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Advantages and Disadvantages Of AI

Advantages and Disadvantages Of AI: An AI roundtable discussion is a staple of the tech journalism circus — usually framed with a preamble about dystopic threats to human existence from the inexorable rise of ‘super intelligence machines’. Just add a

Today’s Growing Cyber Security Trends

Today’s Growing Cyber Security Trends: What do the following data-breach headlines from the past year have in common? The Sony Pictures hack: Everything we know so far;Anonymous hackers release emails ordering bear cubs be killed; Hackers threaten to release

Devotarkus

Devotarkus: On a space station far from the center of the galaxy, one lonely man paced back and forth. He called himself Darth Odious. He had gathered a small army of disgruntled males, who were angry about

Bowling Bobby

Bobby eyed up his reflection in the deep blue bowling ball. Tracing every whirl of the marble, lovingly, with his finger, he made his way towards the black finger holes. With the ball firmly held by his

A Brief History Of Deep Linking

A Brief History Of Deep Linking: Deep linking has become one of the hottest topics in mobile over the past year as dozens of startups have launched around using, improving and discoveringdeep links. All of the big platform companies also

The Emperor’s New Watch

The first time-gatherers – horologes – come to us from legend. According to one fairly visceral story, the “division of the day into hours was first suggested by the regular exercise of the bodily functions of a

Yahoo Answers Has No Answers

We’re told never to forget the ultimate laziness of humans, but when it comes to research in the internet age, sometimes that laziness can shock even the most prepared of minds. Students in grade school have grown

How to Safely Implement MDM for Your Business

The enormous popularity of mobile devices and the rich app ecosystems to which they give access has opened up tremendous opportunities for businesses. Merchants can now use their mobile phones to collect credit card payments. Customer service

How to Put Free Ebooks on Your Amazon Kindle?

The Amazon Kindle is a great ebook reader, but it’s tightly tied to Amazon’s ecosystem. If you have a Kindle Fire or a smartphone, you can download other e-reading apps to beef up your library, but with the

Two Worlds

There is a reason to everything. Such as the reason we see reflections in the mirror, or why there is no magic here on our planet. However, if one world cannot sustain magic there must be, somewhere,