Complaints filed in Europe claim internet companies categorize users based on potentially sensitive browsing habits, and then use those labels to target ads. https://media.wired.com/photos/5c4bd1aaf254572cc21b81f8/master/pass/TrackerAdsAreBad%20(1).jpg
Germany is allowing citizens to register their newborn children as a third gender –diverse– and even to change their own legal gender, so long as they have a doctor’s certificate. LGBT groups say the requirement is discriminatory. The “diverse” classification is intended to meet the needs of intersex people whose anatomy does not fit typical […]
VITAMIN D deficiency tends to be more common during this time of year because the sun, which is the main source of the vitamin, is in short supply and IV levels are low. But are you at risk of the condition developing?
Organizers of last week’s walkout say ending mandatory arbitration for individual harassment claims still thwarts collective action, among other concerns. https://media.wired.com/photos/5be4920aec3a5f54b04d33c7/master/pass/Sundar-Google-Policy-1056109494.jpg
President Trump has seemed to double down on a theory, popular among his supporters, that George Soros or other Democratic groups are financing the migrant caravans surging toward the US’s southern border. “I wouldn’t be surprised. I don’t know who, but I wouldn’t be surprised. A lot of people say yes,” he told a Daily […]
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Facebook announced today that its Instant Games platform is soon expanding and coming to gaming groups and Facebook Lite.Read More
A coalition of health groups is warning the Ontario government that allowing the display and advertising of vaping products in convenience stores would lead to increased nicotine addiction among teenagers.
Today marks the start of Epic Games’ new Fortnite eSports competition, which has undergone some changes. Now known as the Fortnite Fall Skirmish, the new event will kick off later today, September 21. The development team say they have taken a number of ideas from the Summer Skirmish series and are bringing back some formats. […]
Sweden’s court decision to overturn the expulsion of a Palestinian convicted of firebombing a local Synagogue has provoked a fierce reaction from Israel and pro-Jewish groups that called it a legitimization of anti-Semitism. The Court of Appeals for Western Sweden has overruled another court’s decision concerning a deportation of a Palestinian man, who was earlier […]