Microsoft Rolls Out Tool for Brands to Build Their Own AI-Powered Virtual Assistant
Microsoft Rolls Out Tool for Brands to Build Their Own AI-Powered Virtual Assistant

It’s been a busy week for Microsoft. The company launched an open source system for…

Former Microsoft COO Concerned About US Universities vs. China: 'The Big Risk for Tech is Talent'
Former Microsoft COO Concerned About US Universities vs. China: ‘The Big Risk for Tech is Talent’

Former Microsoft COO Bob Herbold discussed in an interview (below) the fact that computer science and engineering schools are now competing strongly with US universities.

Dropbox CEO: The Opportunity is Massive
Dropbox CEO: The Opportunity is Massive

Dropbox CEO Josh Lipton says that making their product better is their primary strategy to achieving continued strong growth and he doesn’t expect their growth to slow down in the near future.

Geek+ Robotics CEO Says There is No Strong Competitor Outside of China
Geek+ Robotics CEO Says There is No Strong Competitor Outside of China

The CEO of Geek Plus Robotics, a China-based company, says they don’t see any strong competition outside of China and this includes the United States. “We almost cannot see any strong competitor outside of China,” said Zheng Yong.

Drive.AI Launches Free Self-Driving Car Service in Arlington, Texas
Drive.AI Launches Free Self-Driving Car Service in Arlington, Texas

Drive.AI has launched a free self-driving car service in Arlington, Texas. “In Arlington, we are launching three different services,” said Drive.AI CEO Bijit Halde.

Christie’s Says AI Art is Not a Masterpiece, But Good Enough for $10K
Christie’s Says AI Art is Not a Masterpiece, But Good Enough for $10K

Christie’s announced that it is going to auction for the first time art that has been generated via an artificial intelligence algorithm which is estimated to sell for $7,000 to $10,000.

Intel Study Predicts What Technology Will Look Like in 50 Years
Intel Study Predicts What Technology Will Look Like in 50 Years

Intel recently released the Intel Next 50 Study which surveyed people on what they think technology will look like in the next 50 years. David Shaw, in Developer Relations at Intel explains.

Google Plus Announces It Will Shutdown After Reportedly Compromising 500,000 User Accounts
Google Plus Announces It Will Shutdown After Reportedly Compromising 500,000 User Accounts

Google recently announced that it is shutting down Google+, with the service expected to cease…

Peter Diamandis: The World is Not Just Changing Fast, It's Accelerating
Peter Diamandis: The World is Not Just Changing Fast, It’s Accelerating

Singularity University Co-founder Peter Diamandis says that the convergence of technologies is transforming business models and that the world is changing faster than ever before and is accelerating.

Inventor of the Web Reveals Disruptive Plan to Solve Data Security Issues
Inventor of the Web Reveals Disruptive Plan to Solve Data Security Issues

Berners-Lee and his partner John Bruce have just unveiled their new startup, Inrupt. The company aims to change the internet and fulfill Berners-Lee’s vision of a free web where people have control of their data.