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Syria has secretly executed thousands of political prisoners, rights group says

BEIRUT — Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government secretly executed between 5,000 and 13,000 people in just one prison as part of its campaign to eliminate opposition to his rule, a new report by the watchdog group Amnesty International has found.<p>The killings took place over a four-year period …

/u/amidemon on TIL that 14.4 percent of males and 19.1 percent of females who are veterinarians have considered suicide since graduation. This is three times the U.S. national mean.

How To Make A Chatbot Intelligent?

Chatbots are a dime a dozen these days. On the one hand, every bot claims to be artificially intelligent. On the other hand, everyone seems to have …

Android gives apps full access to your network activity.

I have been a longtime iPhone user and decided recently to break out of the wallet garden and explore Android. I am specifically interested in the …

Apps

Judge says Google has to hand over emails to FBI even if they’re kept abroad

Runs counter to similar Microsoft case last year<p>Google has been ordered to hand its users’ emails over to FBI agents with search warrants, even if those communications are stored on servers outside of the United States. The decision, by Philadelphia district judge Thomas Rueter, has implications …

Privacy

Amnesty: Up to 13,000 hanged in Syria's 'slaughterhouse'

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian prison was known to detainees as "the slaughterhouse." Behind its closed doors, the military police hanged as many of 13,000 …

Warning: Seriously Scary Scale Knowledge

0<p>SHARES<p>One question that comes up consistently from my students is, “How do I develop the ability to play long phrases at mind-numbing tempos and …

Uber sues Seattle over law allowing drivers to unionize

Liberal city of the Northwest vs. global ride-hailing juggernaut<p>Late last month, Uber sued the city of Seattle, challenging the city’s authority to implement a landmark law allowing drivers in the gig economy to unionize. It was an opening shot in what is likely to be a long and costly legal battle.<p>…

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Scum’s Wish Is A Disturbing Anime About Lovers Who Love Other People

In media, teenagers often possess a delicate balance of callousness and narcissism. In CW dramas like <i>Gossip Girl</i>, producers lean into their more …

Anime

Weapons of Math Destruction, book review: Democracy in the age of the algorithm

Our lives are increasingly influenced by mathematical models and algorithms that are hard to challenge and often discriminatory. In this book, former …

Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

Quantum Mechanics

The Rise Of AI Will Force Data Scientists To Evolve Or Get Left Behind

The history of Artificial Intelligence is long, but it’s only been recently that technology companies and markets have begun to get excited about it… Why? Because now it works.<p>After a few decades of exploration of symbolic AI methods, the field shifted toward statistical approaches, that have as of …

Artificial Intelligence

The beautiful, haunting art of murdered painter Zdzisław Beksiński.

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20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world

HERE ARE A FEW instances where other languages have found the right word and English simply falls speechless.<p>1. <i>Toska</i><p><b>Russian</b> — Vladmir Nabokov …