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Japanese Man Married a Hologram & His Mother Didn’t Celebrate it!

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Some Crave That Connection Only Digital Can Provide       Japan has always been unique in their culture. What this does is prove that even more. You hear love is love. Can a human truly love something like a hologram?  According to AFP, 35-year-old Japanese school administrator Akihiko Kondo recently betrothed himself to a hologram named Hatsune Miku — a

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First Inside Look at the Pokémon: Let’s Go! Pikachu; Eevee Café

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Reading Time: 2 minutes In the run up to the highly anticipated release of Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Japan has opened limited period cafés around the country (Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Sapporo, and Fukuoka), themed entirely on the games. We went and had a look shortly after the Tokyo café opened its doors. Official website here   The theming goes

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News Anchors Are Now Being Replaced With Artificial Intelligence

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Reading Time: 1 minute This is Not Creepy at All       China’s state-run news agency Xinhua has unveiled the newest member to its team. Two AI ( Artificial Intelligence ) reporters/anchors. One speaks English while the other speaks Chinese. At first glance they look like real humans. On closer examination, you can tel that their voices, facial expressions and mouth movements are

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Tiny Robots Deliver Medicine By Swimming Trough The Eye

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Watch These Tiny Robots Swim Through The Eye       Usually burrowing micro robots in swarms is something you would see in a science fiction plot. The reality is that it is a real thing. Though this would make the average person nervous, scientist are betting on tiny, controllable bots are the best way to deliver medicine to parts

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Trese, the award-winning Filipino comic book series is Coming To Netflix

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Reading Time: 1 minute Philippines Making an Impact on Geek Culture     Taito Okiura made an announcement at the Netflix: See What’s Next Asia 2018 event in Singapore on November 8. The announcement was that Trese, the award-winning and bestselling Filipino comic book series created by writer Budjette Tan and artist Kajo Baldisimo, is going to be a Netflix Original Anime Series.   When

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My Internet Sucks… But Astronauts Will Soon Have Faster Internet in Space

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Beaming Up The Space Internet       NASA partnered with Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE). Together they have created a new supercomputer in order to provide (HPC) high-performance computing. It will be sent 254 miles above the earth’s surface. It is called Spaceborne Computer is a system that will be the first to make it to the ISS.  It has officially

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