Maximiliano González

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An AI just beat top lawyers at their own game

The nation's top lawyers recently battled artificial intelligence in a competition to interpret contracts — and they lost.<p>A new study, conducted by …

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Google's DeepMind defeats legendary Go player Lee Se-dol

A huge milestone has just been reached in the field of artificial intelligence: AlphaGo, a program developed by Google's DeepMind unit, has defeated legendary Go player Lee Se-dol in the first of five historic matches being held in Seoul, South Korea. Lee resigned after about three and a half …

The Lone Gunmen Set to Return to 'The X-Files'

The fan favorite conspiracy theorists previously died in the series, but it seems reports of their demise may have been greatly exaggerated.<p>Season nine of <i>The X-Files</i> broke a lot of hearts for a wide variety of reasons, but one big one: the Lone Gunmen, Mulder's paranoid hacker buddies, died saving …

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22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

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PM/AM: Inside Apple's Secretive Training School

Stories, videos, and our thoughts on big news you might have missed.<p><i>Welcome to PM/AM, Popular Mechanics' morning briefing on the top science and tech stories for today.</i><p>How does a huge company like Apple foster a sense of community and a common goal? With training courses at the secretive Apple …

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How to Make Battery Power More Powerful

The lithium-ion batteries powering our lives are in need of a major innovation—or a full-on replacement. But decades of research have produced few viable solutions. Until now.<p><b>At first Amy Prieto didn't know what she was</b> looking at. The video on the laptop screen showed a pair of hands attaching a …

Chile invokes anti-terrorism laws after device explodes in subway

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - The Chilean government said on Tuesday it will invoke anti-terrorist laws in the investigation and prosecution of those responsible for the explosion of a homemade device on a Santiago subway train late Sunday night.<p>The incendiary device, which had been placed inside a …

Amazon Surges As It Pleads With FAA To Test Drones

Amazon had a busy week, and Wall Street is rewarding them for it.<p>Shares of America’s largest online retailer surged over 4.5% on Friday morning as the company fought for the right to test its new drone delivery program, among a handful of other initiatives taken this week. Amazon.com also took …

46 Reasons Why You Keep Losing in StarCraft II

Finding excuses when we lose online is something we all sometimes do. It can be frustrating, after all. Tutorial Central collected a fair amount of</i> …

'Honest Game Trailers' puts its comedic crosshairs on Minecraft

The Honest Game Trailers series has been skewering big names in gaming since March, including Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto and Mortal Kombat. None is sacred and none is safe, certainly not <i>Minecraft</i>, the latest victim.<p>As with the others, creator Smosh Games is careful to point out their Twitter …

Facebook conducted hundreds of psychological experiments with few boundaries: WSJ

Data Science team accused users of being robots<p>Facebook has come under fire this week for a controversial experiment it performed on 689,000 of its users in 2012. The experiment, in which it promoted either positive or negative comments in a percentage of its users' news feeds, was orchestrated by …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

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