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Google Stadia Seeks to Fire up Flagging Fortunes
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Gaming is something that Google appears to be getting huffed at regularly. Having launched the Google Stadia with much fanfare late last year as a cloud gaming service capable of streaming video games of up to 4K resolution at 60 frames a second, the company was expecting a robust response during the holiday season. However, […]

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Save a small fortune by buying this $22 Apple Pencil alternative     – CNET
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The Aceirst Stylus Pen combines the best of the old and new Apple Pencil styluses and works with all the most recent Pencil-compatible iPads.

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2020 Genesis G70: Model overview, pricing, tech and specs     – Roadshow
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Our 2019 Car of the Year keeps its value and performance proposition strong for 2020.

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The machines are whispering: We tested AI Dungeon 2 and cannot stop laughing
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Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) In February 2019, we at Ars Technica learned about the Generative Pre-trained Transformer-2 (GPT-2) toolset, a freakish machine-learning algorithm that was trained on roughly 40GB of human-written text. Its ability to generate unique, seemingly human text scared its creators (the non-profit research group OpenAI) enough for them to […]

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Bioplastics continue to blossom—are they really better for the environment?
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Enlarge / Spilled garbage on the beach off the Black Sea in Bulgaria. (credit: iStock / Getty Images Plus) The English metallurgist Alexander Parkes never saw the widespread realization of his spectacular 19th-century invention, celluloid, the first plastic. While a revolutionary breakthrough, Parkesine, as it was called, was expensive and brittle. It was used in […]

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai calls for 'sensible regulation' of AI
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Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai takes his sweet time getting to the point in a new Financial Times editorial. But when he gets there, he leave's little room for interpretation: "…there is no question in my mind that artificial intelligence ne…

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NordVPN review: Still the best value for security and speed     – CNET
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We recommend NordVPN for its continued efforts to improve security without falling behind on speed.

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China Roundup: Tencent’s new US gaming studio and WeChat’s new paywall
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Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. The spotlight this week is back on Tencent, which has made some interesting moves in gaming and content publishing. There will be no roundup next […]

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Samsung invests $500M to set up a smartphone display plant in India
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Samsung, which once led India’s smartphone market, is investing $500 million in its India operations to set up a manufacturing plant at the outskirts of New Delhi to produce displays. The company disclosed the investment and its plan in a filing to the local regulator earlier this month. The South Korean giant said the plant […]

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