Alphabet’s X inks deal with the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to install 2,000 boxes that provide high-speed wireless internet using light beams (Paresh Dave/Reuters)

Paresh Dave / Reuters: Alphabet’s X inks deal with the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to install 2,000 boxes that provide high-speed wireless internet using

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Sources: Samsung plans to launch its smart speaker, using Bixby and focusing on audio quality and connected device management, in first half of 2018; price TBD (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Sources: Samsung plans to launch its smart speaker, using Bixby and focusing on audio quality and connected device management, in first half of 2018;

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Nine European press agencies call for internet giants including Facebook, Google, and Twitter to be forced to pay copyright for using their news content (AFP)

AFP: Nine European press agencies call for internet giants including Facebook, Google, and Twitter to be forced to pay copyright for using their news content 

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How companies are using AI to automate HR and workforce management tasks, a shift that could lead to narrower roles for some managers (Sam Schechner/Wall Street Journal)

Sam Schechner / Wall Street Journal: How companies are using AI to automate HR and workforce management tasks, a shift that could lead to narrower

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