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Cubans Wonder What Is The Heart of the Internet?

“The virtual world of ITC reflects the problems and contradictions of the real world today.” – Abel Prieto Jiménez, Presidential Advisor (June 8, 2015)…


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We All Have A Front Row Seat To The Birth of A.I.

“We will have human level AI in 7 years and 5 months. If I said 10 years it would seem like I don’t have…


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Chinese Company Replaces 90% of Human Workforce With Robots

Shenzhen Evewin Precision Technology Co. plans to replace 90% of a 1,800-person workforce with robots. Sources – Sputnik News, Fusion The South China Morning Post…


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IBM Helps Preserve Germany’s 40 PETABYTE Climate Data Archive

It is the largest trove of climate data in the world. Source – Scientific Computing  IBM will run a 40-petabyte robotic tape library to archive climate simulation…


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With First Free Wi-Fi, Cuba Aims to Ramp Up Internet Access

Cuba approved the first free wi-fi public access point. Cuba’s state telecom agency Etecsa granted approval to the artist Kcho as reported by the BBC…


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Infographic: What The Internet Thinks About

“The biggest themes, broadly defined, are kids, being rich or poor, death, and self-improvement” Source- FundersandFounders.com by Anne Vital    Interactive infographic: http://fundersandfounders.com/what-internet-thinks-based-on-media/  …


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@Mindshare: Fashion Tech Connects, Not Alienates

“Technology can connect us with our environment, not alienate us from the world.” – Benhaz Farahi (March 27, 2015) – Cross Campus, Santa Monica…


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Ballet Meets Robotics

“Ballet Meets Robotics” is an accompanying short documentary that offers a behind- the-scenes look at how cutting edge technology was employed in the short…


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DARPA’s “Memex” Search Engine For The Dark Web Rivals Google

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has created a search engine deemed more powerful than Google to search the Deep, Dark Web…


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Swarm Robots Building Other Robots

There is a lot of talk about how robots will be taking over the work force from manufacturing to surgery. What is the ultimate…