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How to find and delete where Google knows you’ve been

August 13, 2018-7:59 am Stevie 0

  Phys.org Even if you have “Location History” off, Google often stores your precise location. Here’s how to delete those markers and some best-effort practices that keep your location as private as possible. But there’s […]

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China’s ‘Big Brother’ surveillance technology is impressive and chilling — but it’s not nearly as all-seeing as the government wants you to think

July 11, 2018-7:52 am Stevie 0

Business Insider The Chinese government is working to create a techno-authoritarian state powered by artificial intelligence and facial recognition to track and monitor its 1.4 billion citizens. The government has big plans to have a ubiquitous […]

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Worthless Just Two Years Ago, West Texas Sand Now Brings in Billions

July 10, 2018-8:27 am Stevie 0

Bloomberg Standing high on top of a windswept dune in the West Texas plains, Greg Edwards stares out into a vast ocean of sand. It stretches in every direction, interrupted only by an occasional strip […]

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Tomorrow’s Cities: Dubai and China roll out urban robots

June 15, 2018-10:21 pm Stevie 0

BBC It is a terrifying vision of the future – a robot police officer with dark eyes and no discernible mouth that can identify criminals and collect evidence. The robocop, complete with police hat to […]

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Electrocution, cardiac pain, and a miscarriage: Amazon warehouse investigation reveals 600 ambulance call-outs for injured workers

June 1, 2018-7:52 am Stevie 0

Business Insider Amazon warehouse worker.Reuters/Lucas Jackson Freedom of Information requests show that ambulances were called 600 times to Amazon warehouses in the UK over the past three years. GMB union, which filed the requests, found that ambulances […]

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AI(Artificial Intelligence) Made These Paintings

May 17, 2018-7:34 am Stevie 0

By Jeff Muskus May 17, 2018, 6:00 AM EDT Bloomberg AI-GENERATED PAINTING BY ROBBIE BARRAT FOR BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK Less than a year after he got his high school diploma and left Shenandoah Junction, W.Va., for […]

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Elon Musk Worries That AI Research Will Create an ‘Immortal Dictator’

May 7, 2018-7:31 am Stevie 0

Live Science Imagine your least-favorite world leader. (Take as much time as you need.) Now, imagine if that person wasn’t a human, but a network of millions of computers around the world. This digi-dictator has instant access […]

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7 ways we’ll interact with computers in the future

May 7, 2018-7:24 am Stevie 0

Digital Trends An asteroid of new interfaces will wipe out the prehistoric mouse and keyboard Fifty years ago, pioneering computer scientist Doug Engelbart showed off a series of breathtaking new technologies in one astonishing keynote […]

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A scientist says he’s invented a replacement for plastic water bottles that fully decomposes in 3 weeks

May 2, 2018-7:53 am Stevie 1

Business Insider A British scientist claims to have invented a plastic-free, single-use water bottle that can decompose within three weeks. The Choose Water bottle, developed by James Longcroft, aims to replace plastic bottles and help […]

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