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What is Ketamine? How it Works and Helps Severe Depression

Jeff Winograd didn’t know an adult life without depression. Since he was 20 years old, he had tried virtually every antidepressant on the market. But he says, “The depression was just a constant.”By the time he was 45 years old, by then a father of two small children and a struggling-at-the-time film and video producer…

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Works in Progress joined Stripe

Works in Progress has joined Stripe We are pleased to announce that Works in Progress has a new home at Stripe, where we’ll be teaming up with Stripe Press to further ideas for economic, scientific and technological advancement. Newsletter We are pleased to announce that Works in Progress has a new home at Stripe, where…

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My PS5 works much better than I thought

Sony’s latest PS5 beta, which began rolling out Wednesday, adds support for a new “Hey PlayStation!” voice command you can use to open games, apps, and settings and control movies and songs. I’ve been able to test the new feature, and to my surprise, it actually works quite well, and I could see it being…

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How Moonshine Works

Rotgut, white lightning, bathtub gin, popskull, panther’s breath, corn liquor or just plain old shine. It has many names, but a couple of things are always true about moonshine alcohol: It’s not considered real shine by purists unless it’s made in secret, and it’s illegal to distill for your private consumption.But in reality, the Alcohol…

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NHS England and Ada Lovelace Institute collaborate to combat AI bias in healthcare

Jakub Jirsák – stock.adobe.com A guide to algorithmic impact assessments is being used to help developers, data scientists and product owners check bias in healthcare systems By Cliff Saran, Managing Editor Published: 08 Feb 2022 17:30 NHS England is working with the Ada Lovelace Institute to pilot algorithmic impact assessments (AIAs) in healthcare. The Ada…

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Conversational AI: How it Works and Where It’s Going

Current chatbots tend to be awkward and even agonizing to use, limited to answering a set of simple queries — often incorrectly. But what if a chatbot could be designed to support more complex and multistep tasks, such as organizing a daily schedule or pinpointing a fault lurking inside a complex mechanical device? Conversational AI…

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How It Works issue 160: What caused the world’s worst catastrophes?

Home News How It Works issue 160: Disaster cleanup (Image credit: Future) In issue 160 of How It Works magazine, discover how human activity led to some of the world’s world disasters. Human ingenuity has taken us from our hunter-gatherer origins, merely surviving alongside other species, to sending astronauts up to an orbiting space station…

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Apple’s Face ID with a Mask works so well, it might end password purgatory

Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, Apple has made Face ID useful again in iOS 15.4 by finally adding the ability to use the face unlock feature while wearing a face mask. I’ve been testing out the new iOS 15.4 beta for a few days, and I’ve been pleasantly surprised at how well Face…

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It Takes Two film in the works from Sonic the Hedgehog movie team

It Takes Two is one of the best games of 2021. In fact, it took home the top accolade at The Game Awards in December. Now there’s a movie in the works. The game puts you in the shoes of Cody and May, a bickering couple on the verge of divorce. Their daughter, upset about…

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iOS 15.4 beta reveals Face ID that works with masked faces

Home News Mobile Phones (Image credit: Future) Apple’s next iOS 15 update might make it possible to unlock your phone without taking off your mask. iOS 15.4 beta, released to developers on Thursday, shows the new security feature as a new FaceID option.In a sign that Apple, like the rest of us, knows masks aren’t…