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U.S. Secret Service seeks sarcasm-spotting software

Gemma Karstens-Smith reports for the Toronto Star:

‘Of course Secret Service agents need a hand separating wisecracks from security threats.

Instead of searching for their sense of humour, however, the U.S. 115 more words

USA

Using VPN on a Range of IP Addresses with DD-WRT

Using VPN and Non-VPN Devices on the Same Network

In Canada, it can sometimes be difficult to access all the content that is automatically available in other countries. 619 more words

Science & Technology

Robot chef that can cook any of 2,000 meals at tap of a button to go on sale in 2017

McDonald’s already has robotic order takers… Here’s what’s next . . . -LW

Stirring, adjusting the temperature, pouring and adding ingredients are all basic skills for a chef but they’re slightly harder to achieve for a robot. 431 more words

Money

Alan Watts on Socially Responsible Automation and an Unconditional Basic Income Guarantee

Alan Watts delivers some excellent insights into how machines can make taxation obsolete, to the point that they are used to reverse taxation, thus making a basic income possible. 54 more words

Money

July 29, 1958:

BEGINNING a new chapter in science and exploration, on this day in 1958 the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is created. A civilian agency responsible for coordinating America’s activities in space, NASA was created in response to the Soviet Union’s October 4, 1957 launch of its first satellite, Sputnik I. 280 more words

Science & Technology

YWLA Journalism 2015-2016

Welcome to the newly designed home for the journalism department at the Young Women’s Leadership Academy in Fort Worth, TX! This year, we’ll be producing a special edition of our school yearbook showcasing our  41 more words

Athletics

TIps and tricks for your computer

Technology is awesome. Now get better at using it.

Click to read at: Imgur

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