Twitter is tightening its rules against voting misinformation

Twitter is expanding its policies against voter suppression ahead of the 2020 election, saying it will take down or label more types of misleading election claims, such as falsely claiming a premature victory while...

Esports Pros Have ‘Dream’ Jobs—but Game Publishers Have All the Power

It’s a good setup for the publishers. The leagues are essentially subsidized. Game publishers also make money off media rights and advertising, some of which is shared with teams. Twitch paid a reported $90...

Give everybody the internet

Since the pandemic set in, Grace Riario and Melissa Morrone have witnessed a similar phenomenon at the libraries they work at in New York: people gathering around to try to catch the wifi outside...

North Korean hackers steal billions in cryptocurrency. How do they turn it into real...

But the North Korean playbook has evolved in the last few years. One tactic, known as a “peel chain,” moves money in rapid and automated transactions from one Bitcoin wallet to new addresses through...

How to use assertions in Java

Writing programs that work correctly at runtime can be challenging. This is because our assumptions about how our code will behave when executed are often wrong. Using Java’s assertions feature is one way to...

Zijin Mining held the Sixth Science and Technology Symposium to Comprehensively Build Technology-led Global...

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When will we see ordinary people going into space?

This question reminds me of the episode of The Simpsons when NASA launches Homer into space. Frustrated by the dearth in public enthusiasm for the US space program, NASA decides to drum up support by...

The First ‘Dune’ Trailer Makes Some Epic Promises

The first trailer for Dune begins much like the book on which it’s based: with Paul Atreides (Timothée Chalamet) revealing he has dreams that often come true. “Do you often dream things that happen,...

You can get a robot to keep your lonely grandparents company. Should you?

Mabel LeRuzic, age 90, lives alone — but not really. “He’s my baby,” she tells me over Zoom, holding up a puppy to the camera. “Huh, Lucky? Yes! Say hello!” Lucky barks at me. I laugh and...

Have your say in ACS’ technology strategy – ACS

Do you want the opportunity to shape the ICT strategy of the peak body for the ICT profession in Australia? Are you a thought leader in your field, who has operated at SFIA Level...

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