(CNN)Here is a look at the life of actor Morgan Freeman.
Birth date: June 1, 1937
Nominated for one Tony Award and five Academy Awards; winner of one Academy Award: Best Supporting Actor for “Million Dollar Baby,” 2004.
1970s – Plays Count Dracula on “The Electric Company.”
Developers expected to welcome ruling that finds Googles employment of Java code in its Android operating system was fair use
Google has won a six-year court case brought by software firm Oracle, which claimed Google had infringed its copyright by using 11,500 lines of Java code in its Android operating system.
The jury ruled that Googles use of 37 Java APIs (application programming interfaces) was fair use. The news will be welcomed by developers, who typically rely on free access to APIs to develop third-party services.
Two foreign correspondents, three writers in London and 15 staff members in US to leave positions in company
Vice Media has laid off about 20 staff based in the US, London and in two foreign correspondent positions as part of restructuring plans.
It comes as Josh Tyrangiel, a former Bloomberg journalist who was hired last year to oversee the development of a nightly programme to be aired on HBO, is being promoted to oversee the companys news division.
Planning minister Romero Juc was recorded saying We have to change the government as the only means to stop a sweeping corruption investigation
The credibility of Brazils interim government was rocked on Monday when a senior minister was forced to step aside amid further revelations about the machiavellian plot to impeach president Dilma Rousseff.
The House of Cards star is embracing activism, fighting for equal pay in Hollywood and highlighting the role of conflict minerals in wars in central Africa
Robin Wright, currently playing the scheming first lady Claire Underwood in long-running TV drama House of Cards swung by the Guardians offices in New York last week on a mission to draw attention to the mining of conflict minerals in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the war it continues to spark. She has produced a documentary on the subject, When Elephants Fight, and her words echoed those of Joseph Conrad in Heart of Darkness more than a century ago, describing the conflict as the most vile scramble for loot that ever scarred the face of human consciousness.
Googles path to developing machine-learning tools illustrates the stark challenge that tech companies face in trying to make machines act like humans
Machines may yet take over the world, but first they must learn to recognize your dog.
To hear Google executives tell it at their annual developer conference this week, the technology industry is on the cusp of an artificial intelligence, or AI, revolution. Computers, without guidance, will be able to spot disease, engage humans in conversation and creatively outsmart world champions in competition. Such breakthroughs in machine learning have been the stuff of science fiction since Stanley Kubricks 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Washington (CNN)Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert must report to prison on June 22, according to a new court order.
(CNN)Here is a look at the life of U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch.
Birth date: May 21, 1959
Lynch is the first black female attorney general in U.S. history.
1984-1990 – Litigation associate at New York law firm Cahill, Gordon & Reindel.