Instagram is investigating user reports of hacked accounts

August 15, 2018 Editor 0

Over the past week, there’s been an uptick in users reporting on Reddit and Twitter that their Instagram accounts have been hacked, with the contact information associated with the account being changed. After Mashable first reported on the account takeovers on Monday, Instagram now says it’s looking into the claims. “We are inves…Read More

Researchers use AI to match patients with primary care doctors

August 15, 2018 Editor 0

Finding a primary care doctor is simpler than it used to be, thanks to on-demand services like ZocDoc, SimplyBook, and Doodle. But matching up with a clinician who’s compatible with your (or your family’s) personality is another story. Researchers at Wright State University, University of California, Davis, and Universidade Nova de Lisb…Read More

These Are The Three Best Chef’s Knives, According To You

August 15, 2018 Editor 0

After reading through the dozens of nominations, we’ve chopped down the competition to the top three best chef’s knives. It’s the reigning champ, the Wusthof Classic, against the best-selling Victorinox Fibrox, against the newcomer, the Global G-2 knife. Check out all the nominees below and cast your vote for your… Read more…

Finding the Goldilocks zone for applied AI

August 15, 2018 Editor 0

Ivy Nguyen Contributor Share on Twitter Ivy Nguyen is an associate at Zetta Venture Partners. More posts by this contributor GDPR panic may spur data and AI innovation Data is not the new oil While Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg debate the dangers of artificial general intelligence, startups applying AI to more narrowly defined problems such as accelerating the performance of sales teams and improving the operating efficiency of manufacturing lines are building billion-dollar businesses. Narrowly defining a problem, however, is […]

Reebok’s first plant-based shoes go on sale for $95

August 14, 2018 Editor 0

It took a while, but Reebok’s first plant-based shoes are ready for your feet — the company is now selling limited numbers of the NPC UK Cotton + Corn through its website for $95 a pair in unisex sizes. You’ll have to be happy with a lone “natural/c…

Kroger to launch online storefront in China on Alibaba’s Tmall Global site on Wednesday that will initially sell dietary supplements and private-label products (Wall Street Journal)

August 14, 2018 Editor 0

Wall Street Journal: Kroger to launch online storefront in China on Alibaba’s Tmall Global site on Wednesday that will initially sell dietary supplements and private-label products  —  First move into overseas sales is part of grocer’s online retail push  —  Kroger Co. will sell its products in China …

Verizon to Offer Free Apple TV 4K in 5G Residential Broadband Package

August 14, 2018 Editor 0

Verizon today announced that it will offer the Apple TV 4K as part of its 5G residential broadband package that’s set to launch in four markets this year, including Indianapolis, Houston, Los Angeles, and Sacramento. A free Apple TV 4K will be provided to Verizon 5G broadband customers in lieu of a traditional cable box. Several other cable providers have also been offering the Apple TV 4K as an option to customers, including DirecTV in the US, Canal+ in France, […]