These ‘Westworld’ Season 2 images have us counting down the days till April 22nd

March 20, 2018 Editor 0

Get ready to return to Westworld, the hit HBO series returns the end of April (as if we weren’t already stoked for spring.) These newly dropped images from the new season leave plenty of room to speculate, look for clues, and dream of what is to come. The show returns to HBO on April 22nd.  Read more… More about Television, Mashable Video, Hbo, Westworld, and Tv Shows Powered by WPeMatico

Palm Trees Are Moving North

March 20, 2018 Editor 0

Washington, D.C. is famous for its cherry blossoms, but someday it could also be renowned for its palm trees. That’s according to a new study looking at how palm trees are expanding into northern parts of the world that have long been too cold for the iconic tropical trees. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

US, UK investigating Facebook’s role in Cambridge Analytica data breach

March 20, 2018 Editor 0

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has opened an inquiry into whether Facebook improperly allowed Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm that backed President Trump’s 2016 election campaign, to obtain personal data from 50 million users. This weekend, a whistleblower informed the Guardian that, in 2014, Cambridge Analytica obtained personal information on millions of US voters, then developed a software program that profiled these citizens to predict voting patterns – and, through micro-targeted ads, influence US citizens’ voting decisions.  Bloomberg […]

100,000 payphones still haunt the United States

March 20, 2018 Editor 0

You may not have noticed, what with there being a cellphone in pocket of almost all Americans, but according to CNN, there’s still 100,000 payphone in the United States. This is great news for Maroon 5, superheroes looking for a place to change and 1930s detectives calling into to their office to talk to a sassy secretary. For those of you too young to remember, before cellphones and smartphones were ubiquitous, staying in touch when you were out and about […]

Twitter shares end day down 10.35% after Israel’s justice minister cited “lack of cooperation” on terrorist content; FB, Snap down 2.56% amid regulation fears (Noel Randewich/Reuters)

March 20, 2018 Editor 0

Noel Randewich / Reuters:Twitter shares end day down 10.35% after Israel’s justice minister cited “lack of cooperation” on terrorist content; FB, Snap down 2.56% amid regulation fears  —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Shares of Facebook (FB.O), Twitter (TWTR.N) and Snapchat-owner Snap (SNAP.N) … Powered by WPeMatico