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DeepMind’s AI can detect over 50 eye diseases as accurately as a doctor

The system analyzes 3D scans of the retina and could help speed up diagnoses in hospitals<p>Step by step, condition by condition, AI systems are slowly learning to diagnose disease as well as any human doctor, and they could soon be working in a hospital near you. The latest example is from London, …

Medical Technology

A world-leading technologist on what the year 2038 will look like

Currently Senior Maverick at <i>Wired</i> magazine, <b>Kevin Kelly</b> helped launch the magazine and was its executive editor for its first seven years. He has …

Artificial Intelligence

Slaughterbots

YouTube

16 Tips Every College Graduate Needs To Hear In 2018

“With your college diploma, you now have a crushing advantage over 8% of the workforce!” Comedian Conan O’Brien once joked in his commencement address to Dartmouth. “I’m talking about dropout losers like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Mark Zuckerberg!”<p>There’s truth in O’Brien’s humor. A college degree …

Real Estate

Your Risk Of Dying Increased 5-Fold Today, If You Are Doing This

Of all the things you do this is more likely to kill you than even the top 10 deadliest diseases, especially today.<p>When you roll the clock back a hundred years and wonder, "What was the scariest part of how people lived?" what comes to mind?<p>No, it's not the lack of a smartphone!<p>Instead, consider …

Top 10

Want to work in tech? You don’t need to know how to code

You don’t need to know Python to work at Amazon. In today’s job market, technology companies are increasingly seeking employees without technical backgrounds.<p>More than four in 10 tech jobs are nontechnical, according to a new report from Glassdoor. And while 57% of open positions require technical …

Employment

r/dataisbeautiful

Endless Summering: Journeys of the World's Billionaire Yacht Club in 2017 [OC]

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Data Visualization

The Record, Summer 2018

Follow<p>The Record, Summer 2018<p>Better Together: Productive Partnerships in the Arts, Business, the Church and More<p>The Record, Summer 2018<p>Better …

Self Driving Cars | Latest News, Photos & Videos | WIRED

Research shows Facebook (probably) isn’t listening through your phone

Some people still believe that their phones are listening in to gather data that will inform targeted advertising or compromise their privacy. Facebook has directly denied that its apps are listening in Congressional hearings, but there hasn't been a rigorous scientific study of the issue. …

WITH GOD DAILY - “God Is My Witness"

<b>God Is My Witness</b> <i><br>July 2, 2018</i><p>We all want our lives to matter, but in our celebrity-saturated culture we’ve come to believe that we only matter if we …

8 Jobs That Will Be Replaced by Robots Soon

The fear of machines taking our jobs dates back hundreds of years, to the Luddites of England, who fought mechanical weaving tools in the early 19th …

The most important skill nobody taught you

Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability.<p>This work, however, would influence more than just the realm of the natural sciences. Many fields that we now classify under the heading of social …

Pascal

3D Modeling Projects (2018)

These are the uniquely human skills that employers say robots can’t do

Fear not, robots aren’t coming for your work. Ninety-one percent of employers in the U.S. say they’re keeping their workforce as is, or plan to hire more people in the next two to three years as a result of automation.<p>This is according to a new report from ManpowerGroup that surveyed 19,718 …

Let’s Make Movies: #CarpeDM Film Festival

Written by Zack Silvas. Media by Whitney Nichols.In Greenville, there is a lot of untapped talent that is among our student body—from members of the …

Film Festivals

Taking Risks: Confrontation and Christianity

Written by Jonathan Bremer. Media by Cord Buchanan.If there is one thing many of us like to avoid, it is conflict. It's easy to pretend like people …

Theology

What’s Lust Got to Do With It?

WASHINGTON — I’ve noticed a weird pattern, in fiction and life, about sexual encounters: Women decide they’re not attracted to a guy they’re nestling with. Limerence is not in the cards. But they go ahead and have sex anyhow.<p>First, we have college student Margot in The New Yorker’s much-discussed …

Fortnite Frenzy

Written and Media by Joey Clinton. Fortnite has taken the campus by storm (pardon the pun). Almost every night, dorm rooms across campus are filled …

Scientists say new mind-reading machine can translate thoughts into text

Scientists have developed a new mind-reading machine that translates what you are thinking and instantly displays your thoughts as text, the Daily Mail reported.<p>How does this work?<p>Here’s how it works: Electrodes are implanted in the brain and linked to a computer that translates electrical signals …

A Christian critic wrestles with new biblical films and the hope of a better 'faith-based' cinema

At one point in the hit musical biopic “I Can Only Imagine,” Bart Millard (J. Michael Finley), a Texan singer-songwriter touring with his up-and-coming Christian rock band MercyMe, receives a rude awakening from the industry he’s trying to woo. “You’re just not good enough,” says one record-label …

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

Social Media

These are the 2017 tech gadgets I just couldn't live without

When it comes to new gadgets and gizmos, 2017’s been a pretty epic year.<p>We’ve seen a surge of new voice-activated assistants, rise of remastered retro tech, and all kinds of quirky smart devices. Rather than rehash what’s appearing on my colleagues' top lists—most of which would make my top picks, …

Gear & Gadgets

Don't Buy Anyone an Echo

Three years ago, we said the Echo was “the most innovative device Amazon’s made in years.” That’s still true. But you shouldn’t buy one. You …

Addicted to Your Phone? It Could Throw Off Your Brain Chemistry

It's hard to escape screens; there is a roughly 100 percent chance you are looking at one right now. And though the long-term effects of screen time …

The Brain

The Circle Trailer #2 (2017) | Movieclips Trailer

Here's Why You Should Take a Break from Social Media This Weekend

Every Friday at 5 p.m. I get off social media. I delete the apps from my phone and try my hardest to resist logging in on my laptop for the rest of …

God in the Machine: Computers As Idols | Center for Media Literacy | Empowerment through Education

In discussions of church computerization, someone invariably points out that the church has survived for centuries without computers.<p>Then someone …

Theology