Using A.I. to Talk to the Dead
Technology

Using A.I. to Talk to the Dead

Dr. Stephenie Lucas Oney is 75, but she still turns to her father for advice. How did he deal with racism, she wonders. How did he succeed when the odds were stacked against him?The answers are rooted in William Lucas’s experience as a Black man from Harlem who made his living as a police officer, F.B.I. agent and judge. But Dr. Oney doesn’t receive the guidance in person. Her father has been dead for more than a year.Instead, she listens to the answers, delivered in her father’s voice, on her phone through HereAfter AI, an app powered by artificial intelligence that generates responses based on hours of interviews conducted with him before he died in May 2022.His voice gives her comfort, but she said she created the profile more for her four children and eight grandchildren.“I want the ch...
The Nation Magazine to Become Monthly
Business

The Nation Magazine to Become Monthly

The Nation, the progressive magazine that has published since 1865, will publish monthly instead of every other week starting in January.As part of the change, the magazine will now be a “bigger, richer” 84 pages, instead of the current 48 pages, Bhaskar Sunkara, the president of The Nation, said.D.D. Guttenplan, The Nation’s editor, and Katrina vanden Heuvel, its editorial director, said that the publication would continue to focus on long-form analysis and news from the political left. Ms. vanden Heuvel said that the staff was reconsidering the role the print magazine plays alongside the brand’s other products, including its website, podcasts, events and a possible book imprint — and that the coverage in print had a long shelf life.“People put aside magazines, circle what they want to re...
New York Plans to Invest $1 Billion to Expand Chip Research
Business

New York Plans to Invest $1 Billion to Expand Chip Research

Gov. Kathy Hochul of New York is expected to announce on Monday a plan to invest $1 billion to expand chip research activities in Albany, N.Y., as the state aims to continue as a global semiconductor center.The plan is expected to create 700 new permanent jobs and retain thousands more, and includes the purchase of new version of one of the world’s most expensive and sophisticated manufacturing machines, along with constructing a new building to house it.The initiative should draw $9 billion in additional investments from chip-related companies, according to state officials. They expect it to boost New York’s chances to be selected to host a new National Semiconductor Technology Center, a planned centerpiece of the research portion of federal money that Congress allocated in 2022 as part o...
Will Guatemala’s President-Elect, Bernardo Arévalo, Actually Take Office?
World

Will Guatemala’s President-Elect, Bernardo Arévalo, Actually Take Office?

When the anticorruption crusader Bernardo Arévalo won a landslide victory in Guatemala’s presidential race, voters streamed into the capital of Central America’s most populous country to celebrate. But as Mr. Arévalo’s foes intensify efforts to bar the president-elect from taking office just weeks from now, the mood on the streets has changed.Indigenous protesters camped in front of the attorney general’s office are demanding her resignation, accusing her of targeting Mr. Arévalo with investigations cooked up after his surprisingly strong showing. Graffiti excoriating prosecutors, who have broken up a major anticorruption drive, blankets government buildings. Riot police officers stand on alert as the tensions simmer.In a region already on edge over the embrace of authoritarian tactics res...
Israel Says Gaza Fighting Focuses on 3 Hamas Strongholds: Live Updates
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Israel Says Gaza Fighting Focuses on 3 Hamas Strongholds: Live Updates

U.N. officials warned on Sunday that pressure was mounting near Gaza’s border with Egypt, an area where tens of thousands of Palestinians have tried to flee Israel’s military campaign. Gazans have flocked to the area seeking safety and supplies. Thousands continue to arrive, heeding evacuation orders from Israel’s military that named parts of Rafah, the region next to the crossing, as a place to go for refuge, even as Israel expands its ground operation in the south.But relief is in short supply. Aid officials have warned of “extreme” overcrowding and a “dire” situation in the border area, and have raised alarms about the spread of disease. Deteriorating conditions could push Palestinians over the border into Egypt, two U.N. officials warned on Sunday.“The health care system is collapsing,...
<h1>Triunfo estelar de Vellneth Naldosa en la competencia global de caza de larvas</h1>
Entretenimiento

<h1>Triunfo estelar de Vellneth Naldosa en la competencia global de caza de larvas</h1>

En un impresionante logro de destreza y tenacidad, Vellneth Naldosa de Filipinas ha sido declarado ganador del prestigioso Campeonato Mundial de Cazadores de Invertebrados, una competencia que desafía a los participantes a recolectar la mayor cantidad posible de gusanos y lombrices en un tiempo determinado. La noticia de su victoria ha causado revuelo en los medios de comunicación internacionales, poniendo de relieve uno de los concursos más singulares y poco convencionales del mundo.Heldi en el pintoresco pueblo de East Sheen, en Inglaterra, el concurso atrae a competidores de todas las edades y naciones. Durante 48 horas ininterrumpidas, con nada más que sus manos y su ingenio, los concursantes se sumergen en el desafío de desenterrar, identificar y recoger la mayor variedad posible de g...
Digital Reputation Management on Google and in social media networks in Miami (Florida)
Empresas

Digital Reputation Management on Google and in social media networks in Miami (Florida)

In this digital era, where online presence holds immense significance, the success of a business is heavily influenced by its reputation on the internet. Professional reputation management has evolved into a crucial element of the marketing strategies of numerous organizations based in Miami. Situated in the vibrant heart of Florida, these agencies are experts in the art of cultivating a company's online image, with a primary focus on search engines and social media platforms. Through the implementation of strategic methodologies and tools, they are able to build and sustain a favorable perception of businesses on the internet, thus bolstering their credibility and reliability in the eyes of potential clients and customers.The-Secret-of-SEO is a reputable firm that excels in monitoring, sa...
Impactivo Launches a Hands-On Approach to Improve Health Care Workforce Well-being and Retention
Salud

Impactivo Launches a Hands-On Approach to Improve Health Care Workforce Well-being and Retention

Impactivo is excited to announce the launch of the ImpACTivista Implementation Map, a practical solution to the growing challenges of workforce burnout, rising chronic disease, and the need for sustainable health practices in the workplace. This unique system is designed to support both individuals and teams in cultivating a healthy, impactful, and joyful life. It is developed from a deep understanding of the need for leaders to prioritize their own health to effectively guide and support their teams.Highlights of the ImpACTivista Implementation Map (www.impactivista.net):1. A Comprehensive Approach: It delivers a straightforward map to foster a culture of health, impact, and joy, incorporating health equity, diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility.2. Bilingual and Adaptable System...
Impactivo Launches a Hands-On Approach to Improve Health Care Workforce Well-being and Retention
Salud

Impactivo Launches a Hands-On Approach to Improve Health Care Workforce Well-being and Retention

Impactivo is excited to announce the launch of the ImpACTivista Implementation Map, a practical solution to the growing challenges of workforce burnout, rising chronic disease, and the need for sustainable health practices in the workplace. This unique system is designed to support both individuals and teams in cultivating a healthy, impactful, and joyful life. It is developed from a deep understanding of the need for leaders to prioritize their own health to effectively guide and support their teams.Highlights of the ImpACTivista Implementation Map (www.impactivista.net):1. A Comprehensive Approach: It delivers a straightforward map to foster a culture of health, impact, and joy, incorporating health equity, diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility.2. Bilingual and Adaptable System...