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Best file managers for Android

Simon Hill/Digital Trends It’s presented differently, but your Android smartphone is essentially a pocket computer crammed full of mysterious files, just like your PC or laptop. Thankfully, you can dig into your file structure and have a look around if you so desire. You may want to organize things or free up some space. Whatever […]

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Hive taps a workforce of 700,000 people to label data and train AI models

Datasets are the lifeblood of artificial intelligence (AI) — they’re what make models tick, so to speak. But data without corresponding annotations is, depending on the type of algorithm at play (i.e., supervised versus unsupervised), more or less useless. That’s why sample-labeling startups like Scale have raised tens of millions of dollars and attracted clients like […]

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Tappy debuts finger-scanning watch bands for mobile payments

As stores increasingly accept contact-free payments from smart watches and phones, consumers are getting used to tendering payments through Apple, Google, and Samsung — big intermediaries that share each bank’s transaction fees. Now banks have an alternative: Hong Kong’s Tappy Technologies has developed a battery-less biometric payment authentication system that can fit inside a watch […]

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Withings launches the $130 Pulse HR activity tracker, its second product since spinning out of Nokia

Health-focused wearables company Withings returns today with its second new product since cofounder Éric Carreel bought his company back from Nokia earlier this year. Its first new product, the $ 200 Steel HR Sport smartwatch which launched in September, we called a slick watch and activity tracker. Today, Withings launches the $ 129.95 Pulse HR fitness tracker. The […]

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Best iPhone XR cases

Julian Chokkattu/Digital Trends There’s no way to avoid knowing a new iPhone has been released, and Apple’s new range of iPhones is perhaps its best ever. 2018’s iPhones continue with the iPhone X‘s bold style, bringing the gorgeous bezel-less look to three new sizes of iPhone — the iPhone XS, the iPhone XS Max, and […]