That last bit is important, especially if you’ve ever used an Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV, both of which would much rather have you stream from their ancillary streaming services over any of the third-party ones. Because Roku doesn’t have ties to a major streaming service – other than a vague deal to include FandangoNow on the home screen of the OS – it doesn’t push you any direction you don’t want to go and happily supports everything from Netflix, Hulu, Sling TV and Amazon, to lesser-known channels like Pluto.tv, tubi, Crackle and others. … [Read more...] about Best Smart TV 2020: every smart TV platform and which set does it best
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Scientists have already found changes to gene switches that appear to usher in the development of multiple sclerosis, arthritis, Crohn's disease, lupus and celiac disease. Other common diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, hypertension and depression also fit the profile of conditions that likely result from changes to the way genes get turned on or off, rather than changes to genes themselves. … [Read more...] about What Is ENCODE, and Why Does It Matter?
But Pichai’s editorial also foregrounds unresolved questions in Google’s own approach to AI regulation. For example, the CEO notes that the company’s internal principles ban certain uses of the technology, “such as to support mass surveillance or violate human rights.” It’s because of concerns like this that Google doesn’t sell facial recognition technology. … [Read more...] about Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai says there is ‘no question’ that AI needs to be regulated
"We already make transgenic animals," he said. "We make glowfish, you can go get one at the pet store. That’s a transgenic animal — a zebra fish that has had glow genes from jellyfish implanted into the embryo during development that makes it glow in the dark. We have that proof of concept, so we know we can make transgenic animals." … [Read more...] about Real-Life ‘Jurassic World’ Dinos May Be 10 Years Off, Scientist Says
“The PS4 cover didn't have the ‘Only on PS’ label because DS it's coming to PC at a later date,” he explained. “That's the deal signed between Kojima and Sony. The game will be a timed PS4 exclusive and will be available on PC later on (won't be available on Xbox). I don't know if it's a 6 or 12 months exclusive” [translation via Resetera]. … [Read more...] about Death Stranding likely coming to PC after a timed PlayStation 4 exclusive