Taking two weeks off work for a cross-country road trip wasn’t viable for Armstrong, who is self employed. He also wasn’t convinced that all the interactions it would take to lodge and feed his family on the cross-country trip would be any safer than flying. … [Read more...] about Is It Safer To Fly Or Drive During The Coronavirus Pandemic?
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Customers are required to pay a refundable security deposit of ₹50,000 at the time of subscribing to the Nexon EV, before paying fixed monthly fees depending on the plan selected — ₹48,000 for 18 months, ₹45,000 for 2 years and ₹42,000 for 3 years. Putting it in perspective, the shortest tenure would total ₹8.64 lakh, while the 3-year tenure will see a user shell out ₹15.12 lakh – a little more than the ex-showroom cost of the Nexon XZ+. … [Read more...] about Tata Motors introduces subscription plans for Nexon EV
"With the COVID-19 outbreak receding in China, Baidu's business is steadily rebounding. We are pleased that in-app revenue grew in the second quarter, despite a challenging macro environment, further validating our strategy to make Baidu App a super app through AI-powered building blocks and marketing cloud platform," Robin Li, co-founder and CEO of Baidu, said. … [Read more...] about Baidu registers $3.69b revenue in Q2
Artificial intelligence, also known as AI, is a type of computer software Typically, a computer will do what you tell it to do But artificial intelligence simulates the human mind, and can make its own deductions, inferences or decisions A simple computer might let you set an alarm to wake you up But an AI system might scan your emails, work out that you’ve got a meeting tomorrow, and then set an alarm and plan a journey for you AI tech is often “trained” – which means it observes something (potentially even a human) then learns about a task over time For instance, an AI system can be fed thousands of photos of human faces, then generate photos of human faces all on its own Some experts have raised concerns that humans will eventually lose control of super-intelligent AI But the tech world is still divided over whether or not AI tech will eventually kill us all in a Terminator-style apocalypse … [Read more...] about Killer robots are now ‘urgent threat to humanity’ and should be BANNED, shock report warns
The mandate system was supposed to differ from colonialism, with the governing country intended to act as a trustee until the inhabitants were considered eligible for self-government. At that point, the mandate would terminate and an independent state would be born. … [Read more...] about Lebanon denies claims bodyguard of top politician fired live rounds at protesters as fury over explosion that killed 160 threatens to spark a revolution