Hugh Robertson

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Amsterdam Introduces Contactless Payment Jackets for Beggars

It’s getting and harder and harder for beggars to survive on spare change handouts these days. People have become too reliant on alternative payment …

Iran bans 'Clash of Clans' for encouraging tribal conflict

The Iranian government has been censoring internet for years to keep its citizens from exposing themselves to content it deems inappropriate or radical. Now the people have been saved from another toxic scourge: The mobile game <i>Clash of Clans</i>. The country's Ministry of Justice has recommended the …

Real time payments overhaul coming in 2017

While it has received little public attention so far, the system's launch is a sign of Australia's system of digital money and payments finally …

Watch the trailer for the new Martin Scorsese film that took over 20 years to make

It’s been a passion project for director Martin Scorsese for nearly 30 years. Finally, his film, “Silence,” hits theatres on December 23 and it’s …

Martin Scorsese

WoW! Valentina Kozlova - Sexy Ass

Google Translate is Amazing Now, and That Should Terrify You

Translating languages is hard. If you’re fluent in more than one, you already know that there’s never any direct translation for a lot of phrases. …

Chinese investors buy stake in mapping firm HERE | Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Two Chinese companies and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC have agreed to buy a 10 percent stake in a digital mapping company controlled by Germany’s leading carmakers to help them develop self-driving cars.<p>A sign of Tencent is seen during the third annual World Internet …

Psychiatrists Must Face Possibility That Medications Hurt More Than They Help

Two new posts on this website have me contemplating, once again, the terrible possibility that psychiatry is hurting more people than it …

Depression

Always Aroused

Carrie Fisher: A Life in Pictures

Carrie Fisher

Morgan Fairchild

Could online tutors and artificial intelligence be the future of teaching?

Online maths company has partnered with scientists to identify what makes lessons successful - and to see if AI can be used to improve teaching<p>Ambar presses her hand to her forehead, nose crinkled in concentration as she considers the question on her screen: how many sevens in 91? The ten-year-old …

Artificial Intelligence

Will a Sexbot Destroy Your Marriage?

Before robots overtake humanity, will they overtake the bedroom?<p>According to Dr. Trudy Barber, <b>it will be considered socially normal to have sex with</b> …

University of London

Batman and Superman Still Have Beef in 'Justice League'

It’s no secret that Henry Cavill’s Superman would be in DC’s upcoming superhero mashup, <i>Justice League</i> — and that might not make Batman all that happy.<p>…

Justice League

You can’t always get what you want, Marion Fayolle

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