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Google Employees Resign in Protest Against Pentagon Contract

It’s been nearly three months since many Google employees—and the public—learned about the company’s decision to provide artificial intelligence to a controversial military pilot program known as Project Maven, which aims to speed up analysis of drone footage by automatically classifying images of objects and people. Now, about a dozen Google employees are resigning in protest over the company’s continued involvement in Maven.

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Wait, did this article just report that @IBM refuses to work on US Defense Department contracts? Is this true?

See this speedy new drone make a delivery without remote control – StumbleUpon

Its developers call it the fastest drone in the world: It goes 80 mph and can make deliveries over 100 miles away, and it doesn’t even need remote control.
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Beware of fake Uber drivers: Here’s how to spot them –

Uber imposters have been kidnapping and assaulting unsuspecting passengers. TODAY national investigative correspondent poses as a fake Uber driver to show you how to avoid becoming a victim.
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Amazon will now deliver packages to the trunk of your car – The Verge

Amazon announced today a new service that gives its couriers access to a person’s vehicle for the purpose of leaving package deliveries inside.
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