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BitConnect closes cryptocurrency exchange and lending platform, token loses 90% of value in 1 day

January 18, 2018 03:43:19, by John Witiw

After being long suspected of running a Ponzi scheme, BitConnect has announced that their cryptocurrency exchange and lending platform will be closing down.

Three reasons​...

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Alibaba AI scores higher than humans in reading comprehension test for first time

January 18, 2018 03:08:44, by Kurtis Bright

For the first time in history, a machine has scored higher than humans on a reading comprehension test, according to a release from the artificial​...

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Airline passenger denied entry from flight after wearing all of his clothes to avoid baggage fees

January 18, 2018 03:07:19, by Margo Gothelf

British Airways recently denied entry to passenger Ryan Carney Williams after he attempted to board a flight from Iceland to London wearing 10 shirts and​...

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Walmart to offer free opioid disposal kit in stores

January 18, 2018 03:05:01, by Sean Jackson

To help curb the painkiller-abuse epidemic, Walmart is offering DisposeRx for free at all of its pharmacies including Sam’s Club to those who are​...

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Apple announces five-year plan that will add 20,000 jobs, a new campus, and bring home its overseas cash pile

January 18, 2018 03:03:18, by Neal Mulville

In a press release Wednesday, Apple laid out plans that would see the company contribute $350 billion to the US economy over the next five​...

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YouTube videos get new monetization rules, including a new subscriber minimum

January 18, 2018 03:01:08, by John Witiw

In light of the recent Logan Paul controversy, Google has announced new changes to how videos will be monetized on YouTube. Channels in the Google​...

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Electronics at this year's CES underwhelm many

January 18, 2018 02:26:57, by Melissa Sherrard

The 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, showcased robots and machines that were mainly less than impressive, despite promising devices that would​...

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New study shows municipal broadband networks offer cheaper and more transparent pricing than competition

January 18, 2018 02:23:37, by Suzanna Fitzgerald

A 4-year study conducted by the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard has found that city-owned broadband networks generally offer cheaper and​...

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Twitter responds to allegations: Says it's not reading private DMs and not shadow-banning accounts

January 18, 2018 02:17:12, by Suzanna Fitzgerald

In response to a series of sting videos recently released by Project Veritas, a Twitter spokesperson has stated that they do not shadow ban accounts​...

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There is a good reason the Google Arts & Culture app is not available in two states

January 17, 2018 21:01:19, by Margo Gothelf

The Google Arts & Culture app is the latest viral sensation to take over the internet, largely because of a new feature that uses a​...