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Google search is about to get a lot smarter

The company's go-to guy for artificial intelligence is taking over its biggest business as its current search boss retires.

By February 3, 2016

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Alphabet? Google? Either way, it's ready to rumble

Google has always been light-years ahead of its time, thanks to its unconventional co-founders. They're shaking things up, again.

By January 29, 2016

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What is the environmental impact of Dieselgate?

Scientists from the Netherlands crunched some numbers, and the results are a little bleak.

By February 4, 2016

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Newly discovered 'monster' spider isn't as horrifying as it sounds

There's a beast of a spider roaming the Oregon woods, but let's try to keep the fear factor in perspective.

By February 3, 2016

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Microsoft taps into AI with SwiftKey app acquisition

Hundreds of millions of people already use the predictive-keyboard app, but Microsoft's real interest lies in its artificial intelligence.

By February 3, 2016

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You're a robot on Mars with this interactive 360-degree view

How does it really look from where the Mars Curiosity rover sits? Now you can explore that perspective, as if being stranded on the Red Planet.

By February 1, 2016

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Dive into medical drama 'Code Black' with 360-degree video

The freshman drama puts you inside a bustling emergency room with a new immersive video. We speak with the creator and executive producers about virtual reality and the evolution of storytelling.

By February 3, 2016

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Google's self-driving cars tear up 3 million miles a day

Computer simulation creates "thousands of variations" of driving patterns, enabling Google's engineers to quickly test tweaks across millions of virtual miles.

By February 2, 2016

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Trees turn psychedelic through the eyes of a 3D laser scanner

A trippy image of a forest shows how the latest scanning technology is helping the lumber industry look at trees in a new light.

By February 3, 2016

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Crave Ep. 181: Grasp and feel objects in a virtual environment with the Dexmo VR Glove

Think of the possibilities: you can grab and feel objects in the digital world with this futuristic-looking exoskeleton glove.

By October 31, 2014