UK watchdog has eyes on Google-DeepMinds health app hand-off

The shock news yesterday that Google is taking over a health app rolled out to UK hospitals over the past few years by its AI division, DeepMind, has caught the eye of the country’s data protection watchdog — which said today that it’s monitoring developments. “We expect all the measures…

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California firefighters just shared a must-read response to Trump’s attack on their heroic rescue efforts.

via U.S. Departmet of Agriculture/Flickr Over 200,000 acres have been scorched and 31 people have died in the Woolsey and Hill fires north of Los Angeles and the Camp Fire in Northern California. Six years of scant rainfall combined with historically-high temperatures have created tinderbox-like conditions in the Golden State’s…

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