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Do you want a black box AI deciding whether you live or die?

Do you want a black box AI deciding whether you live or die?

34 minutes ago   |   The Next Web

We may already feel cozy about artificial intelligence making ordinary decisions for us in our daily life. From product and movie recommendations on Netflix and Amazon to...
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The v64 Google Chrome update cleans up URLs and makes sharing easier

The v64 Google Chrome update cleans up URLs and makes sharing easier

50 minutes ago   |   TechRadar   |   3 articles

Are you tired of having to clean up links whenever you share something on Whatsapp or Facebook? The thumbnail usually comes up just fine, but the referral gunk at the end of a...
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Study finds gamers tolerate cosmetic microtransactions despite recent outrage

Study finds gamers tolerate cosmetic microtransactions despite recent outrage

52 minutes ago   |   Windows Central

Many gamers tolerate cosmetic microtransactions according to a new study by data platform Qutee. Microtransactions are a topic of contention in gaming today and cause a lot of...
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Profile review - Skyping-with-Isis thriller dials up the suspense

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Timur Bekmambetov's film about a journalist investigating women online being lured to Syria is silly but effective Cinema is currently deciding how it meets the challenge of...
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Facebook looks to snail mail to confirm ad buyers are American - CNET

2 hours ago   |   CNET

Could postcards save Facebook from electoral meddling?
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UK Daily Deals: Xbox Live 6 Month Gold Membership Under £18, Xbox One X With PUBG and GOW: Ultimate Edition for £450

UK Daily Deals: Xbox Live 6 Month Gold Membership Under £18, Xbox One X With PUBG and GOW: Ultimate Edition for £450

2 hours ago   |   IGN   |   3 articles

Want IGN UK Deals in your social feeds? Like us on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for the most up-to-date bargains.
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Facebook ads boss in fake news Twitter storm

2 hours ago   |   BBC

The vice-president of ads is criticised for tweeting Russian-bought ads were not designed to sway the US election.
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Three ways retailers can deliver meaningful 1:1 shopping experiences amidst the retail apocalypse through AI marketing

2 hours ago   |   Marketing Land   |   2 articles

If you were paying attention, 2017 might have seemed like the year that industry pundits' predictions about the death of retail finally came to fruition. The traditional Main...
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Researchers find no correlation between social media use and school performance

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Scientists from Germany have studied whether teenagers who frequent Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram and other social media sites perform worse academically and concluded that...
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Report: Facebook Really Is for Old People

6 hours ago   |   Mobile Tech Today

It's official: Facebook is for old people. Teens and young adults are ditching Mark Zuckerberg's social network as popularity among the over-55s surges, according to a report.
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Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly...

Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly as possible

Qualcomm, Broadcom and NXP are on a boat. Broadcom wants to acquire Qualcomm, Qualcomm wants to acquire NXP. While Qualcomm has planned on buying NXP for over a year, NXP... Read more ...

Google Pay launches to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

Google Pay launches to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

The rebrand to end them all. At the beginning of the year, Google announced that it'd be merging its Android Pay and Google Wallet services under one new umbrella called... Read more ...

Snapchat now has Giphy integration and will introduce a Tabs function for...

Snapchat now has Giphy integration and will introduce a Tabs function for Stories

Snapchat has launched a new feature that allows you to add Giphy animated stickers to your snaps, similar to the one recently added to Instagram Stories just a few weeks ago... Read more ...

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact leak shows off curvy new design

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact leak shows off curvy new design

Alongside the Sony Xperia XZ2 and Sony Xperia XZ Premium 2 we might soon get a Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, and like those phones it might have a whole new design if a leaked image... Read more ...

Nuance ends development of the Swype keyboard apps

Nuance ends development of the Swype keyboard apps

Nuance, the company that acquired veteran swipe-to-type keyboard maker Swype - all the way back in 2011, shelling out a cool $100M - has ended development of its Swype+Dragon... Read more ...

Spotify job listing hints firm is prepping a smart speaker to rival Apple's...

Spotify job listing hints firm is prepping a smart speaker to rival Apple's HomePod

Firm says its 'on its way' to creating first-ever physical product Read more ...

Galaxy S9 is reportedly $100 more than the S8, but Samsung's launch deal...

Galaxy S9 is reportedly $100 more than the S8, but Samsung's launch deal could save you $350

The Galaxy S9 is expected to be some $100 more expensive than its predecessor, according to some rumors. Even if that's accurate, that would still make the Galaxy S9 more... Read more ...

Samsung To Bring Infinity Display Technology To Its Mid-Rangers

Samsung To Bring Infinity Display Technology To Its Mid-Rangers

While many sources were claiming the iPhone X sales are satisfactory and the Cupertino-based manufacturer gets what planned, the truth was revealed a bit later. Apple cut the... Read more ...

Samsung's new 30TB drive is the world's largest SSD

Samsung's new 30TB drive is the world's largest SSD

At 30.72TB, Samsung has started manufacturing what it claims to be the highest capacity SSD to ever hit the market. Production on the new drive, dubbed PM1643, started in... Read more ...

Amazon's Prime-Exclusive Moto X4 is just $249 today only

Amazon's Prime-Exclusive Moto X4 is just $249 today only

If you've been eyeing a new smartphone purchase, Amazon has a pretty great deal going for a Moto X4 right now. They're taking $150 off its list price, bringing it down from... Read more ...