Weekly#281

  • An executive’s guide to AI
  • Self-driving car startup Voyage brings on ex-Tesla, Cruise and Uber exec as CTO
  • How Facebook configures its millions of servers every day
  • WhatsApp limits message forwarding in bid to reduce spam and misinformation
  • Walmart acquiring Shopify is no longer a laughable idea
  • Disney’s streaming service is resurrecting ‘The Clone Wars
  • For the first time, Microsoft brought in more than $100 billion in the last year
  • Extremely high-res outtakes from Apollo 11’s 1969 moon landing
  • all of Recode’s interviews from Code 2018
  • Microsoft Emerges as Clear No. 2 in Cloud Computing
  • How Does Spotify Know You So Well?
  • China pours $1 billion into a ‘Hyperloop’ for cars
  • Toshiba’s flash chips could boost SSD capacity by 500 per cent
  • Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter unite to simplify data transfers
  • A new report estimates that “Fortnite: Battle Royale” has generated a billion dollars in revenue.
  • Google has been stealthily working on a successor to Android, and engineers reportedly want to start rolling it out within three years
  • Robots as nurses’ assistants
  • Facebook’s AI tourist finds its way around New York City by asking for help from another algorithm