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Over 700 people took part in the experiments

We are as obedient as Nazi functionaries.Or are we? Gina Perry, a psychologist from Australia, has written Behind the Shock Machine: The Untold Story of the Notorious Milgram Psychology Experiments. She has been retracing Milgram’s steps, interviewing his subjects decades … Continue reading

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Rose talks “42” and Big Red Machine

“For what we could expect today, I”m pretty pleased because I was able to have a consistent pace, and I managed to get under 1″58″ at the end of the race. I did the whole race in front of Nicky; … Continue reading

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Inexpensive CNC Machines Turn Students Into Manufacturers

A slate of DARPA projects already in the works are also inching closer to building robots of war that mimics the brains of animals. Now the agency is taking the audacious goal a step further. In the future, these intelligent … Continue reading

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With Winning Machine’s good early speed

“You don’t know from year to year whether you will have a horse that can run in the Mile. Who knows, I might not have another horse like that again in my career. So to lose by a head bob … Continue reading

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They’re not just killing machines anymore

Whisler’s drone art “finds a way to speak about the surveillance state that seems to be creeping upon us.” Much like watchtowers, drones are “oddly sinister … with darkened windows, you cannot see who is piloting them.Earlier this year, Whisler … Continue reading

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It’s kind of genius, when you think about it

It’s kind of genius, when you think about it: keep selling washing machines that grow mold, and then make more money by marketing special soap to kill the mold. Except that Affresh didn’t cure the mold, the court said. Whirlpool … Continue reading

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The destruction of the life of Malvina Monteiro

When the owner agreed to convert the parking lot to open space, The Machine conducted a celebration in which Machine Activists were treated like royalty and Sheila and I were ignored, shunned.The same con exists on the Charles River. The … Continue reading

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Doubling McDonald’s Salaries A Great Way To Get Workers Replaced By Machines

A recent article at the Huffington Post makes the claim that if McDonald’s MCD +0.2% doubled its employees salaries it would only cause the price of a Big Mac to go up by 68 cents. The implication here is that … Continue reading

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How the internet of things is changing the world

Cars, buildings, vending machines and heart monitors will soon be routinely reporting their status through the internet to other machines.The result will be an unprecedented growth in data that will need to be stored, analysed and assessed.The growth of the … Continue reading

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Yawn-Activated Machine Gives You Free Douwe Egberts Coffee

Somewhere out there is a world where you don’t have to wait in line for coffee — where you don’t have to get stampeded by caffeine addicts, where all you have to do is yawn, and magically, your warm cup … Continue reading

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