A paper by students at the University of Notre Dame that was published via IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems said 73 percent of haven’t actually clicked through to view the content being rated.
For the second time in less than four years, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is considering regulations regarding net neutrality – the principle that internet service providers must treat all data the same, regardless of the origin or purpose of that data.
BuzzFeed is laying off about 100 employees — about 6 percent of its workforce — after it failed to hit its 2017 revenue targets. And Greg Coleman, the longtime digital advertising executive who joined the company as its president in 2014, is moving out as well.
As the U.S. Postal Service tests its new prototypes for the next mail delivery truck, environmental groups and others are urging it to pick an electric vehicle. In a letter to Postmaster General Megan J.
Google is facing a class-action lawsuit in the UK that claims the search giant illegally snooped on 5.4 million iPhone users between 2011 and 2012.
Apple may be getting into semiconductors in an even bigger way. The company may make its own iPhone power management chips as soon as 2018, according to a report from Nikkei.
When prescribing medication, doctors face a bedeviling problem: According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, research shows that 20 to 30 percent of patients never even get their prescriptions filled, and half don’t take medicines as prescribed.