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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:15:00 -0400Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and IBM form a group to set the first industrywide best practices for the technology already powering many applications, such as voice and image recognition.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:11:00 -0400A cartoon frog became popular, then a pariah. Now the Anti-Defamation League has identified it as a hate symbol. We take a short look at the amphibious, ambiguous meme.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:58:00 -0400Online tracking is no longer about "cookies." New technology helps trackers link online breadcrumbs — including across devices — through browser settings, battery levels and other details.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:41:00 -0400California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will require websites like IMDB Pro to remove the ages of actors and others listed on the site if asked by them to do so.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:46:00 -0400Michel Martin chats with NPR's Washington correspondent Brian Naylor about the FCC's scheduled vote this week on a proposal that could one day save cable subscribers money.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:46:00 -0400Adam Sharp, head of News and Government at Twitter talks to Michel Martin about the role of Twitter during Monday's presidential debates.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:16:00 -0400Yahoo says 500 million user accounts may have been breached. Social media erupt in jokes.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:57:00 -0400The company says its investigation suggests the stolen data doesn't include payment and bank account information.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:30:00 -0400The Anti-Defamation League is hiring a Silicon Valley representative to lead efforts to combat anti-Semitism and other hate speech online, says CEO Jonathan Greenblatt.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:12:00 -0400A selection of winning photos from Getty Images second annual Instagram Grant highlights stories from Latin America, Ethiopia and India.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:19:00 -0400Researchers were surprised that the young adults given fitness trackers lost less weight than their peers who didn't have the gizmos. Maybe they're not as motivating as we hope.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 05:07:00 -0400David Greene talks to Guy Raz — host of the new NPR podcast "How I Built This" — about how the founders of the photo-sharing app Instagram got their business off the ground.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 10:03:00 -0400Correspondents, editors and producers from NPR's newsroom share the pieces that have kept them reading, using the #NPRreads hashtag.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 08:45:00 -0400Fifteen-year-old Rayouf Alhumedhi is on a mission to get a new emoji approved that looks like her: a woman wearing a head scarf.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:14:00 -0400People are playing Pokemon Go while behind the wheel — and then tweeting about it. And causing crashes. Immersive games like this can be even more dangerous than texting, researchers say.