How The Internet Has Changed The Way We Grieve

March 30, 2018
For Gabrielle Birkner and Rebecca Soffer, death is a part of everyday life. Both women lost their parents when they were young adults: Birkner’s father and stepmother were murdered when she was 24; Soffer’s mother and father died four years apart when she was in her early 30s. The two women, both writers, found space […]
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Here’s why Japan is obsessed with robots

March 10, 2018
A hotel staffed by robots, a robotic girlfriend or dancing robot, with clock-like regularity stories of a new type of robot coming out of Japan. One thing is for sure, the hype is real and robots are integrating into Japanese society and it’s not a novelty, it’s because there aren’t enough people.Over the last year, […]