U.S. news sites are ghosting European readers on GDPR deadline

U.S. NEWS SITES ARE GHOSTING EUROPEAN READERS ON GDPR DEADLINE

A cluster of U.S. news websites has gone dark for readers in Europe as the EU's new privacy laws went into effect on Friday. The ruleset,...

Facebook is building chips to analyze and filter live video

FACEBOOK IS BUILDING CHIPS TO ANALYZE AND FILTER LIVE VIDEO

Facebook is in the process of making its own chips for filtering video content, chief AI scientist Yann LeCun revealed today in a talk...

 
 
 
Eric Schmidt shoots down Elon Musk's doomsday vision of AI's threat to humanity: 'Elon is exactly wrong'

ERIC SCHMIDT SHOOTS DOWN ELON MUSK'S DOOMSDAY VISION OF AI'S THREAT TO HUMANITY: 'ELON IS EXACTLY WRONG'

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt has shot down Elon Musk's doomsday vision of AI. Speaking at VivaTech in France, Schmidt said Musk "is wrong"...

The DeanBeat: The battle royale between Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Battlefield V

THE DEANBEAT: THE BATTLE ROYALE BETWEEN CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS 4 AND BATTLEFIELD V

Activision and Electronic Arts disclosed the war plans for their big first-person shooter games of the year, and now it's time for...

 
 
 
Sallie Krawcheck, once the 'most powerful woman on Wall Street,' says her startup Ellevest doesn't 'empower' women - because that's not what they need

SALLIE KRAWCHECK, ONCE THE 'MOST POWERFUL WOMAN ON WALL STREET,' SAYS HER STARTUP ELLEVEST DOESN'T 'EMPOWER' WOMEN - BECAUSE THAT'S NOT WHAT THEY NEED

Sallie Krawcheck is the founder and CEO of Ellevest , an investment company for women. Krawcheck's résumé includes running the wealth...

Oil is getting whacked after report says OPEC might boost production

OIL IS GETTING WHACKED AFTER REPORT SAYS OPEC MIGHT BOOST PRODUCTION

Oil was down more than 2% Friday morning. Reuters reports that OPEC is considering easing supply cuts. Follow oil prices in real time...

 
 
 
No sign of Russia's isolation at opening of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

NO SIGN OF RUSSIA'S ISOLATION AT OPENING OF ST. PETERSBURG INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM

The opening day of the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum , Russia's annual marquee business event, has seen global leaders...

The Bond Market Is Calling The Fed's Bluff

THE BOND MARKET IS CALLING THE FED'S BLUFF

From Adem Tumerkan : This week, the Federal Reserve's FOMC Minutes confirmed what we've been thinking - that the Fed will find a way...

 
 
 
Australia's intelligence chief warns of 'unprecedented' foreign interference with more spies now than during the Cold War

AUSTRALIA'S INTELLIGENCE CHIEF WARNS OF 'UNPRECEDENTED' FOREIGN INTERFERENCE WITH MORE SPIES NOW THAN DURING THE COLD WAR

The director-general of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation warned that foreign interference is happening on an "unprecedented...

The White House gift shop has already discounted the commemorative coin it made for the now-canceled summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un

THE WHITE HOUSE GIFT SHOP HAS ALREADY DISCOUNTED THE COMMEMORATIVE COIN IT MADE FOR THE NOW-CANCELED SUMMIT BETWEEN TRUMP AND KIM JONG UN

Gifts made to commemorate the summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un are now being sold for a discount...

 
 
 
A legendary 'Star Wars' actor has a brief cameo in 'Solo' and you probably missed it

A LEGENDARY 'STAR WARS' ACTOR HAS A BRIEF CAMEO IN 'SOLO' AND YOU PROBABLY MISSED IT

Warning: There are spoilers for "Solo: A Star Wars Story" below. "Solo" is the first story in "Star Wars" history that won't feature...

'Solo' brings back an iconic 'Star Wars' character we never thought we'd see again - here's what it means for future movies

'SOLO' BRINGS BACK AN ICONIC 'STAR WARS' CHARACTER WE NEVER THOUGHT WE'D SEE AGAIN - HERE'S WHAT IT MEANS FOR FUTURE MOVIES

Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for "Solo: A Star Wars Story." There are a few returning actors from the "Star Wars" franchise...

 
 
 
After chilly spring, beer industry hopes Memorial Day weekend will kickstart sales

AFTER CHILLY SPRING, BEER INDUSTRY HOPES MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND WILL KICKSTART SALES

A lagging beer industry hopes a strong Memorial Day weekend can help make the glass look half full again. So far, 2018 has not been...

Andy Rubin's Essential is reportedly up for sale and has cancelled work on its next smartphone

ANDY RUBIN'S ESSENTIAL IS REPORTEDLY UP FOR SALE AND HAS CANCELLED WORK ON ITS NEXT SMARTPHONE

Essential, the smartphone company helmed by Android co-creator Andy Rubin is trying to sell itself and has cancelled development of...

 
 
 
Twitter unveils new political ad guidelines set to go into effect this summer

TWITTER UNVEILS NEW POLITICAL AD GUIDELINES SET TO GO INTO EFFECT THIS SUMMER

Following the unrelenting wave of controversy around Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, Twitter announced new...

Facebook Just Created a Giant Public Database of Online Political Ads

FACEBOOK JUST CREATED A GIANT PUBLIC DATABASE OF ONLINE POLITICAL ADS

Facebook's plan to prevent governments and trolls from interfering with U.S. elections involves showing users more information about...

 
 
 
GreenSky raises $874 million, one of highest Fintech IPOs to date

GREENSKY RAISES $874 MILLION, ONE OF HIGHEST FINTECH IPOS TO DATE

GreenSky Inc., a digital platform for loan lending and one of Atlanta's fastest-growing fintech firms, announced Thursday the pricing...

Trump signs bipartisan bill rolling back some Dodd-Frank bank regulations

TRUMP SIGNS BIPARTISAN BILL ROLLING BACK SOME DODD-FRANK BANK REGULATIONS

WASHINGTON - President Trump on Thursday signed bipartisan legislation rolling back some of the Dodd-Frank financial rules put in place...

 
 
 
Elon Musk's Twitter rant is a smoke and mirrors tactic that hides the disturbing truth about Tesla

ELON MUSK'S TWITTER RANT IS A SMOKE AND MIRRORS TACTIC THAT HIDES THE DISTURBING TRUTH ABOUT TESLA

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been on an extended Twitter rant against critics of the company. His most recent target is the media, which...

Trump warns North Korea against 'foolish or reckless acts' after canceling the Kim Jong Un summit

TRUMP WARNS NORTH KOREA AGAINST 'FOOLISH OR RECKLESS ACTS' AFTER CANCELING THE KIM JONG UN SUMMIT

President Donald Trump warned Kim Jong Un against trying anything foolish after he canceled the planned June 12 summit between the...