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Why AI needs a human touch

GUEST: Elon Musk caused a media stir recently. Not for his innovative technologies or promises to commercialize space travel. In front of a meeting of the National Governors Association, the Tesla CEO warned attendees that “[Artificial Intelligence] AI is a fundamental existential risk for human civilization.” Based on his observations, Musk cautioned that AI is […]

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Golf: Nelly Korda, seeking to emulate sister, takes third-round LPGA lead

(The Sports Xchange) – Rookie Nelly Korda used a late flourish to claim a two-stroke lead entering the final round at the Marathon Classic on Saturday in Sylvania, Ohio.

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‘The Gifted’ Is Bringing the X-Men Family to TV, But How Does It Compare to the Movies?

Fox Ready, set, action! This fall, Fox will bring the X-Men to TV with its new series The Gifted. The superhero drama centers around a suburban couple, Reed and Caitlin Strucker (played by Stephen Moyer and Amy Acker), whose rather mundane lives are rocked by the discovery that their children posses mutant powers. The tension […]

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SIGGRAPH 2017 will showcase the latest in AR and VR

Over the last several years the long-running SIGGRAPH computer graphics conference served as an important marker of immersive computing’s march toward mainstream. Just a few years ago I found the Oculus meeting room hidden in a corner of the show floor where they were showing the HD prototype of the Rift featuring improved resolution. As […]

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Golf: Stallings shoots 11-under 60 to take third-round lead in Alabama

(Reuters) – Scott Stallings coped with energy-sapping heat and humidity to card 11-under-par 60 and vault to a one-stroke lead after the third round at the Barbasol Championship in Alabama on Saturday.

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American Idol Winner Scotty McCreery Caught With Gun At Airport!

American Idol winner Scotty McCreery had some gun trouble recently. The popular performer was cited on July 13 at Raleigh Durham International Airport for having a loaded handgun. Authorities told local media organizations that they found a loaded 9 millimeter handgun in McCreery’s backpack at a security checkpoint. PHOTOS: Behind-The-Scenes Exclusive! 35 Scandals & Secrets […]

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How AI will teach us to have more empathy

“John, did you remember it’s your anniversary?” This message did not appear in my inbox and Alexa didn’t say it aloud the other day. I do have reminders on Facebook , of course. Yet, there isn’t an AI powering my life decisions yet. Some day, AI will become more proactive, assistive, and much smarter. In […]

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'Stranger Things' Season 2 Is Going to Be Terrifying, and Here Are the Comic-Con Spoilers to Prove It

Netflix There will be justice for Barb! The Stranger Things panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 was chock full of delectable teases, but the highlight may have been a surprise appearance by Shannon Purser. Fans of the show will recognize the star as Barb from Season 1 and Ethel from Riverdale. While creators Matt and Ross Duffer […]

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Charlize Theron Discusses Revolutionary 'Atomic Blonde,' Truths of Fighting as a Badass Female at Comic-Con 2017

Courtesy of Entertainment Weekly Atomic Blonde may just be the most empowering film of the year. Starring the likes of Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, and John Goodman, the film follows undercover MI6 agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) as she navigates Cold War-era Berlin completing dangerous missions. It’s far from Theron’s first badass role. She lit up screens with her portrayal of […]

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Tennis: Roddick reflects on career spent in vacuum of Big Four

(Reuters) – International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Andy Roddick said on Saturday he was honored to have played in the era of the Big Four, but also acknowledged that they caused him no end of frustration during his career.

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