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Do iRobot’s cloud-stored maps of my home represent a major privacy risk?

I guess when I tweeted about using a cloud-connected robot that maps the inside of my home in conjunction with...

December 4th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending – AT&T pulls a Netflix; Instagram launches text for the blind; Blockchain success hard to find

AT&T is pulling a Netflix, Instagram launches text for the blind, and a new study says blockchain is hard. Trending...

December 3rd, 2018 Alex Coop
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HashTag Trending – You’ll be interviewed by robots; Amazon helps control satellites; US army buys Hololens

Organizations are automating phone interviews; Amazon launches AWS Ground Station; and US Army buys a ton of Microsoft Hololens. It's...

November 30th, 2018 Tom Li
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HashTag Trending – WhatsApp loses another senior employee; YouTube kills annotations; hackers breach open-source software

WhatsApp’s chief business officer steps down; YouTube is removing annotations for good; and a popular open-source software has been breached...

November 28th, 2018 Tom Li
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HashTag Trending – Data breach is no longer news; ESPN losing subscribers; weekend saw big sales numbers

Trending on LinkedIn, experts say that due to the frequency of consumer data breaches, people have become fatigued to the...

November 26th, 2018 Tom Li
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Capital One’s Gift the Code hackathon helps close technology gap for charities

I've worked at summer camps as a young adult, so I know just how difficult it is to organize a group...

November 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending: Google Pixel’s Night Sight, Japan’s cyber-illiterate minister, Apple Watch gets a better Spotify app

Trending on Google, Google Pixel phones now have Night Sight camera mode to take better night time photos. Night Sight...

November 16th, 2018 Tom Li
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ITWC celebrates success at 2018 Canadian Online Publishing Awards

IT World Canada continued its decade of success at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPA), with six finalist entries across...

November 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson
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Hashtag Trending: NASA asks Canada to continue with AI help; TSA plans for facial recognition; Uber unveils rewards program

First up on Reddit: NASA’s administrator Jim Bridenstine says he really wants Canada to contribute on artificial intelligence and robotics....

November 15th, 2018 Shruti Shekar
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Hashtag Trending: Facebook bans pages associated with far-right groups; UK and Canada summon Zuckerberg; Bitcoin turns 10

Trending on Reddit, Facebook has decided to ban individual accounts and pages, as well as any pages associated to far-right...

November 1st, 2018 Shruti Shekar