artificial intelligence

BANGKOK | World shares advance following strong Wall Street finish

BANGKOK— Shares rose in Europe and Asia on Thursday after a strong overnight finish on Wall Street. Traders were encouraged by a Wall Street Journal report saying the Chinese government might make changes to its “Made in China 2025” economic development plan. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX added 0.3 percent to 10,961.39 and the CAC40 in … Continue reading BANGKOK | World shares advance following strong Wall Street finish

BANGKOK | Asian shares advance following strong Wall Street finish

BANGKOK — Shares rose in Asia on Thursday after a strong overnight finish on Wall Street. Traders were encouraged by a Wall Street Journal report saying the Chinese government might make changes to its “Made in China 2025” economic development plan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index gained 1.0 percent to 21,823.03 and Hong Kong’s … Continue reading BANGKOK | Asian shares advance following strong Wall Street finish

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Google CEO says no plans ‘right now’ for China

WASHINGTON— The Latest on Google CEO before Congress (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Google CEO Sundar Pichai is reiterating the company’s position that it has no plans “right now” to launch a censored search engine in China. That, of course, leaves the option open to launch one down the road. Pichai is being grilled by … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Google CEO says no plans ‘right now’ for China

WASHINGTON | The Latest: GOP lawmakers grill Google CEO on perceived bias

WASHINGTON— The Latest on Google CEO before Congress (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Republican lawmakers are grilling Google CEO Sundar Pichai on what they perceive as a bias against conservative viewpoints on the search giant’s services. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says he’s concerned Google’s business practices may have been influenced by employees’ political bias … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: GOP lawmakers grill Google CEO on perceived bias

The Orange County Register Names SetSchedule a Winner of The Orange County Top Workplaces 2018 Award

  IRVINE, Calif./ Dec. 7, 2018 (STL.News) SetSchedule, an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven real estate technology company, has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Orange County Register and recognized as the first-place winner for the small company category. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by … Continue reading The Orange County Register Names SetSchedule a Winner of The Orange County Top Workplaces 2018 Award

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local): 3:40 p.m. President Donald Trump has met with a group of tech executives at the White House. His daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, helped coordinate the Thursday meeting to field ideas about securing U.S. dominance in artificial intelligence, quantum computing, advanced manufacturing … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump greets tech execs at White House

WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The White House is hosting what it calls a listening session to hear from tech leaders including the CEOs of Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm. The Thursday lunch meeting will address efforts to advance American leadership in artificial intelligence, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

MILAN | Fiat Chrysler taps Amazon, Shell execs to fill roles

MILAN— Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is tapping executives from Amazon and Shell Oil Company with previous automotive industry experience to fill its ranks. CEO Mike Manley said in a letter to employees Thursday that Mark Stewart would join FCA as chief operating officer of North America from Amazon, “a company known for its culture of innovation, … Continue reading MILAN | Fiat Chrysler taps Amazon, Shell execs to fill roles