GUEST: Our minds may no longer be a safe haven for secrets. Scientists are working toward building mind-reading algorithms that could potentially decode our innermost thoughts through memories that act as a database. For most, this probably sounds like an episode of Netflix’s hit series Black Mirror. The dystopian sci-fi thriller recently showcased a chilling episode called […]
In this popular episode, we're presented with a symbolic reckoning against a system that remains unscathed. The post Black Mirror‘s “Black Museum” Episode Is a Revenge Fantasy That Comes Up Short appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Manchester United currently lead Liverpool and two other Premier League clubs in the race to sign Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri, according to the Daily Mirror. Chelsea and Manchester City are also believed to be interested in signing the Ivorian, however, it is Jose Mourinho’s side who lead the chasing pack. Seri has been at the middle of […]
The whirlwind of last week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is in the rearview mirror now. Not surprisingly, the event was full of data and stats about everything from the Internet of Things to smart TVs and artificial intelligence. Here's what stuck out to us last week, as well as a couple of numbers...
A new Michigan State University study is helping to answer a pressing question among scientists of just how close mice are to people when it comes to researching cancer.
(Michigan State University) A new Michigan State University study is helping to answer a pressing question among scientists of just how close mice are to people when it comes to researching cancer. The findings reveal how mice can actually...Show More Summary
We saw internet-connected mirrors that analyze your skin, organize your wardrobe and more at this year's tech show. Here are the ones that caught our eye.
At this year's tech show in Las Vegas, companies showed off mirrors that analyze your skin, organize your wardrobe and more.
Researchers designed an atomically thin mirror with electronically switchable reflectivity that could be useful in optoelectronic circuits. [Physics] Published Thu Jan 18, 2018
You know that warning on your car’s side view mirror that says “objects may be closer than they appear”? You won’t see that on this new Mitsubishi prototype. You won’t even see mirrors […] The post Mitsubishi Will Sell Cars With No Mirrors Next Year appeared first on Geek.com.
This circular enclosure, made to appear larger still by an array of mirrors at its end, is ESA's Large Space Simulator. Some 15 m high and 10 m in diameter, it is cavernous enough to accommodate an upended double decker bus.
Galeria Nara Roesler | New York presents The Mirror, Bruno Dunley?s first solo exhibition in New York. One of the leading names of the Brazilian collective 2000e8, the 33-year-old artist presents a selection of unprecedented works developed during a 2016 artist residency in East Hampton. Show More Summary
Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) uses President Trump’s “fake news” rhetoric against him in a passionate defense of a free press.
In what sounds like an episode of Black Mirror, Britain has appointed its very first “minister for loneliness,” reports NBC News. The newly created role will devise a national strategy to tackle isolation and alienation across all age groups in the country. Show More Summary
It seems that ABC has abandoned last year's proposed idea for a Dancing with the Stars spin-off featuring young dancers competing for the mirror ball trophy. The spin-off is not in the spring schedule and now an all-athletes edition is underway. But don't write off Dancing with the Stars Junior just yet.
EXCLUSIVE: On the eve of Sundance, Oscilloscope has acquired North American rights to The King, the Eugene Jarecki-directed documentary in which the filmmaker takes Presley's 1963 Rolls Royce on a musical road trip along the singer’s geographical touchstones. Show More Summary
Minnesota and Philadelphia are both built for the playoffs with defense, backup QBs and resiliency
But will Mark Zuckerberg be any good at social engineering?
Ever since we first saw Ash Tyler in the Klingon prison cell we wondered if he might be a double agent in the house of love. In the latest Star Trek Discovery episode, “The Wolf Inside,” everyone’s pretending to be their mirror universe...Show More Summary
This week on the /Filmcast, it’s all Black Mirror as David, Jeff, and Devindra analyze each episode of the show’s new season on Netflix. Special guest Kristy Puchko joins us from Pajiba. Be sure to read Vulture’s recap of Hang the DJ and Vice’s review of Black Museum, as well as how every episode is connected. Show More Summary