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  1. In this July 21, 1999 file photo Professor StephenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Stephen Hawking wrote 'there is no God' in his final book. It's not the first time he's shared that belief In his final book, physicist Stephen Hawking wrote God does not exist.


  2. Fast Randomized PCA for Sparse DataRead the original story

    7 min ago | CiteULike

    Principal component analysis is widely used for dimension reduction and embedding of real data in social network analysis, information retrieval, and natural language processing, etc. In this work we propose a fast randomized PCA algorithm for processing large sparse data.


  3. AOPEN Announces eTILE-X Next-Gen in Interactive TouchscreenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago |

    SAN JOSE, Calif: AOPEN, a global electronics manufacturer of cross-platform, commercial-grade products and a thought leader in digital signage and applied computing, announced the launch of its next-gen interactive touchscreen, the eTILE-X. The AOPEN eTILE-X series is designed for use in commercial environments, parlaying its market feedback to guarantee a cost efficient, upgraded interactive kiosk experience for the self-service industry.


  4. Freshman creates app to help farmworkersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Daily Trojan

    Faith Florez was inspired to develop an app that alerts farmworkers of high temperatures, among other dangers in the fields, after her great-grandmother developed pancreatic cancer and died from pesticides and heat overexposure. Growing up in the Central Valley, freshman Faith Florez was raised by immigrant family members who worked on farms.


  5. Global Automotive Composites Market Expected to Touch a Value of US $12,202.5 Mn by 2028Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | SBWire

    The overall growth of the automotive composites market is mainly attributed to the rise in automotive production throughout the world, especially in the developing nations. Manufacturers in the automotive composites market are banking on the healthy growth prospects of the automotive industry to capitalize on the untapped growth opportunities in the developing automotive composites market.


  6. Editorial: MIT's pivot on AI ought to give businesses pauseRead the original story

    14 min ago | Business Journal

    This week's announcement of a fundamental refocusing of priorities around the study of artificial intelligence at the Cambridge university ought to inspire the rest of us to hit "pause" and examine where our businesses will be in decades to come


  7. Global Electric & Hydraulic Wellhead Drives for Onshore Application...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | SBWire

    Future growth of the electric & hydraulic wellhead drives for onshore application market will be significantly underpinned by increasing number of onshore wells to cater rising demand for oil & gas across several end-use sectors. Soaring permeation of PCP systems for pumping out oil and water will also sustain demand for electric & hydraulic wellhead drives for onshore applications in the near future.


  8. Jack Dorsey says we should 'always question' TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | New York Post

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is open to making major changes to the platform he co-founded 12 years ago in an effort to make what has become the world's public square a safer place for healthy conversations. The 41-year-old tech executive, who also heads financial tech company Square, said the company is examining all aspects of its product to consider what behaviors Twitter incentivizes and whether those behaviors foster healthy conversations.


  9. Global Vacuum Insulated Glass Market Trends and Forecast Prediction Till 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | SBWire

    Rise in energy-efficient building industry, and demand for stable & non-reactive glass for ambient environment, will continue to underpin growth of the vacuum insulated glass market for building & construction. Key players in the market are focusing on promotion of benefits associated with vacuum insulated glass, while launching new products that feature improved functionality and durability.


  10. Global Licorice Root Market Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 5.1% During 2018-2026Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | SBWire

    The demand for licorice has revved up in pharmaceutical applications, being a vital ingredient in Chinese herbal medicine. On the backdrop of rising consumption of organic medicines, the demand for Chinese herbal medicines comprising of around 70% licorice is growing at a meteoric pace across several regions.


  11. Brian Eno - 'Discreet Music' - 'Music For Films' - 'Music For Airports' - 'On Land'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago |

    LOS ANGELES: On November 16, 2018 UMe / Virgin EMI present deluxe gatefold, 2LP heavyweight vinyl editions of the seminal Brian Eno albums Discreet Music, Music For Films, Music For Airports and On Land. Although originally released interspersed with other albums and thus not fully sequential, these landmark records chart 4 key points in a fascinating journey that saw Eno explore generative music, found-sound 'non instruments,' studio experimentation, 'figurative music' and - most notably - building upon Erik Satie's concept of 'furniture music,' eventually coining the now vernacular-standard term 'ambient.'


  12. Stephen Hawking concludes 'There is no God' in final bookRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WTVR Richmond

    There is no God - that's the conclusion of the celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking, whose final book is published Tuesday. The book, which was completed by his family after his death, presents answers to the questions that Hawking said he received most during his time on Earth.


  13. MarketsandMarkets to Host Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Conference in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    WHAT: Hosted by MarketsandMarkets , the world's largest revenue impact research and advisory firm focused on high-growth niche markets, Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Conference will bring together healthcare industry leaders and executives to discuss the true meaning of AI and learn from leading experts who are developing and deploying the technology. The industry experts will provide insight on a wide spectrum of technologies such as: AI in patient care, drug discovery and precision medicine, as well as robotics, virtual nurses, electronic health record and other emerging trends.


  14. Software company's move to Sunrise will create 40 jobsRead the original story

    39 min ago | Business Journal

    SR Technology is moving to Sunrise. The software company, a division of SRT Group, announced Wednesday that it selected the Broward County city for its new headquarters due to the availability of software engineering talent in the area.


  15. 'Robots are THINKING like humans' AI expert in chilling warning after immortality claimRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Daily Star

    The use of computers to complete more and more tasks has led to fears of robots leaving people out of work . And concerns have grown that the increased activity in AI could lead to the creation of killer robots , such as those in the Terminator films.


  16. New issue of Faesthetic, the lavish and mindbending art 'zineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boing Boing

    Boing Boing pal Dustin "UPSO" Hostetler has published the fifteenth issue of his long-running print 'zine Faesthetic , the exquisitely-produced visual wunderkammer of art/illustration/design. Faesthetic #15 is themed "Convergent Visions" and I was delighted to contribute an essay about the Voyager Golden Record as an iconic artifact of futures thinking.


  17. Comparing the Huawei Mate 20 Pro to Apple, Samsung FlagshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Huawei Technologies Co. overtook Apple Inc. in August to become the second-biggest seller of smartphones globally, with just Samsung Electronics Co.


  18. Stet, a gorgeous, intricate, tiny story of sociopathic automotive vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    Sarah Gailey's micro-short-story STET is a beautiful piece of innovative storytelling that perfectly blends the three ingredients for a perfect piece of science fiction: sharply observed technological speculation that reflects on our present moment; a narrative arc for characters we sympathize with; and a sting in the tail that will stay with you long after the story's been read. All that in a "story" that consists of a single paragraph of text, its footnotes, and a series of annotations documenting the requested changes made by the piece's fictional author's editor and her responses.


  19. The need for a skill-based approach to jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    At the initiative of its chairman, Hiroaki Nakanishi, Keidanren has reached a formal decision to abolish the uniform recruiting schedule for new hires among its member companies. I welcome the decision as a move to shake up conventional labor management and human capital development practices in Japan - which I have always found too rigid, and increasingly outdated, amid the debate and discussion over the future of work in the global landscape.


  20. Oil and money - a combo that faces a cloudy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    The oil and gas industry remains one of the world's biggest and most complex. Yet it is also now becoming one of the world's shakiest.