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The 12 "Dirtiest" Foods in the Produce Aisle

The top offender changed for the first time in years.<p>Every year since 2004, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) publishes a "Dirty Dozen" list that ranks the most popular fruits and vegetables based on their pesticide residue levels. By analyzing pesticide residue data from more than 35,000 …

Inside Facebook’s Biggest Artificial Intelligence Project Ever

<b>By Stacey Higginbotham</b><p>Michael Short — Bloomberg via Getty Images<p>April 13, 2016, 1:01 PM EDT<p>The next time you load Facebook, whether its website or …

Machine Learning

Crossing Switzerland

15 Crazy Delicious Cauliflower Hacks to Help You Lose Weight

We-can’t-believe-it’s-cauliflower recipes ahead.<p>If we could hand out superlatives to our favorite veggies, cauliflower would win “most creative” by a landslide. With the help of a food processor and some smart seasonings, it’s the ultimate shape-shifter. While we're at it, we'd also give this pale …

Healthy Eating

Robots are coming for our jobs — but the best solution is already being tested in Europe

In 1930, the influential economist John Maynard Keynes coined the term 'technological unemployment" to describe what happens when mechanical labor makes human labor obsolete.<p>He predicted that by 2030 we could all be working just 15 hours a week.<p>That hasn't happened yet, because until now most …

Facebook to put augmented reality in your glasses

Onstage at its annual F8 developer conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared the social network's 10-year road map. In addition to the company's dedication to live streaming (including a new API so developers can add live streaming to their hardware), he detailed the company's thoughts on how …

Powered By Pee: How Your Toilet Could Fuel The Future

Conversations on excreta (feces and urine) are rarely seen as polite or appropriate, but we really need to get over that. The reality is that for cities, there are few greater challenges than managing the cycle of water and waste. Countless efforts are underway to find better ways to reduce, reuse …

Fuel Cell

MIT's newest quantum computer puts us one step closer to defeating modern encryption

The NSA warned us that meddling around with quantum computing could pose a security risk. The foundations of our crypto-graphic knowledge could be …

Is Microsoft About To Bring PowerShell To Linux?

Recent moves by Microsoft came together in my head this morning as an interesting chain of events that seem to point towards a large event in my mind: PowerShell on Linux, possibly Open Sourced.<p>Firstly, let’s outline some facts, and then I’ll join some dots together using what I hope is a chain of …

Linux

This Tech Company Gave Its Employee Tax Forms to Hackers

Someone at storage giant Seagate (stx) fell victim to an email phishing scam.<p>The scammers made off with the 2015 W-2 tax forms for current and former …

This is how hackers took down an entire power grid without breaking a sweat

<i>The BI Intelligence Content Marketing Team covers news & research we think you would find valuable. This topic was originally highlighted and sent to subscribers of the IoT Insider newsletter.</i><p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is making our world more connected, but it's also opening us up to more …

Cybersecurity