Sophia the Humanoid Robot made her first appearance in Canada this week at the Discovery 2018 Conference in Toronto. While many attendees were excited to meet Sophia, some Canadians are concerned that robots like her will eventually take over the workplace.
Facebook engineer and ‘professional stalker’ reportedly fired over creepy Tinder messages – TechCrunch
There’s no shortage of Facebook news this week on account of F8, but this creepy Facebook-adjacent event with a good outcome seems worth noting. An engineer accused of abusing his access to data at the company in Tinder messages has been fired, Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch today. The issue arose over the weekend: Jackie Stokes,…Details
Emirates airline has improved its presence on social media, jumping 1 place to number 4 in the list of the most visible brands. An update by social media monitoring firm Brandwatch shows that users posted more than 2.84 million unique images of the airline per month on Twitter and Instagram. Users posted 6.66 million photos…Details
Twitter Inc urged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after a glitch exposed some in plain text on its internal computer network. The social network said an internal investigation had found no indication passwords were stolen or misused by insiders, but that it urged all users to consider changing their passwords…Details