Category: Technology

Schumer: ‘Nothing is off the table’ if GOP fills Ginsburg seat

In a Saturday conference call, Chuck Schumer said that “nothing is off the table next year” if Republicans try to rush to fill the open...

John Carmack says he’s ‘kind of embarrassed’ over Facebook’s social VR during pandemic

Facebook Reality Labs consulting CTO John Carmack says he’s “kind of embarrassed” about Facebook’s social VR offerings on Oculus headsets over the course of the...

After the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, controversial issues remain

For the first time in 27 years, high profile issues from abortion rights to health care will be devoid of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader...

PlayStation leads in TV ad impressions, but Square Enix is close behind

Gaming industry TV ad impressions saw an 87.71% increase from mid-August to mid-September, compared to the previous 30-day period. From August 16 through September 15,...

Lindsey Graham, 2016: Vacancies should not be filled in election years

A 2016 video of Sen. Lindsey Graham insisting that Supreme Court vacancies should never be filled in an election year is going viral on social...

Stardust Social Casino is a bet on enticing players with Las Vegas history

When Boyd Gaming launched Stardust Social Casino recently on iOS and Android, it was one more entry in a crowded social casino game market. But...

A Florida bar owner is banning customers from wearing masks amid the coronavirus pandemic

Gary Kirby, the owner of Westside Sports Bar and Lounge in West Melbourne, Florida, has a no-mask policy for his customers amid the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Black tech organizations grow amid calls for racial justice

Amazon applied science manager Dr. Nashlie Sephus has lived in New York City, Atlanta, Silicon Valley, and Seoul while pursuing her education and work in...

Doug Collins blasts Ruth Bader Ginsburg on abortion after her death

Just hours after the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Rep. Doug Collins attacked the late justice’s position on abortion on Twitter....

20 unique product designs that are simply mind-blowing » Gadget Flow

Here at Gadget Flow, finding the latest trends and innovations in product design is a big part of what we do. We know you always...

The DeanBeat: My quest to defeat latency

During the pandemic, I’ve been playing games and clogging up the internet like a lot of other gamers. On the highest level, the internet has...

The stock market will become disconnected from the economy in 2021 as companies expand layoffs, money manager says

Ina Fassbender/AFP/Getty Images The stock market will become disconnected from the economy in 2021, as a lot of layoffs become permanent, a money manager said. ...

PredictHQ forecasts live TV sports viewership to help local food outlets meet demand

As businesses struggle to adapt to a “new normal” under global lockdowns, technology is helping to buffer the impact. Ecommerce is booming, and companies that...

Wall Street is becoming increasingly confident the US stock sell-off is past its worst

New York Stock Exchange building is seen at the Financial District in New York City, United States on March 29, 2020. Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images...

Super Mario 3D All-Stars is Nintendo at its worst

I don’t know what I was expecting, but it was more than what Nintendo delivered with Super Mario 3D All-Stars. This bundle is available now...

PHOTOS: People hosted Ruth Bader Ginsburg vigil outside SCOTUS building

People stood in a somber silence outside of the Supreme Court building in an impromptu vigil honoring the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Ginsburg died...

Zoox gains approval to test autonomous vehicles without safety drivers in California

Amazon-owned Zoox today announced that it received a driverless testing permit from the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). With it, Zoox becomes the fourth...

Obama: RBG ‘fought to the end,’ next president should fill vacancy

Former President Barack Obama said Ruth Bader Ginsburg “fought to the end, through her cancer, with unwavering faith in our democracy and its ideals” in...

ProBeat: Robots need to solve mobility before we find their killer app

This week we published our interview with Boston Dynamics CEO Robert Playter. We discussed his first year as CEO; the company’s profitability target after three...

List: Who Trump will nominate to the Supreme Court

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has raised the stakes for the fate of the Supreme Court. President Donald Trump earlier this...

Apple Watch SE puts profits over public health by nixing ECG features

Though I probably wasn’t the first person to praise Apple’s addition of life-saving electrocardiogram (ECG) functionality to the Apple Watch Series 4, I was more...

McConnell confirms Senate will vote on Ruth Bader Ginsburg replacement

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell confirmed that the Senate will vote on a nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Ginsburg, 87, died of cancer...

AI Weekly: Cutting-edge language models can produce convincing misinformation if we don’t stop them

It’s been three months since OpenAI launched an API underpinned by cutting-edge language model GPT-3, and it continues to be the subject of fascination within...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at the age of 87

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at the age of 87. Her death was announced Friday evening. She had multiple types of cancer in the...

Unity’s stock rises 32% in first-day trading to $18.1 billion value

Unity Technologies saw its stock price rise 32% to $68.88 a share in the first day of trading as it launched an initial public offering...