Monday, September 16, 2019
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks on stage during the annual Google I/O developers conference in Mountain View, California

White House Huddles with Tech Executives on Future of Jobs

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters)  The Trump administration, which has had strained relations with technology companies, met on Thursday with top tech executives to discuss ways...
Exoskeleton Demonstration by Lockheed Martin

Pentagon Looks to Exoskeletons to Build ‘Super-Soldiers’

By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters)  The U.S. Army is investing millions of dollars in experimental exoskeleton technology to make soldiers stronger and more resilient, in what...
The Google name is displayed outside the company's office in London

Fearful of Bias, Google Blocks Gender-Based Pronouns from New AI Tool

By Paresh Dave SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters)  Alphabet Inc's Google in May introduced a slick feature for Gmail that automatically completes sentences for users as they type....
Job seekers line up to apply during "Amazon Jobs Day" at the Fulfillment Center in Fall River

Amazon Scraps Secret AI Recruiting Tool That Showed Bias against Women

By Jeffrey Dastin SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Inc's machine-learning specialists uncovered a big problem: their new recruiting engine did not like women The team had been...
An illuminated Google logo is seen in Zurich

Google Drops Out of Bidding for $10 Billion Pentagon Data Deal

By Paresh Dave SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters)  Alphabet Inc's Google said on Monday it was no longer vying for a $10 billion cloud computing contract with the...
Bitcoin mining computers are pictured in Bitmain's mining farm near Keflavik

Cryptocurrency Giant Bitmain Chooses Hong Kong for IPO

By Alun John HONG KONG (Reuters) Bitmain Technologies, the world's largest designer of products used for mining cryptocurrencies, confirmed it was bringing its IPO to...