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Growing up with Alexa: A child's relationship with Amazon's voice assistant
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

This is the first generation to grow up with ubiquitous AI. It raises profound questions about how children interact with technology, with other people, and how it might shape their interactions and development.

Hinge wants to know about your bad dates
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Dating app Hinge is prompting members to spill details about their dates.

This floating pipe is trying to clean up all the plastic in the ocean
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

A 2,000 foot-long floating pipe nicknamed Wilson is about to start its mission to collect all the plastic in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.

China's video game freeze hurts Tencent
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

China's crackdown on video games has hammered one of its most valuable companies. And it's unclear when the situation will improve.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Paul Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, died Monday. He was an investor, entrepreneur and philanthropist who influenced many aspects of modern life — from technology and science to sports and music.

Kevin Systrom on life after Instagram
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Kevin Systrom is funemployed. The former Instagram co-founder and CEO announced he was leaving Facebook three weeks ago, six years after the company bought his photo app for $1 billion.

Google's CEO says it's still considering a censored search engine in China
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Google is still considering whether to launch a censored version of its search product in China, CEO Sundar Pichai said Monday.

Jeff Bezos: Amazon will work with the DoD
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Jeff Bezos says his companies will continue to do business with the US Department of Defense, despite internal and external criticism.

It's time for Netflix to prove it's still the king
Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969

Netflix failed to deliver last quarter and was raked over the coals by Wall Street.


Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969