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The Register
What's Zuck planning with his Facebook bots? Maximum $ilo revenuenavigating to different websites that provide a preferable signal-to-noise outp
What's Zuck planning with his Facebook bots? Maximum $ilo revenue
The Register / Posted 2 minutes ago
navigating to different websites that provide a preferable signal-to-noise output. Combating this, the largest of the web zaibatsus is working to silo its audience within its own data-slurping and impression-flogging ecosystem. Facebook has... Read more
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Gamasutra
Saltsman: The pros and cons of procedural generation in Overlandgeneration to ensure that no two situations would be alike. The game is questi
Saltsman: The pros and cons of procedural generation in Overland
Gamasutra / Posted 42 minutes ago
generation to ensure that no two situations would be alike. The game is question is Overland, which launched a limited paid alpha late last month. Procedural generation in the game give the players a constant sensation of coming across something... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
All Saints top English debatersKota Kinabalu: SM All Saints, representing Kota Kinabalu, emerged victorious at
All Saints top English debaters
Sabah Daily Express / Posted an hour ago
Kota Kinabalu: SM All Saints, representing Kota Kinabalu, emerged victorious at the recent State-level Parliamentary Style English Debate Competition held at SMK Putatan and SMK Datuk Peter Mojuntin from April 29 till May 1. The winning team... Read more
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Anfield Index
Never underestimate the power of the twelfth man!AI Podcast 106: Being Daniel Sturridge NKS Swansea 3 Liverpool 1 Review Villa
Never underestimate the power of the twelfth man!
Anfield Index / Posted an hour ago
AI Podcast 106: Being Daniel Sturridge NKS Swansea 3 Liverpool 1 Review Villarreal 0 Liverpool 1 – Review The Reds Review: Reviewing April Sidelined defender Mamadou Sakho is facing a nervous 24 hours after UEFA gave Liverpool notification on... Read more
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CNET
A shooter hater's guide to OverwatchDo you like the idea of fast-paced team shooter video games but hate having to
A shooter hater's guide to Overwatch
CNET / Posted 3 hours ago
Do you like the idea of fast-paced team shooter video games but hate having to become a master of precision aiming skills? Overwatch is for you. Blizzard's first new game franchise in almost two decades (since launching Starcraft in 1998) goes live... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Affairs Committee considering 3 Treaty settlement billTuesday, 3 May 2016, 4:52 pmPress Release: Maori Affairs Committee3 May 2016sKu
Māori Affairs Committee considering 3 Treaty settlement bill
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 4:52 pmPress Release: Maori Affairs Committee3 May 2016sKua tuwhera i te wiki nei, te tuku tāpae mai mō ngā... Read more
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The Star
Names that raise eyebrows of visitorsMiri. It’s not just drinks and places that have strange, unique names. Visito
Names that raise eyebrows of visitors
The Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Miri. It’s not just drinks and places that have strange, unique names. Visitors may also find themselves bemused by certain names of candidates. PKR’s Musa Ngog, for example, is a Bidayuh who is standing in Tarat while his party colleague... Read more
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Raw Story
A new type of Turing Test: Two researchers explain their search for the art in artificial intelligencethe sonnet and short story competitions (“PoeTix” and “DigiLit,” respectively)
A new type of Turing Test: Two researchers explain their search for the art in artificial intelligence
Raw Story / Posted 5 hours ago
the sonnet and short story competitions (“PoeTix” and “DigiLit,” respectively) require participants to submit self-contained software packages that upon the “seed” or input of a (common) noun phrase (such as “dog” or “cheese grater”) are able... Read more
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Boston Globe
New York City casts a net to catch the next big startupThe nonprofit will be formally announced at an event this week. Tech:NYC has n
New York City casts a net to catch the next big startup
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
The nonprofit will be formally announced at an event this week. Tech:NYC has no set agenda yet. But its approach, said Julie Samuels, the executive director, will be to work early with city, state, and federal officials on issues that... Read more
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The Age
Federal budget 2016: Submarines threaten to sink Scott Morrison's credibilityLong after the last Holden or Toyota has rolled off the assembly lines we will
Federal budget 2016: Submarines threaten to sink Scott Morrison's credibility
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
Long after the last Holden or Toyota has rolled off the assembly lines we will still be waiting for "work" to start on the new submarines Incredible - having trashed the automotive industry and an estimated 20,000 jobs that were making useful things... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Federal budget 2016: Submarines threaten to sink Scott Morrison's credibilityLong after the last Holden or Toyota has rolled off the assembly lines we will
Federal budget 2016: Submarines threaten to sink Scott Morrison's credibility
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Long after the last Holden or Toyota has rolled off the assembly lines we will still be waiting for "work" to start on the new submarines Incredible - having trashed the automotive industry and an estimated 20,000 jobs that were making useful things... Read more
