Topic: Internet These legal difficulties should not hide the fact that Open Data is ultimately powerful when it represents a conversation between data experts inside the system and data users who access that system. And to see the system...Show More Summary
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When machines make workers more productive do workers wages rise? Does technology destroy jobs across the entire economy? These were two of the key questions EconTalk host Russ Roberts explored this week in his conversation with James...Show More Summary
We get a lot of tips—email us at email@example.com!—and Deadspin news editor Tom Ley is from time to time compelled to respond. These conversations are shared with you, the reading public, in a feature we call Tom Tips Back. Read more...
Transcripts of a recorded conversation between then Senator Romero Jucá, and former oil industry executive Sergio Machado, indicate that what many people suspected about the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is true:Show More Summary
Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy and his weight has been a topic of conversation ever since he came in overweight to training camp this past season. First report out of training camp is that his weight was at 234 and he somehow gained 25 more pounds throughout the season. Packers coach Mike McCarthy has […]
"Crooked Hillary, Goofy Elizabeth, Pocahontas," The Five co-host Eric Bolling said, kicking off a conversation about the nicknames Donald Trump has used to diminish his adversaries.
Have you ever walked away from a conversation with a co-worker or family member shaking your head and wondering, "Where did that come from?" In their new book, HeadTrash 2: Dealing with and Overcoming Other People's Junk, authors Tish...Show More Summary
Less than a decade ago, the mere hint that the Fed was either propping up markets or actively pushing them higher was enough to get one branded a conspiracy theorist loon and never again invited to polite conversation. Since then first...Show More Summary
The not-so-young-anymore social network Twitter recently released a statement saying that users should expect to see some changes to the social media platform that will make "conversations faster and more intuitive for people who come...Show More Summary
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Alan Manning Chambers, former president of Exodus International, says that ‘the conversion therapy industry is more or less on the ropes’ The former leader of one of the most prominent groups to promote therapies that “cure” people of homosexuality said he hopes “every ministry focused on changing...
A topic of conversation currently being discussed in different corners of our nation involves a person’s right to use the bathroom of their chosen gender identity. Lawmakers in states like North Carolina and Texas, for example, want specifications that say people need to identify with their birth gender. Show More Summary
First-person video games make me dizzy to the point of nausea, and as a result, I often feel left out of the conversation when everyone's excited about something new and different. Dishonored, for instance, is a game that sounds right up my alley. Show More Summary
How many pieces of gum do you chew a day? Two? Three? Good for you.We’ve been known to chew a pack at a time, to spend over $5 a day on our habit, to have tried every novelty flavor under the sun. It’s not the worst thing to compulsively engage ... More »
This article was originally published on The Conversation. Have you ever been listening to a great piece of music and felt a chill run up your spine? Or goosebumps tickle your arms and shoulders? The experience is called frisson (pronounced...Show More Summary
In retail, technology-enabled services are humanizing automation by providing shoppers a framework not only of what is in style, but how to wear it. But nailing context also requires a conversation.
MIT researchers are heating up clean energy technology with a new solar cell capable of converting solar heat into usable light, which raises the overall solar-to-electricity conversion rate of the cell. The new device demonstrates,Show More Summary
Work-Life Balance has been a much debated conversation in the business world for years. As employees and the general population have become more connected to each other with the use of technology, social media and mobile devices, it has become increasingly difficult for many people to separate work from their personal lives. Show More Summary