Uber drivers union asks EU court to overrule ‘robo-firing’ by algorithm

A union representing Uber drivers in the U.K. has filed a second legal challenge against the…

The five biggest effects Trump has had on the US space program

1 From Mars to the moon On December 11, 2017, Trump signed Space Policy Directive 1,…

TravelPerk launches an API for COVID-19 restrictions

About a month after outting an open API platform for its customers to augment their apps,…

Neighborhood Security: Steps to Achieve Community Safety

Local communities and police departments are increasingly adopting technology that helps improve neighborhood security in new…

Bot orders $18,752 of McSundaes every 30 min. to find if machines are working

Enlarge / This 2019 photo was taken in Poland, but McDonald’s main virtue is that you…

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One of our PlayStation 5s arrived today, but editor Mike Minotti is still waiting for his…

Drug companies shouldn’t play favorites in granting access to experimental covid-19 treatments

In the past month, US President Donald Trump and former New Jersey governor Chris Christie were…

Samsung chairman dies at age 78

Lee Kun-hee, the long-time chairman of Samsung Group who transformed the conglomerate into one of the…

Medical Second Opinions Can Save You Anxiety and Money

We may end up undergoing medical procedures which could have been avoided only if we had…

T-Mobile screwups caused nationwide outage, but FCC isn’t punishing carrier

Enlarge / T-Mobile advertisement in New York City’s Times Square on October 15, 2020. Getty Images…

Half-Life: Alyx mod puts BioShock’s Rapture into VR

The latest jaw-dropping Half-Life: Alyx mod brings the iconic world of BioShock’s Rapture to VR for…

OSIRIS-REx collected too much asteroid material and now some is floating away

NASA confirmed that the OSIRIS-REx mission picked up enough material from asteroid Bennu during its sample…

Yale may have just turned institutional investing on its head with a new diversity edict

It could be the long-awaited turning point in the world of venture capital and beyond. Yale,…

Tesvor S6 Laser Navigation 2700Pa Auto-Charging Robot Vacuum: Versatile and Efficient Cleaning

The Tesvor S6 is a powerful robot vacuum that can handle multiple surfaces and debris types.…

Hackers behind life-threatening attack on chemical maker are sanctioned

Enlarge / Oil and gas industry and sunrise at a refinery in Fujian Getty Images reader…

Uber and Lyft lose appeal in case classifying California drivers as employees

(Reuters) — A California appeals court on Thursday unanimously ruled against ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft,…

Data should enfranchise people, says the Democrat’s head of technology

Nellwyn Thomas cut her chops in campaign technology as the Deputy Chief of Analytics for Hillary…

Huawei reports slowing growth as its operations “face significant challenges”

Huawei announced earnings results today showing that its growth has slowed significantly this year as the…