Google will not develop artificial intelligence for oil

Google will no longer develop custom AI tools to accelerate oil and gas extraction, the company reported Tuesday, taking distance from its cloud computing rivals Microsoft and Amazon. The announcement…

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Netflix develops algorithm to detect and eliminate account sharing

Sharing passwords that allow multiple people to use the same account of a paid content platform like Netflix or Hulu is a well-known practice. However, industry giants will soon have…

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White House refuses to cooperate with “unconstitutional” investigation

In an eight-page vitriolic letter sent Tuesday to Democratic leaders, the White House said it would not cooperate in their investigation of the Ukrainian case. If there were any doubts…

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Trump communication reportedly at center of whistleblower complaint

The acting head National Intelligence refuses to share with a committee of the House of Representatives the complaint of a whistleblower. According to several US media, the denunciation targets President…

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Suicide risk increases after a cancer diagnosis

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and the incidence of suicidal death is higher among cancer patients than in the general population. New research…

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German firm begins testing possible virus vaccine

German pharmaceutical company BioNTech said today that it has started testing a possible coronavirus vaccine in volunteers. The 12 participants in the clinical trial in Germany received doses of the…

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US bank cancels credit card debts of Canadian customers

A US bank has decided to cancel all credit card debts of its Canadian customers as part of a withdrawal from this market. New York-based Chase Bank announced it was…

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A “terrifying moment” in the air: a Delta plane suddenly descended 9,000 meters

Passengers traveling aboard a Delta flight this week were terrified when their plane collapsed in the air and descended almost 30,000 feet (9,000 meters) in just minutes. The flight experienced…

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Massive Drop In Smart Phone Sales

The global market for ‘smartphones’ has experienced a decrease of 13% compared to the previous year, according to data from the first quarter of 2020, which means sales below 300…

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Alaska records its warmest month ever

July was the hottest month in Alaska , according to the United States National Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Sea ice melted, fish from the Bering Strait swam…

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Hackers distribute stolen apps bypassing the App Store

Hackers are currently distributing counterfeit versions of popular apps, including Minecraft and Pokémon Go, bypassing Apple’s App Store, reports Reuters. These illicit applications could have cost thousands of dollars in lost revenue to the original software…

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