No Humans needed- Bots - talking amongst themselves - A twitter conversation between two bots (@oliviataters and @notkeithcalder) was picked up and intercepted by the Bank of America bot account. 

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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
- Charles Darwin

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

- Charles Darwin

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If the future of food is designed by robots, that’s fine by me.
IBM sent me a bottle of BBQ sauce designed by Watson, so I ate it. My job is weird sometimes.
Yes, it’s THE Watson. The same computer that decimated Ken Jennings in Jeopardy has taken on an even greater challenge—what IBM calls cognitive computing, or put more simply, creativity. And what better arena to test creativity than the kitchen? After all, computers are good at math or whatever, but they can’t invent the next cronut or conceptualize the snack chip that will become a taco shell. They can’t stick a toilet plunger in a melted pile of brown birthday fondant like those bakers on reality TV—right?
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If the future of food is designed by robots, that’s fine by me.

IBM sent me a bottle of BBQ sauce designed by Watson, so I ate it. My job is weird sometimes.

Yes, it’s THE Watson. The same computer that decimated Ken Jennings in Jeopardy has taken on an even greater challenge—what IBM calls cognitive computing, or put more simply, creativity. And what better arena to test creativity than the kitchen? After all, computers are good at math or whatever, but they can’t invent the next cronut or conceptualize the snack chip that will become a taco shell. They can’t stick a toilet plunger in a melted pile of brown birthday fondant like those bakers on reality TV—right?

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App Turns NYC Subway Maps Into Interactive Data Visualizations

If you’re a New Yorker who likes to nerd out about maps, urbanism, and data visualization, a new app called Tunnel Vision will be like poetry to your eyes. But even if you’re not into any of those things, it might make dismal waits on subway platforms a little more fun.

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An Iranian teacher has come up with an innovative way of encouraging young children to say their daily prayers – by designing a robot to present religious practice to his students in the classroom. (via Iranian school teacher builds robot to teach children prayers)

An Iranian teacher has come up with an innovative way of encouraging young children to say their daily prayers – by designing a robot to present religious practice to his students in the classroom. (via Iranian school teacher builds robot to teach children prayers)

— 4 months ago
What Tree Rings Sound Like Played on a Record Player →

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Norway’s Moving Terrorism Memorial Will Be A Gash In The Landscape

"The memorial aims to recreate the physical experience of something being taken away."

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Subway Is Strapping Brain Monitors On People To Promote Its New 'Flatizza' Menu Item →

Subway is promoting its new menu item at South By Southwest in Austin.

— 4 months ago
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How The World’s Fastest Camera Was Created for Forza Motorsport 5
The visual bar couldn’t be higher when it comes to video games and the marketing thereof. So, to launch Forza Motorsport 5, agency twofifteenmccann combined a car and a camera to create a whole new style of film.
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How The World’s Fastest Camera Was Created for Forza Motorsport 5

The visual bar couldn’t be higher when it comes to video games and the marketing thereof. So, to launch Forza Motorsport 5, agency twofifteenmccann combined a car and a camera to create a whole new style of film.

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geometric nature

geometric nature

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