Veteran NBC anchor Tom Brokaw chided senators Wednesday for asking a series of questions to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg that exposed their lack of understanding of the platform and social media as a whole. Zuckerberg’s appearance demonstrated most Senators think the digital age means you can still count with your fingers — Tom Brokaw (@tombrokaw) […]
Start-up company Bodega was set to compete with bodegas on street corners across New York City, using vending-machine-like systems to streamline transactions. However, this technological threat sparked outrage, where critics claimed that the founders were misappropriating immigrant culture — bodegas are often run by immigrants — among other things.
An interesting read on Uber’s money grab at the New York Times. Photo by FotoGrazio
It’s happening! Self-driving cars being tested by Uber in Pittsburgh, but who knows if it’ll actually make it to the road in the end.
Jill Watson was a teaching assistant programmed to help students in one of Georgia Tech’s courses and few students, if any, knew about it.
Fingerprinting is now a part of the ISIS operation: Islamic State’s information office in Iraq released a slick pictorial report on Saturday showcasing an advanced new tool acquired by the so-called caliphate: Fingerprinting. The Muslim extremist group announced it had acquired microscopes and magnifying glasses and was in the process of recruiting forensics-minded foreign fighters, […]
A good job by Judicial Watch to do this ahead of the House Select Committee hearing on Benghazi:
CNN laid of dozens of employees yesterday in its two documentary units as it continues to streamline operations, according to TVNewser. The network said in a statement that it will continue to produce in-house documentaries, but that outside production companies will handle much of its long-form journalism. “We are transitioning to an acquisition model for […]
4/12/2018 - Tom Brokaw Chides Senators for Asking Facebook’s Zuckerberg Tech-Illiterate Questions
9/20/2017 - Outrage Mob Assembles over Bodega Boxes, Accuses Founders of Appropriating Culture
6/21/2016 - How is Uber Continuing to Raise Money?
5/20/2016 - Uber to Test Self-Driving Cars in Pittsburgh
5/9/2016 - Georgia Tech Fools Students with AI Teaching Assistant
4/5/2016 - ISIS Launches Their Own CSI Forensics Arm
10/23/2015 - Conservative Group Judicial Watch Uses SnapChat to Mock Hillary Clinton during Benghazi Hearing
3/24/2012 - CNN Lays Off Dozens as It Moves to Outsource Documentaries