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The Star
‘Let our readers see China from more angles and perspectives’can play the role of a connector between the West and the East, I have confiden
‘Let our readers see China from more angles and perspectives’
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
can play the role of a connector between the West and the East, I have confidence in the paper’s future success. Alibaba said the SCMP should offer readers a narrative of China that is different from that offered by other Western media. What... Read more
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IGN
Top Comics to Buy This Week:| Marvel Comics Want even more Punisher in your life? Then check out this new
Top Comics to Buy This Week:
IGN / Posted 9 hours ago
| Marvel Comics Want even more Punisher in your life? Then check out this new four-issue mini-series pitting him against his long time frenemy, Daredevil. If you loved watching their dynamic on Season 2 of Netflix’s Daredevil show, then... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tesla protects drivers from pollution with Bioeweapon Defense Modepollutants. Dubbed Bioweapon Defense Mode, the system provides drivers and pas
Tesla protects drivers from pollution with Bioeweapon Defense Mode
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
pollutants. Dubbed Bioweapon Defense Mode, the system provides drivers and passengers 'with the best possible cabin air quality no matter what is happening in the environment around them.' A HEPA filtration system strips away pollen,... Read more
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Gamasutra
Patrice Desilets: 30 words on creativity, plus a peek at 1666followed by the description he gave. I've left in cases in which he addressed G
Patrice Desilets: 30 words on creativity, plus a peek at 1666
Gamasutra / Posted 12 hours ago
followed by the description he gave. I've left in cases in which he addressed Gamasutra directly, because, as Desilets said, “Everyone I know is in the front row.” “If I talk, one minute, on one word, and I have 30 words, then I have 30... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
The WREG-TV May 2016 Sweepstakes “Cash Cow” – Official Rulesand entering this Sweepstakes, if selected you consent to having your voice, na
The WREG-TV May 2016 Sweepstakes “Cash Cow” – Official Rules
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 hours ago
and entering this Sweepstakes, if selected you consent to having your voice, name and biographical information announced on-air during one of the aforementioned newscasts. 4. Prize: Prizes for the Participants are determined by the play of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Physicists abuzz about ‘major discovery’ as Cern revs upCould the LHC find an entirely new particle? Physicists abuzz about major disco
Physicists abuzz about ‘major discovery’ as Cern revs up
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Could the LHC find an entirely new particle? Physicists abuzz about major discovery as Cern revs up again after a weasel shut it down temporarily The 17 mile-long machine is hoping to unlock the secrets of the universe The LHC collides particle... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why we mix up our family members' namesWhy we sometimes mix up the names of our loved ones: Researchers find the brain
Why we mix up our family members' names
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Why we sometimes mix up the names of our loved ones: Researchers find the brain stores close relationships in a special ‘family folder’ 'Misnaming' is a common cognitive mistake and isn't a question of aging People in the same relationship category... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hulu to take on cable firms with $40 a month live channels packageis set to take on the cable companies with a new $40 a month package that inclu
Hulu to take on cable firms with $40 a month live channels package
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
is set to take on the cable companies with a new $40 a month package that includes access to live channels, it has been claimed by the Wall Street Journal. The streaming firm's new service would mix its current on demand content with streamed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Samsung’s SmartThings isn't so smart afterallworked with the researchers to further secure the platform based on their findi
Samsung’s SmartThings isn't so smart afterall
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
worked with the researchers to further secure the platform based on their findings,' a SmartThings spokersperson told DailyMail.com in an email. The University of Michigan, in collaboration with Microsoft, says this study is 'the first... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Google CEO Sundar Pichai sees the end of computers as physical devicesthe next big step will be for the very concept of the 'device' to fade away," G
Google CEO Sundar Pichai sees the end of computers as physical devices
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
the next big step will be for the very concept of the 'device' to fade away," Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai wrote Thursday in a letter to shareholders of parent Alphabet. "Over time, the computer itself -- whatever its form factor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Researchers develop smart harness that can train your dogThe AI that can train your dog: Researchers develop smart harness that respond
Researchers develop smart harness that can train your dog
