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Google adds fact-checked medical information to search

Basic information on symptoms, treatments, and the rarity of the conditions will now pop up in the Knowledge Graph<p>Google is introducing high-quality medical data to its search engine, hoping to give users worried about that rash that won't go away some fact-checked peace of mind. Starting in the …

A SILICON VALLEY DISASTER: A 21-Year-Old Stanford Kid Got $30 Million, Then Everything Blew Up

The week after Thanksgiving, 40 Clinkle employees gathered in the kitchen of their San Francisco office. It was the second time in two days they'd been called together for an all-hands meeting.<p>At the front of the room stood 22-year-old Clinkle CEO Lucas Duplan, eyes cast down. Next to him stood …

Build 2014

I spent last week in San Francisco at Microsoft’s Build conference. Build is an annual (at least I think it’s going to be) event the company holds at …

Riding an Uber With Sam Biddle, the Tech World’s Least Beloved Watchdog

Sam Biddle stands outside the high glass door of the Tesla dealership in Chelsea, squinting through the shiny pane. He pulls it open with a flourish …

Veteran Apple Designer Greg Christie Departs As Jony Ive’s Role Grows

Apple has confirmed the exit of long-time software designer Greg Christie, who was a vice president in Apple’s design department. “Greg has been planning to retire later this year after nearly 20 years at Apple,” an Apple spokesperson told TechCrunch in a statement. “He has made vital contributions …

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Algorithmic journalism machine generates free newspaper for Milan design week

<b>Milan 2014:</b> Dezeen has teamed up with design research collaborative Space Caviar to distribute a free publication generated by an algorithmic …