Revealed: Microsoft Contractors Are Listening to Some Skype Calls
Documents, screenshots, and audio obtained by Motherboard show that humans listen to Skype calls made using the app's translation function.
Gaming's Climate Dread in a 4K Streaming Ecosystem
Still preoccupied with whether they could, games and technology companies are still not stopping to think if they should.
Xbox Is Building the Netflix of Games. Is That a Good Thing?
Waypoint Radio breaks down all of the news from Microsoft and Bethesda's press conferences.
Everything We Learned About the Next Gen Xbox at Microsoft's Press Conference
The new Xbox, 'Project Scarlett,' will launch holiday 2020 with a new ‘Halo’ game.
Microsoft Deleted a Massive Facial Recognition Database, But It's Not Dead
The database contained 10 million photos of 100,000 individuals including activists and journalists.
Hackers Could Read Your Hotmail, MSN, and Outlook Emails by Abusing Microsoft Support
Hackers abused a Microsoft customer support portal that allowed them to read the emails of any non-corporate account.
This Fake Boyfriend App Bails You Out of Awkward Moments
Microsoft developer advocate Chloe Condon created an app to fake a call, to get her off the hook in unwanted social situations.
This Guy Made a Facial Recognition Device for His Cat
Welcome to the cat surveillance state.
The Internet Was Built on the Free Labor of Open Source Developers. Is That Sustainable?
A look at the complicated business of funding open source software development.
AI Doing Art
This AI Creates Horrifying Images Based On Your Words
Yay, researchers trained an algorithm to turn your captions into (nightmarish) images.