Innovation under the hood will rev the engines of a fintech revolution

From Techcrunch When the internet was first created in the 1970’s and 1980’s with the introduction of the ARPANET its early years were focused on the development of infrastructure and protocol —... Read more »

Bellus 3D Face Camera is one small step for 3D selfies, one giant leap toward our Westworld future

From CNET It’s jarring to see someone’s face casually splayed on a conference table like a stack of pamphlets. Yet, there it was. The creepiest mask I ever did see. Xiomara Blanco/CNET... Read more »

SpaceX makes a triumphant return to flight—but hard work is just beginning

From Ars Technica SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launched during an instantaneous launch window on Saturday morning. SpaceX The rocket launch came just 4.5 months after a September 1 accident. SpaceX … Read... Read more »

Putting the “intelligent” machine in its place

From Techcrunch Recent issues around machine learning biases and ethics make it clear that math and data can only take us so far. The recent fake news debacle and the efforts of... Read more »

Apple tries to prove your AirPods won’t fall out

From CNET Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that’s taken over our lives. Look, they don’t fall out. Photo by Apple/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET I’d hoped the... Read more »

Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu is a surprisingly solid board game

From Ars Technica Z-Man Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games. Check out our complete board gaming coverage at—and let us know what you think. Have we reached... Read more »

Crunch Report | Nintendo Switch Hits the Market on March 3

From Techcrunch Nintendo Switch to hit the market on March 3, San Francisco District Attorney brings lawsuit against Lily, Moon Express is going to the Moon and Microsoft buys AI startup Maluuba.... Read more »

Nintendo Switch debuts with tons of info – Video

From CNET Razer’s CES prototypes stolen, Nokia returns with Android phone 1:13 January 9, 2017 In today’s tech news, Razer CEO tells of theft from the company’s booth at the Las Vegas... Read more »

Reported “backdoor” in WhatsApp is in fact a feature, defenders say

From Ars Technica The Guardian roiled security professionals everywhere on Friday when it published an article claiming a backdoor in Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging service allows attackers to intercept and read encrypted messages.... Read more »

Hidden Figures: Inspiring STEM heroes for girls

From Techcrunch Tracey Welson-Rossman Crunch Network Contributor Tracey Welson-Rossman is the founder of TechGirlz, a nonprofit dedicated to reducing the gender gap in technology occupations. How to join the network There is... Read more »