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AI will "kill many jobs", claims Alibaba's CEO, and it's up to tech giants to protect the human race

The comments were made by Alibaba's Jack Ma during a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum<p>CEO of the Chinese online sales giant Alibaba Jack …

Artificial Intelligence

Fitness tracking app Strava gives away location of secret US army bases

Sensitive information about the location and staffing of military bases and spy outposts around the world has been revealed by a fitness tracking company.<p>The details were released by Strava in a data visualisation map that shows all the activity tracked by users of its app, which allows people to …

Fitness Technology

Commodore 64 Mini Console Announced

Making a Comm-back.<p>Classic home computer the Commodore 64 is staging a comeback - this time as a fully-licensed "mini" version.<p>Clocking in at 50% the …

FCC chief tells Apple to turn on iPhone's FM radio chip

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai has a message for Apple CEO Tim Cook: "Flip the switch" and turn on FM radios embedded in iPhones.<p>In the wake of three major hurricanes that have wiped out communications for millions of people over the past month, Pai issued a statement Thursday …

A Video Game Writer Explains How Technology Can Make Stories Better (Or Worse)

Every writer knows that the best work comes from writing, rewriting, and rewriting again until you’ve gotten so sick of your story that you can’t …

How do you spend the first hour of your working day?

Mo Gawdat<p>Chief business officer, Google<p>"For the past 30 years I've spent the first hour of every day reading. I invest in the fitness of my brain …

How to Train Yourself to Think Differently and Permanently Rewire Your Brain, According to Science

It's not about thinking positively. It's about learning how to think realistically.<p>The conversations you have with yourself have a direct impact on how you feel and how you behave. If your self-talk is filled with self-doubt, harsh criticism, and catastrophic predictions, you'll struggle to reach …

A new finding raises an old question: Where and when did life begin?

Science Source/Getty Images<p>Geologists are analyzing ancient clues to tell our origin story.<p>The rock is a deep rusty red, shot through with gray stripes. It rises above shrubby tundra, part of a hummocky terrain that slopes down to the Hudson Bay in northern Quebec, as it has for a very long …

Earth Science

3 Problems With AI That Only Design Can Solve

In an era when users have to theorize about how algorithms work, design has never been more necessary.<p>AI is in desperate need of designers–in part, because machine learning products often originate in the world of research, where design principles are rarely applied.<p>Closing the gap between …

A cooking blog dedicated to Bob's Burger of the Day. I take the punderful name from Bob's Burger of the Day chalkboard, come up with a recipe for it, and make it. I haven't made a bad one yet...

The weekend chef, cooking the cauliflower cumin from inside the house burger! yummy<p>Runny Out of Thyme Burger from “Sexy Dance Healing” Delicious, a …

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

For other uses, see The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (disambiguation) and Hitchhiker's Guide (disambiguation).<p><i>The Hitchhiker's Guide to the …

Best Movies to See in October: ‘Blade Runner,’ Wonder Woman’s Origin and More

October brings more Halloween treats than tricks at the movies – no less than five big Cannes films all make their public debuts in American …

On the Charts: Foo Fighters Stake Second Number One With ‘Concrete and Gold’

Foo Fighters notched their second Number One album on the Billboard 200 with new album <i>Concrete and Gold</i>.<p>The band’s ninth studio album sold 127,000 …

Universities in Ohio

College & University

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Secrets of the world's toughest creatures revealed

<b>Genetic analyses of tardigrades has revealed some of the secrets of their incredible survival abilities.</b><p>These tiny creatures, sometimes called water bears, can survive radiation, freezing, extreme dehydration and even the vacuum of space.<p>Researchers have now decoded the DNA of two species of …

Biology

Ancient Tablet May Show Earliest Use of This Advanced Math

A new study claims the tablet could be one of the oldest contributions to the the study of trigonometry, but some remain skeptical.<p>For nearly 100 years, the mysterious tablet has been referred to as Plimpton 322. It was first discovered in Iraq in the early 1900s by Edgar Banks, the American …

3 animals inspiring the armor of the future

Seashells, fish, and spiders may hold the key to better bulletproof vests.<p>The animal kingdom is full of formidable armors. Some creatures don rigid shells or bony plates. Others favor a more flexible coating of scales. All of these shields are specialized to help their wearer withstand whatever …

U.S. Army

Mr. Wolfe's Web Wanderings

Here's some recent high-profile articles about copyright in the news.<p>Can a tattoo on human flesh be copyrighted? We'll soon find out.<i>There's a tattoo</i> …

The most valuable data tech companies collect about you

The privacy debate tends to focus on how big companies handle "private" information like Social Security Numbers, credit histories, financial …