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Aric Jenkins


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Recent articles by Aric:

A.I. is “the most important project humanity will ever work on”

Everyone from Google to TikTok is trying to use artificial intelligence to their advantage. → Read More

The Houston Astros cheating scandal shows how tech is upending baseball

The team was punished by MLB for using video tech to steal signs in 2017. → Read More

This year will be the first, real litmus test for the streaming vs. theater debate

An absence of ticket-selling mega franchises like "Avengers" or "Star Wars" could give a true look at moviegoers' preference for cinemas or streaming. → Read More

Facebook Drops the Mic on Political Advertising

Facebook said it would not ban political advertising for the upcoming 2020 campaign, unlike some rivals like Twitter. → Read More

Ducati North America CEO Talks New Streetfighter V4 Motorcycle Coming Spring 2020

The new model, set to arrive in the spring, "will allow an average rider to feel like a professional." → Read More

Airbnb Copes With a Bad Trip on the Road to Its IPO

Airbnb is on a roll, expanding into new businesses and thriving financially. But before going public, it has to confront persistent fraud and safety problems. → Read More

Delaying ‘The Banker’ Magnifies Deeper Worries for Apple TV+

The postponement is no fault of Apple's, but it exacerbates a mediocre start for the streaming service. → Read More

‘We Won’t Be the First:’ Ethiopian Airlines CEO Weighs Reintroducing 737s After Fatal Boeing Crash

Tewolde GebreMariam addressed the tragic accident involving his company at Fortune's Global Forum in Paris. → Read More

Inside Fox's Strategy as a Newly Independent Network

The broadcaster's programming executives spoke with Fortune about the network's plans for the future. → Read More

Rihanna Explains Why She Turned Down the Super Bowl Halftime Show

"I just couldn’t be a sellout," the singer explained in a Vogue interview that delved into whether she skipped the halftime show out of solidarity with Colin Kaepernick. → Read More

New York Comic Con Organizer ReedPop Is Perfecting Its Business

The 13 year old company is said to be the largest producer of pop culture events in the world. → Read More

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky on Why ‘Animal Experiences’ Matter to the Company’s Future

As the company prepares for a 2020 IPO, the CEO tells Fortune that the new service could be a big profit-driver. → Read More

Verizon Acquires Jaunt XR's Augmented Reality Technology

The San Mateo, Calif.-based startup formerly focused on cinematic virtual reality has raised more than $100 million. → Read More

Victims of Aurora Movie Shooting Pen Letter of Concern Over 'Joker' to Warner Bros.

Family members of the slain expressed concern over the film's violence and asked the studio to lobby Congress for gun reform. → Read More

Emmys 2019: Awards Experts Say You Should Pay Attention to These Categories and Shows

Three experts break down the most intriguing categories and shows to follow at Sunday's awards. → Read More

Emmys 2019: Awards Experts Say You Should Pay Attention to These Categories and Shows

Ahead of the 2019 Emmys, Fortune asked three experts to break down the most intriguing categories and possible wins at the awards. → Read More

The Second Episode of the Bill Gates Netflix Documentary Is the One to Watch

The middle section of "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates" gives viewers the most insight into the Microsoft founder's formative years. → Read More

Disney CEO Bob Iger, Who Took Steve Jobs’ Seat, Resigns From Apple’s Board

Disney CEO Bob Iger has resigned from Apple's board of directors, as both companies aim to launch competing video streaming services, Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus. → Read More

MoviePass Finally Shuts Down for Good

The infamous movie ticketing subscription service will cease operations on Saturday, Sept. 14. → Read More

Sean Parker Invests in the Peter Jackson VFX Studio Behind 'Avatar' and 'Lord of the Rings'

The Napster co-founder and former Facebook president is teaming up with Weta Digital, which has also worked on "Alita: Battle Angel," "Avengers: Endgame," and "Game of Thrones." → Read More