Parents Who Are Addicted to Their Cell Phones Affect Their Children’s Development – According to Scientists

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Technology is everywhere and is here to stay. We have it in our homes, offices, schools, and always easily accessible in the palm of our hand thanks to smartphone technology. While there are thousands of positive changes technology has made and continues to make in our daily lives, it’s no secret that it also comes with its cons.

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Project Loon signs its first deal for Internet-delivering balloons—in Kenya | Ars Technica

Loon’s first deal: Telkom Kenya will provide the Internet signals; balloons will amplify.

Source: Project Loon signs its first deal for Internet-delivering balloons—in Kenya | Ars Technica

Google’s AutoML will change how businesses use Machine Learning

Google’s AutoML is a new up-and-coming (alpha stage) cloud software suite of Machine Learning tools. It’s based on Google’s…

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Human creativity will always be valuable.

Kids Are Master Manipulators. So Use Game Theory Against Them | WIRED

https://www.wired.com/2016/06/how-to-make-kids-behave/


KIDS ARE MASTER manipulators. They play up their charms, pit adults against one another, and engage in loud, public wailing. So it’s your job to keep up with them, Carnegie Mellon’s Kevin Zollman says. His new book, The Game Theorist’s Guide to Parenting—written with journalist Paul Raeburn—explains how.

Robot with artificial intelligence about to invade space | The Seattle Times

Source: Robot with artificial intelligence about to invade space | The Seattle Times

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A robot with true artificial intelligence is about to invade space. The large, round, plastic robot head is part of SpaceX’s latest supply delivery to the International Space Station. Friday’s pre-dawn liftoff also includes two sets of genetically identical female mice, 20 mousestronauts that will pick up where NASA’s identical twin brother astronauts left off a few years ago. Super-caffeinated coffee is also flying up for the space station’s java-craving crew.

NASA Technologies Significantly Reduce Aircraft Noise | NASA

A series of NASA flight tests has successfully demonstrated technologies that achieve a significant reduction in the noise generated by aircraft and heard by communities near airports.

Source: NASA Technologies Significantly Reduce Aircraft Noise | NASA