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High-end iPhone to ship after standard models

 Apple is preparing to announce a new series of iPhone at an event next week. Two models are on tap and TechCrunch has learned from trusted sources the more expensive, fancier version will ship at a later time. By staggering the release and selling one phone at a much higher price, Apple could relieve some of the pressure on its supply chain to process and fulfill orders. Read More Read More At Article Source | Article...

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AI that can determine a person’s sexuality from photos shows the dark side of the data age

 Researchers have created an AI that is more accurate than humans in determining whether a person is gay or straight just from a handful of photographs. It relies on cues apparently more subtle than most can perceive — cues many would suggest do not exist. The research demonstrates, as it is intended to, a class of threat to privacy that is entirely unique to the era of ubiquitous… Read More Read More At Article Source | Article...

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Equifax data breach help site leaves consumers with more questions than answers

 Equifax just announced a massive data breach that could affect 143 million consumers. It’s shaping up to be one of the largest hacks of all time. The information came mostly from US residents, but a percentage also involved UK and Canadian citizens and the company is working with authorities from these countries. The company established a website to allow consumers to see if their data… Read More Read More At Article Source | Article...

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Cloudera acquires AI research firm Fast Forward Labs

 Cloudera said today as part of its second-quarter earnings report that it is acquiring Fast Forward Labs, a startup that gives companies the latest information on how to apply machine learning and AI to their businesses as well as consulting. The company’s stock has weathered somewhat of a beating since it went public, though it was able to beat Wall Street’s expectations today.… Read More Read More At Article Source | Article...

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