UK agrees to redesign ‘racist’ algorithm that decides visa applications

The UK visa algorithm will be overhauled by the end of October. Daniel Leal-Olivas/Getty Images The UK government said Tuesday that it’ll stop grading visa applications with an algorithm critics have called racist. From Friday of this week, a temporary system will be put in place to grade applications while the algorithm undergoes a redesign before being […]

Android is finally getting its version of Apple’s AirDrop

Google is unveiling an Android feature called Nearby Share. Angela Lang/CNET Android is getting a feature that’s been beloved among iPhone users for years.  Google, which makes the Android mobile operating system, on Tuesday said it’s launching a tool...