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The Pope has joined forces with Microsoft and IBM to create a doctrine for ethical AI and facial recognition. Here's how the Vatican wants to shape AI

The Pope has joined forces with Microsoft and IBM to create a doctrine for ethical AI and facial recognition. Here's how the Vatican wants to shape AI

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The Vatican called for stronger regulation of the use of artificial intelligence in a plan announced Friday, as first reported by Reuters . The document also said AI tools...
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Fed chair signals concern about coronavirus as scientists issue new warnings

35 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Trump administration officials gave mixed messages about risks from the global coronavirus outbreak amid mounting public anxiety.
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Trump nominates John Ratcliffe to be intel chief

37 minutes ago   |   CNBC   |   9 articles

Trump wanted the Texas congressman as director of national intelligence in 2019, but backed off when Ratcliffe was shown to have inflated his resume.
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Personal Income and Outlays, January 2020

37 minutes ago   |   U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Personal income increased 0.6 percent in January after increasing 0.1 percent in December. Wages and salaries, the largest component of personal income, increased 0.5 percent...
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Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus Star Talks Lyon Tie And Derby D'Italia, Which He Claims 'Is As Good As El Clásico'

39 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Juventus talisman Cristiano Ronaldo believes his side can turn their Champions League tie around at the Allianz Stadium against Lyon and has also claimed Derby d'Italia 'is as...
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Trump administration tries to play down the health and economic risks of the coronavirus

43 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

Administration officials fanned out on teleivos and at a conservative political conference and blamed Democrats and the media for hypig the virus crisis
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Four Reasons Why The Coronavirus Is Such a Terrifying Economic Menace

47 minutes ago   |   Slate

The normal playbook for fighting recessions might not work in a global pandemic
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Gamedev.world will raise money to provide relief for developers affected by GDC postponement

Gamedev.world will raise money to provide relief for developers affected by GDC postponement

49 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Gamedev.world announced that it will raise money for indie game developers affected by the postponement of the Game Developers Conference.
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Market craters for 7th-straight day to close out worst week since 2008

59 minutes ago   |   NBC News

Markets are currently pricing in a rate cut at the next Fed meeting, a dramatic turnaround from the consensus just a few weeks ago.
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Worst week on stock market since 2008 stunned some of Minnesota's top money managers

59 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

Some area market professionals have re-evaluated short-term tactics based on the sell-off caused by coronavirus spread.
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Stocks, Dow Sink As Coronavirus Fears Continue Driving Economic Uncertainty

Stocks, Dow Sink As Coronavirus Fears Continue Driving Economic Uncertainty

Some indexes are set to close out their worst week since the depths of the financial crisis in 2008. Read more ...

S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

S&P 500 posts worst week since the financial crisis as coronavirus fears flare

All major US indices tanked on Friday, pushing stock prices further into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to roil investors. The S&P 500 fell as much as 4.1%... Read more ...

210 people have reportedly died from coronavirus in Iran, but the government...

210 people have reportedly died from coronavirus in Iran, but the government is saying the death toll is only 34

The death toll in Iran from coronavirus could be far higher than the government is letting on. BBC News reported that 210 people have died, per hospital sources, while the... Read more ...

Joe Biden admits he wasn't actually arrested in apartheid South Africa...

Joe Biden admits he wasn't actually arrested in apartheid South Africa, contradicting a story he's told for weeks

Presidential candidate Joe Biden has spent the last several weeks telling campaign audiences he was arrested in apartheid South Africa while trying to meet with Nelson... Read more ...

Coronavirus fears appear to be driving up sales of oat milk, fruit snacks...

Coronavirus fears appear to be driving up sales of oat milk, fruit snacks, toilet paper, and more - here's what people are buying

Nielsen data shows people are buying masks, hand sanitizer, oat milk, nutrition bars, and more as coronavirus spreads. US sales of hand sanitizer soared 428% in the week ending... Read more ...

Global stocks fall on virus fears after Wall Street plunge

Global stocks fall on virus fears after Wall Street plunge

Global stock markets plunged further Friday on spreading virus fears, deepening a global rout after Wall Street endured its biggest one-day drop in nine years. Read more ...

Dow sinks more than 1,000 points, S&P 500 plunges as the coronavirus...

Dow sinks more than 1,000 points, S&P 500 plunges as the coronavirus sell-off rages on

All major US indices tanked Friday morning, pushing stock prices further into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to roil investors. The S&P 500 fell as much as... Read more ...

Wall Street is certain the Fed will slash interest rates next month. But a...

Wall Street is certain the Fed will slash interest rates next month. But a key official says that will only happen if the coronavirus becomes a pandemic

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said Friday that interest rates would be cut only if the coronavirus worsened. The comments were the latest sign the central... Read more ...

United just slashed its flights to Japan and other parts of Asia, showing...

United just slashed its flights to Japan and other parts of Asia, showing how quickly coronavirus fears are hurting new airline and travel markets outside of China

United Airlines said it will significantly reduce its capacity to Japan, Singapore, and South Korea due to the novel coronavirus outbreak . Japan has, over just a few days... Read more ...

A punter from Arizona State became the breakout star of the NFL combine...

A punter from Arizona State became the breakout star of the NFL combine after out-benching his peers in the bench press

Arizona State punter Michael Turk did 25 repetitions of 225 lb on the bench press at the NFL combine. Turk's reps were more than every wide receiver, all but one tight end, and... Read more ...