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The Warfare May Be Remote But The Trauma Is Real

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A pilot prepares to launch an unmanned aerial vehicle from a ground control station earlier this year. The Air Force is moving to treat psychological stress faced by remote pilots and analysts a little more like the effects of traditional warfare.





Car Design School Prepares For New Age Of Driverless Vehicles

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A car design school confronts the challenge of getting people to overcome their misgivings about driverless cars. Many Americans are not comfortable with self-driving cars, despite the fact that the industry is spending billions on the new technology.


Online Video Producers Caught In Struggle Between Advertisers And YouTube

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YouTube has changed the way it pays video creators. One says his earnings have recently "taken a huge nose dive."


OK Google, Burger King Hijacked Your Speakers ... And Failed Pretty Quickly

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Real quick, here's a list of ingredients you're unlikely to find in your next Burger King Whopper:


Using 'Sentiment Analysis' To Understand Trump's Tweets

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Planet Money tries to make a program that reads Donald Trump's tweets and then trades stocks. The first step is training the program to interpret the tweets using something called sentiment analysis.


Taser Changes Its Name To Axon And Offers Free Body Cameras For Police

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A patrol officer in West Valley City, Utah, starts a body camera recording by pressing a button on his chest in March 2015. The West Valley City Police Department issued 190 Axon Flex body cameras for all its sworn officers to wear.