Sunday, May 17, 2020

Dangers of posting personal information on social media

Remember what users do now on Facebook. You hold yourself busy with your family and friends, but still, create a brand name and reputation. You connect to the public with whom you choose to communicate. If you aren't present, it's almost a disadvantage.
-Mark Zuckerberg, Co-founder, and CEO of Facebook

The internet, especially social media like Facebook, is a lifeline for lonely senior citizens. Yet this popular social networking site has advantages and drawbacks. On the one hand, the social network helped older adults remain engaged and even locate dates and relationships for their families and friends. In comparison, you might be open to scammers if you reveal a little too much.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Microsoft withdraws investments from Israeli startup AnyVision

An Israeli startup, AnyVision, promised 99.9% accuracy in face recognition solutions and impressed the world. Their solutions work on any sensor, and picture quality to provide real-time results.

A team of researchers discovers powerful antibiotic using AI

An antibiotic is a medicine that inhibits the growth of or destroys microorganisms. Bacteria are constantly mutating to survive these antibiotics. The world changed in 1928 when the first anti-biotic, Penicillin, was discovered. It saved lives of many. Penicillin cured many infectious diseases like pneumonia, rheumatic fever, and several other bacteria-induced problems.