Driving Bans Coming for German Cities? (First column, 9th story, link)
Seriously McD's, stop toying with us. Either release The Sauce, or don't.
Hyperloop is coming to India. From a report: The western-central Indian state of Maharashta plans to build a Virgin Hyperloop track between Pune and Mumbai, British entrepreneur and Virgin boss Richard Branson announced on Monday in a blog post. Virgin Hyperloop One will start by building a demo track, with the aim of eventually supporting 150 million passenger trips per year. It should reduce th
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Wired: In the wake of Wednesday's Parkland, Florida school shooting, which resulted in 17 deaths, troll and bot-tracking sites reported an immediate uptick in related tweets from political propaganda bots and Russia-linked Twitter accounts. Hamilton 68, a website created by Alliance for Securing Democracy, tracks Twitter activity from accounts it has ident
Propaganda-tracking sites report uptick in shooting-related terms following deadly spree in Florida.
'Zombie bots' coming for lonely on Valentine's Day... (First column, 8th story, link) Related stories:STUDY: Better to be single...
A look at current and past Valentine's adverts and promotions from scientific to silly — a Doritos bouquet, anyone?
While the price of Bitcoin has dropped since Christmas, the virtual currency boom has shown no signs of cooling off in the more august precincts of America's elite universities. The New York Times: Several top schools have added or are rushing to add classes about Bitcoin and the record-keeping technology that it introduced, known as the blockchain. Graduate-level classes this semester at Carnegi