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A.I. Researchers Are Making More Than $1 Million, Even at a Nonprofit
(CADE METZ @ 20.04.2018 00:32)
Tax forms filed by OpenAI provide insight into the enormous salaries and bonuses paid to artificial intelligence specialists across the world.

G.E. Makes a Sharp ?Pivot? on Digital
(STEVE LOHR @ 19.04.2018 23:32)
The industrial giant plunged into internet-era software with gusto. But it has trimmed back after finding that becoming a tech player is daunting and costly.

Facebook?s Current Status With Advertisers? It?s Complicated
(SAPNA MAHESHWARI @ 19.04.2018 00:57)
Marketers have long had a symbiotic relationship with the social network. But user concerns about data has companies taking a harder look at how they work with Facebook.

Corner Office: Marissa Mayer Is Still Here
(DAVID GELLES @ 18.04.2018 11:43)
The former Yahoo chief is renting Google?s original office, where ?there?s a lot of good juju,? and planning her next act. She just won?t say what it is.

Venture Capitalists Seek ?Safe Harbor? for Virtual Currencies
(NATHANIEL POPPER @ 20.04.2018 02:37)
A group led by the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz is proposing that some virtual currencies not be regulated as securities.

AT&T Chief Attacks Lawsuit to Block Time Warner Merger
(CECILIA KANG @ 20.04.2018 01:05)
Randall Stephenson, AT&T?s chief executive, defended his deal to buy Time Warner and said a combined company would be no different than those that already exist in Silicon Valley.

Audit Approved of Facebook Policies, Even After Cambridge Analytica Leak
(NICHOLAS CONFESSORE @ 20.04.2018 01:23)
PwC, an auditing firm responsible for monitoring Facebook?s compliance with a federal consent decree, effectively gave the company a clean bill of health in a 2017 report on privacy controls.

It Could Be Game Over for a Onetime King of Donkey Kong
(CHRISTINA CARON @ 19.04.2018 20:20)
The million-point record of Billy Mitchell, the subject of a 2007 documentary, has been thrown out, and Steve Wiebe, his rival, claims ?sweet victory.?

Tech Tip: Protecting Privacy Inside and Outside the House
(J. D. BIERSDORFER @ 19.04.2018 15:00)
The incognito and private browsing modes built into most modern browsers shield your online activity at home ? but maybe not to the rest of the world.

Test Run: Smartphone Apps for Spontaneous Travel
(JUSTIN SABLICH @ 19.04.2018 19:37)
While travelers have long been able to set up airfare alerts, these apps go a step further in helping flexible travelers plan a last-minute trip.



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