Can San Diego's Brain Corp. become the Microsoft of self-driving robots?

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Ten years ago computational neuroscientist Dr. Eugene Izhikevich walked away from a successful career in academia to co-found Brain Corp. with the ambitious goal of building artificial brains for robots. These days when the Russian-born Izhikevich lands late at San Diego International Airport, he sometimes sees the fruits of that […]

Microsoft releases its first preview of Power Toys for Windows 10

[ad_1] The original set of utilities was useful for classic tasks like making CDs autoplay or bringing registry settings to the Control Panel via TweakUI. In its initial release, the Windows 10 Power Toys set includes a Windows key shortcut guide, as well as “FancyZones,” which lets you set up predetermined targets to drag applications […]

Microsoft patent talk includes foldable with electromagnetic coil

[ad_1] Credit: United States Application US20190267963 Microsoft’s patent filing recently made public has juiced up curiosity over what Microsoft might debut sooner or later as its own version of a folding computing device. MSPoweruser took the view that “Microsoft is trying hard to bring its first foldable device to the market, like every other big […]

Microsoft Certification: A guide for tech professionals

[ad_1] Microsoft is one of the biggest companies in the world and is responsible for a huge number of the tools we use on a daily basis, especially within a work environment. It should come as no surprise then, that Microsoft Certification can potentially enhance your career and prepare you for the future of tech […]

Microsoft HoloLens 2 will go on sale in September

[ad_1] The tech giant’s upcoming headset promises a more comfortable experience than its predecessor. We were able to confirm just how comfortable the headset is — it felt more balanced and less hot — when we tested it out at MWC. The device was also designed to be more immersive. It has double the field […]

Launch your tech career with 3 Microsoft certifications

[ad_1] The tech world is growing fast, opening many exciting career doors in the process. One way to get your foot in those doors is by earning Microsoft certifications. The Microsoft Technology Associate Mastery Bundle ensures you’re fully ready to ace three foundational IT exams from Microsoft. It’s currently on offer for just $29.99. This bundle […]

Launch your tech career with 3 Microsoft certifications

[ad_1] The tech world is growing fast, opening many exciting career doors in the process. One way to get your foot in those doors is by earning Microsoft certifications. The Microsoft Technology Associate Mastery Bundle ensures you’re fully ready to ace three foundational IT exams from Microsoft. It’s currently on offer for just $29.99. This bundle […]

Amazon, Microsoft, 'putting world at risk of killer AI': report

[ad_1] Demonstrators in Berlin take part in a “Stop Killer Robots” campaign organized by German NGO “Facing Finance” to ban what they call killer robots, in March 2019 Amazon, Microsoft and Intel are among leading tech companies putting the world at risk through killer robot development, according to a report that surveyed major players from […]

Google, Intel and Microsoft form data protection consortium

[ad_1] Some of the early contributions include a Microsoft framework that helps you write code to run inside Trusted Execution Environments, an Intel framework for protecting code at the hardware level and a Red Hat tool that abstracts secure environments to the point where you can create and run private “serverless” apps. Appropriately, the Linux […]

Microsoft contractors listened to what people told their Xbox consoles

[ad_1] According to the contractors Motherboard spoke to, this has been going on since before Cortana arrived on the scene. Motherboard’s sources said they listened to audio when Xbox could be controlled via voice commands with the Kinect system. Microsoft removed Cortana from the Xbox in July, but the voice assistant can control the console […]