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Egyptian repairman outranks Google

»Posted by on Jun 2, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Egyptian repairman outranks Google

An Egyptian repairman has managed to outrank Google but nobody seems to be sure how he has done it.

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VIDEO: Speech technology gets £1m boost

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A £1m investment in Wales for speech generating devices like Stephen Hawking's is announced.

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Facebook to open AI lab in Paris

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Facebook expands its research into artificial intelligence, opening its first lab in Europe.

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VIDEO: Wi-fi kettle ‘is a hacking risk’

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As Europe's biggest computer security event kicks off, Rory Cellan-Jones discovers how a new type of kettle could be compromised by hackers.

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Netflix experiments with trailer ads

»Posted by on Jun 2, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Netflix experiments with trailer ads

Netflix says it is testing showing programme trails at the beginning of streamed TV episodes, but denies it has plans for third-party product ads.

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