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Photo Algorithms ID White Men FineBlack Women, Not So Much

Facial recognition is becoming more pervasive in consumer products and law enforcement, backed by increasingly powerful machine-learning technology. But a test of commercial facial-analysis services from IBM and Microsoft raises concerns that the systems scrutinizing our features are significantly less accurate for people with black skin.Researchers tested features of Microsoft

Trump tells Pentagon to plan a military parade

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump has asked for a military parade and the Pentagon is reviewing potential dates, Pentagon spokesman Charlie Summers said Tuesday.The parade is expected to include dozens of intercontinental-range Hwasong-15 missiles, which the North Koreans test-fired for the first time in late November, the sources said.The display of

Imagine Facebook and Instagram without the Like button

Off with their thumbs!Image: bob al-greene/mashableThe Like button must die.  More than any other feature, the thumbs-up on Facebook — along with its cousins, the Instagram and Twitter hearts — encapsulate everything that’s wrong with social media. It's time to start visualizing a world where it doesn't exist. The

Nunes Kept House Intel in the Dark About FBI Probe

to release a Democratic rebuttal to Nunes instantly-infamous memo, which alleged the FBI improperly sought authorization to surveil a former Trump campaign adviser. But while for denying Bureau and Justice officials a chance to detail their objections to the release of his memo. Nunes, according to sources familiar with the

Tesla Sees Your Super Bowl Ad and Raises You a Rocket Launch

Kia may have scored some kudos and Lexus Elon Musk’s very own cherry red Tesla Roadster floated through space to the cheers of a crowd and David Bowie’s “Life on Mars?” at the end of a 43-minute webcast that drew millions of viewers Tuesday afternoon. The sports car was the

This Is How You Deserve To Be Pursued

Andisheh A / Unsplash In an era of facile, just-for-fun dating and mutual swipe-rights, you still deserve to be pursued with pure intentions through thorough, effortful means. You deserve to know the truth directly from him before he even courts you. The man who seriously wants you will have confessed

Global Equity Slump Deepens as Rate Fears Grow: Markets Wrap

Asian equities fell and U.S. stock futures headed lower, extending the biggest selloff for global stocks in two years as investors adjusted to a surge in global bond yields.Shares sank across the region, putting the MSCI Asia Pacific Index on course for its biggest drop in almost 14 months. Benchmarks