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December 14th, 2017 at 1:31 pm

Davinci Coders Game Development Course

Learn to Program through Video Game Development

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December 14th, 2017 at 11:01 am

Self-Driving Cars Will Transform the World as We Know It—Including Where We Live

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The revolution is coming—and it’s driving itself.

As autonomous cars make their autobahn-paced transition from fanciful, emerging technology to mainstream reality, they’re expected to leave a forever-altered world in their rear-view mirrors. And it isn’t just highways and commutes that will be transformed—it’s also the homes and towns where we choose to live.

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December 13th, 2017 at 12:10 pm

Here’s what the World’s Central Banks are saying about bitcoin

More than eight years since the birth of bitcoin, central banks around the world are increasingly recognizing the potential upsides and downsides of digital currencies.

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December 13th, 2017 at 11:49 am

Will robots take our children’s jobs?

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Like a lot of children, my sons, Toby, 7, and Anton, 4, are obsessed with robots. In the children’s books they devour at bedtime, happy, helpful robots pop up more often than even dragons or dinosaurs.

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December 12th, 2017 at 11:08 am

9 technology mega trends that will change the world in 2018

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Some tech trends fizzle out and die a quiet death, while others are so significant that they transform our world and how we live in it. Here are the top nine tech mega-trends that I believe will define 2018 and beyond.

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December 12th, 2017 at 10:40 am

Strange atomic ripples in graphene could unlock clean, limitless energy

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By all measures, graphene shouldn’t exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat loophole in physics that sees an impossible 2D sheet of atoms act like a solid 3D material.

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December 12th, 2017 at 10:22 am

A 20 second laser procedure that turns brown eyes blue

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Considering that blue eyes feature quite significantly in pop culture, it is surprising that only 17% of the world’s population actually have them.

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December 11th, 2017 at 12:21 pm

Bitcoin is the total opposite or a Ponzi scheme- here’s why

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What is a ‘Ponzi Scheme’, you ask?

“A Ponzi scheme is a fraudulent investing scam promising high rates of return with little risk to investors. The Ponzi scheme generates returns for older investors by acquiring new investors. This is similar to a pyramid scheme in that both are based on using new investors’ funds to pay the earlier backers. For both Ponzi schemes and pyramid schemes, eventually there isn’t enough money to go around, and the schemes unravel.” — Investopedia

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December 11th, 2017 at 12:06 pm

Bitcoin futures trading opens,bringing crypto to Wallstreet

 

Bitcoin futures debut with 26% rally, trigger Cboe trading halts.

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December 10th, 2017 at 12:08 pm

Between iMessage, WhatsApp, and Messenger, SMS texting is becoming a relic of the past

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On December 3, 1992, a 22-year-old engineer named Neil Papworth sent the first-ever text message to his friend Richard Jarvis. It was sent from his PC computer, and Jarvis had no way of inputting a reply into his Orbitel 901 landline phone, but it was nevertheless the advent of a new type of communication. Nokia didn’t debut the first text message-enabled phone until 1993, and texting remained expensive and inconvenient for years after that, but by 2008 it had become a part of daily life.

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