MetaCert can catch phishing links in your email

MetaCert, founded by Paul Walsh, originally began as a way to watch chat rooms for fake Ethereum scams. Walsh, who was an early experimenter in cryptocurrencies, grew frustrated when he saw hackers dumping fake links into chat rooms, resulting in users regularly losing cash to scammers. Now Walsh has expanded…

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Facebook loses $120 billion in market cap after awful Q2 earnings

Facebook’s share price fell more than 20 percent in after-hours trading today after the company announced its slowest-ever user growth rate and a scary warning that its revenue growth would rapidly decelerate. Before today’s brutal Q2 earnings, Facebook’s share price closed today at $217.50 — a record high — but…

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Molson Coors Considering Selling Marijuana-Infused Beers In Canada

Marijuana-infused beer is an idea that has long brewed among pot enthusiasts — and it may soon hop onto store shelves in Canada. Molson Coors Brewing Company is reportedly in talks with various cannabis companies in Canada, where recreational marijuana will be officially legal later this year. Bloomberg reports that the…

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Google under fire for listing ‘Nazism’ as the ideology of the California Republican Party

File photo – Silhouettes of laptop and mobile device users are seen next to a screen projection of Google logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. (REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration) Google came under fire on Thursday after an error in its Knowledge Panel listed “Nazism” as the ideology of the…

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House Leader McCarthy slams Google over ‘Nazism’ error, claims bias against conservatives

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., has spoken out about what he views as political bias in the tech industry. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., was quick to slam Google on Thursday after reports surfaced that an error in the Internet search giant’s Knowledge Panel listed “Nazism” as a tenet…

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