Facebook revamps policies after anti-Semitic ad targeting scandal

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg announced the social networking giant would strengthen its ad targeting policies after a recent scandal which let ad buyers target anti-Semitic categories.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/20/facebook-revamps-policies-after-anti-semitic-ad-targeting-scandal.html

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Google allowed anti-Semitic, racist, ad targeting, report says

Google’s ad targeting is in the spotlight after a report that the tech giant allowed advertisers to run ads targeted to anti-Semitic and racist keywords.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/15/google-allowed-anti-semitic-racist-ad-targeting-report-says.html

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Baidu enters the AI Assistant fray with DuerOS

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The Chinese search giant Baidu’s has constructed a new operating system for linking digital assistants and the Internet of Things. The new DuerOS will have to prove it can run with the big dogs before it deserves more than a passing glance.

The post Baidu enters the AI Assistant fray with DuerOS appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/254579-baidu-enters-ai-assistant-fray-dueros?source=Computing

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Sea-dwelling mega-reptile the size of a Bus ruled the ancient oceans 130 million years ago, scientists discover

A sea-dwelling reptile the size of a bus has been identified for the first time from a giant fossil found in Russia.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/26/sea-dwelling-mega-reptile-size-bus-ruled-ancient-oceans-130-million-years-ago-scientists-discover.html

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Google I/O 2017: Here are the biggest announcements

At its annual developer conference in California, tech giant Google showed off several new wares, including new computer chips and more uses for artificial intelligence.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/17/google-io-2017-here-are-biggest-announcements.html

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Japan and the US are having a giant robot duel

We finally know when the giant robot duel, pitting California-based robotics company MegaBots against Japanese robotics company Suidobashi, will take place. And we don’t have too long to wait.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/10/japan-and-us-are-having-giant-robot-duel.html

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March Madness: NCAA harnesses Intel technology to broadcast games in VR

Tech giant Intel is ratcheting up the March Madness for basketball fans, offering an expanded field of games in virtual reality for the men’s NCAA tournament.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/22/march-madness-ncaa-harnesses-intel-technology-to-broadcast-games-in-vr.html

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Art imitates life: Kim Kardashian 'loses' giant bling for latest mobile game installment

TMZ has reported that reality starlet Kim Kardashian is missing her iconic giant ring for the recent installment of the free mobile game “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/07/art-imitates-life-kim-kardashian-loses-giant-bling-for-latest-mobile-game-installment.html

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Yahoo hack: The 'Exxon Valdez of security breaches'

Yahoo is coming under fire from security experts after the tech giant confirmed that more than one billion customer accounts have been compromised in a massive data breach.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/15/yahoo-hack-exxon-valdez-security-breaches.html

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From high-flying dream to reality: Amazon fulfills its first order using a drone

Amazon Prime has taken to the skies. In an impressive first for the online retail giant, a drone has officially made an air delivery as part of a journey that took just 13 minutes, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced Wednesday.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/14/from-high-flying-dream-to-reality-amazon-fulfills-its-first-order-using-drone.html

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Tech CEO who vowed to murder Donald Trump with a sniper rifle resigns

If there’s ever been a giant list of things you definitely shouldn’t do in a civilized society, threatening to murder the democratically elected leader with a sniper rifle is probably right up there at the top.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/15/tech-ceo-who-vowed-to-murder-donald-trump-with-sniper-rifle-resigns.html

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End of the road for Galaxy Note7: What's next for Samsung?

Samsung’s unprecedented decision to end production of its troubled Galaxy Note7 was the only way for the tech giant to start rebuilding its battered smartphone brand, experts say.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/11/end-road-for-galaxy-note7-whats-next-for-samsung.html

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