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  • 5 days ago
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    Teenage crane operator saves 14 people from burning building in China

    A 19-year-old crane operator is being praised for his quick thinking after he saved 14 people from a burning building in China, Shanghaiist reports. Lan Junze was working at a construction site in Fushun when he saw a seven-story building go up in smoke nearby. In a viral video, Lan is seen using the crane to help residents escape the fire, which appears to have started on the building's ground floor. One of those saved was Dong Xiuyan, who lived on the third floor.

  • 6 days ago
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    U.S. Births Fall to Lowest Level Since 1980s

    The number of babies born in the U.S. last year fell to a 32-year low, deepening a fertility slump that is reshaping America’s future workforce. About 3.79 million babies were born in the U.S. in 2018, according to provisional data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics.

  • 6 days ago
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    AI can learn real-world skills from playing StarCraft and Minecraft

    Dario Wünsch was feeling confident. The 28-year-old from Leipzig, Germany, was about to become the first professional gamer to take on the artificial intelligence program AlphaStar in the rapid-fire video game StarCraft II. Wünsch had been professionally playing StarCraft II, in which competitors command alien fleets vying for territory, for nearly a decade. No way could he lose this five-match challenge to a newly minted AI gamer.

  • 7 days ago
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    Machine learning predicts heart attacks with 90% accuracy | Verdict

    Using data from 950 patients with chest pain, researchers from the University of Turku, Finland, were able to train an algorithm to identify patterns that indicate a higher propensity for heart attacks and cardiac-related deaths. The outcome of these patients was known over a six-year period, which meant the researchers were able to know with certainty if the predictions were accurate.

  • 8 days ago
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    North and South Korean musicians perform together in China

    A South Korean violinist and a North Korean singer on Sunday held a rare joint performance they hope would help bring the divided Koreas closer together via music — especially at a time of emerging tensions amid deadlocked nuclear diplomacy. Violinist Won Hyung Joon and his North Korean soprano partner, Kim Song Mi, performed together at Shanghai Oriental Art Center with a Chinese orchestra. Their concert came three days after South Korea said North Korea fired two suspected short-range missil...

  • 12 days ago
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    A Green New Deal ignites an old red scare

    With climate change, we’re all in this together. Or is that just what a socialist would say?

  • 13 days ago
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    EA Reveals New Need For Speed And Plants Vs. Zombies Games Coming This Fall

    Although we still don't have an exact launch date for the upcoming Need for Speed and Plants vs. Zombies games, EA has revealed a release window for both titles. In the company's latest financial report, EA announces both games are expected to be released this year sometime between October and December.

  • 13 days ago
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    iOS reportedly getting its very own swipe-to-type keyboard

    Apple may be bringing an Android favorite to iOS at its software developers conference next month. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman has published a big list of little software tweaks his sources say are coming to iOS at WWDC. One of the more interesting notes is that Apple is reportedly going to be releasing its own swipe-to-text keyboard on iOS, something that has long been natively supported in Android.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    Employee engagement — rocket science or data science?

    Which generation is more demanding at work — the Gen X, the millennial or the fresh wave of Gen Z in the workforce? Regardless of the employees’ age demographic, employers are now upping their game to engage and retain today’s staff. According to a Forbes article, organisations are attracting and retaining talent by creating consumer-grade experience at work which reflects their attractive, authentic employer brand. We spoke to Leong Chee Tung (pictured below), co-founder and CEO of En...

  • 2 weeks ago
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    Millennials Tried to Kill the American Mall, But Gen Z Might Save It

    The next generation of U.S. buyers isn’t shopping like their parents.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    Robot toy company Anki is going out of business

    Anki, the San Francisco-based robotics company that specialized in making smartphone-controlled toys, is shutting down this week, reports Recode. The sudden news, delivered to staff today by CEO Boris Sofman, means the company’s staff of nearly 200 people will lose their jobs by Wednesday, with only one week of severance. Anki raised more than $200 million in venture capital funding to date.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    The Man Who Solved ‘Jeopardy!’

    On the April 9 episode of the trivia game show “Jeopardy!,” James Holzhauer, 34, a Las Vegas-based sports bettor, entered the Final Jeopardy round with, yet again, an insurmountable lead. And yet he still wagered a staggering $38,314. The Final Jeopardy category that day: “physics terms.” The clue: “Ironically, it’s a metaphor meaning a huge step forward, but this two-word process only occurs on a subatomic scale.”

  • 3 weeks ago
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  • 3 weeks ago
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    Every Burger King in the country will have meatless Whoppers by the end of the year

    If you’ve been hankering to try one of the cutting-edge meatless burgers people are talking about but haven’t been able to get your hands on one yet, you’re in luck: Burger King’s Impossible Whopper — a patty made with 0 percent meat — will soon be available nationwide. It’s been barely a month since the fast-food chain announced it was giving the new Impossible Whopper a trial run in 59 restaurants in the St. Louis area. Already, the results are so promising that Burger King now p...

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Grandmother with Alzheimer's climbs down the outside of a tower block

    A grandmother in China who suffers from Alzheimer's was rescued yesterday after climbing down the exterior of a high-rise building for 10 storeys with her bare hands. The elderly woman in her 80s had escaped from her home on the 14th floor through the windows after being locked in by her family members. She was pulled into safety by a family on the fourth floor who opened their windows to drag her into their apartment, a fire brigade in Chengdu said on social media.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Blind staffie Amos has own guide dog who never leaves his side

    Owner Jess Martin says the pair have developed a "nice communication" and know each other's boundaries.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Despite Trump’s tariff and border threats, Mexico is now the largest U.S. trading partner

    President Trump has threatened to rip up NAFTA. To shut the border with Mexico. To impose tariffs on the thriving car industry in Mexico. “They’re killing us on jobs and trade,” he said as a candidate. And yet, two years into his presidency, a strange thing has happened. Mexico has become the No. 1 U.S. trading partner.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    A rare antelope is being killed to make $20,000 scarves

    Giovanni Albertini is accustomed to opulence. At this checkpoint on the Switzerland-Italy border, a two-hour drive from Milan, he spends his days evaluating well-coiffed travelers and scouring their Gucci and Louis Vuitton luggage for contraband. He and his Swiss border patrol colleagues have assessed diamonds, pricey wines, and caviar, among other luxuries.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Forget about artificial intelligence, extended intelligence is the future

    Last year, I participated in a discussion of The Human Use of Human Beings, Norbert Weiner’s groundbreaking book on cybernetics theory. Out of that grew what I now consider a manifesto against the growing singularity movement, which posits that artificial intelligence, or AI, will supersede and eventually displace us humans.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    A secret Stranger Things game died before it was even announced

    Telltale’s take on Stranger Things vanished when the studio collapsed. After years of turbulence at Telltale from problematic management and constant crunch, the company closed its doors suddenly in September 2018. It left 250 people with no jobs, no severance, and only days left on their health insurance. In-progress projects, like Stranger Things and a second season of The Wolf Among Us, were killed. The popular Netflix show exists as a video game adaptations with other developers, but Tellt...

  • 1 month ago
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    Predict The Future: Ηas already been achieved using computers (2019)

    “Prophet” computers use quantum computing, overcome traditional computer barriers that use a binary computing system. The team of scientists from Griffith University, Australia and Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore has developed a quantum machine that accurately simulates future results. This research is of great significance at the time of quantum mechanics and machine learning (artificial intelligence) as they are now interfering.