Brodmann17 nabs $11M for its automotive computer vision tech that runs on any CPU

Brodmann17 nabs $11M for its automotive computer vision tech that runs on any CPU

Efficient computer vision systems are a critical component of autonomous and assisted driving vehicles, and now a startup that has developed a way to deliver computer vision technology without relying on costly and bulky hardware — by building deep learning software that can run even on low-end processors — has secured a round of funding…

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Boeing Promised Pilots a 737 Software Fix Last Year, but They’re Still Waiting

Boeing Promised Pilots a 737 Software Fix Last Year, but They’re Still Waiting

ImageA delay in a software update after a Boeing 737 Max 8 like these crashed in Indonesia in October is being scrutinized after the crash of another Max 8 in Ethiopia last weekend.CreditCreditNick Oxford for The New York TimesWeeks after a deadly crash involving a Boeing plane last October, company officials met separately with the…

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A 19-year-old WinRAR bug is being used to install malware

A 19-year-old WinRAR bug is being used to install malware

By renaming an ACE file with a RAR extension, hackers can manipulate WinRAR and extract a malicious program to a computer’s startup folder, explained Check Point, the company that discovered the bug. Without the user knowing, the program then runs automatically when the computer is restarted. According to McAfee, one exploit uses a bootleg copy…

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Attention, small business owners: These tax software programs make filing (almost) painless

Attention, small business owners: These tax software programs make filing (almost) painless

Tax software that’s capable of tackling complex returns can be every small business owner’s saving grace during tax season. DisclosureEvery product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. BEST OVERALL CHOICE Intuit TurboTax Business Support options that are included…

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