RobotPlayer-020817.jpgHumans have once again lost to artificial intelligence in a game, but can take some consolation from the fact that they lost this time in a game of poker. Libratus, an artificial intelligence poker bot, created history by defeating four top professional poker players in a marathon 20-day poker competition, called "Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence: Upping the Ante" at Rivers Casino in Pittsburg
Tesla-013117.jpgTesla Motors Inc. and Southern California Edison on Monday unveiled a huge lithium-ion battery storage facility in the Southern California desert, described as one of the largest energy storage facilities in the world. The facility at Southern California Edison's Mira Loma substation in Ontario is a joint venture between Tesla and the utility.

Google is planning to significantly expand a carpool service on its navigational app Waze, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The move indicates the company is edging closer to a potential clash with ride-hailing service Uber Technologies Inc.


Tech entrepreneur and Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk said that human beings must eventually merge with machines to prevent us from becoming irrelevant. Musk, who is also the CEO of SpaceX, noted that artificial intelligence or AI has made rapid strides in recent years. He noted that over time, we could see a closer merger of biological intelligence and digital intelligence.


Netflix Inc. recently released the first trailer for "Dear White People," an upcoming comedy series based on director Justin Simien's critically-acclaimed, Sundance award-winning satirical indie film of the same name. The 10-episode, 30-minute series premieres on April 28, 2017.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) on Friday, accusing the chipmaker of charging royalties for technologies it has nothing to do with and for not paying about $1 billion in promised rebates. According to Apple, the maker of iPhones, as it innovates with...


Restaurant Brands International Inc., the parent company of Tim Hortons and Burger King, plans to launch a new app in Canada that will enable customers to order and pay in advance on their smartphone, the Canadian Press reported Friday. The new app will be rolled out to the nearly 4,000 Tim Hortons and Burger King locations across Canada this spring.

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