Martin Buenafe

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Syria's Palmyra: Ghost town bearing scars of IS destruction

PALMYRA, Syria (AP) — Explosions rocked the ancient town of Palmyra on Friday and on the horizon, black smoke wafted behind its majestic Roman ruins, as Syrian army experts carefully detonated hundreds of mines they say were planted by Islamic State militants before they fled the town.<p>An Associated …

Middle East

Is it morally wrong to deny the robot revolution?

We have a "moral imperative" to accept the benefits of integrating robots into society, an expert told CNBC's "Power Lunch" Friday.<p>"Robotic cars, …

Artificial Intelligence

The next time someone tells you robots are going to destroy our jobs, show them this

Studies like these usually generate headlines like "Robots are putting people out to pasture" (the Mail), "After the robot revolution, these may be the only jobs left for human beings" (The Telegraph), and "Robots will steal your job" (er, Business Insider).<p>I, for one, welcome our new robot …

Robots

Getting into Instagram

Instagram, its that place with the garish filters and poorly composed smartphone images of your dinner, cat or partner doing silly things, isn’t it? …

Social Media

Why Unmarried Women Are Much More Powerful Than We Think

"Wherever you find increasing numbers of single women in history, you find change."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US.</i><p>Journalist Rebecca Traister's new book <i>All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation</i> was published this week, but the book already feels like …

Feminism

Peter Hitchens proves to be Russell Brand’s Achilles heel

Although Russell Brand has stopped producing his YouTube series <i>The Trews</i> after tiring of being in the spotlight, fans of the comedian-turned-revolutionary can now get their fill in the new documentary <i>Brand: A Second Coming</i>.<p>While the film, which is directed by Ondi Timoner, was originally supported …