Wi-Fi access only granted to students in China after they solve a puzzle

There’s no such thing as a free lunch in this world. Now apparently the same goes for Wi-Fi. Students in the cafeteria at China’s Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics must solve a calculus equation to get the school Wi-Fi password, state media Global Times reported Sunday. The password lies within the answer to the problem, […]


Google Doodle’s mama duck honors moms on Mother’s Day

  She patiently teaches us the skills we need to survive and then selflessly offers her loving protection when our confidence outpaces our current capacity. Mothers in many species perform this role every day, largely without proper recognition. It’s for this devotion that Google honored moms around the world on Mother’s Day with a three-part, […]


Facebook acquires AI startup that helps you shop

Facebook said Friday that it purchased a startup called GrokStyle, which uses artificial intelligence to help shoppers find furniture and home decor.  ‘We are excited to welcome GrokStyle to Facebook,’ Facebook spokeswoman Vanessa Chan said in a statement. ‘Their team and technology will contribute to our AI capabilities.’  Furniture retailer Ikea uses technology developed by […]


Fortnite reportedly will pull in an epic $3 billion profit this year

The video game industry’s biggest title is raking in the dough, a new report says. Fortnite: Battle Royale, the cartoonish last-man-standing title that’s free to download from Epic Games, is set to notch $3 billion in profit this year, according to a TechCrunch reported Thursday, citing a person familiar with the company’s finances. This comes after Epic […]