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In sign of detente, North Korea skips annual anti-US rally

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — In another sign of detente following the summit between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, North Korea has decided to skip one of the most symbolic and politically charged events of its calendar: the annual "anti-U.S. imperialism" rally marking the …

North Korea

GOP leaders eye new bill on family separations at border

WASHINGTON (AP) — Struggling to find the votes to pass a sweeping immigration overhaul, House Republicans are narrowing on a slimmed down bill to stem the crisis of separating immigrant families at the border.<p>But even that more modest measure hit uncertainty Monday. President Donald Trump rejected …

Immigration

Microsoft Report: Cybersecurity's Top 3 Threats Intertwine

Botnets, ransomware, and simple attack methods dominate the threat landscape and build on each other to drive effectiveness.<p>Cybercrime is a business, …

Scientific research piracy site hit with $15 million fine

Sci-Hub site has been playing a game of domain Whac-a-Mole.<p>The operator of a searchable piracy site for scientific research papers has been ordered …

Google's neural network is a multi-tasking pro

It can manage eight tasks simultaneously.<p>Neural networks have been trained to complete a number of different tasks including generating pickup lines, adding animation to video games, and guiding robots to grab objects. But for the most part, these systems are limited to doing one task really well. …

Why you shouldn’t be afraid to ask when it comes to networking

Jennifer Fonstad, cofounder of Aspect Ventures and a seasoned venture capitalist, admits she’s more of an introvert than an extrovert. But when it comes to networking with Silicon Valley insiders, she’s a pro. Her advice: Don’t be afraid to ask.<p>Fonstad offered her advice at the Catalyst Conference …

Networking

10 Pointers To Help You Ace Your Next TV Interview

Andy Warhol is famous, among other things, for saying that everyone has his or her 15-minutes of fame in a lifetime. And it’s truer than not. Unfortunately, some of that fame can come in the form of an unflattering video gone viral: that TV interview you did in which you flubbed your comments so …

Andy Warhol

Researchers investigate decision

(Phys.org)—Decision-making is typically thought of as something done by intelligent living things and, in modern times, computers. But over the past …

The world’s megacompanies are about to become true stateless superpowers—in all their power and complexity

A quarter century of global liberalization and integration appears to be on knife’s edge. Over the past two decades, global capital markets, technological connectivity and the growth of new consumer markets worldwide have given rise to massive corporate platforms in commodities, finance, …

Administrative Law

How to Do Kayak Camping Right

This Is What a Dietitian Actually Eats in 24 Hours to Get in Shape

Trying to make healthy food choices day in, day out can be exhausting. "With all the diet information available you just wish someone would tell you …

‘Call to Action’: Harvard Students Launch Resistance School to Combat President Trump

For more than 15,000 students across the country, Wednesday marked the first day of Resistance School — a program where the educational focus is …

Experiment Reaffirms Quantum Weirdness

Physicists are closing the door on an intriguing loophole around the quantum phenomenon Einstein called “spooky action at a distance.”<p>There might be …

Google wins its latest case against the 'right to be forgotten'

The "right to be forgotten" isn't guaranteed worldwide, according to a new court ruling.<p>Google on Tuesday won the latest lawsuit over its search …

Watch the POWER RANGERS Movie Trailer Recut to Match the TV Intro

With only a few weeks until the new <i>Power Rangers</i> movie hits theaters, there still seems to be a rift between old school purist fans of the show and …

Six new technologies that will enable faster, better internet to the world

Airborne drones may soon provide connectivity to remote areas.<p><i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>The internet is one of the most important inventions of the modern era. However, current estimates say that only 40 percent of people around the globe have access. As internet connectivity becomes ever more important, new …

Telecoms

How To Answer The Question 'How Do You Handle Failure?'

Dear Liz,<p>I’m job-hunting right now and I’ve run into all of the interview questions you hate at least once!<p>I hate them too, but your suggested answers have been life savers for me! There is one question that really bugs me and I hear it a lot. The question is “How do you handle failure?”<p>It’s such a …

Understanding Machine Learning

Learn how you can modernize your data warehouse with Apache Hadoop. View an on-demand webinar now. Brought to you in partnership with …

See how Sony Xperia Touch turns any table, counter or wall into an Android 'phone'

Students Zap Their Brains For a Boost, For Better Or Worse

Last October, Matt Herich was listening to the news while he drove door to door delivering pizzas. A story came on the radio about a technology that sends an electric current through your brain to possibly make you better at some things — moving, remembering, learning. He was fascinated.<p>The …

IBM Watson AI is taking over white-collar jobs in Japan

Artificial intelligence has some pretty clear use cases in the workforce. Thus far, it’s largely been used to automate factory and shipping work. It …

Artificial Intelligence

Israel to test electric roads that wirelessly charge vehicles as they drive

Forget the charging port—the roads of the near future could power your electric car while you drive, eliminating the need to ever stop to recharge or …

This Spreadsheet Calculates When You'll Pay Off Debt With the Snowball Method

The snowball method is the best way to pay down your debt. If you’re skeptical and want to see how it will work, this spreadsheet will calculate …

A new kind of router turns your Wi-Fi network into a fortress

LAS VEGAS — Smart devices have a problem. Most of their magic requires that they connect to the internet, but the internet can be a dangerous …

Hacking

5 search engine optimization trends for 2017

With every passing year, search engine portals develop new algorithms and rules with the hope of combating spam links and people trying to play the system.<p>These new rules set by Google, Bing etc. means that every webmaster must stay abreast to the ever changing SEO landscape in order to help …

SEO

5 Big Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2017

Expect to see better language understanding and an AI boom in China, among other things.<p>Last year was huge for advancements in artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's the New Dark Matter-Free Theory of Gravity

Erik Verlinde has picked a fight with Einstein -- and could win.<p>The existence of dark matter is generally accepted by the sort of scientists who care …

The Top Trends Shaping Business For 2017

Last year’s outlook for 2016 suggested that you keep your eye on the growing consumer control, the questions around AI and the excitement of virtual reality applications. The landscape has changed — a lot. For the coming year, trends show a growing emphasis on a shifting local and global identity, …

Tech trends we're most looking forward to in 2017

As the end of the year looms over the horizon, it’s time to take a look forward and mull over the next big thing in technology.<p>Like any year before, 2017 will bring its own problems and solutions, shaping up both the way we use and think about technology.<p>So without further ado, take a dive into the …

Autonomous Tech

Food Trends 2017: What to Look for On Your Plate This Year

Prep your palate for ice cream roll ups, faux meat, grilled chicken hearts—and then some.<p>No way around it: 2016 was a strange year. And from bleeding veggie burgers at New York's Momofuku Nishi to burrito drone delivery in Virginia, the food scene kept pace. Witness the Great Frosé Brain Freeze of …

Ice Cream