Jacob Kleinman

Jacob Kleinman has been working as a journalist online and in print since he arrived at Wesleyan University in 2007. After graduating, he took a blogging job at the International Business Times and quickly dove into tech journalism, helping launch two sister sites focused on technology and design. When he's not writing mobile news for TechnoBuffalo he's covering tech events in New York, weaving through traffic on his bike or hunting down his next slice of pizza. Jacob lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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Interview: IBM Watson's creative director on Amazon Echo and how AI can save lives

Interview: IBM Watson's creative director on Amazon Echo and how AI can save lives

Jacob Kleinman

IBM Watson burst onto the scene in 2011 as a Jeopardy-playing computer and quickly became synonymous with artificial intelligence. Since then, AI has become a lot more commonplace thanks to the rise of digital assistants like Siri, Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant, but Watson is still chugging away in more ways than you might think, powering everything from cancer treatment software...

Google I/O 2016 top 5 announcements: Google Home, Allo, Daydream and more

Google I/O 2016 top 5 announcements: Google Home, Allo, Daydream and more

Jacob Kleinman

Google just wrapped up I/O 2016, the company’s annual developers conference, and there’s plenty of information to soak up. The company announced an exciting new smart home product, a pair of mobile apps, an entire virtual reality platform and some news on its Android N update. That’s a lot to take in, but we have you covered with our rundown of the five biggest announcements from Google...