Shopping For Jump Poles

Schooling your horse over fences requires a certain amount of equipment to do correctly and safely. Standards and poles help ensure a good training experience for both you and your horse. Don’t be tempted to try to “make do” with what you have or can find around the barn. The end result can, at best,…

India Leapfrogs US, Japan in Automation, AI Adoption: Study

Automation arrived long back in India and the country is now driving Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based technologies globally – even ahead of the US and Japan – a new study said on Tuesday. According to Augmented Human Enterprise – an academic study conducted by Goldsmiths (University of London) and enterprise software provider…

Hate Speech-Detecting AIs Can Be Fooled: Study

Machine learning detectors deployed by major social media and online platforms to track hate speech are “brittle and easy to deceive”, a study claims. The study, led by researchers from the Aalto University in Finland, found that bad grammar and awkward spelling – intentional or not – might make toxic social media comments harder for artificial…

Dark web trend sweeping internet

CHILD porn, buying your body weight in illicit drugs and literally watching people get murdered are just a few of the things you can do on the dark web, the internet’s underbelly. Around a decade ago, just as technology was taking off, a genre known as “unboxing” became wildly popular on video streaming platform, YouTube….

Snapchat Expands Its ‘Our Story’ Feature to Media Partners

Photo-messaging app Snapchat is expanding its “Our Story” feature to about 20 media partners to enable them to crowd-source images and videos for their own “Snap Stories”. “Our Story” feature collects snaps submitted by Snapchatters from around the globe about a place, an event or a topic from different points-of-view and presents them as a Story for…

German Supreme Court Refers Landmark Case on YouTube to EU Court

Germany’s highest court has postponed a decision on whether YouTube is liable for violations of intellectual property rights on its video platform in order to seek the opinion of European Union judges, a process expected to take one to two years. The lawsuit, which concerns illegally uploaded songs by the British singer Sarah Brightman, was brought by a…

Huawei Maimang 7 With 4 Cameras Launched: Price, Specifications

Huawei has now announced the Maimang 7 smartphone in China. The mid-range device comes in a slew of colour options, and sports a display notch in the front. There is a dual camera setup at the front and back, stacked vertically, and a fingerprint scanner placed right below it. The smartphone comes with features like Google AR…

EU Parliament Approves Copyright Law in Blow to Big Tech

The European Parliament on Wednesday approved a controversial EU copyright law that hands more power to news and record companies against Internet giants like Google and Facebook. Backing the draft were traditional media, in urgent search of revenue at a time when web users shun newspapers and TV and advertising revenue is syphoned away by online platforms. MEPs…