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
The AI that can train your dog: Researchers develop smart harness that respond to your dog's body language Smart harnesses have a small computer roughly the size of a deck of cards They also contain array of sensors to monitor posture and body... Read more
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Daily Star
Google plans to develop terminator technology that will give humans CYBORG visionhard drive, sensors, radio and battery. GETTYELECTRONIC: Science fiction doesn
Google plans to develop terminator technology that will give humans CYBORG vision
Daily Star / Posted 15 hours ago
hard drive, sensors, radio and battery. GETTYELECTRONIC: Science fiction doesn't appear to be far ahead of us Alphabet claims the there will be an injection straight into the eyeball "following the removal of the natural lens from the lens... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Can DNA become the future of digital storage? Microsoft is betting on itMicrosoft is betting on it It’s popular these days to decry the superiority of
Can DNA become the future of digital storage? Microsoft is betting on it
ExtremeTech / Posted 15 hours ago
Microsoft is betting on it It’s popular these days to decry the superiority of machines over biology. Each time some AI-infused algorithm defeats a human at a board game, people gasp and wring their hands in despair. But these are really... Read more
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CNBC
Bill Gates: No reason to fear AI yet; in fact, it could be your new assistantIn the next 10 to 20 years, AI is going to be "extremely helpful" in managing o
Bill Gates: No reason to fear AI yet; in fact, it could be your new assistant
CNBC / Posted 16 hours ago
In the next 10 to 20 years, AI is going to be "extremely helpful" in managing our lives, Gates said in a "Squawk Box" interview. Instead of being glued to your computer or smartphone all day trying to keep up with emails, texts and all the other... Read more
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Games Radar
Finish the fight with a Halo mod for XCOM 2tactical shooter set in the Halo universe? How has this not been done before? H
Finish the fight with a Halo mod for XCOM 2
Games Radar / Posted 17 hours ago
tactical shooter set in the Halo universe? How has this not been done before? Halo's in-game lore and novels always paint the Spartans as exceptional individuals and terrifyingly effective fireteams, yet the best we've had til now were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africans On Time Magazine's 2016 100 Most Influential List- also known as the Time 100 - selects prominent movers in the global political
Africans On Time Magazine's 2016 100 Most Influential List
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
- also known as the Time 100 - selects prominent movers in the global political and social landscape. As the magazine explains, those chosen for the list every year are recognised for changing the world, no matter the consequences, good or... Read more
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Wired News
Will.i.am's is back with a new wrist-computer, and this one has a more impressive AI called AneedAwill be able to tell him to take it easy. “Will, you sound like you are stuffy
Will.i.am's is back with a new wrist-computer, and this one has a more impressive AI called AneedA
Wired News / Posted 18 hours ago
will be able to tell him to take it easy. “Will, you sound like you are stuffy,” he says in the voice of this fictional AI. “What did you eat recently? Stay away from sweets because they are causing you more mucus. You should get some rest... Read more
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CIO
IT leaders pick productivity over securitymight bog down productivity, or IT leaders and executives suffer from a lack of
IT leaders pick productivity over security
CIO / Posted 19 hours ago
might bog down productivity, or IT leaders and executives suffer from a lack of communication, businesses need to remain vigilant regarding security. Jack Danahy, CTO and co-founder of Barkly, says efficiency should be redefined. "Good... Read more
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BBC News
Donald Trump and China: A complex relationship - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Donald Trump and China: A complex relationship
BBC News / Posted 23 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say When... Read more
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iol.co.za
The rise of the robo-adviserapproach have attracted about $50 billion in assets to the broad universe of ro
The rise of the robo-adviser
iol.co.za / Posted 23 hours ago
approach have attracted about $50 billion in assets to the broad universe of robo-advisers, according to researcher Aite Group. The rise of these robots and their automated investment strategies has largely coincided with a multi-year bull... Read more
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New Kerala
AI-powered drone to click photos, make videos - newkerala.com #57592Beijing, May 2 : If you love aerial photography and videography, here comes an
AI-powered drone to click photos, make videos - newkerala.com #57592
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Beijing, May 2 : If you love aerial photography and videography, here comes an artificial-intelligence (AI)-powered drone that can take 13MP photos and make 4K video. A Beijing-based startup Zero Zero Robotics has developed a protoype of "Hover... Read more
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Gamasutra
Destruction gets an upgrade with the new MAV Beta!mech that has been re-purposed from being a mining machine into a walking mass
Destruction gets an upgrade with the new MAV Beta!
