Best friends have exceptionally similar brain activity, suggesting relationships rely on how we ‘process the world’

Dating sites would be well-advised to add “brain activity” as a compatibility criterion, according to a study released on Tuesday showing that close friends have eerily comparable neural responses to life experiences. “Our results suggest that friends process the world around them in exceptionally similar ways,” said lead author Carolyn Parkinson, director of the Computational […]

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The tale of murkiness that is the Lok Ma Chau Loop

Of the HK$50 billion budgeted [for innovation]HK$20 billion will be earmarked for the first ­ phase of the Hong Kong Shenzhen Innovation ­ and Technology Park in the Lok Ma Chau Loop, for infrastructure and initial operation and start-up costs. SCMP, March 1 Let’s put some things in perspective here. That HK$50 billion that our […]

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Ping An Technology is leveraging AI music to boost stickiness of its financial products

Is nothing safe from the reach of the machines? After replacing humans at repetitive tasks, beating them at games of skill, artificial intelligence is now making inroads into the arguably the last frontier: the creative arts.  Ping An Technology, a subsidiary of China’s second-largest life insurance company, has developed an award-winning computer algorithm that can […]

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