Getting Internet Service in Rural New Mexico Takes More Than “Doing the Math”

Sherry Robinson, columnist.

Spools of fiber-optic cable are becoming a more common sight across the state since the federal government has begun funding Internet projects. It’s a good thing, isn’t it? Maybe not, if you listen to naysayers. In April, the US Department of Agriculture announced that New Mexico would receive $40 million for three rural broadband projects, … Read more

The new version of MakuluLinux takes artificial intelligence to the max

MakuluLinux Max beta

The first beta version of MakuluLinux Max brings artificial intelligence into everyday desktop use. Max’s AI entity, Electra, could very well be the start of a new kind of innovation being adopted by other distro developers. Raise the bar on what Linux users should expect from their computing platform. Max is a new distribution from … Read more

Baidu: Buy before AI hype takes hold (NASDAQ:BIDU)

China

Kevin Frayer Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) benefited from two critical drivers: the reopening of the Chinese economy and AI generative trends. Therefore, BIDU has outperformed Tencent (OTCPK:TCEHY) and Alibaba (BABA) since October 2022, as China’s leading AI company is eager to expand its leadership to gain share. Baidu’s solid Q2 23 earnings release demonstrated the … Read more