by on January 31, 2019
Words by Kelundra Smith  Photographs by Brad Ogbonna Illustrations by Ryan Johnson Miles from Hollywood is another industry star—Atlanta—the set for many big-budget blockbusters including Black Panther and Stranger Things. When the crew calls cut, they head out to dig into the city’s vibrant culture and cuisine. Here they share their favorite local spots to laugh, dance, and prepare for the next day of shooting with a breakfast of Southern-fried chicken and waffles. Laugh out lou...
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by on January 25, 2019
By Tristan Harris “It’s easier to fool people than to convince them that they’ve been fooled.” — Unknown. I’m an expert on how technology hijacks our psychological vulnerabilities. That’s why I spent the last three years as a Design Ethicist at Google caring about how to design things in a way that defends a billion people’s minds from getting hijacked. When using technology, we often focus optimistically on all the things it does for us. But I want to show you where it might do the opp...
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by on January 23, 2019
By Lance Ng September of 2018, iFlytek, a Chinese technology company and world leader in A.I. — particularly in voice recognition software — was accused of disguising human translation as machine translation during a tech conference in Shanghai. The whistleblower was an interpreter, Bell Wang, who was doing live translation at the conference. He noticed that iFlytek was using his translations as live subtitles on a screen next to the company’s brand logo. This gave the appearance that the t...
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by on January 23, 2019
By Kristin Wong Welcome to Joint Accounts, a weekly advice column about money and relationships of all kinds. Have a question? Email jointaccounts@medium.com. Dear Joint Accounts, My friend’s boyfriend told her he wants to borrow $2,000 for an “act of charity.” What is a tactful way for her to handle that situation if lending money is outside of her comfort zone? — Uncomfortable Friend Right now, I’m betting at least a few readers want to lunge through the computer a...
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by on January 23, 2019
By Alexander C. Kaufman It could be any country, but let’s say it’s Vietnam. The year is 2069. World governments failed to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 — the deadline set in a 2018 United Nations report — setting off a chain of rapid warming. Megastorms and wildfires regularly kill hundreds and displace tens of thousands, and coastal cities are abandoning low-lying neighborhoods to the rising sea. Freshwater and food are in short supply as drought dries wellsprings and parches ...
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by on January 23, 2019
Social networks are becoming a popular way for internet users to communicate and interact online. People spend hours and hours on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. to talk to friends, read the news, discuss events… Unfortunately, this popularity also attracts a significant amount of spammers who continuously expose malicious behaviors. These behaviors lead to misunderstandings and inconveniences on users’ social activities. As the leading solution in building Social Network, phpFox comes right ...
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by on November 13, 2018
Here is an ultimate guide to Canada Express Entry compiled by Immigration Experts which covers all the details about the Express Entry Immigration Canada and making it easier for you to apply for the immigration to Quebec. The system was implemented in 2015 targeted towards managing the immigration applications for the different country’s economic immigrant programs which include Federal Skilled Worker, Canadian Experience Class, and Federal Skilled Trades. The applicant who are interested in...
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by on November 13, 2018
How do you increase employee accountability? Despite the efforts of well-intended HR departments and leaders to create clearly defined job descriptions, confusion persists regarding specific roles and responsibilities in almost every industry, public sector, as well enterprises of all sizes and descriptions. When mistakes are made, deadlines are missed, or communication goes haywire, the blame game, finger-pointing and excuse-making escalates. Any of these scenarios beg the question: “Who is ...
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by on November 13, 2018
“No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” 5 Unexplored Regions of Andaman Forming an archipelago in the Bay of Bengal is situated the breathtakingly beautiful the Andaman Islands. The Andaman Island is known to be the home of the Sentinelese people. This tribe has no contact with any other mankind. It is a restricted area for the trespassers and people here are nomads still living on raw meat and naked body. In A...
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by on November 13, 2018
Saakaar Constructions, a great team of top real estate developers in Patna is here with its latest housing project namely ‘AquaCity’. Saakaar Constructions (the top construction company in Patna) welcomes you to Aquacity, a life enriched by aquatic activities where you stay active, happy and always at the top of your form. The very concept of Saakaar AquaCity building invokes feelings of belonging. Here you feel as if you do belong to a large yet manageably compact family. At AquaCity, t...
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by on November 13, 2018
Backup Box is a file migration tool. It is used to transfer files between online storage services. Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive both are the cloud-storage services. On both, you can store your data, but it depends on you which you use more and which is essential to you. If you want to make some free space in the Drive, then you can transfer data from one to another service but, cloud data transferring is not so simple, to perform this, you’ll need a migrating medium. Backup Box work as...
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by on October 18, 2018
While preparing the Mac for sale, the new owner should not view any of your data and details as it could reveal your information. Resetting the Mac to its factory settings is an option to prevent the threat on the information. Hence you must try to the methods before selling your Mac to Factory reset your system. Here’s how to Factory Reset your Mac. Create Backup of Data Before wiping everything and restoring the Mac to its factory settings, it is advised to create a backup of the data...
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