Demiurge Technologies AG, a Swiss startup that works on artificial intelligence, says it’s interested in acquiring Boston Dynamics, the Waltham robot maker put on the auction block last week by Alphabet Inc., parent company of Google.More →
Google Expeditions Pioneers Program, the company’s educational venture that lets teachers take students on digital trips via virtual reality, is coming to some Massachusetts schools through the month of March.More →
Despite being declared dead quite a few times, a new version of the Google Glass headset may be coming soon. Though Google may have stopped selling the $1,500 “Explorer” versions of the device nearly a year ago, it seems that the project overall is alive and well.More →
How do you turn a robot into reindeer? Just add tinsel.
Or so Waltham robot maker Boston Dynamics will have you believe. The company wished its customers and followers a happy holiday season Tuesday the best way it knows: with a video featuring its athletic machines.More →
NEW YORK — Apple Maps quickly became the butt of jokes when it debuted in 2012. It overlooked many towns and businesses and misplaced famous landmarks. It marked New York’s Madison Square Garden arena as park space because of the word “Garden.” The service was a rare blunder for a company known for simple, easy-to-use products.More →
SAN FRANCISCO — Google is nearly doubling the amount of renewable energy feeding its massive data centers that enable more than 1 billion people to search for information, watch video clips and communicate virtually anytime they want.More →