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Facebook AR Glasses May Soon Take Over Smartphones and PCs

Right from the time virtual and augmented reality became a trend in the tech world, Mark Zuckerberg was always persistent on implementing the same in his projects. Taking this vision into...

To Fix Algorithmic Bias, We First Need To Fix Ourselves

In 2014, two 18-year-old girls found an unlocked kid’s bicycle and a Razor scooter in a residential area of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Sade Jones and Brisha Borden decided to ride them...

Walmart Has A Futuristic New Weapon In The War on Amazon

Walmart is plotting a floating warehouse that would dispatch products by drone. The retailer has applied for a patent for a warehouse that would dispatch products by drone, taking them straight...

Online Dating Sucks Because Of The Algorithms Not The People

Back in 2005, I decided to try online dating. My biggest concern was about how to write my dating profile. I also struggled with opening up with strangers, and I thought...

Voice Biometrics Presents A Effective New Weapon Against Fraud and Crime

Advanced voice biometrics tools offer multiple new ways to mitigate fraud and risk Voice biometrics, now coming into its own as a highly accurate means of authenticating users, presents multiple new opportunities...

Is Virtual Reality the Future or Another Disappointing Technology?

VR headset sales have been pretty disappointing, and it may take years for the technology to live up to its potential. When Facebook  bought Oculus in 2014, Samsung released Gear VR in 2015, and...

This Data Startup Will Know All Your Dirty Little Lies

There’s a startup in India quietly crunching enormous amounts of dark data. Quantta Analytics is digesting unstructured data – text messages, documents, email, video and audio files, and still images. It also ingests...

Neo Nazi Site’s Publisher Pissed He Got No Home On Internet

A neo-Nazi website's publisher said Wednesday that he has "effectively been completely banned from the internet" after mocking the victim of a deadly car attack at a white nationalist rally in...

Body Scanners Being Testing In Los Angeles Subway System

Aiming to stay ahead of an evolving threat against transit systems worldwide, officials in Los Angeles are testing out airport-style body scanners that screen subway passengers for firearms and explosives. As commuters...

The Republic of Amazon Can Borrow More Cheaply Than Many Countries

Amazon borrowed $16 billion in the bond market yesterday, the fourth-largest deal of its kind this year, according to CNBC. It’s using the money to finance its $14 billion takeover of Whole...