Stephen Harper’s petro-Tories have a well-earned reputation for suppressing inconvenient environmental science, but they attained new Stalinist lows when their ministers prohibited Canadian Ice Services from disclosing their government-funded research on the rapid loss of Arctic ice.
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Infiniti Q50 Active Lane Control - Selfdriving Car
Don’t do this. Never! They should be glad that nothing bad happened.
Hands Free Driving: Let’s see how well the Active Lane Control works on the new Infiniti Q50S Hybrid.
The interesting bit: The system doesn’t turn off if you take your hands off the steering wheel (or leave the drivers seat entirely).
Read more here: http://vanishingpoint.at/wordpress/20…
Here’s another stupid active lane assist stunt, which proves that ALA is basically a hands-off autonomous cruise system if you disable the safety timeout:
Autonomous driving in a 2014 S Class 500 - with Automatic Cruise Control & “disabled” timeout for ALA - of course dont try this at home ;)
People generally believe that auto autos won’t be aorund for another decade, but this shows there are already here, at least for highway driving.
Walt Kelly, The Pogo Papers
The new typewriter, indeed.
From Tom Hanks, no less. And it’s pretty great — works with bluetooth keyboard as well! They actually 3D modeled three of Hanks’ vintage typewriters — and created three new fonts.
And thin partitions do their bounds divide.
2noame asked: What are your thoughts on unconditional basic income?
It is a patch to make the current economic system continue, rather than a rethinking of economics.
rollindeepwith3cheeses asked: It appears your blog has been hacked.