CDC bot Clara provides online triage for coronavirus testing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched an online self-checker for the novel coronavirus in the form of a bot named Clara. Why it matters: Clara can act as a triage for health care providers, who are under increasing strain from a surge in COVID-19 cases. There are more than 35,000 cases in the U.S. — the third-highest in the world after China and Italy as of early Monday, according to Johns Hopkins data. Of note: The online self-checker is designed to help people make “decisions about seeking appropriate…

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For those who MOCKED preppers, your day of reckoning has arrived – NaturalNews.com

About the author: Mike Adams (aka the “Health Ranger“) is a best selling author (#1 best selling science book on Amazon.com called “Food Forensics“), an environmental scientist, a patent holder for a cesium radioactive isotope elimination invention, a multiple award winner for outstanding journalism, a science news publisher and influential commentator on topics ranging from science and medicine to culture and politics. Follow his videos, podcasts, websites and science projects at the links below. Mike Adams serves as the founding editor of NaturalNews.com and the lab science director of an…

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Advanced knowledge? CDC started hiring QUARANTINE program managers last November to cover quarantine centers in Texas, California, New York, Washington, Illinois, Massachusetts and more – NaturalNews.com

About the author: Mike Adams (aka the “Health Ranger“) is a best selling author (#1 best selling science book on Amazon.com called “Food Forensics“), an environmental scientist, a patent holder for a cesium radioactive isotope elimination invention, a multiple award winner for outstanding journalism, a science news publisher and influential commentator on topics ranging from science and medicine to culture and politics. Follow his videos, podcasts, websites and science projects at the links below. Mike Adams serves as the founding editor of NaturalNews.com and the lab science director of an…

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Overwatch: New Hero Echo Revealed – IGN

Overwatch (for PC) (IGN) Blizzard had teased Overwatch’s next hero reveal in recent days, but made things official this morning with the drop of Echo’s story trailer, which you can watch below. While not much else is known yet about Echo, the official trailer description describes them by saying “an evolutionary robot programmed with a rapidly adapting artificial intelligence, Echo represents the cutting edge of technology.” The story trailer shows Echo as a robot made by a member of Overwatch to “help the world.” One shot also shows a young…

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Toei launches YouTube channel for classic live-action shows, anime

Toei launches YouTube channel for classic live-action shows, anime YouTube channel Toei Tokusatsu World will be available worldwide, save for Japan, and will begin uploading content on April 6, beginning with the first two episodes of 70 different classic live-action shows and anime Updated 5:57 PM, March 19, 2020 TOEI TOKUSATSU WORLD. A new YouTube channel for classic live-action shows and anime is coming. Image from Toei. MANILA, Philippines – Fans of Japanese media who are looking for more content to freely consume during the coronavirus lockdown will have one…

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Japan’s Toei Launches Youtube Channel For Classic Tokusatsu Shows – Variety

Japanese company Toei is launching a designated YouTube channel to give fans access to classic Tokusatsu genre shows from the 1960s to the 1990s, it announced Wednesday. The channel, “Toei Tokusatsu World Official” will begin uploads on Monday, April 6, with daily updates available worldwide outside of Japan. The shows include titles such as “National Kid,” “Captain Ultra,” “Yokai Begeicho” from the 1960s, the Super Sentai Series’ “Gorenger,” “Jakq,” “Message From Space” from the 1970s, the Metal Hero Series’ “Space Cop Gavan” from the 1980s, “Poitrine” and “Chanzerion” from the…

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Clearview AI Probed for Selling Facial Recognition Software to Repressive Regimes | Democracy Now!

A top Democratic lawmaker is demanding answers from a secretive artificial intelligence company over its sale of facial recognition technology to repressive governments including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey sent a letter to Clearview AI on Tuesday demanding information about the company’s database of billions of images scraped from Facebook and other social media sites. Senator Markey wrote, “The use of sophisticated facial recognition technology is concerning even in a democracy with strong civil liberties, but its export to certain foreign countries could enable…

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CGI model Lil Miquela has broken up with her human boyfriend – yes, really | Dazed

In 2018, CGI models began appearing everywhere –  in fashion campaigns, Instagram feuds, and even the Dazed100. With almost two million followers, Lil Miquela is arguably the leader of the AIs, and her presence in pop culture has become so prevalent that it’s easy to forget she isn’t real – particularly when she posts long, heartfelt posts about breaking up with her boyfriend. On Instagram yesterday (March 5), Miquela shared “the inevitable ‘conscious uncoupling’ post”, announcing to her followers that her and her human boyfriend Nick are no longer together.…

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Watch the Adorable Moment Little Girl in BB-8 Costume Got to Meet the Droid in Real Life

This is the moment that a little girl in a BB-8 costume got to meet her robot hero in real-life—and it was even too cute for the Disney attendants to handle. The 4-year-old girl named Belle had insisted on wearing the costume for her visit to Hollywood Studios in Florida last year. Her outfit was so cute, she caught the eye of two stormtroopers who insisted on escorting her to a Kylo Ren meet-and-greet. “When she got into the meet-and-greet and saw that they had taken her to Kylo Ren,…

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