Thursday, April 26, 2018

Fighting Fake News and Forging Real Diplomacy

OPINIONFighting Fake News and Forging Real DiplomacyWhat we do about fake news today could have a major impact on our future. Two new...

With Custom Skills, Alexa Inches Closer to Being One of the Family

With Custom Skills, Alexa Inches Closer to Being One of the FamilyAmazon on Thursday introduced Alexa Skill Blueprints, adding personalization capabilities to its...

Nix This Innovative OS for Its Uninviting Complexity

LINUX PICKS AND PANSNix This Innovative OS for Its Uninviting Complexity NixOS is a modern and flexible GNU/Linux-based distribution that...

Facebook Rolls Out European-Style Privacy Protections

Facebook Rolls Out European-Style Privacy ProtectionsFacebook on Tuesday unveiled a comprehensive series of privacy enhancements designed to extend protections required by the European...

The Electronics Industry: A Pawn in the US vs. China Chess Game

ANALYSISThe Electronics Industry: A Pawn in the US vs. China Chess Game Rising tensions between China and the United States have led...

Frontiers in Blockchain: first peer-reviewed journal dedicated to blockchain from a scientific publisher

The new journal will be led by Professor Olinga Ta’eed, Director, Centre for Citizenship, Enterprise and Governance (CCEG), and Dr Christopher Clack, financial computing...

Vulnerabilities Abound in Popular Android Apps: Report

Vulnerabilities Abound in Popular Android Apps: ReportAbout 20 percent of the most popular Android Apps available through the Google Play Store contain open...

Microsoft, Facebook, Oracle Among 34 Firms to Join Cybersecurity Tech Accord

Microsoft, Facebook, Oracle Among 34 Firms to Join Cybersecurity Tech Accord Microsoft, Oracle and Facebook, along with 31 other companies, on Tuesday...

Swedish Sounds, Cool Phones, and Smart Switches

GADGET DREAMS AND NIGHTMARESSwedish Sounds, Cool Phones, and Smart SwitchesWelcome to Gadget Dreams and Nightmares, the column that delves into the latest gadget...

Facebook and Google Could Be Nationalized in 5-10 Years

OPINIONFacebook and Google Could Be Nationalized in 5-10 Years After reading Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony, and viewing some video clips of...

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Artificial intelligence tricked by optical illusion, just like humans

The stationary “rotating snake illusion” image, where the circles are mistakenly perceived as rotating by the human brain. Photo courtesy of Professor...