Gamasutra / Posted yesterday
mech that has been re-purposed from being a mining machine into a walking mass of destruction, to fight for your freedom against an oppressive government. Your MAV is an extension of yourself; you design and build it from the ground up using an... Read more
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Rappler
John Lloyd, James, and Nadine on competition between their moviesThe 3 of Us was originally scheduled to open on April 27 but was moved to a May
John Lloyd, James, and Nadine on competition between their movies
Rappler / Posted yesterday
The 3 of Us was originally scheduled to open on April 27 but was moved to a May 4 date, same as This Time. Captain America: Civil War opened April 27. That film has broken box office records, opening with P362 million in its first 5... Read more
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The Register
PowerShell for Dockerquit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK
PowerShell for Docker
The Register / Posted yesterday
quit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK to shop for patent-friendly judgesGoogle AI gains access to 1.2m confidential NHS patient recordsICANN in a strop that Intel, Netflix, Lego, Nike and others aren't... Read more
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The Register
Linux 4.6 rc6 landsquit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK
Linux 4.6 rc6 lands
The Register / Posted yesterday
quit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK to shop for patent-friendly judgesGoogle AI gains access to 1.2m confidential NHS patient recordsICANN in a strop that Intel, Netflix, Lego, Nike and others aren't... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Why Quantum Computing Will Change the Worldaround synaptic computing. In other words, modelling computers in a way that mi
Why Quantum Computing Will Change the World
The Daily Reckoning / Posted yesterday
around synaptic computing. In other words, modelling computers in a way that mimics or mirrors the structure of the human brain. IBM is doing some really interesting work in that field. GPUs (graphics processing units) are also becoming much more... Read more
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The Star
Two die, two hurt as car plunges into ditchinjured when the car they were in skidded and plunged into a 4m deep ditch at J
Two die, two hurt as car plunges into ditch
The Star / Posted yesterday
injured when the car they were in skidded and plunged into a 4m deep ditch at Jalan Naka-Pokok Sena near here. Ahmad Faiz Ahmad Nizam, 25, who drove the car, and Devi Som Voon, 21, died on the spot in the 4.30am incident yesterday. Ahmad... Read more
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AdWeek
Editor's Note: Video Is the Latest Battlefront in the Struggle for Consumers’ Attentionvideo and pretty much every modern media form. I'm still noodling over the mash
Editor's Note: Video Is the Latest Battlefront in the Struggle for Consumers’ Attention
AdWeek / Posted yesterday
video and pretty much every modern media form. I'm still noodling over the mashup of Messenger, brands and chatbots. Is it AI-powered marketing at scale? See, it's easy to get distracted. As official media partner of the NewFronts, we at Adweek... Read more
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TheBull
Manufacturing expands despite higher $AAustralian Industry Group's performance of manufacturing index dropped 4.7 poin
Manufacturing expands despite higher $A
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Australian Industry Group's performance of manufacturing index dropped 4.7 points to 53.4 in April, but the index remains above the 50-level indicating the sector is expanding. Australian factory activity has now recorded the longest... Read more
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The Register
Windows bug bountyquit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK
Windows bug bounty
The Register / Posted yesterday
quit the market?Score one for the patent trolls: US appeals court says it's OK to shop for patent-friendly judgesGoogle AI gains access to 1.2m confidential NHS patient recordsICANN in a strop that Intel, Netflix, Lego, Nike and others aren't... Read more
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Computer World Australia
AI looms large in Google's view of the futurewhat has allowed us to build products that get better over time, making them in
AI looms large in Google's view of the future
Computer World Australia / Posted yesterday
