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AI beats humans at poker now

In the continuing annals of what are humans good for anyway. A poker bot developed by researchers in Canada and the Czech Republic has defeated several professional players in one-on-one games of no-limit Texas hold’em poker.

The academics behind the work say their program overcame its human opponents by …

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Apple Sets Its Sights on Hollywood With Plans for Original Content

Apple Inc. is planning to build a significant new business in original television shows and movies, according to people familiar with the matter, a move that could make it a bigger player in Hollywood and offset slowing sales of iPhones and iPads.

These people said the programming would be available …

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CVS just announced a super cheap generic alternative to EpiPen

Pharmaceutical giant CVS announced Thursday that it has partnered with Impax Laboratories to sell a generic epinephrine auto-injector for $109.99 for a two-pack-a dramatic cut from Mylan's Epipen two-pack prices, which list for more than $600 as a brand name and $300 as a generic.

"Over the past year …

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💧 Machine makes 🚰water out of ☁️️air‼

A Chilean inventor is marketing a machine that can grab existing humidity in the air and convert it into drinking water💦

Hector Pino wanted to create a supply of clean water for his daughter who suffered from a serious 🚱medical condition.

The machine currently sells for over $1000, but Pino …

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Massive scientific report on marijuana confirms medical benefits

In a new 400-page analysis that blows through the current state of scientific knowledge on the health risks and benefits of marijuana, one of the strongest conclusions is that it can effectively treat chronic pain in some patients.

"It is often difficult for researchers to gain access to the quantity …

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The Nintendo Switch Presentation

If you’ve been salivating for more Nintendo Switch details, today is your lucky day (well, technically tomorrow, if you live anywhere east of the Eastern Time Zone). Nintendo is holding a press event in Tokyo about the company’s upcoming hybrid console, and is livestreaming it for the world …

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⌛🇺🇸 Assange agrees to be extradited to US‼

Julian Assange has agreed to be extradited to the US if the US releases Chelsea Manning.

Manning was arrested for leaking sensitive military documents to Assange and is currently in military detention.

Manning has been claimed to be on Obama's shortlist for commutation.

It is a savvy move for Assange …

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