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March 23rd, 2015 at 6:57 pm

Bill Gates’ thoughts on the future of education, programming and more

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From the demise of lecture halls to the awesomeness of the patent system, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has thoughts on a lot of things.   Continue Reading »

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March 23rd, 2015 at 6:53 pm

Millennials: keeping up with the news is important, but without paying for it

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According to a report released today by the Media Insight Project, a collaboration between the American Press Institute and the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, most millennials don’t seek out news on social media, but the vast majority of them get news from social networks once they see it there.   Continue Reading »

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March 23rd, 2015 at 6:50 pm

Income gap between bosses and workers getting bigger

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With the size of Wall Street bonuses commonly being compared against the median household income, income inequality has quickly become a hot-button political issue in the United States.   Continue Reading »

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March 23rd, 2015 at 6:46 pm

New theory suggests consciousness is global in the brain

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Researchers from Vanderbilt University are challenging previous hypotheses that changes in restricted areas of the brain were responsible for producing awareness, with evidence that awareness or consciousness results from widespread communication across sensory and association areas of the cortex.   Continue Reading »

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March 23rd, 2015 at 6:42 pm

Luxury toilet paper on the rise

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Luxury toilet paper is America’s new favorite way to flush money down the drain.   Continue Reading »

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March 22nd, 2015 at 3:07 pm

FAA says no to posting drone videos on YouTube

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If you fly drones and post the video footage on YouTube, the Federal Aviation Administration may send you a letter.   Continue Reading »

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March 22nd, 2015 at 3:04 pm

Coming soon to an airline near you, the internet of things

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A lot of us have started to take it for granted that we’re surrounded by sensors that are connected to the Internet.  Smartphones are packed with these sensors motion, orientation, and various environmental conditions are recorded by these sensors.   Continue Reading »

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March 20th, 2015 at 3:06 pm

Google executive: it’s possible to live to 500

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Google’s investment fund, Google Ventures, has backed companies like Uber and Nest.  Now the biggest percentage of Google Ventures’ assets are invested in science and, in particular, oncology.   Continue Reading »

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March 20th, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Report: homeopathy not effective for treating any condition

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Australia’s top body for medical research has concluded, after undertaking an extensive review of existing studies, that homeopathy is not effective for treating any health condition.   Continue Reading »

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March 20th, 2015 at 3:00 pm

A quadcopter that doesn’t mind getting wet

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Normally drones and water don’t get along, just ask Zwier Spanjer, the viral internet star who dove fully clothed into a pond to save his beloved drone from certain death.   Continue Reading »

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