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Forget ideology, liberal democracy’s newest threats come from technology and bioscience

A groundbreaking book by historian Yuval Harari claims that artificial intelligence and genetic enhancements will usher in a world of inequality and powerful elites. How real is the threat?<p>The BBC Reith Lectures in 1967 were given by Edmund Leach, a Cambridge social anthropologist. “Men have become …

Singularity

Who are the hackers who cracked the iPhone?

Dave Lee<p><b>What do we know about the curious, secretive NSO Group? Very little - but after this week, an awful lot more than we did before.</b><p>The group, an Israeli-based but American-owned company, specialises in creating what it calls tools against crime and terrorism. But the security researchers call …

Security

Google's Tensor Processing Unit explained: this is what the future of computing looks like

When Google unveiled its Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) during this year's Google I/O conference in Mountain View, California, it finally ticked for …

Machine Learning

How to create a 2D platformer for Android in Unity - Part one

My wife playing the simple platformer. She immediately worked out how to break it…<p>If you’re at all interested in developing video games then you should definitely check out Unity. Unity is a 2D and 3D game engine as well as an IDE and builder tool that makes it possible to make professional caliber …

Game Development

The in and out of Google's tech fest

Google I/O 2016 has announced an array of products expected to make their mark this year. The internet giant expects to have a strong footing in user …

Android News

Great Smoky Mountains: Wildflowers and misty waterfalls

4.6<p>107 Park Headquarters Road, Gatlinburg, TN, US<p>3.6<p>1471 W. Millers Cove Rd., Walland, TN, US<p>4.5<p>10035 Campground Drive, Townsend, TN, US<p>4.4<p>Little …

Apple Examined Streaming 4K Content from Sony in 2013

Documents from the Sony Data Breach show that Apple requested 4K video content from Sony for the purpose of testing both digital distribution and …

Smart TV