what has allowed us to build products that get better over time, making them increasingly useful and helpful," wrote Pichai, who cited examples such as voice search, translation tools, image recognition and spam filters. The recent victory of... Read more
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Gamasutra
Cross-platform 3D MMOG Astro Lords Released on Mobile Platformsthe game proposes to a player the role of an Astro Lord – a mighty ruler of its
Cross-platform 3D MMOG Astro Lords Released on Mobile Platforms
Gamasutra / Posted yesterday
the game proposes to a player the role of an Astro Lord – a mighty ruler of its own asteroid in the Oort Cloud. Fighting against AI and other Lords, the player should gradually build up his or her space empire by constructing factories, mines,... Read more
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iTWire
CeBIT Australia 2016 Live Stream - Monday 2 May, Day 1a peerless 300 set of 300 exhibitors and 12 zones - this really is Australia’s
CeBIT Australia 2016 Live Stream - Monday 2 May, Day 1
iTWire / Posted yesterday
a peerless 300 set of 300 exhibitors and 12 zones - this really is Australia’s largest business technology event! Details of the speakers to be streamed, their topics and the times the stream will be live are listed below this live stream... Read more
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Western Advocate
Developer’s big plans at a site for sore eyesA $15 million proposal to transform the derelict Dairy Farmer’s site on the cor
Developer’s big plans at a site for sore eyes
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
A $15 million proposal to transform the derelict Dairy Farmer’s site on the corner of Bentinck and Howick streets into a multi-use precinct was lodged with council yesterday. A $15 million proposal to transform the derelict Dairy Farmer’s site on... Read more
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Herald Sun
The six dangers that could wipe out humanityNuclear war has been a threat for a long time and it’s still a huge concern. S
The six dangers that could wipe out humanity
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
Nuclear war has been a threat for a long time and it’s still a huge concern. SCIENTISTS have identified six main dangers that could wipe out humanity including killer robots and nuclear war. They claim engineered viruses, climate change, superbugs... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The six dangers that could wipe out humanityNuclear war has been a threat for a long time and it’s still a huge concern. S
The six dangers that could wipe out humanity
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Nuclear war has been a threat for a long time and it’s still a huge concern. SCIENTISTS have identified six main dangers that could wipe out humanity including killer robots and nuclear war. They claim engineered viruses, climate change, superbugs... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The six dangers that could wipe out humanityClimate change, drought, nuclear war: How the world could end | DailyTelegraph
The six dangers that could wipe out humanity
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Climate change, drought, nuclear war: How the world could end | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Nuclear war has been a threat for a long time and it’s still a... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne's oldest girls' school uses the city as classroom and playgroundhead along Spring Street on a treasure hunt. Photo: Joe Armao They collect on
Melbourne's oldest girls' school uses the city as classroom and playground
The Age / Posted yesterday
head along Spring Street on a treasure hunt. Photo: Joe Armao They collect on the steps of St Paul's cathedral with the rain – a cluster of teenage girls hunched down under umbrellas in twos and threes, all hastily drawing in their sketchbooks.... Read more
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dna
Google CEO Pichai predicts the end of PCs as physical devicesthe next big step will be for the very concept of the 'device' to fade away," G
Google CEO Pichai predicts the end of PCs as physical devices
dna / Posted 2 days ago
the next big step will be for the very concept of the 'device' to fade away," Google chief executive officer Sundar Pichai wrote Thursday in a letter to shareholders of parent Alphabet Inc. "Over time, the computer itself -- whatever its form... Read more
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