GoDaddy Terminates White Supremacist Web Site After Racial Post

 The web hosting company GoDaddy said on Sunday it had given The Daily Stormer 24 hours to move its domain to another provider after the extremist web site posted an article...

US ISPs Could Soon Monitor Your ‘secret’ Porn Viewing Habits

When I heard last week that Congress had voted to repeal restrictions that would’ve prohibited internet service providers (ISPs) from monitoring and selling users’ browsing histories, locations, app usage, identifying information, and more...

Your Fired: Google Dismisses James Damore for Anti-Diversity Memo

The First Amendment protects Americans' free speech rights from being restricted by the government, not their employer. You don't have a right to use your company's computer system to publish your...

The Rise of the Racist Robots – How AI Is Learning All Our Worst...

There is a saying in computer science: garbage in, garbage out. When we feed machines data that reflects our prejudices, they mimic them – from antisemitic chatbots to racially biased software....

Half of the World’s Population Uses Social Media

While it may seem like everyone in the world is on social media, it's only about 40 percent. About 3.8 billion people in the world have access to the internet and 3 billion...

Here’s How Easy It Is to Become a Phony Instagram Influencer

After reporting how Instagram influencer marketing was now a billion dollar industry, marketing agency Mediakix has conducted an investigation into the murky world of online fakers. The website created two phony Instagram...

Enter Asus New ZenFone AR Now Available for $599

Taiwanese computer and phone manufacturer Asus has now started selling its uber-powerful ZenFone AR. The company claims it’s the first device that’s compatible with both Google’s Project Tango augmented reality tech and...

Music and Artificial Intelligence

  Tech firms have developed artificial intelligence (AI) that can learn how to write music. So will machines soon be composing symphonies, hit singles and bespoke soundtracks?  TRY IT OUT You can experiment with AI...

Amazon Wants To Hire 50,000 People. So Far It Only Has 20,000 Applicants

On Aug. 2, Amazon set out to hire 50,000 people, with a dozen job fairs held at sites around the United States. So far it has received 20,000 applications. Whether the company meets...

Your Smartphone Reduces Your Brainpower, Even If It’s Just Sitting There

I sit down at the table, move my napkin to my lap, and put my phone on the table face-down. I am at a restaurant, I am relaxed, and I am...