Walmart planning ‘net-connected trolley’ – BBC News

Image copyright Walmart Image caption A drawing of how a biometric trolley may work US retail giant Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping trolley that can track a shopper’s heart rate, temperature, grip and walking speed. Such a system would provide valuable information about how shoppers …

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Google appeals against €4.3bn Android fine

Image copyright Getty Images Google is fighting a record €4.3bn ($4.9bn; £3.8bn) fine for allegedly using the Android operating system to “cement its dominance” as a search engine. In July, the European Commission said Google’s Android policies had “denied rivals the chance to innovate and compete”. The company could face …

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Amazon scrapped ‘sexist AI’ tool

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The algorithm repeated bias towards men, reflected in the technology industry An algorithm that was being tested as a recruitment tool by online giant Amazon was sexist and had to be scrapped, according to a Reuters report. The artificial intelligence system was trained on …

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Google Home Hub hands-on | PhoneArena reviews

Google’s finally done it – they’ve entered the smart screen space with the Google Home Hub. Ok, that may not sound like the most compelling headline, but this is Google we’re talking about and they’ve entered the space in a way that only they can – with never before seen …

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Google Home Hub hands-on | PhoneArena reviews

Google’s finally done it – they’ve entered the smart screen space with the Google Home Hub. Ok, that may not sound like the most compelling headline, but this is Google we’re talking about and they’ve entered the space in a way that only they can – with never before seen …

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