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Prevent malicious use of AI, say Oxford, Cambridge, Yale

Academics from Oxford, Cambridge, and Yale universities have united with OpenAI, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and security experts to warn of the dangers of...

Microsoft Cortana adds IFTTT integration and more device support

NEWSBYTE: Microsoft has added integration with Web app/device service IFTTT to its Cortana AI assistant. Microsoft has been steadily improving Cortana's skills in the face...

Fitbit and Apple Watch can help predict diabetes, says report

Smart watches just got smarter, according to a new study of the use of wearables to predict the risk of medical conditions, including diabetes,...

Cuckoo! Google flies Nest into its hardware division

Google is to absorb smart devices vendor Nest into its internal hardware team, in a reversal of previous strategy. Google's head of hardware, Rick Osterloh,...

Reuters’ AR & VR visions revealed

Augmented reality (AR) and new visual interfaces will have a major role to play in the IoT, says a new report from Reuters. So...

Apple Watch KardiaBand accessory shows it’s time for IoT in healthcare

A new watch band from KardiaBand by AliveCor has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to carry out electrocardiography...

Apple AR headset one step closer thanks to Vrvana acquisition

In the clearest sign yet that Apple is developing augmented reality hardware, the company has purchased Canadian AR start-up Vrvana. While Apple has remained tight-lipped...

Apple and GE Digital to bring industrial IoT apps to iOS

The advanced industrial predictive and analytics capabilities of General Electric's Predix IIoT platform will come to Apple’s iOS tomorrow, with the release of the...

US health insurer Aetna considers Apple Watch partnership

American healthcare insurance provider Aetna is considering a partnership with Apple regarding the Apple Watch, according to reports. The news was broken by US media...

More digital assistants than people by 2021, says Ovum

Digital assistants will outnumber people within the next four years if the predictions in a new research report from Ovum come to pass. The...

Apple joins race for smart home supremacy with HomePod

Apple has upped the ante in the race for smart home supremacy with the launch of HomePod at its worldwide developers' conference in San...

WikiLeaks discloses details of CIA hacking IoT, mobile devices

In the first part of a Vault 7 leak series, the anonymous publishers of secret information at WikiLeaks have released documents containing information acquired...