Kurzgesagt asks some of the most difficult questions that will become exponentially more relevant in the years to come. Do robots deserve rights? Would they even need or want the same rights that humans have?
People want to work with others … most of the time.
Like all great programmers I get most of my code from StackOverflow questions. Can’t figure out how to add authentication to Flask? Easy. Want to shut down sendmail? Boom. Now, thanks to all the code on the Internet, a robot can be as smart as a $180,000 coder. Show More Summary
Founder Paula Lucero says she wanted to create an event that celebrated nostalgic music from all parts of Latin America.
Nikole Hannah-Jones has heard all the excuses for why newsrooms can’t hire more reporters of color. “The one you hear the most is: ‘We’d love to fill these positions with diverse candidates, but we can’t find anyone who is qualified,'” said Hannah-Jones, a reporter at The New York Times Magazine. Fueled by that frustration, Hannah-Jones last...
Yesterday, Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts gave us an extensive Metal Gear Solid movie update. Today, I want to share another part of that conversation: I asked Jordan why most video game movies suck. It’s a questionShow More Summary
Researchers really want to make good three-dimensional displays. It is so much harder than you might think—at this point, we have lots, but most attempts are literally smoke (light projected and scattered on some medium) and mirrors (optical illusions). There aren’t many examples of voxels, 3D pixels, lined up to… Read more...
In Radiohead’s catalogue of extreme mood killers, there can only be one winner for most likely to make you want to curl up in a ball, wallow, and retreat from the world. At long last, “True Love Waits” has been scientifically proven to be the most depressing Radiohead song. Radiohead ... More »
I would like to share with you five traits of an abundance mindset. Anything that you want to create in your life starts in your mind. The way that you think determines how you live. The two most powerful words that you can say are, “I am”, because what you say after it shapes your reality. Show More Summary
Seriously: isn't that the most unusual perk you've ever heard of?
While most couples don't even want to think about the chance of rain on their special day, it's better to prepare for the worst than try to deal with it as it happens. read more The post 9 Tips for Making Your Rainy Spring Wedding Day Work for You appeared first on Weddingbee.
Shuffling a pack of cards isn't as easy as you think, not if you want to truly randomise the cards. Most people will give a pack a few shuffles with the overhand or riffle methods (where the pack is split and the two halves are interweaved). Show More Summary
Most playwrights reach the point in their career when they want to write something that people actually are going to want to come and see. By "people," I don't mean the theater insiders so important to many young writers, or the cultural cognoscenti who form a large portion of the audience for...
We included this AmazonBasics model in our testing, because we wanted to see how a baseline, mostly old-style power strip with surge protection would work. The answer is: not well and we don’t recommend it for electronics of any kind. Show More Summary
Learning what the future holds, good or bad, not appealing to most, study says
A recent article of mine covered most people’s lack of efficacy in practicing their elevator pitches at job search networking meetings. I wanted to follow up on that and prove my tenets, so I brainstormed with a group of trusted associates—all of whom are in transition—and we came up with some “best practices.” Following are … Read the Rest ?
If you’ve never heard of Salesforce, you may want to look into it — because Salesforce is quickly becoming one of the most respected customer relationship management (CRM) tools around. As everyone from small businesses to rapidly expanding...Show More Summary
Mumbai, the City of Dreams, has once again proved why it attracts people who want to become wealthy. With $820 billion wealth, 46,000 Millionaires and 28 Billionaires, Mumbai is India’s most wealthiest city as per a recent report by New World Wealth. Show More Summary
Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter. No one is expecting much progress when United Nations-brokered talks on Syria resume on Thursday in Geneva. The forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad scored significant […]
I just finished a Top 5 piece earlier today on the returning TV series I most wanted to see this year. I could not give too much information on Fargo Season 3, simply because there were few details at the time. FX has given us some much needed updates (via Screen Rant). Show More Summary