Technical Foul

tech news that should be #denormalized

Soul (re)Cycle

A biotech company called Sinogene became the first company in China to clone a cat. Sinogene says their next move will...

Worship the “BotGawd”

Kodaiji temple in Kyoto, a 400-year-old Buddhist temple, is using a robot priest in hopes of attracting the younger gen &...

If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em?

Elon Musk ain't Beyonce but he wants to upgrade you. His human-computer interface startup Neuralink came out of stealth mode yesterday...

These glasses will secretly scan your face and detect your emotions

Facial recognition is a deeply flawed technology that's so far proven to be inaccurate and race/gender biased. Cities like San Francisco...

Blood-testing giant lost personal data of 12M people

Quest Diagnostics, the world's largest blood-testing company, revealed that there was a data breach that exposed personal info of up to...

Zuck says no to breaking up FB

To nobody's surprise, Mark Zuckerberg said yesterday at a press call that he's against the idea of breaking up Facebook -...

Bezos pulls rank

Amazon's majority shareholders, including Jeff Bezos, voted down all 12 proposals from minority shareholders and employees at yesterday's annual shareholder meeting. To...

San Francisco bans facial recognition

San Francisco passed a bill to ban facial recognition yesterday - becoming the first major city to prohibit local govt agencies...

Teen sues Apple for $1billion over facial recognition

A student is suing Apple for $1bil claiming he was falsely arrested after Apple's facial recognition system mistakenly linked him to...

Students nation-wide are rebelling against Facebook-backed “Summit Learning” programs

Summit Learning, an online-learning program developed by Facebook engineers and funded by Mark Zuckerberg, is under fire for its headache-inducing design...