A notable PUBG leaker claims that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds could be going free-to-play.
Hundreds of thousands of law enforcement agents in the US have the authority to use blackbox AI to conduct unethical surveillance, generate evidence, and circumvent our Fourth Amendment protections. And there’s little reason to believe anyone’s going to do anything about it. The problem is that blackbox AI systems are a goldmine for startups, big tech, and politicians. And, since the general public is ignorant about what they do or how they’re being used, law enforcement agencies have carte blanche do whatever they want. Let’s start with the individual officers. Any cop, regardless of affiliation or status, has access to dozens…This story continues at The Next Web
Episode three of Adweek's newest series, The Most Powerful Women in Sports, features Julie Uhrman, co-founder and president of Angel City FC, an Los Angeles-based National Women's Soccer League franchise rolling out next spring. Uhrman spoke with Adweek's chief content officer Lisa Granatstein about the deeper meaning and mission behind Angel City FC. Think FC...
Blue Origin said NASA had been "unfair" when it gave a contract to SpaceX. Now Jeff Bezos wants his space company to have a second chance.
"There's so much we had to leave out. Really, what this needs is a six-hour limited series."
The iPhone 13 could be coming in September, but does it make sense to wait for Apple's newest iPhone or buy last year's iPhone 12? Here's how to tell what's the best decision for you.
Video marketing has become a popular way for entrepreneurs to advertise their products.
Zomato’s first-day performance will serve as a barometer for India’s budding tech scene of unprofitable unicorns, which has produced a coterie of up-and-coming giants from Ant Group Co.-backed Paytm to Walmart Inc.’s Flipkart
Thunderbolt external drives may be fast, but they’re not typically sturdy, something OWC aims to change with its new super-durable Envoy Pro SX. On the inside, there’s a big chunk of high-speed SSD storage; on the outside, there’s a ruggedized case which OWC promises is dust, drop, and water-proofed to IP67. In fact, the company says, it engaged a third-party … Continue reading
But a future for the iPhone SE likely means an end for the iPhone mini.
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TikTok users often express awe or dismay at the seemingly uncanny accuracy of the app’s recommendation algorithm. The Wall Street Journal published a video today that dives into how TikTok customizes your feed.
WSJ investigators ran an experiment where they created bot accounts with assigned interests. The bots “watched” videos in TikTok, pausing or replaying any that had images or hashtags relevant to those interests. The WSJ team reviewed the results with Guillaume Chaslot, an algorithm expert who previously worked at YouTube.
The findings line up with TikTok’s explanations of how its recommendations work. TikTok has previously said the For You feed is personalized based on the kinds of videos you interact with, how you interact with...
Almost overnight, platforms that offer non-dilutive capital for recurring revenue businesses have become white-hot. It was only in March that Pipe — which aims to be the “Nasdaq for revenue” — raised $150 million, but two months later had raised $250 million at a $2 billion valuation. This fever is now reaching Europe, where today […]
Consumers expect to recycle items like cans, glass and paper but when it comes to getting rid of the things they wear, it tends to wind up in the garbage without much thought. An alliance between Madewell and clothing resale platform thredUP wants to change that. Around 11.3 tons of textiles are sent to landfill...
Tapping the potential among SME businesses appears to be the key rationale for the acquisition of Just Dial
DirectStorage just got its first Developer Preview, and it seems like it will be supported on Windows 10 after all.
The deal would represent a "historic, transformative, and balanced approach to civilian oversight," Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said.
Disney is far from the first to cultivate a larger presence in Florida after firms from Wall Street to Silicon Valley flocked there amid the pandemic.
The overlapping in job roles is uncanny: The best investors and founders have to find focus through the noise, understand the weight of due diligence and pitch others with conviction.
Social Media Week: Los Angeles (SMWLA) made its return to both the virtual and physical stages this summer. Adweek's first semi-hybrid event welcomed brand and platform leaders, digital marketers and social media practitioners to discuss this year's theme of "Reinvention" from June 29 to July 1. On the final day of the conference, an exclusive...
Sebi says the proposed allotment would have impacted the market as well as minority shareholders that hold a little over 15% in the company