Elon Musk on Mission to Link Human Brains with Computers in 4 Yrs – Newsmax

(Newsmax) Tesla Inc. founder and Chief Executive Elon Musk said his latest company Neuralink Corp. is working to link the human brain with a machine interface by creating micron-sized devices. Neuralink is aiming to bring to the market a product that helps with certain severe brain injuries due to stroke, […]

Internet Control: Google Plans Ad-Blocking Feature in Popular Chrome Browser

(CitizensOutpost) According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is preparing to introduce a new ad-blocking feature built into its popular Chrome web browser: The ad-blocking feature, which could be switched on by default within Chrome, would filter out certain online ad types deemed to provide bad experiences for users as […]

Verizon Earnings Sink in Q1 2017 – Business Insider

(Business Insider / Reuters) Verizon Communications Inc on Thursday reported quarterly results that missed estimates and said it lost subscribers who pay a monthly bill despite the No. 1 U.S. wireless carrier’s re-launch of unlimited data plans. Shares of the company fell 2.3 percent to $47.80 in premarket trading. Net income […]

FBI used Trump dossier to help get warrant to monitor ex-aide: report | TheHill

  (The Hill) The FBI used the dossier alleging Russian ties to President Trump’s campaign associates to help convince a judge to grant a warrant to secretly monitor former campaign aide Carter Page, CNN reports. FBI Director James Comey has cited the dossier in some of his briefings with lawmakers in recent […]

Sessions: MS-13 gang could be designated as terrorist organization | TheHill

  (The Hill) Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the MS-13 gang could be designated as a terrorist organization. Asked by Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Tuesday whether he thinks the designation would be helpful, Sessions replied, “I think so, perhaps. I believe it could qualify for that.” “There are rules that […]