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How a Trump Administration Could Reshape the Internet

Many experts say that Republicans who generally oppose regulation are likely to take charge at the Federal Communications Commission, the government's primary telecom regulator. Under Trump, "the FCC will be a lot more focused on getting government out of the way," said Berin Szoka, president of TechFreedom, a think tank that opposes much regulation.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:02:00 GMT
Russian Central Bank Loses $31 Million in Cyber Attack

Hackers stole more than 2 billion rubles from accounts at the Russian central bank, the bank said on Friday.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:30:00 GMT
Sleigh It Ain't So: Domino's Abandons Delivery by Reindeer

Domino's Japan has stopped its reindeer training program for pizza delivery, saying it's too difficult to control the unwieldy beasts.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:13:00 GMT
Can Augmented Reality Make Motorcycles Safer?

The BMW Vision Motorrad Next 100 is motorcycle concept which makes use of an AR visor. The visor scans the field of view for threats giving the driver greater ability to drive safely.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:38:00 GMT
How Computers Are Learning to Predict the Future

MIT's latest AI research can actually create videos of the future, and might one day let computers make diagnoses from medical images, detect bank fraud, and operate vehicles better than humans.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:27:00 GMT
Trump May Have Just Built His First Bridge to Silicon Valley

What are some of the biggest transportation issues Elaine Chao is going to need to address when it comes to the gig economy?

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:48:07 GMT
Could This Browser Extension Be the Answer to Fighting Fake News?

The plug-in discerns whether links, status updates, or images posted on Facebook contain credible or fake information.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:32:00 GMT
Facebook Will Use A.I. to Flag Offensive Live Streams

Facebook is working on automatically flagging offensive material in live video streams, building on a growing effort to use artificial intelligence.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:44:00 GMT
Science Committee Tweets Climate-Change Denying Article

Scientists were quick to debunk the author's claims and share their dismay that the House committee would cite an organization like Breitbart.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:00:34 GMT
Dems Want Info on Russian Role in Election Declassified

Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia, talks with Rachel Maddow about a new request by Democratic senators to President Barack Obama.

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:33:01 GMT
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