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Oct 31, 2016

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Emily S

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IBM wants to stop E. coli outbreaks before people die

Five years ago in Germany, a bland vegetable caused one of the more devastating outbreaks of food-born illness in recent years.  Fifty three people died and nearly 4,000 were hospitalized due to a particularly gnarly strain of E.coli. It caused bloody diarrhea and kidney failure in many people.  It...

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Sep 7, 2016

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Christina

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Google’s Clever Plan to Stop Aspiring ISIS Recruits

GOOGLE HAS BUILT a half-trillion-dollar business out of divining what people want based on a few words they type into a search field. In the process, it’s stumbled on a powerful tool for getting inside the minds of some of the least understood and most dangerous people on the Internet: potential...

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Robot Security Guards Are Patrolling Silicon Valley, Collecting Data

Welcome to Silicon Valley, home to the progenitors of our dystopian future, where you may now witness robot security guards patrolling the campuses of your favorite tech company.

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