‘Pray Away’ Shows Julie Rodgers’ Fight to Escape Conversion Therapy. Here’s Where She Is Now.

Reading Time: 6 minutes At one point in Julie Rodgers life, she gave impassioned speeches at Exodus International conferences. That, for most of Rodgers’ late adolescence wasn’t just a normal thing—it was a good thing. It was proof that the meetings she had through Living Hope, a ministry under the umbrella of Exodus International, was working. But as nearly … Read more

Gig companies take worker classification fight to Massachusetts through ballot initiative – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 7 minutes A coalition of app-based ride-hailing and on-demand delivery companies including Lyft, Uber, Doordash and Instacart have filed a petition for a ballot initiative in Massachusetts that would keep gig economy workers classified as independent contractors as the industry takes a fight it won in California on the road. The ballot measure proposed by the Massachusetts … Read more

Stimulus Check And The Lawmakers Fight For It |

Reading Time: 4 minutes The federal government of the United States of America has provided stimulus checks to over 169 million citizens. The money was provided in the third batch of the direct payments. Following that, about 2.3 million citizens received a total of 1,400 USD each. This was in the month of June. However, some lawmakers of the … Read more

University of Geneva: Cancer: information theory to fight resistance to treatments

Reading Time: < 1 minute University of Geneva: Cancer: information theory to fight resistance to treatments – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News Home Academics University of Geneva: Cancer: information theory to fight resistance to treatments #University #Geneva #Cancer #information #theory … Read more

DNSFilter secures $30M Series A to step up fight against DNS-based threats – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes DNSFilter, an artificial intelligence startup that provides DNS protection to enterprises, has secured $30 million in Series A funding from Insight Partners. DNSFilter, as its name suggests, offers DNS-based web content filtering and threat protection. Unlike the majority of its competitors, which includes the likes of Palo Alto Networks and Webroot, the startup uses proprietary AI … Read more

[Must Read] How countries are using Top Technology to fight Coronavirus – Engineering

Reading Time: 6 minutes The Top technologies being used against the pandemic are raising questions about excessive surveillance. The rapid spread of Covid-19 has forced countries to use every trick in the book to contain the disease. Some countries, like South Korea and Singapore, have done a better job than, say, Italy and Spain. Asian countries have used a … Read more

How to Fight the Coronavirus with Data Science – Engineering

Reading Time: 6 minutes The rapid spread and global impacts of COVID-19 can make people feel helpless and scared as the novel coronavirus escalates and forces them to change many aspects of their everyday lives. However, people can feel glimmers of hope in these uncertain times by understanding more about how data scientists are working hard to learn as … Read more

Has India passed Corona Virus Pandemic or real fight is unfolding soon – Education Charter International

Reading Time: 3 minutes The fear of Corona Virus is increasing day by day. Every space of digital media is focusing on one thing — covid 19 or coronavirus. Every Government is preparing to give a tough fight to this deadly disease. My take on this is simple and I predict for India in this context. Based on data … Read more

Discord buys Sentropy, which makes AI moderation software to fight online hate and abuse – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes The online chat platform Discord is buying Sentropy, a company that makes AI-powered software to detect and remove online harassment and hate. Discord currently uses a “multilevel” approach to moderation, relying on an in-house human moderation team as well as volunteer mods and admins to create ground rules for individual servers. A Trust and Safety … Read more

Beyond Pride: The fight against tech’s brogrammer culture – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 18 minutes Phil Schraeder Contributor Phil Schraeder is CEO of GumGum, the global technology and media company specializing in contextual intelligence. I was 4 years old when I started playing what I’ve come to think of as “the game.” It was dressing-up time at school, and, as I ran over to a costume box, my teacher grabbed … Read more