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Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot can now jog – ANI News

ANI News Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can now jog ANI News Boston Dynamics, which is backed by Softbank Group, has many a skilled robots to flaunt. Its range includes bots which can open doors, do backflips, and run across an uneven terrain, Mashable reported. Atlas last year achieved the ability to backflip ... Getting some air, Atlas? YouTube Atlas | Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics Spot Robot Dog Fights Back Against Its Abusive Human Handler Hot Hardware all 184 news articles »

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Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot can now jog – ANI News

ANI News Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can now jog ANI News Boston Dynamics, which is backed by Softbank Group, has many a skilled robots to flaunt. Its range includes bots which can open doors, do backflips, and run across an uneven terrain, Mashable reported. Atlas last year achieved the ability to backflip ... Getting some air, Atlas? YouTube Atlas | Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics Boston Dynamics Spot Robot Dog Fights Back Against Its Abusive Human Handler Hot Hardware all 184 news articles »

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A ‘monkey selfie’ movie might be on the way

Proving that Hollywood will try anything once (and 17 times if enough people watch it), there might be a movie on based on the infamous "monkey selfie" headed our way. Conde Nast Entertainment has bought the life rights for David Slater, the photogra...

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Android Auto to get support for RCS, group messaging, better integration with 3rd-party apps, more; new Volvos to have built-in Google Maps, apps, and…

Sean O'Kane / The Verge : Android Auto to get support for RCS, group messaging, better integration with 3rd-party apps, more; new Volvos to have built-in Google Maps, apps, and Assistant   —  Plus, some new features for Android Auto  —  Google's previously announced integration with Volvo cars is finally solidifying.

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Lyra Health, which is creating a smart network for treating mental health problems and is headed by former Facebook CFO Ebersman, raises $45M Series B…

Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch : Lyra Health, which is creating a smart network for treating mental health problems and is headed by former Facebook CFO Ebersman, raises $45M Series B   —  Treating issues with mental health can be a daunting and very sensitive task for anyone that is suffering from any kind of mental illness …

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Lyra Health, which is creating a smart network for treating mental health problems and is headed by former Facebook CFO Ebersman, raises $45M Series B…

Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch : Lyra Health, which is creating a smart network for treating mental health problems and is headed by former Facebook CFO Ebersman, raises $45M Series B   —  Treating issues with mental health can be a daunting and very sensitive task for anyone that is suffering from any kind of mental illness …

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House Democrats are preparing to release 3,000 Russia-linked Facebook ads, including their images, target groups, cost, and the number of users who…

Wall Street Journal : House Democrats are preparing to release 3,000 Russia-linked Facebook ads, including their images, target groups, cost, and the number of users who viewed them   —  Lawmakers on House Intelligence Committee could release trove of ads as soon as this week  —  Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee …

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Nokia has acquired SpaceTime Insight, a California-based IoT startup that provides predictive analytics based on machine learning algorithms (Ingrid…

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch : Nokia has acquired SpaceTime Insight, a California-based IoT startup that provides predictive analytics based on machine learning algorithms   —  Nokia last week said that it was selling off its digital health business, after failing to develop it into a substantial business itself …

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Inside New York City Cyber Command, which is about a year old and leads the city’s cyber defense, following cybersecurity reforms in cities like Los…

Brennan Weiss / Business Insider : Inside New York City Cyber Command, which is about a year old and leads the city's cyber defense, following cybersecurity reforms in cities like Los Angeles   —  - Most people have never heard of NYC Cyber Command (NYC3), but it is perhaps one of the most important government agencies in America's biggest city.

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How an infosec director at Multi-State Lottery Association spoofed random number generator software and almost pulled off the largest lottery scam in…

Reid Forgrave / New York Times : How an infosec director at Multi-State Lottery Association spoofed random number generator software and almost pulled off the largest lottery scam in US history   —  The file landed on Rob Sand's desk with something less than a thud.  Despite holding the contents of an investigation still open …

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Crowdstrike report: Nigerian scammers, now evolved into syndicates, are using malware, phishing, and social engineering to better effect than ever…

Lily Hay Newman / Wired : Crowdstrike report: Nigerian scammers, now evolved into syndicates, are using malware, phishing, and social engineering to better effect than ever before   —  YOU WOULD THINK that after decades of analyzing and fighting email spam, there'd be a fix by now for the internet's oldest hustle—the Nigerian Prince scam.

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Stories, made popular by Snapchat and Instagram, might be the first media format native to the smartphone and could be the dominant format of the…

Ian Bogost / The Atlantic : Stories, made popular by Snapchat and Instagram, might be the first media format native to the smartphone and could be the dominant format of the future   —  Facebook's chief product officer, Chris Cox, made a remarkable announcement during a keynote at the company's big conference this week …

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Robocall blocking service YouMail says there were 3.4B robocalls in April in US, up 900M/month YoY, despite efforts of regulators and lawmakers to…

Tara Siegel Bernard / New York Times : Robocall blocking service YouMail says there were 3.4B robocalls in April in US, up 900M/month YoY, despite efforts of regulators and lawmakers to stop them   —  It's not just you.  —  Those pesky robocalls — at best annoying disturbances and at worst costly financial scams — are getting worse.

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Christopher Wylie describes in detail how Cambridge Analytica used ML and Facebook data to micro target US voters, creating 253 predictions per…

Alex Hern / The Guardian : Christopher Wylie describes in detail how Cambridge Analytica used ML and Facebook data to micro target US voters, creating 253 predictions per profiled record   —  Whistleblower Christopher Wylie explains the science behind Cambridge Analytica's mission to transform surveys and Facebook data into a political messaging weapon

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