Lidija Jovanovska

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What Is It Like to Be a Dolphin? - Facts So Romantic

<i>Maybe dolphins are more “tuned in” with the world around them, by necessity: a holistic blend of the physical, sensory, and cognitive, all seamless</i> …

Animals

Предупредувачки и застрашувачки податоци - Нема место каде да се избега од загадувањето

Една по една, професорот Трајче Стафилов од Институтот за хемија, ги менува мапите на Македонија на кои е прикажан степенот на загадувањето на …

Viseme

A <b>viseme</b> is any of several speech sounds that look the same, for example when lip reading (Fisher 1968).<p>Visemes and phonemes do not share a one-to-one …

Blockchain identity: Cambridge Analytica, but on the blockchain

Nobody much uses blockchains for real work — they don’t work very well in practice, they utterly fail to scale, and the most famous and widely-used …

A history of alienation

In the postwar period it was understood to be the fundamental malaise of modern life. Why aren’t we ‘alienated’ any more?<i>By Martin Jay</i>Read at Aeon

Sigmund Freud

Computers, Visualization, and History

Exploring the relationship between presence and enjoyment in a virtual museum

Abstract<p>The Augmented Representation of Cultural Objects (ARCO) system, developed as a part of an EU ICT project, provides museum curators with …

Museums in a Digital Age

Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach

Whistleblower describes how firm linked to former Trump adviser Steve Bannon compiled user data to target American voters<p>The data analytics firm that worked with Donald Trump’s election team and the winning Brexit campaign harvested millions of Facebook profiles of US voters, in one of the tech …

Donald Trump

The Miss Stone Affair

During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, when the United States was still a third-rate power, American diplomats, missionaries, and traders …

Miss Stone Affair

Macedonian Struggle<p>Miss Stone Affair<br>• Thessaloniki bombings of 1903<br>• Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising<br>• Battle of Mečkin Kamen<br>• Battle of Sliva<br>• Battle of …

Photogrammetry

<b>Photogrammetry is the science of making measurements from photographs.</b><p>The input to photogrammetry is photographs, and the output is typically a map, …

Dali Salvador A Soft Self Portrait

The Oracle of Bacon

Hey, smartphone and tablet users! Check out the Six Degrees app for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. Click the icons to the left for more details.<p>Six …

Inside the Two Years That Shook Facebook—and the World

One day in late February of 2016, Mark Zuckerberg sent a memo to all of Facebook’s employees to address some troubling behavior in the ranks. His …

Journalism

Why millennials are making memes about wanting to die

<b>(Salon/Ilana Lidagoster)</b><p>As a downwardly-mobile generation, Dadaist jokes about death by Tide Pod is a form of catharsis for us millennials<p>Deidre Olsen<p>February 11, 2018 12:30am (UTC)<p>Why would anyone willingly risk their health to eat a toxic Tide laundry detergent pod? Most adults are probably …

Great Depression

Businessweek - Bloomberg

With entrance rates plateauing, business schools are offering fellowships and other incentives to bring in more women.

Business School

Better than a hologram: BYU study produces 3D images that float in 'thin air'

BYU engineering professor and holography expert Daniel Smalley has long had a goal to create the same type of 3D image projection. In a paper …

Star Wars

Learn to code games on Ethereum.

CryptoZombies is an interactive code school that teaches you to write smart contracts in Solidity through building your own crypto-collectables game.

Decentraland Project Updates — January 5th – Decentraland

<b>Decentraland Project Updates — January 5th</b><p>News and updates from the Decentraland project<p>The past few weeks have been filled with several exciting …

~$1 trillion of real estate is on the move … here’s why

<b>Subscribe to our mailing list</b> if you don’t want to miss future research like this.<p>Autonomous vehicles, aka self-driving cars, are coming. And the …

Commuting

The ultimate end-to-end tutorial to create and deploy a fully decentralized Dapp in ethereum

In this tutorial my objective is to walk you through the steps required to create a decentralized application from start to finish and deploy it in …

4 Technology Trends That Will Transform Our World in 2018

Predicting the future requires hubris, and it should therefore be met with more than a terabyte of skepticism. In past years, I’ve made some calls …

Bots

Behold The Most Hilarious Wildlife Photos of 2017

Wildlife photographer Tibor Kércz would spend a few nights each year camped out in a tent near a tree, hoping to capture photos of little owls and …

People have spent over $1M buying virtual cats on the Ethereum blockchain

Launched a few days ago, CryptoKitties is essentially like an digital version of Pokemon cards but based on the Ethereum blockchain. And like most viral sensations that catch on in the tech world, it’s blowing up fast.<p>Built by Vancouver and San Francisco-based design studio AxiomZen, the game is …

How to Find Wally with a Neural Network

A guide on how to train a model to solve Where’s Wally puzzles<p>Deep learning provides yet another way to solve the Where’s Wally puzzle problem. But …

Carlo Ratti designs graffiti-painting drones to safely make multistorey artworks

Italian architect Carlo Ratti's Paint By Drone system uses remotely controlled flying robots to cover buildings in giant paintings.<p>Designed to turn …

If I Only Had a Brain: How AI ‘Thinks’

AI can beat humans in chess, Go, poker and Jeopardy. But what about emotional intelligence or street smarts?<p>Artificial intelligence has gotten pretty …