Some courts in the U.S., particularly in states from California to New Jersey, use crime-predicting algorithms to determine if a defendant is likely to commit another crime in the future. While the software helps judges decide who gets bail, who goes to j
While the use of artificial intelligence to predict deaths may sound ludicrous, researchers are trying to establish the technology’s potential in alerting physicians and medical professionals of patients that are at greater risks of dying in the ne
Germany is known for its beer and cars, and now the Western European country could also be known for having very poor internet speeds. A new study has found that service providers in Germany do not deliver their promised internet speeds to clients.
At last week’s CES 2018, Samsung showcased new and advanced televisions while also announcing that there’s more to come from its QLED TV lineup this year. Now it appears Samsung is working to keep its word as it was just found out that the S
Since the space shuttle was retired in 2011, NASA has relied on other countries, such as Russia, to launch its astronauts and companies, like SpaceX and Orbital ATK, to launch resupply missions to the International Space Station. But the space agency i
Samsung Electronics is reportedly close to completing the development of its new neural processing chips, also known as AI chips, for mobile phones and servers. These new chips are expected to debut with the Galaxy S9 at next month’s Mobile World C
The internet’s imagination went wild Wednesday when Nintendo announced it would reveal a “new interactive experience” for younger players. Would it be a new “Animal Crossing” game? What about a follow up to the Wii U’
LG Electronics showcased an array of new technologies and products at CES 2018. And, it appears the South Korean tech company once again proved its worth as an innovator after receiving more than 90 awards at the conclusion of the Las Vegas event.
Apple stock spiked on Wednesday after the company announced it plans to add 20,000 jobs in the U.S. over the next five years, as well as billions in investment.
Apple shares were priced at $179.06 as of Wednesday afternoon, up by 1.63 percent. The new
A number of Twitch streamers and moderators including popular personalities who play “League of Legends” are believed to have been hacked over the weekend, resulting in a number of crude and in some cases explicit content being shared across s
More than 50 women in Sweden who said they used the Natural Cycles app as contraception ended up pregnant and reported their cases to the Medical Product Agency, according to a statement from Natural Cycles. The app, a certified contraceptive in Europe
Nintendo Switch hack developments have been a running theme in the early days of 2018, and there is a new message to report from the hardware experts at Fail0verflow. According to a recent tweet, the team’s latest Switch exploit works on all consol
Bitcoin startup Blockstream debuted the new micropayments system Lightning Charge on Tuesday, which could make it easier for developers to build apps for fast, cheap bitcoin payments through an open protocol called the Lightning Network.
The massive Satori botnet has reappeared with a new target. According to security researchers , the collection of compromised Internet of Things devices has been directed to attack rigs built for mining the cryptocurrency Ethereum.
YouTube content creators are mad at the video sharing company for making some changes to its content monetization requirement, rendering numerous starting and budding YouTubers incapable of earning from their published videos.
Microsoft’s Xbox Elite Controller was an expensive $149 controller that gave players more flexibility when playing games. Despite being pricey, it looks like it still has enough fans that Microsoft is preparing to release a new version this year
For the first time, scientists have discovered a stellar-mass black hole in a globular star cluster by detecting its gravitational pull on another object. An inactive black hole was discovered in the star cluster NGC 3201 because of the erratic motion bei
Sony is reportedly preparing to launch a new flagship Android Xperia phone at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. A Chinese news site claims that Sony’s next phone will be called the Xperia XZ Pro and it is said to arrive with an OLED 4K dis
The upcoming remaster of “Shadow of the Colossus” for the PlayStation 4 console is launching with a Photo Mode feature. This is what Bluepoint Games, the one responsible for the remake of the 2005 title, announced in a new blog post.
Looks like a new “Final Fantasy XV” update is rolling out later this week. Someone spotted on the German website of the game that an update is apparently set for release on Sunday, Jan. 21.
Twitter user Miraculous Maku (@RedMakuzawa), who clai
A day after teasing that a new update is coming to “World of Warcraft,” Blizzard Entertainment is now rolling out patch 7.3.5, which comes with new features, upgrades and changes.
The new features that fans will get to enjoy with