A First: An AI System Has Been Named An Inventor. A patent was granted that lists it as the creator of a food container. The South African patent office made history in July when it issued a patent that listed an artificial intelligence system as the inventor. Little did we know that the robot uprising would get started with something as innocuous as creating a Lock & Lock!
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“Design is thinking made visual.” Visual imagery and text go hand-in-hand in making UX/UI user-friendly, functional and aesthetic, however; it is easy to go overboard. Canvs Editorial discusses on how to maintain that balance.
As crypto continues to advance, the NFT space has seen a wave of participation from the tech industry’s best and brightest. The result: NFT companies have garnered more than $3B in investment in the past year alone.
The big-box retailer filed several new trademarks late last month that indicate its intent to make and sell virtual goods. In a separate filing, Walmart said it would offer users a virtual currency, as well as non-fungible tokens, or NFTs.
A newly unredacted legal filing sheds light on internal programs that antitrust enforcers argue advantaged Google at the expense of advertisers and publishers.
The deal also plays into a long-term vision for Microsoft as it competes with Meta (formerly Facebook) to build technologies to create a virtual world called the metaverse.
It’s been nearly impossible to recycle underwear, until now. Parade, a hip underwear startup, will recycle your old underwear—from any brand—for free.