For both breaking news and obscure information alike, people around the world search on Google at www.google.com. With a bit of analysis, this flurry of searches often exposes interesting trends, patterns, and surprises. On a regular basis, Google Zeitgeist‘s page will be updated to reflect lists, graphs, and other tidbits of information related to Google user search behavior.
How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Have [I proudly among them!]2018/10/15
How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Havehttps://medium.com/s/story/how-to-quit-facebook-for-good-from-10-people-who-have-76658c8b6ed8Last Friday, Facebook announced its largest security breach to date, compromising the data of nearly 50 million users. The news broke less than a year after Facebook came under fire for another security scandal when it was revealed that political data consulting firm Cambridge Analytica […]
Can smart house paint cool your home?2018/10/12
Can smart house paint cool your home? – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/how-to/can-high-tech-house-paint-cool-your-home/?ftag=CAD3c77551&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756We test claims that a coat of paint can act like air conditioning. Spoiler Alert: It seems like any white paint is amazing at keeping your house cool. Related
AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News2018/10/11
AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News – Geek.comhttps://www.geek.com/tech/ai-as-fact-checker-algorithm-identifies-fake-news-1754452/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=titleFake news dates back further than a bullying president and Twitter. But the 125-year-old tradition of yellow journalism may have finally met its match. Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) developed a new system that […]