DoNotPay

Bill payment service helps to delay or mitigate covid19 financial burden on average families

A service from a relatively new kind of firm using AI to help with consumer advocacy is supposed to be able to help average...
broadband

Broadband concerns pop up amid coronavirus lockdowns

In a very basic sense, the Internet seems like the perfect solution for social distancing.   With countries around the world instituting universal policy responses to...
Microsoft

MS Teams highlights new AI to filter noise

In an impressive attempt to separate the signal from the noise, Microsoft's new updates for its Teams communication management software include technology that's learning...

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Nintendo Switch online outage could be just one indicator of a...

Nintendo
   Is Nintendo down?   The Verge today reports recent glitching and lack of connectivity on the online gaming platform and announcements March 17 from Nintendo of...

U of Illinois project shows big data application to crop yields

New applications of big data to agriculture may help to boost crop production, but they’re likely to be highly dependent on specialized knowledge, according...

Three takeaways from today’s report on IT industry coronavirus consulting

coronavirus
How does the tech industry contribute to America's current efforts to battle the coronavirus? A report at U.S. News & World Report by David Shepardson...

Vermont AG blasts Clearview, pledges no law enforcement use within the...

facial recognition technology
Some of today's most cutting-edge technology is getting a lot of pushback from privacy advocates and others, even some  government officials. Reports today at The...

DuckDuckGo’s Tracking Radar pushes user protection through public list

DuckDuckGo
In a new effort to help consumers score privacy wins, DuckDuckGo is taking the rather unusual approach of “naming names.”   New reports from CNET today...

Samsung 1000Rs showcase curved designs

Samsung
It wasn't too many years ago that panorama-style curved screens first appeared on the market.   At the time, they were kind of thought of as...

Apple iPad slated for extra redesign, but coronavirus may stall production

iPad
Breaking news suggests that Apple is looking to create a new iPad with a keyboard and a trackpad set to debut later this year. This...

Uber adds language work to app

Uber
Uber, the company widely known as the leader in ride-sharing technologies, is now adding more multi-language support in a country that has increasingly become...

Firefox to add DOH privacy tech to Mozilla as default

Firefox
For years now, Firefox has been known as the company that makes “the People's browser” – today, we have new reports about technology that...