Microsoft acquires AI-scheduling startup Genee for Office 365 – ZDNet

Microsoft acquires AI-scheduling startup Genee for Office 365 – ZDNet

Microsoft announced on Monday it acquired Genee, an artificial intelligence startup focused on scheduling. Read this ‘Building AI is like launching a rocket’: Meet the man fighting to stop artificial intelligence destroying humanity Skype’s co-founder wants to keep humankind safe from the existential threats of artificial intelligence. Read More Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. […]

EFF thinks T-Mobile could be violating net neutrality with new data plan – ZDNet

T-Mobile chief executive John Legere speaks at an Un-carrier event in San Francisco in September, 2014. (Image: CNET/CBS Interactive) Electronic Frontier Foundation believes T-Mobile’s new “T-Mobile One” data plan could violate net neutrality principles because of how it allows customers to use data. ​Net neutrality becomes the law of the land With Congress washing its […]

Best Buy at 50: Future’s Bleak for Brick-and-Mortar Giant – Newsweek

This article was originally published on the Motley Fool. There’s a pretty big sale taking place at Best Buy through Saturday night, with large markdowns to celebrate Best Buy turning 50 years old. A golden anniversary is as good a reason as any to host a massive sale, and some will argue that it’s not the only […]

Lyft pushes back at Uber’s ‘unsavory tactics’ – The Verge

Lyft is not happy with Travis Kalanick and Uber. Last week, Lyft found itself the subject of several stories claiming the company was involved in active but unsuccessful acquisition talks with a number of firms. Naturally, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick seized the opportunity to zing his competition. Kalanick told Uber investors that his company […]