Category Archives: Technology

You Shouldn't Trust Uber's Investigation Into Its Own Sexist Practices

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Facebook Donates Some $100,000 To CPAC, Reminding Users Again That It's Not Liberal

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Donald Trump Promised To Build Infrastructure, Delays Bay Area Railway Project Instead

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Pope Francis Has Harsh Words For People Who Text During Dinner

Your family and friends may hate it when you text at the dinner table, but there’s no way they’re as extreme as Pope Francis.  The pope decried technology’s prominent seat at the dinner table in a speech to university students in

UPS Is Testing Drone Deliveries, And It's Just As Cool As You'd Hope

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Martin Scorsese's Next Movie Is Heading To Netflix

Netflix has acquired its most prestigious title yet: a Martin Scorsese movie.  “The Irishman,” a $100 million gangster flick starring Robert De Niro, was initially set up at Paramount, which released Scorsese’s previous movie, “Silence.” But with 12-year Paramount chief Brad

How To Watch The 2017 Oscars Without Cable

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Why Zuckerberg’s Globalization Manifesto Sends A Mixed Message

At the beginning of the year, Mark Zuckerberg set himself an ambitious challenge: visit and meet with people in all 50 states by the end of the year. It didn’t take long for speculation to begin. Some suggested the Facebook

Lord Martin Rees: We Are Living Through A Political And Scientific Transformation

Lord Martin Rees is an astrophysicist and the former master of Trinity College, Cambridge. He sat down with The WorldPost for a wide-ranging interview, which has been edited for clarity and brevity. Alexander Görlach: Out of all great transformations we

Verizon Agrees To Buy Yahoo's Core Internet Business At $350 Million Discount

(Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc <VZ.N>, the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, said on Tuesday it agreed to buy the core internet business of Yahoo Inc <YHOO.O> for $4.48 billion, about $350 million less than the original price. The deal