PC World

NSA ends surveillance tactic that pulled in citizens’ emails, texts

The U.S. National Security Agency will no longer sift through emails, texts and other internet communications that mention targets of surveillance. The change, which the NSA announced on Friday, stops a controversial tactic that critics said violated U.S. citizens’ privacy rights. The practice involved flagging communications where a foreign surveillance target was mentioned, even if […]

TechCrunch

Someone scraped 40,000 Tinder selfies to make a facial dataset for AI experiments

Tinder users have many motives for uploading their likeness to the dating app. But contributing a facial biometric to a downloadable dataset for training convolutional neural networks probably wasn’t top of their list when they signed up to swipe. A user of Kaggle, a platform for machine learning and data science competitions which was recently acquired by Google, has […]

Mashable

Solar eclipse stamp changes when you touch it

Ready to stick this on an envelope?Image: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan via Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2017-04-28 23:17:14 UTC As if America’s first total solar eclipse in decades wasn’t cool enough, the U.S. Postal Service is making the North America blackout an event to celebrate forever with a new thermochromic stamp. That’s a stamp […]

Developer Tools

Viavi – News, Magazine, Blog Script

Admin Panel Demo Email: admin@admin.com Password: admin Features 100% Responsive Design Powerful Admin Panel 12 Layout Colors Page Layout Management 2 Types Of Slider Easy Installation Dashboard Statistics Create Unlimited Categorise Create Unlimited News 2 Types of Users(Admin and Editor) SEO Friendly URL Change Logo, Site Title etc from Admin Panel Widgets Management DISQUS Comment […]