Frank Bajak, Ap Technology Writer Updated 6:55 pm CDT, Wednesday, August 21, 2019 FILE - In this April 3, 2017 file photo, students walk past the "Great Dome" atop Building 10 on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus in Cambridge, Mass. Two prominent researchers are quitting MIT's Media Lab over revelations that the famed technology research hub and its director took money from Jeffrey Epstein after he'd served time for sex offenses involving girls and young women. Ethan Zuckerman, director of the lab's Center for Civic Media, said director Joi Ito had failed to disclose the deceased financier's funding of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology incubator as well as investments Epstein made in Ito's personal venture capital fund, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019. less FILE - In this April 3, 2017 file photo, students walk past the "Great Dome" atop Building 10 on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus in Cambridge, Mass. Two prominent researchers are … [Read more...] about 2 top researchers quitting MIT Media Lab over Epstein ties
Aug 21, 11:14 AM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Leah Yecla 08/21/19 AT 9:30 AM Finally, it is official that OnePlus TV will launch in India in September.The long wait is over as Pete Lau, OnePlus Chief Executive Officer finally announced that their first-ever TV will soon see the Indian market. In a blog post, Lau declared September as the official launch date for OnePlus TV in India.Why IndiaIn the blog post, the OnePlus CEO explained that India has been a hub of the company’s great success over the past 6 years as it welcomed the company with its passionate and supportive community. Lau further explained that the positive relationship they have with the content providers in India is the reason why they chose the said country as their launchpad for OnePlus TV.Lau added that OnePlus TV is something that they started from scratch and that the two relentless years of trying to make this dream and … [Read more...] about One Plus TV Sees September Launch In India With US Release Soon
Pitcha Dangprasith, Associated Press Updated 7:32 am CDT, Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Thai Minister of Digital Economy and Society, Phutthipong Punnakan, center, greets during a news conference to announce the launching of government run anti-fake news center in Bangkok, Thailand Wednesday, Aug. 21. 2019. Phutthipong Punnakan said Wednesday the planned center's goal would be to fight all kinds of fake news, with a focus on misinformation concerning disasters and financial matters, each of which would be handled by its own department. less Thai Minister of Digital Economy and Society, Phutthipong Punnakan, center, greets during a news conference to announce the launching of government run anti-fake news center in Bangkok, Thailand Wednesday, Aug. ... more Photo: Pitcha Dangprasith, AP Photo: Pitcha … [Read more...] about Thailand to set up center to combat ‘fake news’
Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Personal Tech Log In Log In Today’s Paper Personal Tech | Hi, Alexa. How Do I Stop You From Listening In On Me? Advertisement Supported by TECH FIX Humans help train artificial intelligence, so someone may be listening to what you tell Siri, Google Assistant or Alexa. Here’s what to do if you have a problem with t ByBrian X. Chen Aug. 21, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ET Many of us ask the digital companions in our homes, whether it’s Amazon’s Ale What most of us may not realize is that in some instances, there might be a person listening in, too. In two separate reports in The Guardian and Bloomberg News, whistle-blowers recently said they had listened in on Siri recordings and Alexa activations that inadvertently recorded couples having sex and criminals making drug deals. Another publication, VRT, chronicled how a Google subcontractor shared more … [Read more...] about Hi, Alexa. How Do I Stop You From Listening In On Me?
Rachel Lerman, Ap Technology Writer Updated 4:38 pm CDT, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. Trump has been on a tear about Google that traces back to unfounded conspiracy theories about the technology giant, unproven claims by former Google employees and a small research study that the president misconstrued. less President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, in Washington. Trump has been on a tear about Google that ... more Photo: Alex Brandon, AP Photo: Alex Brandon, AP Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 President … [Read more...] about Trump attacks on Google recycle baseless claims