Xavier Harding
Xavier Harding
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Amazon is updating the Echo so Alexa will listen and remember better

Hey Alexa, get ready for an update.

April 25, 2018

Facebook’s latest ad is heartwarming, but may confuse the difference between privacy and security

Advertising got them in this mess, and advertising is gonna get them out
April 25, 2018

Gmail redesign introduces self-destructing emails, but do they actually get deleted?

Google's confidential mode is a self-destruct timer for emails. But they do still live somewhere.
April 23, 2018

Do human-like robots deserve human rights? ‘Detroit: Become Human’ could offer an answer

The new video game takes place in 2038, in a version of Michigan where human-looking androids serve their human owners at every turn.
April 19, 2018

EarthNow wants to offer you live video of anywhere on the planet and we’re creeped out

Big brother is watching. Soon everyone else will be too.

April 13, 2018

Facebook ceases fighting a data privacy bill in California, but continues the fight elsewhere

Facebook will no longer fight against user privacy in California, but what about Illinois?
April 12, 2018

Facial recognition software recognized a Chinese fugitive in a crowd of 60,000 people

The surveillance state has officially arrived in China.
April 11, 2018

Why does everyone keep bringing up Mark Zuckerberg’s dorm room?

In case you were wondering where Facebook was created...

April 10, 2018
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April 6, 2018

Facebook admits to deleting messages from Zuckerberg and other executives

In response to these revelations, users will soon gain the ability to unsend messages sent on Facebook.
April 5, 2018

MIT’s AlterEgo headset lets users talk without speaking

Wearable tech gets a little cooler.
April 4, 2018

AI startup seeks to create unbiased news by combining human intuition with algorithm-based research

The robot apocalypse takeover may include unbiased journalism.

April 4, 2018

Facebook also reads your Messenger conversations, but only to spot abuse

Facebook's private messenger isn't so private.
April 2, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is free, even though users actually pay with their data

"At Facebook, we are squarely in the camp of the companies that work hard to charge you less and provide a free service that everyone can use. "
March 31, 2018

It’s not just Facebook — online quizzes also collect data about you

If you were a kid in the '90s, you probably didn't expect this privacy invasion.
March 28, 2018

Facebook announces redesigned privacy settings page

But it still makes money by selling your data.