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Harry Potter Fan Fiction Written by Bots is Hilariously Awful

Bots write Harry Potter story How do you think you would do at writing some Harry Potter fan fiction? Prequel? Sequel? The bottom line is, whatever you did, it would likely be ...

December 13, 2017 at 4:50 pm by

Facebook May Shortly Ask You to Send Them A Selfie

Facebook may shortly ask you to send them a selfie to prove that you are a human being I hate selfies and no, it’s not because I’m a miserable sod. I hate ...

November 29, 2017 at 2:59 pm by

IBM Says The State of Network Security is Abysmal

The state of online security is at a new low according to IBM Security’s 2017 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index. Cyber criminals are starting to grab unstructured ...

April 3, 2017 at 3:50 pm by

Twitter CEO Under Pressure to Resign Over Bot Scandal

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is under mounting pressure to step down for misleading potential investors about the amount of human users on the social media website. A recent study ...

March 24, 2017 at 4:01 am by
Obama

Obama’s Facebook Messenger Bot Now Open Source and Available to Download

The Obama Facebook Messenger bot was released in August and created to communicate with people on behalf of the president. In theory, this allows the US president to receive ...

October 16, 2016 at 7:10 pm by
overwatch

Overwatch Hackers Getting Banned Hard

As with all new games, people look for shortcuts to get a head start and win, even more so as competitive play becomes more and more abundant within new releases. With ...

June 1, 2016 at 1:40 pm by
Overwatch

Cheating on Overwatch Will Get You Permabanned

In an age of online gaming where people can casually go online or face off against others in competitive championships, some people are always looking to get that extra edge ...

May 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm by
AI

Grad Students Fooled by AI Teaching Assistant

AI has a growing place in our society and a number of them are becoming harder and harder to distinguish from humans while performing their tasks. This has been further shown ...

May 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm by

Siri’s Creators Reveal Amazing New AI Assistant

In the last 4 years since Siri made its debut, the assistant AI has helped and entertained many users of Apple’s iOS-based products around the world. Now, Siri’s ...

May 10, 2016 at 3:20 pm by

Microsoft Populates Skype With Helper-Bots

Your Skype chats could just get a little bit smarter thanks to Microsoft’s new array of assistive helper-bots. These bots were on show at Build 2016, where Microsoft ...

March 31, 2016 at 6:00 pm by
trump

MIT Attempts to Out-Trump Trump With DeepDrumpf Twitterbot

Donald Trump’s antics on social media are infamous at this point, seeming crazy and unpredictable at times. Now, we can all look forward to an improvement to Trump ...

March 5, 2016 at 10:20 am by

Google AI Bot Thinks the Purpose of Life is to Live Forever

Google researchers had an enlightening conversation with its new advanced artificial intelligence bot, during which they made a startling revelation regarding how computers ...

December 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm by

Blizzard Kills Over 100,000 WoW Accounts With Six Month Bans

World Of Warcraft can claim to be the start of the MMO craze. Allowing thousands of players to take part in events that shaped Azeroth. With legendary weapons and characters ...

May 15, 2015 at 1:58 am by

Google reCAPTCHA Eschews Text Puzzles for an Image Matching System

The familiar annoyance of two word text ‘puzzles’ to prove that you’re human – staple of the internet for over a decade – is no more. Google has replaced its ...

December 3, 2014 at 10:40 pm by

Electronic DNA Could Be The Future of Secure Login

A team of researchers at the University of Oxford claim that our physical behaviour could be use as a secure way of logging into our computers and smartphones. The researchers ...

July 18, 2014 at 6:15 pm by

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