10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. A number of state attorneys general will meet with Justice Department lawyers this week to discuss various concurrent investigations into Google, according to the Wall Street Journal. The meeting is reportedly seen as the start of a periodic dialogue that could expand […]

Tech and business giants mourn the unexpected death of NBA legend turned investor Kobe Bryant, who was known for his ‘obsessive’ work ethic and used to call leaders like Tim Cook for advice

Tech and business leaders from Apple and Microsoft as well as high-profile investors reacted with shock, sadness, and respect for Kobe Bryant’s legacy on Sunday, following the news that the NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash at age 41. Bryant may be best known for his achievements on the court, but he […]

There’s a ‘Pro’ version of every major Apple gadget except for the Apple Watch. It’s time for that to change. (AAPL)

Apple has used the “Pro” name for its Mac products, iPads, and more recently the iPhone and iPad. Now, it may be time for it to make an Apple Watch Pro as well. Some of the newer features to have debuted on the Apple Watch in recent years, while innovative, target specific use cases and […]

Here’s how an ex-CIA officer and a tech entrepreneur are using AI to hunt sex traffickers on Super Bowl Sunday

Emil Mikhailov, founder of XIX, a computer vision startup, and Nic McKinley, founder of Deliver Fund, a nonprofit started by an ex-CIA agent, have teamed up to use AI to fight human trafficking. Deliver Fund uses XIX’s technology to scan and analyze massive numbers of online images to identify and expose sex trafficking rings. The […]