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algorithm

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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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Kanye and Taylor Swift slap-fighting on your Twitter feed

Technically Incorrect: Kanye West vs. Taylor Swift, round 2, boils over on Twitter. West insists he's innocent. It's imperative to take sides.

By February 12, 2016

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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

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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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Quality grilled cheese delivered, thanks to algorithms

The Melt, founded by the Flip Camera's creator, invents a smart delivery box that can keep your sandwich fresh for 30 minutes. Thank tech for your lunch.

By July 28, 2014