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Automation Nightmare: Philosopher Warns We Are Creating a World Without Consciousness

Recently, a conference on artificial intelligence, tantalizingly titled “Superintelligence: Science or Fiction?”, was hosted by the Future of Life …

Singularity

The rise of robots: forget evil AI – the real risk is far more insidious

It’s far more likely that robots would inadvertently harm or frustrate humans while carrying out our orders than they would rise up against us<p>When we look at the rise of artificial intelligence, it’s easy to get carried away with dystopian visions of sentient machines that rebel against their human …

Artificial Intelligence

To Catch, To Hold, Release

A few weeks ago, I’m boiling quinoa when I look up to see Ken and Bee parade through the front door. They’re lugging a bulging leather tote of books …

Parenting

The Parenting Types that help to Create Bullies & Victims of our Children.

<i>“Act your age not your shoe size.” ~ Prince</i><p>Two guys were making fun of another who was most likely schizophrenic and talking to himself.<p>I told them …

Why 'trust your instincts' is terrible advice for new fathers

One of the more common pieces of advice given to new dads is to “learn by doing”. Think too much – as several comments to a recent Guardian piece on fatherhood argued – and you risk prejudicing the father-child relationship with ideology, psychological projections or other cerebral mess.<p>It’s not …

Parenting

"Harsh Parenting" Is Linked to Childhood Obesity

We all lose our temper with our kids sometimes. I consider it pretty par for the course in parenting myself. But I do wonder sometimes: What are the …

3 Times When You Should Hit Pause on Parenting

The word "pause" is a very familiar term. In my house, <i>pause</i> usually represents either the button I hit on the TV remote to (loudly) announce that …

Parenting

Sibling bullying 'has the greatest impact,' says parenting expert

The kids are bickering and fighting at home — but when does sibling rivalry cross the line into bullying?<p>A growing body of research suggests that …

Forget helicopter parenting. It’s all about submarine parenting.

I’ll admit it: I’m in danger of becoming a helicopter parent.<p>After reading Julie Lythcott-Haims book, “How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the …

5 great parenting lessons from presidential dads

Both Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan inspired millions of Americans by radiating an infectious optimism. But neither “Great Communicator” proved as adept at connecting with his own kids.<p>To his brood of five, FDR was largely an absentee dad. As his eldest child, Anna, later recalled, during her …

Parenting

How To Raise Smart Kids: Unmissable Secrets Of Parenting

We all want our children to do well – to become something great and lead happy and healthy lives. Intelligence in a child has its advantages but …

Kids

Is the ‘2-minute’ countdown bad parenting? Here’s why kids have a meltdown

“Two more minutes and I’m taking your iPhone, laptop, or TV away.” It’s the warning bell you sound to your kids when their daily screen time is over …

Parenting

How Scientology Silences Its Critics: ‘It Is a F-cking Nightmare’

In the doc My Scientology Movie, filmmaker Louis Theroux interviews many ex-Scientologists about how the Church of Scientology and leader David …

Religion

The Robots Are Coming for Wall Street

<b>When Daniel Nadler</b> woke on Nov. 6, he had just enough time to pour himself a glass of orange juice and open his laptop before the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly employment report at 8:30 a.m. He sat at the kitchen table in his one-bedroom apartment in Chelsea, nervously refreshing …

Artificial Intelligence

The World Finally Admits Microsoft Surface Is the Shit

“It’s a machine out of its time, in a way. And a lot of us aren’t quite ready for it yet.” Those were our final thoughts on the Microsoft’s Surface …

Robotic Red Blood Cells To Vastly Expand Human Capabilities

Abbott Laboratories in North Chicago is currently testing robotic red blood cells or respirocytes in rats. According to a CNN report respirocytes or …

THE 100 BEST SINGLE ISSUE COMIC BOOK STORIES OF ALL TIME: #30-21 - Berkeley Place

Continuing my exhaustive look at the single-issues of ongoing series that are nearest and dearest to my heart.<p>Remember the ground rules: Single …

Graphic Novels

Artificial Intelligence Is Almost Ready for Business

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an idea that has oscillated through many hype cycles over many years, as scientists and sci-fi visionaries have declared the imminent arrival of thinking machines. But it seems we’re now at an actual tipping point. AI, expert systems, and business intelligence have …

How to break into the mobile app business with little cash and no programming skill

Think you can make a bajillion dollars creating an app? David Gewirtz shows you how to get started. He doesn't guarantee you'll make any money, but …

The wonderful and terrifying implications of computers that can learn

What happens when we teach a computer how to learn? Technologist Jeremy Howard shares some surprising new developments in the fast-moving field of …

I wouldn't consider this bronze age even though it's the early 80's....but I really did enjoy the Alien Legion.

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Black Canary on World's Finest Cover by Jim Aparo

Superman. Batman. Wonder Woman. Green Arrow. Black Canary. The Creeper. Wait, <i>the Creeper</i>? Yes, the Creeper! Is this the most intriguing and oddball …

Kirby FF...classic forever.