Bill Gates sells nuclear power as the only viable alternati…

An unusual coalition of Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., Cory Booker, D-N.J., Tom Carper, D-Del., James M. Inhofe, R-Okla., John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, sponsored legislation aimed at speeding up NRC reactor approvals and capping company costs. The Senate passed the bill Dec. 20 and the House on Dec. 21. The measure was seen […]

The Secret World of Amazon’s Power Reviewers

In a Craigslist forum, for example, users spent recent weeks commiserating about their suddenly shrinking review queues. (They were restored shortly after, but posters weren’t happy with how: “Mine has been restocked as well, but with things I don’t need,“ said one. “That’s it — junk.” Another user warned others off a particular brand of […]

Canadians Want Power To Be ‘Forgotten’ On Search Engines Li…

More than half of Canadians want the right to request search engines remove what they believe to be harmful, personal information from search results, says a new poll. Coined “the right to be forgotten,” it’s a practice that’s already in place in the European Union, and will be seriously considered by Canadian lawmakers, the Privacy […]

The Creepy Line: A New Documentary on the Immense Power of …

The Creepy Line, a new documentary by director M.A. Taylor, is now streaming at Amazon Prime. It provides an interesting and revealing look at how Google and Facebook influence their users’ view of the world, and how the users we often presume to be the customers of these companies aren’t really the customers. The users […]

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Firefox Focus gets a redesign and a new engine to power And…

Mozilla’s Firefox Focus browser for iOS and Android that was released at the end of 2015 has rolled out a slick new update, one that refreshes both the visuals as well as significantly tweaking its performance on Android devices. Per 9to5Google, as part of the new update Mozilla is making the visual design on each […]