October 31, 2017

GameStop’s new subscription plan is like Netflix for used games

GameStop is getting its own Netflix-like subscription plan. For $60, gamers get a six-month subscription — dubbed ‘Power Pass’ — that allows them to pick any […]
October 31, 2017

NASA released a playlist of creepy space sounds in time for Halloween

NASA has released “spooky” sounds from space and it’s the stuff of nightmares — just in time for Halloween. To most of us, space is deafeningly […]
October 31, 2017

After 10 years the Like Button still gets a thumbs up from us

The Like Button, made famous by Facebook, has officially hit its 10th anniversary — and it’s so ubiquitous that it’s hard to imagine our internet without […]
October 31, 2017

Russians orchestrated rallies and protests across America using Facebook

Russian-backed Facebook Pages were responsible for dozens of real-world political events in the US, including a “Blue Lives Matter” rally in one city and a police […]
October 31, 2017

Opinion: Saudi Arabia was wrong to give citizenship to a robot

Saudi Arabia last week granted citizenship to a robot. While the middle-eastern country may be much maligned for its stances on women’s equality and LGBTQ rights, […]
October 30, 2017

YouTube’s cable-cutter option rolls out to Xbox One and select smart TVs

YouTube’s new(ish) streaming service, YouTube TV, is about to land on a whole bunch more smart TVs and gaming systems. Over the next few days, YouTube […]
October 30, 2017

Microsoft employee installs Chrome mid-presentation because Edge keeps crashing

This is truly half-brutal, half-hilarious. A Microsoft employee was forced to pause his Azure presentation in the middle of a live demo session in order to […]
October 30, 2017

Blockchain courts will offer effective dispute resolution in smart contracts

Arbitration is a fundamental aspect of human relationships be it social, professional, or business relationships. The emotional and psychological composition of humans cannot be absolutely prevented […]
October 30, 2017

Researchers develop unsupervised AI to spot illegal drug sales on Twitter

Our newest ally in the fight against opioid abuse is a computer that’s learning how to figure out when humans are selling each other prescription medication […]