Facebook realized during a deep learning experiment that their bots were communicating in a new language that humans can’t understand. It was all Greek and Latin to humans. Facebook decided to pull off one of its AI systems when they...
This June, Apple opened up its Siri Software Development Kit (SDK) to third-party applications, meaning Apple's famous virtual assistant can now be integrated with other applications that aren't Apple's. A recently leaked translation request from WhatsApp reveals that plans...
The gripping court drama of Facebook and Oculus versus video game developer Zenimax ended in an upset victory for the game maker, and $500 million is now owed to them for unlawful infringement of copyrights and trademarks.The matter went...
Commercial truck orders in North America surged by a whopping 160% last months as order levels continue to rise sequentially, month after month. Data from ACT Research shows that orders for heavy-duty commercial trucks in the North America segment...
The growth of social media usage around the world has brought some unwanted side effects along with it: the proliferation of scams, fraud, hate and not to forget fake news as well. But despite growing concerns around the misuse...
Google is reportedly working on a new visual publication structure for the media sector similar to Snapchat Discover, but based on its own AMP technology. The product will be named ‘Stamp’ – the ‘St’ refers to 'Stories' - and the...
After one year of  being in testing phase, Facebook has officially announced the “Find Wi-Fi” feature worldwide.It started off  by only supporting iOS in selected countries. Now, the company has extended it to the Android platform as well.The Find...
If you've never heard of the Facebook cloning scam, please read on. This tricky trick is so simple yet so effective that even law enforcement officials are warning people to be careful. What is the Facebook Cloning Scam? It starts off...
In case you haven't caught up all of the technology news from this week, here's your weekly Friday dose of everything tech, from glass iPhones from Apple to Microsoft's new 5000-member "super-team" for artificial intelligence research to Google's rebranding...
Facebook bid $600 million to acquire digital media rights for the Indian Premier League (IPL), a popular professional cricket league in the Indian subcontinent. Facebook eventually lost to Star India, which won global consolidated IPL media rights for $2.55...
Facebook is likely to start testing its paywall for subscription news stories as early as October. As explained in our earlier article, Facebook will soon let people subscribe to its Instant Articles, which enables new publishers to distribute their content...
When superstars do something, it automatically becomes newsworthy. If I attend an Olympic event, for example, a grand total of three people will be very excited. But when tech legend Mark Zuckerberg does something, the whole world watches. But...
Facebook’s user base growth has been staggering. Not many companies on earth can boast of a user base that kept growing at double digit rates for more than ten years in a row.One can argue that strong user...
When a person decides to take their own life, there are often subtle signs in their actions and speech that are rarely picked up by the people around them. Facebook is now trying to flag such action using artificial...
Facebook’s blowout third quarter results didn't really help the company’s market capitalization to move up, but instead helped it move down a notch. When the stock price moves down after a company posts a 59% quarterly revenue growth, then...