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Twitter has a new timeline for you -- if you want it

The prospect alone of a revamped timeline stirred the #RIPTwitter protest. Now the change is actually upon us.

By February 10, 2016

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Google apologizes for algorithm mistakenly calling black people 'gorillas'

The search giant is under fire after its Photo app offensively mislabeled user's photos. It points to another challenge Silicon Valley companies have to face when developing next-gen tech: sensitivity.

By July 1, 2015

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Most memorable 'Game of Thrones' faces, according to algorithm (pictures)

MIT applied its special algorithm that can predict how memorable faces in images will be to determine the "Game of Thrones" characters most likely to stick in your head.

12 Images By June 13, 2015

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F-U-N-D-E-D: Algorithms aplenty, wearables for you, robots for rover

In the last week, Silicon Valley's venture capitalists have bet on a future where dogs are gamers and on-demand is in.

By June 12, 2015

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Twitter should take lessons from Beyoncé

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey linked to the new Beyoncé video, Formation, after an attempt to quell the #RIPTwitter hashtag. It turns out that the leader of the microblogging platform could learn a few things from the entertainer's big weekend.

By February 8, 2016

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Jack Dorsey tries to quell #RIPTwitter outrage

Many disgruntled users took to Twitter to bemoan reported changes to the social media platform, prompting the company's CEO to interject.

By February 7, 2016

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Twitter clips wings on terror tweets

Social network suspends roughly 125,000 accounts linked to terror groups.

By February 5, 2016

Article

Think you're hot on Tinder? That's up to its 'desirability' ranking system

Appearance is just one of many factors that go into the dating site's algorithm, CEO Sean Rad tells Fast Company.

By January 11, 2016

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3D-printed electric car starts taking pre-orders in 2016 (Tomorrow Daily 271 show notes)

Local Motors has shown off various prototype versions of its 3D-printed electric car concept, but it looks like its "LM3D Swim" variant will be the first to head to retail, with preorders spinning up next year through crowdfunding and website efforts.

By November 5, 2015

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'LM3D' racing to be first 3D-printed electric car to market (Tomorrow Daily 271)

Jeff discusses a drone avoidance algorithm from an MIT student, a small device looking to transform regular homes into part of the Internet of Things and a company aiming to launch its 3D-printed electric car by 2017.

November 5, 2015