SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is taking new steps to reduce the role of human judgment in its "Trending Topics" feature, which drew controversy earlier this year over claims the service was suppressing conservative views. Earlier, Facebook said editors would stop relying on outside news outlets to help decide which topics should be highlighted.
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The ride-hailing service will start testing self-driving technology soon in Pittsburgh, but success is far from certain
Currency is a symbol of wealth or possession or an object of a defined written value in exchange of which you can get any kind of goods and services. The invention of currency could be dated back to the start of human civilization. Since then, currency has undergone many evolutions till date. Show More Summary
This appeared last week.August 19 2016 - 1:08PM Doctors warn over diagnosis apps amid Ada launch Julia MedewIt is marketed as being "smarter than human doctors" and the "world's most accurate health diagnosis service".It is a medical app on your smartphone that invites you to put in a list of symptoms to find the most likely explanation. Show More Summary
Humans utilise forests and watercourses in a way that depletes ecosystem habitats, biodiversity and ecosystem services. Many areas are restored to break the trend, but to succeed you need to consider not only the ecosystem in mind, but also surrounding ecosystems. This according to researchers in Umeå in Sweden in an article published in BioScience. read more
Blackbox is a new shipping company by the creators of Cards Against Humanity. The goal of the service is to help independent creators and artists easily distribute their products and to let them customize the packaging and inserts. Creators interested in working with Blackbox can sign up through the company’s site to begin setting up […]
Today, HRC blasted a federal lawsuit filed by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and the extremist Becket Fund for Religious Liberty that seeks to overturn a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulation implementing Section...Show More Summary
Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone really wants Betsy McCaughey to be the next secretary of health and human services. This is remarkable even coming from a dedicated pot-stirrer like Stone, because McCaughey is widely considered a fraud...Show More Summary
The report by Britain's Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation into the operational use of the bulk collection of data by its security services and police has been slammed by Liberty campaigners as falling "far short of the impartial, probing and well-evidenced investigation" it should have been.
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Years of sacred- and ceremonial-ground desecration at the Effigy Mounds National Monument in northeast Iowa disgraced the National Park Service, as did a recently sentenced former park manager who stole ancient human remains and hid them in his garage for more than two decades. A review team of Park Service officials from outside the monument’s […]
Ride-hailing service Uber says it will start carrying passengers with self-driving cars on the streets of Pittsburgh in next several weeks. The company says the autonomous Ford Fusions will have human backup drivers but will transport passengers just like normal Uber vehicles. Uber has a self-driving...
by Angela Guess According to recent press release, “Logz.io, the log analysis company that offers the open-source ELK Stack as a cloud service, today released Cognitive Insights™. This new analytics solution is powered by artificial intelligence that identifies critical events in IT environments before they cause further damage to the bottom line. Show More Summary
We’ve all had crappy customer service calls. Primed by staticky elevator music and the ever-mysterious agitating echo, most of us come into calls with strained patience. On the line, customer service and sales agents are paid to build...Show More Summary
A miscommunication between the IRS and Health & Human Services costs millions of Americans hundreds of dollars in healthcare savings every year.
by Angela Guess A recent press release out of the companies reports, “Randstad Holding, a leading human resources services provider, and Monster Worldwide, Inc., a global leader in connecting jobs and people, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which Randstad will acquire Monster. Show More Summary
Physicist Professor Brian Cox (seen above receiving an Order of the British Empire award for services to science) was asked to provide proof that human activity is contributing to climate change on last night’s Q&A. One Nation senator-elect, climate change denier and ex-coal miner Malcolm Roberts was also on the panel. Hilarity ensued, and you can watch it here: More »
Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals achieve national ranking for organ donor efforts.
The U.S. Secretary for Health and Human Services on Friday declared a state of emergency in Puerto Rico because of the widespread transmission of the Zika virus, which poses a “significant threat” to public health. The statement came at the request of Alejandro García Padilla, governor of the U.S. Show More Summary