EU aims to curb big tech’s dominance in business listings

The new guidelines have been agreed by the union, and will move on to being approved by lawmakers and then adopted into domestic law. It will cover a number of large comparison sites and shopping… Read more: EU aims to curb big tech’s dominance in business...

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AI can write disturbingly believable fake news

The technology thankfully has some rough edges at the moment. It frequently writes stories that are either plagiarized or are only cohesive on the surface, and only occasionally hits the jackpot…. Read more here: AI can write disturbingly believable fake news

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David Fincher’s disturbed ‘Love, Death and Robots’ premieres March 15th

The series premieres March 15th. The trailer doesn’t show enough to indicate whether these will be thought-provoking tales or simply a bit risqué, but it’s certainly enough to raise eyebrows (and… Go here to read the rest: David Fincher’s disturbed ‘Love, Death and Robots’ premieres March...

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’90s internet simulator ‘Hypnospace Outlaw’ launches on March 12

Hypnospace Outlaw places you in the role of a volunteer moderator who has to keep the blossoming internet, known as Hypnospace in the game world, under control. This isn’t the formulaic modern… Original post: ’90s internet simulator ‘Hypnospace Outlaw’ launches on March...

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Twitter’s profile preview test makes it easier to spot creeps

Twitter might just make it a little easier to silence unwanted attention from strangers — or to forge a new friendship. It’s testing profile previews in its iOS app that show more about a user… See the article here: Twitter’s profile preview test makes it easier to spot...

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