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Algorithms Have Been Around for 4,000 Years
Algorithms Have Been Around for 4,000 Years
07.13.2018

For some years now, the terms "algorithms", "digitization" and "artificial intelligence" have become commonplace. However, these terms are rarely explained …

Mainstream Enough For Me
Mainstream Enough For Me
07.13.2018

The worst possible choice of e-mail recipient.

A Software Architect Is the Person You Blame
A Software Architect Is the Person You Blame
07.05.2018

How efficient is your current software project, and could it potentially benefit from the addition of a software architect?

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A Record-Breaking Microscope
A Record-Breaking Microscope
07.20.2018

In a paper Nature, Jiang et al.1 report the highest-magnification image ever obtained …

How a Flock of Drones Developed Collective Intelligence
How a Flock of Drones Developed Collective Intelligence
07.20.2018

The drones rise all at once, 30 strong, the domes of light …

'Storm Chasers' on Mars Searching for Dusty Secrets
'Storm Chasers' on Mars Searching for Dusty Secrets
07.20.2018

Storm chasing takes luck and patience on Earth—and even more …

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Digital Nudging: Guiding Online User Choices through Interface Design
07.01.2018
Digital Nudging: Guiding Online User Choices through Interface Design

Designers can create designs that nudge users toward the most desirable option.

Why Cryptocurrencies Use So Much Energy—and What to Do About It
07.01.2018
Why Cryptocurrencies Use So Much Energy—and What to Do About It

The electricity consumption of mining for cryptocurrencies is becoming a real concern. Here's what to do about it.

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