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Berlin Globo Series Showcase Underscores Its Upscale Revolution

BERLIN — A 12-show Globo Series Show at Berlin Tuesday served to underscore the ongoing revolution in artistic ambition, production methods and distribution outlets at Latin America’s biggest broadcaster. Also, hosted by Globo’s Content Development Manager, Gustavo Gontijo, the Feb. 20 Showcase was also an explicit calling card for Globo’s desire and production capabilities to become an international co-production partner. ...

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Beauty’s Augmented Reality Revolution: What’s Real, What’s Hype, What’s Next

NEW YORK, United States —This past fall at an event in the penthouse of the Gramercy Park Hotel, I drifted past a YouCam Makeup kiosk. Set up on a giant iPad, it looked like a life-sized Instagram. I’d previously regarded apps of this ilk as social media-age video games for selfie-obsessed teenagers who like to see themselves with puppy ears, ...

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The Gender Revolution Is Here: 'We Can Limit Suffering'

OXFORDSHIRE, United Kingdom — The gender revolution is upon us, and its leaders are urging individuals across cultures and identities to act. That was the missive put forth today in an electrifying session at VOICES, BoF’s gathering for big thinkers. The programme opened with Dr Shazan Amed, sister of BoF founder and chief executive Imran Amed, who broke down, on ...

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Nano Global, Arm Collaborate on Artificial Intelligence Chip to Drive Health Revolution by Capturing and Analyzing Molecular Data in Real Time

AUSTIN, TX, USA – Nano Global, an Austin-based molecular data company, today announced that it is developing a chip using intellectual property (IP) from Arm, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company. The technology will help redefine how global health challenges – from superbugs to infectious diseases, and cancer are conquered. The pioneering system-on-chip (SoC) will yield highly-secure molecular data that can ...

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China's Deliverymen Face Robot Revolution as Parcel Demand Soars

BEIJING, China —At Beijing’s sprawling Renmin University of China, two shiny new couriers dart through throngs of students to deliver parcels throughout the day. But they’re not typical Chinese deliverymen. Bright red, grey and black, they are the robot postmen of the future, and are controlled from a command centre 40 kilometers (25 miles) away by e-commerce giant JD.com. The robots are ...

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