Week in Review: Most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of April 7, 2024

Get caught up on the latest technology and startup news from the past week. Here are the most popular stories on GeekWire for the week of April 7, 2024.
Sign

Read more on

What is artificial intelligence (AI)?

This exciting field of computer science focuses on technologies that mimic human intelligence — with AI systems becoming way more prevalent in recent years.

Read more on

ATFX, XTX and LIquidnet and More: Executive Moves of the Week

This week marked a decline in executive appointments across the forex, crypto, and fintech sectors, suggesting a slight reduction in industry transitions.Recently, the financial industry has witnessed several noteworthy executive

Read more on

Dove just made the best AI-related ad yet

The brand’s pledge to never use artificial intelligence for its images builds on work its been doing for decades.

When Dove launched its “Evolution” commercial in 2006, it went

Read more on

Your ‘AI first’ company is giving me AI fatigue

Not every company is an AI-first company. Stop trying to force it.

We are officially reaching the phase in the tech cycle where a new technology (in this case,

Read more on

My haunted Roomba S9+ kept me up all night and iRobot says there’s no way to fix it

I’m going to tell you that my Roomba S9 Plus is haunted, but don’t dwell on the haunting. The buttons are stuck, which may or may not be related. I

Read more on

GeekWire Podcast: Amazon CTO Werner Vogels on the rapid progress of AI, and its impact on society

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels sits down for a wide-ranging conversation on the GeekWire Podcast at Amazon in Seattle, focusing on issues including AI and social responsibility. (GeekWire Photo / Todd

Read more on

There are thousands of deals at Amazon right now – here are 13 bargains I'd buy

Monday has officially arrived, and if you’re browsing for some bargains to get your week started, Amazon has some fantastic deals right now. Amazon’s sale includes discounts on tech gadgets

Read more on

Elon Musk's self-driving Tesla, a Cybertruck teardown, boosting phone batteries: The most popular tech stories

You never have to wait long for another story about the odd engineering choices of the Tesla Cybertruck. A new teardown videois going to show that even the angular truck’s

Read more on

AI could be the prescription that healthcare systems need so desperately

With pressure increasing on healthcare systems globally and many countries still struggling to clear the backlog from the pandemic, Microsoft believes AI holds the key to addressing both administrative burdens

Read more on

Expression-matching robot will haunt your dreams but someday it might be your only friend

Most of the best robots, ones that can walk, run, climb steps, and do parkour, do not have faces, and there may be a good reason for that. If any

Read more on

Engineers in Oregon train dog robot to walk on Moon

The engineering team has a two-year $2 million grant to help Nasa study the Moon’s surface.

Read more on