When you want the public to trust your use of controversial facial recognition technology linked to two prominent wrongful arrests of Black men, it's perhaps best not to claim you aren't using it in the first place. The Los Angeles Police Department was on the defensive Monday after a Los Angeles Times report found that, […]
Joy to the world, the need to take an annoying extra step while sending emails on your iPhone is no more. Google has updated its latest version of Gmail, adding the option for it to become the default email client on iPhones. That's thanks to a change made by Apple to the new iOS 14, […]
Citymapper has long been one of the best mobile navigation apps. Some, including myself, would say it's even better than Google Maps. Now it's available to more people in the United States. The Google Maps alternative for iOS and Android announced Monday it launched navigation support for 17 more cities in the U.S. These include […]
In an explosive complaint filed on September 14, an ICE whistleblower alleged that unwanted hysterectomies, a surgical operation that removes the uterus, were performed on immigrant women in ICE custody at a Georgia facility without their consent. The complaint is currently awaiting a full investigation by the Department of Homeland Security. The whistleblower, Dawn Wooten, […]
There's a new "Hottest Chip in the World." Mashable's Tim Marcin tried out the #OneChipChallenge. Turns out, they're pretty painfully hot. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Spicy Food, Onechipchallenge, Food Challenge, and Entertainment
The George Mason statue is kitty-corner to the Johnson Center and the Mason Pond Parking Deck, where guests can easily park on the first three levels (Fairfax campus map). As soon-to-be emeritus faculty, I'm always happy to meet with friends and my former Mason students on campus.
Film critic and GMU alum Kevin McCarthy encouraged students during his many visits to my GMU classes to pursue internships and "get noticed!" See some of Kevin's terrific interviews on his Nerd Tears website.