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Walmart launches Spark Delivery, a crowdsourced pilot delivery program similar to Amazon Flex

Walmart has announced a new in-house pilot delivery service that crowdsources independent drivers to fulfill the “last-mile” delivery process. The grocery giant is working with a third-party company called Delivery Drivers Inc. (DDI), which manages contract driver recruitment, screening, payments, and more. This partnership will ultimately serve as the backbone to the new Walmart service, […]

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The Best AT&T Phones of 2018

Your Next Upgrade Now that you’ve chosen AT&T as your carrier, it’s time to pick a phone. Choices are broader than ever, as AT&T has largely gotten rid of phone subsidies. Most people still buy their phones from their carrier, with the help of monthly payment plans or fast-upgrade plans like AT&T Next. But there’s […]

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The Best Verizon Phones of 2018

Top Phones for a Top-Notch Network The nation’s number one wireless carrier has the nation’s number one wireless network, according to our Fastest Mobile Networks tests. But as much as Verizon Wireless would like to tell you that “it’s the network,” a network isn’t very useful without a device to connect to it. We’re here […]

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How to use Find My iPhone

Simon Hill/Digital Trends It’s a scenario that’s all too common. You and your friends go out for a few drinks on a Saturday night. One drink turns to two, then three, and somewhere — probably in between the four shots of horrendous well whiskey and your oh-so-fantastic karaoke rendition of Escape’s Don’t Stop Believin’ — you go from […]

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The Best Phones of 2018

Dial Up the Perfect Phone For most of us, mobile phones are at the center of our universe. The typical feature set of these palm-size marvels is astounding. It’s your phone, your messaging device, your web browser, your camera, your music player, your GPS, and more. We’re a smartphone-dominated nation, with 4G LTE networks beating […]

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Google releases AI-powered Content Safety API to identify more child abuse images

Google has today announced new artificial intelligence (AI) technology designed to help identify online child sexual abuse material (CSAM) and reduce human reviewers’ exposure to the content. The move comes as the internet giant faces growing heat over its role in helping offenders spread CSAM across the web. Last week, U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt took […]

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AiServe is developing assistive AI that ‘learns to walk like a human’

Visual impairment is one of the world’s most common ailments. An estimated 253 million people live with vision problems, with blindness affecting 36 million of those. Canes, guide animals, and specially adapted crosswalks make navigating busy sidewalks and city streets a little easier, but they’re not always practical. The folks behind Berlin-based AiServe believe that artificial intelligence […]