Brooke Tweedie

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The Algorithmic Democracy

AI is changing how we think, debate, and choose.<p>The day before the election, as millions of Americans were feeling confident that the vast majority of the country shared their opinions, a pair of researchers at the University of Southern California Information Sciences Institute published a paper …

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

Globalization

Four Reasons Why Nobody’s Paying Attention To Your Presentation

Giving a powerful presentation is both an art and a science. Here’s a look at the science.<p>I see you, checking your smartphone under the table in the middle of the presentation. I’ve done it, too. In fact, during many presentations, <i>no one</i> in the audience is really paying attention.<p>Blame it on our …

You Don’t Need A Digital Strategy, You Need A Digitally Transformed Company

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tom Goodwin is senior vice president of strategy and innovation at Havas Media.</i><p>In 2015 it seems foolish to have a digital or mobile strategy, you just need a business strategy for the modern world. Whether it’s Uber reinventing the transportation business, Instagram changing the …

A currency exchange service with a twist – it doesn’t exchange money

Finance start-ups like Transferwise, Stripe and Robinhood are exploiting the public’s dissatisfaction with traditional banks<p>■ See more from the 20 innovations for 2015 series<p>Though quick to embrace technology in its business, the financial industry has always felt rather separate from the wider …

Are 'smart pills' the best way to stay sharp?

<b>(CNN) —</b> How did you wake yourself up this morning? Perhaps through a morning run, or hitting the yoga mat. You might favor good old caffeine, or new-age nutritional supplements.<p>Tom Rice, a London-based film producer in his late 20s, has a new routine. It includes a little fish oil, a shot of …

How to hack your taste buds

Why does toothpaste give orange juice a weird aftertaste? It’s one of many surprisingly easy ways to trick your tongue – and your brain – into experiencing strange flavours, says Veronique Greenwood. What's going on?<p>Your tongue is not a blank slate. What you've just eaten can change the flavour of …

Culinary Arts

The Elon Musk patents from the 90s that predicted how we use the internet today

Elon Musk is known as a bit of an innovator, a driving force behind PayPal, SpaceX and Tesla Motors. But in the mid-‘90s, he was thinking about how we use the web. His first four patents centered on ideas that are now integral to the way we search and communicate online.<p>Here are a few things that …

Elon Musk

13 canais de conteúdo para você parar de perder tempo no Youtube

Existe realmente uma separação entre a mente e o cérebro? Qual é o processo para um cidadão normal como eu virar papa? Por que o tempo passa mais …

Estas seis animações adoráveis ​​são como guias para a história do design

À medida que o design se torna ainda mais essencial nos gadgets, é cada vez mais importante conhecer sua história. Agora, graças à Open University, …

Extra en Español Ep1

Ejercicios para tonificar glúteos en casa

Hoy os traigo un ejercicio perfecto para empezar a tonificar y endurecer vuestros glúteos. Es rápido y eficaz, y no necesita de ningún tipo de …

5 ejercicios para tonificar glúteos

Imagen: lululemon athletica/Flickr<p>Ahora que va llegando el buen tiempo y vamos reduciendo la cantidad de ropa que llevamos parece que nos preocupamos …

10 juegos para Android tan buenos que no parecen gratuitos

Hay una cantidad impresionante de juegos para Android, basta darse una vuelta por Google Play para percatarse del <b>impresionante volumen de su …

PlayStation 4 Update Coming On 10/28 Lets You Play Games With Friends Who Don’t Own A Copy

Back in August, Sony started teasing a new feature it calls “Share Play.” Though we’re still waiting to see just how well it works, the idea itself is wonderful: once enabled, you can let your friends play your games with you (or by themselves, even) from across the vast Interwebs without them …

Community Picks -- Your Best Green Holiday Side

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Green Holiday Side Recipe contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You …

Recipes

Meet Your New Pet, A Domesticated Fox

Thanks to Russian scientists, a new breed of fox is available. And it’s pretty darn cute.<p>Dogs have been evolving as human companions for at least about 14,000 years. Cats have lived with us for 12,000. But if you want something a little more cutting edge–and you’re willing to pay up– a pet fox …

Behance

AI research: Google teams up with leading experts at Oxford University

Google on Thursday announced a partnership with Oxford University to collaborate on artificial intelligence (AI) research in the areas of natural …

Artificial Intelligence

How computers change the way we learn

Can technology improve the way we learn and think? Google’s head of research argues we're headed into a new era of education.<p>“This discovery of yours will create forgetfulness in the learners' souls, because they will not use their memories,” a concerned commentator once spoke of a new technology. …

Alexis Ohanian