Daily Archives: July 30, 2018

Why Westerners Fear Robots and the Japanese Do Not

https://www.wired.com/story/ideas-joi-ito-robot-overlords Sometime in the late Eighties, I participated in a meeting organized by the Honda Foundation in which a Japanese professor—I can’t remember his name—made the case that the Japanese had more success integrating robots into society because of their … Continue reading

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Sorry, Elon. There’s Not Enough CO2 To Terraform Mars

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/?p=26059 Mars might not have the right ingredients to terraform into our planetary home away from home – even with the recent discovery of liquid water buried near its south pole. Research published Monday in Nature Astronomy puts a kibosh … Continue reading

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Hackers find creative way to steal $7.7 million without being detected

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1350443 reader comments 41 Hackers managed to steal $7.7 million dollars’ worth of cryptocurrency from the platform known as KICKICO by using a novel technique—destroying existing coins and then creating new ones totaling the same amount and putting them in … Continue reading

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