’s FCC listing mentions 45W charging support The phone will reportedly be powered by the Snapdragon 855 processor It might be launched in India next month Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite has been making rounds of the leak arena for quite […]

News Updates

Venture Capitalism 101

Venture capital (VC) is a type of private equity that refers to providing funding to startup companies with high growth potential. A VC firm invests in these businesses for an ownership stake. Many of these startups are based on technology with a great risk of uncertainty, so venture capitalism can be a risky business. Once […]

Tech Updates

Mark Zuckerberg Has a Secret TikTok Account: Report

Probably to crack the TikTok model, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been spotted via a ‘secret account on the Chinese short video-sharing app TikTok which has become a headache for the social networking giant — from the US to India. The account is not yet verified but uses the handle “@finkd”, which is […]

health

World Diabetes Day 2019: Manage Diabetes With The Right Diet! Our Nutritionist Will Tell You How

Diabetes diet: Manage your diabetes with correct food choices and healthy lifestyle choices   Highlights World diabetes day is observed on November 14 each year Low glycemic foods like whole grains are the best go for diabetics One need to make necessary changes in diet and lifestyle World diabetes day is observed on 14 November […]