10.17.19 Businesses want to use chat technology with you; Medical images leaked online; Happiest states in America

The U.S. has lagged behind in ‘conversational commerce’ enjoyed elsewhere in the world, where texting meets commerce for AI customer service. We spend most of our online time now throughout smartphones. Unlike other countries, the U.S. lacks centralized portals from which to … Read more…

We need to resolve ethics of CRISPR technology as China awaits third genetically modified baby

The scientific community is now struggling to grapple with the ethics of human germline editing as another woman pregnant with a gene-edited baby is soon due to give birth. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Technology is giving China’s retail sector a lead over its global peers, says JD.com vice president

High-end technologies like artificial intelligence are transforming China's retail space — and that's what sets the sector apart from the rest of the world, JD.com's Ling Chenkai told CNBC.  Retail BEST DEAL UPDATE: Up to 50% off Women’s Sale at … Read more…