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Uber says a single metric isn't a clear indication of an autonomous car's safety
Drivers still had to take over once every 13 miles in Arizona, according to new documents The New York Times obtained. By Johana Bhuiyan@JMBooyah Mar 24, 2018, 4:38pm EDT. Share Tweet Share. Share Uber says a single metric isn't a clear indication of ...
Self-taught rocket scientist blasts off into California sky
LOS ANGELES — He finally went up — just like the self-taught rocket scientist always pledged he would. He came back down in one piece, too — a little dinged up and his steam-powered vessel a little cracked up. Still, mission accomplished for a guy ...
Chinese Space Station's Crash to Earth: Everything You Need to Know
China's first prototype space station, Tiangong-1, will come crashing back to Earth between March 30 and April 3 in an uncontrolled re-entry, give or take a few days, experts say. Read on for a primer on the space lab and its mission, as well as links ...
Cambridge Analytica Central London Office Raided by UK Investigators
Investigators from Britain's data watchdog on Friday searched the London offices of Cambridge Analytica, the data analytics firm at the centre of a storm over allegations it improperly harvested Facebook data to target U.S. voters. About 20 officials ...
Facebook scraped call, text message data for years from Android phones
Enlarge / This screen in the Messenger application offers to conveniently track all your calls and messages. But Facebook was already doing this surreptitiously on some Android devices until October 2017, exploiting the way an older Android API handled ...
Tim Cook Takes His Turn to Dunk on Facebook, Backing Data Privacy Regulations
Mark Zuckerberg and his data-hoarding creation Facebook remain in the crosshairs this week as scrutiny over its Cambridge Analytica profile-scraping scandal continues to mount, with the social media giant's stock price falling by over 13 percent this ...
How Subaru Outsmarted A Bad Consumer Reports Review And Took Over America
Subaru of America recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. It might not be the biggest selling brand in the country, but it just closed out 2017 as its best year of sales here ever and its brand loyalty is unquestionable. What you may not know is that ...
Apple Has Big Plans for Its March 27 Event
Since announcing plans for a press event on March 27, Apple has remained silent about what it will unveil. But that isn't stopping the rumor mill. Over the past several days, news reports, including one from Bloomberg, suggest that Apple will introduce ...
Overwatch Avoid as Teammate Feature Being Tested
There's nothing worse than having terrible teammates in a competitive team-based title, and Blizzard is working on improving that. They're currently working on a new avoid as teammate feature that'll allow players to avoid those that they don't like ...
I can't bring myself to break up with Facebook - and it's because I used the login to sign into all of my other accounts
Amidst the #deletefacebook furor, I decided now was as good a time as any to delete my ghost town of a Facebook account. Upon figuring out how best to go about deleting it, I found 72 apps linked to the account, some of whose content I shudder to ...