China Mobile is one of the biggest telecom companies in the world, with more than 800 million users in China — all of whom are served with open source technologies. During the 2016 Mobile World Congress, China Mobile declared that the operational support system running their massive network would be based on open source software. China Mobile is not alone; many major networking vendors are moving to open source technologies.
An interview with Yuval Harari, author of ‘Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow.’
This week’s milestones in the history of technology include Alan Turing anticipating today’s deep learning by intelligent machines and concerns about the of AI on jobs, Clifford Stoll anticipating Mark Zuckerberg, and establishing the FCC and NPR.
In an age when AI threatens to become widespread, humans would be useless, so there’s a need to merge with machines, according to Musk.
Will seniors be able to make the change to self-driving cars? Available evidence indicates it won’t be a problem.
Ford is putting $1 billion into an AI startup, Detroit’s biggest investment yet in self-driving car tech – Recode
The automaker will take a majority stake in Argo AI, founded by two top engineers from Google and Uber.
Tim Cook, the boss of Apple, is calling for governments to launch a public information campaign to fight the scourge of fake news, which is “killing people’s minds”.