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Goodbye AltaVista. You deserved better than this. Better than the one-sentence send-off Yahoo gave you today, when announcing your July 8 closure date.
The old trope about pornography is that you’ll know it when you see it. Facebook is betting that not only will it know it, but that the social network will be able to train its computers to do the same.
Sometimes I worry we're becoming a culture of technology consumers, instead of creators.
Advances in artificial intelligence and robotics will have significant implications for evolving economic systems.
Considering the negative influence of U.S. statutory damage rules on technology innovation.
Expertise and service ethics are just two of the many components comprising a modern professional.
Improving academic success and social development by merging computational thinking with cultural practices.
How to encourage ethical behavior among all links in a global supply chain.