Salesforce in talks to acquire Slack

(Reuters) — Cloud-based software company Salesforce.com is in talks to acquire workplace messaging app Slack as…

Spaceflight does some weird things to astronauts’ bodies

“The Twins Study gave us a first sketch of the human body’s molecular responses to spaceflight,…

GDPR enforcement must level up to catch big tech, report warns

A new report by European consumer protection umbrella group Beuc, reflecting on the barriers to effective…

Treating Your Stress with AI Technology

Anxiety, stress, overthinking, and trauma are commonly used words to describe people suffering from mental health…

Comcast raising TV and Internet prices, including a big hike to hidden fees

Enlarge / Comcast Xfinity cable television installation truck parked on a street in front of a…

Gig economy workers could receive equity under SEC proposal

(Reuters) — The U.S. securities regulator on Tuesday proposed a pilot program to allow tech companies…

How to make the next election even more secure

For the first time ever, millions of voters had an easier way to vote, and history…

Europe sets out the rules of the road for its data reuse plan

European Union lawmakers have laid out a major legislative proposal today to encourage the reuse of…

Nearshore Outsourcing Is Up During Covid-19. Here’s Why.

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about two simultaneous but seemingly paradoxical trends: remote work and deglobalization.…

SpaceX Starlink engineers take questions in Reddit AMA—here are highlights

Enlarge / Starlink logo imposed on stylized image of the Earth. reader comments 176 with 100…