Can’t be worse than what it has now
While firms are under the mistaken believe that they can save a buck or two on translation services using AI, the technology is a long way away from being remotely reliable. So Google boffins have been flat out trying to make it better.
Reaching the parts where other broadband can’t reach
The European Commission says it wants its newly proposed satellite mega-constellation to be offering some sort of initial service in 2024.
Should not have banned me
President Donald Trump blamed Big Tech companies for dividing the country days after Twitter and Facebook banned him on their platforms for encouraging the attack on the US Capitol building.
CD Projekt is working with Sony
Polish video game maker CD Projekt is working with Sony to bring back its troubled Cyberpunk 2077 game to the PlayStation Store.
Does not have to be sued in the country it is based
The adviser to the EU’s top court has issued a recommendation to allow data protection agencies in any EU country to take legal action against Facebook or any other tech firm even if their regional headquarters are in a different EU state.
Modern coppers woes
Failed blood-testing outfit Theranos trashed vital incriminating data of its fraud, prosecutors said.
Lasted longer than the guy who predicted their death
The PC was supposed to die 10 years ago and replaced by iPhones, but it’s just experienced its first big growth in a decade – while the bloke who made the prediction, Steve Jobs, has gone the way of all things organic.
German prosecutors have taken down what they believe was the biggest illegal marketplace on the darknet and arrested its suspected operator.
Maybe we will get our jet packs soon
General Motors unveiled a new electric van and revealed potential plans to delve into flying cars.
Taking on Nvidia
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn saying that Intel plans to tap TSMC to make a second generation discrete graphics chip for personal computers that it hopes will help it combat the rise of Nvidia.