Nick Ferguson

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If We Want Robots to Be Good, We May Need to Destroy Their Self-Confidence

We’ve all worried about artificial intelligence reaching a point in which its cognitive ability is so far beyond ours that it turns against us. But …

More Than Just Skin: How Hentai Games Are Seducing New Audiences

As the old adage goes, “sex sells.” Putting a little—or a lot—of skin in to titillate the audience is one surefire way to make a buck.<p>That’s the entire business model behind hentai games, a subset of computer and phone games, often originating in Japan, that feature <i>hentai</i>, an adults-only subgenre …

Comic Books

This porn bot uses Microsoft AI to watch and interpret Pornhub... nonstop

We’ve previously seen developers load up machines with artificial intelligence to let them see the world with their own eyes, but one guy has put a whole new spin on this concept. Self-proclaimed ‘creative technologist’ Brian Moore has built a bot that uses computer vision to binge-watch and …

16 Times Hipsters Ruined Coffee For The Rest Of Us

Actually, can I just get it in a cup instead of an avocado? Thanks.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Coffee

Young People Are Drinking Hand Sanitizer

Put down the Purell.<p>Hand sanitizer is great for when you get off public transportation, or when you use a particularly nasty bathroom, but you should never, ever be drinking it. Ever. Unfortunately, some young people didn't get that message.<p>A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows …

Alcohol

Man dies after charging his iPhone while using it in the bath

A British man was fatally electrocuted as a result of charging an iPhone while he was using it in the bath, a coroner has recorded. The coroner warned of the dangers of using electrical devices in bathrooms, and said that he would be writing to Apple about the case …<p>The tragedy appears to have …

9 Must-Have Gadgets to Enable Your Expensive Avocado Toast Addiction

Perfect for non-house-owning millennials.<p>You’ve probably heard about how Australian millionaire Tim Gurner labeled millennials as spendthrifts and …

Snapchat teaches investor not to underestimate the power of 🍆🍆🍆 pics

A company going public means a lotta people get rich. Today that means the CEOs, executives and early investors in Snap Inc., the company once better …

Venture Capital

Wearable for your dick wants to measure thrusts, girth and warn you about STIs

These days you can track just about anything with the aid of a wearable device — your steps, your calories burned, and even how soundly you sleep at …