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Turing Award winners endorse Biden, say Trump immigration policy will stifle tech research

September 20, 2020 0

Twenty-four winners of the Turing Award are endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden in the upcoming presidential election, The New York Times reported, explaining they’re

TikTok files last-minute lawsuit against Trump administration to stave off looming ban

September 20, 2020 0

TikTok and parent company ByteDance filed a lawsuit late Friday against the Trump administration to try to fend off a ban on new downloads of

President Trump says he approves of Oracle’s bid for TikTok ‘in concept’

September 20, 2020 0

President Trump says he has approved “in concept” Oracle’s bid for TikTok, less than a day before a de facto ban he threatened in August

The Verge’s favorite gadgets for coffee and tea

September 20, 2020 0

I’m not sure about you, but one of the things that has been keeping many of us sane during these weird, not-so-wonderful times, is coffee

Judge blocks US ban on WeChat that was set to go into effect today

September 20, 2020 0

A judge in California has blocked the Commerce Department’s ban on new downloads of China-based messaging app WeChat, Reuters reported Sunday. US Magistrate Judge Laurel

TikTok and WeChat both managed to avoid their Sunday bans

September 20, 2020 0

On Friday, it looked like the US was ready to ban new downloads of TikTok and WeChat, two popular China-based apps that the Trump administration

ActBlue sees huge surge in small-dollar donations following Ginsburg’s death

September 20, 2020 0

ActBlue, the FEC-certified Democratic fundraising site, says its fundraising following the Friday death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has topped $100 million. The

Twitter is looking into why its photo preview appears to favor white faces over Black faces

September 20, 2020 0

Twitter it was looking into why the neural network it uses to generate photo previews apparently chooses to show white people’s faces more frequently than

Apple launches new Watch, iPad models, Google-Paytm ‘controversy’, TikTok gets banned in US and more in top tech news of the week

September 20, 2020 0

At its latest online-only event, Apple launched Apple Watch Series 6, an affordable Apple Watch SE, eighth-generation iPad, iPad Air (4th-generation) and a bundled plan

20 books Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants you to read

September 20, 2020 0

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has had quite an year. Despite the ongoing pandemic, Musk’s wealth has grown exponentially. Musk, at one time, earlier

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