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ALIBABA’S JACK MA: New technology ‘may cause the Third World War’

ALIBABA’S JACK MA: New technology ‘may cause the Third World War’

Jack Ma thinks that a lot of people could lose their jobs to automation in the coming years, and this could be a serious geopolitical issue. READ MORE >>

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lzwFloss.js | Multithreaded Javascript LZW Implementation

lzwFloss.js | Multithreaded Javascript LZW Implementation

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Europe’s newest billion-dollar startup wants to build the Matrix. Really.

Europe’s newest billion-dollar startup wants to build the Matrix. Really.

Originally established to build ultra-realistic video games, the firm now plans to simulate the world in silico. READ MORE >>

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10 JavaScript concepts Node.js programmers must master

10 JavaScript concepts Node.js programmers must master

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Accelerationism: how a fringe philosophy predicted the future we live in

Accelerationism: how a fringe philosophy predicted the future we live in

The long read: The world is changing at dizzying speed – but for some thinkers, not quickly enough. Is accelerationism a dangerous idea or does it speak to our troubled times? READ MORE >>

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Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

An important breakthrough has been made in the eradication of AIDs. Scientists have found they can successfully snip out the HIV virus from mouse cells.. READ MORE >>

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Stephen Hawking adjusts Doomsday clock, gives us 100 years to leave Earth

Stephen Hawking adjusts Doomsday clock, gives us 100 years to leave Earth

We gotta get out of this place. READ MORE >>

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Experimental Nighttime Photography with Nexus and Pixel

Experimental Nighttime Photography with Nexus and Pixel

Posted by Florian Kainz, Software Engineer, Google Daydream On a full moon night last year I carried a professional DSLR camera, a heavy l… READ MORE >>

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A Life Inspired by an Unexpected Genius | Quanta Magazine

A Life Inspired by an Unexpected Genius | Quanta Magazine

The mathematician Ken Ono believes that the story of Srinivasa Ramanujan — mathematical savant and two-time college dropout — holds valuable lessons for how we READ MORE >>

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Forall.js: expressive quickcheck-like invariants on JavaScript

Forall.js: expressive quickcheck-like invariants on JavaScript

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