Microsofts new AI app to assist the blind…

When those who are blind encounter text, an object, or a landmark, how do they determine what is in front of them? Personal assistants, seeing-eye dogs, and canes traditionally have served this purpose. Now, Microsoft's…

With new Tone Analyzer, IBM Watson can tell…

How many of us have gotten irritated, frustrated, or angry during an automated customer service call? While a human representative answering the phone might be able to pick up on a customer's tone, the automated…

How Samsung uses AR to help restaurants know…

Samsung's digital display technology uses augmented reality to help fast food restaurants enhance their customer experience by predicting what a person is going to order as they approach the menu. Samsung's senior manager of product…

The 10 funniest Netflix comedy specials of 2018

Netflix released too many stand-up comedy specials this year. Tons of hour-long comedy specials dropped on Netflix throughout 2018, and even a handful of half-hour sets with Netflix's The Standups, showcasing dozens and dozens (and…

Apple is building a $1 billion campus in…

Apple is expanding in the U.S. in a big way.Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty ImagesBy Stan Schroeder2018-12-13 15:28:33 UTC Apple is planning a major expansion of its operations across the U.S., including a $1 billion investment in…

Facebooks Privacy Disaster

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37 of the most brutal Trump burns tweeted…

Stephen King's timeline was full to the brim with Trump shutdowns in 2018.Image: John Lamparski/WireImage/Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images/mashable compositeBy Sam Haysom2018-12-27 09:30:00 UTC He may be a best-selling author, but the majority of Stephen King's tweets…