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The Big Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society

The Big Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society
Artificial intelligence has already arrived in the present market and AI systems are used today to identify faces in Facebook photos and Siri voice assistant to talk. Amazon, Facebook, Google, IBM, and Microsoft are coming together as a group called the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society. This nonprofit organization primary mission includes researching on AI to develop innovative AI technology and  making AI understand the customers. The board of Partnership .

The Future of Transportation is Self-Driving Car

The Future of Transportation is Self-Driving Car
Operating a vehicle autonomously on public roads is very complex and not safer than flying an airplane due to a huge number of unpredictable objects on roads including heavy vehicles, walkers, animals, potholes, and buildings. But recent major announcements on autonomous vehicles from big companies like Tesla new model car have autopilot software, Uber also launched a self-driving cars trial in Pittsburgh and Ford, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and more are began to show off its own .

Qualcomm and AT&T are Working Together for a Wide-Range Drone Project

Qualcomm and AT&T are Working Together for a Wide-Range Drone Project
The Radio signal and Wi-Fi connectivity that controls the drones within a limit range, and those are not robust enough for commercial and reliable drone control over the long distances. At present, you can use drones in a secretive manner at your own places like on top of water tanks and building rooftops. Because, there are many rules and limitations in the usage of drones to visual sight operations, remote-inspection operations, goods delivery etc. .

Intel’s IoT Developers Release of Curie & Joule

Intel’s IoT Developers Release of Curie & Joule
Intel has shared their vision of future technology in key growth areas including VR technology, autonomous driving, machine learning and a much more at IDF 2016. IDF 2016 is a mega event from Intel and it feels like a Techfest  where it has talked about everything their future technologies but not PCs. We are talking about a couple of new Intel’s IoT developers release, those are  Joule, a maker board for robots, drones, smart devices, .

Innovative Things To Expect At Intel IDF 2016

Innovative Things To Expect At Intel IDF 2016
Intel shared the newest innovative technologies and ideas at IDF16, it has many innovations with the latest technology trends like Internet of Things. Initially, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich shared the information about the latest innovations from Intel as Inventing the Future: The Power of a Smart and Connected World at IDF 2016. He talked about few themes and announcements that includes: Project Alloy: Redefines the experience of computing with Virtual Reality. Project Alloy is .

The Long Anticipated Release of Bluetooth 5.0

The Long Anticipated Release of Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) executive director Mark Powell has set the date for a release of Bluetooth 5.0 for June 16th, 2016. This anticipated launch of the latest software upgrade to Bluetooth will satisfy car makers and drivers alike, as well as homeowners and industrial & commercial businesses looking for an IoT solution. There are many well planned and thought out upgrades for Bluetooth 5.0 to solidify its future in the Internet of Things space .

Microsoft Purchases IoT Company Solair

Microsoft Purchases IoT Company Solair
Microsoft is trying very hard to break into the IoT space. They seem to be constantly buying up startups with the newest one being an Italian IoT firm Solair for an undisclosed amount. Solair is a company that connects internet devices to a hub and then relays that information to the cloud. Sam George, Microsoft Azure IoT partner director, says that Solair will be integrated into the Azure IoT Suite. Solair has delivered innovative .

A $15 Computer From Intel? What does it do?

A $15 Computer From Intel? What does it do?
If you go to a major tech website like CNET or TechCrunch, you will see new IoT device features almost daily. The amount of IoT devices being created is amazing. If you predicted this amount 10 years ago, you would have been called crazy. Connecting billions of devices to the internet did not seem possible at the time. One of the newest devices is the Quark Microcontroller Developer Kit D2000 created by Intel. This is .

Apple Reveals How They Approach Security

Apple Reveals How They Approach Security
After all of the issues Apple has had with the FBI, it seems as if they are finally willing to give more information on their security approach. Apple recently came out with a press release discussing how the security on iOS works. Now Apple did not discuss the specifics of the battle with the FBI, but their responses gives some explanation on why they did not want provide the FBI the information they asked .

IoT World Event to Discover Latest IoT Trends in 2016

IoT World Event to Discover Latest IoT Trends in 2016
The Internet of things (IoT) is an increasingly growing concept and provides huge business opportunities for almost all industries. It is already having an impact on us. It impacts how we live and how we work. Internet services are connecting people through mobile devices and technology at a low cost. These costs are also going down, creating a perfect growth opportunity for IoT and changing the world we live in. Almost every day, there .