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Ebola outbreak reaches city of 1 million residents

Enlarge / Ebola treatment center at the Hospital in Beni, North Kivu Province. The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has spread to a city of nearly 1 million residents. There are now 30 confirmed cases and 15 deaths in the city of Butembo reported in the latest update provided by the World Health Organization (WHO). The number of cases in the city center is still low, according to Doctors Without Borders, but that number is rising…

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Deborah Ann Woll Will Lead New ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Show

‘Relics and Rarities’ (Photo Credit: Geek & Sundry/YouTube) Daredevil darling Deborah Ann Woll will star in a new Dungeons & Dragons show next year. On Thursday, Geek & Sundry, a multimedia production company, announced that Woll will be the Dungeon Master and storyteller of Relics and Rarities, a new weekly RPG series. As the show’s DM, Woll will lead the plot and take a group of players on a journey to prevent a wicked prophecy from coming to life. The show,…

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Verizon Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 8 Updated With December Security Patch – Droid Life

Verizon variants of the Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, and Galaxy Note 8 are receiving December’s security patch. For version numbers, Galaxy S9 will carry R16NW.G960USQS3BRK2, S9+ will have R16NW.G965USQS3BRK2, and Note 8 will see R16NW.N950USQS5CRK1. All owners should be seeing these updates quite soon! // Verizon [2] [3] This is only a snippet of article written by Tim Read Full Article

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The Furhat is an empathetic robot that listens to all of your problems [Sticky or Not]

I think even the most solitary of us can admit that we want someone to confide in once in a while. This isn’t always easy, though, especially when people are busy or aren’t the greatest at communicating to begin with. Naturally, technology has a (bizarre) solution — why not talk to a robot instead? That’s where Stockholm-based Furhat Robotics’ eponymous robot comes into play. Taking a cue from virtual assistants like Alexa or Siri, the Furhat is able to understand speech…

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Teachers, Take a Break! – Teacher Tech

Last year I wrote Don’t Be the Holiday Grinch: Ditch the Break Packets. For years I made these giant holiday worksheet packets. WHY? No one told me to do that? I thought I had to do that, what from my past made me think this was something that was good for learning? I Will Punish You Because I Am Doing Work Sometimes the pushback I will get on not giving holiday homework is not an argument about what is good for learning…

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Google Apps, Extensions, and Add-Ons (Ed Tech Pick Five Session)

December 18, 2018 – Google Apps, Extensions, and Add-Ons Learn how you can make your use of Google and Chromebooks more efficient by using Google Apps, Extensions, and Add-Ons. We’ll share several of our favorites and provide you with time to find some of your own. Session location: Technology Learning Center (5300 W Cherrywood Lane, West Valley City, UT) Time: 4:30 – 7:30 PM Click here to register for this session. Pick Five – GSD Ed. Tech. Tuesdays 3rd Tuesday of…

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“Sun in a box” Stores Renewable Energy & Delivers It on Demand

MIT researchers propose a concept for a renewable storage system, pictured here, that would store solar and wind energy in the form of white-hot liquid silicon, stored in heavily insulated tanks. Image: Duncan MacGruer MIT engineers have come up with a conceptual design for a system to store renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, and deliver that energy back into an electric grid on demand. The system may be designed to power a small city not just when…

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My 2018 Holiday Gadget Gift Guide is Here

Last year the holiday season snuck up on me and I failed to get my guide done last year. This year isn’t much different as once again the season just kinda appeared and the next thing you know it’s the last week fo November and here we are. I try to get this done before Black Friday (which has become Black November), but as they say better late than never. If you have a techie or photographer on your holiday…

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New Artificial Intelligence Course by Coursera

Nov 20, 2018 Posted by Dr. Nidhi Arora in Artificial Intelligence, Tech News | 2 comments One of the most popular online learning platform Coursera has announced a new course on Artificial Intelligence on November 14, 2018. The course is meant for all non-technical business people to understand… This is only a snippet of article written by Dr. Nidhi Arora Read Full Article

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Researchers developed a framework that can help computers to see 3-D structure

How does a human understand a 3-D structure? Obviously, by identifying lines, shapes symmetries and the patterns and relationships between them in things like buildings, sidewalks and everyday objects. But can a computer be taught to do the same? Zihan Zhou, assistant professor of information sciences and technology at Penn State, plans to develop a new data-driven framework for structure discovery, leveraging the availability of massive visual data and recent advances in machine learning techniques. These techniques could then be…

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Playoff: Add a Gamification Layer Into Any System

Implementing gamification strategies is a great way of motivating your target to move to the next level. If you have an existing software or process that you would like to add a layer of gamification to and you don’t have the time to have your own team of developers build a full solution, then Playoff provides a rapid, ideal alternative. Playoff is a powerful rules engine that can be easily integrated via SDK API into any existing system as a gamification layer.…

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro review: the best Android option in Canada

Touting brilliant cameras, robust software, solid performance, and a battery that can last for days, all aspects of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro have received meticulous attention. Encased in a beautiful glass body topped with a stunning display, Huawei’s latest flagship is a winner Android phone. If you can afford it, buy it. This is one device you should splurge on. Pros: Stunning design Fantastic triple cameras Vibrant display Crazy battery life Useful security features Intuitive gesture controls Cons: Speakers…

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[Flash File] Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Firmware Download [Stock Rom]

Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Firmware Download. You are about to download Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 stock rom. You can download all Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Flash File from Blogthetech. Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Firmware Information ROM Name Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Stock Firmware Rom Huawei Model Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B170 Based On Huawei Stock EMUI Rom OS Version Android 7.0 Nougat ROM Type Odexed Socs HiSilicon Software needed Huawei Flash Method Compress Zip format Drivers Huawei Drivers Note that flashing a…

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TECHNICITY 2018: The technology showcase for the City of Toronto

ITWC’s December flagship event, Technicity, will celebrate the power of information technology to transform the public service and the citizen experience in Canada’s largest city. Reimagined to showcase the technology acumen of the City of Toronto – and all its board and agencies – Technicity 2018 will feature panels and presentation from senior City of Toronto leaders on issues ranging from open data and big data analytics to artificial intelligence and the role of emerging technologies in improving service delivery.…

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Huawei Mate 20 And Mate 20 Pro Are Now On Sale

It’s only been a couple of monthssince the Huawei Mate 20 was announced at IFA, but boy has a lot happened since then. There were fresh leaks and rumours every few days … and a lot of them were right. But the wait is finally, we’ve seen it for real and it’s out today. Here are all the details. Here Are Vodafone’s Huawei Mate 20 And Mate 20 Pro Plans Very early this morning Huawei announced its brand new Mate…

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[Flash File] Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Firmware Download [Stock Rom]

Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Firmware Download. You are about to download Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 stock rom. You can download all Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Flash File from Blogthetech. Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Firmware Information ROM Name Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Stock Firmware Rom Huawei Model Huawei P9 EVA-L19 B185 Based On Huawei Stock EMUI Rom OS Version Android 7.0 Nougat ROM Type Odexed Socs HiSilicon Software needed Huawei Flash Method Compress Zip format Drivers Huawei Drivers Note that flashing a…

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OVH: the open source public cloud alternative from Paris

Feature image: Mark Collier, chief operating officer of OpenStack, took the stage at OVH Summit to recognize the Paris-based cloud provider for the scale at which it runs OpenStack in a public cloud. Ask Michel Paulin, the new CEO at Paris-based OVH about how the firm plans to compete against hyperscale public cloud providers in the North American and Chinese markets, and he’ll be honest with you – he’s not going to compete. At least, not in terms of scale. “We’re…

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