WIRED | (Whispers) Amazon Alexa will soon notice if you talk to it sotto voce—and whisper its response back to you.
Daily Star | KILLER robot manufacturers have been warned a “bug in AI code” could lead to horror malfunctions that include unintended murder sprees.
Mac Slavo | This information will likely not be a surprise to anyone who has been paying attention to Big Tech’s increasing propensity to violate the privacy of users and use their data for questionable reasons, but here we are.
Daily Mail | The internet will be divided into two different worlds within the next decade – and China will lead one of them, according to ex-Google CEO Eric Schmidt.
Zero Hedge | Scientists are concerned about the next significant “space weather” event, which begins at the sun in the center of the solar system.
Zero Hedge | When it comes to global health policy, Bill Gates has never been known for subtlety.
Zero Hedge | So far the EU is moving the law forward, but it has sparked fierce push back, as it looks likely that soon entirely legal content will be caught in the law’s dragnet.
Daily Mail | Expert warns pets are struggling to compete with devices for their owner’s attention.
RT | Russia’s answer to ‘Jurassic Park’ will be inhabited by born-again woolly mammoths in less than ten years, said the acting head of Russia’s Sakha Republic, Aisen Nikolaev.
The Sun | Sex workers have joined the growing chorus of voices speaking out against the rise of sex robots.
Daily Mail | Amazon planning to release everything from amplifiers and in-car gadgets to kitchen applicances with its voice assistant built in.
Reuters | “He’s a very brave person to do this.”
Information Liberation | Wikileaks shared an Orwellian video over the weekend.
Washington Times | Meteorologist Ryan Maue says Gore’s assertion made ‘without any evidence’.
Daily Mail | More than half of all tasks in the workplace tasks will be carried out by machines by 2025.
CNS News | “When you consider that Twitter and Facebook have over a billion of an audience – NBC News has four million, Twitter and Facebook have a billion – it’s worldwide.”
Daily Mail | Facebook is fighting a ‘well financed foreign adversary that’s constantly evolving’.
UK Express | ALIEN conspiracy theorists are abuzz after the FBI shut down a US observatory and locked down the surrounding area.
Newsbusters | Bill Nye and ex-Clinton administration official Paul Bledsoe provided even more alarmist rhetoric.
Zero Hedge | Vizio Smart TV owners who haven’t heard that the internet-connected televisions had been spying on them may find out about it directly from their Smart TV itself, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Daily Mail | Software flips the mouth movements from one video to the face of another.
Louder With Crowder | Buckle up, because this new documentary on transgender regret, I Want My Sex Back is going to rock the left’s fragile world.
Daily Mail | Number of infertile men being treated has doubled in just four years.
Daily Caller | Outspoken Benghazi survivor Kris Paronto had a bit of a dust-up with Twitter.
Daily Mail | A Russian official has said the International Space Station (ISS) leak could have been caused by deliberate sabotage.
Sputnik | In late May, a video featuring a large object that appears to be hovering in mid-air over North Carolina’s Lake Norman prompted UFO enthusiasts to claim that extraterrestrial beings had arrived in the area.
Daily Mail | Says ex operations manager Sandy Parakilas.
Zero Hedge | This too is Putin’s fault.
Daily Mail | Experts are increasingly concerned about the psychological impacts.
Breitbart | Alternative social network Minds has debuted a digital bill of rights amid accusations of bias and political manipulation at Google, Facebook, and other Big Tech companies.
Mac Slavo | Scientists believe that Earth could experience a “big freeze” as the sun goes through what’s known as “solar minimum.” During this time, sunspots are minimal and the globe could be in for a wicked cold snap.
Daily Mail | Facebook should move more ‘proactively’ to address hate speech on its platform, the United Nations human rights chief has cautioned.
Mac Slavo | Russia’s new super-soldier exoskeleton is said to be able to endow its wearer with superhuman abilities.
Daily Mail | Russia has showcased a sleek new super soldier exoskeleton that will endow the wearer with superhuman powers.
Mac Slavo | Experts from numerous countries around the globe are gathering for a United Nations meeting to discuss “killer robots.”
Michael Snyder | America is facing a health nightmare unlike anything that we have ever experienced before.
Daily Mail | Global trend for 20-somethings shunning Zuckerberg’s social network.
Daily Mail | Air pollution causes a ‘huge’ reduction in intelligence, scientists say.
Information Liberation | This is the new normal on YouTube for all news related search results.
Mac Slavo | A pharmacist with chemist-4-u.com told the news outlet that any delay in treatment “could cause the flesh around the genitals to literally rot away.”
Daily Mail | Twitter bots and Russian trolls are fueling anti-vaccination conversations online, a new study reveals.
Buzzfeed | Reps from up to a dozen of the US’s biggest tech companies plan to meet in San Francisco to discuss efforts to counter manipulation of their platforms.
Daily Mail | Scientists in recent years have predicted that Earth’s magnetic field could be gearing up to ‘flip’ – a shift in which the magnetic south pole would become magnetic north, and vice versa.
Michael Snyder | North America has been hit by three major earthquakes within the last 24 hours.
Daily Mail | Fears of the supervolcano lurking at the heart of Yellowstone National Park have long lingered in the backs of many Americans’ minds.
Michael Snyder | Within the past few days, we have seen an enormous magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit Venezuela and a giant magnitude 8.2 earthquake hit Fiji.
Daily Mail | Substance to be tested by US Army for possible use in bulletproof clothing.
Mediaite | Facebook has issued an apology after it removed content from Prager University’s Facebook page, prompting the organization to claim “we’re being heavily censored.”
Zero Hedge | Wisconsin technology firm Three Square Market has injected 80 employees with their own brand of RFID microchips over the last year, and according to MIT Technology Review, “they love it.”
Michael Snyder | Is something unusual starting to happen to the crust of our planet?