Rally unveils digital currency with soccer star Keisuke Honda, esports team Gen.G, and more

Rally recently launched a cryptocurrency dubbed Creator Coin that will help influencers, content creators, and streamers run their own virtual economies. And today, it is announcing that international soccer star Keisuke Honda, esports organization Gen.G, and crypto influencer Joon Ian Wong are partners. All these entities have big followings and they’re adopting what Rally calls […]

Artificial intelligence and the antitrust case against Google

Following the launch of investigations last year, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) together with attorney generals from 11 U.S. states filed a lawsuit against Google on Tuesday alleging that the company maintains monopolies in online search and advertising, and violates laws prohibiting anticompetitive business practices. It’s the first antitrust lawsuit federal prosecutors filed against […]

Node.js 15 comes with npm 7 support and updated handling of rejections

The JavaScript runtime Node.js has been updated to version 15. Node.js 15 will replace Node.js 14 on the team’s current release line, and Node.js 14 has been moved to long-term support.  According to the team, Node.js 15 will be updated every two weeks with the latest features and changes.  Version 15 features support for npm […]

Savvy Companies Find Brilliant Ways To Benefit From Inbound Call Data

Countless companies recognize the growing importance of big data. However, many of them lack the insights needed to acquire and utilize data effectively. There are so many possible sources of data, but they don’t tap them to their full advantage. One of the most overlooked sources of data is from inbound calls. Companies are finding […]

FIFA 20, Final Fantasy XV, and big games that divided critics and players

The Last of Us Part II is likely the most contentious game of 2020, with gamers battling critics over what kind of review score to give Sony’s blockbuster. But in terms of the all-time most divisive games, it isn’t even in the top 10, according to a study by TheToyZone. With Naughty Dog’s game, a […]

Researchers find evidence of racial, gender, and socioeconomic bias in chest X-ray classifiers

Google and startups like Qure.ai, Aidoc, and DarwinAI are developing AI and machine learning systems that classify chest X-rays to help identify conditions like fractures and collapsed lungs. Several hospitals, including Mount Sinai, have piloted computer vision algorithms that analyze scans from patients with the novel coronavirus. But research from the University of Toronto, the […]

UK's GCHQ spy chief: We must engage business to harness cyber talent for future

By Guy Faulconbridge and Jack Stubbs LONDON (Reuters) – The head of Britain’s GCHQ eavesdropping agency said on Wednesday it was seeking to engage more with business to harness top cyber talent behind programmes to accelerate world-class technology. “We have a whole range of accelerator programmes…and we’re looking to do much more of that,” Jeremy […]

AOC’s Among Us livestream hints at Twitch’s political power

Just before 9 p.m. on October 20, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went on Twitch to play the hottest game in America: Among Us. “Hi, everyone! This is crazy!” she began, urging viewers to make a plan for how they will vote with I Will Vote, an outreach program funded by the Democratic National Committee.  After a few […]

4 Data-Driven Approaches To Bolster Email Deliverability

The concept of email marketing predates the big data phenomenon by at least 20 years. However, data-driven insights have clearly played a profound role in the future of email marketing. Companies need to find new ways to use big data to embrace new email strategies. One of the most important things that they should do […]