Facebook’s role-playing game teaches AI to complete tasks by reading descriptions

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Covid hoaxes are using a loophole to stay alive—even after being deleted

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Okta COVID-19 app usage report finds it’s not just collaboration seeing a huge uptick

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12 Lesser-Known IoT Protocols You Wished You Knew About Earlier

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Google Play has been spreading advanced Android malware for years

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Arm gives silicon startups zero-cost access to widely used chip designs

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Featured Session: Restarting the Global Economy

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As Uber reportedly contemplates layoffs, a look back at its post-IPO financial performance

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Eleven Personal Financial Apps to Keep Your Budget in Check

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Attackers exploit 0-day code-execution flaw in the Sophos firewall

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Secret Double Octopus raises $15 million to authenticate employees without passwords

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Five things we need to do to make contact tracing really work

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Cloudflare partners with JD to expand its network in China

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When Will Society Go Fully Paperless?

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Comcast waives data cap until at least June 30 in response to pandemic

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Codota raises $12 million for AI that suggests and autocompletes code

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The tech industry turns to mask diplomacy

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Brave accuses European governments of GDPR resourcing failure

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