Spotify Could Be Working on an Apple HomePod Killer
Streaming music provider Spotify appears to be working on a hardware product. And some industry watchers question whether an Apple HomePod alternative is in the works. Spotify...
3 minutes ago - Fortune
Silicon Valley: From Disruption to Dystopia
Joel Kotkin , The Daily Beast The tech oligarchs who already dominate our culture and commerce, manipulate our moods, and shape the behaviors of our children while accumulating...
5 minutes ago - Real Clear Politics
At The Winter Olympics, Robots Are Here To Help. But Don't Assume They Work All Hours
Directions, weather reports and water bottles are a few things robots are delivering at the Olympics. They're also helping South Korea present itself as a tech-savvy nation...
23 minutes ago - NPR
South Korea Crypto, Qualcomm, Russia Bot Army: Data Sheet, Feb. 20, 2018
Good morning. Fortune digital editor Andrew Nusca here, filling in for Adam. While much of the world froths over ill-advised comments made by a Facebook ad exec on Friday in...
33 minutes ago - Fortune
Intelligent Machines That Learn Like Children
Machines that learn like children provide deep insights into how the mind and body act together to bootstrap knowledge and skills
53 minutes ago - Scientific American
Tech rivals' stealth lobbying fight against Google
1 hour ago - Politico
Tesla Hackers Hijacked Amazon Cloud Account to Mine Cryptocurrency
An unidentified hacker or hackers broke into a Tesla-owned Amazon cloud account and used it to “mine” cryptocurrency, security researchers said. The breach also exposed...
1 hour ago - Fortune - 2 articles
Microsoft Chairman John Thompson Talks Cloud Competition, Diversity, and New Rubrik Board Seat
Microsoft chairman John Thompson has another position to add to his 40-plus year-career with some of the world's biggest tech companies. The former Symantec CEO and IBM IBM...
1 hour ago - Fortune
Benghazi's Tech Community Looks To Estonia As Libya's Best Hope
That paradox of a 'poor rich state' is not lost on Tatweer Research's CEO, who agrees with the initial decision to sequester Libya's sovereign wealth - but feels the effects of...
1 hour ago - Forbes
Nasdaq Says It Will Delist Long Blockchain, the Iced-Tea-Turned-Bitcoin Company
The Nasdaq stock exchange has notified New Jersey-based Long Blockchain, Inc. that it would delist the stock because the company's market capitalization was too low. Long...
1 hour ago - Fortune
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Rite Aid is being sold to grocery store chain Albertsons
Albertsons owns Safeway, Vons and other grocery brands. Now it's getting deeper into the pharmacy business with a deal to buy Rite Aid.
Bride gets stuck in elevator on way to wedding reception
She missed cocktail hour!
While you were sleeping: Uh oh - Slovenian hockey player fails Olympic drug test
Hot Buttered Post is your daily guide to can't-miss events and the headlines you need to start your Olympic day. All times ET. While you were sleeping ANOTHER ONE Slovenian...
Teacher in video body-slamming student reportedly fired
A substitute teacher in North Carolina was fired this week after video footage emerged of him apparently slamming a 12-year-old student to the ground. The incident, which...
President Donald Trump endorses Mitt Romney for Senate
The endorsement marked the latest chapter in an at-times tumultuous relationship.
Norway tops Slovenia, 1st Olympic men's hockey win since '94
GANGNEUNG, South Korea - Patrick Thoresen knows it has been a long time since Norway won a men's hockey game at the Olympics. It's not even a sure thing to qualify. So on...
Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Tuesday, Feb. 20, in Pyeongchang
Key events for the U.S. on Tuesday include the women's downhill in Alpine skiing and the women's singles portion of figure skating.
Trump: Dems defended election integrity until they lost
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is again accusing his predecessor of not doing enough to prevent Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Trump tweets that's...
EU advocate says Poland broke law by logging in forest
WARSAW, Poland - The European Union's top advocate said Tuesday that Poland has infringed environmental laws with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine...
R. Kelly evicted, owes $30K in unpaid rent for Georgia homes
Court filings show Kelly paid $3,000 a month and $11,542 a month, respectively, for two homes just 2 miles apart.