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Artificial Intelligence nearing Singularity

Creativity is often cited as one of the central hallmarks of sentience. The ability to reach into the unknown and imagine or invent through the spark of inspiration has been a uniquely human quality. Now that artificial intelligence is creating art, what comes next? 

New chip transmits 1.84 petabits per second

Researchers in Denmark were able to build a prototype photonic computer chip that is able to transmit a record 1.84 petabits of data per second via fiber-optic cable, nearly twice of the entire world's Internet traffic, smashing all records. 

LinkedIn plagued by rampant fraud

The world's largest social network for business professionals and rolodex-skimmers is banning hundreds of thousands of accounts a day, as it struggles with fake accounts and massive fraud. But is it too late?