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Uber is about to fire back in the legal drama that’s gripped Silicon Valley

Uber is expected to argue that the 14,000 files that were allegedly downloaded by Anthony Levandowski, the head of its self-driving car unit, never made it to Uber or into its self-driving technology. The company also plans to show that its Lidar unit, a laser-based sensor that's a key component of …

As Anger at O’Reilly Builds, Activists Use Social Media to Prod Advertisers

In this age of rage, Madison Avenue is finding itself on red alert.<p>Advertisers are increasingly in the cross hairs of populist activists — aided by the power and reach of social media — who are demanding that brands quickly take sides on divisive social and political issues, posing a new challenge …

Is There Awareness Behind Vegetative States? - Issue 47: Consciousness

Imagine that a loved one, let’s say your brother, has suffered a serious brain injury. After languishing in a coma, he finally “emerges”—that is, he …

Is Matter Conscious? - Issue 47: Consciousness

The nature of consciousness seems to be unique among scientific puzzles. Not only do neuroscientists have no fundamental explanation for how it …