October 17, 2017

Computers will soon be able to fix themselves – will that kill IT departments?

Robots and AI are replacing workers at an alarming rate, from simple manual tasks to making complex legal decisions and medical diagnoses. But the AI itself, […]
October 17, 2017

Facebook Live cuts out the middle man, adds its own screen-sharing feature

Facebook today added an option to share your screen directly on Facebook Live, thus eliminating the need for other software for many users. The feature was […]
October 17, 2017

Why should you care about the AI chips in Apple and Huawei’s new phones?

Earlier this year, both Apple and Huawei made a lot of noise about the new processors in their latest phones, touting the inclusion of a game-changing […]
October 17, 2017

Tesla employees bite back, calling recent firings a cost-cutting measure

After San Jose Mercury News first reported Friday that Tesla was firing 400 to 700 employees of the motors division, speculation swirled. The Model 3 was […]
October 17, 2017

‘Think of the Children’ is a video game that captures the hell of parenting

The best form of birth control is spending a few minutes around some children. They are cunning creatures bent on their own self-destruction and it’s about […]
October 17, 2017

Driverless cars bring visions of building boom, suburban sprawl

(Bloomberg) – It’s 2027 (or 2037) and the age of the self-driving car. City-dwellers have traded in their car keys for ride hails. Street parking has […]
October 17, 2017

Snapchat is opening a Hollywood studio to make shows just for your tiny screen

Snap and NBCUniversal have teamed up to create a Hollywood studio set to focus on mobile entertainment. The joint venture aims to bring longer, scripted content […]
October 17, 2017

WhatsApp borrows live location sharing from Facebook

WhatsApp today announced that users would be able to share their location live in the app. Your friends and family will be able to follow your […]
October 16, 2017

Study: Hacker News users value code quality just as much as a work-life balance

What happens when you shift the conversation around tech recruiting away from cold, hard money towards something less tangible, like values? According to Lynne Tye, founder […]