You can listen to full audio here:Or read the full transcript below:12-144 by Joe PalazzoloContinue Reading… … Read More
http://www.cato.org/blog/cato-respond…Cato Institute scholars Michael Tanner, Alex Nowrasteh, Julian
Sanchez, Simon Lester, John Samples, Pat Michaels, Jagadeesh
Gokhale, Michael F. Cannon, Jim Harper, Malou Innocent, Juan Carlos
Hidalgo, Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus and Neal McCluskey respond to
President Obama’s 2013 State of the Union Address.Video produced by Caleb O. Brown, Austin Bragg and Lester
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THX, the company behind the audio reproduction standard that’s been in existence as we know it for 12 years, has released a calibration app for iPhone and iPad designed to help consumers get the best out of their audio / video equipment. Considering how much some people tend to spend… … Read More
We’ve all seen it, that poor couple sitting in total silence, staring helplessly at their entrees while trying to think of something to say. It’s awful, but it doesn’t have to be, says Lauren McCarthy, an artist and programmer, who is currently beta-testing a tech fix for those quiet moments during dates.
Her solution? Invite the Internet along and crowdsource your smalltalk. It’s Cyrano de Bergerac for the Twitter age, and it’s called Social Turkers.
Here’s how it works: McCarthy sets her iPhone on the table and hits record. Instantly, she is broadcasting a video and audio stream of the date in real time. The video stream is then viewed by Amazon’s Mechanical Turk users, a crowdsourcing service that allows you to post small tasks that people anywhere in the world can complete.
And as reported by Anya Kamenetz at Fast Company, during the date the “social Turkers” answer polls, write reviews of what they are seeing unfold, and send text messages to McCarthy’s iPhone suggesting what to say or do next.
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Reason Editor in Chief Matt Welch appeared
on Fox Business to discuss Obama nominating Chuck Hagel for
Secretary of Defense. Air date: January 7, 2013.About 6 minutes.Scroll down for downloadable versions and subscribe to ReasonTV’s Youtube
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