Faceapp, the viral aging app, might be investigated by the FBI
What you need to know Chuck Schumer has formally requested an investigation into the app Concerns center around user privacy and data collection. The FTC and FBI have not...
3 hours ago - iMore - 2 articles
Lower East Side retail condo next to Katz's Deli trades for $89M
A retail condo next to Katz's Deli on the Lower East Side just traded in a deal with some extra mustard on it. The developers behind 196 Orchard Street, Ben Shaoul's Magnum...
9 hours ago - The Real Deal New York
Kids in the US and China have starkly different goals, as revealed by a survey that asked them if they'd rather become astronauts or YouTubers
American kids would rather be YouTubers than astronauts when they grow up, according to a survey by The Harris Poll . In China , the trend is reversed - more kids are...
10 hours ago - Business Insider
Google's Parrotron is an AI tool for people with speech impediments
Google's Parrotron is an AI tool that makes disfluent speech from people with impediments more intelligible to both people and automatic speech recognizers.
12 hours ago - Venture Beat
Shadow's Edge adventure game helps kids cope with chronic disease
EXCLUSIVE: Shadow's Edge isn't meant to be a blockbuster game, but it may be much more meaningful to the people that it reaches. It is a free mobile game for teens and young...
15 hours ago - Venture Beat
How AI companies can avoid ethics washing
Ethics washing is unethical, but some AI companies aren't afraid to engage in the practice. Here are some ways to avoid it.
17 hours ago - Venture Beat
Keep infants, children safe from heat-related vehicle death
Staff reports Among those at greatest risk for heat-related illnesses are infants and children younger than 4. Heat stroke is one of the leading causes of non-crash...
1 day ago - News OK
AR/VR early stage valuations soften, leading to investment and merger opportunities
If the market begins to take off in late 2020 - potentially driven by Apple, Facebook and others - early stage deal makers could reap the rewards.
1 day ago - Venture Beat
Video Games Are One of The Biggest Tech Incubators Available
Video games are typically thought of as solely a leisure activity-and they often are. But the gaming industry of 2019 is also proving to be a tech incubation powerhouse. At the...
1 day ago - Fortune
Aero Precision Newest Gearbox Giveaway Sponsor
NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Aero Precision has agreed to sponsor a...
1 day ago - NSSF
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Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope
Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred.
Former Louisiana State University student convicted in fraternity hazing death
The teen's parents said Wednesday that they were grateful for the verdict, even though it would not bring back their son.
Trump Fans Have New Rallying Cry
A combative President Donald Trump rallied Republican supporters Wednesday in North Carolina, harshly criticizing four fiery, left-wing congresswoman of being un-American and...
Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...
During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment.
Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...
He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug...
House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort
The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color.
An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police
Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea.
Elijah ‘Pumpsie' Green, the Red Sox's first black player, dead at 85
BOSTON - Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah “Pumpsie” Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85. The Red Sox said Green...
Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory
BALTIMORE - Trey Mancini hit two home runs and Baltimore pummeled the Washington Nationals' ineffective bullpen in a 9-2 victory Wednesday night that provided the Orioles with...
‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife
A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations.