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TV Legend David Cassidy Dies At 67

TV legend David Cassidy has died at the age of 67. A rep for the former Partridge Family star announced the sad news in a statement Tuesday night. “On behalf of the entire Cassidy family, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, our uncle, and our dear brother, David […]

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Thank the Heavens, 'The Good Place' Just Got Renewed for Season 3

So forking good.

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Belgium pushes to ban loot boxes in Europe

Belgium’s Gaming Commission has determined that loot boxes in gaming are gambling, according to a report from the news website VTM (first reported by PC Gamer). And the country’s minister of justice Koen Geens says he will try to ban the process of blind, randomized loot boxes completely. This comes after Electronic Arts courted headlines that […]

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Amazon Web Services’ computer vision gets real-time face recognition

Amazon Web Services announced a series of updates to its Recognition service, which provides machine learning-based computer vision capabilities to cloud customers. The system will now be able to detect and recognize text in images, so customers can feed in signs and documents and get the contents of those images back for processing further. That […]

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Nick Carter: Accused of Rape by Melissa Schuman

Nick Carter is the latest Hollywood figure to be accused of sexual harassment or misconduct. And the allegations against the Backstreet Boys member are as serious as it gets. In a lengthy post on her personal blog, Melissca Schuman – an artist who was part of the early 2000s all-girls group Dream – alleges that Carter raped […]

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YouTube culture is turning kids against art games

GUEST: My game “Everything is going to be OK” was included in Double Fine’s Day of the Devs. Yay! I’m happy to get publicity for my game, and Double Fine’s public event for indie developers in San Francisco looked like a great place for that. This is probably the first time, outside of E3, that this […]

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Kardashian Krisis: Kris Furious With Khloe Over Holiday Snub

Kris Jenner is not thankful that her pregnant daughter Khloe Kardashian is ditching the family again on Thanksgiving, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. The monster momager was devastated that her expecting daughter, 33, was skipping the holiday again, staying in Cleveland with her baby daddy, Tristan Thompson, causing their already strained relationship to hit rock bottom. […]

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U.S. government warns businesses about cyber bug in Intel chips

(Reuters) – The U.S. government on Tuesday urged businesses to act on an Intel Corp alert about security flaws in widely used computer chips as industry researchers scrambled to understand the impact of the newly disclosed vulnerability.

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Salesforce promotes Quip CEO Bret Taylor to Chief Product Officer

Salesforce promoted Quip CEO Bret Taylor to serve as its president and chief product officer, putting him in charge of global product vision, go-to-market strategy, design and development. He replaces Alex Dayon, who has gone on to become the tech giant’s president and chief strategy officer. It’s a shift for Taylor, who joined Salesforce last year […]

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Here’s how people really feel about their digital assistants

GUEST: Voice had a big year in 2017. Amazon Alexa passed 10 million unit sales, and there are over 24,000 skills in the store. Google is right up there with Amazon in terms of innovation. The addition of the Google Mini, to go along with the original Google Home, made waves in the consumer tech […]

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