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Here’s what could happen if North Korea detonated a hydrogen bomb – Technology & Science

Razed cities. Loss of life. Contaminated fishing stocks. Crippled satellite networks.  Should the nuclear crisis between the United States and North Korea escalate beyond hurling test missiles and insults like “madman” and “dotard,” the list of possible effects is a long and frightening one. Whether North Korea were to simply test a nuclear warhead or aim one …

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Rockwood Files: When technology gets scary

The cookies are watching Last week, while shopping at a department store, I visited the ladies room. It was one of those rare times when the restroom was totally silent and empty, except for me. As I was tucking in my shirt and refastening my belt, I nearly jumped out …

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One Surprise Standout for Uber: Food Delivery

There is also the threat of Amazon, which has tried food delivery in a few markets. The Seattle retail giant’s recent acquisition of Whole Foods provides hundreds of potential bases for drivers to pick up prepared food for delivery in major urban areas, where takeout orders are popular. “The number-one …

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Chamberlain implementing technology for individualized learning

Customized learning allows students to work at an individualized pace, pushing high-functioning students to take their skills further and enabling students who may struggle in certain subjects to slow down. “It’s just taking weaknesses and developing them into a strength and something we’re using to get students who may be …

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Can technology prevent most roadkill accidents?

Scientific American reports that one to two million animals are killed by motorists every year in the United States — the equivalent of one collision every 26 seconds. That doesn’t include all the raccoons, skunks and other smaller animals that usually go unreported when hit. These accidents have far-ranging consequences. …

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Top 30 promising technology startups from India

Presenting the TECH30 2017: YourStory’s pick of the top 30 technology startups from India The coveted list of Tech30 startups for this year was announced on the second day of TechSparks on September 23. Starups from Artificial Intelligence (AI), healthtech, cyber security, and cryptocurrency made it to the list. It was …

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