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Comment on Is Radical Life Extension Good for Society? by Sine Arrow

You seem quite bitter.“The modern era has been built upon exploiting the young for the sake of the old.”That all depends on how you define young and …

Emerging Technology

Chicago has its deadliest weekend of the year: 17 killed, 42 wounded

The last weekend of October was the deadliest so far this year in Chicago, including among its victims an eighth-grade honors student and twin 17-year-old boys, according to police and data compiled by the Tribune.<p>Seventeen people were fatally shot in the city between Friday afternoon and early …

Michael Rotondi's GamerLab™ Wants to Revolutionize Architecture Education Through Gaming

In a typical media narrative, video games are responsible for social isolation, decreased attention spans, and even violent tendencies. But according …

Gaming

What does the Uber employment ruling mean for your trip?

If upheld, it's a decision that could transform the way you get around London.<p>On Friday a London employment tribunal ruled that Uber has been acting …

NSA-Hacking 'Shadow Brokers' Reveal Spy-Penetrated Networks

The Shadow Brokers, a mysterious hacker group, released a new cache of files online on Halloween morning.<p>The group claimed its latest dump reveals …

Reminder: The Interfaces Of The Future Will Be Part Of Our Environment

A proof of concept by argodesign proves why we shouldn’t count out projected interfaces just yet.<p>Have you ever tried to cook with your tablet on the cutting board? It sounds like a great plan. And then you spill something. Or you nick it with your knife. Or your arms are elbow-deep in pork fat and …

At Dakota Pipeline Protesters Questions of Surveillance and 'Jamming' Linger

There's a mysterious plane and helicopter circling over the camp at Standing Rock in North Dakota, where police and activists have been locked in a showdown over the Dakota Access oil pipeline for months.<p>It's unclear who sent the plane or its purpose — but those on the ground believe it may be …

Environment

Retirement Planning for a 115-Year Life Expectancy | Investopedia

A recent study reported that the highest life expectancy for most humans is now about 115 years and that this figure has mostly plateaued. The study …

Retirement

Comment on Medicine Will Advance More in the Next 10 Years Than It Did in the Last 100 by Master Michael

I was born in 1945 between the first atomic bomb and the second atomic bomb blast. I have grown up through the 60’s at San Francisco State U where …

Spirituality

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Travelers shouldn’t just leave money on the table if things go south.<p>9:07 a.m. Today9:07 a.m. March 30, 2018<p>The chief executive officer of the …

Voice Actors Strike Against Video Game Companies

If you're a video game aficionado of sorts, or even if you simply missed the memo entirely, it's no secret that actress Jennifer Hale has an extensive resume within the gaming industry.<p>She's played the roles of Sarah Palmer in Halo 5: Guardians, Commander Shepard in Mass Effect 3, and a quantum …

Gaming Industry

Apple and Samsung fight in US Supreme Court in battle that could decide the future of tech

Samsung could win back some of the $399 million judgement it was forced to pay out to Apple, in a case that saw it fined for allegedly copying some …

An Affordable, Futuristic Electric Car Will Finally Hit the Streets in 2017

Reinventing the Automobile<p>Tesla may be the Alpha in the field of electric vehicles (EVs) but there are other, albeit smaller, ventures making waves. …

Electric Vehicles

What Leading AI, Machine Learning And Robotics Scientists Say About The Future

Every year there is a new hot topic in tech. Today, it’s all about artificial intelligence, machine learning, virtual reality and autonomous vehicles. The difference between now and the past is that everything is becoming interconnected at a faster rate.<p>We are entering an extremely critical time in …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Income Inequality Might Actually Be A Good Thing

<b>Why Income Inequality Might Actually Be A Good Thing by Connor D. Wolf</b><p>Income inequality is rarely viewed as a positive but one expert argued Tuesday …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

A shortage of basic food supplies in Venezuela means that the predominantly Catholic nation may not have enough holy bread to serve its churchgoers …

An Actual Batman Is Chasing Down Creepy Clowns, And Our World Feels Safer Now

1 year ago<p>If you read the news on a regular basis, no doubt you're aware of the creepy clown phenomenon that's taken the United States by storm since …

McDonald's

The political economy of the headphone jack

A lot has been said about the removal of the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 but one essay that still has me thinking comes from The Verge’s …

Sociology

Tinder's sociologist reveals one big mistake people make in their profile photos

And so I used a photo of me holding a sparkly mask in front of my face.<p>I know. But at the time it seemed so clever: <i>Don't you want to know who's under there?!</i><p>I'd nearly forgotten about this unfortunate decision until I spoke with Dr. Jess Carbino, Tinder's in-house sociologist, about some of the …

Your next nurse could be a robot: Robots can successfully imitate human motions in the operating room

Robots can successfully imitate human motions in the operating room<p>The nursing assistant for your next trip to the hospital might be a robot.

Robotics

ASA is investigating PS4's No Man's Sky for false advertisement

After the active player count for No Man’s Sky dropped below 1,000 players on Steam, it’s safe to say that the highly anticipated game had a rather …

Steam Pulls Digital Homicide's Games After It Sued 100 Users Of The Community For $18 Million, Devs Respond

Close<p>Gamers ranting at game developers is quite a common occurrence these days and nothing to write home about. But developers suing a hundred Steam …

Social Gaming Needs Regulation, Panel at World Regulatory Briefing Says

Social gaming isn’t exactly gambling, but it’s also not free of similar risks, according to a recent discussion by experts on the topic.<p>Social gaming …

Administrative Law

Devs Concerned As Steam Makes Big Adjustment To Player Reviews

Valve have again shaken up how the Steam store presents player reviews, this time adding new filtering options which, by default, don’t include …

The Alphabet-funded free wifi kiosks are scrapping web browsing because too many people were using it for porn

LinkNYC, the initiative to install super-fast wifi hubs in New York City, is suspending web browsing on all its tablets after 8 months due to inappropriate behavior, the company says.<p>Google parent company Alphabet funds LinkNYC through its spinoff Sidewalk Labs.<p>"... Some users have been …