True Story: A Robot Is Literally Running For Mayor In Japan

An "AI candidate" for mayor in Tokyo is promising fair and balanced politics in a news story out of a science fiction novel. Whether it's samurai...

Facebook Has The Power To Track You Even If You Delete...

Facebook has shed more light on how it tracks people around the web, and confirmed once and for all that it does indeed keep...

Game On: Pornhub Now Accepting Cryptocurrency

Pornhub has started accepting cryptocurrency as a payment option, the company announced today. The site now accepts Verge cryptocurrency, a rebranded version of Dogecoindark, which...

Queen Bee gives $100,000 To 4 Historically Black Colleges

Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges during her groundbreaking Coachella performance, and now the singer is donating $100,000 to four black universities. The superstar...

4 Types of Machine Intelligence You Need To Know

Cognitive computing, AI, machine learning, and deep learning are often used to describe the same thing, when they actually differ. We explain what the...

FDA Urges Tech Companies To Help Shut Down Opioid Online Sales

Fact: Opioids are part of a drug class that includes the illegal drug heroin as well as powerful pain relievers, such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine,...

Blurred Lines: Child Advocates Ask FTC to Investigate YouTube

Read carefully through the fine print of YouTube’s terms of service and you might notice that you’ve affirmed you are old enough to watch...

When Is It OK For Teachers To Search A Student’s Phone?

Most teens have phones or mobile devices, and most bring them to schools. And while younger children lag behind, evidence indicates they are catching...

Big Data Says: Men Are More Comfortable Giving Up Biometric Data...

Women are significantly more likely to take pictures of themselves than men, a global study into the phenomenon of taking selfies has found. However,...

Blockchain May Be The Future, But It’s Very Confusing. Here’s The...

Blockchain. If you're like me a year ago, the mere mention might make you go "huh?" Blockchain. If you're like me a year ago, the mere mention might...