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why you just can’t black box an a.i.

why you just can’t black box an a.i. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Singularitarians generally believe two things about artificial intelligence. First and foremost, they say, it’s just a matter of time before we have an AI system that will quickly become superhumanly intelligent.
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Clouds That Look Like Things: a new book from the Cloud Appreciation Society

Clouds That Look Like Things: a new book from the Cloud Appreciation Society | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Clouds That Look Like Things: a new book from the Cloud Appreciation Society (Clouds That Look Like Things: a new book from the Cloud Appreciation Society http://t.co/1QBmh0tU...)...
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Footbrawl – A Sport That Combines Football, Martial Arts, and Rugby

Footbrawl – A Sport That Combines Football, Martial Arts, and Rugby | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Footbrawl is an extreme sport invented in Australia, where players combine martial arts with football and rugby skills to score points (Footbrawl – A Sport That Combines Football, Martial Arts, and Rugby http://t.co/rpSo4EWF...)...
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VIDEO: Strange jelly-like blobs found on patio near Dent

VIDEO: Strange jelly-like blobs found on patio near Dent | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
An Otter Tail County couple woke up Saturday to find strange jelly-like blobs on their patio at their home near Dent. “(My husband) happened to look out and saw what looked like hail. It wasn't very many of them,” said Debra Eull.
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Wanted: one Pied Piper - Hamelin suffering from rat problem again

Wanted: one Pied Piper - Hamelin suffering from rat problem again | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The German town of Hamelin is in need of a new Pied Piper again after a growing legion of rats managed to knock out one of the town's fountains.
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Ben Laden surgit dans un dessin animé de France 3

Ben Laden surgit dans un dessin animé de France 3 | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Le site jeanmarcmorandini.com relève que samedi matin, peu avant 8h20, France 3 a diffusé une image d'Oussama Ben Laden au milieu des programmes jeunesse de la chaine.
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Test Your Middle Finger at the Bavarian Finger Wrestling Championship

Tweet Finger wrestling, or “fingerhakeln”, used to be the way the men of Bavaria settled disputes back in the 17th century, but now it’s just an obscure sport that draws hundreds of strong men to the German region, for the annual Finger...
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The 12 Biggest Missed Opportunities in Tech

The 12 Biggest Missed Opportunities in Tech | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The tech world is full of flops. This ain't them; some of these companies and their products were monstrously successful for a time; others never even had the high expectations and hype required for something to earn the title "flop".
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This Crazy-Ass Ping Pong Table Took 400 Hours to Build

This Crazy-Ass Ping Pong Table Took 400 Hours to Build | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Axel Yberg and his firm—Akke—make what he calls functional art. That translates to fun creations like his Pingtuated Equilibripong table, which may or may not be the most beautiful ping pong table in existence.
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Too hot to work at a lingerie shop?

Too hot to work at a lingerie shop? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The website for a Manhattan lingerie boutique called Native Intimates has a photograph of a well-endowed woman pushing her breasts together. So, it’s odd that an employee of the shop is claiming she was fired for being “too hot.
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Man Ticketed For Saving Son, Not Jeep, From Cliff

Man Ticketed For Saving Son, Not Jeep, From Cliff | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
He may have been ticketed for not saving his Jeep from a cliff dive, but his other option was to let his 5-year-old son die and go to jail.
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How One Man Faked His Own Internet Death

How One Man Faked His Own Internet Death | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Death is scary. Suicide is scary. And when you're a valued member of a long-standing community who supports and helps one another, you don't fake awful stories about either to sadden and embarrass your friends.
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Vous êtes ninja ? Jedi ? Gourou ? N’ayez plus peur du chômage !

Vous êtes ninja ? Jedi ? Gourou ? N’ayez plus peur du chômage ! | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Aux Etats-Unis les entreprises recrutent de plus en plus des ninjas, des jedis et des gourous. Les rock stars ont aussi toutes leurs chances de trouver un travail !
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TV weather reporter caught faking storm during live broadcast (VIDEO)

TV weather reporter caught faking storm during live broadcast (VIDEO) | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A Romanian TV weatherman has put a new spin on the phrase "having sand kicked in your face," after he was caught faking a storm during a live news report.
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SCIENTISTS GENERATE ELECTRICITY FROM A VIRUS

SCIENTISTS GENERATE ELECTRICITY FROM A VIRUS | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Scientists can now generate electricity from viruses!
The world of nano-technology is growing exponentially fast and with it, come a slew of amazing breakthroughs. This one for example, is pretty fascinating.
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CASH POOR: This Man Faces A $500 Fine For Dropping $1 On The Ground

CASH POOR: This Man Faces A $500 Fine For Dropping $1 On The Ground | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
John Davis didn't come up with the phrase, "No good deed goes unpunished," but it's understandable if he now believes.
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101-Year-Old Man Killed By 91-Year-Old Driver

101-Year-Old Man Killed By 91-Year-Old Driver | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
BURBANK, Calif. -- A 101-year-old man is dead after being struck by a car driven by a 91-year-old woman as he crossed a Burbank street. Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn says Otto Jensen was hit at about 8:15 p.m.
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Disaster Café – Where Every Meal Comes with a 7.8 Earthquake

Tweet If a 7.8 earthquake happened during lunch time, most of us would forget about food and run for our lives, but at the Disaster Café, in Lloret de Mar, Spain, quakes happen all the time, and all you can do is try to keep your balance and...
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Watch This Man Survive a 2,400 Foot Skydive With No Parachute

Watch This Man Survive a 2,400 Foot Skydive With No Parachute | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A British guy has just become the first person to jump out of a helicopter without a parachute—and live.
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Real-Life MacGyver Builds Working Motorcycle Out of Car That Broke Down in the Desert

Real-Life MacGyver Builds Working Motorcycle Out of Car That Broke Down in the Desert | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it

This is one of the most unbelievable stories I have come across in a while, and had my doubts about its authenticity at first, but after reading about it on some reputed websites, my worries were put to rest.

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10 People Who Faked Cancer For Cash

10 People Who Faked Cancer For Cash | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Meet ten people who lied about having a terminal illness, just to get some cold, hard cash.
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Roasted Fetuses Found In Man's Luggage, Cops Say

Roasted Fetuses Found In Man's Luggage, Cops Say | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Forget about eye of newt. Real-life black magic practitioners are in the market for roasted fetuses.
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Google Outdoes Itself With Moog Synthesizer Doodle (Play It Here)

Google Outdoes Itself With Moog Synthesizer Doodle (Play It Here) | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
By Eliot Van Buskirk, Evolver.fmThe greatest trick Google's public relations team ever played on the world was convincing people to link to ...
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Hologram avatar to greet travelers at New York City airports

Hologram avatar to greet travelers at New York City airports | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Holograms are supposed to be a thing of the future. As it turns out, the future is only about two months away.
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Quand Versailles s'invite dans le RER !

Quand Versailles s'invite dans le RER ! | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Pour promouvoir le château de Versailles auprès des Parisiens et des touristes, la SNCF a redécoré entièrement une train du RER C à l'image du célèbres château. Planet.fr vous propose de la découvrir en photos.
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