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Siri and Alexa's future: Health and Emotional Support?

29 December, 2016

A year ago, a researcher tested Samsung's S Voice digital assistant by telling it he was depressed. The robot offered this clueless response:

"Maybe it's time for you to take a break and get a change of scenery."

Samsung's assistant wasn't the only di

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THE LIFEPRINT

23 December, 2016

THE LIFEPRINT PRINTER rethinks the tired idea of a handheld device that spits out overpriced, undersized hard copies with an interesting concept: DIY Augmented Reality delivered via a tiny photo print.


LifePrint’s $130, pocket-sized printer pairs via Bluetooth to prin

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THE SICKNESS CALLED TRIBALISM BY ADOFOLI

23 December, 2016

Frank Edem Adofoli is my name, an Ewe, Ghanaian and Christian. I am created by God and loved by Him. One thing I have grown to know is, God has the power to create all human beings with the same attributes; one colour, one height, one size, one tribe and put t

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Her Code Got Humans on the Moon — And Invented Software Itself

25 November, 2016

Margaret Hamilton wasn’t supposed to invent the modern concept of software and land men on the moon. It was 1960, not a time when women were encouraged to seek out high-powered technical work. Hamilton, a 24-year-old with an undergrad degree in mathematics, had gotten a job as