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Microsoft's chatbot Zo has some interesting opinions about Windows

Microsoft’s chatbots really are the gift that keeps on giving. Its latest chatbot, Zo, is no exception. The bot, which lives on Facebook Messenger and chat app Kik, has some interesting opinions about Microsoft’s most important product: Windows. SEE ALSO: Free robot lawyer helps low-income people tackle more than 1,000 ...

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The last big dark market left online may already be compromised

The Silk Road, Silk Road 2.0, AlphaBay, and Hansa: These are the dark-web marketplaces shuttered by law enforcement, leaving online buyers and sellers of drugs, weapons, and who knows what else scrambling to find the next online bazaar for their illicit wares.  They found it in Dream Market, but as ...

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The best way to release stress? Break your computer.

“Everyone gets frustrated with their computer every now and then, and sometimes you just want to chuck it against the wall, but you can’t. Wrecking Club’s just a place to get some stress out. It’s a place where you can come, put simply, break a bunch of stuff.” —Tom Daly, ...

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Google is finally making it easier to create GIFs on Android

Google’s Motion Stills app brought some much-needed focus and balance to the iPhone’s Live Photos when it launched last year. Thus far, however, it has only brought its steady video stabilizing goodness to iOS users.  That’s no longer the case. Google Research is finally rolling out Motion Stills for Android, ...

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China thinks it can build better AI than Google by spending tons of money

China sees artificial intelligence dominating our future, and it’s willing to bet $150 billion to make sure it doesn’t get left behind. The Chinese government on Friday announced a major push into the field of artificial intelligence, declaring it would create a $150 billion domestic AI industry by 2030. It ...

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New patent reveals Facebook is exploring a modular phone

Facebook is exploring new handheld gadget with interchangeable parts that could used like a smartphone or portable speaker, a new patent application revealed on Thursday. The product is described in the patent as a “modular electromagnetic device” and would work with different swappable modules like a speaker, microphone, GPS system, ...

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Take advantage of the price cut on these Philips Hue smart bulbs

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Whether you’re trying to fully transform your living space into an underwater oasis with a multicolored light projector or you’re just trying to spice things up a little bit, colorful lighting is all ...

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Delta's new program will let you use your fingerprint to board your plane. But there's a catch.

You might soon be able to use merely your finger to board your next plane. Delta announced a new biometrics boarding pass experience on Thursday that’ll allow passengers to use of fingerprints, instead of traditional boarding passes, to board planes at Reagan Washington National Airport. SEE ALSO: Delta hits back ...

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Google Doodle celebrates the 'man who saw the internet coming'

Let’s be honest. Google Doodles are probably one of the best things about the internet. They’re fun, and they tend to celebrate a lot of awesome people, and really cool events.  But today’s doodle is probably the most fitting for the website, as it literally celebrates the man who “saw ...

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Cool down your summer snooze with this pillow mat

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. What’s worse than not being able to fall asleep? Dripping in sweat while trying to sleep. Don’t let the heat get you down this summer. This Penguin cooling pillow mat is here to ...

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