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The Evolution of Ev: The creator of Twitter, Blogger, and Medium has a plan to fix the mess he made of the internet

THE EVOLUTION OF EV: THE CREATOR OF TWITTER, BLOGGER, AND MEDIUM HAS A PLAN TO FIX THE MESS HE MADE OF THE INTERNET

Ev Williams invented Blogger in 1999, Twitter in 2006, and Medium in 2012. In many ways he created the digital content ocean we're...

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene steps down

GOOGLE CLOUD CEO DIANE GREENE STEPS DOWN

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene plans to leave to pursue investment and philanthropy. She will be replaced by former Oracle product chief...

 
 
 
2. Algorithms in action: The content people see on social media

2. ALGORITHMS IN ACTION: THE CONTENT PEOPLE SEE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

The social media environment is another prominent example of algorithmic decision-making in Americans' daily lives. Nearly all the...

1. Attitudes toward algorithmic decision-making

1. ATTITUDES TOWARD ALGORITHMIC DECISION-MAKING

Today, many decisions that could be made by human beings - from interpreting medical images to recommending books or movies - can now...

 
 
 
50+ Purr-fect Gifts For All the Cat Ladies Out There

50+ PURR-FECT GIFTS FOR ALL THE CAT LADIES OUT THERE

Know any proud cat ladies or are you one yourself? This year, treat them to the perfect feline-themed presents. We scoured the internet...

There's a Reason Taylor Swift Swears by These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

THERE'S A REASON TAYLOR SWIFT SWEARS BY THESE PUMPKIN CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Back in 2014, Taylor Swift basically broke the internet by joining Tumblr and responding to diehard fans' questions. One fan may have...

 
 
 
Save a whopping 40% on Adobe Creative Cloud now with this Black Friday deal

SAVE A WHOPPING 40% ON ADOBE CREATIVE CLOUD NOW WITH THIS BLACK FRIDAY DEAL

Adobe has slashed the price of its full Creative Suite of apps by almost half in an unbelievable Adobe Black Friday deal. The software...

Database leak exposes millions of two-factor codes and reset links sent by SMS

DATABASE LEAK EXPOSES MILLIONS OF TWO-FACTOR CODES AND RESET LINKS SENT BY SMS

Enlarge / 2FA via SMS happens worldwide, all. Millions of SMS text messages-many containing one-time passcodes, password reset links,...

 
 
 
Brooklinen's only sale of the year has already started - here's how to save up to 20% on sheets and bedding

BROOKLINEN'S ONLY SALE OF THE YEAR HAS ALREADY STARTED - HERE'S HOW TO SAVE UP TO 20% ON SHEETS AND BEDDING

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

BlackBerry to acquire AI-powered cybersecurity startup Cylance for $1.4 billion

BLACKBERRY TO ACQUIRE AI-POWERED CYBERSECURITY STARTUP CYLANCE FOR $1.4 BILLION

BlackBerry is set to acquire AI-powered cybersecurity startup Cylance for $1.4 billion, and is the latest in a line of cybersecurity...

 
 
 
LEGO Black Friday deal alert: up to 40% off top LEGO sets

LEGO BLACK FRIDAY DEAL ALERT: UP TO 40% OFF TOP LEGO SETS

When it comes to creative play, you can't get better than LEGO. What started out as a humble little wooden brick in the 1930s, has...

Fake Pokemon: Let's Go Pikachu ROM is bricking Switch units

FAKE POKEMON: LET'S GO PIKACHU ROM IS BRICKING SWITCH UNITS

Here's a bit of piracy that Nintendo might approve! As you know, Pokemon: Let's Go was leaked onto the internet last week, and pirates...

 
 
 
Bridging the Chasm Between Hotel Sales and Marketing

BRIDGING THE CHASM BETWEEN HOTEL SALES AND MARKETING

Typically, hotel marketing teams are focused on attracting transient consumers, rather than assisting the hotel's group and corporate...

FCC approves SpaceX's plan to launch more than 7,000 internet-beaming satellites

FCC APPROVES SPACEX'S PLAN TO LAUNCH MORE THAN 7,000 INTERNET-BEAMING SATELLITES

The Federal Communications Commission has approved SpaceX's request to launch a constellation of 7,518 satellites into orbit , a major...

 
 
 
Jeff Bezos owns a $23 million mansion in the swanky Washington DC neighborhood the Obamas call home. It's 15 minutes from Amazon's new HQ2

JEFF BEZOS OWNS A $23 MILLION MANSION IN THE SWANKY WASHINGTON DC NEIGHBORHOOD THE OBAMAS CALL HOME. IT'S 15 MINUTES FROM AMAZON'S NEW HQ2

Amazon has announced that its second headquarters, HQ2, will be split between Queens, New York, and Arlington, Virginia . There are...

Bunch raises $3.8 million for video chat for mobile games

BUNCH RAISES $3.8 MILLION FOR VIDEO CHAT FOR MOBILE GAMES

Bunch has raised $3.8 million in funding for its app that lets people play mobile games with friends over video chat. London Venture...

 
 
 
Microsoft introduces guidelines for developing responsible conversational AI

MICROSOFT INTRODUCES GUIDELINES FOR DEVELOPING RESPONSIBLE CONVERSATIONAL AI

As more of our partners, clients and customers set out to design conversational interfaces such as chatbots and virtual assistants,...

Search Engine Optimization Specialists: MMA vs SEO

SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION SPECIALISTS: MMA VS SEO

Garrett Miller shares thoughts on mixed martial arts, SEO and how search engine optimization specialists are pushing the evolution...

 
 
 
Jered Threatin Breaks His Silence: “If You Are Reading This, You Are Part Of The Illusion”

JERED THREATIN BREAKS HIS SILENCE: “IF YOU ARE READING THIS, YOU ARE PART OF THE ILLUSION”

For the past week, the collective imagination of the internet has been captured by the story of one Jered Threatin, a metalhead with...

Huawei promises AR glasses in 1-2 years, but sets expectations low

HUAWEI PROMISES AR GLASSES IN 1-2 YEARS, BUT SETS EXPECTATIONS LOW

The Chinese consumer electronics company is following Apple's slow path to augmented reality products, starting with phone apps before...