Sunday, December 10, 2017

AT&T makes the poor pay more

Source: Steve Dent via Engadget AT&T is using a technicality to refuse its FCC-mandated "Access From AT&T" discount program to families who should qualify for it, according to the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA). In an absurd twist, the loophole...
facebook

Facebook Artificial Intelligence Can Spot Suicidal Users

Source: BBC Facebook artificial intelligence spots suicidal users Facebook has begun using artificial intelligence to identify members that may be at risk of killing themselves. The social network has developed algorithms that spot warning signs in users' posts and the comments their...

“Impossible” EM Drive To Be Tested In Space

Source: BEC Crew An actual EM Drive is about to be launched into space for the first time, so scientists can finally figure out - once and for all - if it really is possible for a rocket engine to...
robots

Army Tests War Robots In The Pacific

Source: Kelsey D. Atherton of Popular Science Magazine ARMY TESTS WAR ROBOTS IN THE PACIFIC Soldiers are preparing for war with robots. Let me rephrase. Soldiers are preparing for war, alongside robots. As part of the Pacific Manned-Unmanned Initiative, soldiers with...
artificial

Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management at World’s Largest Hedge Fund

Source: The Antimedia.org Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management at World’s Largest Hedge Fund The impending evisceration of the global job market by artificial intelligence and robotic automation is well-trodden territory. Various estimates suggest the American employment mill could shrink by 30% by...
regeneration

Scientists: Limb Regeneration Is Around The Corner

Source: Landess Kearns of The Huffington Post Scientists Are Homing In On The Secrets Of Limb Regeneration A new study found a key genetic element shared by animals with regenerative abilities. Limb regeneration may seem like a science-fiction super power reserved for...
floating solar panels

Floating solar farms power up outside London

On a vast man-made lake on the outskirts of London, work is nearing completion on what will soon be Europe’s largest floating solar power farm – and will briefly be the world’s biggest. Source - The Guardian “This will be the...
psychic

CIA Developed “Psychic Army” With Project: Stargate

Source: Anonymous News CIA Releases ‘Stargate Psychic Experiment’ Documents The dubious, fictional experiments run by the Department of Energy in “Stranger Things” may have actually been conducted in real life by the Central Intelligence Agency and the Department of Defense. Among the...
Science

Congress Ignores Trump And Increases Science Funding

Source: Counter Current News Congress Ignores Trump And Increases Science Funding Congress has proven that even if the President of the US rejects science, they don’t have to. Thank you Congress for listening to the people and to reason rather than Trump. Based...
sarahah

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has been surging in popularity; somewhere north of 18 million people are estimated to have downloaded...

BREAKING NEWS

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has...