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The Pixel 3's dual cameras are a tacit admission that AI can't do everything - yet

THE PIXEL 3'S DUAL CAMERAS ARE A TACIT ADMISSION THAT AI CAN'T DO EVERYTHING - YET

OPINION: Google's latest flagship smartphones - the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL - are finally shipping to customers, and the reviews are...

Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

FACEBOOK HIRES FORMER UK DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER NICK CLEGG TO RUN GLOBAL AFFAIRS

As the threat of data privacy regulation looms across the world, Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its...

 
 
 
Why Your Ecommerce Strategy Needs Facebook's Ad Transparency Tools, Now

WHY YOUR ECOMMERCE STRATEGY NEEDS FACEBOOK'S AD TRANSPARENCY TOOLS, NOW

Facebook advertising has had quite the year, to say the least. The Data Analytica scandal that rocked the social media platform back...

Research backs personalized nutrition process, even if data on customized products lacks, expert says

RESEARCH BACKS PERSONALIZED NUTRITION PROCESS, EVEN IF DATA ON CUSTOMIZED PRODUCTS LACKS, EXPERT SAYS

While personalized nutrition proponents like to push the benefits of the approach, there is little research that backs the notion that...

 
 
 
ParkWhiz's Arrive Network automates parking payments with wireless technology

PARKWHIZ'S ARRIVE NETWORK AUTOMATES PARKING PAYMENTS WITH WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY

ParkWhiz's new Arrive Network leverages wireless sensors to automatically charge parking reservations to drivers. It's rolling out...

Mysterious big data company Palantir is reportedly looking at an IPO - and could see a valuation of $41 billion

MYSTERIOUS BIG DATA COMPANY PALANTIR IS REPORTEDLY LOOKING AT AN IPO - AND COULD SEE A VALUATION OF $41 BILLION

Palantir, a secretive data analytics company cofounded by Peter Thiel, is in talks about going public in 2019, according to the Wall...

 
 
 
NFL playoff chances: Odds decline for Bears, improve for Ravens

NFL PLAYOFF CHANCES: ODDS DECLINE FOR BEARS, IMPROVE FOR RAVENS

AccuScore has used data from the first six weeks of the 2018 NFL season and simulated every remaining game. Updated playoff chances...

Apple Now Allows Users To Download, Change Or Delete Data It Has Collected

APPLE NOW ALLOWS USERS TO DOWNLOAD, CHANGE OR DELETE DATA IT HAS COLLECTED

Apple on Wednesday launched a new tool that allows users in the United States and several other countries to download, change or delete...

 
 
 
Post-IPO Chat With CEO of Anaplan As Its Trading Price Surge Holds

POST-IPO CHAT WITH CEO OF ANAPLAN AS ITS TRADING PRICE SURGE HOLDS

Enterprise planning software company Anaplan pulled off its IPO in the middle of a broad market slump last week-raising $263.5 million-and...

DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT: How to wipe your personal information from Facebook, Amazon, Google, and other major websites and apps

DELETE YOUR ACCOUNT: HOW TO WIPE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM FACEBOOK, AMAZON, GOOGLE, AND OTHER MAJOR WEBSITES AND APPS

Facebook revealed last week that hackers got access to the sensitive personal information of as many as 30 million users, causing many...

 
 
 
I switched to DuckDuckGo, the privacy-focused alternative to Google search that doesn't track your data - and I'm not sure it was worth it

I SWITCHED TO DUCKDUCKGO, THE PRIVACY-FOCUSED ALTERNATIVE TO GOOGLE SEARCH THAT DOESN'T TRACK YOUR DATA - AND I'M NOT SURE IT WAS WORTH IT

Back in the day, there were options when it came to search. Choosing between AOL, Yahoo, or Alta Vista kind of just depended on your...

What is Google Firebase? A Look at Developing Apps with Custom BaaS Support

WHAT IS GOOGLE FIREBASE? A LOOK AT DEVELOPING APPS WITH CUSTOM BAAS SUPPORT

Imagine a turnkey rental office space. When you lease the space, the infrastructure is already set up: utilities, workstations, phones,...

 
 
 
Apple brings EU data privacy features to U.S., tightens app and web privacy rules

APPLE BRINGS EU DATA PRIVACY FEATURES TO U.S., TIGHTENS APP AND WEB PRIVACY RULES

Apple has expanded its data and privacy mini site outside of Europe, enabling more users to automatically request, change, and delete...

Twitter releases archive of 10 million tweets from state-backed troll accounts

TWITTER RELEASES ARCHIVE OF 10 MILLION TWEETS FROM STATE-BACKED TROLL ACCOUNTS

Twitter has published an archive of nearly 10 million tweets from troll accounts today, providing a vast pile of data for academics...

 
 
 
Facebook Portal privacy walkback: company admits will collect data for ad-serving

FACEBOOK PORTAL PRIVACY WALKBACK: COMPANY ADMITS WILL COLLECT DATA FOR AD-SERVING

When Facebook entered the smart speaker business last week, it was keen to stress that it understood potential concerns about the privacy...

Facebook admits the Portal could spy on you

FACEBOOK ADMITS THE PORTAL COULD SPY ON YOU

When Facebook launched its long-awaited video chat devices Portal and Portal+ last week, many were understandably concerned about its...

 
 
 
Facebook's ‘Portal' Video Chat Device Could Be A ‘Data-Collection Monster,' Warns ‘Gizmodo'

FACEBOOK'S ‘PORTAL' VIDEO CHAT DEVICE COULD BE A ‘DATA-COLLECTION MONSTER,' WARNS ‘GIZMODO'

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the public's perception of Facebook has shifted. One of the effects of the scandal can be...

The 16 healthiest countries in the world

THE 16 HEALTHIEST COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD

The United States lags far behind the 10 healthiest countries in the world. Each year, the World Economic Forum releases its Global...

 
 
 
23andMe opened a fake house in NYC where you can meet your genes - take a look inside

23ANDME OPENED A FAKE HOUSE IN NYC WHERE YOU CAN MEET YOUR GENES - TAKE A LOOK INSIDE

It's been three years since 23andMe, a consumer genetics company, relaunched a new test that passed the scrutiny of the Food and Drug...

The Dow jumps more than 350 points

THE DOW JUMPS MORE THAN 350 POINTS

Stocks jumped Tuesday as strong earnings and economic data lifted spirits on Wall Street. The three major US indices had shed about...