Alexander Kenis

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These hologram-like projections are so good they’ll make you question reality

These projections are so convincing they'll make you question reality.<p>Visual Studio THEORIZ developed technology that creates 3D hologram-like projections, designed to give you an immersive experience.<p>Interactive video is projected onto the walls and ground, responding to the movements of the …

Augmented Reality

New terror warning from the TSA

Commercial trucking rental companies are warned of the spike in terror attacks using large vehicles.

France's election is ending in a verbal cage fight

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> The French presidential campaign, watched across Europe and across the Atlantic for its potential impact on the future of a united continent, went screaming into its final 48 hours on the heels of a bitter, 140-minute, nationally-televised debate that at times degenerated into a …

Europe

Kurzweil: By 2030, Nanobots Will Flow Throughout Our Bodies

Ray Kurzweil, Google’s director of engineering, is a well-known futurist who seems to have a penchant for accurate predictions. Most recently, he has …

Singularity

The 8 Best Vegan Restaurants in America

London's first vegan fried chicken restaurant debuted in Hackney this month, and lines of hungry residents stretched in front of its neighboring …

Sorry, But Your Brain Only Knows One Way To Multitask Effectively

Your brain can multitask really well when one of the tasks is a habit you’ve developed in that particular context.<p>The news that multitasking is bad isn’t even news anymore. In recent years, people have begun to recognize what psychologists have known for decades: If you try to do two things at the …

Humanity

The Human Brain vs. Supercomputers... Which One Wins?

Have you ever tried to match wits with a computer? Perhaps you’ve tried playing it in a game of chess or raced to perform a calculation before your …

We Have Not Seen This Happen In Gold Since 2004

After starting the year with a bang, the last Commitment of Traders (COT) report shows gold ends 2016 with a muffle, as for a seventh straight week, …

The new year total-body reconstruction plan

<b>Duration</b> 60<p><b>Exercises</b> 6-8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>So you're on the resolution wagon and looking for a jump start program? You've come to the right place. The …

25 Tips for Better Front Squats

<b>When in doubt, do front squats.</b><p>This is one of my favorite strength training mottos (along with "perfect practice makes perfect" and "fast sh*t is …

China’s plans to lead the global economy are being foiled by… China

America’s traditional stewardship of the global economy is in limbo. As president-elect Donald Trump sees it, the United States’ role in the world isn’t necessarily to lead it. Sure, the US will still engage with other countries—but only in line with Trump’s guiding principle of “America …

Economics

17 NYC-Based Startups Ready to Take On 2017

These companies are likely to grab a decent bite of the Big Apple.<p>On the one hand, New York City is one of the most expensive cities to build a startup, mainly due to sky-high real estate prices and salaries. On the other hand, the startup scene in New York City is booming, and the following list …

Startups

Inside the black box: Understanding AI decision-making

Artificial intelligence algorithms are increasingly influential in peoples' lives, but their inner workings are often opaque. We examine why, and …

The "Game of Life" System Tracks and Changes Your Habits

Building good habits is a difficult process. Most experts recommend doing it through small changes and not being hard on yourself when you falter. …