Daily Archives: June 1, 2020

Microsoft replaces curators with AI workers

Microsoft is planning to not renew the contracts of dozens of journalists in the US and UK who select which new stories are featured on MSN. Instead, the software giant will use artificial intelligence (AI) to select the news stories that appear on its site according to the Seattle Times. …

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The all-new AirPods Pro hit lowest price ever at Amazon

Right now at Amazon, you can snag a rare price cut on the all-new AirPods Pro. You can save an additional $6.96 when you add the AirPods Pro to your cart, which brings the price down to $227.97. That’s a $21 discount and the lowest price we’ve found for the …

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Take-Two CEO says Stadia isn’t the game-changer Google promised

Google “overpromised” on what it could deliver with its Stadia game-streaming technology, according to Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick. Though Take-Two has a number of games available on the Google Stadia platform, including Red Dead Redemption 2, Zelnick hasn’t been wowed by the supposedly “game-changing” technology so far. “The launch of …

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Jeff Bezos reveals investment in UK digital freight firm Beacon

Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos has revealed he will invest in British startup Beacon. The startup, which is a digital freight forwarder, says it managed to raise over $15 million in recent Series A fundraising from some top-notch investors, including Bezos and venture capital firm 8VC.  Based out of …

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The electric bikes that could genuinely replace your car

Demand for electric bikes is on the rise, which is hardly surprising for all sorts of reasons. Many of us are keen to do our bit for the environment, especially when it comes to cutting emissions from our own vehicles. Add to that an increasing push towards reducing traffic congestion, …

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