Stuck in neutral, Yahoo shares anonymized data with researchers to spur AI innovation

In what is purported to be the largest ever cache of Internet data ever granted to researchers, Yahoo is granting universities access to the online behaviors of some 20 million anonymous users. The post Stuck in neutral, Yahoo shares anonymized data with researchers to spur AI innovation appeared first on Digital Trends. Source: digitaltrends

Submarine technology is being used to make that delicious Napa Valley wine

While a couple whiskey distilleries sent samples of their spirits into orbit, winemakers in Napa are employing submarine technology known as sono­densitometry that will track the quality of your vino in the most precise way possible. The post Submarine technology is being used to make that delicious Napa Valley wine appeared first on Digital Trends. […]

Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs ‘disappointed’ by lack of diversity in Oscars

This year marks the second in a row that all 20 actors nominated in the leading and supporting categories are white. Now, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs has addressed the issue, telling Deadspin, “Of course I am disappointed.” The post Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs ‘disappointed’ by lack of diversity in Oscars appeared first on […]