Republicans declare themselves winners of VP debate before it begins

The Vice Presidential debate is happening in about an hour, but Republicans have already decided on who won. The Republican National Committee accidentally published a story to its website this evening stating that there was a “clear consensus” their candidate had won the debate, which has not yet started. It even had a (short) list of(…)


Facebook begins using artificial intelligence to describe photos to blind users

Ask a member of Facebook’s growth team what feature played the biggest role in getting the company to a billion daily users, and they’ll likely tell you it was photos. The endless stream of pictures, which users have been able to upload since 2005, a year after Facebook’s launch, makes the social network irresistible to(…)