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Bit Torrent Experiments with Ad Streams

This week, BitTorrent revealed that it would be revamping its Bundle offering as a pilot project called “BitTorrent Now.” The Bundle feature has been heavily used by independent musicians and filmmakers in addition to the BBC and other major media organizations. It will soon accept ads, effectively monetizing its free service even if it causes […]

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Robots Taught to Feel Pain

German researchers are working on developing an artificial nervous system that will function as a way for robots to feel pain. Perhaps in future years, these robots will provide safer ways to blow of steam to a nation infamous for scapegoating. The scientists hope to base the pseudo nervous system on “insights from human pain […]