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Artificial Intelligence lab OpenAI wants to develop technology ‘to save the world’. Will it also assist the US military?

Wired | 
Microsoft’s recent victory in landing a $10 billion Pentagon cloud-computing contract called JEDI could make life more complicated for one of the ...
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John Deere acquires precision ag technology that could reduce pesticide use by 90 percent

Wired | 
Tractor giant John Deere just spent $305 million to acquire a startup that makes robots capable of identifying unwanted plants, ...
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Brain implants might soon restore vision to the blind, improve digestion, relieve PTSD symptoms

MIT Technology Review | 
[Brain implant experiments] like those that let a paralyzed person swig coffee using a robotic arm, or that let blind ...
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