technology

Year in review: Eight stories that defined the tech industry in 2019

Several tech companies had their initial public offerings (IPO) in 2019, but most of them are floundering. Of the...

Dec 24 · 9 sec read >

Researchers discover malicious email campaign using Greta Thunberg’s name to spread Emotet malware

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was recently named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019 for her efforts...

Dec 24 · 11 sec read >

TikTok might move outside of China completely to appease US officials

TikTok has seen a meteoric rise in 2019 that is slowly drawing away consumer attention off Instagram and Snapchat....

Dec 23 · 10 sec read >

Dozens of malware-infested ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ download ‘campaigns’ are hitting the web

The show was incredibly popular, and scammers took the opportunity to spread viruses and other dangerous software alongside fake...

Dec 23 · 5 sec read >

Finding a good read among billions of choices

With billions of books, news stories, and documents online, there’s never been a better time to be reading —...

Dec 20 · 2 min read >

Certification of Data Science

I am genuinely thankful to the holder of this web page who has shared this wonderful paragraph at at...

Dec 20 · 15 sec read >

Model beats Wall Street analysts in forecasting business financials

Knowing a company’s true sales can help determine its value. Investors, for instance, often employ financial analysts to predict...

Dec 19 · 4 min read >

The uncertain role of natural gas in the transition to clean energy

A new MIT study examines the opposing roles of natural gas in the battle against climate change — as...

Dec 16 · 4 min read >

This object-recognition dataset stumped the world’s best computer vision models

Computer vision models have learned to identify objects in photos so accurately that some can outperform humans on some...

Dec 10 · 3 min read >

A new way to regulate gene expression

Sometimes, unexpected research results are simply due to experimental error. Other times, it’s the opposite — the scientists have...

Dec 9 · 2 min read >