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Start a new career with this online project management training

10.24.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

TL;DR: The Ultimate PMP, Six Sigma and Minitab Certification Bundle is on sale for £38.31 as of Oct. 24, saving you 97% on list price. If a six-figure salary is what you're after, you'll be happy to know that earning that kind of money isn't th... ...

Facebook and Twitter CEOs to testify before Congress in November on how they handled the election

Shortly after voting to move forward with a pair of subpoenas, the Senate Judiciary Committee has reached an agreement that will see the CEOs of two major social platforms testify voluntarily in November. The hearing will be the second major congressional appearance by tech CEOs arranged this month. Twitter’s Jack Dorsey and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg ...

Home to Proud Boys domain, Gab, and other right-wing sites posts unhinged letters after PayPal cuts ties

10.23.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

PayPal, Hunter Biden, Bloomberg News, and several Avengers were targeted in a series of unhinged open letters from Epik after PayPal terminated its account.  The domain registrar, whose CEO once defended David Duke on a white nationalist podcast... ...

Americans asked Google a bunch of unintentionally funny election questions this week

10.23.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

After a wild week with dueling presidential town hall events and a Supreme Court nominee push only weeks before the election, our Google searches were pretty wide-ranging and involved some scandals and gossip.  For the week of Oct. 15 to Oct. 23... ...

The RIAA is coming for the YouTube downloaders

In ye olden days of piracy, RIAA takedown notices were a common thing — I received a few myself. But that’s mostly fallen off as tracking pirates has gotten more difficult. But the RIAA can still issue nastygrams — to the creators of software that could potentially be used to violate copyright, like YouTube downloaders. ...

Daily Crunch: Uber and Lyft defeated again in court

A California court weighs in as Prop. 22 looms, Google removes popular apps over data collection practices and the Senate subpoenas Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg. This is your Daily Crunch for October 23, 2020. The big story: Uber and Lyft defeated again in court A California appeals court ruled that yes, a new state ...

Deep Science: Alzheimer’s screening, forest-mapping drones, machine learning in space, more

Research papers come out far too rapidly for anyone to read them all, especially in the field of machine learning, which now affects (and produces papers in) practically every industry and company. This column aims to collect the most relevant recent discoveries and papers — particularly in but not limited to artificial intelligence — and ...