August 2023

Cybersecurity experts are warning about a new type of AI attack

The UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) issued a warning this week about the growing danger of “prompt injection” attacks against applications built using AI. While the warning is meant for cybersecurity professionals building large…




YouTube’s extremist rabbit holes are deep but narrow

In the months following the 2016 presidential election, mounting evidence suggested YouTube’s video recommendations could send viewers down rabbit holes of extremist and hateful content. The heated criticism culminated in YouTube issuing a public statement…



The freedom of going braless comes at a cost

On top of the dance challenges and prank videos, TikTok has become the home for some weird wellness trends from putting laundry products in drinking water to mouth taping. But the latest trend is something…