A New Way To Solve the “Hardest of the Hard” Computer Problems

Artificial Neural Networks Data Computing Concept

Artificial neural networks – the heart of reservoir computing – have been greatly simplified. A relatively new type of computing that mimics the way the human brain works was already transforming how scientists could tackle some of the most difficult information processing problems. Now, researchers have found a way to make what is called reservoir … Read more

Two more arrested in connection to slaying of Bronx teen

Two more arrested in connection to slaying of Bronx teen

Two more teens have been busted in connection to the revenge killing of a 16-year-old boy in the Bronx — part of a “major gang war” in the borough over the summer, cops said Friday.  The suspects — 19 and 16 — were arrested in connection to the shooting death of Ramon Gil-Medrano in Mount … Read more

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China’s central bank says cryptocurrency transactions are illegal

Kris Holt

China is continuing to push forward in its cryptocurrency crackdown. The People’s Bank of China says crypto transactions are illegal and called for a formal ban. It cited concerns about national security and the safety of residents’ assets. The bank claims cryptocurrencies aren’t fiat currency and can’t be circulated, as Bloomberg reports. Any transactions involving … Read more

Three dividend stocks rated ‘A’ for safety

Three dividend stocks rated ‘A’ for safety

In a world of low interest rates, dividend stocks can be a blessing for investors who need income. But it can be a nightmare if a company cuts the dividend payout. For example, on May 18, shares of AT&T Inc. T fell 6% after the company announced a change of strategy — a plan to … Read more

A farm in Massachusetts said it spent $500 advertising on Indeed for a job running its short-staffed produce stand

A farm in Massachusetts said it spent $500 advertising on Indeed for a job running its short-staffed produce stand

Workers say they’re quitting their jobs in search of better pay, benefits, and working conditions. Olivier DoulieryAFP via Getty Images The owner of a farm in Massachusetts said that he spent $500 advertising for a job vacancy on Indeed – but nobody applied. The advert, which was seeking staff to work at an outdoor stand … Read more