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Tech Group To Set Industry Standards For Artificial Intelligence

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Republicans Say Obama Administration Is Giving Away The Internet

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Quid, a data analytics firm, uses proprietary software to search, visualize and analyze text. Quid hide caption

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Pundits Vs. Machine: Predicting Controversies In The Presidential Race

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Coming To The App Store: Nintendo's New Game 'Super Mario Run'

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Apple May Test iPhone Users' Loyalty If It Dumps The Headphone Jack

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When a person places a finger in the slot on the left, the robot uses an algorithm — unpredictable even to its creator — to decide whether to prick the finger with the pin on the end of its arm. Alexander Reben hide caption

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A Robot That Harms: When Machines Make Life Or Death Decisions

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Passengers wait at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport after a computer systems failure on Monday caused Delta to delay or cancel hundreds of flights. Branden Camp/AP hide caption

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Why The Airline Industry Could Keep Suffering System Failures Like Delta's

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Taylor Swift is one of many artists urging Congress to update copyright laws, which they argue don't fairly pay for music available online. Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty hide caption

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Why Taylor Swift Is Asking Congress To Update Copyright Laws

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Yahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers a keynote during the Yahoo Mobile Developers Conference on Feb. 18, in San Francisco. Stephen Lam/Getty Images hide caption

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Is There A Double Standard When Female CEOs In Tech Stumble?

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Pokemon Go: The Live Video Game Everyone Seems To Be Playing

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Pump-Bol is a ThermoLife workout supplement containing arginine. Cameron Robert/NPR hide caption

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Bodybuilders Beef Over A Workout Supplement — And A Stanford Patent

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Brexit Could Threaten England's Global Technology Status

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Game Developers Try Hard To Appeal To Professional Competitors

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E3 Conference Showcases New Kind Of Video Game Celebrity

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