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Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube

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Lee Sedol is "confident" he can beat Google's DeepMind.
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Introducing the Keybase filesystem http://nzzl.us/z4Bm8r5 via @nuzzel
Public key crypto for everyone, publicly auditable proofs of identity.
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complete gridlock 
The affected area will be closed beyond Super Bowl week for construction and teardown.
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new diet fad: polonium tea cleanse

Putin probably approved London murder of Litvinenko: British inquiry

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President Vladimir Putin probably approved a 2006 Russian intelligence operation to murder ex-KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko with radioactive polonium-210 in London, a British inquiry concluded on Thursday, prompting a row with Moscow.
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Background and introduction. For decades, the C and C++ standards treated multi-threading and concurrency as something existing outside the standard sphere - in that "target-dependent" world of shades which the "abstract machine" targeted by the standards doesn't cover.
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Our coding crystal ball offers developers meaningful bets for the next five years -- but few guarantees given the rate of change for tech
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Man Creates Obnoxious Robot to Trick Telemarketers in Brilliant Quest for Revenge

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‘The Character of Physical Law’: Richard Feynman’s Legendary Course Presented at Cornell, 1964

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Lecture One, The Law of Gravitation: Feynman ended the first of his famous 1964 Messenger Lectures at Cornell University, a talk entitled 'The Law of Gravitation, an Example of Physical Law.' (See above.) The lectures were intended by Feynman as an introduction, not to the fundamental laws of nature, but to the very nature of such laws.
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GCHQ: No Such Agency does this

Researcher warns of backdoor in GCHQ-developed encryption

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An encryption standard developed by GCHQ comes with a worrying backdoor, according to one British security researcher.
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There is more to software than just code. Modern application projects also incorporate a wide variety of other components ranging from documentation to data mod
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Have A Look At Netflix’s Promising Original Shows Premiering In 2016

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'Marvel's Luke Cage' and more new original shows Netflix has in store for you this year.
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On agile, or how we managed to build the wrong product fast

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It was a moment. A moment in which I wanted to bang my head against the wall for spending two months developing a featur…
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New study bolsters notion that memory is fragile and aggressive police interrogations don’t always serve justice.

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Solitaire
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Investigation follows reports that Wiki-PR scored Viacom, Priceline as clients.

Stephen Fry: Out There – TV review
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Sam Wollaston: Stephen Fry has ventured beyond our cosy metropolitan bubble of tolerance to meet some splutteringly rabid homophobes

Circa News
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Stay informed, save time. Circa is the best way to read and follow headline news on your Android device. News articles and small screens jus

Google Lat Long: Street View arrives at CERN
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Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 9:16 AM. At CERN, the European particle physics laboratory based in the suburbs of Geneva, some of the world

WTF with Marc Maron Podcast: Episode 425 - Baratunde Thurston
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WTF with Marc Maron Podcast. Comedian Marc Maron is tackling the most complex philosophical question of our day - WTF? He'll get to the bott

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German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom has just revealed that their latest high-security phone, the SiMKo 3, has just been given

Another Reason The NSA Needs To Go: It's Been Doing What It Explicitly W...
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One of the key things that people quickly realized after last week's revelation about the NSA putting backdoors into encryption, was that th

The Bullies of Goodreads | Nathan Bransford, Author
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Check out this blog post by Nathan Bransford, the author of the Jacob Wonderbar series

Some SecureRandom Thoughts | Android Developers Blog
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Posted by Alex Klyubin, Android Security Engineer. The Android security team has been investigating the root cause of the compromise of a bi