Google’s DeepMind says it is close to achieving ‘human-level’ artificial intelligence

DeepMind, a British company owned by Googlemay be on the verge of achieving human-level artificial intelligence (AI). Nando de Freitas, a research scientist at DeepMind and machine learning professor at Oxford Universityhas said ‘the game is over’ in regards to solving the hardest challenges in the race to achieve artificial general intelligence (AGI). AGI refers … Read more

Why passwords may become a thing of the past

Smartphones are ubiquitous these days and so are apps and the multitude of things that they bring along. For every app — barring a few — you will need a password. In fact, there are just way too many passwords in people’s lives. If passwords alone weren’t enough to infuriate you, there’s this whole concept … Read more

Google unveils new smartphone, watch and tablet as part of suite of new products

Google has unveiled an expanded lineup of hardware products in the latest sign it remains committed to moving beyond its core advertising business and competing with the likes of Apple. Google, at its first in-person developer conference in three years, announced three new smartphones and its first in-house smartwatch, as well as plans to release … Read more

Microsoft Edge Is Now More Popular Than Apple Safari…And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

KRAKOW, POLAND – 2018/10/02: In this photo illustration, the Microsoft edge logo is seen displayed … [+] on an Android mobile device. (Photo Illustration by Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) LightRocket via Getty Images Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss … Read more

Guide: Protect Your Digital Privacy with these Android Features!

As we fully immersed in the digital world, protecting one’s personal privacy is an imperative for a safe consumption of the Internet. (Photo: JOSEP LAGO/AFP via Getty Images)The Android logo is displayed at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona on February 26, 2019. Google’s profits, for example, largely depends on data-driven advertising businesses that … Read more

Jony Ive’s exit from Apple caused by company culture changes and growing frustration

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may commission as an Amazon Associate and earn affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s former design chief Jony Ive left the iPhone maker burnt out and tired in the wake of CEO Tim Cook’s numerous structural changes, … Read more

Self repair launches, Twitter sells, and Studio Display isn’t fixed – April 2022 in review

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may commission as an Amazon Associate and earn affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple quietly launched its self-service repair program in April 2022, while most of the attention was on Elon Musk buying Twitter, and the rest … Read more

Apple’s Self Repair Program toolkit – Hands on with what’s inside

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may commission as an Amazon Associate and earn affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s 79-pound iPhone Self Repair Program toolkit is on our test bench. Here’s what’s inside the hefty repair package. Apple’s self-service repair portal has … Read more

When Will Microsoft Allow Self-Repair of Products

Photo: LEON NEAL/AFP (Getty Images) Microsoft is finally talking honestly about allowing for self-repair of its products as many other big tech companies start to loosen their grip on fixing their electronics when they eventually go bust. Microsoft has said it will be working toward a future of self-repair, thanks to a newly released study … Read more

How to Get Android 13 on Your Pixel

Photo: IrinaKobrina (Shutterstock) New updates are always exciting. They mean fresh features, bug fixes to solve pesky problems, and an overall new digital coat of paint on your phone. Right now, Android 13 is that coat of paint, adding new tweaks and changes to your Pixel, should you decide to try it out early. Google … Read more