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Robots are leading the second machine age, automating not just physical tasks, but cognitive function as well. Photo by Flickr user Gregory Lee.As industrial robots continue to acquire cognitive skills, machines will replace one in three human...
Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada used dozens of images of young men photographed in Washington, D.C., to create a six-acre portrait on the National Mall. “It’s we’re all in this together, one big boat.” Photo by Mark Gulezian Using...
Don’t use recruiters who suffer from buzz-word syndrome. Photo by Flickr user Elliot P.. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the Ask The Headhunter community over the past...
A Yazidi teenager describes what happens to women when Islamic State militants take over their town. For 15-year-old Samia*, there’s not much left in Iraq after her brother was killed. At 9 o’clock one morning in early August, she and...
Isamu Akasaki, professor at Meijo University in JapanThe Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded Tuesday to the inventors of the blue light-emitting diode, or LED, shining a light on the creation that solved the final puzzle piece to energy-efficient...
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