Green Bay Packers say quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss game after Covid test positive

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Green Bay Packers superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss the team’s next game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, the Packers said after news reports Wednesday that he had tested positive for Covid. Head coach Matt LaFleur said only that Rodgers is part of the NFL’s Covid-19 protocol program. “It won’t be available this
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A start-up says its speech recognition technology beats Google and Amazon in reducing racial prejudice

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LONDON — A British speech recognition company says its software outperformed major tech companies such as Google and Amazon at understanding black voices. Speechmatics, based in Cambridge, England, said Tuesday its system had an overall accuracy of 83% for African-American voices. That’s higher than Microsoft (73%), Amazon (69%), Google (69%), IBM (62%) and Apple (55%),
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