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Bitcoin News: 46% of Last Year’s ICOs Have Failed Already

Bitcoin News: 46% of Last Year’s ICOs Have Failed Already. “It has always been assumed that a large number of ICOs will fail, be it at the fundraising stage or when it comes to delivering the actual project. 69 more words

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Science Blog: Private Browsing Gets More Private

Science Blog: Private Browsing Gets More Private . “This week, at the Network and Distributed Systems Security Symposium, researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and Harvard University presented a paper describing a new system, dubbed Veil, that makes private browsing more private. 51 more words

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Select All: It’s Time to End ‘Trending’

Select All: It’s Time to End ‘Trending’. “What does it mean, exactly, for something to be ‘trending’? YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter all make frequent use of the term, but none of them have a public or transparent definition — let alone a common one. 26 more words

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New York Times: In Picasso’s Blue Period, Scanners Find Secrets He Painted Over

New York Times: In Picasso’s Blue Period, Scanners Find Secrets He Painted Over. “Bits of color were peeking out through cracks in the dark shades of ‘La Miséreuse accroupie,’ a 1902 painting by a young Pablo Picasso during his ‘Blue Period.’ That was not surprising. 27 more words

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Berkeley Lab: Berkeley Lab ‘Minimalist Machine Learning’ Algorithms Analyze Images From Very Little Data

Berkeley Lab: Berkeley Lab ‘Minimalist Machine Learning’ Algorithms Analyze Images From Very Little Data . “Mathematicians at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have developed a new approach to machine learning aimed at experimental imaging data. 30 more words

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Phys .org: How Life Online Influences Young People

Phys.org: How life online influences young people. “Young people spend a lot of their time online. Even so, we still know very little about how this intensive use of social media influences their development. 46 more words

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