(NEW YORK) -- A customer-service center uses artificial intelligence to identify a caller's agitation, an insurance company scans voice data to flag illness and raise rates, a five-star restaurant denies a reservation over personal details revealed by the tone on the other end of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. social media companies are prioritizing making a profit over taking down harmful rhetoric that leads to violent extremists perpetuating the ideology, according to a Senate Homeland Security Committee report released on Wednesday. "Social media companies have failed to meaningfully address the growing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Adidas on Wednesday lowered its profit projections for the full year, saying its break-up with Yeezy is expected to affect its bottom line during the important holiday shopping season. Investors and shoe enthusiasts had been expected to closely watch the Adidas earnings... Read More.
Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten, is criticizing his bandmates for allegedly trying to make money off the death of Queen Elizabeth II. Lydon, whose lyrics for the classic 1977 Sex Pistols song "God Save the Queen" sneeringly mocked the monarch, has posted... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Lakia Johnson, the mother of Flau’jae Johnson, remembers her daughter’s basketball journey like only a mother can. “She goes, ‘I want to play basketball.’ And I said, ‘Basketball? Well, there's no 4-year-old girls playing basketball’,” said Lakia Johnson. “So I put her... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The NCAA Division I board adopted an interim policy on Wednesday that would temporarily "suspend amateurism rules" related to athletes' ability to make money from their name, image and likeness. The policy will go into effect on Thursday. "This is an important... Read More.