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"Why “planetary computing” and “data-driven governance” will not solve the world’s problems."
"Why “planetary computing” and “data-driven governance” will not solve the world’s problems."
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>"The Trevor Project, America’s hotline for LGBT youth, is turning to a GPT-2-powered chatbot to help troubled teenagers—but it’s setting _...Read More_
>"The Trevor Project, America’s hotline for LGBT youth, is turning to a GPT-2-powered chatbot to help troubled teenagers—but it’s setting _...Read More_
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Ursula le Guin used science fiction to explore the failures of capitalist society and the alternative worlds we could build on its place
Ursula le Guin used science fiction to explore the failures of capitalist society and the alternative worlds we could build on its place
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"The United States is still the most meritocratic country in the world. But in the "land of opportunity," as the U.S. is sometimes called, many talented, hard-working people are left behind."
"The United States is still the most meritocratic country in the world. But in the "land of opportunity," as the U.S. is sometimes called, many talented, hard-working people are left behind."
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"‘Apocalypticism’, or the belief that the end times are imminent, is of course nothing new: people have warned that the end is nigh for millennia, and in fact _...Read More_
"‘Apocalypticism’, or the belief that the end times are imminent, is of course nothing new: people have warned that the end is nigh for millennia, and in fact _...Read More_
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menacingly raising their forks at anyone with cars that have start buttons or fridges that have water and ice dispensers. This is propaganda to get what’s left of the middle class to oppose the younger generations. No owning a car and _...Read More_
menacingly raising their forks at anyone with cars that have start buttons or fridges that have water and ice dispensers. This is propaganda to get what’s left of the middle class to oppose the younger generations. No owning a car and _...Read More_
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"At a glance, America’s shortage of adoptable babies may seem like a problem. But is adoption meant to provide babies for families, or families for _...Read More_
"At a glance, America’s shortage of adoptable babies may seem like a problem. But is adoption meant to provide babies for families, or families for _...Read More_
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>"After facing censorship from other social media platforms, Vienna's art museums are using OnlyFans to post explicit and nude works of art."
>"After facing censorship from other social media platforms, Vienna's art museums are using OnlyFans to post explicit and nude works of art."
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"There will, eventually, be justice and equality for trans people – there must be. What’s the alternative – actual human beings _...Read More_
"There will, eventually, be justice and equality for trans people – there must be. What’s the alternative – actual human beings _...Read More_
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[@taylore](/user/profile/taylore) As predicted, A great read. Totally agree with you, I think Instagram is dying, though a very slow death. I follow a lot of regular people and a lot of influencers and I’ve noticed that only influencers post. My friends haven’t _...Read More_
[@taylore](/user/profile/taylore) As predicted, A great read. Totally agree with you, I think Instagram is dying, though a very slow death. I follow a lot of regular people and a lot of influencers and I’ve noticed that only influencers post. My friends haven’t _...Read More_
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>"As blockchain technology hurtles toward mainstream adoption, marginalized artists face an uphill battle to do well in the marketplace."
>"As blockchain technology hurtles toward mainstream adoption, marginalized artists face an uphill battle to do well in the marketplace."
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>"It’s 2041 in Australia, and money is easy, energy is clean, and AI is everywhere. But when one young Aboriginal woman takes a caregiver job, she ends up uncovering past traumas that remain painful even when society seems perfect."
>"It’s 2041 in Australia, and money is easy, energy is clean, and AI is everywhere. But when one young Aboriginal woman takes a caregiver job, she ends up uncovering past traumas that remain painful even when society seems perfect."
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"On social media there is a context collapse between the living and the dead."
"On social media there is a context collapse between the living and the dead."
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>"The Bureau of Prisons has piloted a program that can give authorities “huge secret intelligence into the public sender of postal mail.”"
>"The Bureau of Prisons has piloted a program that can give authorities “huge secret intelligence into the public sender of postal mail.”"