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AI To Boost Cyber-Crime

Posted 02 February 2024

Isaac Asimov once noted that “a nuclear blaster is a good weapon, but it can point both ways.” Most technologies that are capable of doing great good are also capable of doing great harm. 

In modern history, that’s proven true with nuclear energy and genetic engineering. Both have offered great benefits while at the same time presenting significant threats to human welfare and the environment. 

The most influential technologies represent a double-edged sword. That is certainly true with the most recent breakthrough branch... Click for more

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29 February 2024

The modern lifestyle industry owes a lot to Abraham Maslow. Maslow taught that the greatest of all human needs is the need for self-actualisation; the need to look within yourself and discover the greatness within. Christianity is based on the opposite proposition. It says that if we look within ourselves, we will find only fallenness and failure. Abraham looked within himself and saw only an... Click for more

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The Workspace Revolution

Are Offices On The Way Out?

Teamwork, wrote Andrew Carnegie, is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.

The Covid-19 pandemic has wrought huge changes to the working habits of millions, perhaps billions, of people worldwide.

For example, commuting and office work have been hit hard by Covid19. Before the pandemic, more than 20 percent of European workers spent 90 minutes or more commuting to and from work. That will definitely change for the post-Covid generation. 

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