Twitter inspired backlash from thousands of users following the network’s decision to suspend the account @Instapundit, which belongs to University of Texas professor of law Glenn Reynolds.
That suspension came after a tweet, sent Wednesday evening, that said “Run them down,” with a quoted tweet from @WBTVNews about the protest in Charlotte over the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police officer Brentley Vinson.
The decision inspired conversation around how Twitter defines and reacts to threats on its network. Twitter has long been scrutinized for its apparent inability to effectively address abuse. Read more…
[gallink] Pop star Britney Spears is back in the game and clearly loving every moment. With a hot new single and a jam-packed press tour, the blond fashionista is not slowing down. This morning she was spotted heading into multiple interviews for the British press. And, despite cool temps, the songstress was super-cheerful and signing […]
Journalists and other credentialed media are invited to attend the SAE 2016 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress (COMVEC), which will be held Oct. 4-6, 2016, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention…
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NEW DELHI: In response to the telecom regulator Trai’s consultation paper on cloud computing, the industry has almost unanimously asked for …
It is no longer enough to simply think about problems and propose solutions. The challenges we face in the 21st century require that we collaborate around them.
We are shifting towards an age of companion robots and emotionally intelligent devices. At least that’s what Kayla Matheus and Laura Day, the co-founders and inventors of MOTI, think.
MOTI is a new wellness companion device designed to help you develop good habits. Matheus believes “wearables” are a thing of the past. MOTI itself is a small device perfect for a desk or bedside table and best used with a supporting app connectable through Bluetooth. With the app, you are able to set up each habit, learn your motivational profile, view your data and more.
The small companion lights up, makes noise and rewards you throughout the day as a way to provide instant gratification. All of these features are adjustable and customizable. MOTI charges by micro USB and connects to a wireless network in order to connect with the mobile device and operate throughout the day. Read more…
Steep declines in Oracle’s software licensing business undercut strong sales in its cloud-computing unit. Oracle is trying to catch up to Microsoft and …
It’s only been shipping for a minute, but YouTuber JerryRigEverything has already managed to put the new iPhone 7 through an intense durability assessment. In his latest video, the YouTuber performs a series of tests to see how Apple’s new smartphone responds to scratching, heat and bending. While the iPhone 7 will withstand scratches from a simple utility knife with ease, contact with a mineral pick equivalent to level six and higher on the Mohs hardness scale could certainly leave permanent damages on your screen. Similarly to the display, the rear iSight camera cover won’t succumb to a standard razor blade, but materials corresponding to level six and above…
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