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We see hundreds or even thousands of images a day, and almost all of them have been digitally manipulated in some way. Some have gotten basic color corrections or simple Instagram filter effects, while others have received full on Photoshop jobs to completely transform the subject. It turns out humans aren’t very good at […]

http://www.popsci.com/use-photo-forensics-to-spot-faked-images


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It’s natural to fear that your idea might be stolen. But you can’t turn your vision into reality without the help of others. Sooner or later, you’re going to want to ask an industry expert to evaluate your product or service. You’re going to need to collaborate with a manufacturer or distributor. But patents cost thousands […]

Advice on protecting your business idea without a patent.


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Snopes Faces an Ugly Legal Battle (The Atlantic) The internet’s favorite fact-checkers are caught in a messy dispute. ALEXIS C. MADRIGAL  On Monday, the editorial staff of Snopes.com wrote a short plea for help. The post said that the site needed money to fund its operations because another company that Snopes had contracted with […]

Read about the complex history and recent legal problems of ...




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Earth might once have resembled a hot, steamy doughnut Synestia \sin-es-ti-ə \ n. A large spinning hunk of hot, vaporized rock that forms when rocky, planet-sized objects collide Earth may have taken on a jelly doughnut shape early in its history. The rocky planet was spinning through space about 4.5 […]

Earth might once have resembled a hot, steamy doughnut


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HOUSTON – Our Verify team is looking into a question a lot of us have asked – is it legal to share passwords for things like Netflix, Hulu or HBO Go? Link to article:  http://www.wfmynews2.com/news/local/verify/verify-is-it-legal-to-share-your-streaming-service-password/458785891

Is it legal to share your streaming service password?



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Losing a legal case can be a devastating thing. While a decision by a judge or jury may seem final, it is not the end of the road. Before giving up, you need to ask yourself, “what is an appeal?” and consider whether you have a reason to appeal the […]

What is an Appeal?


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  Here are a few of the emerging technologies that promise to keep computing performance rocketing ahead: In-memory computing. Throughout computing history, the slowest part of processing has been getting the data from the hard disks where it’s stored to random access memory (RAM), where it can be used. A lot […]

7 Surprising Innovations For The Future Of Computing


Definition of Constitutional Law Constitutional law refers to rights carved out in the federal and state constitutions. The majority of this body of law has developed from state and federal supreme court rulings, which interpret their respective constitutions and ensure that the laws passed by the legislature do not violate […]

What is Constitutional Law?



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Big data has met its match. In field after field, the ability to collect data has exploded—in biology, with its burgeoning databases of genomes and proteins; in astronomy, with the petabytes flowing from sky surveys; in social science, tapping millions of posts and tweets that ricochet around the internet. The […]

A fascinating article about how AI is revolutionizing science.