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Jul
19
BOOK REVIEW | 'Thinking Machines' by Luke Dormehl

This time is different. In the six decades since the first colloquium on artificial intelligence (AI) at Dartmouth College, periodic predictions about changes implied by AI often proved to be enthusiastic speculation, more science fiction than reality. No longer. Today fields of AI, robotics and evolving...

Jul
14
In the midst of political turmoil in Europe and the U.S., Depeche Mode was motivated to make its most political record yet – but hopes never to have to write another one like it

Thirty-four years ago, when British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher had just won her second general election, a time of mass unemployment and increased racial tension in Britain,...

Jul
14
His exhibit is at the Art Reach Gallery through July 28, 2017

Art is woven through Dale Washington’s speech, his eyes and his outlook. 

“Art is the way we handle ourselves impecably as human beings,” he said. “It’s how we talk, it’s how we take care of our family, it’s how we handle ourselves. 

“It’s called love. This work here is all about these...

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