Policymakers’ existing struggle with low productivity and high debt has become more complicated
Legendary women’s pioneer basketball coach Pat Summitt died at 64 of early onset Alzheimer’s disease, first diagnosed at age 59. No one is immune. She shows that the brightest, best, and most accomplished among us can still fall victim. The best we can do to avoid the disease, which has an unknown cause, is to adopt prevention strategies and healthy habits, known to be protective against Alzheimer’s.
Weaker pound acts as safety valve that eurozone countries lack
Volkswagen multivan on display during Volkswagen shareholders’ annual general meeting (Photo: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images) Never mind the scandals: Volkswagen extended its lead over Toyota in May, and it has all chances to finish the year as the world’s largest automaker. Today, current number one Toyota published its global sales and production data […]
Source: BRiN. From face recognition to virtual personal assistants and robots, AI has seen huge advancements and unprecedented applications in the past few years – thanks to recent significant developments in algorithm-based deep learning. But while it’s more common to accept that a machine could help you with a mundane task, would […]
Baidu.com homepage, screenshot. China’s internet-search giant Baidu is planning to mass produce driverless electric cars in five years, bringing the fight to Google and Apple. The company, which currently holds 80% of the internet-search market in China, will not manufacture the cars itself. Instead, it will outsource the actual production to an […]
King Coal is taking a lot of blows recently. But at least it could usually count on being the cheapest alternative. Now even that’s called into question. The latest battering to coal’s standing came when Dubai announced June 27 that it would build a massive 800-megawatt solar plant that will produce […]
Natural language understanding is a cornerstone of artificial intelligence and perhaps the most important area of technical innovation today.
When 20 automakers announced this spring they would include Automated Emergency Braking Systems as standard equipment in all cars, they effectively standardized autonomous vehicle technology, an expert said in Chicago Monday.